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Regional development of Central and Eastern European countries

Fourth international scientific conference Climate change, economic development, environment and people conference (CCEDEP)


Regional development of Central and Eastern European countries



The conference's objective is to outline the problems and perspectives in SUSTAINABLE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT by presenting current research, giving reccomendations for practice, creating opportunities for discussions and establishing relations between science, business, non-governmental organizations, state and local authorities.

Among the topics to be discussed are: policies of regional development and markets, legislation, financing; economic development and competetiveness, entrepreneurship and management, infrastructure, agribusiness and tourism, etc.

The accent will be on sustainable regional development, regional markets and international trade, green economy,and information and communication technology.

The Fifth ACEU congress will be the attendant event of the conference with the participation of rectors of universities from the region.

The conference will provide opportunities for information and knowledge exchange of relevant experts, researchers and institutions in those fields with the purpose of fostering international cooperation and new initiatives in Central and Eastern European countries.



  • Regional markets and international trade
  • Economics, entrepreneurship & management
  • Ecological food production
  • Information and communication technology
  • Tourism and recreation
  • Green economy and renewable energy
  • Environmental protection and management
  • Agribusiness and regional policy
  • Social and cultural development
  • Education management and scientific research
  • Human resources
  • Health, sports and medicine



Prof. Eng. Dimitar Dimitrov, PhD. – Rector, UARD University

Prof. Ferenc Szavai, PhD. – President, ACEU; Rector, University of Kaposvár, Hungary

Prof. RNDr. René Matlovič, PhD. – Rector, University of Prešov in Prešov, Slovak Republic

Prof. Aleksandar Andrejević. PhD. –Rector, EDUCONS University, Serbia

Professor Veselin Vukotic, PhD – Rector, University Donja Gorica

Prof. Aleksandar Nikolovski, PhD. – Rector, FON University, Macedonia

Prof. Manuela Epure, PhD. – Vice rector of Spiru Haret University, Romania

Prof. Zoltán Gál, PhD. – Director of International Relations, University of Kaposvár, Hungary

Prof. Dr. Sc. Roman Dyakon – Information Systems Management Institute (ISMA), Latvia

Prof. Ludmila Zakonnova, Doctor of Biology - Head of Research, Branch KuzSTU in Belovo, Russian Federation

Prof. Dr. UĞUR Feyzi - Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Karabayir - Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University

Prof. Dr. Ismet Kaya - Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey

Prof. Gulen Turker, PhD in Chemistry, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey

Assoc. Prof. Nazan Cevik, PhD. – Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey

Prof. Leszek Koziol PhD. – Malopolska School of Economics in Tarnow, Poland

Radoslaw Pyrek – Malopolska School of Economics in Tarnow, Poland

Prof. Vasko Vasilev, PhD.

Prof. Mariana Ivanova, PhD.

Prof. Ognyana Stoichkova, PhD.

Prof. Petko Avramov, DSc.

Prof. Plamen Bratanov, DSc.

Prof. Georgi Somov, PhD.

Prof. Dr. Sevdalina Dimitrova

Prof. Mariana Asenova, PhD.

Prof. Elenko Zahariev, PhD.

Prof. Mariana Petrova, PhD.

Prof. Konstantin Cvetkov, PhD.

Prof. Milka Angelova, PhD.

Prof. Luben Hristov, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Petar Petrov, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Svetla Dimitrova, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Ervant Stepanyan, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Patricia Georgieva, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Vihra Dimitrova, PhD.

Assoc. Prof. Georgi Georgiev, PhD.




Slobodan Rakic, MSc, Secretary General of ACEU

Assoc. Prof. Zlatka Grigorova, PhD.

Assist. Prof. Ivanka Shopova

Assist. Prof. Ekaterina Arabska

Assist. Prof. Nikolina Mareva

Assist. Prof. Stefka Timareva

Miglena Kazashka

Denica Mollova

Evgenia Velichkova

Hayda Hristeva

Doreta Dzhineva



1st DAY

9:00 – 10:00


10:00 – 11:00

Official opening

11:00 – 13:00

Keynote speakers

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 – 15:30


15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 – 17:30





2nd DAY

10:00 – 13:00


13:00 – 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 – 15:30

Poster session

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 – 17:30

Discussion and Closing remarks





ACEU 5th Congress

10:00 – 15:30


3rd DAY

Excursion “The undiscovered Bulgaria”



The text of the abstract and the article is in English or Russian in MS WORD.

Page format: A4 (210x148 mm), 25 mm margins (top, bottom, left and right)

Font: Times New Roman, font size 11

Line spacing: regular, text alignment: justify

Paper title – font size 14, bold, centered

Author name, author affiliation – under the paper title, font size 12, Italic bold,

centered. In case of collective authorship, all authors must be stated.


Abstract is written in English, maximum 250 words.

The length of a contribution in prescribed format is 4-6 pages A4


Author’s name, author’s address, author’s e-mail

Quotation and notes writing:

Literature quotation in the text: author’s surname or authors’ surnames, year of edition. If it is a literal quotation in inverted commas, page must be given as well; e.g. Carver, Scheier (1994), or „…“ (Carver, Scheier, 1994, 253). If there are 4 or more authors of the contribution, you must give surname of the first author and „et al.“, e.g. Vyrost et al., 1995

List of bibliography is given at the end of the contribution in alphabetical order of authors.



The official languages of the conference are English and Russian.



Standard registration for CCEDEP conference:                  120 EUR


Participation in the conference for ACEU Members:      90 EUR


Without participation - Paper published only:                   50 EUR


The full registration is accomplished only after bank payment in EUR or BGN to the following bank accounts of UARD – Plovdiv in Allianz Bank Bulgaria, Plovdiv Branch is received:


IBAN:                    BG15BUIN70091420495220

BIC:                       BUINBGSF

Валута:                               EUR


IBAN:                    BG12BUIN70091020495210

BIC:                       BUINBGSF

Валута:                               BGN


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In-Person Participation includes:

1. Publication in the conference proceedings of up to two accepted papers per registered person;

2. Admission to all oral sessions;

3. A printed Conference Programme;

4. 2 Conference lunches;

5. 1 excursion;

6. Attendance and/or Author certificates;

7. Conference proceedings.


Each paper in the Conference Proceedings is peer-reviewed in Academic pubishing house "Talant"- University of agribusiness and rural development.




The Conference is co-organized by Alliance of Central-Eastern European Universities and will be organized along with the Fifth ACEU Congress


Under the patronage of the Ministry of Economy and Energy of the Republic of Bulgaria


7 – 9 October 2014

Novotel Plovdiv, Bulgaria