Second International Conference on Quality of Life


Dear colleagues,

We invite you to take part in the 2nd International conference on Quality of Life which will be held from 08th to 10th June 2017 in Kragujevac.

The conference is expected to bring together professionals from around the world to actively discuss and share their views and experience on the challenges and prospects from field of quality of life. We are pleased to invite You to take part in this important event.

Participants are invited to submit their paper proposals within the following fields:

Scientific focuses                                                                          

Theoretical Approaches

§ Foundations for quality of life, well-being and happiness

§ Interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary views on quality of life in new philosophical approaches (e.g., paradigm, capability, new realism, freedom)

§ Impacts of contemporary sciences on quality of life

§ Preservation of living conditions and intergenerational justice

§ Emotions, quality of life and happiness

§ Resilience and quality of life

§ Art and culture: philosophy, experience and quality of life

Empirical Approaches

§ Modeling happiness and quality of life Social indicators – instruments for the improvement and preservation of quality of life.

§ Living conditions, life domains, and quality of life over the life cycle (life cycle phases-life stages).

§ Health and quality of life (physical, mental).

§ Quality of life and satisfaction at work. Key studies the quality of life of students and young people.

§ Quality of life and satisfaction at work

§ Emotions, emotional intelligence and quality of work life

§ Key studies the quality of life for local and state government.

Local, Regional and Global Quality of Life

§ Quality of life in the local and regional environment including community well-being, planning, and development.

§ Trends in poverty, inequality and the distribution of living conditions in cross-national perspectives.

§ Global and regional impacts (increasing world population, global economics, climate change, limits of resources, immigration, border conflicts, wars) on the distribution of living conditions within and between countries.

Sustainable Development and Quality of Life

§ Quality of life in Agenda 21. Sustainable management of natural resources and quality of life.


§ Sustainability, excellence and quality of life.

§ Role of families in achieving quality of life and happiness.

Freedom and Quality of Life

§ Freedom as the basis of life.

§ Impact of freedom on the individual and the nation`s quality of life.

§ Basic principles of globalism, freedom and quality of life.

§ Methodology of Quality of Life and Happiness.

Quality and Quality of Life

§ Quality paradigm.

§ Quality/quality of life in organizations.

§ Quality/quality of life on regional/state levels.

§ Quality/quality of life in international standards and legislatives.

§ Impact of quality on quality of life.

Quality of Work Life

§ Job satisfaction and satisfaction with life

§ Job satisfaction and job security

§ Satisfaction based on job requirements

§ Satisfaction based on work environment

§ Satisfaction based on management

§ Home-work balance/ balance of work and family

§ Emotional intelligence and quality of work life

§ Organization culture and climate

§ Job stress

§ Social support

§ Work life and happiness

Impact of development science and technology on quality of life

§ Foundation of impact of science and technology on quality of life.

§ Impact of science and technology on quality of life in Ancient times and the New century.

§ Impact of science and technology on quality of life in Current times.

§ Impact of science and technology on quality of life in Future.

Methodology of Quality of Life and Happiness

§ Statistical methods and multidimensional applications for measurement of quality of life.

§ Heuristic methods in quality of life and happiness.

§ Methods for the measurement of happiness and quality of life.

§ Dynamic modeling quality of life and happiness.

§ Qualitative methods to study quality of life and happiness.

§ Databases, techniques, and sources.

Current Issues

§ Topics of special interest include, but are not limited to, social intolerance and justice, sustainability and resilience, employment, community, immigration, history of well-being, as well as the meaning of quality of life in the future. Enhancing quality of life – the role of philanthropy, public, private and social sectors.

§ Beyond Gross Domestic Product – review of debates and agenda for action. Applications and approaches for improving living conditions.

§ Unexplored potential and quality of life.

§ Impact of Quality of life on performance.

§ Intersection of ideas for quality of life.

§ Model of quality of life leadership.

§ Quality of life economic model.

Perspectives of Quality of Life

§ Quality of life planning(strategic, tactical, operational).

§ New habitats on Earth and quality of life.

§ New habitats in Solar systems and quality of life.

§ Habitats in galactic space and quality of life.

§ Spiritual intelligence and Quality of Life



All IQOL 2017 Papers will be published in Conference proceedings and

selected papers will be published in International Journal for

Quality Research (ISSN: 1800-6450).


Official languages: Conference languages are English and Russian.

Abstracts should be written in the language of the presentation.

The registration for the Conference should contain the following elements:

(1) Name and surname of the author/authors

(2) Author’s/authors’ affiliation

(3) E-mail address of the author/authors

(4) Title of the paper (up to 10 words)

(5) Abstract (150-250 words) with a clear description of aims, methodology and expected results of the research.

Paper submission: You are kindly asked to submit your Conference registration as a Word (.doc) attachment to the following address: (subject line: Conference registration) not later than March 31st 2017. Notification of acceptance will be sent by April 06th 2017. Abstracts will be assessed by the members of Scientific Committee using the following criteria: originality and relevance of research topic, clarity and quality of the methodology as well as scientific contribution.

Full paper submission due: May 10th 2017

Conference fee: 100e

Paper instructions / Guide for authors          

Paper instructions may be found at: .

Contact: Tijana Cvetic:

Best regards


Prof. dr Slavko Arsovski

President of Organizational Committee