Call for Papers


Annual Tokyo Business Research Conference



Conference Theme: Research for Progress



Conference Dates
9 - 10 December 2019
      Musashino University, Ariake Campus, Tokyo, Japan

Submission Deadline: 28 October 2019
Notification of Acceptance: Before 15 November 2019
Deadline for Registration: 22 November 2019
Email Your Abstract or Full Paper:


Abstracts and or full papers relating to all broad areas of Accounting, Banking, Finance, Economics, Management, Marketing, information systems and all other fields of business. This international conference is organized by Global Research Institute for Business Academics, Australia and assisted by, Department of Global Business, Faculty of Global Studies, Musashino University, Tokyo, Japan.



Manuscript Submission and Review Process


Manuscripts (either full papers and/or abstracts) should be prepared as per guidelines (see the link in the conference website). Please include paper title, author title (such as Mr. Ms. Dr.), the name of author(s) and affiliation of the corresponding author, email address and the field/track of research in the paper itself. Papers which do not contain this information will not be considered for this conference.  All submissions will be professionally blind reviewed and review outcome for each paper will be announced within declared time. It is highly recommended that those who require longer time for visa processing submit their manuscript as early as possible.



Publication as Proceeding Papers


You will have the opportunity to publish either your abstract or full paper with ISBN as Electronic proceeding paper via dedicated website:



Publication in International Journals


The following journals are affiliated with this conference:  


  • Journal of Management Sciences (Indexed by Thomson Reuter).

  • Banks and Banking System (Indexed by Scopus). 

  • International Journal of Supply Chain Management (Indexed by Scopus).


Please note that the editorial board of the respective journals will independently consider high quality papers. You need to follow the journal’s policy. For example, while JMS does not charge any fee, BBS asks for submission fee.


Publication in International Journals Rated By ADRIJ


Outstanding papers will be considered for publication in the following journals ranked by the Australian Directory of Ranked International Journals (ADRIJ):


  • Global Review of Accounting and Finance (Ranked by ADRIJ as 3 Star).

  • World Journal of Management (Ranked BY ADRIJ as 3 Star).

  • Global Economy and Finance Journal (Ranked By ADRIJ as 4-Star).


This is subject to payment of paper processing fee and compliance to the review report that would be sent after the conference. Each of these journals has DOI number from Crossref of USA.



Written Feedback and Awards


Unlike all other conferences which are mostly predatory, we will provide extensive review report on your paper so that you can revise the paper to make your paper publishable in Scopus indexed or top ranked journals. This report will be prepared by the experts in the field and you need to allow at least three months to receive this quality report. This is the only conference where you will receive such a report. In order to get such a coveted report, you must send us your full paper either before or two weeks after the conference.


Best Paper Award


This award will be announced in each track and will be published in any of the above ADRIJ-ranked journals without any fee and a certificate will be issued. All awardees will be awarded Fellowship of the Global Research Institute for Business Academics which will allow you to receive discount for future conferences and to serve in the International Scientific Committees.


Key Dates and Relevant Information

Submission Deadline:  28 October 2019

Notification of acceptance: Before 15 November 2019

Deadline for registration:  22 November 2019


Email your abstract or full paper:

Registration Fee:  US $400



Further Information


Please click on the links provided on the top of this website for more information.

For further enquiries: Please contact Prof. Dr. Mohammad Hoque, Conference Coordinator, via if you have any questions.


Program Chair: Assoc. Prof. Connie Chang, Musashino University, Tokyo, Japan.



International Program Committee Members


Professor Dr. John Okpara, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA.

Professor Dr. William Lim, York University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Nick Koumbiadis, Adelphi University, USA.

Professor Dr. James Healey, Point Park University, USA.

Professor Dr. Stuart Orr, Deakin University, Australia.

Professor Dr. Pieter Nel, Unitec New Zealand, New Zealand.

Professor Dr. Mazhar Islam, Florida A & M University, USA.

Professor Dr. Ravi Kiran, Thapar University, India.

Professor Dr. Marisol Cen Caamal,Universidad Anahuac Mayab, Mexico.

Professor Dr. Carlos Santos, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Portugal.

Professor Dr. Sarath Nonis, Arkansan State University, USA.

Professor Dr. Uma Kumar, Carleton University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Peter Yannopoulos, Brock University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Alberto Pezzi, University Roma Tree, Italy.

Professor Dr. Mohiddin Othman, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia.

Professor Dr. Ming-Chang (Mike) Cheng, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan.

Professor Dr. Pbavakaran Sellamuthu, Universidad Del Norte, Columbia.

Professor Dr. Vittorio D’Amato, LIUC-Universita Cattaneo, Italy.