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Please download our detaled 26th GCBF call for papers. In this document, you will find detailed conference fees, deadlines, hotel rates, proceedings & award submission, journal publication, etc. 

You are invited to participate in The 26th Global Conference on Business and Finance (GCBF).  The Conference, sponsored by The Institute for Business and Finance Research, LLC (IBFR), will be held from January 2-5, 2019 at the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel. 

Las Vegas is an exciting destination with much to offer.  The conference hotel is located at the center of the famous Las Vegas strip.  There are a wide variety of shows and activities to please any taste.  A large number of shopping outlets are located on the strip as well as throughout the city.  Gambling is legal in Las Vegas and there are many casinos throughout the city.  Hoover Dam, the Grand Canyon, and twelve other national parks are within a few-hour drive of Las Vegas. 

MPORTANT DATES (must be received at our office by)
Submission for presentation consideration

Regular (Full Benefits): On or before November 5, 2018
Late Submissions (Full Benefits): November 6, 2018 to December 4, 2018
Limited Benefits: December 5, 2018 to January 5, 2019
Registration and Payment
Regular (Full Benefits): On or before November 19, 2018
Late (Full Benefits): November 20, 2017 to December 4, 2018
Limited Benefits: December 5, 2018 to January 5, 2019

Award submission (optional): November 19, 2018
Proceedings submission (optional): November 20, 2018
Hotel Booking Deadline: November 30, 2018
Event dates:  January 2-5, 2019

The conference welcomes papers from academics, including professors and students, and industry practitioners.  Non presenting participants are also welcome.  Theoretical and empirical 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. Case studies in all areas of business, finance and related fields are also welcome. Papers do not need to be global in nature. English and Spanish language sessions will be offered. An Internet Session will be offered for those unable to make the trip to conference venue.


Network with other professionals
Present your research at an international conference
Receive feedback from colleagues on your research
Publish a short version of your paper in the refereed conference proceedings
Compete for the Best Paper in Session award
Compete for the Outstanding Research Award
Have your paper considered for publication in a peer reviewed journal
Network with potential employers and employees
Meet Journal Editors
Visit a beautiful destination

Affiliated Journals
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 (Spanish Language) and Revista Global de Negocios (Spanish Language).  The journals are distributed in print, and electronically.  Current journal specific distribution, ranking and indexing information