Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior is organising 5th International Conference on Sustainability Management and the Power of Innovation on January 10-12, 2014. This conference will help to the people from various academic and industrial areas such as pharma, manufacturing, energy, finance, and other technology related management.

    About Conference

    The fifth International Conference is designed for those who have some form of sustainability responsibility in their current position, are looking to incorporate this into their current organization practices, or are looking to switch current career paths to pursue opportunities in the innovative world.

    The 5th International conference will focus on new areas i.e. risk and environment management, financial services, utilities, industrial manufacturing, energy, pharmaceuticals, media, transportation, food service, and technology to the practitioners, professional and young researchers.

    Conference Objective

    To explore the idea of sustainability management and the power of innovation.

    Who should attend the conference?

    1. Academician and policy makers seeking to gain a broader insight into the issue of Sustainability Management.

    2. Research scholars and innovative leaders seeking to gain a broader insight into the issue of Power of Innovation.

    3. Students and young researchers who are looking for expert guidance into the issue of Sustainability Management and the Power of Innovation.

    Call for Papers

    Original papers in different areas are invited on the following subthemes:

    Subthemes in Marketing

    1. Green Marketing

    2. Marketing Information Systems

    3. Developing inclusive customer relationships

    4. Innovative marketing communications

    5. Managing value based marketing

    6. Managing cultural and sub cultural diversity in markets

    7. Assessing Marketing Performance

    8. Sports Marketing and Sponsorship

    9. Contemporary Issues in Marketing

    10. B-to-B and Industrial Marketing

    11. Consumer Psychology

    12. Product & Corporate Branding

    Subthemes in Finance and Accounting

    1. International Financial markets and financial modeling/ applied financial economics

    2. Financial Globalization and sustainable finance: Implications for policy initiative

    3. Rethinking banking and finance: Money, market and models

    4. Recent advances in corporate finance/corporate financing decision and financial reporting

    5. Asset pricing and risk diversification

    6. Volatility in Financial Markets

    7. Financial Econometrics

    8. Lessons from Global Financial Crisis

    9. Sovereign Wealth Funds

    10. Mergers, Acquisitions & Corporate Restructuring

    11. International Financial Management: Role of Currency Futures

    12. Performance of Mutual Funds

    13. Financial Reporting and Corporate Governance

    14. Accounting Standards: IFRS vis-à-vis Indian Accounting Standards

    15. Emerging trends in Accounting: Accounting for Human Resources

    Subthemes in HRM

    1. Ethics & Social Responsibility in Organization

    2. Team Building

    3. Organizational Communication & Information Mgmt.

    4. Managing Productive Work Teams

    5. Best Practices in Human Resource Management

    6. Strategic Reward Systems

    7. Power, Influence & Negotiation

    8. Building High Performance Organizations

    9. Expanding HR’s image and reach – HR Branding

    10. Organizational communication for organizational effectiveness

    11. Talent Assessment: Leadership Development Strategy in a Global Environment

    12. Proactively Managing the Changing Structure of the workforce for organizational sustainability

    13. Creating High-Performance workplaces

    14. Managing and retaining talented employees

    15. Creative compensation practices and people management

    Subthemes in IT

    1. Network Security

    2. Artificial Intelligence

    3. Neural Network & Fuzzy Logic

    4. Data Mining & Warehousing

    5. Cloud Computing

    6. CRM and Decision Support Systems

    7. Distributed and Parallel Systems

    8. Enterprise Computing

    9. Green Computing

    10. ICT for Development

    11. Information Security and Ethics

    12. IT Strategies

    13. E-business and E-Commerce

    14. Social Networks

    Subthemes in General Management

    1. Cross-cultural management and innovation

    2. Core competence and strategy innovations

    3. Green Innovation and Sustainability

    4. Business Intelligence

    5. Economy and employment

    6. Ecosystems management

    7. Total Quality Management

    8. Innovations in services, logistics and supply-chain mgmt.

    9. Intellectual property and knowledge management

    10. Technology Transfer, Marketing and Commercialization

    11. Innovative pedagogies in Education

    12. Business performance management

    Conference Schedule

    Day 1 (Day 1 (January 10, 2014)

    Fellowship 09.00 – 10.00 A.M

    Inaugural session 10.00 – 12.00 Noon

    Lunch 12.00 – 01.00 P.M

    Technical session 1 (Parallel session) 01.15 – 03.15 P.M

    Tea Break 03.15–03.45 P.M

    Technical session 2 (Parallel session) 04.00 – 05.30 P.M

    Day 2 (January 11, 2014)

    Breakfast 08.00 – 09.00 A.M

    Technical session 1 (Parallel session) 09.00 – 10.30 A.M

    Technical session 2 (Parallel session) 10.30 – 12.00 Noon

    Lunch 12.00 – 01.00 P.M

    Technical session 3 (Parallel session) 01.15 – 02.30 P.M

    Technical session 4 (Parallel session) 02.45 – 04.00 P.M

    Valedictory session 04.15 – 05.00 P.M

    Day 1-2 of the conference will be web-casted.

    Day 3 (January 12, 2014): Excursion Tour to Taj City Agra

    ( The delegates registered in the category of Business

    Executives and Academicians will go on excursion tour).

    Important Dates

    Last date for submission of abstract

    August 31, 2013

    Notification of acceptance of abstract

    September 15, 2013

    Last date for submission of Full paper

    October 15, 2013

    Notification of acceptance of Full paper

    October 31, 2013


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