The colloquium provides 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, operations and supply chain management etc. will be considered. It will proceed in parallel tracks. Students will get an opportunity to discuss their work with their fellow students and faculty, who are renowned experts in the corresponding field. The consortium will include selected paper presentations by the doctoral students along with invited talks by leading experts in different domains of management. Doctoral students will get feedback on their research work for further improvement to publish and build network with peers and distinguished experts.

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Papers & Extended Abstracts are invited in the following areas

  • Finance / Accounting / Economics
  • Human Resource Management/ Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing / Business Strategy / Business Laws
  • Operations Management / Supply Chain Management / Logistics
  • Data Analytics / Soft Computing / Systems

The papers/ extended abstracts will be accepted through the following easychair link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mdcvrs2018

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Indian Participants: INR 1000
Foreign Participants : INR 1500

Registration fee (non refundable) includes accommodation, conference materials, refreshments, lunch, and dinner during the colloquium.
Registration fee for each accompanying guest is Rs. 1000/- with additional accommodation charge. Such guests will be entitled to all conference facilities except conference kit.

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Dr. Rudra P. Pradhan
Convenor, MDC & VRS 2018
Vinod Gupta School of Management
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
West Bengal- 721 302, India
Phone: +91 3222 282316/ 282317
Email: rudrap@vgsom.iitkgp.ernet.in

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Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline: February 20, 2018

Acceptance of Paper Notification: February 28, 2018

Registration Deadline: March 5, 2018