International Society for Business Innovation & Technology Management

29th ISBITM Conference

Announcement and Call for Papers


The 29 th International Society for Business Innovation & Technology Management Roundtable Conference


April 20 th -24 th , 2020


BE Grand Hotel Bohol (tentative)


Theme "Circular Economy & SDG12"


The conference aims to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas on the latest international business innovation developments in the field of management among researchers and practitioners in universities and industries, and to seek opportunities for collaboration among the participants. The conference is also expected to foster networking, collaboration and joint effort among the conference participants to advance the theory and practice as well as to identify major trends in Innovation and Circular Economy. The ISBITM conferences have been very successful in attracting participations from all over the world. Currently, there are European BITM, African BITM and Asia Pacific BITM for our regional development.



Co-organizers and Partners



  • De La Salle University, Manila
  • University of Nottingham, UK and China
  • Asia University, Taiwan
  • Chinese Institute of Innovation Management Development, Taiwan


Important Dates

Submission Deadline of Abstract Feb 16, 2020
Notification of Acceptance Feb 20, 2020
Editorial Meetings (by invitation) Apr 20-21, 2020
PostDoc Workshop (by selection) Apr 20-21, 2020
Welcome Cocktail Apr 22, 2020
Conference Proper Apr 23, 2020
Research lab visits (tentative) Apr 24, 2020



Opening Ceremony Speaker


  • Acad. Prof Raymond Tan, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation, De La Salle University
  • TBD


Regular Papers Submission and Keynote


Authors should electronically submit ABSTRACT in MS WORD document, and to EMAIL: . The first page of the paper must contain the titles, names and affiliations of the authors, email address, and four keywords/phrases. Please identify the corresponding author giving full contact information including email address.





Excellent papers accepted and presented in this conference will be reviewed and recommended for publication in the following journals: Journal of Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers; Journal of APBITM; Progress of BITM and others. The outstanding conference papers will be recommended directly to the guest editors of the SSCI/SCI journal special issues in 2020- 2021, namely: MEQ, Sustainability and RCR, who are present in the conference.



About the Philippines islands (Cebu, Bohol, Boracay, Palawan, Siargao)


The Philippines is a Southeast Asian country in the Western Pacific, comprising more than 7,000 islands. It has direct flights from many Australian, ASEAN, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean cities to Manila and Cebu.




Topic of Interests


  • Circular Economy & SCP
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • Business & Economic Decision-Making Model
  • Operations Research
  • Management Science
  • Technology Management
  • Green Innovation
  • Sustainable Finance
Regular Fee 680 USD
Student Fee 580 USD
Regular Fee(Early Bird) 580 USD
Student Fee(Early Bird) 480 USD