Hosted by Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode  

:: Participation is not limited to IIMs and participation is open to the entire management research community in India and rest of the world.::

Best Paper and Poster Awards

  1. 1) Three Best paper awards (in association with Emerald): one for 500 GBP and two for 250 GBP each
  2. 2) Two Best poster awards for Rs. 10000 each
  3. 3) Three Best doctoral paper awards: one for Rs. 30000 and two for Rs. 20000 each


Learning about learning routines: Insights from the Indian social enterprise sector Ankita Tandon & Unnikrishnan K Nair Best Research Paper Award
Impact of Technology on the Seasonality of Currency in Circulation: Evidence from the USA and India Kaushik Bhattacharya & Sunny K Singh Highly Commendable Research Paper Award
Why do Firms Locate across Multiple Clusters? Cluster Density, Capabilities and Ethnic Ties Karthik Dhandapani, Rajesh Upadhyayula & Amit Karna Highly Commendable Research Paper Award

Bandit Algorithms for Contextual Advertising: An Evaluation of SOFTMIX algorithm over the benchmark Yahoo! FrontPage Today Dataset Boby Chaitanya Villari & Mohammed Shahid Abdulla Best Doctoral Student Paper Award
Do mutual fund managers outperform random portfolios? Evidence from India Prateek Sharma & Samit Paul Highly Commendable Doctoral Student Award
Employee Brand Building Behavior: Scale Development & Validation In B2b Services Context Hemang Jauhari, Manish Kumar & Shailendra Singh Highly Commendable Doctoral Student Award

Developing an E-Government Adoption Model Determinants of Citizen Adoption in the Indian Context Rajesh Sharma & Shubhamoy Dey Best Poster Award
Mapping Information Flow Patterns for Developing a Multi-level Framework for Organizational Learning: Case of a Service Provider Nobin Thomas & Neharika Vohra Best Poster Award

Best & Highly Commendable Papers were selected based on scores given by session co-chairs. Best posters were selected by a Pan-IIM jury. Certificates and cheques were awarded to the winners during the valedictory session.

Theme: Globalizing Indian Thought

The main theme of the conference is Globalizing Indian Thought. This encompasses the influencing of international perspectives through insights found in Indian realities as well as enhancing Indian thought leadership through engagement with international best practices. Such a two-way exchange of ideas between Indian and international researchers will take the theme of the first conference (Emerging Issues in Indian Management) to its logical next level.

Important dates

Submission deadline (full papers)
31st May 2014

Paper acceptance communication
30th August 2014

Conference Dates
November 5 - 8, 2014