Call for Papers

Call for Papers, Extended Abstracts, Experiential Learning Activities, Simulations, Games, Demonstrations, Panels and Other Submissions


45th Annual Conference in the beautiful Pacific Northwest

Seattle, Washington

March 21-23, 2018   

THEME: “Moving the Needle”


Submission Due Date: October 2, 2017 (Deadline Extended until October 16, 2017)

The 2018 program organizers of the Association for Business Simulation and Experiential Learning (ABSEL) invite new and experienced academicians, professionals, and students from all disciplinary areas to submit papers for presentation and/or demonstration. ABSEL welcomes quantitative and qualitative research, theoretical models, literature reviews, cases, demonstrations, exercises, panels, and other work related to creative or innovative teaching and learning methods for our main tracks of: Experiential Learning Methods, Simulations, Innovations and Future Directions in Education, Games Ready to Play, and Professional Development Workshop (see below for further details on each track). Student participation in ABSEL is highly encouraged.

The Proceedings of the conference will be posted online in an open-access, word-searchable publication, Developments in Business Simulation and Experiential Learning (DBSEL) available at our on-line Database. A complete archive of DBSEL papers (from 1974) is available for either direct access and search or search through Google Scholar.

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