International Conference

27 – 28 October 2022

The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for discussion on innovative research, in the field of development economics. The impact of digital economy in innovation ecosystems is crucial. Some of the major trends of the future economy are open business, platforms, agile companies, and adaptive ecosystems. Digital economy is the result of technological progress and a major game changer in the economics. 
The conference welcomes both empirical and theoretical contributions on general issues concerning four major topics:
  • Creative skills challenges in digital age
  • Co-creation, living labs and innovation ecosystems
  • Innovative open business models and platforms
  • Social and cultural impact of building digital economy
Scholars, freelance researchers, and Ph.D. candidates are invited to submit their abstracts related to the topics of the conference and development economics in general to be considered for presentation at the annual conference of the Faculty of Economic Sciences from Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiești, Romania. 
The CIDE 2022 international conference of Faculty of Economic Sciences will be held at Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiești on 27 and 28 October 2022. The event will be hybrid (both online and in person activities). 

Invited speakers

Prof. Eglantina Hysa, Epoka University, Albania

Eglantina Hysa, Associate Professor, is a senior lecturer and researcher of Economics at Epoka University, teaching International Economy, Development and Growth, and Microeconomics. Her research is focused on development economics, social aspects, and quality in higher education institutions. She is the author of many scientific publications including book chapters and technical reports, published in leading international journals and publishing houses, including Integration of Education, Sustainability, Journal of Applied Economics, and Routledge. She is included as Bologna System expert for higher education in many EU projects.

At the same time, Associate Professor Eglantina Hysa was engaged in numerous and foremost contractual positions, such as: Expert Evaluator, Horizon 2020, MSCA Program, Research Executive Agency of European Commission; Expert Evaluator, Erasmus+ Programme and/or the European Solidarity Corps, European Union Program Agency (EUPA); Bologna Expert and International Expert in many European Accreditation Agencies for Higher Education; and International Consultant, Center for Higher Education Research and Academic Development, UK.

Eglantina Hysa 

Prof PhD Uliana Lushch-Purii, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine

PhD in Philosophy, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (Ukraine), co-founder of CSO “The Ukrainian Institute for Happiness Research”
Born in August, 04, 1989 in Lviv, Ukraine. PhD in Philosophy since 2014, Associate Professor since 2019, Post-Doctoral Researcher since 2022. Co-founder of the civil society organization “The Ukrainian Institute for Happiness Research” since 2019. 

Scientific interests: social philosophy and philosophical anthropology, study of secularization and secularity (secular society), Eudaimonic theory of happiness. 12 years of university teaching experience. Courses: “Philosophy” (general compulsory discipline for the Ukrainian students of different faculties), “Philosophy” in English for the English-speaking foreign students at Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University, “Philosophy of Happiness” for students of Master’s Program in Philosophy at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. Author of 1 monograph (Phenomenon of Secularization: Approaching Towards Transcendence, Lushch, 2016), 1 historical novel, around 40 scientific papers, co-author of 1 popular science book (Happy Life Planning, Purii & Lushch, 2019). 

 photo Lushch Purii

Prof. PhD Felix Puime, University of A Coruna, Spain

Bachelor of C.C. Economics and Business Studies from the University of Santiago de Compostela. Doctor in Business Administration and Management from the University of Vigo. Professor Doctor of the Business Department of the University of A Coruña.

Author of numerous publications in journals specialized in finance. Speaker at national and international scientific conferences. He has more than 35 years of professional experience as a manager and consultant in the business world in the field of corporate finance, both nationally and internationally. 

 Foto Félix Puime

Prof. PhD Murat Sari, Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Science and Letters, Turkey

Murat Sari is a Professor of Mathematics at Istanbul Technical University. He received his PhD in Mathematics from University of South Wales, UK, in 2000.

His current research interests include AI modelling, computational methods, economic modelling, nonlinear behavior, and biomechanical modelling. He has over 100 high-quality scientific papers, around 50 conference proceedings, and written various chapters in some books. He is a reviewer/editor for many international high-quality journals. 

 Murat SAri

Prof. PhD Mile Vasic, president of EUMMAS

Professor Vasic obtained his MA and PhD in the field of Management. He has acted as a Dean of Faculty of Technical Sciences, Dean of Faculty of Economics and Management, Vice-Rector of PIM University and Vice-Rector and Rector of Slobomir P University. He was a guest lecture in Greece, Romania, Slovenia, Serbia, and the United Kingdom.

Besides academic work, his passion is the implementation of scientific knowledge and skills in practice. He has been consulting and providing in-company training worldwide. Between 2015 and 2018 professor Vasic served as an Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Romania.

 mile vasic

Prof. PhD Valentina Vasile, full professor and senior researcher, Director of The Institute of National Economy, Romanian Academy and Nicolae Titulescu University of Bucharest

Valentina Vasile, PhD in economics, full professor and senior researcher first degree is working as Director of The Institute of National Economy- Romanian Academy and is teaching at Nicolae Titulescu University of Bucharest. She is also PhD coordinator and Deputy Director of the doctoral school SCOSAAR of the Romanian Academy, Department of Economic, Law, and Sociological Sciences.

Professor Valentina Vasile has a wide experience as researcher in economics, and participates in internal and international interdisciplinary research projects, main topics of research being labour economics, migration, human capital, digital economy and employment, social policies, education, and macroeconomics, sustainable development, resilience and circular economy. She has a good international cooperation as coordinator, team member in interdisciplinary research projects financed from European funds, Horizon2020, SEE Program, Black Sea Basin ENI CBC, CEDEFOP, ILO, or other sources like projects financed by universities (i.e. Hitotshubashi University – Tokyo, Japan etc.). Since 2004 is Eurofound national expert in the fields of labour policy, working condition etc. She published scientific papers and books indexed in Web of Sciences, Scopus and other international database and act as reviewer for several journals.