20th International Joint Conference: Central and Eastern Europe in the Changing Business Environment

Program 2015

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May 28, 2015

  • 18:00 – Welcome drink in Academic Club at the University of Economics, Prague (see the map and details below)

Plenary session (video-conference Prague-Bratislava), May 29, 2015
Room: 169 NB

  • 8:30 – Registration
  • 9:00 – Conference opening, introduction by prof. Hana Machková, president of the University of Economics, Prague, and prof. Ferdinand Daňo, president of the University of Economics in Bratislava
  • 9:15 – 12:00 – Keynote speeches
  • 9:15 – 9:45
    Petr Koblic (CEO of the Prague Stock Exchange): CEE’s National Capital Markets – Will They Ever Become Regional?

    9:45 – 10:15
    Peter Dovhun (Managing Director & COO at Gratex International): Our Story from Australia. How a Slovak Company Can Succeed Internationally.

    10:15 – 10:45
    Coffee break

    10:45 – 11:15
    Jiri Lhotak (CFO, European Shopping Center Fund, CBRE Global Investors): Commercial Real Estate as an Asset Class.

    11:15 – 11:45
    Olga Algayerova (Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the International Organizations in Vienna): CEE – Strategy for growth: Effective Use of International Organizations.

  • 11:45 – 12:00
    Summary of the joint part with Bratislava
  • 12:00 – 13:00

Sections in Prague 13:00 – 17:00, May 29, 2015

(Maximum duration of each presentation is 15 min.)

International Finance (room 203 RB)

  1. Filip Iorgulescu (Bucharest University of Economic Studies/ Romania): Insights into the Development of the Recent Financial Crisis – A Tale of Contagion and Market Interdependence.
  2. Ioana Andrada Gavril (Bucharest University of Economic Studies/ Romania): Sustainable Development and the Financial System: a Quantitative Analysis on ECE Countries.
  3. Iustina Alina Boitan (Bucharest University of Economic Studies/ Romania): Socially Responsible Banks’ Efficiency – Evidence from EU Countries.
  4. Section wrap-up.

International Marketing and Management (room 204 RB)

  1. Jozsef Poor (Szent Istvan University/ Hungary), Agnes Slavic (University of Novi Sad/ Serbia), Nemanja Berber (University of Novi Sad/ Serbia): The Effect of HRM Competences on Organizational Success in the Local Subsidiaries of MNCs in CEE Countries.
  2. Yuksel Koksal, Selin Penez (Mehmet Akif Ersoy University/ Turkey): A Comparative Investigation of Franchisee and Non-Franchisee Entrepreneurs’ Views on Franchising System in Turkey.
  3. Marketa Lhotakova, Kveta Olsanova (Univeristy of Economics, Prague): Regulation of the Food Advertising Targeted to Children. Top-lines Results of the Study of the Czech Households’ Awareness of Food Advertising Self-regulation and the Czech Code of Advertising.
  4. Mustafa Demirel (Mehmet Akif Ersoy University Burdur/ Turkey): An Investigation of Social Media and Internet Usage Habits of College Students in Turkey.
  5. Section wrap-up.

International Business (room 205 RB)

  1. Magdalena Myszkowska (Wroclaw University of Economics/ Poland): The Competitiveness Landscape in Central and Eastern Europe.
  2. Aziz Tuncer (Sakarya University/ Turkey), Haluk Hagur (Sakarya Bar Association/ Turkey): Changing Regional Policies in Poland: The Endeavour to Create Regional Sustainable Development.
  3. Jozsef Poor (Szent István University/ Hungary, J. Selye University/ Slovakia), Ildiko Kovacs (Szent Istvan University/ Hungary), Imrich Antalik (J. Selye University/ Slovakia) et al.: Employment and Atypical Employment in Slovakia and Hungary in 2013 and 2014 – Empirical Research.
  4. Section wrap-up.

International Trade (room 207 RB)

  1. Jan Kopecky, Stanislav Richter (University of Economics, Prague): Innovation as a Part of the Competitiveness of the National Economy.
  2. Pavel Balihar (Licensing Office of Ministry of Industry and Trade, Czech Republic), David Müller (University of Economics, Prague): Global Arms Trade and Its Regulation.
  3. Kamila Trojanova (University of Economics, Prague): Intellectual Property Rights in International Investment Agreements.
  4. Joanna Chojnacka, Martyna Ksiazek (Warsaw School of Economics/ Poland): Political, Cultural and Economic Relations between China and Czech Republic.
  5. Section wrap-up.

Academic Club at the University of Economics, Prague

The Academic Club is situated on the 3rd floor. Please, use the elevator, which is situated directly behind the entrance into the building.


[June 10, 2019]
Registration will be open in September 2019

[June 5, 2019]
Past conferences was updated

[May 24, 2019]
Conference Proceedings 2019′ was published

[May 15, 2019]
Conference Program 2019′ was published

[January 31, 2019]
Proceedings 2018′ were indexed in the Web of Science CPCI database!

[January 23, 2019]
Paper submission is prolonged till February 10, 2019

[December 14, 2018]
Registration is prolonged till January 7, 2019

[December 14, 2018]
Proceedings 2015′ were indexed in the Web of Science CPCI database!

[September 10, 2018]
Registration open

[June 2, 2018]
Registration will be open in September 2018

[June 1, 2018]
Past conferences was updated

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