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BASIQ 2018

4th BASIQ International Conference on
New Trends in Sustainable Business and Consumption
11-13 June 2018, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

The Association for Innovation and Quality in Sustainable Business, BASIQ, kindly invites you to the international conference "New Trends in Sustainable Business and Consumption", a theme of interest for many of you.
The conference is an opportunity for new knowledge contributions, exchange of ideas and experiences, initiation of new collaborations and lasting partnerships.
The conference will take place from 11th to 13th of June in Heidelberg, Germany and will be hosted by Institut für Politische Wissenschaft Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg.

The proceedings will be submitted for indexation to Clarivate Analytics  under the aegis of Amfiteatru Economic Journal. The Conference Board will select the most provocative contributions and the authors thereof will be invited to develop their research findings in the form of a book chapter. A collective volume will then be prepared and published with an internationally recognized publishing house.

The organizers warmly welcome you at the conference and look forward to meeting you in Heidelberg.

The Association for Innovation and Quality in Sustainable Business - BASIQ is a professional organization whose members aim at promoting innovation, quality and social responsibility in business, the modernization and increased competitiveness of enterprises, better public policies for business and consumer.

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, is the oldest university in Germany and one of the world’s most renowned universities. Since its establishment in 1386, Heidelberg University has played an important part in shaping world’s science and society. 56 Nobel Laureates share a connection with Heidelberg University or the city of Heidelberg, of whom 11 being professors at the university.  According to its motto “Semper apertus” (Always open) Heidelberg University, in a spirit of open-mindedness and tolerance toward individuals and ideas, aspires to generate and harness knowledge and skills about all aspects of humanity and nature, for the benefit of today’s and future generations. Currently, Heidelberg University has twelve faculties with a total of more than 30,000 students and a research and teaching staff of more than 5,000 scientists. A strong focus is put on promoting the concept of comprehensive research under the German Excellence Initiative. BASIQ 2018 Conference host at Heidelberg is the Institute of Political Science (IPW) of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences

Bucharest University of Economic Studies was established by Royal Decree on April 6, 1913, under the name of the Academy of High Commercial and Industrial Studies. The mission of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies is to meet societal needs through: high-quality study programs at all levels and in all forms of graduate and postgraduate training, advanced knowledge generation, supporting the development and affirmation of the most competitive students and researchers in economic and administrative sciences, and in other subfields of social sciences and humanities.

Amfiteatru Economic is an open access scholarly journal, widely recognized interdisciplinary forum for debates of vital concern in business and economics. The journal is indexed by Clarivate Analytics Web of Science and by other major international databases as SCOPUS, EBSCO, EconLit, ProQuest, DOAJ, etc. Amfiteatru Economic is the most influent Romanian journal in the field of business research.