Conference Code: 21NO06ICASCE003

 

ABOUT

 

The influx of sudden exogenous shock of the pandemic took the world by storm. Every living entity got affected in some proportion, and as we pen this down, countries are still struggling and have not been able to cope with this menace. The challenges posed by this pandemic are daunting. The situation posed is nothing less than a global catastrophe. However, with situations like this, the natural character of countries, governments, organizations, industries, and citizens are put to the test. The time is ripe to review what we have been doing thus far, and to put it this way - what kind of world order are we looking at now?

TLC Ramanujan College in collaboration with PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Department of Finance and Business Economics, SRCC, University of Kerala and Delhi Management Association is hosting an International Conference to bring together academicians, practitioners, policymakers/analysts, and other stakeholders across countries to initiate a discussion on the future of post-pandemic world order from different perspectives.

 

A. THEMES

 

The two waves of COVID-19 wreaked havoc across the globe and more acutely in India. The role of the academic community, stakeholders, state and non-state actors have increased manifold, more so when the public policies and related decisions are based on their inputs. The conference invites empirical, methodological and/or theoretical contribution in the following topics (but not limited to): 

 

Track 1: Role of Leaders and Managers during the crisis

Track 2: New OD Interventions, Responsible Behavior of Industries

Track 3: Role of Government

Track 4: New Economic Order

Track 5: Supply chain resilience & disruptions

Track 6: Telecommuting and Remote Working Policy Initiatives

Track 7: Role of ICT in remodeling the work environment

Track 8: Role of analytics: AI and ML

Track 9: Impact on Banks, Financial Institutions & Markets

Track 10: Role of Cryptocurrencies in new world order

Track 11: Rethinking Strategies for future Sustainable Business Models

Track 12: Impact on Entrepreneurs and Public Policy Initiatives undertaken by corporates, NGOs, Social & commercial entrepreneurs

 

BSUBMISSION GUIDELINES

 

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  • The authors should submit an anonymized manuscript, i.e., without any author details. The authors should place the tables and figures in the appropriate places within the anonymized manuscript.
    Also, the authors should submit the complete manuscript with author details as a different file.


Note: The submissions will be summarily rejected if the authors do not adhere to the guidelines.

  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is double-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.

 

Author Guidelines

Preparing the manuscript

Structure: Your paper should be compiled in the following order: title page; abstract; keywords; main text introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion; acknowledgments; declaration of interest statement; references; appendices (as appropriate); table(s) with caption(s) (on individual pages); figures; figure captions (as a list). If the table/figure has been taken from a published source it should also bear the source from which it has been taken.

Word Limit: The article should preferably of a recommended length of 6000-9000 words.

Style Guidelines:

Font

Use Times New Roman font in size 12 with double-line spacing.

Margins

Margins should be at least 2.5cm (1 inch).

Title

Use bold for your article title, with an initial capital letter for any proper nouns.

The authors can use the US or UK English, however, using only one consistent style throughout the manuscript is advised.

Author Details: All authors of a manuscript should include their full name and affiliation on the cover page of the manuscript. Where available, please also include ORCIDs. One author will need to be identified as the corresponding author, with their email address normally displayed in the article PDF and the online article. Authors’ affiliations are the affiliations where the research was conducted. If any of the named co-authors moves affiliation during the peer-review process, the new affiliation can be given as a footnote. Please note that no changes to affiliation can be made after your paper is accepted.

Abstract

The manuscript should have an unstructured informative abstract in about 250 words incorporating purpose, methodology, findings, limitations, implications, and originality of the research article.

Keywords

Use 3 to 5 keywords to make the article discoverable. Keywords help in search engine optimization, so choose the keywords carefully.

Funding Details

Please supply all details required by your funding and grant-awarding bodies as follows:

For single agency grants

This work was supported by the [Funding Agency] under Grant [number xxxx].

