Center for Social Sciences, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia Proeuropa and Georgian Community of France organized an international conference:
"European Values and Identity: Multiple Dimensions of Europeanization"
Conference date: October 25-26, 2016
Conference venue: Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Room #115
Conference language(s): Georgian, English, and French (simultaneous translation will be provided)
The processes of Europeanization and EU integration, as mechanisms for spreading EU norms and values, are of the utmost importance in contemporary Georgia, especially after the signing of the EU-Georgia Association Agreement on June 27, 2014. The Association Agreement forms the basis for the country's political development, access to the common European market and establihment of European values and standards, thus, it is essential to gain a proper understanding of the political, economic and cultural dimensions of Europeanization and to deepen academic discourse regarding the process.
The conference was multidisciplinary, and covered the following fields: social and political sciences, economics, law, humanities, and education sciences.
Publishing the papers
The conference papers will be reviewed by experts internationally and the best 10 papers will be published in the CSS produced English-language online peer-reviewed journal "The Caucasus Social Science Review". Articles will be published only in English. Participants should submit completed papers by December 1, 2016.
Conference webpage: http://georgie-europe2016.tsu.ge/?lan=engl
The conference wass\ co-funded by Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation, Center for Social Sciences, Academic Swiss Caucasus Net and Georgia Proeuropa.