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ICOS2019: Emerging trends in statistical methodologies and data dissemination | November 14-15, 2019 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

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DAY 1: Morning Session, Thursday, November 14, 2019

08:00 – 09:30

Participant Registration

09:30 – 10:15

Conference opening

Welcome speeches

Jasmina Selimović, Ph.D., Dean, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo

Emir Kremić, Ph.D., Director, Institute for Statistics of FB&H

Fadil Novalić, Prime Minister of the Federation of B&H

Nancy J. Eslick, USAID Mission Director to BiH

Dr. Harry Millerin memoriam

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee/tea break

10:30 – 12:00

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Edwin Diday, Professor emeritus, Paris Dauphine University France, Presentation of the main concepts of Symbolic Data Analysis: theory and practice 

Dr. Ksenija Dumičić, Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, Eurostat’s Navigation Tools for Research and Motivation in Teaching Statistics: EU Enlargement Countries’ Data in Focus part 1 part 2

Dr. Robert Stehrer, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, Tangible and Intangible Assets in the Growth Performance of the EU, Japan and the US - A comparative analysis based on the EU KLEMS Release 2019 

12:00 – 12:15

Coffee/tea/snack break

12:15 – 13:45

Panel (FZS): Razvoj i unapređenje metodologija anketnih istraživanja statističkih institucija u jugoistočnoj Evropi

Moderator: Amela Vesković, Institute for Statistics of FB&H, B&H, Head of Department for living conditions statistics

Vesna Lipavić, The Croatian Bureau of Statistics Croatia, Croatia, The head of Social Statistics Sector, Izazovi usklađivanja anketnih istraživanja sa EU standardima na Zapadnom Balkanu

Martina Špundak, The Croatian Bureau of Statistics Croatia, Croatia, Labour Market Statistics -The head of Department, Analiza neformalne zaposlenosti u ARS-u: pristupi, izazovi, rješenja

Vesna Pantelić, The Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia, Serbia, Acting Assistant Director - Department Group for Coordination of the Statistical System, Discrepancies between employment from administrative sources and LFS employment: case of Serbia

Nataša Mijakovac, The Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia, Serbia, The head of Living Standards Statistics Division, Discrepancies between employment from administrative sources and LFS employment: case of Serbia

Ivana Tanjević, TStatistical office of Montenegro – MONSTAT, Montenegro, Department of Labour market - The head of Department, Methodological differences in survey and registered unemployment in Montenegro

Lazo Šegrt, Institute for Statistics of Republic of Srpska, B&H, Senior associate for agricultural and fishery statistics, Annual farm sample survey as an instrument for improving quality of agricultural statistics and harmonization with the EU regulations

14:00 – 15:00

Lunch

D1 A1a

Day 1: Afternoon Parallel Session 1a, Official Statistics (improvement, harmonization, data collection, tools, methods, sector-specific statistics, etc.)

Amphitheater Tondach, 3rd floor (Moderator: Edin Šabanović, Msc)

15:00 – 16:30

Ema Mišić, Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, Business Statistics and the Use of Administrative Data

Hasan (M) Hanic, Milica (Z) Bugarcic, Lejla (R) Dacic, Belgrade banking academy, University “Union” Belgrade, Faculty of Management and Business Economics, University of Travnik, Examination of the impact of household income on expenditure on clothing and footwear in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia

Merima Balavac, Josefina Posadas, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, The World Bank Group, Evaluation of the Employment Program Opportunity for All of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Dragana Radicic, Geoff Pugh, Mehtap Hisarciklilar, Lincoln International Business School, Staffordshire University Business School, School of Economics, Finance and Accounting, Coventry University, Individual and policy mix effects of regional and national R&D subsidies on the cooperative behaviour of Spanish manufacturing firms

Serhat Atakul, Turkish Statistical Institute, Localized Dissemination System

Edin Šabanović, Rabija Somun-Kapetanović, Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Methods for treatment of missing data in statistical surveys: overview of existing solutions

Filipe Afonso, Edwin Diday, Simona Korenjak-Černe, Aleša Lotrič Dolinar, Symbad – Le Symbolic Data Lab, CEREMADE, University Paris-Dauphine, University of Ljubljana Faculty of Economics, Studying EU countries regarding mortality with SYR program

