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Split 2016

First Call

We are happy to announce the First Call for the 16th International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development - "The Legal Challenges of Modern World".

In cooperation with: University North and Faculty of Law, University of Split

  1-2 September, 2016


Please consider submitting an abstract for the Conference within next few weeks. We proudly hope to have your distinguish name among authors and participants. After receiving the full texts, The Scientific Committee will decide which papers should be included in the Plenary Session.

Sincerely Yours,
President of Scientific Committee

Prof. Marijan Cingula


Economic and Social Development

  • Globalization and Challenges of the Modern World
  • Economic and Legal Implications of Social Changes in Europe
  • Modern Tendencies in Hospitality, Tourism Management and Marketing
  • Sustainable Tourism and Environment
  • Enterprise in Turbulent Environment
  • Entrepreneurship Caught Between Creativity and Bureaucracy
  • ICT Support to Business Activities

Legal Aspects of Economic and Social Development in International Relations

  • Legal Aspects of Economic and Financial Development and Growth
  • Tax Reform and its Effect on the Investment Process
  • Legal Issues of Strategic Investment in the Economy
  • Legal Uncertainty as an Obstacle to the Investment Process
  • Legal Framework of Liability for Damage caused by Irregular or Illegal Work of Governing Bodies
  • Legal and Economic Effects of Public Administration Reform
  • Social Policy and Family Law Protection Measures
  • Protection of Labor Rights
  • Insurance Fraud as a Global Economic and Legal Problem
  • Insurance Legal Normative Solutions and their Impact on Economic Growth and Social Development
  • Legal Consequences of Bankruptcy
  • Applicable Law to International Business Disputes Resolution
  • International Characteristics of Forwarding Contracts
  • Package Travel Contract
  • Crimes Committed in the Business Operations Between the Legal Solutions and Practical Problems

Legal Aspects of Environment Protection, Energy Efficiency and Use of Renewable Energy Sources - International Approach

  • Legal Aspects of Environmental Protection and Renewable Energy Sources Consumption
  • Energy Efficiency Legal Framework in the Service of Environmental Protection
  • Legal Framework of Energy Sector Reform as an Economic Development Initiator
  • Legal Problems of European Energy Policy Implementation and Environmental Protection
  • Legal Framework for the Implementation of Energy Programs
  • Legal Aspect of Renewable Energy Resources Investments



  • Participant (attending / paper presenting author): 300 EUR
  • Accompanying co-author: 150 EUR
  • Publishing only (without attending / presentation): 150 EUR
  • Attending (without paper): 150 EUR


  • Early registration: 250 EUR
  • 2nd paper registration (publishing only): 150 EUR

Registration fee includes admission to all sessions, conference kit (including the Scientific Book of Proceedings on CD with Book of Abstracts in hard copy) and admission to the lunch or dinner and all coffee brakes according to the program.


  • Bank Institution: Raiffeisenbank Austria d.d. Zagreb
  • Bank/Branch Institution Address: Magazinska cesta 69, Zagreb, Croatia
  • S.W.I.F.T. (BIC): RZBHHR2X
  • Acc. Holder Name: VADEA d.o.o.
  • Acc Holder Address: Mihanoviceva 4, 42000 Varazdin, Croatia
  • IBAN: HR6124840081135190251
  • Purpose: 'Participant's Name - Split 2016'



  • Submission of abstracts for review: July 20, 2016
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: July 25, 2016
  • Submission of complete/full papers for the proceedings: August 5, 2016
  • Notification of full paper acceptance: August 15, 2016
  • Early registration: August 20, 2016
  • Final registration: August 25, 2016
  • Conceiving and finalizing the esd-Conference program: August 25, 2016
  • ESD Conference sessions: September 1-2, 2016


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Faculty of Law - University of Split - Domovinskog rata 8, 21000 Split, Croatia


