The Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA) holds its 15th Annual Conference (APMAA 2019) at Qatar University in Doha from November 2nd (Saturday) to 5th (Tuesday), 2019. This is the first time for APMAA to hold its annualconference in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). We are pleased to share Call for Papers information with you. 


Call for Papers (final)

The 15th (2019) APMAA Conference and Doctoral Colloquium

Conference Date: 2nd (Saturday) - 5th (Tuesday) November 2019

Venue: College of Business and Economics (CBE), Qatar University


APMAA invites papers for its 2019 annual conference and doctoral colloquium. The main theme of the conference is “Management Accounting and Finance in the 21st Century: Challenges and Perspectives.” However, manuscripts may encompass any topical area of management accounting and they can be theoretical, teaching-based or practice-oriented.




Important Dates for Authors:


Registration and manuscript submission opens ………...
Deadline for manuscript submission……………………
Notification about acceptance/rejection of manuscripts
Registration deadline……………………………………
Proceedings paper submission deadline ………………..

February 1st, 2019
June 1st , 2019
September 1st , 2019
September 15th, 2019
September 15th, 2019


All paper submissions for the APMAA 2019 should be submitted from the paper submission page (

Guide for authors

  1. All manuscripts should be written in Times New Roman font with font size 12, single–spaced with an abstract of 200-300 words. Include up to 5 keywords. The abstract should be on a separate page immediately preceding the text.

  2. Manuscripts should be as concise as the subject and research method permitted. The length of text should be over 5,000 but not exceed 10,000 words.

  3. All papers will be double-blind reviewed. To promote anonymous review, authors should not identify themselves directly or indirectly in their paper. Single authors should not use the pronoun “we”. Referencing should follow the APA style (

  4. The cover page should contain the title of the paper (all bold capitals), the author’s name (first name, initial (s), and family name), title and affiliation, fax and phone numbers, and email address.

  5. Please indicate clearly the corresponding author.


  1. All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical.

  2. The final papers must be submitted before the deadline and the version of your submission must be in the requested format.

  3. The official language is English in both writing and presentation.

  4. At least one of the authors should register (pay the participation fee) for the conference before September 15th, 2019, and attend as well as present the paper in the conference.


Special Issues

The conference offer opportunities to the presented papers to be published in 3 special issues from  international Journals Includes:

  • Int. J. of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation
  • Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Journal (APMAJ)
  • Studies in Business and Economics


For more detail see:


Contact persons:

Any questions regarding the conference paper submission, please contact:

  Professor Mohammed Elgammal - Chair of APMAA 2019 conference 
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Any question regarding the doctoral colloquium paper submission, please contact:                 
  Professor Khaled Hussainey - Chair of APMAA 2019 Doctoral Colloquium               
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  Professor Emad Awadallah - Co-chair of APMAA 2019 Doctoral Colloquium           
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The APMAA 2019 Doctoral Colloquium is held on Day One of the conference (November 2nd 2019). Please visit website: