Πέμπτη, 18 Απριλίου 2013

1st International Conference on Applied Innovation




The “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Unit”
and “Innovation Office”
of T.E.I. of EPIRUS

are organising the
1st International Conference on Applied Innovation

“Problems and perspectives of innovative entrepreneurship
in Greece within the international environment”

Goals: The link of production and academic research through innovation. It is addressed to the academic (Universities) and business researchers (R & D).

Website: innovation-conference-epirus.blogspot.com
Telephone: 030-26810-50456  (Ms Amilia Kokkineli)

Date: 13-14/09/2013

Location: T.E.I. of Epirus, Kostakioi Campus, Arta

Registration Fees: No fees. The participation is free.
 
Method for conducting the presentations:
The organizing committee of the conference, after discussions with the potential speakers, and to facilitate broader and equal participation, decided that all the presentations  will be made only electronically at a distance, without having to travel to the place of the conference, from your office, with an easy to use software for webinar / web-conference . There will be explanation of how to  use the software, from a qualified technician , before the conference date, and after consultation with each speaker separately. We apologize  for this change in the procedures for conducting the lectures. You will honor us if you make your presentation with the above new technology, since moreover  this conference is about innovation.

Conference Topics:
1.      Informatics
2.      Economics (especially in financial-accounting)
3.      Administrative sciences (especially in tourist business and applied foreign languages in management & commerce)
4.      Agricultural Bio-Sciences (especially in crop science, animal production, aquaculture & fisheries, and floriculture & landscape architecture), renewable energy.
5.      Health Sciences (especially in nursing, speech & language therapy, and early childhood care)
6.      Music (especially folk and traditional music)

Conference Proceedings:
1.      All papers accepted by the Scientific Committee (1st selection) will be included in the volume of the conference proceedings.
2.      Selected papers will be used (2nd selection) to issue an educational textbook in collaboration with the relevant publisher.
3.      Selected papers will be send for publication, after their final format (after taking the appropriate form, taking into account the comments and dialogue during the sessions: 3rd selection) in international journals that the members of the Scientific Committee already publish their research work.
4.      To the extent that the papers contain innovative applications and research results, or implementation proposals, it will be sought to be utilized by the local or wider area, productive base, in cooperation with relevant stakeholders (i.e. local Chambers, administrative and political-economic authorities with whom there is already a relevant collaboration).
We will announce bodies and companies which have shown interest in participating in the conference, where there will be a special session for presenting innovations as well as an exhibition of innovative products and applications.

Scientific Committee
Sotiropoulos Ioannis. Associate Professor. (Institutional Coordinator of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Unit, TEI of Epirus)
Ganas Joannis. Associate Professor (Department of Accounting, TEI of Epirus)
Skoufos Ioannis. Professor (Department of Animal Production, TEI of Epirus)
Tsirogiannis Ioannis. Lecturer (Department of Floriculture and Landscape, TEI of Epirus)
Malisiovas Nikolaos. Professor (Department of Crop Science, TEI of Epirus)
Vrionis George. Professor (Department of Early Childhood and Care, TEI of Epirus)
Ziavra Nafsika. Associate Professor (Department of Speech & Language Therapy, TEI of Epirus)
Gouva Mary. Assistant Professor (Department of Nursing, TEI of Epirus)
Mantakas Marios. Assistant Professor. (Department of Informatics Technology & Telecommunications, TEI of Epirus)
Beza Paraskevi. Lecturer. (Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries, TEI of Epirus)
Tsakiris Dimitrios. Professor. (Department of Applied Foreign Languages in Management and Commerce, TEI of Epirus)
Kokkonis George. Lecturer. (Department of Traditional Music, TEI of Epirus)
Naxakis Charis. Professor. (Department of Finance and Auditing, TEI of Epirus)
Kyritsis Konstantinos. Assistant Professor. (Innovation Office, MOKE TEI of Epirus)
Doumenis Gregory. Assistant Professor (Department of Informatics Technology & Telecommunications, TEI of Epirus)
Georgakopoulos Georgios, Assistant professor, (University of Amsterdam)
Vrontis Demetrios, Professor, University of Nicosia
Lassithiotakis Konstantin, VIA University College, Denmark
Voulgari Fotini, Professor, TEI of Crete
Karafolas Symeon, Professor, TEI of W.Macedonia
Rafailidis Apostolos, Assistance Professor, TEI of Patras
Gikas Grigorios, Professor, TEI of Epirus
Frangos Christos, Professor, TEI of Athens

