2nd IBS Ahmedabad International Conference on Management, IBSA- ICON 07 (IBSA- ICON 07)
|Event Date/Time: Dec 27, 2007||End Date/Time: Dec 29, 2007|
|Abstract Submission Date: Aug 16, 2007|
|Paper Submission Date: Oct 01, 2007|
IBSA ICON 07
27-29 Dec. 2007
GLOBALIZATION: OPPORTUNITIES & CHALLENGES
Conference will examine the impact of globalization on the world market and the opportunities globalization creates for the world economy. The global marketplace increasingly is becoming a reality and success of firms is normally driven by global strategy. The conference offers an opportunity for researchers, policy makers and industry practitioners from across the globe to engage in a constructive dialogue on globalization and emerging issues. The conference program is designed to offer a mix of research papers, presentations including case studies, invited lectures and roundtable/panel discussions.
RESEARCH PAPERS/CASE STUDIES ARE INVITED FROM
• Researchers including students from educational institutions and universities in India and Abroad
• Professionals including executives, practitioners and consultants from industry in India and Abroad
• Policy makers, professional bodies and associations.
PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE
• The deadline for submission of full papers is October 1, 2007. Names of authors, their addresses (postal and email), and phone/fax numbers should be indicated. Only electronic submission in the form of a word file or PDF file as an e-mail attachment is required to be sent to the Conference Conveners at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Papers submitted to the conference will be blind reviewed. Selected papers will be eligible for publication in the conference proceedings provided at least one author registers for the conference by November 1, 2007.
PAPER PRESENTATION IN ABSENTIA
Those who cannot come to the conference, but wish to present a paper in absentia are encouraged to send in full paper by October 1, 2007. Such papers, if fit the conference theme and volume, could as an exception, be included in the conference proceedings. A processing fee of US $ 50 (Rs. 500 for scholars in India) should be included for each paper submitted for presentation in absentia.
BEST PAPER AWARDS
Outstanding paper awards will be given to best papers, one in each of the three categories viz., research, conceptual and student categories presented at the conference.
For Indian Participants/Delegates:
• Rs 2500 Academia from Institutions within India
• Rs 1000 Students from Institutions within India
• Rs 3500 Corporate from India
For Foreign Participants/Delegates: US$ 200 or equivalent in Indian Rupees.
All participants attending the conference are required to register for the conference by November 1, 2007. Participants who will register after this deadline will be required to pay an additional amount of Rs. 500 in case of Indian registrations and US$ 50 in case of foreign registrations.
The registration fee includes admission to all technical sessions, tea breaks, lunches (December 27-29, 2007), the welcome reception dinner and other social events. The participants are welcome to bring guests. A nominal guest registration fee of Rs. 1000/- will include lunches (December 27-29, 2007), the welcome reception dinner and other social events.
Accomodation will be provided at certain University and Institute Hostels at a nominal rate. In addition, there are a good number of hotels available in Ahmedabad. We are negotiating rates with some of the hotels and information will be available shortly.
INVITED PRESENTATIONS / PLENARY SESSIONS
The conference would have invited presentations on major themes by eminent personalities. Also, the plenary sessions will be chaired/conducted by experts in the respective fields.
Dr. Pramod Verma (Conference Chair)
Prof. Bala Bhaskaran (Patron)
Prof. Pankaj Madhani (Conference Convener)
ADVISORY COMMITTEE :
Dr. V.V. Rama Subba Rao, I.A.S. (Retd.), Gandhinagar.
Prof. T.V. Rao, Director, T.V.Rao Learning Systems, Ahmedabad
Dr. Binod C. Agrawal, Director, TALEEM Research Foundation, Ahmedabad
Mr. Ashok Garde, Ex-Director, ATIRA.
Mr. Sunil Parekh, Advisor, Zydus Cadila, Ahmedabad
Mr. Alan D’Souza, Executive Director, Mudra Communications Ltd.
HIGHLIGHTS OF FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
HELD IN JAN. 2007
Theme : “Double Digit Growth : Asian Perspective”
Date & Venue : 5th to 7th January 2007 – SPIPA Premises, Opp. ISRO, Ahmedabad.
Key Speakers : Mr. Jay Narayan Vyas, Dr. Charan Wadhva, Prof. Surinder Raina, Prof. Atul Tandon, Prof. Shantanu Ray, Mr. V.R.S. Cowlagi, Mr. Sushil Handa,
Mr. R. Sridhar, Mr. Coumara Radja
Sessions : Inaugural Session + 8 Plenary Sessions spread over 3 days.
No. of Delegates Present : 300 (including 11 from abroad)
Papers Presented : 75
Please address all queries regarding papers and other conference details to
IBSA ICON 07
(IBS Ahmedabad International Conference On Management)
Icfai Business School
ICFAI House, Nr. GNFC Info. Tower
S.G. Road, Bodakdev
Ahmedabad 380 054, INDIA
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org