9th International Scientific Conference on Economics & Management

EMAN 2025

March 2025

Paris, France


Registration opens in November 2024More info

EMAN 2024 international scientific conference was held in person at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” and online/virtually over Zoom on March 21, 2024 starting from 9:00 AM Central European Time (CET).

Full paper submission deadline








What is EMAN Conference About?

​​EMAN conference aims to establish and expand international contacts and co-operation across regions and countries. The main purpose of the conference is to provide scientists an encouraging and stimulating environment in which they may present results of their research to the scientific community and general public.

Preliminary conference proceedings content of the EMAN 2024 conference

​​More than 300 authors will give their contribution to the conference with 172 abstracts/papers from 28 different countries:

  1. Albania
  2. Algeria
  3. Austria
  4. Belgium
  5. Bolivia
  6. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  7. Bulgaria
  8. Croatia
  9. Czech Republic
  10. Georgia
  11. Greece
  12. Hungary
  13. Italy
  14. Latvia
  15. Montenegro
  16. North Macedonia
  17. Poland
  18. Portugal
  19. Romania
  20. Russia
  21. Serbia
  22. Slovakia
  23. Slovenia
  24. Spain
  25. Switzerland
  26. Turkey
  27. United Arab Emirates
  28. USA

Call for Papers

All accepted full papers for the EMAN International Scientific Conference will be placed in the EMAN Conference Proceedings Pre-draft. Afterwards there will be three circles of full papers’ selection from the EMAN Conference Proceedings pre-draft:

1st Circle – Selected papers will be published in the publication titled: EMAN Selected Papers with an ISSN 2683-4510 (ISBN and DOI numbers will be assigned). This publication will be submitted to indexation and / or publication and / or the listing at the Thomson Reuters ISI Web of Science (WOS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index, SCOPUS, EBSCO, CiteSeerX, ERA, ProQuest, Google Scholar database and so on.

2nd Circle – Extended and improved versions of the selected papers will be published in a monograph as book chapters. There will be additional independent peer review process.

3rd Circle – Extended and improved versions of the selected papers will be published in highly esteemed partner journals published in different countries by different faculties/universities and indexed/referenced in many different databases. 

If the full paper is being published in one of the above named publications from the three circles, its abstract will be published in the EMAN Book of Abstracts ISSN 2683-4510 (ISBN will be assigned). 

Other, non-selected full papers, but accepted for the conference, will be published in the EMAN Conference Proceedings ISSN 2683-4510 (ISBN and DOI numbers will be assigned).

Full paper and abstract publication does not require presentation on the conference day.

Certificate of presentation/attendance will be sent by e-mail after the conference.

Even official languages of the conference are Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Montenegrin, Slovenian and Macedonian it is highly advised that the full paper is being written in English. Papers may be presented in any of mentioned languages.

Except conference registration fee, there are no any additional nor hidden publication costs.

In order to avoid high commission of money transfer by bank wire transfer which may go up to 35% of the transferred amount, participants may pay the conference registration fee via PayPal (5% commission).

All received papers prior peer review process will be subject of plagiarism check with iThenticate by Turnitin.

EMAN 2022 Best Paper Award Candidate 1


Dorota Teneta-Skwiercz, Wroclaw University of Economics and Business, Ul. Komandorska 118/120, 53-345 Wrocław

Małgorzata Sobińska, Wroclaw University of Economics and Business, Ul. Komandorska 118/120, 53-345 Wrocław

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.S.P.2022.101

EMAN 2022 Best Paper Award Candidate 2


Ljilja Antić, Faculty of Economics, University of Niš, Trg Kralja Aleksandra Ujedinitelja 11, Niš, Serbia

Bojana Novićević Čečević, Faculty of Economics, University of Niš, Trg Kralja Aleksandra Ujedinitelja 11, Niš, Serbia

Jovana Milenović, Faculty of Economics, University of Niš, Trg Kralja Aleksandra Ujedinitelja 11, Niš, Serbia

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.S.P.2022.71

EMAN 2022 Best Paper Award Candidate 3


Jasna Tonovska, Faculty of Economics - Skopje, Blvd. Goce Delchev 9/V, 1000 Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Predrag Trpeski, Faculty of Economics - Skopje, Blvd. Goce Delchev 9/V, 1000 Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.S.P.2022.13

EMAN 2022 Best Paper Award Candidate 4


Petra Kovacova, Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Faculty of Social and Economic Relations, Študentská 3, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovak Republic

Ondrej Drahotsky, Alexander Dubček University of Trenčín, Faculty of Social and Economic Relations, Študentská 3, 911 50 Trenčín, Slovak Republic

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.S.P.2022.91

EMAN 2022 Best Paper Award Candidate 5


Dajana Ercegovac, Novi Sad School of Business, Vladimira Perića Valtera 4, 21000 Novi Sad

Mirela Momčilović, Novi Sad School of Business, Vladimira Perića Valtera 4, 21000 Novi Sad

Željko Račić, Novi Sad School of Business, Vladimira Perića Valtera 4, 21000 Novi Sad

