The 13th International Conference on Electronic Business

Theme: Crossing the Chasm of E-Business

1- 4 December 2013, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Paper submission:

Submit by JULY 1, 2013

Format Template and Instructions for Submission

Keynote Speaker:

Robert Kauffman

Deputy Director, SMU-Carnegie Mellon Living Analytics Research Centre

Singapore Management University

Keynote Speaker:

Eldon Li

University Chair Professor

National Chengchi University

Keynote Speaker:

Vijay Sethi

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Technological University


The Thirteenth International Conference on Electronic Business (ICEB 2013) will be held in Singapore at the Nanyang Technological University. From its inception in 2001, the purpose of the conference has been to bring together researchers and practitioners all over the world to share new ideas and present latest developments in the theoretical and practical areas of electronic business. This is typically in an informal, friendly environment.  As part of the conference, there will also be a separate Doctoral Colloquium and a networking coach tour on the 4th of December.


The program committee and organizing committee of ICEB 2013 cordially invite you to submit your paper to the conference. Proposals for panel sessions and special tracks are also welcome.  Relevant topics include the full scope of the International Journal of Electronic Business as given in its website ( ijeb).


Ten years after the Internet bust, electronic business research and practice has arguably crossed the chasm with drivers such as:


These topics will be the main themes of the 2013 conference.  All abstracts and final papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Best paper awards will be presented during the conference. Selected papers will be recommended for fast track reviews by the International Journal of Electronic Business (EI indexed) and the International Journal of Electronic Commerce (SSCI indexed).



International Consortium for Electronic Business (

Nanyang Technological University

Chinese University of Hong Kong

National Chengchi University



Nanyang Executive Centre (Click here to check hotel reservation)



Fuji Xerox Singapore Private Limited

Wee Kim Wee Legacy Fund, Nanyang Technological University



Eldon Y. Li, National Chengchi University, Taipei



Ravi S. Sharma, Nanyang Technological University



Waiman Cheung, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Vijay Sethi, Nanyang Business School



Tung Lai Lai, Nanyang Business School

Chai Kah Hin, National University of Singapore



President: Jinwu Gao, Renmin University of China

Immediate-Past President & Regional V.P. (Thailand) : Siriluck Rotchanakitumnuai, Thammasat University

President-Elect: Pengzhu Chang, Shanghai Jiaotong University

Honorary President: Eldon Y. Li, National Chengchi University

Conference Chair & Regional V.P. (Singapore): Ravi S. Sharma, Nanyang Technological University

Executive Director & Treasurer: Waiman Cheung, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Director of Information Systems: Timon C. Du, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Regional V.P. Australia: Ravi Seethamraju, University of Sydney

Regional V.P. China: Ruiqing Zhao, Tianjin University

Regional V.P. Finland: Mika Hannula, Tampere University of Technology

Regional V.P. France: Lee Schlenker, University of Lyon (EM Lyon)



Please send electronic submissions to the ICEB website ( using the ICEB template which may be downloaded from the site. All submissions will be acknowledged within 10 days. If you do not receive acknowledgment of your submission, please contact the Chair of the conference at



Registration fee includes the conference proceedings, conference banquet, all meals and social programs.  It also entitles participants to special room rates at the Nanyang Executive Centre.  Early registration fee before 31 July 2013 is SGD 500 and SGD 550 thereafter.  Registration fees for doctoral candidates will be SGD 250.



Contributed Papers, Abstracts, or Proposals Due: 1 July 2013
Notification of Acceptance: 31 July 2013
Final Manuscripts Due: 1 September 2013

Early-Bird Registration Due: 31 July 2013

Conference and Plenary Sessions: 2 & 3 December 2013

Doctoral Colloquium & Campus Tour: 4 December 2013