Conference Schedule

Doctoral Colloquium Paper Presentations : 27th December 2017

Other Paper Presentations                            : 28th to 30th December 2017


Conference Program

Wednesday, 27th December 2017 (Conference Day 1)


08:30 hrs                     Conference Begins


08:30 hrs – 09:45 hrs   Registration


10:00 hrs – 11:00 hrs   Inauguration – Doctoral Colloquium   
                                   Chief Guest
                                   Dr. E. Sankara Rao (Managing Director & CEO , IFCI Limited, New Delhi)


11:00 hrs – 11:15 hrs  Networking Break


11:15 hrs – 12:45 hrs   Doctoral Colloquium Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 1


12:45 hrs – 13:45 hrs  Lunch Break


13:45 hrs – 15:15 hrs  Doctoral Colloquium Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 2


15:15 hrs – 15:30 hrs Networking Break


15:30 hrs – 17:30 hrs Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 3


17:30 hrs – 17:45 hrs Networking Break


17:45 hrs – 19:45 hrs Workshop Session

                                        1. Doctoral Student Colloquium  (Click here for details)


Thursday, 28th December 2017 (Conference Day 2)


08:30 hrs – 09:30 hrs   Registration


09:30 hrs – 11:00 hrs  Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 4


11:00 hrs – 11:30 hrs  Networking Break                  


11:30 hrs – 12:45 hrs  Conference Inauguration
                                  Chief Guest:
                                  Dr. Anil D. Sahasrabudhe  (Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi)


12:45 hrs – 13:45 hrs  Lunch Break


13:45 hrs – 15:15 hrs  Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 5


15:15 hrs – 15:30 hrs  Networking Break


15:30 hrs – 18:00 hrs  Parallel Workshop Sessions  (Click here for details)

                                          1. New Faculty Colloquium
                                          2. Academic Leadership in a World of Digital Disruption
                                          3. Field-based Research


18:00 hrs – 18:30 hrs  Networking Break


18:30 hrs – 19:15 hrs  Keynote Address : 4th Industrial Revolution and its Impact on Productivity and Unemployment
                                  Dr. Chandan Chowdhury
                                  (Associate Dean, Indian School of Business, Mohali ; Executive Director, Munjal Institute for Global Manufacturing and Punj Lloyd Institute of Infrastructure Management ; Practice Professor (Operations Management and Information Systems))

19:30 hrs                    Director’s Dinner


Friday, 29th December 2017 (Conference Day 3)


08:30 hrs – 09:30 hrs   Registration


09:30 hrs – 11:00 hrs  Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 6


11:00 hrs – 11:15 hrs  Networking Break


11:15 hrs – 13:00 hrs  Workshop Session  

                                          1. Publication in High Quality Journals   (Click here for details)


13:00 hrs – 14:00 hrs  Lunch Break


14:00 hrs – 15:30 hrs Parallel Technical Session: Session 7


15:30 hrs – 15:45 hrs Networking Break


15:45 hrs – 17:15 hrs Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 8


17:15 hrs – 17:30 hrs Networking Break


17:30 hrs – 19:15 hrs Workshop Session   

                                         1. Flipping the Classroom   (Click here for details)


19:30 hrs                     Conference Gala Dinner


Saturday, 30th December 2017 (Conference Day 4)


08:30 hrs – 08:45 hrs   Registration


08:45 hrs – 10:15 hrs  Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 9


10:15 hrs – 11:15 hrs  Workshop Session  

                                         1. Entrepreneurship   (Click here for details)


11:15 hrs – 11:30 hrs  Networking Break


11:30 hrs – 13:00 hrs  Parallel Technical Sessions: Session 10


13:00 hrs – 13:45 hrs  Conference Valedictory
                                  Chief Guest:
                                  Mr. S. Ganesh Mani (Senior Vice President, Hyundai Motor India Limited, Chennai)
                                  Guest of Honour:
                                 
 Mr. Kewyn George
(Executive Partner, Gartner India, Chennai)

                             
13:45 hrs – 14:45 hrs  Lunch Break


14:45 hrs                    Conference Ends



Presentation Schedule


Wednesday, 27th December 2017 (Day 1)


Session 1: (11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)

27th December Technical Session (1A) : Strategy - 1
Discussants:
1. Prof. Manikandan K.S., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Mukundhan K.V., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 1 
(11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D021 Drivers of Value Creation in the Knowledge Based Companies of India – A Case of IT Sector Doa Naqvi
D057
Promoting Dalit Entrepreneurship as a Strategic Affirmative Action
 
Saritha A K and D Mavoothu Duraipandi
D053 Strategy as actions: How Business group influence their affiliated firms performance Arun Kumar T V

