E- BUSINESS
and
DIGITIZATION

START-UP
and
SPIN-OFF

HUMAN RESOURCES  
in
DIGITAL ERA

SMEs
and
FAMILY BUSINESSES

BUSINESS
CLUSTERS

ECONOMIC POLICY, INTERNATIONAL TRADE and TOURISM

SESSION
for
PH.D. STUDENTS

Internetional conference

Liberec Economic Forum 2021 is a platform for presentation of research findings and for exchange of experience relating to economic development and knowledge economy. 

Innovations and research

The aim of the conference is to promote innovations, support research, and enhance development as means of competitiveness of enterprises in the regional, national, and global environment.

MOTTO

2021 – Year of Recovery and New Opportunities

Indexed in WOS since 2013

The international conference Liberec Economic Forum (LEF) is indexed in Web of Science since 2013. To verify that LEF is not a predatory conference, check the indexation right in the database.

Submit a paper

All research articles (approx. 6-8 page A4, including referencing) in this proceeding undergo rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymised refereeing by two anonymous referees. Articles which get through an independent review process will be published in the collected volume.

FOR REVIEW

Name and affiliation should not be included in the paper proposals. Please submit your paper using the following template in the PDF format via EASY CHAIR.

CAMERA READY

For the final formatting of your paper, please use the second template and upload the paper back to EASY CHAIR. Don’t forget to register and pay the CONFERENCE FEE.

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Important deadlines and fees

Anyone interested in having a paper published in the proceedings will be charged a fee paid by July 30, 2021. The fee differs according to the chosen variant. The conference fee must be paid separately for each conference participant.

Paper submission

Paper submission: June 15, 2021

Notification of acceptance:

June 30, 2021

Camera ready: July 15, 2021

Both versions of the paper (for review and camera ready) must be submitted via Easy Chair.


Conference in person

Early bird fees:

Author 190 EUR Coauthor 100 EUR

After July 30, 2021:

Author 230 EUR

Coauthor 150 EUR

Participants without paper 40 EUR

Conference online

For all online participants the early bird fee is 100 EUR.

After July 30, 2021 the conference fee is 120 EUR.

For participants without paper conference fee is 20 EUR.

Traditional conference fee includes: participation in the conference, printed proceedings, lunch, dinner, and two coffee breaks per day, cultural trips. The accommodation and transport is not included in the registration fee. Participants should make accommodation reservations individually, directly to the selected hostel/hotel. Participants have to arrange visa at their own. August 1, 2021 is the latest deadline for registration. 

Please register and pay the fee through the university e-shop  https://shop.tul.cz.


Publication opportunity


Extended and improved versions of the selected papers will be

published in ACC JOURNAL and ACTA INFORMATICA PRAGENSIA.

Programme committee

Your papers are in good hands! Liberec Economic Forum is an international conference that is organized in cooperation with international scientists and experts.

doc. Ing. Aleš Kocourek, Ph.D. Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

prof. Ing. Miroslav Žižka, Ph.D. Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

doc. Ing. Klára Antlová, Ph.D. Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

doc. Ing. Šárka Laboutková, Ph.D. Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

doc. Ing. Petra Rydvalová, Ph.D. Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

Prof John R Anchor University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. habil. Thorsten Claus Technical University Dresden, Germany

Prof Aristidis Kaloudis NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

assoc. prof. Rudrajeet Pal University of Boras, Sweeden

prof. Sigitas Vaitkevičius KTU Kaunas Lithuania

doc. JUDr. Ing. Jana Majerová, PhD. University of Žilina, Slovakia

Organizing committee

Mgr. Tereza Semerádová, Ph.D.

Ing. Michal Dostál

Ing. Tereza Horáková

Mgr. Anastasiia Mazurchenko

Ing. Ondřej Linhart

Ing. Petr Průcha

Ing. Diana Havířová

Ing. Bára Smolová

where ?

The conference will be held in Liberec, Czech Republic

LEF – conference will take place at Technical University, Building G, Univerzitní nám. 1410/1, 461 17 Liberec. GPS: 50.773451, 15.076181.

Accommodation is NOT included in the conference fee.

Preliminary Programme of the conference

September 13-14, 2021
Technical Univeristy of Liberec, Building G

Monday 13th

12.30 REGISTRATION – Technical University of Liberec (building G)

13.00 PLENARY SESSION – OFFICIAL OPENING AND INVITED CONTRIBUTIONS

13.10-13.40 doc. Ing. Monika Palatková, Ph.D. (College of International and Public Relation Prague) – Recovery of the International Tourism 2021+: Opportunities and Challenges for the New Normal 

13.45-14.15 prof. Larry Smith (University of Waterloo, Canada) – Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Waterloo Region

14.15-14.45  Ing. Marek Pyszko (Chief Economist at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic) – Economic Diplomacy of the Czech Republic

15:00 DISCUSSION TABLE: Human Resources in the Digital Era (in cooperation with Association of Small and Medium Entrepreneurs

18.00 DINNER AND SOCIAL EVENING

Tuesday 14 th

9.0 – 14.20 Parallel sessions: 

Business and Innovations

Impacts of COVID-19 and Resilience Actions

National and International Competitiveness

Tourism and Corporate Social Responsibility

Human Ressources in the Digital Era

Management and Marketing

Finance and Inssurance

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contact information

LEF@tul.cz