European Financial Systems

[Faculty of Economics and Administration]

European Financial Systems 2017



The Department of Finance at Masaryk University holds a traditional annual meeting of academic and business professionals in the area of finance. The conference focuses on prevailing scientific inquiries in the area of global financial markets and financial systems. Discussions will also cover recent findings in banking, financial literacy, insurance, financial modelling, and financial management alongside with developments in accounting practices and taxation systems. We encourage economists and professionals working in related fields to submit their papers.

Important dates

  • abstract submission start date – January 3, 2017
  • abstract submission deadline – extended to May 7, 2017
  • notification of abstract acceptance – May 9, 2017
  • registration start date – May 9, 2017
  • paper submission start date – May 9, 2017
  • paper submission deadline –  extended to June 4, 2017
  • review decisions – June 9, 2017
  • registration deadline – extended to June 18, 2017
  • fee payment/regis­tration start date – May 9, 2017
  • fee payment/regis­tration deadline – extended to June 20, 2017
  • submission of camera-ready papers start date – Jun 28, 2017
  • submission of camera-ready papers deadline – July 7, 2017

Abstract submission can be made online via TakePlace. Please note that abstract should briefly describe aim, methodology and preliminary results. Jointly authored papers should be submitted by the person who will present the paper.

All papers are subject to a blind review process to judge their suitability for inclusion in the conference program. The conference language is English and all presentations must be given in English. Accepted papers should be presented at the conference in order to get published in the conference proceedings. Full versions of accepted papers (up to 8 pages long) will be published in a printed form after the blind peer review.

Published papers are subject to submission for evaluation and possible coverage in Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index accessible in the Web of Science (conferences 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 are indexed in the Web of Science).

Extended versions of accepted papers can be submitted after standard peer-reviewing to Financial Assets and Investing journal. The journal is placed on the List of non-impact peer-reviewed journals published in the Czech Republic for the year 2015 and it is also included in ERIH PLUS database. Registration and conference fee payment can be made online via Takeplace. The following registration fees apply:

  • Faculty/Practi­tioners: 4,500 CZK (VAT included)
  • Co-authors: 1,500 CZK (VAT included), it concerns only those co-authors who participate in the conference. If a co-author does not participate in the conference, he/she is free of the fee.
  • Full time PhD students: 2,800 CZK (VAT included)

The conference fee will not be refunded.

The fee includes: presentation of paper, conference materials, conference proceedings, coffee breaks, two lunches and reception.

In case that more than one author of jointly authored papers will attend the Conference, one attending author needs to pay the full registration fee, other authors reduced fee. Students wishing to benefit from the discounted fee must submit a letter from their supervisor or the secretary of their department/faculty, confirming their status as full-time students.

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