Instructions to authors

Original, not yet published scientific and highly professional Abstracts in English from diverse areas of statistics and methodology are appreciated. The official language of the 2nd International Statistical Conference in Croatia- ISCCRO’18 conference is English.

The ISCCRO’18 authors may select one of the following two options:
       (1) the “Abstract Only”  option, or
       (2) the “Full Paper” option.
NOTE: All the author/s should submit an Abstract, firstly, until November 20, 2017.

1st STEP: Registration with an Abstract Submission (until November 20, 2017)

In the first step, the author should register and send the Abstract until November 20, 2017 by using the following form: Registration and Abstract Application Form.

The Abstract with 250 words must include the purpose and objective of the research, data and methods and the main conclusions.
Up to four Keywords should be given.
JEL classification codes should be given.

“Abstract” and “Abstract only” instructions for all the authors (these are “Abstracts only” final instructions!):
Abstracts, created according to the conference Abstract template, should be named as Surname_Name_Abstract or Surname_Name_AbstractOnly and sent to the e-mail address until the deadline: November 20, 2017

The Abstract review results and Confirmation of Abstract Acceptance Letter deadline: December 04, 2017
For the Abstract only option: Final Abstract only, improved according to the reviewers’ instructions should be named as:  Surname_Name_AbstractOnlyCode
and sent to the e-mail address until the deadline: December 11, 2017 to the e-mail address
The paper code is the unique paper number which you would receive with a Confirmation of Abstract Acceptance Letter.
Final Abstract acceptance notification deadline: December 18, 2017 (The authors that apply for the “Abstract only” option may proceed to the 3rd STEP: Registration Fee payment)


2nd STEP: Relevant for the the Full Paper option (until January 12, 2018)

Full Paper, created according to the conference paper template, should be named as Surname_Name_Paper  (according to the First Author name, e.g. Peter_Horvat_Paper),  and should be submitted no later than January 12, 2018 to the e-mail address

Full Paper review results: January 29, 2018
Final Full Paper submission due (after the review): February 09, 2018
Corrected Final Full Paper should be named as Surname_Name_PaperCode (the paper code is the unique paper number which you would receive with a Confirmation of Acceptance), and  sent to the e-mail address until the deadline.
Full Paper Confirmation of Acceptance Letter: February 19, 2018
The authors may proceed to registering and the Registration Fee payment using Invoice Details for Registration Fee Payment_Form

3rd STEP: Paying the Registration Fee (Early bird payment are accepted until March 15, 2018)

After receiving the Confirmation of Acceptance Letter, the authors may pay the Registration Fee using the instructions for payment and Invoice Details for Registration Fee Payment_Form

All the accepted Abstracts and Final Full Papers, all with paid registration fees, will be published in the Proceedings of the ISCCRO’18 Conference (CD) and in the Book of Abstracts of the ISCCRO’18 Conference (Print), with an International Scientific Editorial Board and with ISSN.  When there is more than one author, at least one author of the paper must be registered with fully paid registration fee and the others may apply as accompaning persons.


4th STEP: Preparing the Power Point presentation of your talk of maximum 12 minutes length
(12 PPT slides are recommended)

Presenters are expected to be prepared allowing to other participants to present their papers completely in parallel sessions, too.

You may apply your Abstract for one of the ISCCRO’18 Special Sessions.

NOTICE 2: The selected conference Full Papers will be recommended for publishing in one of the international scientific journals: (1Croatian Review of Economic, Business and Social Statistics –CREBSS (2018 Issues, publisher: Croatian Statistical Association. The journal papers should have 3,000-8,000 words in total, with 6 Keywords and 250 words of Abstract, according to Authors Instructions); or (2)Businesss Sysems Research Journal – BSRJ; or (3) for the Croatian Operational Research Review –CRORR journal.