International Conference on Leadership, Technology and Innovation Management 2012

Welcome to the official website of the International Conference on Leadership, Technology and Innovation Management (ICLTIM-2012), which will be held on October 11-13, 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey.

The aims of this conference are to bring together researchers, managers, scientists, engineers, practitioners and scholar students (doctoral students) to exchange ideas, share their experiences and discuss the practical solutions to the problems of leadership and innovation management.

The conference will be held every year to create an ideal atmosphere for participants to share ideas and experiences in construing appropriate solutions to the problems of leading innovation projects and related fields.

ICLTIM 2012 papers will be published in the proceedings and all the papers will be indexed by Thomson ISI proceedings. Some of the papers will be selected and published in the Journal of Global Strategic Management.

The conference will be held at the Taksim Campus of Beykent University, Istanbul, Turkey. The Taksim area is the heart of Istanbul, a hub of activity and home to many hotels.

Prospective authors are invited to submit full and original research papers which have not been published or submitted for consideration elsewhere.

Co-chair                            Co-chair
Prof. Dr. Erol Eren              Prof. Dr. Asım Şen
International Conference on Leadership, Technology and Innovation Management 2012 (ICLTIM-2012) aims to be the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of theoretical, experimental and applied leadership, technology and innovation management. The conference will bring together leading researchers, economists, businesspeople, managers, engineers and scientists in this field of study from around the world.

Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

•  Emerging Technologies
•  Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Leaders

•  Environmental Technology and Innovation Management

•  Financing and Commercializing Innovation

•  Global Production Network

•  Innovation for Green Technologies

•  Human Resource Management Issues in Innovation

•  Innovation in Industrial and Manufacturing System Technologies

•  Information and Communication Technology Management

•  Innovation and Leadership Issues within Multinational Corporations

•  Innovation and Management of Renewable Resources

•  Innovation for Low-Income Markets and Social Innovation

•  Innovation for Sustainable Development

•  Innovation in Services, Logistics and Supply-Chain Management

•  Innovation Policy and Management

•  Innovation, Management and Technology

•  Knowledge Management and Innovation

•  Leadership and Multicultural Relations

•  Intellectual Property Rights and Patents

•  Leader Roles for Innovation

•  Key (Converging) Technologies (Nano-, Bio-, ICT Technology) and Innovation

•  Leadership Development in Multicultural Contexts

•  Manufacturing and Production Processes

•  Management of Innovation and Technology

•  Managing Collaborative Innovation

•  Multicultural Communication and Leadership

•  National and Regional Systems of Innovation

•  New Product / Service Development

•  Organizational Innovation

•  Process Innovation

•  Project and Program Management

•  Project Management

•  Research and Development Management

•  Regional Innovation Systems, Clusters and Industrial Networks

•  Service Science and Innovation

•  Technology Development and Innovation at Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises

•  Social Impact of Technology Development

•  Sustainable Development

•  Sustainable Innovation and Technology Incubation

•  Technological Alliances, Mergers and Acquisitions

•  Technological Innovation, Product Innovation and Industrial Innovation

•  Technology Foresight and Forecasting

•  Technology in the Financial / Services Sector

•  Technology Intelligence, and Planning and Leadership

•  Technology Strategy and Leadership

•  Technology Transfer, Marketing and Commercialization

•  Web Technologies and Information Management


April 15, 2012 Deadline for Submission of Extended Abstracts
April 30, 2012 Notification of Acceptance of Extended Abstracts
May 30, 2012 Deadline for Submission of Full Papers 
July 10, 2012 Notification of Acceptance of Full Papers
September 1, 2012 Deadline for Submission of Final Papers 
September 10, 2012 Deadline for Registration