Call for Papers
The International Meeting of Business and Applied Sciences Academy of North America (BAASANA) will be held during August 17-19, 2016 at Newman Conference Center, City University of New York, 151 East 25th Street, 7th Floor, Manhattan, New York, NY 10010.
Scholarly papers, abstracts, proposals for panel from all academic and applied disciplines in business, natural, social, behavioral sciences including fields of applied humanities such as journalism, mass communication, law and legal studies, educational administration health sciences, engineering and IT technologies are being invited for presentation at the conference. The deadline for Submission is March 1 5, 2016. Earlier submission is highly encouraged. Since visa formalities and travel arrangements could take months, international participants are advised to submit paper, abstracts, and panel proposals ASAP. An acceptance letter will be sent following an expedited peer review process.
Volunteers to serve as track chairs, session chairs, paper reviewers and/or discussants should contact the program chair as soon as possible.
BAASANA is an interdisciplinary, not for profit professional association of business, sciences and technology. We seek dissemination of advanced knowledge and skills among scholars and practitioners of business, social, behavioral, natural, applied sciences and technology toward resolving issues and problems of 21st century. By sharing knowledge and expertise and facilitating the transfer of know-how across the digital divide, we seek to contribute toward the improvement of human conditions.
Conference Theme: Research Impact
Applied/international/interdisciplinary perspectives leading to improvement of practices and/or understanding of human conditions.
Founded in 2008, BAASANA conferences and publications emphasize professionalism, mutual respect and collegiality. We require that discussion and comments should be cordial, positive and constructive toward continuous improvement of scholarly endeavors of the participants.
Authors of accepted papers, abstracts, panel proposals will be required to register and attend the conference. Co-author(s) not attending conference will be required to pay a nominal fee of $50. Early bird registration fee is $350 payable within 4 weeks of the receipt of acceptance letter or by May 15, 2016. Regular registration fee after May 15 is $400. Onsite registration fee is $450. To be included in the conference program, all participants must be preregistered by July 1, 2016. International participants must pay a non-refundable deposit of $100 via traveler's check or an international money order by the May 15 deadline to have the presentation included in the conference program. Balance of registration fee must be paid by a bank draft payable to BAASANA (issued to any scheduled U.S. bank branch) by July1, 2016 (permission to pay onsite may be granted for exceptional cases).
If applicable, there will be a fee of $100 for the 2nd presentation. No individual author may submit more than two papers or proposals. The regular registration fee will cover the conference material (name badge; printed program, the publication of paper/abstract in the conference proceedings, admission to all conference sessions, activities, and sponsored meals, snacks and tea/coffee breaks, certificate of attendance (if requested) will also be provided at no cost. Student registration fee covers badges, conference material, access to all sessions, snacks, breaks and a certificate of attendance. All participants must register by completing a prescribed conference registration form. Payments (payable to BAASANA) by bank checks, traveler's checks, personal checks drawn on banks located in the U.S. are acceptable. Due to security concerns, credit cards will not be accepted. Onsite registration during the conference will be handled only through cash payment of U.S. $450.00. Mail payments to: BAASANA, 2201 Bentley Drive, Bloomsburg, PA 17815, USA). Receipts of payments will be given at the registration desk during the conference.
Proceedings be published at www.baasana.org website. The proceedings will also be submitted to ISI Thompson for Review and Indexing. Best papers of the conference upon further review will be eligible for publication at International Journal of Business and Applied Sciences (IJBAS) ISSN: 2165-8072
Hotel Accommodation: Greater New York City offers a variety of affordable accommodations. Hotel prices are more affordable in Queens and Brooklyn and are easily accessible by public transportations. Expedia.com; hotels.com, booking.com, orbitz.com may be used to find discounted rates for hotel rooms in New York City. August being the peak of tourist season, early hotel reservation is highly recommended.
Program Chair: Dr. John Okpara, Professor and Chair, Department of Management and Marketing, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, PA 17815, USA
List of Tracks
Business & Economics
Science and Technology
IT (Information Technology) and ITM Computer Engineering
Medical Sciences and Practices
Education (Issues of Quality, Accreditation/Management)
Law and Legal Studies
Student Track Chair: Dr. Madhav Sharma, Bloomsburg University E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Track Coordinator for Graduate Students: Ms. Camille Menendez: email@example.com
BAASANA is managed as a not for profit professional association by a voluntary and interdisciplinary of Board of Directors.
Dr. M. Ruhul Amin is the founder, President and Chairman of the Board of BAASANA. For a list of Officers and Board Members, please visit: www. baasana.org.