Theme :  Leveraging Governance and Strategic Management towards the Circular Economy

BURGAS, BULGARIA | 11-12 May 2017



The conference aims to create awareness and interests on topics relating to governance and investment decisions towards the circular economy among researchers, academicians and practitioners. In an effort to achieve an industrial circular economy that promotes greater resource productivity, it is essential to ensure that this idea also deal with the course of improving the governance practices. Hence, the proposed conference will address the issues and challenges that the business communities are facing in terms of the value propositions offered by circular business products whilst accomplish by the practices of governance and strategic management .


Papers submitted can include the theoretical, practical and legal perspectives of both public and private sectors and in relation to the conference theme on the following areas:

  • Management strategies and governance
  • Challenges of the current markets, marketing and sales: paradigms, problems and perspectives
  • Performance & entrepreneurship management
  • Business risk and assets management
  • Industrial economics, financial instruments, accounting and control
  • Innovations, investments and human resources


All papers reviewed and accepted will be published in the conference proceeding after the event. Selected papers will be published in the special issues of International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues or International Journal of Economics and Management, both are SCOPUS indexed journals.


All papers submitted should be typed in Times New Roman (10 point) with single-spacing and should not exceed 8 pages (5 000 words). The author(s), address, contact numbers and email of the author(s) should be clearly stated in the first page. The abstract shall not exceed 100 words and should provide a statement of the purpose and procedures of the study, including major conclusions of the research.


Abstract submission and registration March 15, 2017
Notification to the authors/speakers In a week after the abstract submission
Early bird conference fee transfer deadline April 5, 2017
Conference fee transfer deadline April 25, 2017
Submission of full paper deadline April 30, 2017

Registration should be made in the platform , with abstract upload in a Word file.
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