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International Conference on Economics, Business and Economic Education (ICE-BEES) 2018 is a refereed conference organized by Faculty of Economics, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. The conference will be held from 17th to 18th July 2018 at Grasia Hotel, in Semarang City, Central Java Province, Indonesia.

The theme of the conference is: Deliberations on Business and Education Practices toward Internationalisation”.

Aim and Scope
The conference is aimed to provide an opportunity for researchers, students, government officials and professionals to share their research in a boarder community and to get a better understanding on the current state of research or ideas in the field of economics, business and economic education. This conference is expected to develop a strong network for researchers in same interests or fields. This conference is also expected as a medium for new or young researchers to establish a strong relationship with experienced researchers. In this conference, all levels of university students will have opportunity to present their final or current works and receive friendly feedbacks from academics and peers.

Scopes of the conference are ranged from but not limited to:

      Sub-Topic of Accounting

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Behavioural Accounting
  • Auditing and Assurance
  • Public Sector Accouting
  • Islamic Accounting
  • Environmental Accounting
  • Accounting Information System
  • Taxation

Sub-topic of Management

    • Strategic Management
    • Marketing
    • Human Resource Management
    • Financial Management
    • Islamic Finance
    • Organzational Behaviour
    • Operational Management
    • Management Information System
    • Entrepreneurship

Sub-topic of Economics

  • Sustainable Development
  • Public Policy
  • International Trade
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Regional Economics
  • Monetary
  • Environmental Economics
  • Rural Development Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Islamic Economics
Sub-topic of Economics Education (Accounting, Business and Office Administration, and Cooperative)

  • Blended Economics Education
  • Business Education
  • Higher Education
  • Accounting Education
  • Office Administration Education
  • Cooperative Education
  • E-Learning
  • Economics Classroom Action Research
  • Learning Media
  • E-Archive Learning

Plenary Speakers

Prof. Neil Towers, University of Gloucestershire, UK

Prof. Tai Wan-Ping, Cheng Shiu University, Taiwan

Indah Fajarini SW, S.E., M.Si, Ak, Ph.D, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia

Associate Prof. Dr. Shafinar Ismail, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia

Venue and Activities

Venue: Grasia Hotel Semarang, Jl. S. Parman No. 29, 50231, Semarang, Indonesia

Activities: Semarang Tour is scheduled on 19 July 2018 (Cancelled )

Important Dates

New Deadline of abstract submission        :  May 29, 2018
New Notification of acceptances                : June 5, 2018
Presenter registration deadline                  : Juni 15, 2018
Submission deadline for full paper            : July 1, 2018
Conference                                                 : July 17 -18, 2018.

Call for Papers

Please submit an abstract of not more than 250 words by May 29, 2018. The abstracts and papers should be written in English. The abstract should consist of the following: aim of study, method used, result, and implication. Accepted abstracts will be required to submit a paper between 6 to 10 pages (including references). You are welcome to submit up to three papers. Abstracts and full papers are peer-reviewed. ICE-BEES makes every effort to ensure high quality of all papers submitted in this conference.

Publication Opportunities:

The conference proceedings will be discoverable immediately upon publication in:

  • Google Scholar
  • Microsoft Academic Research
  • Crossref database
  • Directory of Open Access Resources (part from ISSN organization).

And we will submit them to the Citation databases: Scopus and/or Web of Science (conference proceedings from Clarivate, formerly Thomson Reuters & ISI) indexed proceedings. PLEASE NOTE: We will submit all papers to Scopus and Web of Science but indexing is subject to Scopus/Web of Science approval. We do not have control on them.

Indonesian Accredited Journals

Jurnal Ekonomi dan Kebijakan (JEJAK) (indexed in Google Scholar, Step 3 of Scopus indexing, DOAJ, ACI, CrossRef, EBSCO & Proquest)

Nationally Accredited based on the Decree of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Number 2/E/KPT/2015


Jurnal Dinamika Manajemen (JDM) (indexed in Google Scholar, DOAJ, ACI, CrossRef, EBSCO & Proquest)

Nationally Accredited based on the Decree of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Number 36a/E/KPT/2016


Jurnal Dinamika Pendidikan (indexed in Google Scholar, DOAJ, CrossRef & EBSCO)

Nationally Accredited based on the Decree of Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia No. 48a/E/KPT/2017



Journal of Indonesian Economy and Business (JIEB) (indexed in EBSCO, EconLit, ProQuest, Google Scholar, DOAJ, Microsoft Academic Search, and ACI).

accredited by the Directorate General for Research Strengthening and Development, the Ministry of Research and Technology for Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia (Decree No. 36a/E/KPT/2016)


Indonesian Journal

Jurnal Dinamika Akuntansi (JDA) (indexed by Google Scholar, DOAJ, EBSCO Open Science Directory, Indonesian Publication Index, Indonesia Scientific Journal Database)




Malaysian Journal

Academic Journal of Business & Social Science (AJoBSS) is a journal published by Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia (non-scopus indexed) that provides yearly publication of articles in all areas of business and management and its applications. e-ISSN: 2590-440X


