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NICOM 2018: Call for Paper

Change is the only constant in the world. Organisations always pass through cataclysmic times, with accelerated pace of change and unpredictable environment. In current VUCA world, there is a growing need to document, discuss and learn about strategies needed to convert rapid change into opportunities and staying resilient through difficult periods. In turbulent times, stakeholders are more concerned with survival than with breaking new ground. But visionary leaders know that lean times provide opportunities for innovation, fresh thinking and even growth. Not only businesses but entire society has been witnessing significant transformations in last two decades. Technology is one of the determinants for the societal and organizational transformation. Under this backdrop, this conference will cover the metamorphosis in the society as well as the organisations as a result of changing macro and micro environments, leadership, strategy and technology. It can result in emergence of some broad principles that can help in sustaining or expediting the process of transformation.

Last date for Abstract submission: September 30, 2017 and Full papers: December 09, 2017

For further details please contact: Conference Chairpersons:
Prof. Nityesh Bhatt                                                                 Prof. Shahir Bhatt                                                  Prof. Balakrishnan Unny                                                                                  

NICOM Secretariat
Institute of Management, Nirma University
S G Highway, Post Chandlodia, Ahmedabad 382 481, India.
Phone: 91-2717-241900-04. Fax 91-2717 241916

Inauguration of 19th Batch of Executive Diploma Programmes

The Institute of Management, Nirma University is holding the Inaugural of its 19th Batch of Executive Diploma Programmes on July 30th 2017 at 10.45am.

This year the EDP’s are being offered in Marketing Management and Operations Management.

Mr Anuj Shah, the General Manager Human Resources, Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd has been invited as a Chief Guest to grace the occasion.

Anvesh 2018 - Doctoral Research Conference in Management

Anvesh 2018
Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad under the aegis of its Doctoral Programme in Management organizes Doctoral Research Conference in Management since 2005.  It provides a platform to the doctoral students from different areas of business management to directly interact with peers, exchange ideas and discuss methodological and theoretical issues. Research Clinics and Research Workshops are also conducted as a part of the conference. It assists doctoral students in the pursuit of their research, as they get valuable feedback and suggestions from expert.

Conference Chairpersons:  Dr. Nityesh Bhatt & Dr. Ritesh Patel

Important dates:
Abstract Submission: 19th Nov 2017

ANVESH Secretariat:
Institute of Management, Nirma University
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway, Ahmedabad – 382481 (India)
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Anvesh 2018 Brochure