Call for workshop



International School for Social and Business Studies would like to cordially invite you to participate in the Doctoral Students' Workshop on Academic Writing for Publishing Scientific Papers in International Journals 2014. Workshop will be held in Portorož, Slovenia 27-28 June 2014.


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) and Assist. Matija Vodopivec (ISSBS, Slovenia) 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 2014

Doctoral Students' Workshop dates:

27-28 June 2014

Social programme:

27 June 2014

Registration due:

10 June 2014 (100 €; for MakeLearn 2014 Conference Participants 60 €)


Venue and Accommodation:

Workshop will be held at the Congress centre Portus in Portorož, Slovenia.


Please click here for more information regarding the venue. Various hotels and a hostel are 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.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any further information (


ISSBS welcomes you!


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International School for Social and Business Studies



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