Scientific Publishing House

Centre of Sociological Research

Centre of Sociological Research

  • Publishing Partners:


    University of Szczecin (Poland)

    Foundation of International Studies 

    Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania)

    Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest (Romania)


  • Membership:


SER 2018



26-28 APRIL 2018

Igalo, Herceg Novi, Montenegro


Conference is organized and held by the following academic partners:

Economic Laboratory for Transition Research (Podgorica, Montenegro)

Adriatic University Bar, Faculty for Mediterranean Business Studies (Tivat, Montenegro)

Center for Sociological Research (Szczecin, Poland)

Institute for Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation and Rheumatology “Dr. Simo Milosevic” (Igalo, Montenegro, the hosting institution)


Venue: Institute "Dr Simo Milosevic", Igalo, Herceg Novi, Montenegro


Tentative topics for panels and sessions:

-         Institutional framework for sustainable development

-         Key preconditions for socioeconomic development of transitional economies

-         Labor market changes and their regulation by means of social policies

-         SMEs and entrepreneurship development under changing economic and social conditions

-         Recent changes at European financial markets and in accounting

-         Banking and insurance: current state and possible reforms

-         Latest trends of international economic relations’ development

-         Economic education in the context of life-long learning

-         Agribusiness in the frameworks of rural territories’ development policies

-         Latest trends in sociological research

-         Special panels:

a)     The role of nautical tourism in economic development

b)    Editorial standards and academic publishing best practices


Panels’ split and schedule is subject to change, depending on the number of actual participants. TBA in more detail once the registration is closed and final list of reports is approved by the reviewers.


Publication options:

Registration of all participants is based on the abstract materials they provide for consideration. The Committee will publish the book of abstract, price of publication is included into participation fee. Book of abstracts will have an ISBN.

10 best reports of the event would be recommended for further publishing in the partner journals of the conference (all journals are indexed either in Scopus and/or in Web of Science/Clarivate databases).Selection results will be announced during the event, only physically present and reporting participants will be considered for further publishing. The selected participants will be approached by the editorial offices’ representatives to discuss all further details, including full-text submissions, review standards, additional fees (depending on a particular journal), timing of publication etc.


Participation fee:

220 EUR – early-bird fee (registration and payment till March, 30)

250 EUR – standard participation fee (covers: conference certificate, book of conference abstracts, all coffee breaks between the panels, one gala dinner)

Participation fee is to be paid by each physically present author/coauthor. Number of coauthors per one report – 3 max.

Payment details:

Centre of Sociological Research, Poland, Szczecin 

NIP: 8522623342

Bank: Raiffeisen Polbank  ul. Grzybowska 78, 00-844 Warszawa 


account: PL32175000120000000034567417

not VAT registered


Accommodation and transfer:

Special fee from the hosting institution:

Half-board, including use of swimming pool and fitness facilities – 35 EUR per day per person in a double room

(Please, let us know the exact duration of your stay in advance)

Surcharge for 1/1 room - + 8 EUR per day

Surcharge for full board - + 6 EUR per day

Surcharge for suite - +12 EUR per day

More details on the venue:

Additional services:

Airport transfer, excursions nearby before or after the event. Please, contact the hotel directly:



Conference Committee does not insist all participants stay at the venue hotel, however, this is highly recommended for the purposes of closer cooperation and networking between the panels. All participants get a special accommodation price which is lower than the standard price in this hotel.

All participants are responsible for timely individual payments of the accommodation fees.



All registration forms along with personal data – please, email to:

Template of the registration form – see below

Deadline for applications and abstracts – March, 30.

Deadline for all payments – March, 30.

Registration at venue – April, 26, morning

Gala Dinner – April, 26, evening

Panel sittings – April, 26-27

Editorial clinic, academic publishing workshop – April, 28


Registration template:

Your Name Your Last name

Department, University, City, Country (no shorten forms, please, in full)

Research interests: economy, management, politics


Keywords: keyword, keyword, keyword

JEL codes: J01, J02.

Then goes the body of your text. Overall size of abstract – 300-700 words. Font: Times New Roman, 14 pt, single space. Margins – 2 cm all sides. Style of referencing – APA. Graphics and tables are allowed only in exceptional cases. In your narrative, please, try to concentrate on the novelty and originality of your suggestion/study problem/approach.