May 23, 2024

RUDN University, Moscow

If the article corresponds to the subjects of the conference, the authors are allowed to participate and may make a presentation. Each participant may be as the main author only once. Speakers will receive the Participant Certificate.

The original articles in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish, and Turkish etc. will be published in Conference Proceedings, which is supposed to be included in the RSCI database.

Attention! If the article is written in Russian and has a supervisor among authors, it can be published in the electronic scientific journal "Innovative Economics" (the RSCI database and the international citation database Academic Resource Index ResearchBib) after reviewing. In this case please see requirements here.
Preparing the paper, authors are kindly requested to adhere to the following guidelines and especially the template below. We accept submissions strictly online, via the form available at our website until 10.05.2024.

Submit papers of no more than 3 or 4 pages exactly (3,5 or 2,8 - not suitable) in length including results, figures and references. Should your paper exceed the aforementioned limits, the editorial board will carry out the final decision on its publication based on recommendations from your reviewer.

The body of the text should start with a brief introduction, describing the paper’s significance. In the case of an original study, the body of the paper should follow a common structured approach to the description of the studies aim, its materials, methods and results, as well as Discussion and Conclusions sections.

Technical requirements for text formatting:
  • Typescripts (Microsoft Word, Font - Times New Roman), format file: *.docx, *.doc.
  • A4 sized paper should be used,
  • Margins: left - 49 mm, right - 49 mm, top – 61 mm, and bottom 65 mm,
  • Font size: abstract, key words, main body text, footnotes, references & attachments, tables - 10 pt,
  • Line spacing – single, Spacing: Before: 0, After: 0, Alignment: Justified,
  • Indentation – 1,25,
  • Leave an empty line between sections,
  • Formatting of the title: 11 pt, bold, centered, uppercase, no indentation

The list of references should be complete and accurate. We kindly ask to have 6-8 references – no more. References appear in the list in the same order as they appear in the main text, using square brackets [1] or [1, p. 10] or [1,2], there the number refers to the reference in the list. Please do not use footnotes for citation.
All citations in the text and all references must meet APA styles (American Psychological Association – more information Please, use automatic citation maker for citation and references: (automatic APA citation maker).

[1] Cooper R.G., Edgett S.J., Kleinschmidt E.J. (2002): Optimizing the Stage-Gate® Process: What Best Practice Companies are Doing (Part One). “Research Technology Management”, Vol. 45(5), pp. 21-27.
[2] Downs P.W., Kondolf G.M. (2002): Post-Project Appraisals in Adaptive Management of River Channel Restoration. “Environmental Management”. Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 477-496,
[3] …

Formatting of tables and figures
Figures and tables should be embedded and not supplied separately. Tables and figures have to be numbered and references to them must be included in the text. Please pay attention to the alignment of tables and figures in the text.
Tables have to be centered, numbered continuously, and referenced in the text. Please, use caption format as given in the template. Feel free to use cross-referencing feature of your typewriting software. Tables should not be wider than the margins of the paper. Leave an empty line before and after each table.
Lines in the table should be single, standard thickness, minimum number of horizontal lines is taking out 3. There are no verticals (see the example). Numbers put in the table should be in the alignment formats, i.e. with the same number of decimal places (the maximum number of decimal places is taking out 4).
All figures should be numbered with Arabic numerals. Every figure should have a caption. All photographs, schemas, graphs and diagrams are to be referred to as figures. Line drawings should be true electronic output. Figures must be embedded into the text without borders and not supplied separately. In MS Word input the figures must be properly coded. Lettering and symbols should be clearly defined either in the caption or in a legend provided as part of the figure. Figures should be placed at the top or bottom of a page wherever possible, as close as possible to the first reference to them in the paper. Artwork has no text along the side of it in the main body of the text. However, if two images fit next to each other, these may be placed next to each other to save space. Figures should be high-quality graphics vector drawings. Size: max 12.4 cm x 16 cm.

Formatting of formulas
Symbols denoting vectors and matrices should be indicated in bold type. Scalar variable names should normally be expressed using italics. All non-standard abbreviations or symbols must be defined when first mentioned. Equations and formulas must be denoted by numbers in round parentheses on the right hand side of the page (if referred to explicitly in the text). Please create them using Word 2007 or 2010 Equation Editor or Mathtype (not a picture).

IMPORTANT. As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with absence of plagiarism: the submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
The Organizing Committee reserves the right to spelling and technical editing of articles. The publication could be rejected. The decision of the Organizing Committee is not a subject to appeal.

We kindly ask you to download the template of a paper with detailed author guidelines.

Please do not hesitate to contact us in case of any questions: