Committees

 Conference Honorary Chairs

* Remus Pricopie, Rector, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania

rpDr. Remus Pricopie is the a Romanian Minister of Education, with long experience in the ministry. He is member of several boards and committees such as the International Advisory Board of the South-East Research Center (SEERC), the Foresight Commission of the Romanian Academy and the Intergovernmental Council of the International Programme for the Development of Communication, UNESCO, Paris. Between 2009 and 2012, he was president of the Board of Directors of the Romanian-US Fulbright Commission.

* Alina Bârgăoanu, Vice-Rector, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
alina-bargaoanuDr. Alina Bârgăoanu is Professor at the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration. She previously occupied the position of Dean of the Faculty of Communication and Public Relations. Since February 2013, she contributes at the promotion and update of the Bologna Declaration objectives as the Romanian representative in the Bologna Follow-Up Group (BFUG). She is  involved in the elaboration and update of European standards for the quality of higher education, as the Romanian representative in the European Quality Assurance Register for Higher Education. She published books in the area of communication, education, globalization and related to the EU.

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Co-chairs

* Constantin Brătianu, Professor, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania

cbDr. Constantin Brătianu is Professor at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies and at the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration. He is a member of the American Academy of Management, the Southern Association of Management, and of the International Association of Knowledge Management. He is a member of the Scientific Committee of the European Conference on Knowledge Management and Chair of the Knowledge Dynamics Track. He published over 30 books and over 200 papers in international academic publications. His main academic interests are: knowledge dynamics, knowledge management, intellectual capital, and strategic management.

* Florina Pînzaru, Dean, Faculty of Management, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania

Pinzaru CM-NUPSPADr. Florina Pînzaru is Associate Professor and Dean of the Faculty of Management (National University of Political Studies and Public Administration). She also is director of two master programs within the same university: the Master in Management and Business Communication and the Master in Brand Management and Corporate Communication. She is a senior trainer for Romanian and multinational companies, public and state-owned, in areas such as strategic marketing, communications and negotiations techniques. She published books in the area of management, marketing techniques and strategies, as well as branding. She coordinated and took part in various research projects related to strategic marketing communications.

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 Scientific Committee

Laurențiu Anghel, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Nedra Bahri-Ammari, IHEC of Cartage, Tunisia
Dumitru Borţun, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Nick Chandler, Budapest Business School, Hungary
Johan Cottyn, VIVES University, Belgium
Camelia Crişan, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Nicolae Dănilă, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Daniel Glaser-Segula, Texas A&M University San Antonio, Texas, USA
Bogdan Glăvan, Romanian-American University, Romania
Joanna Jończyk, Bialystok University of Technology, Poland
Omkumar Krishnan, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
Cristian Păun, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Raquel Meneses, University of Porto, Portugal
Mariana Nicolae, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Luminița Nicolescu, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Dimitrios Nikolaidis, City College International Faculty of Sheffield University, Thessaloniki, Greece
Marina Ochkovskaya, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
René Schmidpeter, Cologne Business School, Germany
Lajos Szabo, Pannonia University, Hungary
Eduardo Tome, Universidade Europeia, Laureatte Group, Lisbon, Portugal
Katarzyna Wasowska, Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities, Poland
Wioletta Sylwia Wereda, Institute of Organization and Management, Military University of Technology in Warsaw, Poland

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Organizing Committee

 

  • Alexandra Zbuchea, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Lucian Anghel, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Mădălina Vătămănescu, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Sergiu Stan, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Andreea Mitan, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Georgiana Cristea, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania
  • Irina Isvoranu, SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania