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MIRDEC-10th, International Academic Conference

Global and Contemporary Trends in Social Science 

( Global Meeting of Social Science Community)

06-08 November 2018, Barcelona, Spain

Submission deadline:        Registration deadline:         Early registration deadline:  

  12 October 2018                12 October 2018                   14 September 2018


Professor Marta M. Machuca

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya,Barcelona, Spain


Prof. Frederic Marimon

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya,Barcelona, Spain


Dr. Mokhtarul Wadud

Deakin University


Conference Topics

Multidisciplinary and 

independent studies:

* Accounting 

* Arts

* Business&Enterprise

* Culture, Heritage

 and Art

* Demography and    Population

* Economics 

* Environment

* European Union

* Education 

* Entrepreneurship 

* Finance 

* Food, Gastronomy and


* Health, Safety and


* International Business 

* Language

* Management 

* Marketing 

* Philology and Language Studies

* Social Business

* Social Sciences 

* Tourism 

* Teaching

Globalization Studies:

* Framework of globalization

* History of globalization

* Economic globalization

* Cultural globalization

* Political globalization 

* Globalization and international law

* Globalization and arts

* Globalization and conflicts

* Globalization and new world order

* Sustainable growth and development

* Globalization and climate change

* Human rights and globalization

* Migration

* Global institutions

* National boundaries

* Globalization and internet

* Globalization and sports

* Globalization and free trade

Contemporary Issues in Social Science:


* Global warming

* Global public goods

* Tax competititon

* E-commerce

* Taxation of e-commerce

* Poverty and inequality

* International co-operation

* Global financial crisis

* Basel criterias for Banking system

* Bologna process on education

* Cultural integration - migration

* Tourism

* Mass-tourism and protection of cultural heritages

* Regional politics-economics

* Factor mobility


* Industry 4.0

* X, Y, Z Generations

* Internet

* Social media

* Global conflicts

European Union Studies:


* EU crisis, monetary union, enlargement process of EU

* Tax harmonization in EU, fighting tax competition in EU

* EU energy policy, competitivenes

* EU social policy 

* Fighting unemployment, income distribution

* EU migration, understanding migrants and asylum in European Union, European     migrant crisis, refugee crisis, social reflections of Syria crisis to EU area

* Cooperation for improving EU

* Brexit, future projections

* EU environment policy and resource efficiency

* EU relations with third party countries

* Climate change and EU

* Integration, culture etc.

Detailed List of Conference Topics


Accounting – auditing, business, social and environmental Business – SMEs, MNEs, strategy, responsibility in accounting and accountants, environmental, sustainable and responsible business, IFRS, public-private cooperation in sound accounting, global trends in accounting strategies, international audit standards ·

Business&Enterprise– business cycles, business planning, supporting SME, policies to promoting SME, e-commerce, women entrepreneurs education and development, strategic integration between innovation & entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship in developing countries, corporate and social entrepreneurship, leveraging digital skills for innovation in the society,  high tech, research&development enterprises

Demography and Population- Migration studies, demography, population studies, etc.

Economics – micro, macro, economic growth, fiscal and monetary policy, managerial, international, financial, public, regulatory, environmental, development, agricultural, natural resources, climate

change, knowledge, etc.

Environment - environment economics, fiscal policy for protecting environment, green production, sustainable growth,  natural resource,etc.  management, climate change, macro-micro issues in environment studies.

Education - research&development in education, technology and education, education strategies for different age groups, life time education, pedagogy, learning and teaching, educational psychology, curriculum and instruction, e-learning, virtual learning, global internet courses, blended learning, flipped, pathway, enabling, work integrated learning, executive training, training and development, educational leadership, etc.

Entrepreneurship – product, innovation, social, political, knowledge, etc. corporate venturing, digital media, etc.

Finance – corporate, international, green finance, financial reporting, public finance, financial markets, financial services, financial instruments, capital movements, government budget, etc.

International Business – culture and business, regional-global business, entry modes, strategy, expansion, mergers & acquisitions, trade, franchising strategies, etc.

Internet and Social Media Studies: Social media, internet, future of communication, etc.

Management – human resources, cultural problems in labor mobilization, international human resource, mobility of human resource, business, cross cultural, corporate governance, financial resources, gender issues, technological resources, natural resources, knowledge, etc.

Marketing – new media, social media marketing strategies, international, consumer research, market research, policy research, sales research, pricing research, distribution, advertising, packaging, product, media, etc.

Philology and Language Studies: historical study of language, aspects and research of speech production, transmission, and reception, linguistics, etc.

Social Business – Socially responsible enterprise, environmentally conscious enterprise, non-government institutional activities, globalization and social business, care programs, etc.

Social Sciences – anthropology, communication studies, new communication in new world order, demography, development studies, information and communication studies, international studies, journalism, library science, human geography, history, law, political science, public administration, psychology, sociology, etc.

Tourism – developing sustainable tourism destinations sustaining culture and history: tourism and heritage preservation, tourism economics, tourism policies, hospitality, tourism management and marketing, tourism planning and regional development, protected areas and tourism, etc.

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