IAMOT 2016 First Call For Papers!

The IAMOT 2016 first Call for Papers is now available. The conference will be in Orlando in Orlando, Florida, USA, May 15-19, 2016.

Information and Guidelines for Abstract-2016

Important dates:

Submission of Abstracts (on or before): November 1, 2015

Notification of Acceptance (by or before):January 1, 2016

Submission of Full Paper:February 15, 2016

Notification of Paper Acceptance/Revision:March 1, 2016

Final Version: April 1, 2016

Watch for updates on the conference web site, http://iamot2016.org (in progress).

And use the easychair system for submissions:  https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iamot2016

Prof. Leon Pretorius and Prof. Tinus Pretorius are the Winners of the IAMOT 2015 Service Awards.

IAMOT announced that Prof. Leon Pretorius and Prof. Tinus Pretorius are the winners of the IAMOT 2015 Service awards.

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Prof Leon Pretorius                                                               Prof Tinus Pretorius

The IAMOT “Service to the MOT Community” Award is awarded for “Valuable contribution to the MOT community.  Nominations are from the membership and selection is by the award committee.   Award recipient receives a plaque, a certificate, recognition by the IAMOT, letter to his/ her organization, waiver for the conference fee, and one year IAMOT membership.

Dr. John Aje, the president of IAMOT, in his letter to the winners “It gives me a great pleasure to inform you that the IAMOT Service Award Committee has selected you as the recipients of 2015 Service Award in recognition of your several years of dedication and service to the MOT Community culminating in one of the most successful IAMOT annual conferences, in Cape Town this year. You will be given this recognition and award during the 2016 Conference in Florida.  Congratulations!!!”

Highlights of the IAMOT 2015 BOD Meeting in Cape Town – South Africa

7 and 9 June 2015

  • Board met on 6/7 and 6/7, 2015 during the IAMOT 2015 Conference.
  • Minutes of IAMOT 2014 Meeting was approved.
  • IAMOT 2015 Conference: Well attended IAMOT 2015 conference. 136 full members, 231 registrations from 31 countries, 5 well attended keynote speeches by prominent academicians and practitioners, and two sessions for Ph.D. Colloquium (8 papers). Conference well managed and praised by attendees.  Thank you to conference administration and to Leon Pretorius and Tinus Pretorius the Conference chairs.
  • IAMOT Finances: Separate budgets for IAMOT, IAMOT Conferences, and MOTAB.  Optimize expenses and revenues through:  invoicing for the dues, Quality conferences, and Organizational partnerships. Other Innovative ideas are being explored.
  • Publication: Technovation (IAMOT Journal) maintains its position as a premier MOT Journals.  IAMOT Members may receive the journal on-line.
  • Membership: IAMOT is studying an on-line membership DB system.
  • Strategic: IAMOT imitated the study “Future thinking for IAMOT”
  • IAMOT 2016 Conference: will be held in Florida, May 2016 (Venue and Call for paper is due in July 2015)


2015 edition of the ITU Kaleidoscope conference

Kaleidoscope 2015: Trust in the Information Society is the seventh in a series of peer-reviewed academic conferences organized by ITU to bring together a wide range of views from universities, industry and research institutions. The aim of the Kaleidoscope conferences is to identify emerging developments in information and communication technologies (ICTs) and, in particular, areas in need of international standards to aid the healthy development of the Information Society.

International Master in European Project Planning and Management, 4th Edition


International Master in European Project Planning and Management, 4th Edition


The International Master has a total duration of 5 months (800 hours).


The  classroom based part  is held in  Florence (Italy).


The teaching staff is composed by international experts with  15 to 20  years of experience in European project planning, management and assessment.

The Master  organize for all participants a three month internship abroad, to work as Assistant European Project Manager in organizations with long experience in European project management.

For further information  please see:

or contact: master@pixel-online.net

Register for IAMOT 2015!




Please take note that on-line registration for IAMOT 2015 is open.


For on-line registration click here


We are looking forward to your participation in IAMOT 2015.


For any enquiries please do not hesitate to contact me on

iamot2015@up.ac.za  /  info@iamot2015.com


Kind regards



Prof Dr Leon Pretorius


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