INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “Information Society and Sustainable Development” ISSD 2018, Vth Edition Târgu-Jiu, Gorj County, Romania April 27th - 28th, 2018
2nd CALL FOR PAPERS AIMS The main goal of the International Conference “Information Society and Sustainable Development” – ISSD 2018 is to provide an opportunity for academics and professionals from a variety of fields to meet and exchange ideas and expertise, to provide a place for academics and professionals with inter disciplinary interests related to business-economics to interact with members within and outside their particular disciplines, to facilitate exchange of new ideas and to create a dialogue between scientists and practitioners, to establish research or business relations, and to find national and international partners for future collaboration.
Center of Fundamental and Applied Economic Studies (CSEFA), “Constantin Brancusi” University of Targu-Jiu, Faculty of Economics, Romania; Romanian American University, Bucharest, Romania; Center for Resources and Research in Tourism – CERC Tourism, University "Ştefan cel Mare" of Suceava Research and Transfer Centre “Applications of Life Sciences”, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, RCE Hamburg and Region, Germany; Economic Development and Social Sustainability Research Group (EDaSS), University of A Coruña, Faculty of Economy and Business, Department of Economic Analysis and Business Administration, Spain; Institute of Sustainable Financial Systems, University of Szczecin, Poland; Research Institute of University of Economics – Varna, Bulgaria; Wyższa Szkoła Bankowa University in Wroclaw, Poland.
DEADLINES Registration and submission of abstract Confirmation of acceptance of abstracts Submission of full paper Registration form Payment the registration fee
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REGISTRATION FEE The registration fee is 50 Euro – one paper and 75 Euro – two papers (or the equivalent amount in LEI at an exchange rate established by National Bank of Romania for day of the payment). It covers paper publication in the conference volume, registration, a complete set of the conference materials, lunch and gala dinner for one participant. Registration fee will be anticipated payed, after the confirmation of the paper acceptance by the Scientific Committee, and no later than 15st April 2018. The fee above is to be paid as follows: in LEI: into the account of "Constantin Brâncuşi" University of Târgu-Jiu, IBAN: RO56TREZ33620F330500XXXX, Fiscal Code: 45.97.441, Târgu-Jiu Treasury; in EURO: into the account of "Constantin Brâncuşi" University of Târgu-Jiu, IBAN: RO47RNCB0149042108440003, BCR Târgu Jiu, Fiscal Code: 45.97.441, SWIFT code: RNCB RO BU. Important: Please write on payment order: ISSD 2017 - full name of participant.
REGISTRATION AND CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION Registrations are now open and will remain so until the 15th April 2018. The decision as to which papers will be accepted for presentation will be taken by the Members of the Scientific Committee, following the consultation with the Organising Committee. Participants will cover their own travel, accommodation and incidental costs (e.g. visa fees) related to their trip to Targu-Jiu, Romania. This is a self-funded event and the organisers are unable to cover any travel or accommodation costs.
HOW TO REGISTER You can register by completing the Registration form proposed in a Word format. Papers are invited for oral and poster presentations on the following conference topics:
TOPICS Session Session Session Session Session
1: Cleaner Production and Green Economy 2: Tourism, Services and Management for Sustainable Development 3: Financing and Accounting for Sustainable Development 4: Migration, Inequality, Globalization and Sustainable Development 5: Economic Statistics, Cybernetics and Informatics for Sustainable Development
HOW TO SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT AND DETAILS ABOUT THE PUBLICATION An abstract in English language should be written up to 200 words and it should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal methods and data used, the principal results and major conclusions. General descriptions of broad contexts should be avoided. The full contact details of the author(s) need to be provided. Abstracts should be written in the third person and not in the first or second one (e.g. I, me, or my paper). The deadline for sending the abstracts is 4th March 2018. They will be send by e-mail only to the secretariat of the conference: [email protected]
Whose abstracts have been accepted, will receive further details regarding the format of the paper and further logistical information. All accepted papers will be published in a volume with ISSN number, only if the conference fee is paid in time. This volume will include short version of your papers. Short papers should explain the purpose of the paper, the approach taken, the methods of analysis (in empirical papers), main findings, and contributions (min. 500 - max. 1000 words) and should be submitted as a .doc file. The template you will find on the conference site http://issd.rau.ro/ An extensive version of the paper will be published after a peer review evaluation process. Papers will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee of the conference and will be evaluated for publication in:
Technological and Economic Development of Economy – journal indexed in ISI Thomson Reuters http://www.tandfonline.com/action/journalInformation?show=aimsScope&journalCode=tted21 Annals of the „Constantin Brancusi” University of Targu-Jiu, Economy Series http://www.utgjiu.ro/revista/?s=ec World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development http://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=wrstsd#absindex International Journal of Strategic Property Management – journal indexed in ISI Thomson Reuters http://www.tandfonline.com/action/journalInformation?show=aimsScope&journalCode=tspm20 Central European Review of Economics and Management (former WSB University in Wroclaw Research Journal) http://ojs.wsb.wroclaw.pl/index.php/WSBRJ/index The USV Annals of Economics and Public Administration http://www.seap.usv.ro/annals/ojs/index.php/annals Revista de Turism – Studii și cercetări în turism http://www.revistadeturism.ro/rdt Ecoforum Journal http://www.ecoforumjournal.ro/index.php/eco Special issue of Sustainability - "Information Society and Sustainable Development - Selected Papers from the 5th International Conference ISSD 2018" - journal indexed in ISI Thomson Reuters http://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/Society_Information_sustainability#info
Computer, transparencies or poster presentations are equally accepted. Appropriate equipment will be supplied according to each option. The authors who will present the papers will receive a certificate of participation.
CONTACT PERSONS: Prof. Diana-Mihaela Pociovalisteanu, Chair of the conference “Constantin Brancusi” University of Targu-Jiu, Faculty of Economics, Romania E-mail: [email protected]
Tel: +40 253 211062, Fax: +40 253 214 462, Mobile: +40771268441 Lecturer Loredana Mihaela Ecobici, Secretary of the conference “Constantin Brancusi” University of Targu-Jiu, Faculty of Economics, Romania Tel: +40 253 211062, Fax: +40 253 214 462, Mobile: + 40720686869 E-mail: [email protected]