Conference info

We are pleased to invite you to the 21st annual conference Enterprise and Competitive Environment.

The conference will be held at the Faculty of Business and Economics of Mendel University in Brno on March 22 – 23, 2018. 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.

 

Keynote Address

    Jan Švejnar

Chair of the Executive and Supervisory Committee and Director of the think-tank IDEA at CERGE-EI
Director of the Center on Global Economic Governance at Columbia University

Julius Horvath

professor, Head of MA in Global Economic Relations Program, Central European University, former Dean of CEU Business School, and former Head of CEU Department of Economics  

Libor Witassek

 Managing Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vítkovice, a.s.

 

 


Conference Outputs

Conference participants are invited to select one of the publishing options: 

Review of Economic Perspectives,  (ISBN: 1804-1663, indexed in Scopus)

Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis (ISSN: 1211-8516, indexed in Scopus)

European Journal of Business Science and Technology -EJOBSAT (ISSN: 2336-6494) Conference Proceedings (will be submitted for indexing to Web of Science database)

Only the high-quality papers successfully passing a review process will be considered for publishing.

All papers must represent original and unpublished work that is not currently under review.

 

Conference Fees:

 

Early Registration

(untill 3rd January 2018)

Standard registration

(from 4th January 2018)

Regular registration 3.300 CZK 4.200 CZK
Co-author (attending), Passive Participation 1.900 CZK
Additional Paper 1.400 CZK

Conference FEE:

  • The Regular fee includes access to plenary session, conference sessions, presentation of the paper, review process, conference materials and refreshment (coffee breaks, lunch and social event on Thursday 22nd March).
  • The Co-author (attending), Passive Participation fee includes access to plenary session, conference sessions, conference materials and refreshment (coffee breaks, lunch and social event on Thursday 22nd March).
  • The Additional Paper fee is for authors with more than one paper, thus, the Regular fee is applied for the first submitted paper and Additional Paper fee is applied for each additional submitted paper. Each submitted paper must have different content in accordance with publication ethics.

Accommodation is not included in the fee. Registration is required for all participants attending the conference.

 

Conference Topic​s

The conference is focused especially on the following topics: 
  1. Bioeconomics
  2. Business Economics
  3. Consumer Behaviour and Life Quality
  4. Decision Making Processes
  5. Financial Markets
  6. Fair and Sustainable Taxation in the EU
  7. Law and Economics
  8. Management and Marketing
  9. Text Mining and Machine Learning
  10. Welfare Economics

Important Dates

Registration opening: 1st October 2017
EARLY registration deadline: 3rd January 2018
STANDARD registration deadline: 12th February 2018
Abstract submission deadline: 12th February 2018
Paper submission deadline26th February 2018

 

Organizers

Scientific conference board

    Organisation Board (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • František Dařena (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Radim Farana (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Jarko Fidrmuc (Zeppelin University of Friedrichshafen, Germany)
    • Roman Horváth (Charles University, Czech Republic)
    • Peter Huber (Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Austria)
    • Jitka Janová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Svatopluk Kapounek (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Luděk Kouba (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Zuzana Kučerová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Martin Kvizda  (Masaryk University, Czech Republic)
    • Martin Macháček (VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic)
    • Danuše Nerudová (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • David Procházka (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Jana Stávková (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Pavel Žufan (Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic)
    • Svatopluk Kapounek
    • Veronika Kočiš Krůtilová
    • Hana Vránová
    • Barbora Šiklová

     

     

     

     

    Contact: Hana Vránová, hana.vranova@mendelu.cz

     

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