Calls for papers


Middle East Journal of Management
Middle East Journal of Management


SAC-MESS 2019: Special Issue on: "South East Asia: Business and Management Perspectives for Sustainable SMEs"

Guest Editors:
Prof. Kamariah Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Muhammad Khyzer Bin Dost, Superior University, Pakistan
Dr. Muhammad Wasim Akram, Scientia Academia, Malaysia

For this special issue, the Guest Editors will be inviting substantially extended versions of selected papers presented at the 1st Scientia Academia Conference on Management, Entrepreneurship, and Social Sciences (SAC-MESS 2019) for review and potential publication, but are also inviting other experts to submit articles for this call.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Corporate entrepreneurship
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Business management
  • Business strategy
  • Strategic management
  • Marketing
  • New product development
  • International business
  • Enterprise resource planning and management
  • Project management
  • Human resource management
  • Innovation management
  • Supply chain management
  • Management consulting
  • Management training and development
  • Cross-cultural management
  • Entrepreneurship ventures
  • Entrepreneurship in organisations

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process.

All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.

If you have any queries concerning this special issue, please email Dr. Muhammad Wasim Akram at

Important Dates

Manuscripts due by: 6 May, 2019