The 11th International Conference on Business

Strategy, Complexity and Energy in changing times

 “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln

30-31 March 2017, Bucharest, Romania

Presently, our annual international conference is held in Bucharest, Romania.
We are proud to say that it introduces newcomers to the field, keep practitioners aware of current developments, and provide networking opportunities, as well, with the main purpose of enlightening minds and connecting ideas.

On the one hand, the academics have the opportunity to meet some others with similar interests, to communicate the results of their research, and nevertheless to find practitioners interested in implementing them.

On the other hand, practitioners can present their organization’s latest achievements and keep abreast of the same field.

And last but not least, PhD students have the chance to get feedback on their research, to find collaborators, or even to join research teams.

So, come to formally and informally explore, debate and discuss the main features of the current trends in business!
Come to find about the different approach that Complexity science set on and the advantages that it provides to human reasoning!
Come to meet possible sponsors for your research and therefore foster your career development.

The main topics of the conference, but not limited to these, are:

  • Social Market Economy
  • Entrepreneurship and Energy Business
  • Strategic Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Intellectual Capital
  • Business Process Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Education
  • Relationship Marketing
  • Intergenerational Learning
  • Financial Management
  • Operations Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • International Business

Publication opportunities

The conference is organized by Society for Business Excellence and UNESCO Department for Business Administration and will take place on the 30th-31st of March 2017 at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Faculty of Business Administration in foreign languages (FABIZ).

Subject to author registration and payment, all accepted papers for presentation, based on a blind peer review process, will be published in a CD conference proceedings volume with an ISSN and an ISBN, under the Business Excellence Publishing House. Selected presented papers will be published in a conference proceedings volume under the German Publishing House de Gruyter and it will be indexed the following databases: EBSCO, Proquest, ExLibris, OCLC, Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, CELDES, CNPIE, Naviga, and will be submitted for indexation to Thomson Reuters ISI Web of Science (WOS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index.

In addition, a selection of the best papers will be published in the Management & Marketing. Challenge for the Knowledge Society Journal published by de Gruyter Open, indexed in Scopus, Proquest, Cabell’s Directory and other more than 20 international databases, Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research and other prestigious publications.

The conference committee will grant for each section the following distinctions: Best paper award and Best presenter award.








The ambiance of Bucharest, the Capital city of Romania, was previously associated with Paris, being named ‘Little Paris’, with touristic attractions such as C.E.C. Palace, Royal Parliament and the Old Town, one of the most populated areas of the Capital.

Look out for a full call for papers


Fur further information, please contact us!