Development Programme & Management Doctoral Colloquium
Faculty Development Programme [December 4th & 5th, 2019 ]
Management Doctoral Colloquium [ December 6th, 2019 ]
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Kolkata Campus is going to
organize a Faculty Development Programme on International
Business during December 4th & 5th, 2019 and Management Doctoral
Colloquium during December 6th, 2019.
The Faculty Development Programme (FDP)
[December 4th & 5th, 2019]
FDP will provide a platform to understand the concepts, theory
and frameworks relating to International Business from leading
experts in the country. The primary focus of the programme would
be on the following broad areas:
• Introduction to International Business
• International Business Strategy.
• International Marketing and Branding.
• International Finance.
• International Trade Operations, Logistics and Conventions.
• International Trade Analytics.
Key objectives of the Programme:
To help to Integrate International Business to the mainstream
To groom specialist teachers for conducting International
Business courses in various management schools in India, through
pooled national expertise.
To impart them necessary teaching skills (including teaching
through case studies) to improve effectiveness in class-room
To keep them updated about the state-of-the-art in
International Business Alliances, to be able to incorporate
changes in syllabus on a continuous basis.
To develop close relationship among faculties for necessary
To develop course outline relating to International Business
keeping in view the latest trends around & catering the
To develop a large base of academicians in International
Business area for scholarly research on topics related to
The FDP will be useful to faculty members who are teaching or
likely to take up teaching the course with elements of
International Business. It would also benefit those who wish to
develop expertise in the field of International Business.
Management Doctoral Colloquium (MDC)
[December 6th, 2019]
MDC will provide a platform to the researchers to present their
novel work and get benefitted from the insightful feedback of
peers and experts to further enhance the quality of the research
work. The event intends to bring together doctoral students,
faculty members and leading academicians in the field of various
areas of management and thereby facilitate collaborative work
amongst the researchers. Doctoral students and faculty who have
just submitted their thesis or pursuing Ph. D programme in the
field of management across all areas, including: Accounting,
Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Organisational
Behaviour, Logistics, Operations Management, Supply Chain
Management, Business Laws, Business Strategy, Marketing, Data
Analytics, Systems, Soft Computing any other allied area of
Management can submit their extended abstract.
Papers will be in form of extended abstract, not exceeding 750
words, in the following format:
The papers must be sent via e-mail to:
All papers will be blind reviewed and only those papers approved
by the reviewers will be selected. The criteria for evaluation
by the reviewers are as follows:
Does the subject of the paper contribute to any current
unresolved problems in the relevant discipline?
Does the paper use appropriate methodology?
Does the paper contribute to the theory of a management subject
or finance or economics?
Does the paper provide relevant / novel policy or managerial
BEST PAPER AWARD
All submissions will be considered for five best paper awards
for all the five core streams.
• Accounting / Economics / Finance
• Human Resource Management / Organizational Behaviour
• Logistics / Operation Management / Supply Chain Management
• Business Laws / Business Strategy / Marketing
• Data Analytics / Systems / Soft Computing
Submission of Extended Abstract:
October 30th, 2019
Acceptance of Extended Abstract: November 7th, 2019
Registration Deadline: November 15th, 2019
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