Organizing Committee:
Sotiropoulos Ioannis
Kyritsis Konstantinos
Kokkineli Emilia
Pafylias Stamatis
Organizing Secretariat:
Kokkineli Emilia
Pafylias Stamatis
    and the students:
Tsolaridis Konstantinos
Tsiaousis Christos
Chaski Christina
Drougas Nikolaos
Bakos Theodoros
Tsimpourakis Dimitrios
Stavrakis Stathis
Vasilaki Rafaela
Kappos Alexios
Koutonia Efstathia
Podias Konstantinos
Yiannou Evangelia
Pasho Martha

Call for Papers
Procedure of abstracts and full papers submission

Abstract submission:  15/06/2013
Full paper submission: 15/08/2013
Email address of submission: innovationofepirus@gmail.com
The results of review will be communicated, after their submission, for the abstracts no later than one week and for the full papers no later than one month.
These dates are indicative. In order to facilitate the process, we suggest to the contributors to submit their papers before the indicative date.
Registration Form:
In order to avoid bureaucracy, as a registration, the following form filled should be sent, (as a second page) along with the submission of the abstract.

Paper Title

Surname

Name

Address

E-mail

Telephone:

Organization / University / TEI etc.

Position (e.g. assistant professor, PhD student)

Other


Author Guidelines - Paper Submission
Paper length
Full papers for presentation and publication should not exceed 15 pages in total (tables, figures and references included)
Abstract
Maximum 150 words
Keywords
Up to 6
Text format
Font «Times New Roman» in «Word for Windows», size 12, line spacing 1.5 and margins of 2.5 cm on all sides of A4 page.
Authors
The information about authors (affiliations) should be reported immediately after their name, with Times New Roman font and size 10.
Headings
Heading 1 in Bold, same size as the text
Heading 2 in Italics, same size as the text
References
References should be listed in alphabetical order. They are reported after the main body of the article.
Notes
Notes should be numbered consecutively. Utilize only endnotes, after the references, instead of footnotes.
Tables and Figures
Tables and figures should have two dimensions, created by computer (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word Perfect, Corel, etc.). It is better to avoid colored tables and figures. The tables should have titles, be numbered (left aligned) and report the data sources. Figures should also have a title (the entire title center aligned) and reference of data sources. If there are footnotes to the table or the figure they should be placed below the table or figure without an empty line with font size 11.
Mathematical Equations
The equations are numbered consecutively, throughout the whole text. The equation number is placed within parentheses in the same line as the equation, after five (5) empty spaces and all this is aligned in the center. For all variables italics are used.
Appendices
Appendices are reported numbered on the next page after the end of “Tables” and “Figures”: Appendix A.
Template
The next paper is an example
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/107295772/Innovation_epirus/SOX%20%26%20Accounting%20Quality%2C%20IJEF%2C%202011%2C%20Vol%203%20No%205%20pp%2049-64.pdf




If you want to attend without presenting anything, the “1st Conference on Applied Innovation” you must follow the above steps at the time and day of the Conference:

1. You have to send us YOUR E-MAIL at innovationofepirus@gmail.com and specify that you want to attend the Conference
2. You must use internet explorer so as to avoid compatability problems
3. You will receive an e-mail from us with the title “MEETING INVITATION” and you have to click the link so as to join the meeting
4. Then the program will ask you if you want to communicate with us by your computer or your telephone, and you have to click the button “COMPUTER”
5. Then the program will ask you if you give permission to use microphone and camera and you have to check DENY and close the table

6. You will be ready to attend the Conference 


1st conference of applied innovation

«PROBLEMS and PERSPECTIVES of INNOVATIVE  ENTREPRENEURSHIP in GREECE within the INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENT».

