Call for papers

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The IB Global Conference, Hong Kong 2019 will take place from 24 to 26 March at AsiaWorld-Expo. We invite registered conference participants to submit papers, on the theme ‘Generation IB’, to present at the conference.

There will be over 80 breakout sessions offered during these three days. Sessions may include presentations of conceptual models, professional applications, scholarly analyses, skill-building programs, and case studies.

Registration for conference paper submission will close on 16 November 2018. We will respond to all applicants on or before 1 December 2018.

Please note: If you and/or your co-presenter(s) are not registered conference participants, please complete your registration before submitting your proposal. In the event your paper is not selected and you do not wish to attend the conference, please contact us to request a full refund. The selected main presenter will receive a 20% discount on early bird registration fee by the end of the conference. Co-presenter(s) are required to pay the full early bird conference registration fee.


Your presentation will be reviewed by the IB Conference Committee. The committee will review all presentation submissions using a set of criteria, which includes the relevance to the conference theme. Other important criteria include utilizing a variety of presentation modes to engage with the audience.

As part of the review, the committee will also consider the relevance of the proposal to the theme as well as to one of the conference's strands listed below.

  • International-mindedness
  • Innovation
  • Impact
  • Service
  • Community

Presentations should not have any commercial purpose.