27TH COSTA RICA GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS AND FINANCE

Conference dates

28 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

Location

San Jose, Costa Rica

Description

You are invited to participate in the 27th Global Conference on Business and Finance (GCBF). The conferences are sponsored by The Institute for Business and Finance Research, LLC (IBFR).

The 27th GCBF conference will be held from May 28-31, 2019 (onsite paper presentation dates May 29-31, 2019) at the Wyndham Herradura Hotel and Conference Center in San Jose, Costa Rica. Costa Rica is often referred to as the Switzerland of Central America and was recently identified in an international study as the happiest place on earth. Costa Rica is a world renowned cultural and environmental destination with tremendous diversity. It has an active volcano, beautiful mountain ranges, world class beaches, abundant rainforest, and many other attractions. Many of these attractions are a day trip from the conference hotel. Visit our website at www.theibfr.com/costaricainfo.htm and www.theibfr.com/herradura.htm for additional information. A detailed call for papers is available at: www.theibfr.com/costa-rica/


The conference provides an excellent venue for you to present your research and receive quality feedback. The conference welcomes papers from academics, including professors, students, and industry practitioners. Theoretical, applied and, empirical papers, as well as case studies are welcome. Papers in all areas of business, finance, marketing, management, accounting, MIS, public administration, economics, business law, business education, agribusiness, health care administration and related fields are welcome. Papers do not need to be global in nature. An Internet Session will be offered for those unable to make the trip to the conference site.

SHARE THIS CALL
We request you kindly share this call with your colleagues. The detailed call for papers link is www.theibfr.com/costa-rica/

JOURNALS AND PROCEEDINGS
The Conference is affiliated with eight peer-reviewed journals: The International Journal of Business and Finance Research, International Journal of Management and Marketing Research, Global Journal of Business Research, Accounting and Taxation, Business Education and Accreditation, Review of Business and Finance Studies, Revista Internacional Administración & Finanzas and Revista Global de Negocios. Visit our website www.theibfr.com/our-journals/ for proceedings and journal specific distribution, indexing and ranking information, Papers honored with the Outstanding Research Award at the conference will be offered publication in one of our journals. In addition, papers receiving the Best Paper in Session Award are reviewed for possible journal publication. All registered and paid attendees may publish a short version of their paper in the Conference Proceedings.

IMPORTANT TIMELINES FOR COSTA RICA 2019
Submission for Presentation Consideration
Regular (Full Benefits:) On or before March 25, 2019
Late Submissions (Full Benefits): March 26, 2019 to April 29, 2019
Limited Benefits: April 30, 2019 to May 31, 2019
Registration and Payment Receipt
Regular (Full Benefits): On or before April 8, 2019
Late (Full Benefits): April 9, 2019 to April 26, 2019
Limited Benefits: April 27, 2019 to May 31, 2019
Award and proceedings submissions: April 12, 2019
Proceedings submissions: April 15, 2019
Hotel Reservations Deadline: April 25, 2019

SUBMISSIONS FOR PRESENTATION CONSIDERATION
Submit a 200-word, abstract, work in progress or full paper at: www.theibfr.com/conference-submission/. Early submissions are greatly appreciated. All submissions must be in Microsoft Word.

CONFERENCE FEES
All attending participants must register and pay the non-refundable, nontransferable registration fee. Conference registration is $390 for both presenting and non-presenting attendees. The registration fee for full-time students is $360. There is an US$80 fee for each additional paper. An additional $50 fee applies to papers with five or more authors. A $50 late fee applies for registration fees received after the regular payment deadline. If your payment is not received by the final payment deadline, your participation will be cancelled.

HOTEL INFORMATION
For Costa Rica the rates are US$100 per night plus taxes and fees, breakfast included. We encourage you to stay at the conference hotels and arrange for your lodging early.

CONFERENCE CANCELLATIONS
Please visit www.theibfr.com/future-events/ for terms and conditions

USEFUL LINKS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
Detailed call for papers: www.theibfr.com/costa-rica/
Conference submission: www.theibfr.com/conference-submission/
Registration: www.theibfr.com/registration/
Hotel information: www.theibfr.com/hotel-costa-rica/
Inquiries: admin@theibfr.com