DSIMS organized Fourth Remsons International Research Conference on 18 February, 2017 under the aegis of Remsons Centre for Management Research. The Theme of the conference was Innovative Business Practices for Achieving Excellence in Globalised Competitive Environment. Chief Guest, Mr Krishna Kejriwal, MD Remsons Industries delivered his insightful keynote speech on the importance of innovation for the sustainability of businesses.
Altogether twenty research papers were presented in three different tracks. Dr Anil Sutar, Head of Research, Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS) was the Session Chair in Track I. In Track II, we had Dr Asit Mohapatra, Ex VP Future Supply Chain, as our Session Chair.
In Track III, Dr Vijay Page , Director General Mumbai Educational Trust (MET) consented to chair the session. The final track had five presenters. On the basis of fair evaluation by a panel of judges and blind reviewers, three of the twenty presenters had been chosen as the Best Paper Awardees. A prize money of fifteen thousand, ten thousand and five thousand had been awarded to Prof Chirag Shah, Prof Archana Khemka and Research Fellow of NITIE Mr Gitesh Chavan respectively. The Jury members awarded the certificates to all the presenters. A unique endeavor on the part of the Institute to host a conference on Innovative Business Practices as one of the most critical strategic dimensions of Indian growth trajectories in times of uncertainty. The Conference was indeed a grand success.