Doctoral Colloquium
Panel of Experts

Dr. Antony Paulraj
Li Dak Sum Chair Professor in
Information Systems and Operations Management
Nottingham University Business School China
University of Nottingham
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Dr. Mahesh Gupta
Professor, Department of Management
College of Business
University of Louisville, USA
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Dr. Daud Ahmed
Chair Sustainability Working Group,
Faculty of Business and Information Technology,
Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand
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Dr. Sriram Narayanan
Associate Professor,
Department of Supply Chain Management
Eli Broad College of Business
Michigan State University, USA
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Dr. Umakant Dash
Head Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
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Dr. Geoffrey Clements
Commonwealth Association for Infrastructure Development
United Kingdom
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Dr.Kamlesh Mehta
Professor, Department Chair, Management and Marketing
School of Business and Management
National University, USA
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Special Attractions for Doctoral Students

Awards And Certificates

                > Three Best Paper Awards

                       * Indo-American ISDSI Award for the Best Paper: Rs. 25,000/- & Certificate

                       * Vice President DSI Asia-Pacific Award for the Best Paper: Rs. 20,000/- & Certificate

                       * President ISDSI Award for the Best Paper: Rs. 15,000/- & Certificate

                > Certificates for Commendable Research to deserving candidates (Maximum of 7 Certificates)

                > Certificates of Participation to all registered candidates attending the Doctoral Colloquium


  • International Workshop on Models & Research Methods: exclusively for doctoral students.
  • Publication in High Quality Journals
  • Case-based Research
  • Flip the Classroom
  • Entrepreneurship
  • All students registered for the Doctoral Colloquium are welcome to attend the 11th ISDSI Conference

Value Proposition

  • Gaining valuable insights from distinguished academicians on how to improve your research work.
  • Gaining feedback to help convert your research work into publishable quality work.
  • Learn from peers, network and understand the latest developments in research that fellow research scholars are pursuing.
  • We are exploring opportunities with journals like Global Business Review, American Business Journal, Consulting Ahead, and International Journal of Supply Chain Management for possibilities to publish exceptional research articles as part of a special issue.

Who Should Attend

Research scholars who would like to submit extended abstracts of their original research papers in the following tracks:

  • Economics and Public Policy
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Operations and Quantitative Techniques
  • Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management
  • Strategy

Important Dates

Submission of Extended Abstract (1200-1500 words)

20th September 2017

30th September 2017

Notification of Acceptance of Extended Abstract

30th September 2017

10th October 2017

Submission of Full-paper (Optional*)

31st October 2017

10th November 2017

*Please note: The authors of abstracts shortlisted for the presentation in the colloquium shall be eligible for the above listed colloquium awards, only if they submit the Full Paper (Word Limit: 8000 words) as per the deadline.

Please click here to view the guidelines for preparing the extended abstract and full paper. All submissions are expected to strictly adhere to these specifications.

Please submit the extended abstract for doctoral colloquium using the link: Click here to login

Registration Fee


Early-bird Registration
On or Before ( 31st October 2017)
(10th November 2017)

Late Registration 
(After 31st October)
(10thNovember 2017)

Indian Full-time Doctoral Student

INR 3000

INR 4000

Foreign Full-time Doctoral Student

$ 150

$ 200

The fee includes conference bag, proceedings, and admission to doctoral colloquium, main conference, technical sessions, plenary sessions, workshops, lunch, networking break with refreshments, Director’s dinner and Conference dinner.

Contact Details

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