Innovative Economic Symposium 2019
Potential of the Eurasian Economic Union

Introductions - 2017

Strategic Partnerships in International Trade

The conference will be held under the auspices of President of the Czech Republic Miloš Zeman


“The business enterprise has two–and only two–basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results; all the rest are costs.” Peter F. Drucker


The conference brings together scientists in economics, international relations, finance and marketing both from China and Europe. The conference aims to exchange knowledge and discuss issues related to market mechanisms, international business and strategic decisions.


Thematic Areas

Primary Issues

  • Competitive strategies in international trade
  • Entrepreneurship, international trade and economic growth
  • Quantitative and qualitative methods in management decision making with a focus on international trade
  • Economic, social and environmental dimensions of strategic management in international business
  • Intellectual capital, knowledge and innovation in the development of international trade
  • Decision-making methods and optimization econometric modeling in corporate strategy 
  • Consumer behavior, international marketing, marketing modeling

Alternative Issues

  • Risk management and portfolio optimization
  • Financial sustainability of SMEs
  • Sustainability in logistics / environmental management in the supply chain
  • Monetary policy / currency area theory
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Renewable energy / environmental legislation
  • Social – medial marketing

Number of participants and papers

Approximately 50 participants mainly from Central Europe (Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland, Russia,  etc.). The rest of participant from around the world. Approximately 40 scientific papers. Full Paper length shall not exceed 10 pages. Expected Proceeding range is 430 pages (preface, content, 40 papers with 10 pages). A maximum of two articles per author and per volume is accepted.

About organizer

The Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice

The primary focus of VŠTE activities is the implementation of full-time and part-time studies for professional bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes. The professional study programmes are supported by cooperation with regional entrepreneurs. VŠTE´s other priorities include applied research, the implementation of innovative technologies and knowledge transfer into areas that are current and crucial with regards to the regions needs.

More information about VŠTE at

Contact person: Pavel Rousek, MSc. Ph.D., ITB in České Budějovice



    The conference was held on Thursday, November 7 at the Spa Hotel Vita in Ceske Budejovice..

    More than 50 people from the Czech Republic, China, South Korea, Russia, Ukraine participated actively.

    We are now finalizing the conference proceedings, which will be ready by the end of November 2019. It will then be published and submitted for indexing to the Web of Science database.

Important dates

  • by July 15, 2019
    Deadline for submission of papers - extended by September 15, 2019
  • by September 15, 2019
    Decision on paper acceptance - extended by October 15, 2019
  • by September 30, 2019
    Deadline for submission of revised papers - extended by October 25, 2019
  • by October 5, 2019
    Final decision on paper acceptance - extended by 31 October, 2019
  • until October 31, 2019
    Deadline for payment - extended until 30 November, 2019
  • on November 7, 2019
    2019 the conference takes place

Conference fees

  • conference fee for one article is 150 EUR

Expert guarantor

prof. Marek Vochozka,

Rector of the Institute of Technology and Business (CZE)

prof. Taehee Lee,

Chair of International School, Kookmin University (ROK)

prof. Zhao Jixin

Dean of the School of Economics and Management, North China University of Technology (CHN)

The Scientific Committee

prof. Dohyeon Kim,

Kookmin University (ROK)

prof. Patrick Saßmannshausen,

Regensburg University of Applied Sciences (GER)

prof. Byounggu Choi,

Kookmin University (ROK)

Dr. sc. Mario Bogdanović,

senior research associate, high school professor,
PhD&MSc&Dipl. Econ; Prof. Psyh. (CRO)

prof. Svetlana I. Ashmarina,

Samara State University of Economics (RUS)

Dr. Katarína Valašková,

University of Žilina (SVK)

Dr. Simona Hašková,

Institute of Technology and Business (CZE)

prof. Ding Hui,

North China University of Technology (CHN)

prof. Shen Zhili,

North China University of Technology (CHN)

Dr. Vojtěch Stehel,

Institute of Technology and Business (CZE)

prof. Mateusz Grzesiak,

WSB University (POL)

prof. Alla Kasych,

Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design (UKR)

prof. Gregorz Slusarz

University of Rzeszow (POL)

prof. Katarzyna Bilinska

University of Economics in Katowice (POL)

Ing. Katarina Janoskova, PhD.

University of Zilina (SVK)

prof. Izabela Barbara Sztangret

University of Economics in Katowice (POL)

Organizing Committee

prof. Marek Vochozka,

prof. Zhao Jixin,

prof. Taehee Lee,

Jakub Horák, MSc,

Veronika Machová, MSc., MBA,

Pavel Rousek, Ph.D,

Simona Hašková, Ph.D., MBA,

Jaromír Vrbka, MSc., MBA,

Zuzana Rowland, MSc., MBA,

Tomáš Krulický, MSc.,

Petr Šuleř, MSc

(c) 2019 - Projektové a inovační centrum VŠTE