3rd Annual

International Symposium on

Business and Education Research (SyBER)

Attend on-campus or virtually!

Room 102: https://zoom.us/j/268957140

Room 201: https://zoom.us/j/489029966

Conference Room: https://zoom.us/j/966685980


All students, alumni, and faculty of Westcliff University are encouraged to submit a proposal to present preliminary or completed results from research or other relevant work, for example course research papers, presentations, or Comprehensive Learning Assessments (CLAs).


Westcliff University's 3rd Annual International Symposium on Business and Education Research (SyBER).


Thursday, May 23rd, 2019 starting at 6 pm (PDT)

The deadline to submit proposals is Sunday May 5th, 2019, by the end of the day Pacific Time. Proposals will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Early submissions are highly encouraged.


You can choose to participate in person at Westcliff University in Irvine, California or online. To present virtually, you can prepare a recorded presentation. For more details, see the Virtual Presentation Guidelines on the tab at the top of this page. We plan on providing an option to watch presentations online in real time and asynchronously via YouTube. Details about viewing remotely will be provided here when they are available.


Employers highly value the ability to communicate ideas clearly in presentations. Participating in this symposium held by Westcliff University is a valuable opportunity to network and share your research with others.

Awards including cash prizes will be given to recognize outstanding achievement in presenting original scholarship. See details about how presentations will be evaluated on the Presentation Criteria tab at the top of this page.

All presenters will receive a certificate of participation.

How long & how:

Presentations are limited to 10 minutes followed by 5 minutes of questions.

Submit your proposal online using the proposal submission form. (To complete the form, type in your answer below each required question, then scroll down and click "Submit." After you complete your submission, you will see a confirmation message on the screen).

Questions? Email symposium@westcliff.edu