Conference on Contemporary Security Paradigms and Challenges: Theory and Practice

Deadline: 12 April 2015
Open to: scholars from Macedonia and abroad
Venue: 18-19 September 2015, Skopje, Macedonia


The Institute for Security, Defense and Peace, at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, for their 40th anniversary they are organizing an international scientific conference entitled Contemporary Security Paradigms and Challenges: Theory and Practice. The aim of this event is to bring together scholars from Macedonia and abroad for an exchange of views and perspectives on the most important security-related issues for the world in the 21st century. Given the complex research interests and the curricula that have been developed almost simultaneously in the fields of security, defense and peace studies, the idea is to put forth an interdisciplinary approach with a dialogue among disciplines and various schools of thought.

Who is eligible? 

This call is open for scholars from Macedonia and abroad interested in the topics.


The University is making special efforts to welcome you in Skopje and in that respect; the University will provide full board and accommodation to foreign colleagues. However, at the moment, the university is unable to cover travel expenses.

There is a EUR 30 conference fee for attending the conference.

How to apply?

Interested candidates should submit short abstract (500 words max.) until 12 April 2015 at  [email protected]. Conference papers will be published in a special volume. For any further information, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the Program Secretary, Dr. Tanja Milosevska.

For further information please visit the official webpage.

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