CONFERENCE PROGRAM (Download the .pdf version)

Thursday – December 5, 2019

08.00 - 09.00 REGISTRATION

09.00 - 10.00 OPENING SESSION – WELCOME AND KEYNOTE SPEECH
Chair: Lecturer PhD. Cătălin VRABIE (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)

Associate Professor PhD. Diana Camelia IANCU, Dean, Faculty of Public Administration, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Welcome speech

His Excellency Dr. Morteza ABOUTALEBI, The Ambassador of The Islamic Republic of Iran in Bucharest, Romania
Smart Cities in Iran

Professor PhD. Vasile BALTAC, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Digital City and Artificial Intelligence

Professor PhD. Florina PÎNZARU, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Management in the Digital Era: Challenges and Opportunities

10.00 - 10.30 COFFEE BREAK

10.30 - 12.30 PLENARY SESSION (I)
Chairs: Lecturer PhD. Cătălin DUMITRICĂ (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)
Associate Professor PhD. Florin NEMTANU, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Takele Bekele BAYU, National University of Public Service, Budapest, Hungary
Smart Leadership for Smart Citiesâ

Seyed Javad SALEHI, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
Seyedeh Maryam Hosseini LARGANI, Institute for Research and Planning at Higher Education, Tehran, Iran

E-Learning Challenges in Iran's Higher Education System and Its Implications in the Realm of Good Governance.

Liviu BĂILEAȘTEANU, Ministry of Public Works, Development and Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Urban Planning for the development of a Smart City

Sava CHISER, Ministry of Public Works, Development and Administration, Bucharest, Romania
The Financial Framework 2021-2027 and the investment opportunities for a Smart City

Diana MOȘNEANU, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Corporate Governance of the Futureâ

Ramona – Diana LEON, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
The missing coordinates of the sharing economy: Intellectual capital and intergenerational leaning

Ionuț - Cristian BÂRU, The Faculty of Orthodox Theology "Justinian Patriarch", Bucharest, Romania
Education by gamification

Joshua Olusegun Fayomi, Kaunas University of Technology, Kaunas, Lithuania
Zainab Abdulqadir Sani, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary

A tale of two cities: Achieving smarter economy through communication and virtual work

12.30 - 13.30 LUNCH BREAK

13.30 - 15.30 PLENARY SESSION (II)
Chairs: Assistant Professor PhD. Milena KRUMOVA, Technical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Lecturer PhD. Crina RĂDULESCU (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)

George-Cristian GAVRILOAIA, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Smart Environment Management through the public solutions contest. The case of Cluj-Napoca

Mehtap CAKMAK BARSBAY, Karamanoglu Mehmetbey University, Karaman, Turkey
M. Kemal OKTEM, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

Can we use waste generation as a smart indicator?

Rafaela MATEI, BEIA Consult International, Bucharest, Romania
George SUCIU, BEIA Consult International, Bucharest, Romania

The future of bioenergy as a component of Smart Cities â

Victor DRĂGUȘIN, Alexandria City Hall, Alexandria, Romania
Anne Marie GACICHEVICI, Alexandria City Hall, Alexandria, Romania
Cristina TEODORESCU, Alexandria City Hall, Alexandria, Romania

Alexandria Smart City. Re-configuration of road and pedestrian traffic

Ghanim Ahmed KAMIL, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Cristian BANACU SILVIU, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

Project Management of Road Infrastructure in Iraq

Lucia CRISTEA, European Integrated Projects, Bucharest, Romania
Doina DUMITRESCU, European Integrated Projects, Bucharest, Romania

Future streets: how will user needs evolve in the context of the digital revolution

Polya KATSAMUNSKA, University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria
Selected national approaches for achieving global standards in public administration education and training

Florin NEMTANU, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Smart mobility in cities

Yana Stoencheva, University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria
Ways for assessment of the potential for development of the so called “smart cities”

Valentin – Stelian BĂDESCU, Institute of Legal Research of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania
Ruxandra Ioana BĂDESCU, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

Transformations of administration and administrative law in the national and European space after 1989

15.30 - 16.00 COFFEE BREAK

16.00 - 18.00 PLENARY SESSION (III)
Chair: Associate Professor PhD. Mihaela CĂRĂUȘAN (SNSPA)
Lecturer PhD. Cătălin VRABIE (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)