  • Marijan Cingula, University of Zagreb, Croatia (President)
  • Ayuba A. Aminu, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria
  • Gouri Sankar Bandyopadhyay, The University of Burdwan, Rajbati Bardhaman, India
  • Haimanti Banerji, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
  • Alla Bobyleva, The Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
  • Leonid K. Bobrov, State University of Economics and Management, Novosibirsk, Russia
  • Rado Bohinc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Ratko Brnabic, University of Split, Croatia
  • Adnan Celik, Selcuk University - Konya, Turkey
  • Angelo Maia Cister, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Mirela Cristea, University of Craiova, Romania
  • Sreten Cuzovic, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Oguz Demir, Istanbul Commerce University, Turkey
  • T.S. Devaraja, University of Mysore, India
  • Alba Dumi, Vlora University, Vlore, Albania
  • Ksenija Dumicic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Galina Pavlovna Gagarinskaya, Samara State University, Russia
  • Fran Galetic, Zagreb University, Croatia
  • Mirjana Gligoric, Faculty of Economics, Belgrade University, Serbia
  • Mehmet Emre Gorgulu, Afyon Kocatepe University, Turkey
  • Hana Horak, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Anica Hunjet, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Oxana Ivanova, Ulyanovsk State University, Ulyanovsk, Russia
  • Irena Jankovic, Faculty of Economics, Belgrade University, Serbia
  • Lara Jelenc, University of Rijeka, Croatia
  • Myrl Jones, Radford University, USA
  • Ana Jovancai Stakic, Univerzitet Dzon Nezbit, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Gorazd Justinek, Graduate School of Government and European Studies, Slovenia
  • Hacer Simay Karaalp, Pamukkale University,Turkey
  • Dafna Kariv, The College of Management Academic Studies, Rishon Le Zion, Israel
  • Salih Katircioglu, Eastern Mediterranean University, Northern Cyprus, Turkey
  • Hilal Yildirir Keser, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey
  • Sophia Khalimova, Institute of Economics and Industrial Engineering of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science, Novosibirsk, Russia
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Mirko Klaric, University of Split, Croatia
  • Vladimir Kovsca, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Goran Kozina, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Lejla Lazovic Pita, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Robert Lewis, Les Roches Gruyère University of Applied Sciences, Bulle, Switzerland
  • Ladislav Lukas, Univ. of West Bohemia, Faculty of Economics, Czech Republic
  • Pascal Marty, University of La Rochelle, France
  • Vaidotas Matutis, Vilnius University, Lithuania
  • Marjana Merkac Skok, GEA College of Entrepreneurship, Ljubljana, Slovenija
  • Daniel Francois Meyer, North West University, South Africa
  • Marin Milkovic, Rector, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Gratiela Georgiana Noja, West University of Timisoara, Romania
  • Zsuzsanna Novak, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
  • Mislav Ante Omazic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Matko Pajcic, University of Split, Croatia
  • Vera Palea, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
  • Dusko Pavlovic, President DIU Libertas International University, Zagreb, Croatia
  • Dinko Primorac, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Zeljka Primorac, University of Split, Croatia
  • Miroslaw Przygoda, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Nicholas Recker, Metropolitan State University of Denver, USA
  • Zeljko Radic, University of Split, Croatia
  • Kerry Redican, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA
  • Robert Rybnicek, University of Graz, Austria
  • Katarzyna Szymanska, The State Higher School of Vocational Education in Ciechanow, Poland
  • Ilaria Tutore, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy
  • Mladen Vedris, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Ilko Vrankic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Rebeka Danijela Vlahov, University of Zagreb
  • Mladen Vukcevic, President of the Judicial Council of Montenegro
  • Thomas Will, Agnes Scott College, USA
  • Li Yongqiang, Victoria University, Australia
  • Peter Zabielskis, University of Macau, China
  • Tao Zeng, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada
  • Snezana Zivkovic, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa (President)
  • Ana Aleksic
  • Ayuba Aminu
  • Mihovil Andjelinovic
  • Josip Arneric
  • Lidija Bagaric
  • Tomislav Bakovic
  • Sanja Blazevic
  • Leonid Bobrov
  • Ruzica Brecic
  • Ratko Brnabic
  • Anita Ceh Casni
  • Mirela Cristea
  • Oguz Demir
  • Stjepan Dvorski
  • Robert Fabac
  • Ivica Filipovic
  • Fran Galetic
  • Mirjana Gligoric
  • Tomislav Globan
  • Anita Goltnik Urnaut
  • Tomislav Herceg
  • Irena Jankovic
  • Dafna Kariv
  • Oliver Kesar
  • Hilal Yildirir Keser
  • Mirko Klaric
  • Tatjana Kovac
  • Vladimir Kovsca
  • Petar Kurecic
  • Angelo Maia Cister
  • Vaidotas Matutis
  • Marjana Merkac Skok
  • Daniel Francois Meyer
  • Natanya Meyer
  • Josip Mikulic
  • Ljubica Milanovic Glavan
  • Guenter Mueller
  • Ivana Nacinovic Braje
  • Gratiela Georgiana Noja
  • Zsuzsanna Novak
  • Alka Obadic
  • Claudia Ogrean
  • Matko Pajcic
  • Igor Pihir
  • Najla Podrug
  • Vojko Potocan
  • Dinko Primorac
  • Zeljka Primorac
  • Zeljko Radic
  • Sanda Renko
  • Souhaila Said
  • Armando Javier Sanchez Diaz
  • Tomislav Sekur
  • Lorena Skuflic
  • Mirko Smoljic
  • Petar Soric
  • Mario Spremic
  • Ana Jovancai Stakic
  • Matjaz Stor
  • Lejla Tijanic
  • Daniel Tomic
  • Boris Tusek
  • Mladen Vedris
  • Rebeka Daniela Vlahov
  • Ilko Vrankic
  • Thomas Will
  • Zoran Wittine
  • Tao Zeng
  • Snezana Zivkovic
  • Berislav Zmuk
  • Zeljka Primorac (President)
  • Domagoj Cingula (Co-President)
  • Dinko Primorac
  • Hana Horak
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa
  • Erlino Koscak
  • Miroslaw Przygoda
  • Rebeka Danijela Vlahov
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