Submission of abstracts December 20, 2017
Response to abstracts accepted December 29, 2017
Conference date February 15-16, 2018




Canadian   Institute of Technology and Kolegji Universitar “Pavarësia Vlore” have the pleasure to invite you to participate in the

International Conference on Economics, Business Trends and Technologies ICEBTT′17. The  purpose  of  Conference  is  to  propose this year the theme of “Startups and the economic prosperity”. This conference is dedicated on the latest accomplishments, future directions and innovations exclusive to Startups or Small and Medium Enterprises. The Scope of this conference includes all aspects related to original analysis, modeling, critics and implementation for the mentioned subjects, but not limited to.
All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and posters.

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All submitted manuscripts should contain previously unpublished original research. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following fields:

Business and Economics:


  • Access to finance/ Efficiency improvement when overregulation and informality
  • Banking and Finance
  • Business and Economics
  •  Corporate Finance and Governance
  •  Economic Policy
  • Finance and Investment
  • Technology and Operational Management
  • Financial Economics
  • Economic prosperity
  • Trade openness and local businesses? Protectionism vs. globalization
  • The internationalization of Albanian start-ups
  • Entrepreneurship in emerging economies
  • The entrepreneurship education, challenges and best practices
  • Corporate and social entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation best practices
  • Entrepreneurship and technological innovation
  • Agriculture
  • Marketing
  • Public Administration
  • Public Economics & Finance
  • Public Relations
  • Public Responsibility & Ethics
  • Development Planning & Policy
  • Taxation
  • Productivity and efficiency at firm level related to technology improvement
  • Industry structure, competitiveness and efficiency
  • PPPs, competition and efficiency of service sector


  • Management culture and entrepreneurial skills as source of business efficiency gain
  • Startup management
  • Visual process management
  • Sustainable high growth startup companies
  • Innovative governance
  • Innovation management challenges
  • Culture and team management in innovation
  • Building a knowledge sharing culture in a corporate and industry environment
  • Entrepreneurship, venturing, business models & financing innovation
  • Budgeting & Finance
  • Foreign direct investment spill over on know-how, management, business culture etc.
  • Human capital and firm efficiency/ Innovative ways of employment and education/ Unemployment or underemployment


Knowledge Economy and Innovation Economy

  • Principles of economic growth in the knowledge economy
  • Transforming knowledge into products and business development
  • Business models of the knowledge economy
  • Public policy for knowledge economy
  • Knowledge based business enterprises
  • Knowledge society in knowledge economy
  • E–society / e–governance
  • E-commerce and E-trade as efficient
  • Innovation and economic growth
  • Furthering an innovation economy
  • Innovation as an economic driving force in the United States, Europe, and Asia
  • Financial innovations and the consumer
  • Financial innovations and firms: Risk–sharing and systemic risk
  • Financial innovations and firms: Borrower and lender behavior
  • Information economy
  • Green economy
  • Renewable energy


  • Information systems:

  • Information systems for startup business
  • Information system for Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Web and mobile based platforms
  • Digital economy: Digital content creation, distribution and access
  • Financial Systems Development
  • Information Management
  • Digital reporting
  • Accounting Information Systems in Digitalized Businesses
  • Digitalization Trends in Human Resources Management
  • E-services, Social Networks and Smart Cities
  • Digital Technology for learning: A Continuous Transformational Process


Abstract submission: 30 September 2017
Abstract acceptance : 05 October 2017
Paper submissions : 16 October 2017
Fee Payment: 20 October 2017
Conference: 02-03 November 2017