27th December Technical Session (1B) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 1
Discussants:
1. Prof. Upam Pushpak Makhecha, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, ndia
2. Prof. Ayon Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 1
11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D092 Investigating the Role of Total Rewards on Retention through Self-Determination Theory Framework: A Theoretical Model in Making Jeeta Sarkar and
Anuraag Srivastav
D087 Cultural Intelligence and Expatriate Adjustment: A Social Identity Theory Perspective Rahul Sukumaran
D084 Insider Triggerred Information Security Risks Subashree Anantaraman

27th December Technical Session (1C) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 2

Discussants:
1. Prof. Abhishek Totawar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. J. B. Singh, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India

SESSION 1
11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D075 Prospecting the enablers and outcomes of employer branding Sovanjeet Mishra
and
S Pavan Kumar
D071 Empowering Leadership and Constructive Voice Behavior: Mediating Role of Team-Member Exchange and Work Engagement  Umamaheswara Rao Jada and
Susmita Mukhopadhyay
D059 Social Identity and Employee Engagement in a Cross Cultural Virtual Team: A Conceptual Analysis  Farheen Fathima SB

27th December Technical Session (1D) : Marketing - 1
Discussants:
1. Prof. Kamlesh Mehta, National University, USA
2. Prof. Satish S Maheswarappa, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 1 
11:15 hrs – 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D012 Attitudes to risk and ambiguity: Experimental evidence in a developing market using carnival games Divya Aggarwal
D026 Factors affecting heritage tourists’ return behaviour: an ordinal regression model approach Sandeep Kaur
and
Mandeep Kaur
D073 Licensing effect in Risky decision involving human life Rajkamal Mishra

27th December Technical Session (1E) : Operations & Quantitative Techniques - 1
Discussants:
1. Prof. Sriram Narayan, Michigan State University, USA
2. Prof. Sirish Kumar Gouda, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India

SESSION 1 (11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D014 A cost-sharing mechanism in ridesharing using cooperative games Srikanth Krishnaprasad
and
Rajeev R. Tripathi 
D019 Application of Cooperative Game Theory to 5G Spectrum Sharing Sudha Madhavi Dastrala
and
Rajeev Ranjan Tripathi
D085 Humanitarian/Disaster Operations: A Literature Review and Role of Coordination Mohd Kamran Rais Khan

27th December Technical Session (1F) : Finance and Accounting - 1
Discussants:
1. Dr. E. Sankara Rao, Industrial Finance Corporation of India Limited, India
2. Prof. Bipin K. Dixit, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 1 (11:15 hrs to 12:45 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D024 Earnings Management and Firm Performance: An Indian Study Sunil Kumar, Nikhil Kaushik,
and Ashutosh Verma
D046 Determinants of ownership structure: evidence from the cross-section sample of Indian firms Nabendu Paul
D054 Volatility Contagion and Market Integration across major Coal Markets: A Diagonal BEKK GARCH approach George Varghese
and
Banger Raju


Wednesday, 27th December 2017 (Day 1)

Session 2: (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)

27th December Technical Session (2A) : Strategy - 2
Discussants:
1. Prof. Manikandan K.S., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Mukundhan K.V., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D080 Towards a Model of Family Firm Sustainability: Antecedents, Mediators and Moderators Shankar Sundaram
D089 Strategic Intent of an Intrapreneurial Organisation - Understanding Events, Experiences and Realisations Anu Jayasankar
D094 The Knowledge-based View of the Firm: A Review Mueen Ahmed

27th December Technical Session (2B) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 3
Discussants:
1. Prof. Smita Chattopadhyay, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Ayon Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D051 Personality Determinants for Entrepreneurial Intention among Millennials Ashna Sehgal
D063 Heuristics and Biases: An Investigation of the Behavioral Challenges in New Product Development (NPD) Decision Making  Manoj Gopinathan and T. T. Niranjan
D077 Interpersonal (in)justice effects knowledge hiding: Moderating impact of expert power Parijat Lanke

27th December Technical Session (2C) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 4
Discussants:
1. Prof. Shailendra Singh, Indian Institute of Management Ranchi, India
2. Prof. Vijaya V., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D066 Investigating the effect of successful intelligence on psychological characteristics and entrepreneurial performance Ramanujam V and Arun Vidya K
D040 Job Competencies and Customer Service Skills: Exploring the Linkage in Cooperative Banks in Kerala Shanujas. V and T. Radha Ramanan
D033 Beyond Managing Impressions: An Exploratory Study on Name Dropping at the Workplace Manu Prasad and Abhishek Totawar

27th December Technical Session (2D) : Marketing - 2
Discussants:
1. Prof. Kamlesh Mehta, National University, USA
2. Prof. Satish S Maheswarappa, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D006 Antecedents and Potential Mediators of Customer Retention in a Digitized World: An Indian Perspective (A PLS Approach) Sangeeta Arora and Harpreet Kaur
D038 Determining the factors influencing Electronic word of mouth communication: A Conceptual Model and Some Research Proposition Anshu Rani and Shivaprasad HN
D072 Counterfeit Consumption: A Consequence of Brand Hate? Sudeep Rohit and Suresh Paul Antony

