Call for Participation: The 8th World Congress on the Management of eBusiness
October 13, 2006

The 8th World Congress on the Management of eBusiness

Call for Participation

The 8th World Congress on the Management of eBusiness

“Leveraging eBusiness Practice Through Research”

July 12-13, 2007 Toronto, Canada
http://www.merc.mcmaster.ca/eworldcongress/index.html


The 8th annual World Congress on the Management of eBusiness will provide a unique forum for researchers and practitioners to come together to present, discuss and review recent, ground-breaking research results on the deployment and use of information technologies and services for eBusiness. By providing a forum for healthy dialogue and discussion between practitioners and researchers, this conference promises to inform eBusiness practice, establish research directions, and facilitate future research collaborations. This conference would be of high interest and relevance to researchers interested in disseminating eBusiness research results and to companies seeking to advance their business agendas through professional research. The 2007 Conference will be hosted in Toronto by the McMaster eBusiness Research Centre (MeRC).

The Congress program will consist of invited keynote addresses, workshops, academic and practitioner presentations, panel discussions and a technology expo. Special themed tracks for the conference include, but are not limited to: i) B2B Commerce; ii) B2C Commerce; iii) eGovernment; iv) eHealth; v) eLearning; vi) Privacy, Security & Trust; and vii) eBusiness Case Studies

Paper Submission and Important Dates
High-quality papers (previously unpublished or submitted elsewhere) are welcome. Research papers, which need not be limited to the above special themes, can be conceptual, theoretical, empirical, experimental, or case studies and will be double-blind peer-reviewed by at least two experts of the program committee. Accepted papers will be published in full in the CD proceedings of the conference. Prizes will be awarded for the best papers. Selected papers will be published in a special issue of the International Journal of Electronic Business (IJEB). For detailed submission information please visit http://www.merc.mcmaster.ca/eworldcongress/index.html


Held in conjunction with the
Sixth International Conference on Mobile Business (ICMB 2007)
July 9 - 11, 2007
Toronto, Canada
March 5, 2007 Full paper submission deadline (academic)
April 2, 2007 Author notification
April 29, 2007 Camera ready papers due
April 30, 2007 Abstract submission deadline (practitioners)
Panel proposals due
Workshop proposals due
July 9 – 11, 2007 Sixth Intl. Conference on Mobile Business
(ICMB 2007), Toronto Hilton
July 12 -13, 2007 The 8th World Congress on the Management ofeBusiness, Toronto Hilton

Conference Co-Chairs:
Dr. Khaled Hassanein, Director, McMaster eBusiness Research Centre (MeRC), DeGroote School Business, McMaster University, Canada, Tel: 905-525-9140 Ext. 23956, Email: hassank@mcmaster.ca

Dr. Milena Head, Associate Professor, Information Systems, DeGroote School Business, McMaster University, Canada Tel: 905-525-9140 Ext. 26996, Email: headm@mcmaster.ca

Program Chair:
Dr. Brian Detlor, Associate Professor, Information Systems, DeGroote School Business, McMaster University, Canada Tel: 905-525-9140 Ext. 23949, Email: detlorb@mcmaster.ca


Conference proceedings published by the IEEE Computer Society