Dear CIK-ESCA Conference Participants,

Below please see CIK-ESCA Conference 2018  Program and Abstracts and other related issues:

  1. CIK- ESCA-2018 Conference Program Final

  2. CIK-ESCA-2018-Abstracts

  3. CIK-ESCA-2018-Proceedings


CIK – 2018 Conference Summary Schedule

Dates Times Agenda Locations
March 4 – Sunday 5:30 – 8:00 PM Welcoming Reception and  Registration Kenzi Tower Hotel
March 5 – Monday 8:00 AM – 5:45 PM Panels, Sessions, and Posters Presentations ESCA Ecole de Management, (Building B)

7, rue Abou Youssef El Kindy, Boulevard Moulay Youssef, Casablanca, Morocco

March 6 – Tuesday 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Panels and Sessions
ESCA Ecole de Management, 7, rue Abou Youssef El Kindy, Boulevard Moulay Youssef, Casablanca, Morocco



For information about hotel reservation, please see CIK website at Accommodations.

We would like to call your attention regarding below Important Information and Due Dates.

Dear Colleagues,

Again congratulations that your paper has been accepted for presentation at the CIK 6th International conference at ESCA entitled: “Entrepreneurship, Responsible Leadership, and Economic Development.”

Date: March 4-6th, 2018

Location: ESCA Ecole de Management, 7, rue Abou Youssef El Kindy, Boulevard Moulay Youssef, Casablanca, Morocco

Extended Deadline for Submitting Complete Paper for Proceedings: March 10th, 2018 

  1. As an accepted presenter (s), please registerHere.  Final due date to register is February 15th, 2018. Your presentation will be scheduled for the conference program after your registration has been completed.
  2. Due date to submit your paper to be included in the Conference Proceedings is March 10th, 2018. Your paper must be formatted according to the guidelines shown on this Link. A selected number of best papers will be given priority for review and possible publication in the Electronic Journal of CIK, Cyrus Chronicle Journal (CCJ).   To view and cite the CCJ papers click Here.  The journal editor, Professor Tagi Sagafi-nejad, can be reached at or  Please consult CIK website for guidelines for submissions on this Link.  For information about the journal click Here.
  3. For FAQ click here
  4. Each presenter will have about 10-15 minutes to present his/her paper and 5 minutes for Q/A.  Please bring an electronic version of your presentation as well as a few hard copies of your paper/presentation.  If you prefer to use CIK template for your PowerPoints presentation please see this link
  1. If you need to acquire US visa, please act quickly and see:

If you have any other question please contact CIK at  Any specific question regarding visas should be directed to your local government, embassy or immigration office. Regulations vary from country to country, and often times from year to year.  CIK is not in the position to be an authority and advice for acquiring a visa.

In any correspondence with CIK please identify the author (s) Name (last/first) and the Title of your Proposal to

Congratulation Again!

CIK Conference Committee