Call for Papers for April 2017 Project Management Conference in Riga



6th International Scientific Conference on Project Management in the Baltic States set for 27-28 April 2017 in Riga, Latvia

Reported by Emils Pulmanis in Riga

20 October 2016 – Riga, Lavia – The 6th International Scientific Conference on Project Management in the Baltic States will be held in Riga, Latvia during 27-28 April 2017. Under the theme “Project Management Development – Practice and Perspectives”, the conference will be held at the University of Latvia.

The Call for Papers is now open, with abstracts due by 10 December. Authors will be notified by 20 December with papers accepted through 8 March 2017. If you are interested to present or publish your paper you can contact conference coordinators by e-mail at [email protected] or [email protected] By the end of March 2017 registration for listeners and those who wish to present their reports without publication will remain open. More information can be found at http://www.balticpmconference.eu/.


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 as well as enhance the capacity of project managers.

In 2017 we will have 6th anniversary that the Economics and Management Faculty of the University of Latvia together with the Professional Association of Project managers organize an international conference on project management, gathering professionals from a number of countries.

In 2016 eighteen countries were represented (Latvia, Estonia, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Iran, United Kingdom, Poland, Australia, Italy, Malaysia, Palestine, Iceland, The Netherlands, Turkey, Russia, Bulgaria, Lithuania), and this year several others are expected to join in. The conference aims to host a vast exchange of ideas, thoughts, and experience in the benefits of applying project management to resolving practical problems.

To see list of suggested paper topics and other information about this conference, view the conference brochure here.

This conference is organized by the Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Latvia, in cooperation with the Professional Association of Project Managers and the Baltic Controlling Institute. The conference website is http://www.balticpmconference.eu/

For more information, visit the conference website or contact conference coordinators at mailto:[email protected]or [email protected]