Research papers (conceptual or empirical) and case-studies are invited on the broad theme of Business, Economics and Sustainable Development. Research papers are invited in the following broad areas (however, not necessarily restricted to these only):
Registration fee includes conference kit, tea/coffee, lunch on two days of the conference, and conference dinner on February 22. Limited accommodation is available on first-come-first-served basis for out-station delegates with prior request
|Participants||Early Bird: on/before January 15, 2018||After January 15, 2018|
| Indian Research Scholars and Students||INR 1000||INR 1500|
| Teaching Professionals||INR 2000||INR 2500|
| Sponsored Delegates and Industry  Representatives||INR 5000||INR 6000|
| Foreign/International Students||USD 50||USD 75|
| Participants from SAARC countries||USD 75||USD 100|
| Foreign Nationals (excluding SAARC countries)||USD 100||USD 125|
Last Date for Submission of Abstract
Confirmation of acceptance of Abstract
Last Date for Submission of Full Paper
Early Bird Registration Begins*
Early Bird Registration Ends*
Please submit an abstract of your paper/ case study in maximum 500 words(excluding references) clearly explaining the objectives, methodology used and findings to the following address with at least three key words: firstname.lastname@example.org
Title of the paper and authors’ full names with affiliation should also be clearly mentioned.
Main references should not exceed 5. For referencing style, please refer the following section.
Alternative email id and contact details of authors may also be provided.
Every abstract accepted shall be allowed to be presented at the main conference provided the author concerned or at least one of the co-authors, as the case may be, gets registered.
Last date for submission of abstract is 26th December, 2017.
Confirmation mail of acceptance will be sent by 07th January, 2018.
Full Paper Submission
Authors who are interested in having their papers published in the conference volume need to send their full papers following strictly the Formatting Instructions.
There should be a declaration clearly stating that the paper has not been published/ sent for publication/ accepted for publication anywhere.
The paper should be in English, not exceeding 8000 words, with an abstract of 250 words, and 5 keywords.
Cover page should include title, authors’ names, affiliating institutions, and contact details (email as well as postal address).
Plagiarism of any kind will lead to the rejection of paper.
Copyrighted materials, including those taken from any website, should be clearly identified, and the copyright holder’s explicit permission to reproduce it must be submitted separately.
No changes will be allowed in the paper title, abstract and authorship after submission.
Use 12 point Times New Roman (TNR) font and 1.5 spacingin MS Word format. References may be single spaced.
For figures, graphs, tables, appendices, and references, follow either the American Psychological Association (APA) or HARVARD guidelines.
Selected authors will be invited to elaborate on their research topic and submit the results for potential publication in a peer-reviewed academic journal "INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE MANAGEMENT", Inderscience.
Participants will also have an opportunity for their work to be published in an edited volume by a renowned publishing house.
“We are happy to inform you that we have collaborated with the International Journal of Management Practice (Scopus Indexed) by Inderscience Publishers for a Special Issue on “Agenda 2030 and Sustainable Development: The Paradigm Shifts in Business and Economics.” The issue will carry revised and extended versions of selected papers presented at ICBESD-2018. The call for papers can be accessed here.
Plenary sessions by renowned academicians researchers and industry leaders.
Feedback on research work by renowned sustainability researchers.
There are 2 Best Research Paper Awards out of all submissions and 1 additional Award for doctoral students.
Opportunity for publication in an edited book by a leading publishing house without any publication fee.
Pro Vice Chancellor
Sapna A Narula