Call for Papers
CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION MANAGEMENT AND
TO BE HELD
Development Institute (Gurgaon)
NEW DELHI, INDIA
During JANUARY 7-9,
PAPER SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TILL DECEMBER 20, 2015
Conference Co-Chairs: Dr. M. P. Jaiswal, Professor of
Information Management, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon (Near New
Rajendar K. Garg, Professor of Marketing, Indiana University of Pennsylvania,
Organizing Committee Chair: Dejun Cao,
Professor of International Business, Southwestern University of Finance and
India Chair: Dr. Shailendra
K. Rai, Professor of Finance, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon
Prof. Nakul Gupta, Management
Development Institute, Gurgaon, Email: email@example.com
Industry Chair: Professor M.P. Jaiswal,
Professor of Information Management, Management Development Institute,
Conference Theme, Nature and Scope
The theme of this conference is to bring together professionals from various
parts of the world to look at Innovation and Management Issues relating to
Smart Energy, Smart Grid, e-health, e-marketing, e-service, e-government, and
e-management area. Management issues and Service Quality issues and their
consequent impact on organizational performance would be areas of particular
interest. The conference would provide insights on Global Best Business
Practices in varied economic environments that would help identify
leapfrogging strategies for emerging economies. Papers dealing with all
aspects of Online Business and Management and Marketing are welcome. In
particular, papers that explore the multidisciplinary nature of the subject
matter are encouraged.
Specifically, the conference will have the following tracks:
Business Applications and Management Issues both in developing and
Digital Business Applications and Management Issues both in developing and
Innovation in Management and Entrepreneurship
Innovation in Service Marketing
Financing models for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Process Innovation and Enterprise Systems
Innovation in Health Care Management
E-Learning Issues and Strategies
Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
E-Marketing Issues and Strategies
Social Network Theories and Practices
Social Media in Management
Innovation in IT such as Cloud Computing, SaaS, etc.
Global IT Strategy and Management Innovations
E-Commerce and Internet Marketing, Service Models
Emerging Business Models and Practices
Balance Score Card and Performance Measures.
E-Government and Public Policy
Smart City and Digital Inclusion.
Submissions can be made in a number of categories: Completed research papers,
case studies, panels and panel/round table discussion papers. Please follow
the following guidelines in preparing your submission.
Completed research papers
Typically 15-20 pages double spaced or 3000-5,000 words long (excluding
abstract and references)
Typically between 15-20 pages double spaced or 3,000 and 5,000 words long
Panel and round table discussion proposals
Typically a 1000 word synopsis of the topic area to be presented. Please
identify the panelists to be involved
Doctoral Dissertation Research/Research in Progress
Typically manuscripts that are in developmental stages of a doctoral
dissertation and where the project has not yet been completed would fall in
In preparing your papers, please follow Author Guidelines
link. Submission and review process will be handled electronically. Please
make your submission as one MSWord or RTF file. Include all figures and
tables in relevant places in the text. The title page should indicate the
title, author affiliations including telephone, fax and email, in case of multiple
authors corresponding author details should be clearly identified. All
submissions will be double blind peer reviewed.
Please note that by submitting a paper to this conference, you (the authors)
agree and give consent to the publication of the paper in the conference
proceedings or in any other form deemed appropriate by GDBS if the paper is
accepted by GDBS for presentation at the conference. If the paper is accepted
by GDBS, at least one of the author(s) must attend the conference and present
the paper. This is a commitment on the part of the authors.
Early (Till Nov. 30,2015)
Regular (Till Dec. 31,
2015) Late (After
ALL International delegates must make a written commitment to register and
attend the conference, if their paper is accepted for the conference presentation.
Authors should not submit manuscripts unless they are serious about attending
(Registration fee covers: registration fee, coffee breaks, conference
materials and venue costs for the conference.)
There will be a 50% discount for the International delegate Ph.D. graduate
Students on the registration fee. Please send a copy of your student ID along
with your registration form.
Registration fee will need to be paid after your paper has been accepted.
Please visit the Registration Info page on our website.
All papers (other than authors from Asia) should be submitted to: GARG@GDBS.ORG AND GARG@IUP.EDU.
Please attached the Microsoft WORD file.
All papers from Asia including India should be submitted to Professor M.P.
Jaiswal (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a copy
to Dr. Rajendar Garg (GARG@GDBS.ORG)
Best or highly
selected papers may be considered for publication in the Journal of Digital
Business (JDB). However, these papers must be revised to ensure they meet JDB
requirements. JDB is a refereed journal and is listed in Cabell directory.
Selection of the papers to be included in JDB will be made at the time of the