Submission Guidelines

  • The soft copy of the full research paper/article (all reference should be in APA style) in MS Word-2007 should reach the conference convener on the email latest by January 10, 2017 and the authors of papers/cases shall be intimated within 03 working days from the date of submission by email. The acceptance of paper implies that at least one of the authors will attend the conference and present the paper. In absentia, participants shall not be given participation/presentation certificate.

    The author(s) should clearly mention their affiliation as to which institution he/she belongs to along with designation. Only the papers selected through double-blind review shall be published in the conference proceedings CD with ISBN.

Paper specifications

Maximum length 6000 words including title/cover page and references
Margins 1 inch all sides
Font Times New Roman, 12 points, justified
Line spacing 1.5
Title page Title, Author(s), Affiliation(s), Contact details, E-mail IDs
Abstract Not more than 200 words and a minimum of five key words

Format of research paper/review paper

  • Title of the paper (bold)
  • Name of the author(s) with designation and complete address of affiliating institution
  • Abstract (about 200 words)
  • Keywords (not more than five)
  • Introduction
  • Objectives and relevance of the study
  • Literature review and hypothesis/proposition formulation
  • Research methodology
  • Results and discussion
  • Managerial implications
  • Limitations and future research directions
  • References (APA citation style)


  • Presentation of research work through papers and articles by researchers from across the country.
  • Motivational seminars and presentations on contemporary issues in management and possible recommendations.
  • Industry perspective.
  • New emerging areas in management research.
  • Faculty and student presentations on best practices in research, research ideas and proposals, recently completed work, work in progress.


  • Researchers and doctoral students who wish to showcase their research work.
  • Academicians who wish to enhance their teaching and researching skills.
  • Young researchers who are looking for expert guidance and collaborations.
  • Practitioners from industry to showcase predictive trends, forward-thinking, emerging perspectives in the industry.
  • Industry professionals who want the insights from management research to boost performance and share their current business challenges.


  • Best paper award category (a) Industry (b) Academic (c) Student
  • Trophy with participation certificates
  • Selected papers will be published in the conference proceedings CD with ISBN.