19th European Conference on Management Leadership and Governance
23 - 24 November 2023, London, UK

Bayes Business School, City, University of London, UK


Welcome to ECMLG 2023

The European Conference on Management Leadership and Governance has been running now for 19 years. This event has been held in Italy, Northern Ireland, France, Belgium, Portugal, and Finland to mention some of the countries who have hosted it. The conference is generally attended by participants from more than 40 countries and attracts an interesting combination of academic scholars, practitioners and individuals who are engaged in various aspects of innovation and entrepreneurship teaching and research. The 19th European Conference on Management Leadership and Governance will be hosted by the Bayes Business School, City, University of London, UK.

Conference Chair

Dr Martin Rich

Personal Message from the Conference Chairs

Welcome to ECMLG in London.  We’re looking forward to hosting the conference in this historic, diverse, and vibrant city.  We’ve participated in the conference in the past and are really excited by the prospect of being at the centre of the sort of discussions which have always been at the core of this conference.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadlineSTILL ACCEPTING ABSTRACTS
Notification of abstract acceptance17 May 2023
Full paper due for review22 June 2023
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)31 August 2023
Earlybird registration closes14 September 2023
Final paper due (with any changes)28 September 2023
Final Author registration date19 October 2023

Conference Publications


Papers accepted for the ECMLG after the double-blind peer review process, will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration and payment. The conference proceedings have an ISSN ( 2048-9021) and will be assigned an ISBN on publication. Proceedings are accessible here:

Additionally, papers that have been presented at the conference will also be considered for further development and possible publication in the journals listed below. Note that journal editors are provided with the conference proceedings and will make selections if they feel work is appropriate and of sufficient quality for the journal. If invited to publish in a journal authors will be expected to develop the work by 40-50%, including a change of title and abstract. Individual journal procedures will need to be followed and there is no guarantee of publication.

Conference Accreditations


Proceedings of the European Conference on Management, Leadership and Governance (ECMLG) are:

      • listed in the Web of Science (WoS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index
      • indexed by the Institution of Engineers and Technology in the UK (INSPEC)
      • indexed by Elsevier SCOPUS abstract and citation database
      • listed in the EBSCO database of Conference Proceedings
      • listed on Google Scholar
      • listed on Google Books

The Conference Proceedings are submitted for accreditation on publication. Please note that depending on the accreditation body this process can take up to several months.