On October 22nd - 24th, 2017, University of Finance and Management in Warsaw, Vistula University, Warsaw University of Life Science - SGGW hosted the 5th Edition of the Global Economy &
Governance - Challenges in a Turbulent Era International Conference organized by National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Romania, Romanian Academy Institute
for Economic Forecasting, Romania, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan, Ocean University of China, China. The purpose of the conference is to establish a
forum to access the latest theoretical and empirical knowledge in economic and governing science.
This year the conference gather a number of almost 190 participants from Azerbaijan, China, Congo, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Ghana, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy,
Lithuania, Macedonia, Nigeria, Poland, Romania, Slovak Republic, Spain, Taiwan, Tanzania, The Netherland, Turkey and USA covering topics from Economic Growth and Development; Urban,
Rural and Regional Economics; Applied Business and Economics; Economic Modelling and Forecasting; Environment and Social Responsibility; governance in Democratic and Responsible
Society; Building Human Capital. All these topics were discussed during the two days of the Conference (including poster session).
The first conference day was devoted to the panel discussion on the current Conference’s subtitle: “Contemporary Economics for Sustainable Development and Prosperity”. It was reserved
only for invited persons (conference keynote speakers, special guests and organizers). More than 30 academics took part in this valuable panel.
During GEG 2017 we had the honor to benefit of the distinguish key-note speakers Professor Geert Hofstede (Maastricht University), Professor Steven Rosefielde (University of North
Carolina), Professor Wojciech Charemza (Vistula University), Professor Chien-Fu Jeff Lin (National Taiwan University, Professor Zenon Turskis (Gediminas Technical University),
Professor Salvador de Roig (University of Valencia), Professor Chen-Min Hsu (CTBC Financial Management College) and Professor Radu Lupu (Bucharest University of Economic Studies),
Professor Dean Sinković (Juraj Dobrila University of Pula).
Many thanks to the Honorary Chairs Professor Tsang-Yao Chang (Feng Chia University), Professor Adriana Grigorescu (NUPSPA), Professor Chi-Wei Su (Ocean University of China) also
present at the event and all the gratitude for Professor Włodzimierz Rembisz, Conference President, Professor Marian Binek, Vice-Rector SGGV, and Chairs Professor Marcin Staniewski,
Professor Jarosław Gołębiewski and Professor Justyna Franc-Dąbrowska.
We are thanking to all participants for their remarkable contribution to the ideas debates and knowledge transfer in this world laboratory and we are looking for your participation at
the 6th edition of GEG International Conference in China.