Note on Corona virus/COVID-19

The conference 2020 will be hold as an online conference. The IWEMB conference event in Lisbon will be shifted to 2021. Attendance of the online conference in 2020 is free of any registration charges. All authors with accepted papers must present their contributions at the online conference as a requirement for having the papers published in the proceedings  The proceedings will be published as a book with ISBN and DOI at PubliQate. The publication costs will be covered by the organizers (no publication charges for the authors of accepted papers.           

Paper Submission

You can submit your paper here

Important Dates

  • Full paper (long & short): August 15, 2021
  • Notification of full paper acceptance: September 8th, 2020
  • Registration for online-conference (no conference fees) : September 13, 2021 
  • Online-conference: October 8/9, 2021 (presentations of accepted papers)
  • Camera ready: October 30 , 2021 (only accepted papers presented in online conference)

Submission Requirements

General requirements for submission:

  • English language
  • 8-10 pages (max. 3,000 words) for short papers
  • 10-20 pages (max. 6,000 words) for long papers
  • Harvard citation style

There is a Microsoft Word (docx) template available for download. Please use the following link to download the template:

Download the IWEMB 2021 template here.

Please use the styles integrated in the document for formatting as described in the template. You can find examples for formatting your content in the IWEMB 2018 proceedings available as preview at Google books.

The structure shall contain a comprehensive summary of the paper content, an introduction including background information or a literature review respectively, the utilized methodology, the results and managerial implications or conclusions if applicable. Submissions must be handed in as originals; they must not be or have been published or even accepted for other publications aside from this conference.

All papers will be peer-reviewed before acceptance or rejection.

Please note that it will be blind review – papers with names of the authors will not be accepted.

If your paper gets accepted you can present your PhD project at the online conference. For the conference proceedings you need to submit a full paper according to the deadline and specifications above. The paper must be accepted after the review by the program committee, and one of the authors has to attend the online conference and present the paper at this event.