Maria Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin (Poland), Lviv Polytechnic National University (Ukraine), Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria) and Academy of Economic Studies in Moldova
are pleased to invite all interested academics and practitioners of finance to participate in

17th International Conference


which will take place in Lviv (Ukraine) on June 3-6, 2018.

As in previous years, the conference topics focus on broadly understood issues related to activity of financial institutions, financial instruments and other areas of the financial market. Starting from 2018, we want the conference to gain and maintain the status of an international event to provide exchange of views, possibility of presenting results of new research and discuss current financial issues in the global perspective. We hope that the conference will become a forum for establishing new contacts that will soon result in valuable international research.

Researchers are encouraged to submit their original theoretical and empirical papers that refer, but are not limited, to the following areas:
  • central banking and monetary policy,
  • financial supervisory and stability of financial systems,
  • capital market,
  • public finance,
  • corporate finance,
  • innovations in finance,
  • risk management,
  • personal finance,
  • behavioral finance,
  • accounting,
  • financial analysis,
  • financial audit.


    prof. dr hab. Ihor Alieksieiev, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
    prof. dr hab. Jerzy W璚豉wski, Maria Curie-Sk這dowskia University in Lublin, Poland

    Sc.D., Prof. Nataliya Chukhray, Vice Rector for Scientific Research, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
    prof. dr hab. Janina Harasim, University of Economics in Katowice, Poland
    prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Jajuga, University of Economics in Wroc豉w, Poland
    Sc.D., Prof. Ihor Yaremko, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
    Sc.D., Prof. Oleh Kuzmin, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
    prof. dr hab. Monika Marcinkowska, University of Lodz, Poland
    Sc.D., Prof. Sergyi Ohrimenko, Academy of Economic Studies in Moldova
    Prof. Dr. Helmut Pernsteiner, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
    dr hab., prof. nadzw. Henryk Ronek, Maria Curie-Sk這dowska University in Lublin, Poland
    Sc.D., Prof. Anatolyi Zagorodnyi, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine

    dr Mariusz Kicia, Maria Curie-Sk這dowska University in Lublin, Poland


  • The Committee on Financial Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences,
  • The Polish Society of Banking and Finance,
  • The Academy of Economic Sciences of Ukraine,
  • The Academy of Higher Education of Ukraine.


  • Warsaw Institute of Banking


  • Volodimir Pihockiy, Head of the Territorial Department of the Accounting Chamber of Ukraine in Lviv, Volyn, Rivne, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk and Transcarpathian areas,
  • Oleh Demkiv, Director of Finance Department of Lviv Area State Administration,
  • Vasyl Pavlyuk, Consul General of Ukraine in Lublin,
  • Piotr Majchrzak, Consul Honorary of Austria in Lublin,
  • S豉womir Sosnowski, Marshal of the Lubelskie Voivodship.


    Submitted papers (in Polish or English) will be considered for publication in ANNALES UNIVERSITATIS MARIAE CURIE-SKΜDOWSKA, SECTIO H: OECONOMIA (subject to double-blind reviewing process). Please mind that in case of negative review, conference fee cannot be subject of refund.


    The conference languages are English, Polish and Ukrainian. Information about key deadlines as well as conference framework schedule are presented below. Detailed program and all important information will be announced at the website. The conference program is subject to change.


    Registration Deadline: April 3, 2018 (closed)
    Registration Fee Deadline: March 31, 2018
    Paper Submission Deadline: May 6, 2018 (extended)



    June 3, 2018 (Sunday)
    13:00 Coach departure from Lublin to Lviv or arrival to Lviv by own transportation
    20:00 Estimated arrival to Lviv, accomodation in Hotel Taurus**** (see location)
    20:00-23:00 Dinner at Hotel Taurus restaurant

    June 4, 2018 (Monday)
    Breakfast at the hotel restaurant
    09:00-10:00 Registration of participants at Lviv Polytechnic
    10:00-10:15 Conference Opening
    10:15-11:45 Plenary Session
    11:45-12:15 Coffee Break
    12:15-13:45 Parallel Sessions I: Accounting, Capital Market, Personal Finance & Microfinance
    13:45-15:45 Lunch at Balowa Sala Restaurant (7 Yaponska St.)
    15:45-17:15 Parallel Sessions II: Banking, Public Finance, Corporate Finance
    17:15-18:00 Artistic performance of Lviv Polytechnic group
    19:00-00:00 Gala dinner

    June 5, 2018 (Tuesday)
    Breakfast at the hotel restaurant
    09:00-11:00 Plenary Session
    11:00-11:30 Conference Closing
    11:30-13:30 Lunch
    14:00-00:00 Social event: Lviv sightseeing and regional dinner

    June 6, 2018 (Wednesday)
    Breakfast in hotel
    9:00 Coach departure from Lviv to Lublin or by own transportation
    16:00 Estimated arrival to Lublin


    The conference will take place at Lviv Polytechnic National University, located at 12 Stepan Bandera Street in Lviv, Ukraine (see map below).

    Registration fee

    Registration fee, including 3-night single room hotel accomodation is 1800 PLN (about 430 EUR), or in double room is 1600 PLN (about 380 EUR). Full registration fee must be paid in Polish Z這ty and is non-reducible in case of paper submission without attending the conference in Lviv. Registration fee will not be refunded in case of no-show or negative review of submitted paper.
    Registration fee includes:

  • coach transfer Lublin-Lviv-Lublin,
  • 3-night hotel accomodation with 3 breakfasts,
  • 2 lunches, 3 dinners,
  • access to sessions and conference package of office supplies,
  • publication opportunity,
  • social events.

  • Registration fee of accompanying person is 1100 PLN (about 260 EUR) and includes transportation, accomodation in double room and social events. Conference paper submission for presentation or publication by accompanying person is not allowed and will not be processed.

    VERY IMPORTANT! Please note that the conference will take place outside the European Union borders and the Schengen Area. Passport valid for at least 6 months at date of exit from Ukraine is obligatory to be granted with visa on arrival. Please check your passport expiry date in advance.

    Registration fee should be paid to the following bank account:

    Recipient name: Uniwersytet Marii Curie-Sk這dowskiej
    Recipient address: Pl. M. Curie-Sk這dowskiej 5, 20-031 Lublin, Poland
    IBAN: PL 14 1140 1094 0000 2905 1600 1132
    Bank name and address: mBank S.A. O/Lublin, ul. Krakowskie Przedmiecie 6, 20-002 Lublin, Poland
    Transfer title: RF2018 Name of participant(s)




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    Had you any questions about the conference please contact organizing team in specific issues or mail to contact@financialmarket.umcs.pl.

    dr Wojciech Misterek
    Department of Banking UMCS

    Head of Organizing Team

    dr Mariusz Kicia
    Department of Banking UMCS

    Secretary of the Conference, website, registration, contact with participants

    dr Robert Zajkowski
    Department of Banking UMCS

    fee, invoice, financial issues

    dr Anna Korzeniowska
    Department of Banking UMCS

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    Faculty of Economics

    Department of Banking