Conference Overview

7th CUST International Business Research Conference is a one-day event organized by Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan. The conference will encourage seminars and invited talks between academic experts, entrepreneurs and specialists from the corporate world based on their perspectives on the main theme. Additionally, there will be a PhD Consortium for all the doctoral students, current and prospective, providing them an opportunity to hone in and learn the requisite research skills, and get a better understanding of how to prepare for dissertation.

The theme of the conference is “Multidisciplinary Research in Management: Challenges and Prospects”. The field of management, as traditional as it may be, is ever so dynamic. New disciplines and avenues emerge in the management domain with every passing day. Therefore, the need for further developments in research is paramount. Not only are there countless new avenues to be explored in management discipline, there are various new challenges that are faced by academia and industry alike. It is therefore, the responsibility of the academicians and researchers to take the plunge, venture out the unexplored, as well as provide the necessary directions and tools to meet these challenges. Capital University of Science and Technology has always been at the forefront when it comes to playing the vital role in facing and resolving the contemporary issues in management. Our ultimate goal is to leave a mark on the horizon of research and academia through collaboration and cooperation with the industry, for the industry.

Researchers from all over the world are invited to present their research work and get valuable feedback from experts. The best paper selected after thorough review process would be published in our HEC recognized journal, Jinnah Business Review (JBR), ISSN: 2070-0296. The conference invites academic papers, practitioner papers, student papers and research in progress (PhD proposals).


Capital University of Science & Technology,



December 20, 2018

About Us

Capital University of Science & Technology

Capital University of Science & Technology, Islamabad is established by a federal charter and vested with the authority to award degrees at various levels in all disciplines. As per CUST Act, it is a comprehensive Institution which can have faculties including, but not limited to, Engineering, Medicines, Natural Sciences, Management, Computing, Humanities and Arts. Currently, CUST has three Faculties: Faculty of Engineering; Faculty of Computing and Faculty of Management and Social Sciences.

To ensure the acceptability of our graduates in local as well as in foreign institutions, the University has adopted a widely accepted semester system and offers BS, MS and PhD degrees in compliance to the international norms and standards. Further, our academic programs are accredited by the respective accreditation bodies of the country. Research is another area of prime importance at CUST. Research and Development are the crucial tools which countries use to transform their developing economies into developed nations. The advanced degree programs in Banking and Finance, Computer Science and Management Information Systems, prepare young men and women to meet the challenges of the new millennium.

Organizing Committee

Prof. Dr. Mueen Aizaz Zafar


Mr. Umar Toor

Conference Secretary

Ms. Sana Farzand Ali

Conference Secretariat Member

Ms. Posha Arshad

Conference Secretariat Member

Ms. Hamail Mushtaq

Conference Secretariat Member

Abstract/ PhD Proposal Submission

October 22, 2018

Last Date for Submission of Full Paper

November 15, 2018

Acceptance of Paper/ PhD Proposal

November 30, 2018

Registration for Conference

December 05, 2018

December 20, 2018

Capital University of Science & Technology,
Islamabad, Pakistan