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.::


The venue for all four days of the conference is IIM Kozhikode Campus in Kozhikode (Calicut), Kerala

About IIMK

The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) was established in 1996 by the Government of India in collaboration with the Government of Kerala. With state of the art infrastructure and high quality academic activities, it has emerged as an internationally reckoned and fully integrated management institute of higher learning. IIMK faculty members engage in research, teaching, training and consultancy in all areas of management. The Institute seeks to inculcate a spirit of lifelong learning and aspires to strengthen capabilities of integrating concepts with applications and values. It contributes towards the development of communities of dependable, capable, caring and fair-minded people.

About the Campus

IIMK campus in the ancient city of Calicut in Kerala is spread over about 100 acres of land, the site comprising of two hillocks with a valley in between. The panoramic view from the hilltop is a visual delight and conducive for learning and contemplation. The design of the campus is aimed at preserving the natural ambience and incorporates the strong architectural traditions of Kerala.

Campus Map


Campus Walking Trail Map

Campus Location

The Institute is about an hour's drive from the airport(40 kms) and about 30 minutes(20 kms) from the Calicut railway station. You can find IIMK in google maps by visiting the following link:

How to reach Kozhikode?

Kozhikode (Calicut) International Airport provides connectivity to international destinations through direct flights to major airline hubs in the Middle East and Asia. The airport and railway station are linked to all major cities in India.

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