On behalf of the scientific committee and the Department of Business Excellence, the Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, we have the honour to invite you to the 2 nd International Scientific Conference:

"The challenges of management: leadership, strategies, social responsibility"

to be held on the 12 th and 13 th of March 2018 in Toruń as an event of the WelconomyForum 2018


Conference topics:

  • Leadership including: contemporary concepts of leadership, roles played by top, middle and first line managers, challenges (both external and intra-organisational) faced by leaders in business organisations, the public sector, and non-profit organisations;
  • Strategies including: corporate, business and functional strategies, business models,organisational strategies in the public sector and non-profit organisations;
  • Social responsibility to employees, organisations in business environment, society and the natural environment.

Conference venue:

  • Collegium Maximum UMK, Plac Rapackiego 1, Toruń.

Important dates:

  • Registration and abstract submission deadline: 31 October 2017.
  • Final submission deadline: 31 December 2017.
  • Open access to the conference programme for registered participants: 1 March 2018.
  • Conference date: 12-13 March 2018.

Papers submitted to the conference and peer-reviewed will be published in Journal of Corporate Responsibility and Leadership. Please keep in mind that all abstracts and final papers must be in English, whereas oral presentations given during the Conference can be delivered in English or Polish.


More detailed information about the upcoming event, as well as registration form can be found on the official conference website: welconomy.umk.pl