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2024 International Conference on Information Resources Management

May 26 - 28, 2024

Moataz Al Alfi Hall, AUC New Cairo

CONF-IRM is an AIS-affiliated conference hosted by the School of Business at the American University in Cairo, Egypt.

Conference accommodation/hotel: Westin Cairo Golf Resort and Spa, Katameya Dunes, New Cairo

For attendees who would like to stay at the conference hotel ,email Farida Mahgoub [email protected], copying [email protected] with your full name, check-in and check-out dates, with the subject of CONF-IRM@AUC.

PhD Consortium Participants' accommodation only please click here

Conference Guidebook: Click here

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Organizing Committee

Conference Co-Chairs

Sherif Kamel, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Felix B. Tan, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

Program Co-Chairs

Galal H. Galal-Edeen, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Barbara Krumay, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria

Publications and Proceedings Chair

Lech Janczewski, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Conf-IRM Executive/International Chairs

Gerald Grant, Carlton University, Canada

Felix B. Tan, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

G. ‘Hari’ Harindranath, Royal Holloway University of London, United Kingdom

Sherif Kamel, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Jairo Gutierrez, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

Lech Janczewski, The University of Auckland, New Zealand


Conference Keynote Speakers

Day 1 - May 26, 2024

Keynote by: Frantz ROWE, Nantes Université

AIS 30 Years Anniversary Talk by: Claudia Loebbecke, University of Cologne

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Day 2 - May 27, 2024

Business Panel 


Conference Tracks

Track 1: Humanizing the Digital Age – Technology, Sustainability, and Development

Track 2: Artificial Intelligence Applications

Track 3: Digital Transformation, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation

Track 4: Digital Business Platforms, Blockchain, Social Networking, and the Internet of Things

Track 5: Cybersecurity Applications/Cybersecurity Issues and Architectures

Track 6: Digital Application in Health, Education, and Government

Track 7: Designing and Implementing Digital Systems – an Industry Perspective

Track 8: Digitalization in the Middle East and Africa

Track 9: Workshops, Tutorials, and Panels

Registration Fees

  • $250

    Local Participants (Academic) Presenting
  • $150

    Local Participants (Academic) Attending Only
  • $450

    Early Bird - AIS Academic
  • $550

    Early Bird - Non-AIS Academic
  • Industry Participants Attending Only

  • $300

    Industry Participants Attending Only
  • $600

    Standard - All Academic
  • $350

    Student Early Bird
  • $400

    Standard - Student

Important Dates

Submission Deadline

Notification of Submission Decision

Final Submission Due Date for Accepted Papers

Early Registration Deadline

Submission Types and Guidelines

Submissions must be no more than 12 pages, including references, appendices, and a title page. Submissions must follow the submission template specifications. Submissions must be original, previously unpublished, conceptual, or empirical research manuscripts. Papers that the reviewers highly rate will be workshopped for submission to a supporting journal. The paper that best represents, in terms of quality and suitability, the theme and ideals of the conference will be awarded the "Best Paper Award" during the conference.

Submissions must be no more than seven pages. Submissions must follow the submission template specifications.

We welcome submissions of teaching cases. The cases should be based on real situations and targeted at specific learning objectives. Cases should be no more than 12 pages and must be accompanied by instructor teaching notes (not included in the 12 pages). The teaching notes will not be published.

Submissions must be no more than three pages. Proposals should include the objectives, topics to be covered, and the full details of all presenters. The method of presentation is at the submitter's discretion; however, the submitter is responsible for providing their panel members.

Important Notes

  1. The language of the conference is English
  2. The number of submissions by an author (including joint authorship) is strictly limited to a maximum of two
  3. The number of authors is limited to four authors per paper
  4. Authors of accepted papers (at least one person per submission) and all panel members and tutorial presenters must register and attend the conference
  5. Submissions of all types must be received by the above deadlines
  6. Papers (Full-Length and Research-in-Progress) presented at the conference will be published in the conference proceedings. The proceedings will be ISBN and ISSN-registered
  7. Papers presented at the conference will also be placed in the AIS e-Library
  8. Papers not following the formatting rules will be rejected

The organizing committee invites you to submit your research (full and research-in-progress), teaching cases, and proposals for panels and tutorials to Conf-IRM 2024. All conference submissions will be double-blind, peer-reviewed and handled by track chairs and program co-chairs.

Doctoral Consortium

Students from any of the AIS regions writing their PhD/Doctoral Thesis in IS research or related fields are invited to apply for the Doctoral Consortium (held on 28 May 2024). 

Click here for detailed information.

Participants are to register by logging into their EDAS account and selecting the Register option.

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Explore Cairo, Egypt

With its unique blend of ancient history and modern living, Cairo offers an exciting and dynamic lifestyle. Its warm climate and friendly locals also make it a great place to call home.

Contact Us

For further inquiries, contact us at [email protected]