Venue: IME Campus, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad, Delhi

Location: Ghaziabad, UP, India

Event Date/Time: Mar 07, 2009 End Date/Time: Mar 08, 2009
Registration Date: Feb 25, 2009
Early Registration Date: Feb 25, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 19, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Feb 19, 2009
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Businesses now operate in a rapidly evolving market and have become increasingly dependent on Business Information Technology to support them. In order to be effective, organizations have realized the importance of developing an IT strategy that fully supports the business strategy. Industry and Commerce have increased the use of modern technology, including telecommunications and computing. The demand for adaptable problem solvers with knowledge both of organizations and of information technology has grown. Business information technologists are those hybrid managers who can combine their understanding of the business function with knowledge of the concepts and techniques associated with applications of Information Technology (IT). If IT is to deliver business value, IT should be measured in core business terms---for example, customer satisfaction, revenue growth, and profitability. At a time when some corporations are reducing IT spending and once again looking at IT as a cost center, Institute of Management Education thought to bring together practitioners and thought leaders from industry, academia and Government for sharing and exchange of experiences, ideas and learning in the form of a National Conference on Information Technology and Competitive Dynamics (ITCDC’08), Which provided a good platform for all the stake holders. The overwhelming response has encouraged us to take up the mission forward and decided to organize Second Conference on ITCDC’09.
ITCDC’09 aims to discuss the role and importance of Managing Information Technology for Business Value. The prime objective would be to review the success of Information Technology and would focus on the applications and practices being followed in business. It also aims to highlight the business dynamics especially in the today’s scenario. Thus the conference would cover the diverse functional areas of business viz. Information System, Strategy, Marketing, Human Resources, Operations, Banking & Finance, Legal issues etc.

Theme Topics suggested but not restricted to the following:

• Applications of Information Technology in Business
• Information Systems & IS Strategy
• E-Commerce and Supply Chain Management
• Information Quality
• Information Security
• Data Warehousing and Mining
• Enterprise level IT Solutions
• Knowledge Management
• Information Integrity
• Information Infrastructure
• Legal Issues and Cyber Laws
• IT in Banking & Insurance
• Software Engineering

• Global competition & competitiveness of corporate
• New Architecture of Competitive Dynamics under Globalization
• The Dynamics of firms and state in the New Economy
• Regulation, De-Regulation and Re-Regulation
• WTO and Global Trade issues
• Corporate alliances mergers and acquisition
• Corporate responsibility and Global Impact
• Market efficiency and volatility in Indian Financial System
• Dynamics of International Trade
• Sourcing Branding and Marketing – Opportunities and Challenges
• Transformation of Emerging Markets

• Corporate survival strategies
• Skill Development and Job Training
• Innovation in Business
• Strategic Information Systems
• Business Process Re-engineering
• Total Quality Management – Sustainable Competitive Advantage
• Global Strategy for Leadership
• Cost Control and Enhancing Competitiveness
• People Management for Managing Global Change
• Mapping Competitive Position
• Indian Industry – A road map to meet Emerging challenges

Submission of Abstract February 07,2009
Acceptance notification February 09, 2009
Final Copy of Full Paper February 19, 2009
Acceptance Notification February 20, 2009
Registration Deadline February 25, 2009


The Institute of Management Education (IME) was started in 1995 by a group of leading academicians and corporate executives in Northern India. Initially the institute was started with full time PGDM programme duly approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Government of India. Over the past 13 years, it got established itself as one of the premier business schools of the country, which focuses on quality and value based education; research; and corporate leadership. IME has been among the top 30 business schools of the country as per Best Business School Survey conducted by CSR-GHRDC and published in CSR, November, 2008. With the mission to serve society by promoting excellence in education, the institute has diversified in the areas of Information Technology and Law, and today, the Institute is known for academic excellence, research orientation, industry interactions and social responsibility. It has strong team of dedicated faculty; brilliant students; state of the art infrastructure; strategic location; and a consistent good placement record.IME strives to nurture freedom of thought and expression in all its fellow beings and aims to bring together people from diverse areas and work towards uplifting of the ways business is managed.

IME has its own campus spread over six acres of land. Located strategically on G.T. Road at Sahibabad, Ghaziabad, the campus is about 15 kilometer from Connaught Place, New Delhi; one kilometer from Sahibabad Railway Station and 3 km from Dilshad Garden Metro station.

Program Committee

Patron Professor H P Gupta, Vice Chairman, IME Ghaziabad

Conference Chair: Professor (Dr) D P Goyal
Conference Co-Chair Dr Taruna Gautam, IME, Ghaziabad

Advisory Committee
Prof N Ravichandran, Director, IIM, Indore
Prof. S C Saxena, Director, IIT, Roorkee
Prof. K K Agarwal, Former Vice Chancellor, GGSIP University, Delhi
Prof. R P Hooda, Vice Chancellor, M D University, Rohtak
Prof. D K Bandyopadhyaya, Director, Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal
Prof. R C Joshi, Professor, Department of Computer Science, IIT Roorkee
Prof. B S Bhatia, Director General, RMIT, Mandi Gobindgarh
Prof. D K Banwet, Professor, Department of Management Studies, IIT Delhi
Prof. O P Goyal, Director, GGS, IP University, Delhi
Prof. B K Mohanty. IIM, Lucknow
Mr A T Raman, Chairman, Standards for Educational Advancement and Accreditation Trust
Prof. V V Mandke, Research Leader, Center for Information Integrity Research, Delhi
Prof. Manoj Anand, IIM Lucknow
Prof D S Broca, XLRI, Jamshedpur
Prof. V Shekhar, Osmania University, Hyderabad
Prof. I Ramesh Babu, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur

Conference Venue
Institute of Management Education,
G.T. Road, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad, 201005 (U.P.)
Phone No. 120 - 2621424, 2621425, Fax: 0120-2625870

Contact Details:

D P Goyal,
Professor of IS Strategy & Conference Chair
Institute of Management Education, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad

Taruna Gautam,
Associate Professor of International Business & Conference Co-Chair
Institute of Management Education, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad


Additional Information

REGISTRATION DETAILS Industry Delegates Rs. 3000 Academicians Rs. 1500 Doctoral Student/ PG Students Rs. 750 Participants should send the registration form along with registration fee via DD drawn in favour of Institute of Management Education, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad, payable at Delhi / Ghaziabad. At least one author of the paper must register and present paper accepted for the conference. Online registrations will be confirmed subject to receipt of payment.