Jubilee Scientific Conference “Challenges for Contemporary Economic Science – Sustainability and Digitalization”


On the occasion of the 30-year Anniversary of the Faculty of Economics and the 45-year Anniversary of the South-West University "Neofit Rilski" –Blagoevgrad, we are pleased to invite you to take part in the Jubilee Scientific Conference “Challenges for Contemporary Economic Science – Sustainability and Digitalization".

The conference is organized by the Faculty of Economics under the patronage of the Rector of the South-West University "Neofit Rilski“, Prof. Dr. Borislav Yurukov.

The conference will be held on 11-12 November 2021 at Bachinovo University Center of the South-West University “Neofit Rilski” in Blagoevgrad and online via the platform BigBlueButton – https://bbb.swu.bg/b

To apply for participation in the conference you need to fill in an application form with an abstract, which should be sent to the following email address: conference_fe@swu.bg

Important deadlines:

  • 30.09.2021 – Cut-off date for submitting applications in Bulgarian or English language
  • 20.10.2021 – Cut-off date for submission of the papers

Working languages: Bulgarian, English.

All technical details for filling in the APPLICATION and for the preparation of the abstracts and papers, as well as other important information related to the INVITATION and the holding of the Conference can be found on the website of the Faculty of Economics – section Links – 30 years Faculty of Economics. .

The Conference will be included in the Register of Scientific Activity at the Ministry of Education and Science.

The accepted conference papers shell be published in an electronic version in the on-line conference proceedings. Selected papers, after double-blind reviews, shall be published in English in the journals: "Economics and Management", “Entrepreneurship”, “Economics and Law”, indexed in the databases ERIHPLUS,, American Economy Association,, RePEc,, Central and Eastern Online Library, SOCIONET, GOOGLE SCHOLAR,, DRJI,, Bayerische State Library,, MIAR etc.

With respect,
Program Council of the Jubilee Conference:

Prof. Dr. Preslav Dimitrov
Chairman of the Program Council, Dean of the Faculty of Economics

and Head of the Department of Tourism at SWU "N. Rilski ”-Blagoevgrad