Dear Sir/Madam/Author(s),
Esteemed colleagues, 

                It is a matter of great pleasure to invite you to submit paper for the 7th International Scientific Conference "European Union Future Perspectives: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Economic Policy" which will be held at Hotel Park Plaza Histria Pula, Croatia, Europe in May, 21st – 23rd 2015.
Economic crisis is statistically behind us although it left significant social and political consequences that will probably determine the foreseeable future of European Union. In this critical moment European Union will have to face more decisively with new model of stable and sustainable growth. The EU economies will have to find appropriate economic policies that would intensify employment, particularly of young people. One aspect of these policies definitely should be focused toward innovation and entrepreneurship. The purpose of this conference is to discuss various ideas, various paths on micro and macro level related with innovation and entrepreneurship that could lead EU economies towards a higher level of employment and welfare.
The Conference is open for topics from all fields in economics and interrelated fields that will elaborate topics related with innovation, entrepreneurship and economic policy in the European Union. It is organized as an activity within the EU project SMART INNO and there is no fee for authors.
SMART INNO is a project co-funded by the European Union through the “IPA Adriatic Cross-border Cooperation Program 2007-2013” in the framework of first call for strategic projects. The main goal of the SMART INNO project is to develop a smart networking system for monitoring and fostering research & innovation capacity in SMEs across Adriatic Region.
We would appreciate if you can kindly inform your colleagues and encourage them to submit their papers.
                Accepted papers will be published in the conference monograph with international editorial board while best 15 paper will be included in special edition of the International Journal Economic Research - Ekonomska istraživanja (Indexed by  Thomson SSCI - Web of Science, SCOPUS, Cabell's Directories, ProQuest, IndexCopernicus, CAB abstracts, ULRICH'S, EBSCO, EconLit and more).
We kindly ask you to express your interest in attending the conference with a short e-mail reply as soon as possible so as to meet your needs (accommodations and travel organization, information etc).
Please, take care on following important dates:
Extended abstract submission deadline: April 1st, 2015.
Extended abstract acceptance notification: April 20th, 2015.
Registration deadline: May 4th, 2015.
Conference: May 21st - 23rd, 2015.
Full paper submission deadline: June 15th, 2015.
Conference monograph publishing: October, 2015.
For more information, please visit conference web site s or contact members of our organizing board on, tel +385 52 377 049, fax +385 52 377 013.

Looking forward to welcome you and your colleagues in Pula, Croatia in May 21st - 23rd, 2015.

Yours truly,
Robert Zenzerović, President of Organizing Committee.


A submission procedure start with uploading extended abstract. For submitting extended abstract click the link REGISTER and follow the guidance. Extended abstracts are limited to 2000 words clearly stating the purpose, results and conclusion of the research. Extended abstracts are subject to pre-screening (blind review) by the Program Committee. Authors will be notified on acceptance or non-acceptance of extended abstract.

Full papers are limited on 7500 words maximum (including tables, footnotes and references). Only the papers that are presented will be subject of of pre-screening (blind review) process by two international referees . The 15 best papers will be published in journal Economic Research - Ekonomska istraživanja, while other accepted papers will be published in Conference monograph. The link for submission of full papers will be open on May 24th, 2015.

Please use template for extended abstract and full paper.