You are invited to take part in the 9th international scientific conference “New Challenges of Economic and Business Development – 2017”. The conference will take place on May 18th – 20th, 2017, Riga, Latvia.

The main theme of this year conference is digital economy, which is growing seven times faster than the rest of the economy and nowadays is one of the main driving forces of innovation, competitiveness and productivity. The digital economy has a huge unutilized potential for the development of small and medium sized enterprises in Latvia and European Union.

The conference will have a plenary session and the following sessions:

·         Challenges of global economy in the digital era

·         Contemporary management and business innovations

·         Digital economy and innovations

·         Digital marketing

·         Finance, banking and accounting

·         Human development in digital era

·         Modelling economics and business

·         Regional development and cohesion 

The conference is organised with the support of Latvian Information and communications technology association and European Commission Representation in Latvia.