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Persidangan ke-7 Antarabangsa Borneo Perniagaan (IBBC) 2016




Jointly organised by:









What is included in the conference fee?Find out here (update - 28/07/16)


Accommodation options: Within 1km of conference venue (Universiti Malaysia Sabah) - (excerpt of screenshot from here) ** Return shuttle service will be provided between conference venue and 1Borneo Shopping Mall.


Due to many requests, the submission deadline has been extended to 31 July 2016!! (update - 05/07/16)

Venue: Banquet Hall, Chancellor Hall, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (update - 03/07/16)


  Download tentative program here (update - 03/07/16)


Full paper submission still open until 4th July 2016!!

(Please send your full paper directly to: ibbc2016conference(at)




  • Selected papers will be considered for publication in one of these journals:
  1. BIMP-EAGA Journal for Sustainable Tourism Development (UMS)
  2. Journal for BIMP-EAGA Regional Development (UMS)
  3. Journal of the Asian Academy of Applied Business (UMS)
  4. Malaysian Journal of Business and Economics (UMS)
  5. International Journal of Business and Society – SCOPUS (UNIMAS)
  • **All papers will be available online via UMS Library Repository
  • **Best Paper Award
  • **Early Bird for ONLY RM750, submit full paper before 17 June 2016




We invite submissions of papers in any (but not limited to) of these fields:


Accounting - Hospitality Management - Marketing - Banking & Finance - Human Capital Management - Organizational Behaviour - Cross-culture Issues - Information & Communication Technology Management - Public Sector Management - E-commerce - International Business - Quality & Productivity Management - Development Economics  - Regional Integration & Global Competition - Labour Economics - Entrepreneurship - Learning Organisation & Transfer of Technology - Strategic Management - Ethics & Corporate Governance - Management & Development of Small-Medium Enterprises - Tourism Management - Fiscal & Monetary Issues -  Management Science & Operation Management - Environmental Sustainability - Economic - Sustainability - Islamic Economics and Finance - Other topics related to Business & Economics

Important Dates
Abstract submission deadline: 28th May 2016
Full paper submission deadline: 4th July 2016
Regular registration deadline: 19th August 2016
Conference dates:  7th-8th September 2016


Please visit here for conference paper format


Please visit here for information related to fees and registration



For any inquiry please contact:

IBBC 2016 Conference Secretariat
Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah
Jalan UMS, 88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, MALAYSIA

Email: ibbc2016conference(at)

Tel: +6088-320000 ext. 1591 (Ms NurShahida) /1544(Ms Rostika) Fax No: +6088-320360