About US

 
Aims and Objectives
International foundation for Research and Development (IFRD) organizes conferences, seminars, workshops and publishes diversified research journals to support and promote education and research. The objective of IFRD is to bring people from the academia and business world closer so that they can share the latest developments in the fields of economics, information management, business, education, development studies, social sciences, enterprise management and technology. It also aims to establish better understanding among policymakers and other stakeholders. We also provide a range of online products, resources, business solutions and IT services in collaboration with our partners to facilitate business and educational community.
 
Journal Publication
IFRD publishes diversified, representative and quality research journals. Quality achieved through double-blind peer reviewed research by experienced and renowned academicians and contributions by dedicated and intellectual scholars in their respective fields.
  • Information Management and Business Review (IMBR)
  • Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies (JEBS)
  • Journal of Social and Development Sciences (JSDS)
  • Journal of Education and Vocational Research (JEVR)
 
Conferences and Seminars
IFRD actively promotes and supports research activities by organizing seminars and conferences. IFRD organizes these conferences with collaboration of its partners. Numbers of MOUs and agreements have been signed to arrange these events. Conferences invite work in the form of research paper, conceptual paper, case study and technical report addressing the timely issues and developments in the fields of management, business, finance, education, entrepreneurship, information management, social science, development sciences and technology. We welcome both theoretical and empirical papers.
 
Partnerships and Collaboration
IFRD works in close collaboration and coordination with a number of academic and corporate organizations/institutes/universities and associations worldwide. IFRD has understanding, agreement of partnership and signed MOUs with:
  • Yildrim Beyazit University, Ankara, Turkey.
  • University, Petre Andrei, Iasi, Romania.
  • Shinawatra International University, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa.
  • National Academy of Management, Ukraine.
  • I-shcool ESI, Rabat, Morocco.
  • Standard Island Computers LLC, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Universitas Dr Soetomo Surabaya, Indonesia.
  • Universitas Islam Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia.
 
Advisory Board
IFRD operates under the supervision and guidance of an advisory board. Board members look after the publication process of IFRD journals and facilitate scholars in publication of their work. They ensure high quality standards in line with the publication standards and ethics. Advisory board also manages and coordinates conference related activities. Board members actively strive for continual improvement to satisfy and serve the educational community. Composition of the board is as under:

Chairman
   Alexandru Trifu, Ph. D., Iasi, Romania.

Vice Chairman
   K R Rao, Ph. D., Dubai, UAE.

Members
  • Sisira R N Colombage, Ph. D., Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nek Kamal Yeop Yunus, Ph. D., Perak Darul Ridzuan, Malaysia.
  • John C. Walsh, Ph. D., Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Dileep Kumar M., Ph. D., Kedah, Malaysia.
  • Ayhan Kapusuzoglu, Ph. D., Ankara, Turkey.
  • Johan de Jager, Ph. D., Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Zehra Vildan SERİN, Ph. D., Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Rishidaw Balkaran, Ph. D., Durban, South Africa.
  • KOH Noi Keng, Ph. D., Nanyang, Singapore.
  • Pratibha Samson Gaikwad, Ph. D., Maharashtra, India.
  • Liudmila Guzikova, Ph. D., Saint Petersburg, Russia.
  • Thanet Wattanakul, Ph. D., Khon Kaen, Thailand.
For further information and queries please write us at info@ifrnd.org, editor@ifrnd.org or conference@ifrnd.org