2nd In­ter­na­tio­nal Con­fe­rence on Eco­no­mics, Ma­nage­ment and Tech­no­lo­gy IEMT 2019


  • Transformative Business Management
  • Digital Business Modeling and Entrepreneurship
  • Social Innovation with a focus on Developing Countries

About the Conference:

The 2nd International Conference on Economics, Management and Technology 2019 (IEMT2019) will be held on November 19th - 21st, 2019 at the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Germany. The global economy of the 21st century has seen revolutions in the information technologies, an increase in transnational economic integration and a rapidly changing social environment. With this in mind, the overarching them of the IEMT 2019 conference is "Social Innovation and Transformative Business Management". In line with this we welcome submissions in the fields of economics and business as well as various branches of the social sciences, such as public administration, politics, and regional and international studies. The aim of the conference is to bring together academics, policymakers, independent scholars and researchers in order to share insights and new ideas as well as discuss future developments in these fields.

Keyno­te Spea­kers

Derrick I-Hsien Ting

Der­rick I-Hsi­en Ting

National University of Kaohsiung, Taipeh, Taiwan

Department of Information Management


Knowledge Management in the Era of Social Media

Felix Hartmann

Fe­lix Hart­mann

Hartmann Capital, LLC, USA




Miguel M Uamusse

Mi­guel M Ua­mus­se

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique

Department of Chemical Engineering


Electrification of rural Mozambique: Sustainable Energy Solutions

Tobias Schädler

To­bi­as Schäd­ler

Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Madrid, Spain

Department of Business and Economics


Frequency-based Portfolio Selection

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: August 13th, 2019

Notification of Acceptance: August 20th, 2019

Full Paper Submission Deadline: September 25th, 2019

Registration Deadline: October 17th, 2019

Payment for the Conference Fee: October 24th, 2019

Dates of the Conference:
Tuesday, November 19th: Evening, Welcome Diner
Wednesday, November 20th: Conference
Thursday, November 21st: Conference, Guided City Tours

Paper Submission and Review Procedure

Based on the submitted abstracts, the editorial board will invite contributions as full papers for the conference. After acceptance you are invited to submit the full paper selected either for the plenary session or for the poster session. After the conference the authors will receive a feedback (accept, minor revisions, major revisions, reject) for publication in the conference proceedings. All papers will be assessed by blind peer review. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings (with ISBN) in one volume. Further:

  • Abstract, full papers, presentations and poster must be in English.
  • Abstracts should not exceed 200 words.
  • Please include academic title(s) (such as Dr), the name of the author(s) and affiliation of the corresponding author and email address in the paper itself.
  • The abstract should clearly state the:
    - Author(s) & Affiliation(s)
    - Contact Email
    - Title
    - Principal Topic
    - Results and Implications
    - List of Keywords
  • Papers should not exceed 7,500 words, including all tables, figures, notes, and references.
  • Use Times new Roman 12-point font, double spaced with 1-inch (2.5cm) margins all around for the text, including headers and footnotes (a word template is available for download).

Conference Venue & Accommodation


Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Business and Economics
Street: Wileystr. 1
Zipcode: 89231
City: Neu-Ulm

Neu-Ulm is most easily accessible from either Frankfurt Airport or from Munich Airport. From either airport (note that landing in Munich Airport requires to first take a S-train to Munich Central) the ICE, the fastest type of train in Germany, connects to the city of Ulm. The venue can be reached by taking bus number 5 from bus platform 2 in direction to Ludwigsfeld or Wiley. The bus stop near of the venue location is called "Neue Hochschule".

Some flight tickets include the German rail. However, a ticket separate train ticket can be purchased using the web portal of Deutsche Bahn.


  • B&B Hotel Neu-Ulm, Memminger Str. 31, 89231 Neu-Ulm, walking distance: 15 min.
    We have made arrangements with the B&B Hotel for an allotment of rooms. Please contact the hotel via email and mention "University of Applied Sciences - Pantel" in the subject for a single bed room at 59 € per night; with an additional 8.5€ in case you want to eat breakfast at the hotel. Please note that you need to book the rooms yourself.
  • Orange Hotel & Apartment, Dieselstraße 4, 89231 Neu-Ulm, walking distance: 15 min.
  • Golden Tulip Parkhotel, Silcherstraße 40, 89231 Neu-Ulm, walking distance: 30 min.
  • RiKu Hotel Neu-Ulm, Maximilianstraße 4, 89231 Neu-Ulm, walking distance: 30 min.

Topics of the Conference


  • Transformative Business Management
  • Digital Business Modeling and Entrepreneurship
  • Social Innovation with a focus on Developing Countries


  • Development Economics
  • Quantitative Methods & Game Theory
  • Applied Econometrics

Social Sciences

  • Public Economics & Finance
  • Regional Studies
  • Media & Communications

Subjects relevant to the above mentioned topics will also be evaluated

Organizing Committee

Chair of the Conference:

Prof. Dr. Elmar Steurer, Dean Business & Economics, Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences

Local Organizing Committee:

Prof. Dr. Olver Kunze, Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences
Anna Fischbach, Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences
Emanuel Herrmann, Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences

Distinguished Committee:

Prof. Dr. Uta M. Feser (President), Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Somchai Santiwatanakul (President), Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand
Prof. Leon Shyue-Liang Wang, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Fees and Payment

Fees and Pay­ment


Registration Fee Author/Presenter: 300€


All payments / online transfers should be made in favor of

Staatsoberkasse Bayern in Landshut
Bank: Bayerische Landesbank München
IBAN: DE74 7005 0000 0001 2792 82

Important - please mention PK-Nr.: 0002.0160.0099, IEMT Nov. 2019, Your_Full_Name in the details of the payment.

An invoice will be sent in due course after the payment deadline as of October 24th, which serves as a confirmation of participation.

Aerial view of Ulm Minster (Karle3, Ulm-Muenster-20140719-1446, CC BY-SA 3.0 DE)
HNU Building A

The venue is held close to the core of the historic city of Ulm. The city is located in Southern Germany halfway between Munich and Stuttgart and situated at the banks of the Danube river. Founded in 850 Ulm has a rich history. The historic downtown offers various medieval buildings such as the Rathaus (townhall) or the Schwörhaus and the highest church steeple in the world, the Ulm Minster.

Ulm is surrounded by a picturesque landscape of forests and hills and is directly at the vicinity the Swabian Alb. Nearby is the scenic Blautopf, Germany's second biggest spring. Lake Constance and the Alps are South of Ulm with a driving distance of about an hour.

With an average temperature of 3 degrees centigrade in November, proper winter clothing is recommended.