Nicolae Titulescu

Call for Papers

  The 5th International Conference
“Challenges of the Knowledge Society”

April 15-16, 2011 


The main purpose of this International Scientific Conference organized by “Nicolae Titulescu” University, “Complutense” University of Madrid and "Nicolae Titulescu" Foundation of Law and International Relations is to provide an opportunity to specialist, in various social sciences and their related fields, all over the world, to meet and change their opinions. In addition, CKS also provides a place for academicians and specialists with cross-disciplinary interests related to social sciences to change their views and interact with members inside and outside their own particular disciplines.
The CKS’s language is English.


Interested participants are invited to submit research papers, complete papers (minim 3000 and maximum 12000 words).
Papers will be evaluated for originality, significance, clarity, and contribution.  Each paper will be subjected of a double blind peer review. Summary of review feedback/reports will be sent back to the author(s) in most cases. All comments and suggestions should be addressed in the final submission. Papers must not have been previously published or currently submitted for publication elsewhere.



 Topic Areas
Section 1 Juridical Sciences (Law)

1.1. Criminal Law
1.2. Private Law
1.3. Public Law
1.4. Intellectual Property Law

Section 2 Economic Sciences
2.1. Economics
2.2. Business Administration and Marketing
2.3. Finance and Accounting

Section 3 Administrative and Political Sciences
3.1. Political Sciences, International Studies and Relations
3.2. Public Administration
3.3. Education and Sociology

Section 4 Innovation in Mediation. Investment

Section 5 IT in Social Sciences

Special Session CERDOCT-Doctoral Schools
CERDOCT 1 Juridical Sciences
CERDOCT 2 Medical Sciences
CERDOCT 3 Economic Sciences
CERDOCT 4 Mechanical Engineering
CERDOCT 5 Chemical Engineering
CERDOCT 6 Electrical Engineering
CERDOCT 7 Industrial Engineering
CERDOCT 8 Systems Engineering
CERDOCT 9 Mines, Oil and Gas
CERDOCT 10 Chemistry
CERDOCT 11  Mathematical sciences
CERDOCT 12 Philosophy
CERDOCT 13 Philology

Special Session Standardization of Judicial Practice and Harmonization with the ECtHR Jurisprudence


Ion Neagu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Jose Luis de la Cuesta, The President of the International Association of Penal Law, University of the Basque Country, San Sebastian, Spain; Lorena Bachmaier Winter, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain; Viorel Cornescu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Maria Amparo Grau Ruiz, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain; Steve W. Becker, DePaul University, Chicago, U.S.A.; Alexandru Olteanu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Elena Andreevsca, SEE University, Tetovo, Macedonia; Dieter Schlafen, Judge, Ph.D., Adviser to the Romanian Superior Council of the Magistracy, Germany; Carmen Garcia-Castrillón, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain; Gabriel Boroi, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Augustin Fuerea, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Mihai Hotca, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Yusuf Akan, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey; Zlata Durdevic, University of Zagreb, Croatia; Vasilka Sancin, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia; Iordan Bărbulescu, National School of Political and Administrative Studies, Bucharest; Mihane Berisha-Namani, University of Pristina, Kosova; Titi Paraschiv, Technical Military Academy, Bucharest; Csongor Herke, University of Pecs, Hungary; Mihaela Miroiu, National School of Political and Administrative Studies, Bucharest; Raluca Miga Beşteliu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Erika Róth, University of Miskolc, Hungary; Vasile Dobrinoiu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Myrvete Badivuku-Pantami, University of Pristina, Kosova; Nicolae Popa, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Liviu Stănciulescu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Elena Ciucur, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Serghei Mărgulescu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Pinar Memiş, „Galatasaray” University, Turkey; Viorel Roş, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Fabio Ramazzini Bechara, Damasio de Jesus Law  School, Brasil; Işik Cem, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey; Emilian M. Dobrescu, Romanian Academy; Constantin Bragaru, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Nicoleta Gudănescu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Mariana Gurău, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Valentina Vasile, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Mihaela Iliescu, „Nicolae Titulescu” University; Csongor Herke, University of Pecs, Hungary.