Friday, 13/09/2013
(Greek time zone=+2 GMT)
09.30-10.00
Registration of participants - Greetings - Opening session 
Committee Skype: Innovation.entrepreneurship
Telephone: 030-26810-50456  (Ms Amilia Kokkineli)
Α Session: Entrepreneurship
                      Chair: Kyritsis K.
                                      
10.00-10.20
Kougias I. (Technological Educational Institute of Messolonghi, Greece)
Seremeti L. (Hellenic Open University, Patras, Greece)
Kalogeras D. (Technological Educ. Institute of Messolonghi, Greece)
«Entrepreneurship Environments as living systems: an autopoietic approach»

10.20-10.40 
Pitoska E. (Technological Education Institute of Western Macedonia, Greece)
Araviadis R.-V. (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
«Agro-tourism entrepreneurship in mountain areas and Community Initiative LEADER»

10.40-11.00 
Dumi Alba Robert. (Vlora University, Albania )        
«Performance and Managerial Skills on a Global Scale in Albania: The Public Vs the Private Sector- Who Wins?»

11.00-11.20 
Nikoosokhan Saghi. (University of Guilan, Iran)
Moradi Manmood. (University of Guilan, Iran)
Doostar Mohammad. (University of Guilan, Iran)
«The relationship between knowledge management and innovation performance»

11.20-11.40                       
Andoh Leticia. (Manage Director. South Africa)
«Sustainable Global Enterprise»

11.40-12.00 Discussion

B’ Session: Innovation
                      Chair: Kougias I.
                                      
12.00-12.20
Giossi S. (University of Macedonia, Greece) 
«Can lifelong learning promote innovation within the SME’s environment?»

12.20-12.40
Fehmi Bouguezzi. (University of Carthage, Tunis)
«Technology transfer in a two-dimensional model»

12.40-13.00
Efkolidis N. (Technological Educ. Inst. of West Macedonia, Greece)
Manavis A. (Technological Research Center of West Macedonia, Greece)
Sirganis K. (Technological Educ. Inst. of West Macedonia, Greece)
Kyratsis P. (Technological Research Center of West Macedonia, Greece)
«Sustainable Domestic Product Design using advanced CAD systems»

13.00-13-20
Ketan V. Shah. (Gujarat Urban Development Company Ltd., India)
«Innovative Technique for Evaluation of Processing Technology for Renewable Energy Generation from Solid Waste»

13.20-13.40
Theodorou J. (Technological Educ. Institution of Messolonghi, Greece)
Filippopoulos N. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«The marine aquaculture development in Greece as an innovative successful story: problems & constrains»

13.40-14.00 Discussion
14.00          Lunch

C’ Session: Management
                   Chair: Rafailidis A.

16.00-16.20 
Georgopoulos L. ( Impel & Technol.Educ. Inst. of of  Epirus, Greece)
Reklitis P. ( Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece)
Anastasiou S. (Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece)
Nathanailides C. (Tech. Ed. Inst. of Epirus, Univ. of Thessaly, Greece)
«The benefits of improving e-government services in Greece for openess and communication»

16.20-16.40  
Khadija Ben Jbara. (High School of Economic and Commercial Sciences - ESSEC, Tunis)
Slim Khalbous. (Institute of High Commercial Studies - IHEC Carthage Présidence Tunis)
«The innovation management within companies: which evolution, during 50 years, in tunisian sustainable industrial companies?»

16.40-17.00 
Vasileiou K. (Technological Educational Institute of Patras, Greece)   
Sotiropoulos I. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Kyritsis K. ( Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Hyz A. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«Exploring the entrepreneurial intentions and attitudes of business students»

17.00-17.20 
Vrahnakis M. (Technological Educational Institute of Thessaly, Greece)
Nasiakou S. (Technological Educational Institute of Thessaly, Greece)
«Description of Business Model for Innovative Agro forestry Consulting Co.»

