Program of the Conference 2006

Preliminary program of the international conference

The System of Accounting and Reporting for Sustainable Development at Microeconomic and Macroeconomic Levels

May 22, 2006
Registration of participants: 12.30 - 1.00 P.M.

  1. Introductory presentations - representatives of the Ministry of the Environment, Masaryk University in Brno, the University of Pardubice and Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
  2. A status report on the Strategy of Sustainable Development of the Czech Republic - Ing. Katarina Markošová (Charles University in Prague, the Environment Centre)
  3. Evaluation of sustainability based on financial data as an instrument for reforming the area of agricultural subsidies - Ing. Mgr. Ladislav Hanuš, Ph.D. (Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno)
  4. Methods and instruments for integrated evaluation of sustainability / Decompositional analysis of material flows - Ing. Katarina Markošová, Ing. Jan Kovanda (Charles University in Prague, the Environment Centre)
  5. Accounts of energy flows in the Czech Republic - Mgr. Miroslav Havránek (Charles University in Prague, the Environment Centre)
  6. Selected aspects of effectiveness of public expenditures in area of energy production in relation to reporting for sustainable development - Ing. Erik Geuss (Ministry of the Environment); Doc. Ing. Jaroslav Knápek, CSc. (Czech Technical University - Faculty of Electrical Engineering)
  7. Coffee break

  8. Environmental Protection Expenditure Account: the potential and reality - Doc. Ing. Iva Ritschelová, CSc., Egor Sidorov (Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem),
  9. Development of statistical detection of expenditures for environmental protection in the Czech Republic - Ing. Eva Krumpová (Czech Statistical Office)
  10. The system of statistical detection of environmental taxes and duties in the Czech Republic - Ing. Jaroslav Klusák (PORSSENA Prague)
  11. Eco-industry in the Czech Republic - Ing. Eva Tošovská, CSc. (Economics Institute, ASCR), Doc. Ing. Iva Ritschelová, CSc. (Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem)
  12. The system of environmental accounting and accounting for sustainable development on microeconomic and macroeconomic levels - Panagiotis Vlachos (Greek Statistical Office)
  13. Econometric modeling to support decision-making in environmental management - RNDr. Zuzana Chvátalová, Ph.D. (Brno University of Technology)

The first day of the seminar should be concluded at 6.00 P.M.

May 23, 2006

Visit of the international fair concerned with the creation and protection of the environment, "ENVIBRNO", and of the "VOD-KA" exhibition (opening ceremony and accompanying programmes).

May 24, 2006
Registration of participants: 8.30 - 9.00 AM

  1. Sustainable consumption and production - RNDr. Alena Marková (Ministry of the Environment)
  2. Environmental risk assessment - Ing. Karel Bláha, CSc. (Ministry of the Environment)
  3. Liability for environmental damage - JUDr. Ondřej Vícha (Ministry of the Environment)
  4. Fees and their administration - Ing. Jan Pavel (MF Prague)
  5. Trading in emissions of greenhouse gases - Ing. Pavel Zámyslický (Ministry of the Environment)
  6. Prices of electricity in the Czech Republic - Ing. Jarmila Zimmermannová (Ministry of the Environment)
  7. Coffee break

  8. Methods of non-market valuation and their use for assessment of public environmental projects - Ing. Mgr. Jana Soukopová (Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno)
  9. Aid in environmental protection - Ing. Lenka Urbanidesová (Ministry of the Environment)
  10. Corporate experience in introduction and operation of management systems and implementation of the EU environmental legislation in Czech corporate practice - Paramo, a.s. Pardubice, ZENTIVA, a.s.
  11. Lunch (approx. 1.00 - 2.00 P.M.)

  12. Introduction of an integrated management system in the Slovak Environmental Agency - Ing. Emília Boďová (Slovak Environmental Agency)
  13. Benefits of environmental management systems for sustainable development - Ing. Jan Klášterka (CENIA Prague)
  14. Implementation of environmental management systems and use of the Responsible Care initiative in chemical industry in the Czech Republic - Ing. Ladislav Špaček, CSc. (Union of Chemical Industry of the Czech Republic), Doc. Ing. Jaroslava Hyršlová, Ph.D. (University of Pardubice)
  15. The corporate environmental policy of KASKO s.r.o. - Ing. Petra Mísařová (Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno)
  16. Revision of ISO 14001 and EMAS - Ing. Pavel Růžička (Ministry of the Environment)
  17. Report on evaluation of eco-effectiveness - Doc. Ing. Ilona Obršálová, Csc., Ing. Marcela Kožená, Ph.D., Ing. Simona Munzarová, Ph.D., Ing. Robert Baťa (University of Pardubice)
  18. Coffee break

  19. Utilization of environmental accounting in Czech companies - Doc. Ing. Jaroslava Hyršlová, Ph.D. (University of Pardubice)
  20. Accounting for sustainable development on a company level - Dr. Roger L. Burrit (Australian National University)
  21. New approaches and trends in the area of accounting for sustainable development - Doc. Ing. Miroslav Hájek, Ph.D. (Ministry of the Environment)
  22. The subject of assessment of the cost rate for bioproducts in agriculture - Prof. Ing. Iva Živlová, CSc., Doc., Ing. Jaroslav Jánský, CSc. (Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno)
  23. Voluntary reports of companies and organizations on their relation to the environment, health and safety, and to sustainable development - Ing. Vojtěch Vaněček, CSc. (Czech Environment Management Center)
  24. Reporting Flows within Regional and Central Levels - Armen Keshishyan ( Armenia Regional Development Programme, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia)
  25. New trends in environmental reporting in EU - Prof. Ing. Jiří Hřebíček, CSc. (Masaryk University in Brno)
  26. ENVIWEB - special environment web-portal - Mgr. Miroslav Kubásek (Masaryk University in Brno)

Concluding discussion and summary

The seminar should be concluded at 7.00 P.M.