The Research & Consulting Department of ISM Patna officially concluded its 1st National Management Summit and Research Conference (NMSRC 2017) on 10th January 2018 amidst memorable conference Valedictory Ceremony. The ceremony was organized to felicitate and reward the authors and paper presenters for their original work which were judged and blind reviewed by the review committee of the conference.
Since the conference had three broad themes which were categorically subdivided into six functional sub themes, which catches the interest of authors from different corners of India. Faculty, research scholars, students of different management institutions participated in the conference with their original works. Altogether 46 manuscripts were received by the conference committee. Out of 46 manuscripts, 17 full papers were accepted for presentation. The conference review committee in consultation with chairpersons of various technical sessions proposed three authors name as the best author and presenter of respective technical sessions.
Dr. Praveen Pandey (Director, Echelon Institute of Technology, Faridabad), Ms Rashmi Shekhar (Faculty, Amity University, Patna) and Ms. Aparna Gaur (Visiting Faculty, ISM Patna) authored Corporate Governance: Current Issues and Challenges in the Functioning of an Organization, ôRole of Information Technology for Financial Management of Higher Education System and Significance of Competency Mapping in HR Functions respectively. The paper of these three authors has also been selected to get published in the Jan-March Volume 2018 of ISMP Quarterly, a flagship research journal of ISM Patna.
Along with these three rewarded authors ISM Patna also felicitated its own final year PGDM students who contributed and presented their Secondary Literatures outstandingly. Their Secondary Literatures extempore were impressive and interactive enough which created an academic ambience during both the conference days i.e. 15th & 16th of December 2017.
During the ceremony address, the Vice Chairman Mr Deval Singh, Director ISM Patna Dr. Jagdish Prasad and Conference Secretary Prof. S P Ranjan congratulated all the participants as well as the best authors. The Director ISM Patna said that only quality and original research can add value in enhancing the functioning and effectiveness of organizations. The analysis of such research data only can help the organizations in identifying the areas of their growth Indian economy as well.