aRome 2018-International Business Conference

International Academic Conference on Business&Economics, Management and Finance (WEI-BEMFR 2018), Rome, Italy, November 13-15,2018


Are You Interested in Presenting?

If you would like to present a paper at our 2018 Rome Academic Conference, please review these steps:

  1. Important Dates
  2. Publication Opportunities
  3. Conference Venue
  4. Registration and Payment
  5. Review our Style Guidelines
  6. Virtual Presentation
  7. Topics for Conference
 Registration/Abstract Submissions  accepted here until October 8, 2018

You can also submit your proposal/abstract or full paper electronically via email attachment to

Important Dates

  • The conference will run from November 13-15, 2018
  • Submission Deadline/abstract: by October 8, 2018
  • Early Registration: $415 USD before by September 17, 2018
  • Registration Fee: $495 USD after by September 17, 2018
  • Submission Deadline for Final Paper you would like included in the conference proceedings by November 20, 2018

Submit your proposal/abstract or full paper electronically via email attachment to


Within a few days(3-4 days) of receiving your proposal/abstract or full paper, we will email to you a notification of acceptance or rejection. If your paper is accepted, additional conference and registration-specific information will be included.


Abstracts and full articles will be published in the proceedings entitled WEI International Academic Conference Proceedings, in electronic format (ISSN 2167-3179 USA).

Full-length manuscripts may be published in

-Journal of WEI Business and Economics(JWEIBE) (ISSN 2166-7918  USA)
-West East Journal of Social Sciences(WEJSS) (ISSN 2168-7315  USA)

The review process for the journals is slower and more demanding in its standards. Although both the proceedings and journals are refereed, research that meets the refereed standards for the conference and the proceedings may not meet the refereed standards for the journals.

Conference Venue

The location for our November 2018 Rome conference is Hotel Bernini Bristol, Piazza Barberini 23, 00187 Roma , Italy.

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Hotel Bernini Bristol
Piazza Barberini 23, 00187 Roma , Italy - Tel +39 06 488931 

For additional information about the Hotel Bernini Bristol
Piazza Barberini 23, 00187 Roma , Italy  here >

We suggest taking a bus or train to city center arriving at the Airport in Rome.


Registration and Fees

Fees for The West East Institute 2018 Rome Academic Conference are as follows:

  • $415.00 (US$) per individual to attend the conference for payments on or before September 17, 2018.
  • $495.00 (US$) per individual to attend the conference for payments received after September 17, 2018.
  • $150.00 (US$) per additional paper if presenting more than one paper at the conference.

The conference registration fee includes: admission to the conference, an approximate 15/20-minute time slot to present one paper at the conference, a printed copy of the conference program, the proceedings online, and admission to all receptions, coffee breaks, etc. All attending conference participants must pay the registration fee and at least one author per paper must attend, unless the paper is being presented through an e-session.

The registration fee also includes a complimentary standard journal review of your conference paper for up to one year from the date of the conference.

The conference registration fee must be prepaid.

Please complete the conference registration form below.  Attending only and non-presenting conference participants should also submit a registration form (one per participant).

 Register Here


Our preferred payment method is via online transaction. We use PayPal Merchant Services as our payment processor. They accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or PayPal account payments. Note: a PayPal account is not required for online credit card payments (though you are welcome to use one) nor are you required to create an account to complete the process.

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  • A full refund will be given for cancellations received before September 17, 2018(If otherwise is not mentioned)
  • A $85 administration fee is taken for cancellation
  • No refund will be given for cancellations received after September 17, 2018

Style Guidelines

For proposals/abstracts, your submissions should include your name, institute affiliation, mailing address, and email address for all authors.

For full papers to appear in our conference proceedings, your manuscript should be saved as a Microsoft Word-compatible file. Text should be formatted for 8.5 x 11 inch paper, single-spaced at 10 points, with one inch margins and left justified. We generally follow American Psychological Association (APA) guidelines. Your submission should contain the following:

  • Paper title
  • Name , institute affiliation, and email address for all authors
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • Introduction
  • Body of paper
  • Tables, figures, etc. in their proper position in the paper (if applicable)
  • Conclusion
  • References

Virtual Presentation(E-Presentation)

If you cannot attend our conference but still wish to have your paper presented, we offer an E-session for your convenience. Your paper will be presented electronically for viewing and discussion using Microsoft PowerPoint with narration (voice-over). More details on preparing this type of presentation can be found here>

However, you are still required to submit a proposal/abstract or full paper and one author has to pay the registration fee.

You are also invited to attend the conference, even if you choose not to present a paper.

Topics for Business Conference

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Banking
  • Business Education
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Information Systems
  • Business Law
  • Business Teaching Methods
  • Diversity Management
  • E-Commerce
  • Economics
  • Health Economics
  • Energy economics
  • Energy Policy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Public Relations for Business
  • International Energy Development & Usage
  • Management
  • Management Theory
  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Service Science
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Taxes

Your Presentation

Please bring your presentation on a USB flash drive.

Each presentation room will be equipped with a laptop and data projector for PowerPoint presentations. Regrettably, we cannot provide Transparency projectors.

Conference Schedule & Proceedings

The West East Institute will make every effort to accommodate, but cannot guarantee, your preferred presentation dates and times.

Rome 2018 Conference Proceedings will be available on our website three-to-four weeks after the final submission deadline.



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