Call for Papers

Call for Papers

Important Dates

Extended abstract submission31 March 2016 (New)

Early Bird Registration: 30 April 2016

Conference Venue: Hotel Bonaventure, Montreal (

The Conference is open to submissions that deal with theoretical, methodological, empirical, and policy issues with a broad Evolutionary or Neo-Schumpeterian focus. We would like to encourage submissions especially in the following priority areas:

  1. Innovation systems
  2. Innovation policy
  3. Long term economic development
  4. Agent based models of innovation networks
  5. On Complexity Economics
  6. Innovation and entrepreneurship
  7. Science and innovation
  8. Heterodox approaches compatible with Neo-Schumpeterian economics

In addition, we encourage researchers to offer proposals for parallel sessions on other topics of contemporary interest and to coordinate paper submissions for these sessions. Of course, there is no guarantee that such proposals will be included in the program.


Electronic abstract submission at is requested. Abstracts (800 words) have to be submitted in English. The decision of paper acceptance will be given before 31 March 2016.
Final version of the accepted papers must be provided before 30 June 2016. Papers not accepted for oral presentation at the conference may be accepted for presentation in a poster session.
All Posters will be considered for the ISS 2016 Best Poster Award and all papers written by doctoral students only are in competition for the ISS 2016 Doctoral Student Best Paper Award. Additional information can be found on the Conference website.
We would be delighted to receive your contributions to the scientific program and your support, which will make a successful meeting!
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