INVITATION FOR PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE

Data: 20.05.2017

FACULTY OF LAW, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL SCIENCES                                                          
DEPARTAMENT OF SOCIAL & EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES
TIRANA-ALBANIA
INVITATION FOR PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
‘BALKAN SPORTS-DEVELOPMENTS & PERSPECTIVES’

University "Marin Barleti" (UMB) since 2011 develops study programs of physical & sports education in the bachelor and master cycles. With a 12-year academic activities this institution is a consolidated university as an well-known academic institution home and abroad.
Department of Social Sciences and Education at Shluj UMB in collaboration with universities that educate the physical & sports teacher as: Sports Tirana University, University "Alexander Xhuvani" in Elbasan, University "Luigi Gurakuqi" in Shkodra, University of Pizzas-Italy, University of Prishtina-Kosovo, State University of Belgrade- Serbia, State Tetovo University in Macedonia, and the State University Podgorica in Montenegro, but in cooperation with the Olympic Committees of Albania, Kosovo, Greece, as well as the Albanian Football Federation develop on May 20, 2017, in Hotel "Adriatic" environments Durrës-Albania, the international Scientific Conference, scientific with topic ‘Balkan Sports-Developments & Perspectives’
The purpose of this conference is to provide a wider and comprehensive debate associated with the prominent sports figures at Balkan countries: Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Greece as a good opportunity to create communication cultural bridges and cooperation between them in the process of European integration.
The theme of the conference addressed the identification of prominent sports figures of the Balkan countries, the personalities of individual & collecitve games that have marked excellent achievements in European and world competitions.    Treatment of achievement and best models for Balkan sports in this conference will be a good opportunity for identification and collection of successful individuals and sports teams practices, which will serve as motivation and inspiration for growth quality of physical & sports education for students of participating universities.
The conference welcomed all scholars and researchers in the area of physical and sports education as teachers, researchers, experts, journalists, sports personalities, but students from universities and sports institutions of the participating countries.      
The conference presented scientific articles and posters.
CONFERENCE LANGUAGES: Albanian & English
MATERIALS OF CONFERENCE: The papers will be published in the scientific journal "Geopolitics" at UMB, after approval by the scientific committee of the conference.                  Meanwhile the official website of UMB www.umb.edu.al  will be published conference program, abstracts book, the organizers, the conference sessions, the index of participants,etc.
At the end of the conference participants and presenters will receive a certificate.
ORGANISING COMMITTEE
1. Prof.Dr.Lluka Heqimi
2. Prof.Dr.Gëzim Hadaj
3. Dr.Robert Gjedia
4. Prof.As.Dr.Gavrosh Kavaja
5. Msc.Sokol Jareci
6. Msc.Silvana Delia
7. Msc.Ilia Kuro
8. Msc.Enkelda Braho

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE:
1. Prof.Dr.Marenglen Spiro
2. Prof.Dr.Lluka Heqimi
3. Prof.Dr.Gëzim Hadaj
4. Prof.As.Dr.Gavrosh Kavaja
5. Prof.Dr.Albert Karriqi
6. Prof. Dr.Andrea Gudha
7. Dr.Robert Gjedia

DEADLINES:
March 10, 2017: Deadline for submitting abstracts
March 15, 2017: The answer to the abstract assessment;
April 14, 2017: Submission of full paper
May 2, 2017: Approval and publication of the conference program

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION OF ABSTRACT
Title: The title should be Times New Roman, 12 writing, bold.                                                                        The author's name, full name of author (s), institution / address of the e-mail- it.                                         Abstract: The length of the abstract should be 150-200 words. Writing should be Times New Roman size 12, not bold, single space. The abstract should not include tables, images or references. The abstract should be submitted in Microsoft Word format. Standard abstract should contain these components: presentation of the problem, a description of the methodology, results and conclusions / recommendations. The abstract of the article should be submitted in Albanian and English. Keywords: 4-6 keywords in Times New Roman writing, size 10, italicized.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION OF PAPER
The paper should be 4-5 page A.4 Times New Roman 12. Spacing between rows of 1.5.             2000-2500 words have maximum and not free space between words. The paper must submit research and findings about personalities, teams that are the most prominent sports figures of European and world by participating countries. The paper should necessarily identify good examples and practices of individuals and sports teams that are prominent in European competition through analysis of various quantitative and qualitative
The paper contains some structural elements as: abstract, introduction, materials and methods, results and discussion, conclusion and cited literature (bibliography and webliografi).                     Papers will be published in the scientific journal at UMB "Geopolitics" with ISSN 2218-7294, after approval by the scientific committee. The colleagues from Balkan countries should be written and presented paper in English.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION OF POSTER
Scientific poster should be size 110 cm x 80 cm (length and width). Its structure should be:
The title at the top of the poster (between pages) with capital letters.
Below can be presented, summarized: Entrance, presentation, methods, results and discussions, ending with the cited literature.

CONFERENCE FEE: 70 Euro
This fee covers the costs of materials and the publication of papers, presentations, conference expenses for organizing, rooms and stationary facilities, coffees-breaks, and lunch on the day of the conference.

CONTACT PERSON OF CONFERENCE:  Silvana Delia     
E-mail: balkanic.conference@umb.edu.al 

Welcome to Hotel "Adriatic" Durres on 20 May!

ORGANISING COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE.
Read the abstracts here.