Management, leadership and strategy for SMEs' competitiveness

Szent István University, Gödöllő, Hungary
18-19th June 2015

organized by

Szent István University, Gödöllő, Hungary, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences

in cooperation with

Częstochowa University of Technology, Poland, Faculty of Management

Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovakia, Faculty of Economics and Management

Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic, Faculty of Business and Economics


This is the 5th conference of the series International Conference on Management (ICoM) which was started in 2011, with the idea to bring together scientists, researchers, PhD students as well as the representatives of the business sector to exchange and share their experiences and research results about contemporary management issues. An additional goal of the conference is to provide a place for academicians and professionals with multi-disciplinary interests related to organization, business and management issues.

Conference topics:

  1. business strategies, planning and management
  2. management and evolution process of SMEs
  3. role of human resource in the efficient operation of companies
  4. human capital, social capital and intellectual capital
  5. motivation of human resource
  6. knowledge management
  7. leadership and corporate governance
  8. management of conflict, negotiations and mediation
  9. change management and crisis management
  10. risk management
  11. new trends in marketing
  12. management and innovation in agriculture
  13. competitiveness of agricultural and food processing enterprises
  14. sustainability aspects of production
  15. quality and safety in food industry

The official language of the Conference is English with no translation.


All the lectures (4-5 pages) will be reviewed and published in Conference Proceedings on CD with ISBN. The materials of the Conference Proceedings will be available in online repository as well. Papers will be published only with fully confirmed registration and payment.

After the Conference, the extended and revised versions of the papers proposed by the Scientific Committee and the reviewers will be published in Monographs (published by English, Hungarian and Polish publishers) or in different acknowledged scientific journals (four Hungarian and one Polish) in English language. (The minimum size of the monograph and journal papers should be 20,000-22,000 characters (10-15 pages).)