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Conference info 2016 

March 10–11, 2016


19th Annual Conference Enterprise and the Competitive Environment“ will be held at the Faculty of Business and Economics of Mendel University in Brno on March 10–11, 2016. It crosses traditional discipline boundaries and involves a wide variety of interactions ranging from traditional academic disciplines or schools of thought to the reality of business. Many of the issues provide innovative ideas and combine the best academic thinking with the industry expertise development in financial services, public sector/government, information and communications technologies.

In the year 2015, there have been presented 184 papers from different countries as Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Russia, Romania, Slovakia, and Ukraine.


Important Dates

Conference proceedings in Procedia Social And Behavioral Sciences  in progress (expected July 2016) 
Preselection of the papers at the journal editors level in progress (expected May 2016)


Paper Submission and Conference Proceedings

Selected conference papers will be published in the conference proceedings which was accepted for publication in Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences by Elsevier and then will be submitted for indexing in the Web of Science. Only papers presented at the Conference shall be included to the conference proceedings and published as part of Procedia Social And Behavioral Sciences.

Other possibility is to publish your paper in one of the journals below. 

The best selected papers will be published in the following journals:


Agricultural Economics 

ISSN 0139-570X (Print), 1805-9295 (On-line)
indexed in the Web of Science

Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis 

ISSN 1211-8516
indexed in Scopus


ISSN 1802-792X (Print), 1802-7946 (On-line)
indexed in ERIH PLUS, EBSCO and Index Copernicus

Forum Scientiae Oeconomia

ISSN 2300-5947
indexed in ERIH PLUS

European Journal of Business Science and Technology

ISSN 2336-6494
indexed in EconLit and RePEc


Conference FEE: 3.300CZK

Conference Topic​s

Conference is focused especially on following topics:

  1. Economics, Socio-economics and Macroeconomic Policy
    - European monetary integration processes
    - Growth, development and regional studies
    - Corporate governance and public economics
  2. Business Economics and Finance
    - Corporate economic performance
    - Productivity and competitiveness
    - Financial markets and its institutions
  3. Management in the New Environment
    - New methods, techniques and principles of management
    - Social responsibility and business ethics
    - Increasing competitiveness of enterprises
  4. Quantitative Methods in Business
    - Operational research
    - Econometrics and economic modelling
    - Mathematical economics
  5. Accounting, Taxes and Finance in the Global Environment
    - Financial and managerial accounting
    - IAS/IFRS
    - Taxation and public finance
  6. Marketing, Trade and Tourism
    - Consumer behaviour
    - International trade and retailing
    - Tourism
  7. IS/ICT and Competitiveness of Enterprises
    - Business intelligence and data mining
    - Modern technologies in corporate information systems
    - Applications of state-of-the-art information and communication technologies in business
  8. Legal and Social Environment
    - Social and Economic Inequality
    - Economic and legal aspects of the EU commercial policy
    - Growth potential through enhanced governance and social innovation 



Scientific conference board

  • František Dařena (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Petr David (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Jarko Fidrmuc (Zeppelin University in Friedrichshafen, Germany)
  • David Hampel (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Mojmír Helísek (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)
  • Peter Huber (WIFO Vienna, Austria)
  • Vladimír Jeníček (University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic)
  • Svatopluk Kapounek (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Zuzana Kučerová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Danuše Nerudová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Martina Rašticová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Petr Rozmahel (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Kateřina Ryglová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Włodzimierz Sroka (The University of  Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland)
  • Jana Stávková (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Ida Vajčnerová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Jan Vavřina (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
  • Pavel Žufan (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)


Organisation Board (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)

  • Svatopluk Kapounek
  • Veronika Krůtilová
  • Hana Vránová
  • Barbora Šiklová


Contact: Hana Vránová,