Call For Papers for 2nd International Scientific Conference on Project Management in the Baltic Countries in April 2013


27 October 2012 – Riga, Latvia – A Call for Papers has been issued for the Second International Scientific Conference on Project Management in the Baltic Countries to be held during 11-12 April 2013 at the University of Latvia in Riga.  The theme of the conference is “Project Management Development – Practice and Perspectives”.  Organizers of the event include the University of Latvia and the Professional Association of Project Managers, Latvia.

According to the organizers, the aim of the conference is to discuss results of scientific research in project management issues, to establish new contacts and networking between professionals involved in project management, and to enhance the capacity of project managers.

Academic leaders, students and professionals engaged in project management research are invited to submit an abstract for presentation of a paper about the results of project management-related research.  Possible topics can include:

Project management in public administration

  1. Problems and solutions in EU funds project management (implementation)
  2. Public-Private-Partnership project management
  3. Investment project management
  4. Culture project management
  5. IT project management
  6. Construction project management
  7. Renewable Energy Projects
  8. Social project management
  9. Standards on project management
  10. Professional education and science in project management
  11. Capacity of organization in project management
  12. Project Accounting and Auditing
  13. Project risk management

All abstracts will be reviewed by two reviewers, so papers included in the conference proceedings are double blind reviewed.  Abstracts are due by November 15, 2012.  Full papers will be due by February 15, 2013.

Fee for participants is only105 EUR or 75 LVL if registered before January 31, 2013.  Conference language is English.  The Chair for the Programme Committee is Prof. Dr.oec. Žaneta Ilmete, University of Latvia, President of Professional Association of Project Managers, Latvia.

The conference website can be found at http://www.evf.lu.lv/pmconf2013/.  For additional information, contact Silvija Bruņa at [email protected]  or Emīls Pūlmanis at [email protected]