KEYNOTE SPEECH: Åsa POUSARD, Deputy Head of Mission Political, Commercial and Cultural Affairs, Embassy of Sweden in Bucharest
Sweden's path to Smart cities

Ulpia Elena BOTEZATU, Romanian Space Agency, Bucharest, Romania
Securing the smart city: threats and vulnerabilities from outer space

Velibor BOŽIĆ, General hospital of Koprivnica - Krizevci County, Croatia
Managing information security in healthcare

Ammar JALALIMANESH, Iranian research institute for information science and technology (IranDoc), Tehran, Iran
How citizens' behavior can decrease/increase cybersecurity in smart cities

Aridah Mamoun WALID, Aqaba, Jordan
Ramadan SHERZAD, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

The impact of using electronic payment methods on transparency and disclosure: case study Jordanian companies

Patrycja KRAUZE-MAŚLANKOWSKA, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
Comparative analysis of long-term strategies of selected cities in Poland with respect to the development of smart city concept

Jacek MAŚLANKOWSKI, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
Big Data and Smart Cities: Challenges of Data Quality Framework

Máté CSUKÁS, Corvinus University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Viktor NAGY-BORSY, Corvinus University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary

The role of open innovation models in implementing smart urban solutions: evidence from Hungarian Smart City projects

Friday – December 6, 2019

08.30 - 09.00 REGISTRATION

09.00 - 11.00 KEYNOTE SPEECH
Chair: Lecturer PhD. Cătălin VRABIE (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)

Mircea ILIE, IKEA Romania, Bucharest, Romania
What means to be Smart when you're not a tech company

Professor PhD. Lasse BERNTZEN, University of South-Eastern Norway
What makes a city smart? Some examples of smart city application areas

Cristian BULUMAC, European Parliament - Greens / EFA
A Charter for the Smart City

Milena KRUMOVA, Technical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Learn Smart: Learning Scenario 3.0 and LMS Data Analytics

11.00 - 11.30 COFFEE BREAK

11.30 - 13.30 PLENARY SESSION (IV)
Chair: Associate Professor PhD. Jacek MAŚLANKOWSKI, University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland
Lecturer PhD. Teodora Ioana BIŢOIU (SNSPA, Bucharest, Romania)

Dana ALEXANDRU, Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania
Strategic planning capacity perspectives at the regional and local levels: Evidences from Romania and Poland under the process of Europeanisation constraints’

Marica DUMITRASCO, Institute of Juridical, Political and Sociological Research, Chisinau, Moldova
Dynamics of Technological Readiness Competitiveness of the Moldovan Economy

Stefania TRIFAN, “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest, Romania
Cristina Olga GOCIMAN, “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest, Romania
Cristina Victoria OCHINCIUC, “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest, Romania

Sustainability and resilience in earthquake-affected locations - Case example Norcia, Italy

Razvan Daniel ZOTA, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Antonio CLIM, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

Smart healthcare for smart cities

Gabriela IORDAN, Viitor Plus, Bucharest, Romania
RECICLETA - the most environmentally friendly collection of recyclables

Ioan-Liviu CHIRCĂ, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Systemic aspects in informatisation of the Romanian public administration

Mihaela ZAMFIR, Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism, Bucharest, Romania
Mihai ZAMFIR, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Maria MOGLAN, Romanian Alzheimer Society, Bucharest, Romania
Dragoș-Cristian BOGDAN, Spiru Haret University, Bucharest, Romania

Future cities’ architecture, architecture for active and healthy ageing

Andrada S. VĂSII, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
Smart grids: levers towards reducing disparities between cities or targets on the European energy innovation map?

Alina GIRDEA, Industrial Software, Sibiu, Romania
Electronic services for smart communities

Gabriela VARIA, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania
On the multilingual dimension of smart cities: the use of minority languages in local public administration

Cristina SICLOVAN, National Health Insurance House, Bucharest, Romania
Patient safety - a smart city wish

Cornel BĂRBUȚ, Vega Group Consulting, Bucharest, Romania
Open Data for our Smart Cities are existing and useful in Romania today?

13.30 - 14.00 LUNCH BREAK

14.00 – 15.00 Departing for visiting The Museum of the National Bank of Romania – BNR

15.00 – 17.00 Visiting the Museum of the National Bank of Romania – BNR