Programme Call for Papers Registration Accommodation Proceedings General information
   
17 - 19 May, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS

     The Annual 23rd International Scientific Conference “Research for Rural Development 2017” have consistently attracted high quality papers for presentation at Sessions. These are structured so as to give all participants the opportunity to contribute to the primary purpose of the conference, which is discussion of important current issues facing to rural development.

      The language of the proceedings is English.

     The papers should be submitted by 17 March 2017 to the Conference office, which will select the papers and organize the sessions:

E-mail: Ausma.Markevica@llu.lv

     The papers will be presented in sessions. Authors are asked to introduce their papers briefly in 10 minutes, but not to read them in full and allotted 5 minutes for discussions.
     The sessions rooms will be equipped with video (computer) projection. The computers will be equipped with Windows and MS Office Professional in English.
     We would welcome the opportunity to include your paper in the International Scientific Conference’s proceedings (see - How to submit proceedings).

      How to submit proceedings

     The proceedings should be submitted before 17 March, 2017 electronically (as a Word document) as an e-mail attachment, in following style of manuscript.

     If it is not possible to e-mail the proceeding in the required format, a proceeding copy must be submitted by same deadline.
     Authors submitting a paper do so on the understanding that the work has not been published before.
     The conference organizers reserve the right not to consider any proceedings submitted in an incorrect format or after the closing date. In any case, proceedings will only be included in the programme when the author has registered for the conference.
     If proceedings has more then 2 co-authors, each next (third, fourth,…) should cover additional fees 30 EUR.
     Should your proceeding be published in conference materials, the copyright of the work are with LLU.

      Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

      PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONFERENCE STATUS

      ISSN 1691-4031 (print)

      ISSN 2255-923X (online)

      Available: http://www2.llu.lv/research_conf/proceedings.htm

    Approved and indexed: The Proceedings of previous Annual International Scientific Conferences “Research for Rural Development” published by Latvia University of Agriculture since 1994 and has been approved and indexed in to databases: AGRIS; CAB ABSTRACTS; CABI full text; EBSCO Academic Search Complete; Web of Science ™, Clarivate Analytics (former Thomson Reuters); Thomson Reuters Elsevier SCOPUS.

      IMPORTANT DEADLINES

Registration - 17 February, 2017
Submission of papers - 17 March, 2017
Transfer of participation fee - 28 April, 2017
Conference time - 17 - 19 May, 2017