For multiple agency grants

This work was supported by the [Funding Agency #1] under Grant [number xxxx]; [Funding Agency #2] under Grant [number xxxx]; and [Funding Agency #3] under Grant [number xxxx].

Disclosure statement

This is to acknowledge any financial interest or benefit that has arisen from the direct applications of your research. 

 Figures

Figures should be high quality (1200 dpi for line art, 600 dpi for grayscale, and 300 dpi for colour, at the correct size). Figures should be supplied in one of our preferred file formats: EPS, PDF, PS, JPEG, TIFF, or Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX) files are acceptable for figures that have been drawn in Word.

Tables

Tables should present new information rather than duplicating what is in the text. Readers should be able to interpret the table without reference to the text. Please supply editable files.

Equations

Please ensure that equations are editable.

Citation and Referencing Style

APA citation should be used to cite and create references. References should be placed at the end of the manuscript. The list should mention only those sources cited in the text of the manuscript. Authors are requested to follow APA (6 ed.) style developed by the American Psychological Association.

For more information in this regard, the author is requested to refer

  • American Psychological Association. (2009). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th).Washington, DC: Author.
  • American Psychological Association. (2007). APA style guide to electronic references (PDF). Washington, DC: Author. Available from www.apa.org/books/

Some of the referencing keys are provided here:

Book by a single author or editor

Fair, J. D. (1999). Muscletown USA: Bob Hoffman and the manly culture of York Barbell. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press.

Gallagher, G. W. (Ed.). (1989). Fighting for the Confederacy: The personal recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Wood, E. W., Jr. (2006). Worshipping the myths of World War II: Reflections on America’s dedication to war. Washington, DC: Potomac Books.

Book by two or more authors

Booth, W. C., Colomb, G. G., & Williams, J. M. (2003). The craft of research (2nd ed.). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.

If there are more than seven authors, list the first six authors’ names, followed by three ellipses, and then add the final author’s name. See the example in the scholarly journal article section of this handout.

Book by a corporate author

A corporate author can be an association, a committee, or any group whose members are not identified individually. When the author and the publisher are the same, use the word Author as the name of the publisher.

American Psychiatric Association. (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed., text rev.). Washington, DC: Author.

American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.

Chapter in a book

Begin the citation with the information for the chapter you are using, followed by the information for the book. Notice the page numbers for the piece you are citing appear after the title of the book.

Putnam, J. W. (2009). Cooperative learning for inclusion. In P. Hick, R. Kershner, & P. T. Farrell (Eds.), Psychology for inclusive education: New directions in theory and practice (pp. 81-95). London, England: Routledge.

Article from a reference book

Begin the citation with the author for the entry you are citing. If no author is given, begin the citation with the title of the entry.

Moore, C. C., & Munroe, R. L. (2000). Cognitive anthropology. In A.E. Kazdin (Ed.), Encylopedia of psychology (Vol. 2, pp. 132-135). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Reber, A. S. (1995). Phenomenology. In The Penguin dictionary of psychology (2nd ed., p. 564). London, England: Penguin Books.

Article from an online reference book

Hajek, P. (2006). Fuzzy logic. In E. N. Zalta (Ed.), The Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy (Summer 2009 ed.). Retreived from http://plato.stanford.edu/archives/sum2009/entries/logic-fuzzy/ Accessed through Gale Virtual Reference Library, a library subscription database

Cameron, J., & Pierce, W. D. (2008). Intrinsic versus extrinsic motivation. In N. J. Salkind & K. Rasmussen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of educational psychology (Vol. 2, pp. 555-560). Retrieved from www.go.galegroup.com

Scholarly journal article with continuous pagination

English, R. (2006). Open access to federally funded research: The time is now. Portal: Libraries and the Academy, 6, 249-252. doi:10.1353/pla.2006.0036

Gray, R. (2009). A model of motor inhibition for a complex skill: Baseball batting. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 15, 91-105. doi:10.1037/a0015591

