Call for Papers

FOSTIIMA Business School invites scholars worldwide to join us at the International conference on transformative strategies in business and technology (ICTSBT-2024). The theme revolves around mastering the art of thriving in a VUCA world, where we aim to explore strategies for leveraging opportunities while overcoming challenges. Authors are encouraged to submit extended abstracts detailing their research, focusing on the problem, objectives, methodology, and expected outcomes. Upon acceptance, full papers are to be promptly submitted for consideration.

For streamlined submissions, we accept papers exclusively through online submissions at Our rigorous review process ensures that accepted papers undergo thorough refinement, providing valuable feedback to authors.

The highlight of this conference is the opportunity for accepted papers to be published in the prestigious Scopus proceedings, offering scholars unparalleled visibility and recognition in the academic community.

Conference Tracks

These sub-themes outlined under each track are indicative, but not exhaustive. Researchers are free go deliberate on any other issues, which broadly fit into a particular track, even if the subject is not listed in the sub-themes.

Track 1: Economics and Financial Innovations
  • Digital Currencies and Blockchain Technology
  • Global Market Dynamics
  • Financial Markets and Regulation
  • Banking and Microfinance
  • Innovative Financial Technologies
  • Cost Management and Efficiency
  • Corporate Governance
Track 2: Marketing in the Digital Age
  • Online Media
  • Online Retailing
  • Technology in Promotions
  • Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality in Marketing
  • Chatbots in Marketing
  • Branding in the Digital World
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Digital Natives
Track 3: Human Resource and Virtual Work Management
  • Talent Management in the Digital Era
  • Managing Remote Teams
  • Online Learning and Development
  • Gig Economy and Flexible Work
  • Cyberloafing and Productivity
  • Workplace Diversity and Inclusion
  • Whistleblowing in the Digital Age
Track 4: Operations, IT and Digital Transformation
  • Blockchain Applications
  • The Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Industry 4.0
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Society 5.0 and the Metaverse
Track 5: Sustainable Development and Green Technologies
  • Innovations Driven Sustainable Strategies
  • Technological Innovations and Change Management
  • Sustainable Engineering Solutions for Global Challenges
  • Technological Advances for Environmental Conservation
  • Green Technologies for Sustainability
  • Digitalization and Sustainable Practices
  • AI and Analytics for Sustainable Decision-Making
  • Monitoring and Preserving Natural Resources
  • Engineering Solutions for Affordable and Clean Energy Access
Track 6: Ethical Leadership and Governance
  • Tech Ethics in a Diverse World
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Across Borders
  • Responsible Tech Innovation for Humanity
  • Circular Economy Innovations
  • Ethical Leadership and Governance in Innovations
  • Innovations for Disaster Resilience and Mitigation
Track 7: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management of Innovations for Social Impact
  • Innovative Leadership and Global Management
  • Leading Sustainable Change in Organizations
  • Sustainable Business Strategies and Competitive Advantage
  • Workforce Diversity and Collective Work Culture
  • Global Operations Value Chain
  • Green Finance
  • Supply Chain Integration
  • Contextual Case Studies
Track 8: General Management Strategies
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Corporate Governance
  • Business Ethics and Human Values
  • Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Spirituality in Organization/Spiritual Empowerment
  • Cross-Culture Management
  • Leveraging Digitalization for Organizational Success
  • E-business and Revenue Management
  • Role of Forex in Reviving the Economy
  • Operational Excellence, Market Volatility, Mergers and Acquisition
  • Women Economic Empowerment
  • Strategic Management in E-commerce Enterprises
  • Contemporary Issues of Inclusive Growth
  • Supply Chain Strategies
  • Agricultural, Rural and Natural Resource Management