Call for Papers: Management, Knowledge and Learning International Conference 2013

Management, Knowledge and Learning International Conference 2013
Active Citizenship by Knowledge Management & Innovation

Zadar, Croatia 19-21 June 2013,

International School for Social and Business Studies and the University of Zadar, Croatia with co-organizers Kasetsart University, Thailand, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Poland and Al Akhawayn University, Morocco would like to cordially invite you to participate in the Management, Knowledge and Learning (MakeLearn) International Conference 2013. Conference will be held in Zadar, Croatia 19-21 June 2013. The MakeLearn 2013 will have very broad appeal, drawing many scolars and colleagues from around the globe.

The title of the MakeLearn 2013 is Active Citizenship by Knowledge Management & Innovation. We welcome topics on the content of general management, business process management, management of education and training, human resource management, information technology management, knowledge management, innovation management, organizational learning and especially in the following areas:

  • knowledge as a means of improving active citizenship;
  • knowledge management as an opportunity for enhancing inclusion in a society, responsibility and solidarity;
  • informatics and social networks as an approach to strengthen social democracy; and
  • innovation as a key success factor in modern societies.

The conference programme features two Keynote Addresses, Academic Leadership Forum, Editors’ Panel, Business Excellence Forum, Exhibition of Journals and high-quality research paper presentations in concurrent sessions. MakeLearn 2013 registered delegates will have opportunity to meet face to face with editors of several academic journals.

All submitted papers will be double-blind reviewed. Conference Programme Booklet will be available in printed edition. Accepted papers will be included in the Conference Proceedings in CD form; published online; in Econpapers and in EconomistsOnline.

Authors of selected full-length papers will be given the opportunity to revise their papers for possible inclusion in a future issue of several highly regarded academic journals according to the guidelines for publication and editorial decision as specified in each journal.

Important Dates:
Full paper submission due: 15 February 2013
Notification of acceptance: 15 March 2013
Final (revised) paper submission due: 15 April 2013
Early registration: 1 April 2013 (300 €; Student Registration Fee 180 €)
Regular registration: 10 June 2013 (400 €; Student Registration Fee 240 €)
Conference dates: 19-21 June 2013
Boat trip to Kornati islands: 21 June 2013
Post-conference programme: 21-22 June 2013

Post-conference programme includes Doctoral Students’ Workshop on Academic Writing for Publishing Scientific Papers in International Journals. The workshop will be held 21-22 June 2013 in Zadar, Croatia by internationally recognized scholar prof. dr. Binshan Lin (College of Business Administration, Louisiana State University, USA). Please click here for more information regarding the workshop.

Venue and Accommodation:
Conference will be held at the premises of the University of Zadar in Zadar, Croatia. Situated in the heart of the Adriatic, Zadar is the urban centre of northern Dalmatia as administrative, economic, cultural and political centre. The archipelago of about 300 islands, 5 national parks and 3 nature parks with untouched nature classifies Zadar and its surroundings at the very top of the Croatian tourist offer. Please click here for more information regarding the venue. Conference hotel Kolovare**** is offered for a special price to all conference participants. More information on accommodation is available here.

All details of the conference are available online – please check the following webpage:

We look forward to receiving your contributions and kindly ask you to disseminate the call to other possible interested participants or institutions. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any further information (

MakeLearn 2013 Team

Organised by:
International School for Social and Business Studies
University of Zadar

Kasetsart University, Thailand
Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin, Poland
Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco

International School for Social and Business Studies
Mariborska cesta 7, SI-3000 Celje, Slovenia
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