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ARBS 2020

Hosted by Eastern Kentucky University's School of Business

March 26-27, 2020

Thursday, March 26 - Welcome Reception

Friday, March 27 - ARBS at EKU's Business and Technology Center on the Richmond Campus 

Registration: $100

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, March 26 – Evening Welcome Reception, Chenault Vineyards, Richmond, KY

Friday, March 27 – Research Presentations; morning and afternoon sessions, EKU Business & Technology Center

***REGISTER HERE***

ARBS 2020

The purpose of the Appalachian Research in Business Symposium is to provide an opportunity for the business faculty of universities in the Appalachian region to share current research interests and outcomes.

Research will be presented in the business areas of Accounting, Business Education, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Hospitality and Tourism, Management, and Marketing. Research in the developmental stage as well as investigations nearing completion are invited. There will be an opportunity for audience feed-back and discussion.

CALL FOR PAPERS

You are invited to submit your research to the 2020 Appalachian Research in Business Symposium to be held March 26-27, 2020 at the EKU Business and Technology Center (BTC) located in Richmond, Kentucky. 

Submissions are encouraged from scholars who use different theoretical and empirical approaches to deliver the latest research results in different business fields. 

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMITTING YOUR RESEARCH

Submissions will be peer reviewed for acceptance at ARBS 2020, and at least one author from each accepted submission is required to attend the conference and present the research. You may choose one option (per paper) from two submission types:

Short Paper Submission: Submissions should have approximately 750-2000 words. Accepted short papers will be published in the ARBS 2020 proceedings, unless the author requests otherwise. All submissions are required to be formatted to the specifications of the template found HERE

Submit your SHORT PAPER as a Microsoft Word document here. 

Abstract Submission: Submissions should have approximately 300-500 words. Abstracts will be included as a separate section of the proceedings. All submissions are required to be formatted to the specifications of the template found HERE

Submit your ABSTRACT as a Microsoft Word document here. 

Important Dates:

  • Proposal or structured abstract submission deadline: January 15, 2020
  • Author notification of accepted presentations: February 21, 2020

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

HOTEL

TownePlace Suites Richmond
2019 Colby Taylor Drive
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 353-4860 

Book by March 5 to guarantee special rate and availability
**When booking, reference "ARBS 2020" group**

Book Online Here

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Contact

Dr. Kristen Wilson - Kristen.Wilson@eku.edu 

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