GITMA 2015 – St. Louis

St. Louis – GITMA World Conference 2015

GITMA is frequently described as a “family”.

We invite you now to join our family and meet us in St. Louis!

St. Louis 16th Anual World Conference 2015

“The GITMA conference started with a strong focus that continues today. It brings researchers, educators and practitioners together from around the world and fosters an atmosphere conducive to the supportive presentation of emerging and mature research ideas.”(Barry Shore, Previous Program Chair)

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Call for Papers 2015

This year’s GITMA conference promises to be the best ever with many exciting additions to our program including four journal-sponsored tracks, an innovative, immersive writing workshop, vendor exhibits, and job placement opportunities, in addition to the many tracks listed below! The location will be the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hotel in St. Louis with a spectacular view of the Arch.

This conference provides a unique opportunity to all IT educators, researchers, and practitioners from all countries to get together to network, develop lasting relationships, and exchange ideas. The clear strength is the international participation from educators, researchers, and practitioners from every part of the world. While submissions are traditionally in the area of Global IT Management, submissions are not limited to global studies. What makes GITMA truly global is its people!

Opportunities for Journal Publications

Papers judged as high quality by the reviewers will be further considered for publication on an expedited basis in the Journal of Global Information Technology Management (JGITM)…

Submission Deadline

November 15, 2014

Submission Guidelines

Please set your Word file as follows: A4 or US Letter size with 2.54 cm margins (top, bottom, right, left); main text should be Times New Roman 12 pt, double spaced.

Conference Registration 2015

Conference Registration consists of the following three steps

  • Download and fill out the conference registration form by Clicking Here.
  • Email the filled out form to
  • From the filled out registration form, enter the total payment due in the payment box on the right hand side of the page available HERE. The payment will be processed securely through paypal using your credit or debit card.

Conference Registration Fee Payment

Enter the total Conference Registration Fee from the filled out registration in the payment box on the right hand side of the page available HERE.

GITMA 2015 Conference Hotel

The conference will be held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown St. Louis (315 Chestnut Street, St. Louis, MO 63102). The hotel is adjacent to the Gateway Arch, the most famous symbol of St. Louis and has beautiful views of the Mississippi River. Amenities include

  • Starbucks Coffee Shop inside the hotel
  • Easy walk to riverboats, sports stadiums, and historic Laclede’s Landing
  • 3 restaurants within the hotel
  • 30+ restaurants within easy walking distance
  • 910 guestrooms
  • 83,000 square feet of meeting space
  • Free WiFi

While you’re in St. Louis, check out the St. Louis Zoo, the St. Louis Art Museum, and the Missouri Museum of History, all of which are FREE to the public.

Link to book your room at Hyatt with exclusive discounted rate for GITMA: HERE

Hotel Address: 
315 Chestnut Street 
St. Louis MO 63102 USA

GITMA 2015 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorships provide an excellent opportunity to promote your organization. We believe our conference offers a compelling value proposition. In a world of escalating pricing for conference sponsorships (typically ranging from $5000 to $10,000), we believe you will find our pricing model very affordable. We want to provide you the best possible value for your budget and will do our very best to create a customized package that fits your needs. Please take a moment to review the available sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities and let us know how we can help you reach your marketing goals and objectives.

For questions, please don’t hesitate to contact

Program Chair: Dr. Tim Jacks 
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Conference Chair: Dr. Lakshmi Iyer 
University of North Carolina at Greensboro