Due to ongoing distance rules and travel restrictions, the CISS Summer School will not take place in 2020.

In urgent cases, you can contact the managing director of CISS, Dr. Susanne Thorwarth, via E-Mail



Autumn 2020
Ulcinj, Montenegro

This workshop offers young researchers within the fields of the economics of innovation and competition the opportunity to intensively discuss their dissertation projects within a peer group of experienced and renowned scholars, as well as other PhD students and postdoc researchers in an inspiring environment.

The Summer School features lectures that provide students with detailed knowledge on current topics of innovation, the economics of science and intellectual property rights, empirical competition analysis and contemporary issues in theories of industrial organization. Students’ presentations and workshops on research methodologies take place in the afternoon.

Registration fee: 500 €. This fee covers room accommodation, lunch and  dinner expenses, access to lectures and workshops, and to the materials  distributed to participants. Travel and other expenses are not included.  Complimentary transportation from/to the airport to/from the venue will be organized on arrival (Sunday, 24 May) and departure (Saturday, 30 May) days.

Deadline of submission: 18 March 2020
Deadline for acceptance of application: 28 March 2020

Download Call for Papers (as PDF, not accessible, 764 KB)