17.20-17.40     
Ksanthos G. (Technological Educational Institute of  Crete, Greece)
Ladias C. (Panteion University, Greece)
Genitsaropoulos C. (Technological Educ. Institute of Central Greece)
«Analysis of changes in employment professional categories in the Epirus region in the period 2000-2012»

17.40-18.00 Discussion

D’ Session: Economics
 Chair: Doumenis G.

18.00-18.20   
Steve Asikin. (Univ. of Indonesia)
«Finance. Risk and Management Perspective in Comprehensive Interactive Interdisciplinary Micro-Macro»

18.20-18.40 
Siddhartha Ghosh. (Astha School of Management, India)
«Green economy-need of an emerging economy»

18.40-19.00  
Gkypali A. (University of Patras, Greece)
Rafailidis A.  (Technological Educational Institute of Western Greece)
Tsekouras K. (University of Patras, Greece)
«The Knowledge stock of Greek R&D active manufacturing firms: Based on published financial accounts for the period 2001-2010»
 
19.00-19.20
Voulgaris F. (Technological Educational Institute of  Crete, Greece)
Lemonakis C. (Technological Educational Institute of  Crete, Greece)
«Performance of Greek manufacturing firms; an empirical analysis»

19.20-19.40
Darousis E. (University of Macedonia, Greece)
Kitsios F. (University of Macedonia, Greece)
«New e-Tourism Services Development: The Case of Greek Winter Tourism E-Business Innovation»

19.40-20.00
Tsakiris D. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Besas G. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«Innovative entrepreneurship in Greek sme΄s and the Use of English as an International language»

20.00-20.20
Katsis C. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Dogoriti E. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Pasho M.   (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«”Avatour”: An intelligent avatar based virtual touristic guide»

20.20-20.40 Discussion


Saturday, 14/09/2013
                      
E’ Session: Health
Chair: Sotiropoulos I.

10.00-10.20
Charissi A. (University of Ioannina)
Mantziou S.  (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Pontikou M.E.  (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«Parents´ Infant Massage Classes as a Function of Continuing Education»

10.20-10.40        
Iconomou V.  (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Mantziou S.  (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Achnoula G. (Philologist, Early Care Educator)
Siolou C. (Early Care Educator)
«Health Visitors and Early Care Educators as Certified Infant Massage Instructors»

10.40-11.00  
Nousia A. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Charisi A. (University of Ioannina)
Perou E. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Politi A. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Pantelaki D. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«Dimensions and Benefits of Infant Massage for the Infant, the Parent and the Society»

11.00-11.20    
Zioga E. (National and Kapodisrtian University of Athens)  
Kotsis Th. (Physical education teacher)
«Pilot Topics psychomotor physical education program in preschool and primary school»

11.20-11.40   
Mantziou S.  (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
Achnoula G. (Philologist, Pedagogue of early childhood)
Tallarou M.-C. (Psychologist)
Karavida V. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«Structure and Functions of the Developmental Center of Infant Massage at the Technological Institute of Education in Epirus, Greece»

11.40-12.00  
Aroni E. (Early Care Educator)
Vamvakari E. (Social worker, University of the Aegean)
«Globalization and flexible employment: Teleworking and Disabled»

12.00-12.20 Discussion

F’ Session: Environment
Chair: Vasileiou K.

12.20-12.40  
Kyritsis K. (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece)
«What has to change in physics for the energy of the future»

12.40-13.00 

 Allan S. (New Energy Systems Trust, Pure Energy Systems,USA)

«Top 5 Exotic Free Energy Technologies Closest to Market»

13.00-13.20
Hückstädt B. (Gradido-Akademie  Institut für Wirtschafts-Bionik, Germany)
«Natural Economy of Life. A way to worldwide prosperity and peace in harmony with nature»

13.20-13.40    
Barbadimos D. (New foundation era, Thessaloniki)
«Deadlocks of today-Challenges of tomorrow. A new synthetic model for the technological man and the spiritual civilization of the future»

13.40-14.00 Discussion. Rapporteur K. Kyritsis (Technological Educational Institute of Epirus, Greece) and D.Mpistis, (Innovative expert in commercial exports of natural products).

14.00           Lunch - Event with traditional music