Indonesian online Journals

Economic Development Analysis Journal (EDAJ) indexed in Google Scholar,  DOAJ, Shinta, CrossRef, EBSCO & Proquest
Accounting Analysis Journal (AAJ) indexed in Google Scholar,  DOAJ  & EBSCO
Management Analysis Journal (MAJ) indexed in Google Scholar,  DOAJ  & EBSCO
Economic Education Analysis Journal (EEAJ) indexed in Google Scholar,  DOAJ  & EBSCO

Abstract and Paper Submission

To submit an abstract, authors must register first (click here). Then they can submit their abstracts by logging in to this site (menu “Submission System” then “Login”). The manuscript (full paper) can be submitted only after authors submit their abstracts. The whole submission process is done fully online (NOT by email) to guarantee smooth administration. Letter of Acceptance (LoA) and Letter of Invitation (LoI) can be downloaded directly from your account once your abstract is accepted to be presented at the conference.

Registration Fee and Payment

Indonesian International
1st Paper/presenter
2nd/3rd Paper
Rp. 1.700.000,-
Rp. 1.200.000,-
Rp. 1.200.000,-
1st Paper
2nd Paper
Rp. 1.200.000,-
Rp. 700.000,-

Above fee excludes accommodation and transportation costs.

BANK BNI Account Number: 6010819865
Account Holder: Bayu Wiratama

[IMPORTANT] After making the payment, author MUST upload the transfer proof via this website (NOT Email). Author can upload by logging in to our submission system. Payment receipt can be downloaded directly from your account once your payment is confirmed by the committee.

Seminar Kit
Lunches and coffee breaks
Certificate of presentation and attendance
Access to all sessions

International Advisory Board

  1. Prof Neil Towers, University of Gloucestershire, UK
  2. Prof Tai Wan-Ping, Cheng Shiu University, Taiwan
  3. Associate Prof Dr Shafinar Ismail, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia
  4. Datuk Associate Professor Sabariah Hj Mahat, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia
  5. Dr Phillip Ward, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
  6. Dr Xiaoling Hu, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
  7. Dr Gianpaolo Vignali, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  8. Dr Tracy Jones, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
  9. Thanh Ngo, PhD, Massey University, New Zealand
  10. Dr Joseph M. Mula, Central Queensland University, Australia
  11. Dr Kalim Siddiqui, University of Huddersfield, UK
  12. Dr Janet Burdett, University of South Australia, Australia
  13. Dr Mohammed Hariri Bakri, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Malaysia
  14. Dr Koe Wei Loon, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia
  15. Dr Abdul Rahim Ridzuan, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia
  16. Nurul Ezaili Alias, MA, Universiti Teknologi MARA Melaka, Malaysia

Editorial Board

  1. Prof Sri Adiningsih, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  2. Prof Mudrajad Kuncoro, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  3. Prof Achmad Slamet, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  4. Dr Ade Gaffar Abdullah, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Indonesia
  5. Dr Agus Wahyudin, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  6. Dr Amin Pujiati, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  7. Dr Arief Yulianto, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  8. Bhimo Rizky Samudro, PhD, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia
  9. Prof Etty Soesilowati, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  10. Fahrur Rozi, PhD, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  11. Dr Grisvia Agustin, Universitas Negeri Malang, Indonesia
  12. Helianti Utami, PhD, Universitas Negeri Malang, Indonesia
  13. Heri Yanto, PhD, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia (Coordinator)
  14. Prof Joko Widodo, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  15. Dr Kardoyo, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  16. Ludia Theresia Wambrauw, PhD, Universitas Negeri Papua, Indonesia
  17. Dr M. Edhie Purnawan, PhD, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  18. Dr Muhammad Khafid, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  19. Dr Muhsin, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  20. Dr Murwatiningsih, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  21. Prof P. Eko Prasetyo, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  22. Dr Rully Novie Wurarah, Universitas Negeri Papua, Indonesia
  23. Prof Rusdarti, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  24. Dr Selmi Dedi, Universitas Negeri Papua, Indonesia
  25. Prof Sucihatiningsih Dian Wisika Prajanti, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
  26. Dr Suryanto, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia
  27. Tri Mulyaningsih, PhD, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia
  28. Dr Widiyanto, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia

Organizing Committee

Conference chair: Andryan Setyadharma, PhD.
Vice chair: Dorojatun Prihandono, PhD.


The ICE-BEES 2018 will be held at Grasia Hotel, located in the central of Semarang City, Indonesia. Please note that the conference fee does not cover accommodation. Participants are suggested to stay at the hotel, for ease of travel, comfort and convenience. Information about Grasia Hotel can be found here or general information about hotels in Semarang can be found here.

Visa Information

Information about visa can be found here.


Faculty of Economics, Universitas Negeri Semarang
L1 Building, Sekaran Campus, Gunungpati, Semarang City
Central Java Province, Indonesia
Phone: +628122690035/+6285877086684 (SMS/WhatsApp)

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