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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