fees & registration
Early-bird registration fee is R5 000 – valid until 31 May 2018. After that date, the amount of R5 500 is payable.
Registration opens on 1 March 2018. The deadline for the submission of competitive papers is 30 June 2018.
Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Delegates are encouraged to upload their papers via the upload portal.
Travel & Accommodation
The conference will be hosted at the Le Meridien Ile Maurice. A 4-night block-booking secured special rates for the IBC.
To provide an international platform for the presentation, discussion and debate of multidisciplinary academic and professional approaches and research on contemporary developments in an ever-turbulent business environment.
To provide the opportunity for academics, practitioners and post-graduate students to have their work validated and benchmarked within the benevolent academic and professional community.
To create a pleasant and enjoyable environment to serve the first two goals where delegates can also relax, get to know their fellow academia informally, and truly build their networks.
Stephan van der Merwe
Johan van Zyl
Submission of papers and abstracts for the 12th IBC is now open
IBC 2018 Programme
Time is running out for paper submissions and securing a place at the 12th IBC Conference to be held in Mauritius from 23-26 September 2018. Download Final Call
Since the first call for papers, the IBC Organising Committee has been hard at work to secure an appropriate venue on the beautiful island of Mauritius, our destination for the 12th IBC to be hosted from 23 to 26 September 2018. The second Call for Papers, containing updated information on the venue, travelling and accommodation Read more about 2018 IBC Second Call for Papers[…]
The IBC Organising Committee is pleased to announce the venue for the 2018! Le Méridien Ile Maurice is where scholars and practitioners will assemble for the 12th IBC from 23 to 26 September 2018 to present, discuss and debate the fruits of their research labour. Standing at the edge of 1,000 meters of sparkling ivory sands Read more about 2018 IBC Venue[…]
To enable IBC supporters to stay in the know with news, views, updates and important conference information, we’ve set up a LinkedIn group in addition to the conference’s usual communication channels. We invite all past IBC delegates, as well as academics keen to know more about our conference, to join the group and help shape Read more about Join the IBC LinkedIn Group[…]
First Call for Papers for IBC 2018 to be hosted in Mauritius from 23 to 26 September Download here
It is our pleasure to announce that the 2018 IBC will be hosted in Mauritius from 23 to 26 September 2018. The selection of the specific venue is currently under way by the organising committee in collaboration with the IBC ExCo, and will be announced in due course. The first call for papers will also Read more about 2018 IBC Conference Notification[…]
The 2017 IBC Proceedings is available for download: PROCEEDINGS