The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is a public engineering institution established by the government of India in 1951. It was the first of the IITs to be established and is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India.
The colloquium will provide an outstanding gathering for doctoral students in various areas of management who want to pursue a career in academics and research with an opportunity to discuss their dissertation research with other doctoral students and leading academicians in the field of management.
All topics and methodological approaches within the broad field of management comprising of finance, data analytics, marketing, human resource management, strategic management, operation and supply chain management etc. will be considered.
It will mostly proceed in parallel tracks based on the topical and/or methodological angle of participants’ work as well as on the stage of the dissertation process. Students will get an opportunity to discuss their work with their fellow students and faculty, who are renowned experts in the corresponding field.
Call for Papers
Participation in the colloquium will enormously benefit students who are dealing with aspects and issues related to the themes of this conference. Research papers and cases based on research, experience, or promising ideas focusing on any of the stated objectives and themes of any management are invited. The papers will be selected on the basis of their potential to contribute to the theme of the conference.
Submission of Paper: December 31, 2018
Acceptance of Paper: January 10, 2019
Registration Deadline: January 15, 2019
Authors of all papers accepted for the conference will be required to give copyright declaration in the format to be supplied later. The selected papers will either be published in a special issue of an Econ Lit- indexed journal or in an edited volume by a reputed publisher. Detailed information about the submission guidelines can be found by clicking here.
For IIT Kharagpur Students: No Registration Fee
For Outside IIT Kharagpur: INR 2500
Registration fee (nonrefundable) includes accommodation, conference materials, refreshments, lunch, and dinner on colloquium days. The registration fee for accompanying spouse is Rs. 1000/- with additional accommodation charge. The spouses will be entitled to all conference facilities except the conference kit.
Rudra P. Pradhan
Convenor, MDC & VRS 2019
IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
Phone: +91 3222 282316