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/EMAN.S.P.2022.1

EMAN 2023 Keynote Speaker: Moreno Frau, PhD

Corvinus University of Budapest

Marie Curie Research Fellow

Institute of Marketing and Communication Sciences

Department of Marketing Management

EMAN 2022 Keynote Speaker: Assoc. Prof. Mag. Dr. Tanja Schuschnig

PhD, Associate Professor

University of Klagenfurt, Department for Finance & Accounting, Institute for Financial Management, Austria

EMAN 2022 Keynote Speaker: Ana Jovičić Vuković

PhD, Lecturer

Novi Sad School of Business, Serbia


EMAN 2021 Keynote Speaker: Nimit Chowdhary

PhD, Full-Time Professor

Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management

Faculty of Humanities and Languages, Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University), New Delhi, India

EMAN 2021 Keynote Speaker: Emil Velinov

PhD, Associtate Professor
SKODA AUTO University, Czechia and RISEBA University of Applied Sciences, Latvia

Theme of the EMAN
International Scientific Conference:


Economics and Management – How to Cope with Disrupted Times

The conference theme will be discussed in following sections:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Banking in a digital environment
  • Foreign direct investment, Foreign divestment, Finance
  • Global methods of e-business
  • Hypermodernity with facts and information (fake news, alternative facts) and public relations
  • Logistics and supply chains in disruptive times
  • Marketing in disruptive times
  • Networks of ideas, inclusion of new human resources
  • New technologies, robotisation, labour market and social net
  • New methods of leadership, management and innovation
  • Smart cities and places, relation between urban and rural
  • Making business in an environment of fast-changing technologies
  • Business laws and ethics
  • Accounting and accounting standards
  • Strategic management and management tools in disruptive times
  • The support of international integrations and institutions
  • Agroeconomics in disruptive times
  • Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
  • Organizational develepment
  • Transport and tourism in disrupted times and new technologies
  • Human resource management: tourism and hospitality industry
  • Destination marketing and destination management in tourism
  • Service management of the innovation tourism industry
  • Emergency and crisis management in tourism
  • Tourism management of the national parks and heritage
  • Sustainable hospitality management
  • Immobility market
  • The role of the government in disruptive times
  • Public sector economics
  • Energy and raw materials markets
  • IT’s role in disruptive times
  • Sustainability, circular economy and sharing economy
  • Education and higher education in disruptive times
  • Protectionism: causes and consequences
  • Global and regional inequalities
  • Cryptocurrencies: change of the financial landscape
  • Challenges of the digital economy


The Master in Economics and Management of Tourist and Cultural activities (MEMATIC) is active at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata” – Faculty of Economics – Department of Management and Law since 2006 and will take place its XVII edition in the Academic Year 2023-2024.

The Coordinator of the Master is Prof. Paola M.A. Paniccia, Full Professor of “Economics and Business Management” and professor of “Economics and Management of Tourist and Cultural Activities” (Master’s Degree Course in Economics and Management-CLEM), at the same Faculty of Economics.

MEMATIC offers a excellent training program which is characterized by the specificity of treating in a joint tourism management with cultural heritage management, consistently with the most advanced international cultural-educational settings.

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The Faculty of Economics in Osijek, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek (Croatia) is one of the oldest faculties and higher education institutions in Osijek and Slavonia and Baranja, and from the very first days of its existence it strives to position itself as an autonomous, modern, comparatively competitive institution, close to European and world quality standards of teaching and scientific research.

The Faculty of Economics in Osijek played a significant role in educating scientists and experts in this part of Croatia. Our students are our greatest achievement, people who have completed studies at our Faculty and who today hold the most responsible position in the economy, state administration and local and regional self-government, not only in the region, but also throughout Croatia.

Until March 2018, 9,566 students have graduated from university undergraduate studies, 3,375 students from undergraduate and 2,779 students from graduate studies, 601 students have completed postgraduate specialist studies, 691 students have earned master’s degrees, while 268 candidates have earned doctorate degrees at the Faculty.

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The Faculty of Economics, Administration and Business, “Stefan cel Mare” University of Suceava, Romania, aims to continue the traditions of Bucovina higher education, started in 1875 by the University of Cernăuţi, an institution of high academic performance, which covered the northern area of ​​Romania, continued and completed by the Suceava Institute of Higher Education (1963).

The faculty offers the following degree programs: Accounting and Management Informatics; Trade, Tourism and Service; Economics Management; Finance and Banking; International Business; Business Administration; Economic Informatics; General Economics and Economic Communication; Managerial and Administrative Assistance.

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School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo (SEBS), Bosnia and Herzegovina is the only internationally accredited faculty of economics in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since 2012, SEBS has been the owner of EPAS Program Accreditation granted by the most prominent European accreditation agency EFMD, and in 2015, the School was also awarded an institutional accreditation by the oldest American accreditation agency AACSB.

School of Economics and Business in Sarajevo is an institution dedicated to the enhancement of higher education system quality. Acquiring an accreditation brings multiple advantages for the academic program, its members and teachers, and for the institution as a whole in the context of international recognition, high quality of the program and the institution’s positioning on the global map of education in the field of business.