D1 A1b

Day 1: Afternoon Parallel Session 1b, Application of statistical methodology (Economics, Finance, Health, Education and other related disciplines) and Business Statistics (use of administrative and accounts data, challenges and development)

E-net center, 3rd floor (Moderator: Emina Resić, PhD)

15:00 – 16:30

 

Irma Đidelija, Rabija Somun-Kapetanović, The Faculty of Economy of Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Analysis of the factor of savings of private profit enterprises in BiH by application of ECM methodology   

Lejla Turulja, Nijaz Bajgorić, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Comparison of structural equation modelling and multiple regression techniques for moderation and mediation effect analysis

Le Thai Hong, Bournemouth University, Convergence and heterogeneity in global diets

Anshul Saxena, Sankalp Das, Muni Rubens, Joseph Salami, Chintan Bhatt, Tian Tian, Lejla Turulja, Peter McGranaghan, Louis Gidel, Emir Veledar, Baptist Health South Florida, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Predicting employee health and cost: application of machine learning on employee health claims data, insights and possibilities

Ksenija Dumičić, Blagica Novkovska, Emina Resić, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics, University of Tourism and Management in Skopje, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Share of adults who order goods or services online influenced by share of those with digital skills broken down by gender: cluster analysis across European countries

Irzada Taljić, Adela Delalić, University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Educational Sciences, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Relation between BMI of adolescents and socio-economic status of family

Sanjin Čengić, Institute for Statistics of Federation BiH, The fourth industrial revolution and ICT sector in Bosnia and Herzegovina

19:00 Evening Reception for participants and guests

Cocktail and the Best Student Paper Awards ceremony

@ Hotel Europe

Vladislava Skarića 5, 71000 Sarajevo

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Day 2: Morning Session, Friday, November 15, 2019

 

09:00 – 10:30 

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Cesar Cancho, World Bank, Time to quit: The Tobacco tax increase and household welfare in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Dr. Vassilis Monastiriotis, London School of Economics and Political Science, The local economic effects of soft borders- Evidence from the dissolution of the Union of Serbia and Montenegro

Dr. Jasmin Komić, Director Republic Srpska Institute of Statistics, Some aspects of quantitative analysis of development role of gross expenditures for research and development

10:30 – 10:45 

Coffee/tea break

D2 A2a

Day 2: Parallel Session 2a: Econometrics modelling for policy making, Social and welfare statistics and Big data and machine learning

Amphitheater Tondach, 3rd floor (Moderator: Adela Delalić, PhD)

11:00 – 13:00

Dedić Lejla, Merima Balavac, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Determinants of Customer Satisfaction in the Hotel Industry: Application of Factor Analysis and Ordinal Logistic Model

Adela Delalić, Ademir Abdić, Muamer Halilbašić, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, How efficient is the targeting in Social Services in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Renzo Castellares, Gerson Cornejo, Central Reserve Bank of Peru, Leading indicator for employment using big data

Jelena Suzić, Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia, Methodological research in the Serbian survey on income and living conditions

Emina Resić, Ademir Abdić, Adem Abdić, Fahir Kanlić, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Modelling and forecasting GDP in Bosnia and Herzegovina using ARIMA models

Tea Baldigara, University or Rijeka Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Modelling the employment in Croatian tourism and hotel industry using the Box-Jenkins and the neural network methodology

Edin Šabanović, Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Targeting by numbers: the use of official statistics for estimating social transfers distribution in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Merima Balavac, Selena Begović, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, The effect of non-tariff barriers on export of CEFTA member countries

 

D2 A2b

Day 2: Parallel Session 2b: Special session for students and young researchers

E-net center, 3rd floor (Moderator: Almira Arnaut-Berilo, PhD)

11:00 – 13:00

Emil Ninković, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Analysis of factors affecting youth to vote on elections case study: Students of School of Economics and Business at the University of Sarajevo

Zemina Selmani, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Analysis of the main factors that cause stress during the education at the School of Economics and Business at the University of Sarajevo

Ajla Šušić, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Determinants of success of studying at the School of Economics and Business at the University of Sarajevo

Eldar Komar, Emina Kuloglija,  School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Economic determinants of students’ academic achievement in Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

 

Closing of the Conference

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