Call for Papers

Ciem 2017 is associated with the following international journals:

i) International Journal of Innovation Science (IJIS)

ii) Journal of Innovation & Knowledge (JIK)

iii) European Journal of Applied Business Management (EJABM)

iv) Portuguese Journal of Finance, Management and Accounting


Prizes will be awarded to the authors of the three best papers!

The best three papers the following prizes will be awarded:
1st → € 500,00
2nd → € 350,00
3th → € 150,00

Following the success of both six Iberian Conferences on Entrepreneurship, it is with great joy and satisfaction that we invite the academic and business communities to submit papers to Ciem2017 (7th Iberian Conference on Entrepreneurship) to be held on 8 and 9 june 2017, in Esposende, Portugal.

Authors may submit original scientific papers addressing the following topics:

1. Social entrepreneurship
2. Corporate/Business Entrepreneurship
3. Cultural entrepreneurship
4. Entrepreneurship and education
5. Urban Entrepreneurship
6. Rural Entrepreneurship
7. Ecotourism Entrepreneurship
8. Intrapreneurship
9. Case study

Call for papers

The papers should not exceed more than 8 pages.

The copy of the paper sent to the Scientific Committee for review should not contain any
information allowing the identification of the author(s). Hence, information such as, names, affiliations and author´s references should not appear in the original version provided. Such information should only be included in the final version of the paper.

The papers that are submitted must not be published, nor under review for any other conference or national and international publications.

All papers must follow the formatting rules and are to be written in Portuguese, Spanish or English, and the abstracts must also be submitted in English.

All papers will be subject to “blind review” by, at least, two members of the Scientific Committee.

Authors of accepted papers may present their work during the working sessions. The duration of each presentation should not exceed more than 12 minutes, plus another 4 minutes for discussion.


Submission of papers: April 17, 2017 – May 8, 2017
Notification of acceptance: May 5, 2017 – May 15, 2017
Submission of the final version of accepted papers: May 15, 2017 – May 22, 2017
Registration fee payment deadline, to ensure the inclusion of the accepted papers in the conference web sites: May 22, 2017 – May 27, 2017

Looking forward to see you soon