ICEC 2021

22nd International Conference on Electronic Commerce

will be held in Chengdu ( online,free )


Chengdu, China, June 29th - July 1, 2021

Welcome to ICEC 2021 at Chengdu!

The 22nd International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC 2021) will be held in Chengdu, China on June 29th - July 1, 2021. ICEC 2021 aims at providing researchers and practitioners in electronic commerce and related areas with an opportunity to present original ideas and share insightful opinions. The theme of ICEC 2021 is “E-Commerce in AI era.”

We have many presentations of high quality original research papers addressing issues concerning the theory, design, development, evaluation, and application of electronic commerce and related fields. We also have presentations of research-in-progress contributions that are innovative and inspirational.

The selected papers will be invited to special issue of the journals such as Electronic Commerce Research (SSCI) and Electronic Commerce Research and Application (SSCI).


Important Dates

Deadline for paper submission: March 31, 2021
April 15, 2021
Notification of acceptance: May 15, 2021 Deadline for final camera-ready version of accepted papers: May 30, 2021 Conference: June 29th - July 1, 2021

Registration & Submission


Registration is Free of Charge!





We welcome submissions of original research papers addressing issues concerning the theory, design, development, evaluation, and application of electronic commerce and related fields. We also encourage submissions of research-in-progress contributions that are innovative and inspirational. Research articles particularly sought after are those motivated by real-world business problems and validated using rigorous research methodologies.

1. The submitted papers must be original work. A paper with substantial overlap with the submission must neither be already published, nor be currently under review for publication in any other venue.
2. All submissions will be handled electronically at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icec2021
3. All submissions must be in English (Except Chinese paper track). Each paper is limited to 8 pages including figures and references. Please follow the Manuscript Templates for Conference .
4. Both full papers and abstracts are welcome.
5. Registration will open soon and it will be free!.


Conference Committee

Advisery Committee
  • Jae Kyu Lee, Xi‘an Jiaotong University, China and Founder of ICEC Center and Conference
  • Kyoung Jun Lee, Kyung Hee University,Korea
  • Christopher Westland, Editor-in-Chief of ECR
  • Christopher Yang, Editor-in-Chief of ECRA
  • Zhangxi Lin, Texas Tech University, USA
  • Qi Li, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
  • Qiang Ye, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Conference Co-Chairs
  • Qing Li, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Gyoo Gun Lim, Korea Society of IT Services;Director, ICEC Center
  • Lifang Peng, Xiamen University, China
Program Co-Chairs
  • Yun Xu, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Sang Kon Lee, Korea Tech (Korea University of Technology and Education), Korea
Organizing Co-Chairs
  • Yu Wang, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Xin Luo, The University of New Mexico,USA
  • Chuan Luo, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Kai Li, Nankai University, China 
  • Kyung Jin Cha, Hanyang University, Korea
  • Jung Woo Lee, Yonsei University, Korea 
Special Issues Editors
  • Sung-Byung Yang (Coordinating Chair), Kyunghee University, Korea
  • Taeho Hong, Pusan National University, Korea
  • Jian Mou, Pusan National University, South Korea
  • Dan J. Kim, University of North Texas, USA
  • Haichao Zheng, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Local Organizing Co-Chairs
  • Xuehai Yang, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Conference Secretariat
  • Wenjin Zhao, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
  • Email: zhaowenjin@swufe.edu.cn

Conference Venue

The conference will be held online

Intro to Chengdu

Chengdu is the capital of the Chinese province of Sichuan. Chengdu is located in central Sichuan. The surrounding Chengdu Plain is known as the "Country of Heaven" and the "Land of Abundance". Chengdu is now one of the most important economic, financial, commercial, cultural, transportation, and communication centers in Western China. More than 260 Fortune 500 companies have established branches in Chengdu. Due to its favorable natural environment, weather, cuisine, relaxed lifestyle, and affordable living cost, Chengdu has been named as the most livable city for many times.