WCO PICARD Conference 2019 – Call for Papers!

The World Customs Organization (WCO) has recently announced that the 14th annual WCO PICARD Conference will take place in Skopje, the Republic of North Macedonia, from 22 to 24 October 2019 and will be organised in partnership with the Ministry of Finance and Customs Administration of the Republic of North Macedonia.

The theme for the 2019 PICARD Conference is ‘SMART Borders for Seamless Trade, Travel and Transport’, focusing on the swift movement of goods, people and means of transport across borders and will cover a variety of topics including, but not limited to: Big Data Analytics, Coordination and Cooperation at Borders, Cross-border E-commerce, Special Economic Zones, Technology at the Border, Predominance of Protectionism.

The conference Call for Papers has been released and is available in English and French. Please see the Call for Papers for further details about the topic and submission requirements.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Call for Papers or any other organisational aspects, please email to: picard2019@wcoomd.org. Further information about the conference including venue, accommodation, visa requirements and registration will be made available in due course on the conference website.