International Scientific Conference
The Study of Topical Issues of
Modern Society from the Perspective of History,
Political Science, Sociology and Philosophy

August 30–31, 2022
Riga, the Republic of Latvia

Scientists, postgraduate students, students of higher education and research institutions, as well as practitioners who are actively engaged in culture and art research are invited to participate in the international conference.


ISMA University of Applied Sciences
with support of the
Center for Ukrainian and
European Scientific Cooperation.


Romans Djakons,, Professor, Academician,
President of ISMA University of Applied Sciences.


Form of participation: distant. Persons who are interested in participation in the international conference should send the following documents to Organising Committee before August 26, 2022 (inclusively):

  1. fill an application form;
  2. send the abstracts to Organising Committee: The title of a file should meet surname of a speaker indicating Abstracts – for abstracts.

The title of a file should meet surname of a speaker indicating Application – for application form, Abstracts – for abstracts. For example: Shevchenko_Abstracts.


  1. History of Ukraine.
  2. World History.
  3. Archeology.
  4. Theory and History of politics.
  5. World politics.
  6. Politics in Ukraine.
  7. Political PR, advertising and management.
  8. Sociology and psychology of politics.
  9. Methods of teaching sociology.
  10. Methodology and methods of sociological research.
  11. Sociology of communications.
  12. History of philosophy.
  13. Dynamics of modern culture.
  14. Philosophical problems of education.
  15. Actual problems of modern society.


All conference participants will be provided with an electronic collection of abstracts and a certificate of participation authenticated by a seal. Participants of the conference will have an opportunity to present the collection of abstracts and certificate as evidence of participation in the international conference that took place in the EU country.

Each conference participant receives an electronic certificate with the volume of skill enhancement (15 hours – 0.5 ECTS credit).

DOI will be assigned for each abstract from the conference’s collection of abstracts, enabling authors to find their scientific work at the website of Open Ukrainian Citation Index (OUCI), which was developed by the specialists of the State Scientific and Technical Library of Ukraine by order of the Collegium of the Ministry of Education and Sciences of Ukraine. The collection will be awarded with ISBN (International Standard Book Number) by European publishing house “Izdevnieciba “Baltija Publishing”.

Certificate is a document confirming participation in the activities of a scientific conference (congress, symposium, and workshop) that took place in the EU country according to paras. 7.4 Section 2 of the Procedure for awarding degrees to academic staff approved by the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine dated January 14, 2016, № 13.

A collection of conference abstracts will be available on an open platform of the European publisher “Izdevnieciba “Baltija Publishing”.

A sample of the collection's publication is available at the link.


Title is in the middle (in capitals, Times New Roman № 16, bold type).
After one spacing, in the center there is full name, academic degree, rank (if any), post, department, full name of the institution where an author studies or works, city, country; Times New Roman № 14.
After one spacing there is a text which should meet the following requirements: А-4, all fields – 2 cm, Times New Roman № 14, line spacing – 1,5.
References (without repetitions) are at the bottom of the text taking into account the National Standard of Ukraine DSTU 8302: 2015 “Information and documentation. Bibliographic reference. General principles and rules of composition”. Citations in the text should be marked with numerical order of a source according to the list and page (pages) number, for example [7, p. 16].
Text volume is up to 5 pages including References.
Languages: Latvian, English, Ukrainian.
Please note that the maximum number of co-authors is 3.


Center for Ukrainian and European Scientific Cooperation (according to signed international cooperation agreement with ISMA University of Applied Sciences)

Contact person – Kachan Olena Viktorivna – Coordinator of scientific events and projects on cultural studies and the arts.
Telephone: +38 (068) 473 02 25


15. Actual problems of modern society

Fear of age and ageism in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic:
a socio-philosophical and socio-cultural analysis

Krasnoboka T. V.
Doctor of Philosophical Sciences, Professor,
Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Director of Library
Zhytomyr Ivan Franko State University
Zhytomyr, Ukraine

Text… [1].


1. Schaefer R. T. Sociology: A Brief Introduction. 5-th ed. N.-Y.: McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 2004. XXXIII. 493 p.

To the top