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XX INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE

Turiba University

XX INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE

HUMAN VALUES IN THE DIGITAL AGE


Conference date
: 26th April 2019

Conference venue: Turiba University, Riga, Latvia

Topicality of the Conference:

A digital environment and digitalization processes in enterprises, organizations, management and communication are the hallmarks of modern day life. Digitalization is a positive driving force for economics, politics, legislation, society and the daily lives of citizens. "Future digital highways will connect people, things and places" (Ansip, 2017). In the technological era, the role of human factor, human values and creativity in the development and application of technologies, in communication with the user is increasing. The purpose of the conference is to identify the opportunities and problems of the digitalization process, to disseminate research results and discuss solutions to problems faced in various fields.


CONFERENCE TOPICS:


TOURISM

1. Global economics and tourism

2. Tourism as a driving force for regional development

3. Tourism and innovation

4. Development of the tourism and hospitality product

5. Digital technologies and social networks in tourism

6. Special interest groups in tourism


EDUCATION

7. Education for meaningful & comprehensive development

8. The role of lifelong learning in professional and personal development

9. Education and new media

10. The new role of tertiary education institutions in the digital era

11. New approaches and methods in research

12. 21st century skills for promoting innovation


BUSINESS

13. Responsible and ethical businesses

14. New business concepts as  a basis for competitiveness

15. Tools and indicators for a sustainable economy


ADMINISTRATION AND LAW

16. Enforcement of Law and efficient legislative processes

17. Strengthening competences in security and law enforcement institutions


COMMUNICATION

18. Information technologies for communication development

19. Journalism in the digital era

20. Social media networks in the changing world

21. Modern communication tools in business and public administration

 

CONFERENCE LANGUAGE: Latvian and English.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF CONFERENCE TOPICS

Authors and presenters are requested to submit their research papers abstracts (1400 – 1600 characters, including spaces) online by visiting the Turiba University website section Business & Science by 31st December 2018.

SUBMISSION OF RESEARCH PAPERS

Full text research papers not exceeding 8 pages (40 000 characters with spaces), must be sent to the conference organising committee at conference@turiba.lv by the 31st January 2019.

PUBLICATION: The conference proceedings shall be published in electronic format, on the Turiba University website and on EBSCO and ProQuest databases. All papers shall be reviewed by experts of the conference editorial board.

CONFERENCE VENUE: Turiba University, Graudu street 68, LV- 1058.