About the workshop

Doctoral Students' Workshop on Academic Writing for Publishing Scientific Papers in International Journals

27-28 June 2014, Congress centre Portus, Portorož, Slovenia


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, read more below) and Assist. Matija Vodopivec (ISSBS, Slovenia) will:

- present scientific research process and strategy;

- present structural equation modelling;

- enhance relevance, quality, and impact of scientific research;

- offer one-to-one coaching;

- answer participants' questions and more.


Workshop provides an opportunity to present your own research paper during the workshop and to receive comments and feedback from prof. dr. Binshan Lin. Regarding this every participant of the workshop is invited to apply with the paper (please click here for more information on how to submit the workshop paper). For the purpose of the workshop it can be a paper you have already published however we advice to use the papers that are in the process of creation. Participants of MakeLearn 2014 can apply with the paper submitted for the conference.


Please note that it is NOT an obligation to attend the Doctoral Students' Workshop 2014 with a paper.




Professor Dr. Binshan Lin is the BellSouth Corporation Professor at Louisiana State University in Shreveport. He received his Ph.D. from the Louisiana State University. Dr. Lin is a nine-time recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Award at LSUS. Professor Lin received the Computer Educator of the Year award by the International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) in 2005, Ben Bauman Award for Excellence in IACIS 2003, Distinguished Service Award at the Southwest Decision Sciences Institute (SWDSI) in 2007, and Outstanding Educator Award at the SWDSI in 2004. He has published over 240 articles in refereed journals. He is editor-in-chief of Industrial Management & Data Systems journal - the ISI Impact Factor 2009 of IMDS is 1.535.

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