Union of Scientists in Bulgaria – Plovdiv

23 – 26 July 2020
6 Mitropolit Paisii St., Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria

The 8th edition of the conference is an initiative of the Club of the Young Scientists at the Union of Scientists in Bulgaria – Plovdiv.  The main goal is to provide an opportunity for young scientists from different countries to express themselves and to gain more experience and confidence in reporting scientific ideas and results.

Plovdiv is an attractive tourist destination with more than 8 000 years of history. The city is an important economic, transport, cultural, and educational centre. It was the European Capital of Culture in 2019.


ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Honorary Chairperson
Prof. DSc Maria Baltadzhieva, Corresponding member of BAS

Chairperson
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vladimir Andonov, DM

Vice Chairpersons
Prof. Dr. Maria Panchovska-Mocheva
Prof. Dr. Atanas Arnaudov

Scientific Secretary
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Todorka L. Dimitrova

Members
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexander Davchev
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atanaska Ardenska
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Delyan Delev
Senior Asst. Prof. Dr. Antoaneta Fasova
Senior Asst. Prof. Dr. Margarita Terziyska
Senior Asst. Prof. Dr. Stoyan Cheresharov
Senior Lecturer Nikolay Zhelyazkov
Asst. Prof. Dr. Yordan Stremski
Asst. Prof. Dr. Valeri Slavchev
Dr. Aleksandra Pecheva
Dr. Kostadin Georgiev
Asst. Prof. Desislava Kirkova, PhD student
Asst. Prof. Irina Zdravkova, PhD student
Asst. Prof. Sibel Aziz, PhD student
Asst. Prof. Vera Gledacheva, PhD student
Desislava Dimitrova, PhD student
Megi Dakova, PhD student
Radostina Koleva, PhD student
Ilian Dimitrov, MS

Technical Secretary
Malina Elshishka


PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Prof. Dr. Antoine Weis – Switzerland
Prof. Dr. Diana Adliene – Lithuania, IAEA expert
Prof. Dr. Helmut Brückner – Germany
Prof. Dr. Marios Anagnostakis – Greece
Prof. Dr. Pepa Atanasova, DM – Bulgaria
Prof. Dr. Slavik Tabakov – United Kingdom
Prof. Dr. Snezhana Tsanova – Bulgaria
Prof. Dr. Stefche Presilski – Nord Macedonia
Prof. Dr. Stefka Radenska-Lopovok – Russia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dimitar Tokmakov – Bulgaria
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Elenka Georgieva – Bulgaria
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hussein Mevsim – Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krasimira Chakarova – Bulgaria
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Stela Statkova-Abeghe – Bulgaria
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Valentina  Nikolova-Aleksieva – Bulgaria.
Dr. Liudmyla Aslamova, Senior Research Fellow – Ukraine, IAEA expert
Dr. Dario Danojevic, Research Assoc. – Serbia


ACADEMIC FIELDS

  • Natural and Technical Sciences
    • Mathematics and Informatics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Biology
    • Ecology
    • Technics and Technologies
    • Agricultural Sciences
    • others
  • Medical Sciences
    • Clinical and Preclinical Medicine
    • Medicine
    • Dental Medicine
    • Pharmacy
    • Biophysics and Biochemistry
    • Medical Physics
    • others
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Pedagogy and Psychology
    • Linguistics and Literary Studies
    • History
    • Economics
    • Sociology
    • Management
    • Law
    • Globalization and Tourism
    • Music
    • others

WORKING LANGUAGES

  • English (main)
  • Bulgarian (secondary)
  • others (for philologists)

PROCEEDINGS

The full text of the papers will be submitted to the Scientific Works of the Union of Scientists in Bulgaria (USB – Plovdiv).

These publications will be registered by the ISSN system, referenced and included in the library system for international exchange.

All manuscript submissions will be peer-reviewed.


REGISTRATION

You may register online at https://usb-plovdiv.org/registration-2020/

You will need to prepare a MS Word file with the abstract of the presentation in order to complete the application form. This file will be included in the Book of Abstracts. To meet the requirements, you can use the provided template file. Please read the instructions.


DEADLINES

Early registration

  • 30.04.2020
    Submission of the conference application form.
  • 15.05.2020
    Notification for acceptance/rejection of the application.
  • 31.05.2020
    Payment of the conference fee.

Regular registration

  • 31.05.2020
    Submission of the conference application form.
  • 15.06.2020
    Notification for acceptance/rejection of the application.
  • 30.06.2020
    Payment of the conference fees.

Late registration

  • Participation requests received after 31.05.2020 will be accepted but may not be included in the preliminary program.
  • 15.08.2020
    Submission of the full text of the paper for publication.

CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTION

  • Plenary talk: 30 min.
  • Oral presentation: 15 min.
  • Poster: size 70 cm х 100 cm

CONFERENCE FEE

Early registration

  • Non-members of USB – 100 BGN
  • Members of USB – 80 BGN
  • Students and PhD students – 60 BGN

Regular registration

  • Non-members of USB – 120 BGN
  • Members of USB – 100 BGN
  • Students and PhD students – 80 BGN

Late registration

  • Non-members of USB – 140 BGN
  • Members of USB – 120 BGN
  • Students and PhD students – 100 BGN

Accompanying person – 50 BGN

The conference fee includes:

  • Oral or Poster presentation
  • Conference materials
  • Conference proceedings
  • Coffee breaks
  • Cocktail

Please take into consideration that:

  • The fee covers the publication of one paper with a maximum length of 4 pages.
  • There is an extra charge of 15 BGN for any additional page.
  • One paper cannot exceed 6 pages.
  • The conference proceedings will be publicly available in electronic form. The printed copy will cost an additional 20 BGN.
  • One participant may be a co-author of no more than 3 papers.
  • The Conference fee for every next paper (maximum 4 pages) is 60 BGN.

CONFERENCE FEE PAYMENT

The conference fee may be paid

in cash at the office of USB – Plovdiv or
by bank transfer.

Bank account of USB – Plovdiv:
Bank DSK – FC “Paldin”
IBAN: BG88STSA93000002615178
BIC: STSABGSF
Subject of the payment:
ICYS-Plovdiv2020

The bank transfer fee is paid by the participant.


AWARDS

A scientific jury for each scientific session will select the best oral presentation and the best poster presented by young scientists.  The winners will be awarded.


CONTACTS

Union of Scientists in Bulgaria – Plovdiv

6 Mitropolit Paisii St., 4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria
tel.: +359 32 628 654

For additional questions, you may use our online contact form (recommended) or the electronic addressed below:
e-mail: sub_plov@mail.bg (in Bulgarian)
e-mail: icys2020@abv.bg (in English)


DOCUMENTS

Abstract instructions

Conference first announcement (in Bulgarian)

Conference first announcement (in English)