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The Impact of Industry 4.0 on Job Creation

About the conference

The International Scientific Conference "The Impact of Industry 4.0 on Job Creation 2020" builds on the previous successful conferences from autumns 2018 and 2019, of which both proceedings have been already recorded within the Web of Science database of Clarivate Analytics. It is a series of traditionally organized events at the Faculty of Social and Economic Relations in field of Human Resources and Personnel Management. The conference, being supported by SOVA DIGITAL, Inc., takes place in the city spa of Trenčianske Teplice and takes place within the projects of Slovak Ministry of Education Grant Agency VEGA: Reg. No.1 / 0430/18 „The Impact of Industry 4.0 on Job Changes” and VEGA: Reg. No.: 1/0462/20 “Assessment changes in the qualitative structure of international economic relations under the influence of Industry 4.0 with implications for the EU and Slovak economic policies”. The conference scope is focused on current labor market issues and the impact of the 4th Industrial Revolution on changes on labor market, human resources management, employee search, labor migration, sociology, political science, law, economic policy, international economic relations, international trade, regional development, demography, and new technologies implementation in all areas of social life.

The plenary session will be held by the keynote speakers, Ing. Vladislav Berkovič form Pongratz Ltd. Compant in Modra, Ing. Martin Morháč - the Board of Directors Chairman of SOVA Digitál, Inc. and Ing. Martin Hošták, PhD. - The National Union of Employers. The International Scientific and Organizing Committee guarantees the conference quality and under its leadership submitted papers will be published in Conference Proceedings, which will be sent for indexing to Web of Science and Elsevier's Scopus databases.

The goal of the conference is to outline the principal questions set for independent basic research, which will be executed under the VEGA projects, being solved at the Faculty of Social and Economic Relations, Alexander Dubček University in Trenčín.

Participants can sign up for the conference by using the on-line form. The conference fee is 105 € and includes 2 coffee breaks, lunch, dinner, social event and electronic proceedings. Accommodation can be arranged by participants in the hotel “Krym” (the conference venue) at 54 € for single room, or 78 € for double room with breakfast. Local tax not included. The papers for submission are accepted in Slovak, Czech and English languages. The conference languages will be Slovak, Czech, English and Russian.

In case of limited travel possibilities due to measures within the global pandemic COVID-19 outbreak, the conference will be held within a distance mode online without changing the conference fee.

Important dates

Registration deadline: 1.10.2020
Abstract submission deadline: 1.10.2020
Paper submission deadline: 31.10.2020
Conference fee payment deadline: 16.10.2020
Bank transfer confirmation to be sent: 16.10.2020
Conference day: 12.11.2020

Reservation in hotel

Phone: +421/32/6516111


The Conference Proceedings will be sent for evaluation to the Web of Science® Conference Proceedings Citation Index being as an integrated index within the Web of Science ™ Core Collection and Elsevier's Scopus. All submitted papers will be checked under double-blind review process. The Conference Proceedings will be published in electronic form.

Paper Submission Instructions

Conference paper submissions can be written in English, Slovak or Czech. The preferred language is English. Regarding citation database requirements, all submissions must have an English title, abstract, and keywords. The recommended paper scope is 6 to 10 pages. Please use the template being available in both English and Slovak versions.

Participants can register, submit papers by 31.10.2020 and ask for more information in English at

Conference papers not corresponding to template requirements will not be included in the proceedings publication. Within the authorship, a maximum of two papers can be published per author or co-author

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