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Special Issue "Information Society and Sustainable Development—Selected Papers from the 6th International Conference ISSD 2019"
A special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 November 2019.
Prof. Dr. Marian ZAHARIA E-Mail
Faculty of Economic Sciences, Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti, B-dul Bucuresti, No.39, 100680, Ploiesti, Prahova, Romania
Interests: green econometrics and simulations; sustainable tourism; green informatics; IT&C
Prof. Dr. Isabel NOVO-CORTI E-Mail
Economic Development and Social Sustainability Research Group (EDaSS), University School – University of A Coruña – Spain, Campus de Elviña, s/n, A Coruña 15071, Spain
Interests: economic analysis; business administration and development; creative entrepreneurial initiatives; strategic planning
Prof. Dr. Walter LEAL E-Mail
Research and Transfer Centre “Sustainable Development and Climate Change Management”, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Interests: theory and practice of sustainable development
Prof. Dr. Diana-Mihaela ȚÎRCĂ E-Mail
Center of Fundamental and Applied Economic Studies (CSEFA), Faculty of Economics, “Constantin Brâncuși” University of Târgu-Jiu, Tineretului Street, No. 4, 210135, Targu-Jiu, Gorj, Romania
Interests: macroeconomics; sustainable development; regional development
Prof. Dr. Magdalena ZIOŁO E-Mail
Institute of Sustainable Financial Systems, University of Szczecin, Cukrowa 8, 71-004 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: finance and banking; sustainable systems
Prof. Dr. Johannes Casparus PLATJE E-Mail
WSB University in Wroclaw, Ul. Fabryczna 29-31, 53-609 Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: institutional determinants of sustainable development; innovation and regional development; campus and business sustainability; sustainable financial systems; sustainable energy and food supply
The Information Society and Sustainable Development represent dominant characteristics in the evolution of contemporary economies. To a great extent, they shape the future of human society. Both elements have been imposed as specific paradigms in achieving a functional and highly competitive model for an economy.
This Special Issue will consist of selected papers from the International Scientific Conference “Information Society and Sustainable Development” (ISSD 2019), which will be held in Targu-Jiu, Gorj County, Romania, during 10–11 May 2019.
The international conference “Information Society and Sustainable Development” (ISSD) is organized by the Center of Fundamental and Applied Economic Studies (CSEFA) within the Faculty of Economics, "Constantin Brancusi" University of Târgu-Jiu, Romania, in partnership with:
- Romanian American University, Bucharest, Romania;
- Center for Resources and Research in Tourism – CERC Tourism, University “Ștefan cel Mare” of Suceava, Romania;
- Research Center in Innovative and Regional Tourism, University of Craiova, Romania;
- Research and Transfer Centre “Applications of Life Sciences”, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, RCE Hamburg and Region, Germany;
- Economic Development and Social Sustainability Research Group (EDaSS), University of A Coruña, Faculty of Economy and Business, Department of Economic Analysis and Business Administration, Spain;
- Institute of Sustainable Financial Systems, University of Szczecin, Poland;
- Research Institute of University of Economics – Varna, Bulgaria;
- Wyższa Szkoła Bankowa University in Wroclaw, Poland;
- Institute for Economic Research, Torun, Poland.
The main aim of the conference is to encourage and facilitate the dissemination of interdisciplinary research from a broader perspective, from scientists, professionals, and academia, in the field of sustainable development. Primarily, selected papers from the International Scientific Conference “Information Society and Sustainable Development” (ISSD 2019) will be considered for publication. The papers submitted and selected for this Special Issue should neither have been previously published nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere, and are subject to a very rigorous peer review process.
Prof. Dr. Marian ZAHARIA
Prof. Dr. Isabel NOVO-CORTI
Prof. Dr. Walter LEAL
Prof. Dr. Diana-Mihaela ȚÎRCĂ
Prof. Dr. Magdalena ZIOŁO
Dr. Johannes Casparus PLATJE
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Sustainability is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1700 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- tourism, services, and sustainable development
- industry and its impact on sustainable development
- green statistics and economics
- business and E-activities in the Information society
- financing for sustainable development
- environmental management