Ion Neagu, Lorena Bachmaier Winter; Viorel Cornescu, Maria Amparo Grau Ruiz; Elena Nedelcu, Carmen Garcia-Castrillón; Beatrice Onica-Jarka; Gabriela G. Mihut; Cosmin Olteanu, Rodica Ianole, Simona Hudea, Maria Loredana Popescu, Emil Florea, Alexandru Sitaru, Elena Ştefan, Lamya-Diana Al-Kawadri, Viorica Mirela Ştefan-Duicu,  Valentin Quintus Nicolescu, Julieta Bararu,Cristian Istrate, Nicolae Cîrstea, Dan Mărculescu, Andrei Poenariu, Ciprian Radu

Based on their scientific quality, the submissions could be published in one of the following issues:

 - CKS-eBook 2011 (Scientific Session Proceedings, indexed BDI by EBSCO-CEEAS, published in partnership with ”Pro Universitaria Publishing House", recognized by ”The National University Research Council” – CNCSIS – on CD-ROM format). The Organizing Committee of CKS 2011 will submit CKS-eBook 2011 for indexation in ISI Proceedings (now, the Conference Proceedings Citation Index)

- LESIJ (“Lex ET Scientia International Journal”), published by the “Nicolae Titulescu” University, indexed by EBSCO-CEEAS Database (, CEEOL Database (, INDEX COPERNICUS Database ( and DOAJ International Database (, and therefore received from ”The National University Research Council” (CNCSIS) the B+ Accreditation.

- The Intellectual Property Right Romanian Magazine (RRDPI), internal CNCSIS Accreditation B+

More information will be provided after the double blind review process. The organizers are interested in enlarging the list of potential publishers, so if you can recommend a journal for this purpose please, contact the conference organizers, at

Abstract Submission: January 15, 2011
Notification of Abstract Acceptance: January 20, 2011
Final Papers Submission: February 20, 2011
Notification of Final Papers Acceptance: March 10, 2011
Fee Payment: March 15, 2011
Final Program publication on the web page: March 20, 2011

There is 70 Euro fee per paper (or the equivalent in RON). Each author can submit no more than two papers.
The conference fee includes:
• publication of the paper in CKS-eBook 2011;
• Conference Bag: Conference Documents ( the Conference Program,  CKS-eBook 2011), other promotional accessories;
• coffee breaks;
• lunch break („Nicolae Titulescu” Restaurant);

• certificate of attendance CKS 2011.


After the acceptance of your paper, the conference fees will be sent to one of the following bank accounts:
• RO08ROIN910500068311EU01 (for payment in EURO)
• RO51ROIN910500068311RO01 (for payment in RON)
 opened at Romanian International Bank SA, Bucharest, Romania, 13 septembrie Branch, 13 Septembrie Street, no. 58-60, district 5
Adding : for  Nicolae Titulescu University of Bucharest, Fiscal Code:14770190.
Please indicate on the payment document: “For CKS 2011” (payment is a compulsory condition for publishing).

Please contact Ms. Lamya-Diana Al-Kawadri (e-mail:

The papers will be sent by email to Mr. Mircea Damaschin (e-mail:






Receipt of submissions will be acknowledged via email within 48 hours.

Looking forward to cooperating with you!

Conference Manager,
Mircea Damaschin, Ph.D.
Editor-in-chief of LESIJ (Lex ET Scientia International Journal)
Mobile Phone: 004.0745.185.154

Guidelines for the authors

•The papers shall be written entirely in English language; they must have minimum 3000 words and maximum 12000 words and must comply exactly with the instructions bellow.
•Papers which don’t comply with the formatting conditions described bellow will be returned to the authors and will only be taken into consideration for final reviewing when they fulfill the mentioned standards.
•The papers must be written clearly, concise, without any ambiguities.

Paper Structure


TITLE OF THE PAPER (centered, bold, Times, 14, CAPS LOCK)
THE FIRST NAME AND THE SURNAME OF THE AUTHOR (centered, Times, bold, 14) (the affiliation and the webmail address will be added like a footnote at the first name and the surname of the author)
ABSTRACT (Times, bold, 11)
No more than 300 words. The abstract must clearly specify the purpose of the paper and the objectives pursued by the author by his/her study.

KEY WORDS: five key words, defining the subject approached in the paper. To be written in Times, 11, italic .
INTRODUCTION (Times, bold, 12)
The introduction shall have a page at the most, however not less than half a page. The text must provide answers for four questions. (1) What matter does the paper cover? (2) Why is the studied matter important? (3) How does the author intend to answer to this matter? (4) What is the relation between the paper and the already existent specialized literature? This introductory section shall be written clearly, and any confusion in communicating the four answers might result in paper rejection. (Times, 12)
PAPER CONTENT (headline depending on the specific of the approach subject) (Times, bold, 12)
In this section (or set of sections, as the case might be) the author shall present and support the results he/she intents to communicate by means of the paper. (Times, 12)
CONCLUSIONS (Times, bold, 12)
The conclusions section shall cover three elements: (1) it shall summarize the main outcomes; (2) it shall undertake the implications of such outcomes; (3) suggestions for future researches. (Times, 12)
RERERENCES (Times, bold, 10)
References shall be written in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style. The authors shall visit for rapid guidelines. (Times, 10).
References are mandatory. There are accepted only footnotes.