Call for Papers

NABET Call for Papers

40th Annual Meeting of NABET- a Peer Reviewed Conference

Dates:  October 26 & 27, 2017.  Location: Days Inn-State College, PA.


The Northeastern Association of Business, Economics and Technology invites papers for presentation at its 40th Annual Meeting. The meeting provides an opportunity to present your research and discuss a variety of current issues in Business, Economics and Information Technology. This is your chance to get involved with a dynamic, regional academic organization. To be considered for the program, please submit one of the following:


An abstract (between 100 and 250 words), or

A proposal for a workshop (e.g., innovative teaching techniques), or

A proposal for a special session (e.g., economics of healthcare), or

A proposal for a panel discussion or symposium.


Presentations at the Conference can be based on either completed papers, or work that is still


To submit your Abstract or Proposal for the 40th NABET Conference, please complete the submission process by clicking on this link:


Completed papers that are submitted by September 30, 2017 will be eligible for the Best Paper Award.


Topics in the various disciplines of business (including sport management), economics and information technology qualify for the conference.


NABET is a politically non-partisan organization. Therefore, papers that primarily focus on political, religious, gender or other societal/political topics will be considered inappropriate for the NABET Conference.


Papers presented at the Annual Meeting will be eligible for publication in the Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings.


Conference Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017

**Conference Fee Schedule (the following amounts are not proratable)

  • Early Registration: $180 (Must be received no later than September 30, 2017)
  • Regular Conference Fee: $225 (If received after September 30, 2017 – but must be received by October 10, 2017 in order to be included in the Conference Program)



The conference fee includes five catered meals and the NABET social. Make your room reservations soon, as the Day's Inn is a popular site and could sell out of available rooms. When you make your reservation at the Day's Inn use the NABET discount code CGBTEC in order to receive the NABET discounted room rate:


Day's Inn - Penn State

240 South Pugh Street, State College PA 16801, 814.238.8454


Hotel Information and Directions:


If you have questions or need assistance regarding the conference, please contact the



Conference Director:    Marlene Burkhardt, Juniata College

Conference co-Chairs:  Loreen Powell, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

David Jordan, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania



NABET is also the publisher of a refereed journal (listed in Cabell’s) - the Journal of Business, Economics and Technology (formerly the Northeast Journal of Business, Economics and Technology).  Publication in the Journal of Business, Economics and Technology (JBET) is possible after successful completion of a

double-blind review process.  Submission to JBET is mutually exclusive of the NABET Conference. Information about the JBET including the submission process can be accessed via the NABET website and will be discussed at the Conference.  (; then click on Journal at the top of the page).

Submissions for this conference were closed on 2017-10-03.