2020 MBAA International Conference: March 25 – 27, 2020

Call for Papers

2020 MBAA International Call for Papers

Conference Schedule March 25–27, 2020

WHEN:    Panel discussions and paper presentations begin:

1:30 pm – Wednesday

Conference concludes: 4:15 pm – Friday

WHERE:  The Palmer House Hilton

– Located in the heart of Downtown Chicago


  1. A letter of transmittal must include the following information for each author: (a)full name, (b) position, (c) affiliation, (d) mailing address, (e) telephone and fax numbers, and (f) e-mail address.
  2. Please make your submission in accordance with instructions provided by each professional division program chair. In the absence of specific instructions please make your submission via e-mail. Name(s) of the author(s) and address(es) must be on a detachable form page. The manuscript MUST contain no reference to the authors.
  3. Division Chair contact information is available here.
  4. Do NOT send your paper to more than one division chair for review. If you are uncertain about where to send your proposal, mail it to Rama Yelkur, MBAA International General Program Chair. If you have any questions about submitting your paper, please contact Rama Yelkur. Papers must NOT have been presented elsewhere before the 2017 Chicago meeting or be under consideration by other conferences or journals.
  5. Each paper will be at least double blind refereed.
  6. Author(s) must register for the conference and at least one author must attend the meetings in Chicago to make a presentation of the paper. Also, everyone who attends the annual meeting must register for the conference. here.

Value-Added Benefits

Present your paper at a major conference in a collegial environment. Participate in an organization dedicated to the development of the business profession. Interact with colleagues from all business disciplines. Excellent meeting facilities at The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago.

Special Conference Features

Distinguished Papers & Awards

One meritorious paper from each of the twelve organizations is recognized as the MBAA International Distinguished Paper. A plaque is awarded to each Distinguished Paper author at the annual business meeting on Thursday afternoon of the conference. Also, many of the MBAA International organizations present their own Best Paper as well as Service Recognition Awards.

Publisher Booths

Publishers display textbooks, supplements, and other courseware throughout the conference

MBAA International Hospitality Suite

MBAA International hosts a hospitality suite for its members and guests. Beverages and snacks are served on Wednesday and Thursday evenings at the conclusion of the days activities. Further information is provided at the conference.

Fun Nights

Enjoy two entertaining “Fun Nights in the City!” – Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Entertainment selections have included great music on Wednesday night and the Chicago Blues Review and Beatles Tribute Band on Thursday!

Cyber Cafe

E-mail access and refreshments will be available.

Registration for the 2020 Conference now available!

Do you have any questions or a comment?

Send an email to: [email protected]

Or give us a call at:
(615) 898-2838

Registration cards can also be faxed in at:
(615) 898-5187