Call for Papers for a Special Section: Management and Innovations in the Digital Age


Submission Deadline: 30th September, 2019

Guest Editors:
Giovanni Schiuma – Professor of Innovation Management, University of Basilicata, Potenza, Italy.
Sergey Yablonsky – Associate Professor, Graduate School of Management, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Special Section Objective: This special section seeks to build the empirical and conceptual basis for the academic discussion on the relevance, nature and implications of management in the time of emerging digital business and innovations. It aims to provide clear evidence that digital transformation is playing an ever-increasing role in improving the world we live in.

We seek scholarly research from the academic and practitioner communities to look at how value can be created or co-created in digital economy for the benefit of society.

Proposed Topics: The topics to be discussed in this special section include but are not limited to the following:

  • digital business development;
  • digital strategy and business models;
  • business digital transformation;
  • digital platforms and ecosystems;
  • digital assets management;
  • digital innovation development and adoption.

Manuscripts should apply the general author guidelines of the Russian Management Journal (RJM) ( Manuscripts should not have been previously published or be under consideration by other journals.

All submissions should be through the official portal ( To submit, please, choose "Special Section: Management and Innovations in the Digital Age" in the Section field. All papers will undergo double-blind peer review process.

For any queries regarding the submission, please contact