WEI International European Academic Conference on Business and Economics, Management and Finance

Are You Interested in Presenting? If you would like to present a paper at our 2018 Barcelona International Academic Conference, please review these steps:

Review our Style Guidelines
Important Dates and Submissions
Publication Opportunities
Payment for Registration fees
The Conference Venue
Virtual Presentation
Conference Topics

Further details are outlined below.

 Abstract submissions accepted here until February 9, 2018
Style Guidelines

For proposals/abstracts, your submissions should not exceed 1500 words.  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:

Name, institute affiliation, mailing address, and email address for all authors
Paper title
Body of paper
Tables, figures, etc. in their proper position in the paper (if applicable)
Brief biography of each author (one paragraph, no more than 100 words)

Important Dates

Submit your proposal/abstract or full paper electronically via email attachment to Staff@WestEastInstitute.com

Submit your proposal/abstract or full paper, by February 9, 2018
Early Payment fee by February 9, 2018
Submit your final paper you would like included in the conference proceedings by March 26, 2018
The conference will run from March 12-14 2018

Publication Opportunities

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. 


Within one week 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. All accepted papers/abstracts are double-blind peer-reviewed and will be published in our online conference proceedings (unless otherwise requested).

Conference Registration

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

Register for our 2018 Barcelona Academic Conference  here >

Registration Fees

Fees for the West East Institute 2018 Barcelona Academic Conference are as follows:

$415.00 (US$) per individual to attend the conference for payments on or before February 9, 2018.
$525.00 (US$) per individual to attend the conference for payments received after February 9, 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 20-minute time slot to present one paper at the conference, a printed copy of the conference program, the conference 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.  Spouses whose names do not appear in the program and children are not required to pay the registration fee. 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.


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No refund will be given for cancellations