Theme of the Conference

The Fifteenth International Conference on Information and Management Sciences (IMS2016), one of annual conferences for the International Association for Information and Management Sciences (IMS), will be held in Xining, Qinghai Province, China. Qinghai Province, wherein the Yangtze River, the Yellow River and the Mekong River take their source, is located in northwest plateau of China and has rich ethnic customs, brilliant history and culture. Places of historic interest and scenic beauty include Qinghai Lake, Tar Lamasery, Sanjiangyuan Area and Qaidam Desert.

The goals of the IMS2016 are to enhance the global competitiveness of the business enterprises through the application of information and management sciences, and to foster the international collaborations between Asian scholars and scholars from North America, Europe and other parts of the world. Research discussions among participants will also be held during the tour. All the submitted abstracts and papers will be reviewed by the program committee, and accepted abstracts and final papers will be published in the proceedings before the conference. Best paper awards will be presented during the conference.