14th ICESAL 2017
Email us at icesal@icesal.org

International Conference on Enterprise Systems, Accounting and Logistics

Supported by TEI of Crete, MSc Programme on Accounting and Auditing

Call for papers


Conference scope/background

The 14th ICESAL 2017 Organizing Committee cordially invites contributors from academia and industry from all over the world to submit their original research in the forthcoming conference which will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, during June 17-19, 2017.

The conference seeks to investigate thoroughly how the disciplines of Enterprise Systems, Accounting, Finance, Logistics, Management and Education or their interaction can enhance business performance in the contemporary complex and competitive environment. As was the case with previous conferences, presenters and attendees originate from a variety of disciplines, including Accounting, Logistics, Management, Strategy, MIS and/or Computer Science.

All submissions will be in English and will be double blind reviewed. The conference accepts completed research papers, research-in-progress papers, and abstracts.

A best paper award, based on the marks assigned by the reviewers and the final decision of the conference chairs, will be awarded for a full paper at the conference. At the author’s prerogative, this paper as well as other high quality papers will be considered for publication at a major scholarly international journal.

Topics of interest

Topics of interest fall into the following areas:

AREA I: ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS

AREA II: ACCOUNTING, FINANCE AND BUSINESS PERFORMANCE

AREA III: LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT AND E-COMMERCE

AREA IV: CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS

AREA V: INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT

AREA VI: EDUCATION

Instruction to authors

The ICESAL 2017 conference accepts completed research papers, research-in-progress papers, and abstracts.

Submissions of all the above catagories received by the deadline will be double blind reviewed. Accepted submissions will be published in the conference proceedings, providing that at least one author registers and attends the conference. It is not permitted to non-registrants to present papers.

All submissions should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to the conference's secretariat; icesal@icesal.org. Upon receipt of your submission, you will receive a notification by e-mail within 48 hours. Should you not receive such a notification, please contact the conference's secretariat.

Manuscript style

Please submit your manuscript electronically as an e-mail attachment to the conference's secretariat in Word for Windows document or pdf format. The accepted camera-ready version should be in a Word for Windows document format. Please make sure your paper adheres to the following instructions:

1. Manuscripts should be typewritten in English using Arial 12 size fonts and including 2.54 cm margin on all four sides.

2. The first page of each submission should include the following: 1.paper title, 2.author name(s), 3.affiliation(s), 4.address(es), 5.telephone / fax number(s) and 6.e-mail address(es).

3. The main body of the paper should include the title (centered, using an Arial 16 size font, bold), the abstract (using an Arial 11 size font) and 3-5 key words, but no author identification. Section headers should be written using an Arial 14 size font, bold, left aligned and numbered. Figures and tables should be included in the text and not provided separately.

4. All references in the text must be included in the reference section and vice versa. References in the text should be of the following format: (Zeon and Dark, 2004; Paul, et al. 2003; Bartol, 1999). You should use “et al.” for reference to more than two authors. In the references section, entries should be ordered alphabetically, unnumbered and must be complete including the last name and initials of all authors. For journal articles, the author(s)' name(s) should be followed by date of publication in parentheses, journal title in italics, volume, number, month and pages. For references to books, include author(s) name(s), date of publication in parentheses, book title, publisher, city, country, year and page.