The aim of the conference is to achieve academic excellence in a regional context and to establish a platform for mutual cooperation and exchange of ideas among researchers and business practicioners.,m,conf,3068

We are pleased to announce well reputable keynote speakers – Desislava Dikova (Vienna University of Economics & Business), Michael A. Radin (Rochester University of Technology) and Juan Garcia Machado (University of Huelva) who will discuss recent trends in the fields of management, finance and production engineering.

Conference topics:
Strategic management
Organizations’ management
Human Resources Management
Knowledge management
Marketing and promotion
Academic entrepreneurship and science-business cooperation
management training and development

2. Entrepreneurship and Innovations

Multi- and interdisciplinary entrepreneurship
Internationalised SMEs and international entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurial management & strategic entrepreneurship
Family Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship and small business development
SMEs and social entrepreneurship
Financing Entrepreneurship
Intellectual workers
Innovative SMEs: knowledge-based and high-tech SMEs
Technological, organizational and marketing innovations
Innovation activities and processes
Innovation management
Innovation environment
Smart specializations

3.Production Engineering

Project management
Innovation of processes and products
Quality management
Managing the logistics and transport
Efficiency and productivity of enterprises
The organization and management of production
Engineering manufacturing processes
Information technology in manufacturing engineering
Clean technologies in energetic and automotive
4. Finance and Economics

Financial management
Financial economics
Wealth management
Financial innovations and alternative investment
Socially responsible investing
International finance
Financial institutions and services
Public finance
Investors on financial markets
Corporate finance and governance
Capital financing and budgeting

5. Corporate Social Responsibility

Ethics in business
Modern and responsible business
CSR Policy – Corporate Social Responsibility

6. Economic and social aspects of local and regional development

Territorial administration
Territorial governance and networks
Local and regional management
Local and regional marketing
Local and regional development: general issues
Modern approaches to local and regional development – EU funds as an instrument to support local and regional development

7. Inter-organizational and cross-border cooperation

Partnerships management
Cross-border projects management
Alliances, joint ventures, clusters and networks
international licensing/franchising