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Faculty of Business, “Aleksandër Moisiu” University of Durrës, Durrës, Albania was opened by Decision of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania, No. 801, dt 20.12.2006 , as one of the main units of “Aleksandër Moisiu” University (UAMD). When it was created, it was known as the Faculty of Economics and Administration, while since 2010 it has been named as the “Faculty of Business” (FB).

From the beginning, the Faculty of Business has been based on the best western academic practices and experiences. The institution issues diplomas written in Albanian and English and the evaluation is done according to the ECTS and American systems. This enables our graduates readability and recognition of the diploma in different countries of the world, either for further studies or for employment. The philosophy of the faculty, in all its activities and processes, has been “the student in the center of attention”.

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EMAN publications are under review for Web of Science CPCI-SSH coverage

EMAN publications under evaluation by Scopus

The EMAN Conference is Organized by

Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans headquartered in Belgrade – Serbia is a non-governmental and non-profit association, founded in 2014 to support the development of scientific thought in the region, development of management and economics profession, as well as education of its members and the general public.

The Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans currently has more than 180 members who came from more than 130 different institutions, more specifically, members from Balkans countries as associate members and honorary members from other countries (Slovakia, Czech Republic, Russia, Ukraine, Mexico, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey, etc.).

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Presentation mode for the EMAN Scientific Conference


The conference will be held in a hybrid form (online and virtually via online meeting platform and in person). There are three options for presentation.

1. On spot presentation in Rome (Italy) – each presenter will have 7 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for Q/A;

2. Virtual presentation: Participants who would like to join us via virtual presentation should email us their “voice over video” presentation in a duration of max 7 minutes;

3. Online (live presentation): Participants who would like to join us via online (live) presentation will be able to present their papers live. Each presenter will have 7 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for Q/A.

Details about these options will be provided to participants after abstract submission.

EMAN Conference Editorial Board Members

Paola Paniccia

Paola Paniccia is a Full Professor in Management at the University of Rome Tor Vergata (Italy) where she is the Delegate for the Development of Enterprises, Spin-off and Start-ups. At the same University, she is a professor of “General Management”, “Economics and...

Antonella Monda

Antonella Monda, PhD, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Management at Tor Vergata University of Rome, Department of Management and Law, Rome, Italy. She holds a PhD in Management & Information Technology. Antonella Monda is a Member of the LISA Lab, Laboratory...

Miho Murashima

Miho Murashima, PhD, is an assistant professor at the College of Business, Rikkyo University, Japan. Before joining the college, she was engaged in her research work at Regional and Inter-Regional Studies, Waseda University, Japan. Her current research investigates...

Chara Karakosta

Dr. Charikleia Karakosta is a Chemical Engineer of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). She holds a PhD in Decision Support Systems Promoting the Effective Technology Transfer within the frame of Climate Change from the School of Electrical and Computer...

Ning Zeng

Dr Ning Zeng is currently an Associate Professor in Economics and Finance at Macau University of Science and Technology. She holds a PhD from Queen Mary, University of London, and her research interest is in applied macroeconomics to employ various empirical models to...

Yana Oliinyk

Yana Oliinyk Doctor of Economic Sciences, associate professor; Head of the Institute of Postgraduate Education, SESE “The Academy of Financial Management” (Kyiv, Ukraine) Area of scientific interests – development of institutional area of companies’ reporting on its...

Volodymyr Olefir

Volodymyr Olefir PhD, Senior Researcher Institute for Economics and Forecasting, NAS of Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine Born in Kyiv in 1962.  His MA earned at Ukrainian Agricultural Academy in 1984, and his PhD at Institute for Economics AS of Ukraine in 1993. Volodymyr Olefir...

Luay H. Tahat

Luay Tahat is an Associate Professor of the Computer Science Department at Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait since 2008. Before that, Dr. Tahat was the lead Mobile Network Solution Architect at Alcatel-Lucent (Nokia) in Naperville, USA. Also, he was a...

Litvin Aurelia

2012 – Onwards President Business management, training young entrepreneurs, consulting services NGO Centre for Rural Education and Development, April 2003 - Onwards Doctor habilitatus, professor, Head of Business and Administration Department at the State Agrarian...

Edith Patricia Borboa Álvarez

Doctor in Administrative Sciences from the Autonomous University of Baja California, Master in Administration and Business Development from the Technological Institute of Sonora and Bachelor of Administration and Finance from the Autonomous University of the West. She...

Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans – UdEkoM Balkan
179 Ustanicka St, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia


Udekom Balkans is a dynamic non-governmental and non-profit organization, established in 2014 with a mission to foster the growth of scientific knowledge within the Balkan region and beyond. Our primary objectives include advancing the fields of management and economics, as well as providing educational resources to our members and the wider public.

Who We Are: Our members include esteemed university professors from various scientific disciplines, postgraduate students, and experts from ministries, public administrations, private and public enterprises, multinational corporations, associations, and similar organizations.

Building Bridges Together: Over the course of nine years since our establishment, the Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans has established impactful partnerships with more than 1,000 diverse institutions across the Balkan region and worldwide.

EMAN conference publications are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.