Kay, A. C., Gaucher, D., Peach, J. M., Laurin, K., Friesen, J., Zanna, M. P., & Spencer, S. J. (2009). Inequality, discrimination, and the power of the status quo: Direct evidence for a motivation to see the way things are as the way they should be. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 421-434. doi: 10.1037/a0015997

 

IMPORTANT DATES

 

  • Submission of abstract through conference portal: 15 October 2021
  • Decisions sent to authors for full paper submission: 31 October 2021
  • Full papers submitted through conference portal: 30 November 2021
  • Last Date of Registration: 31 December 2021

 

Publication

  • We will be bringing a Special Issue of Ramanujan International Journal of Business and Research (RIJBR) featuring the best papers after a blind peer-review. RIJBR is indexed by UGC Care, CrossRef, Turnitin, and Google Scholar. Each Paper will be assigned a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) from Cross Ref.
  • (Tentative: All accepted papers have an additional opportunity to be published and indexed in various international journals.)
  • Awards

     

    Best Track Presentation Award

    The two most outstanding presentations within each of the thematic tracks of the conference will be awarded Best Theme Presentation Certificate.

    Best Paper Award

    The best three papers that are groundbreaking research in their respective areas selected from the pool of best thematic track papers shall be awarded with:

    First Award: INR 25000

    Second Award: INR 15000

    Third Award: INR 10000

 

Conference Highlights: 

  1. Selected papers will be published in UGC care listed Ramanujan International Journal of Business and Research (RIJBR). 
  2. All the other papers will be published as Conference proceedings.
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Prof. Sanjay Sehgal

Department of Finance and Business Economics, University of Delhi

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Prof. C.S. Sharma

Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi

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Prof. Madhu Vij

Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi

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Prof. Simon Thattil

University of Kerala

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Dr. Jatinder Singh

PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry

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Dr. Yogesh Mishra

Delhi Management Association

PATRON

Prof. S.P. Aggarwal

Director, TLC and Principal,

Ramanujan College, University of Delhi

Editor-in-chief, RIJBR

CONFERENCE CONVENOR

Dr. Vibhash Kumar

Managing Editor, RIJBR
Assistant Professor,
Ramanujan College

Dr. Nikhil Rajput

Assistant Director,
Teaching Learning Centre
Assistant Professor,
Ramanujan College

ORGANISING SECRETARY

Mr. Vipin Rathi

Assistant Professor,
Ramanujan College

Ms. Parul Yadav

Assistant Professor,
Ramanujan College

ORGANISING TEAM

Dr. Arnav Kumar

Managing Editor, RIJBR
Assistant Professor, Ramanujan College

Dr. Ashish Shukla

Assistant Professor
Ramanujan College

Ms. Sonia Mudel

Assistant Professor
Ramanujan College

Ms. Shipra Yadav

Assistant Professor
Ramanujan College

Dr. Abhay Jain

Associate Professor
Shri Ram College of Commerce

Dr. Ritesh Mishra

Assistant Professor
Department of Financial Studies

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

Ms. Nidhi Mathur

Ramanujan College
University of Delhi

TECHNICAL SUPPORT

Mr. Akhil Raj, Mr. Anil, Mr. Prashant, Mr. Vinod

SUPPORT TEAM

Rahul Prasad, Shubham Karala, Vishal Bhardwaj, Mohit Agarwal

 

All the participants must pay a non - refundable registration fee to attend the conference. Please choose from the option given below:

INDIAN PARTICIPANTS

Author (Faculty members and others): INR 1500

Author (Research Scholar/Student): INR 1000

Attendee: INR 500

FOREIGN PARTICIPANTS

Author (Faculty members and others): USD 50

Author (Research Scholar/Student): USD 30

Attendee: USD 20

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MODE OF CONFERENCE

 

The conference will be held online. Authors have the option to choose from the two options given below:

  1. They can directly present their paper through Video conference. 
  2. They can choose to send their pre - recorded video presentation.