Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speakers:

Software Revolution Behind the Scenes of Digitalization. Prof. Markku Oivo, Director of M3S, University of Oulu, Finland 

Cultivating Model of NJIT-Oulu Cooperation Program. Prof. Jing Jiang, Executive Dean of School of Education, Nanjing Institute of Technology, China 

On Intervention Research: Information Systems Example. Prof. Mikko Siponen, Member of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, China Changjiang Scholar, University of Jyvaskyla,Finland 

New Era New Development of TNE from SILC Business School SHU Perspective. Prof. Xiaohan Hu, Deputy-dean of SILC Business School, Shanghai University, China 

Integration and Spillover-practice at NUIST Reading Academy. Prof. Yan Ma, Dean of School of Reading, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China

Venue and Important Dates

    • Conference Venue:

      The conference will be held at the beautiful main campus of Nanjing Institute of Technology. More detailed venue information will be provided one month before the conference date.

    • Important Dates:

      Deadline for paper submission: June 5, 2021
      Notification of Acceptance: June 12, 2021  Deadline for Final Paper Submission: June 20, 2021
      Deadline for Registration: June 12, 2021 Conference Day: June 19-20, 2021

Hotel Accommodation

Room Reservation: Please fill in the Reservation Form

If you need an invitation letter to apply for a Chinese visa to attend the conference please also contact us. Alternatively, you can apply for a tourist visa to China without an invitation letter.

Call for Papers

Call for Papers

The detailed conference agenda is here.

Nanjing Institute of Technology in China and University of Oulu in Finland, would like to invite you to participate the International Conference on Transformations and Innovations in Business and Education (ICTIBE), June 19-20, 2021, in Nanjing China.All accepted full papers will be published by Atlantis Press (part of Springer Nature) and submitted to be indexed by CPCI-SSH (ISTP). Selected papers will be recommended for publication in SSCI-indexed journals. All papers should be written in English. The central theme is Transformations and Innovations in Business and Education, and all papers, both theoretical and empirical, are welcome. The covered fields may include but not limited to:

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  • Organizational Behavior

  • Strategic Management

  • International Management

  • Human Resource Management

  • Marketing Management

  • Project Management

  • Engineering Management

  • Financial Management

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management

  • Sustainability and Sustainable Development

  • Information Technology and Management

  • Education Management

  • Education Economics

  • Higher Education

  • International Education

  • Agriculture and Forestry Management

  • Public Administration

  • Management issues in Economics, Finance, Banking, and Accounting

The official conference language is English. Authors should submit their papers by e-mail to the following e-mail address: If you have any questions please contact Mr. Zheng of Nanjing Institute of Technology, Email: Tel: +86 17717013186.

[Paper Template (Word)] Updated!

Please pay attention to the following formatting requirements:

Total length: max. 10 pages.

For First Page: Top : 4.44 cm/Bottom: 3.17 cm/Left: 2.50 cm/Right: 2.50 cm

From Second page onwards: Top : 3.17 cm/Bottom: 3.17 cm/Left: 2.50 cm/Right: 2.50 cm

No information in the header and footer, such as page numbering; all papers of the same conference need to follow the same template and reference style; font: Times New Roman; size A4.

Corresponding authors: Please mark the corresponding author with an asterisk (*). In case there is no asterisk, per default, we will consider the first author as the corresponding author.

Program Committee


    Prof. Lijie Pu,Vice-rector of Nanjing Institute of Technology, China


    Prof. Jing Jiang, Executive dean of School of International Education, Nanjing Institute of Technology, China


    Prof. Xiaosong Zheng, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia and Shanghai University, China


Registration Deadlines and Fees:

Deadline for Registration: June 12, 2021 ($280 USD or ¥1800 RMB) 

Student Discount: $250 USD or ¥1600 RMB by June 12, 2021 

Listener (without a paper): $100 USD or ¥650 RMB by June 12, 2021 

Registration will entitle you to all conference activities, proceedings, reception and lunch buffet in the conference hotel on June 19 & 20.

Book your room at the conference hotel

A block of guest rooms has been reserved at a discount rate. Please follow the instructions on Hotel Accommodation.

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