Call for workshop



International School for Social and Business Studies and University of Zadar would like to cordially invite you to participate in the Doctoral Students' Workshop on Academic Writing for Publishing Scientific Papers in International Journals 2013. Workshop will be held in Zadar, Croatia 21-22 June 2013.


The workshop provides a great opportunity for doctoral students, young researchers and postdocs to gain new knowledge and skills on academic writing for publishing scientific papers in international journals. Internationally recognized scholar, prof. dr. Binshan Lin from United States of America (BellSouth Corporation Professor in Business Administration at College of Business Administration, Louisiana State University, USA; editor-in-chief of Industrial Management & Data Systems journal) will present:

- strategies for research topics and publications,

- techniques and key considerations for publishing academic journals from the perspective of editors in chief,

- ten common mistakes academics make when submitting research articles,

- answering your questions and more.


Please read more about the workshop and prof. dr. Binshan Lin here.


Important Dates:

Workshop paper submission due (full paper, not obligatory to attend with a paper):

15 April 2013

Doctoral Students' Workshop dates:

21-22 June 2013

Boat trip to Kornati islands:

21 June 2013

Registration due:

10 June 2013 (100 €; for MakeLearn 2013 Conference Participants 60 €) (extended to 14 June 2013)


Venue and Accommodation:

Workshop will be held at the premises of the University of Zadar in Zadar, Croatia. Situated in the heart of the Adriatic, Zadar is the urban centre of northern Dalmatia as administrative, economic, cultural and political centre. The archipelago of about 300 islands, 5 national parks and 3 nature parks with untouched nature classifies Zadar and its surroundings at the very top of the Croatian tourist offer.


Please click here for more information regarding the venue. Hotel Kolovare**** is offered for a special price to all workshop participants. More information about this and other options of accommodation is available here.


All information regarding the workshop are available online - please click here


We look forward to your participation and kindly ask you to disseminate the call to other possible interested participants or institutions.

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ISSBS and UZ welcome you!


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International School for Social and Business Studies


University of Zadar



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