27th December Technical Session (2E) : Operations & Quantitative Techniques - 2
Discussants:
1. Prof. Daud Ahmed, Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand
2. Prof. Mahesh Gupta, University of Louisville, USA

SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D002 Production Network, Technology Choice, Capacity Investment and Inventory Sourcing: Operational Hedging under Demand Uncertainty J. Prince Vijai
D068 Supplier Development & Learning Spillover in a Triadic Supply Chain Abhishek Srivastava
and
Arqum Mateen
D078 Loss aversion of a multi-attribute utility newsvendor with recourse option Kumaravel S

27th December Technical Session (2F) : Finance and Accounting - 2
Discussants:
1. Prof. Bipin K. Dixit, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Rajendra Ganatra, CARE Advisory Research and Training Ltd., India
SESSION 2 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D010 Personal finance revisited in India: What do we mean and why does it matter? Sathyapriya Govindrajulu
and
Nandagopal Ramaswamy
D050 Leverage Effect and Volatility Asymmetry: International Evidence Parthajit Kayal and S Maheshwaran
D093 Institutional ownership and Firm innovation: Evidence from Indian firms Rupesh Sharma


Wednesday, 27th December 2017 (Day 1)

Session 3: (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)

27th December Technical Session (3A) : Economics and Public Policy
Discussants:
1. Prof. Umakant Dash, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
2. Prof. Sanja Samirana Pattnayak, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D009 Unorganised Manufacturing: Is the Nation Poised to “Make in India”? Shromona Ganguly
D031 A contracting model for an agro-business firm procuring directly from multiple farmers Nilanjan Dutta and Arshinder Kaur
D049 Relationship between health, working conditions, fatalities and productivity of construction labourers Elizabeth Varsha Paul
and
G. Nagasubramaniyan
D055 Tamil Nadu Health Insurance scheme: Empirical analysis and Criticism Sownthara Rajan E

27th December Technical Session (3B) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 5
Discussants:
1. Prof. Smita Chattopadhyay, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Abhishek Totawar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D016 What matters: reality or perceptions? Akanksha Jaiswal and Lata Dyaram
D017  A study on Practices of Human Resource Management (HRM) that influence Intrapreneurial Behavior among employees in Information Technology Organizations with special reference to Karnataka Gireesh Y.M.
D097 Morphogenetic Approach to Organizational Learning: A Structure-Agency Perspective Nidheesh Joseph

27th December Technical Session (3C) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 6
Discussants:
1. Prof. Shailendra Singh, Indian Institute of Management Ranchi, India
2. Prof. Vijaya V., Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D029 The Perceived Organisational Attitude towards Smartphone Intrusion and its Impact on Job Performance Preetha Leena,  Kirupa Priyadarshini and Allwinson Paul
D028 Trade-off between Organisational Effectiveness and Work-Stress: Identifying Moderating and Mediating Variables Pijus Kanti Bhuin
D044 (Mis)Use of the Internet: Motives and Regulative Measures of Cyberloafing Padmavathi Shenoy and Manu Prasad
D061 Talent Management Processes & Organization HR Outcomes Jayaraman Subramaniam,
Parvaiz Talib and Pramod Kumar

27th December Technical Session (3D) : Organizational Behaviour and HR Management - 7 
Discussants:
1. Prof. Upam Pushpak Makhecha, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Apoorv Khare, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D042 Technostress and Job Engagement among Higher Secondary School Teachers Genimon Vadakkemulanjanal
and
Devi Soumyaja
D035 Workplace Spirituality and Employee Loyalty among Higher Education Sector Academicians: exploring the mediating effect of Wellbeing at Work Nimitha Aboobaker and Manoj Edward
D005 Unfavorable Consequences of Engagement: A Proposed Research Model Varun Elembilassery

27th December Technical Session (3E) : Operations & Quantitative Techniques - 3
Discussants:
1. Prof. Anthony Paulraj, University of Nottingham, Ningbo Campus, China
2. Dr. Geoffery Clements, Commonwealth Association for Infrastructure Development, UK
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D036 Antecedents and outcomes of project management success in construction industry Divya P. Velayudhan and Sam Thomas
D045 Error in health insurance claims processing and knowledge flow as remedy: An exploration Rajaram Natarajan and Ajith Kumar J
D096 Sequencing Advertising Campaigns in Social Media Parshuram Hotkar and Rajiv Garg
D023 Integrated Management System Implementation in Service SMEs Abhishek Vashishth,
Ayon Chakraborty,
Sirish Kumar Gouda
and
Gajanand M.S.

27th December Technical Session (3F) : Finance and Accounting - 3
Discussants:
1. Dr. Rajendra Ganatra, CARE Advisory Research and Training Ltd., India
2. Prof. V. Gopal, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D074 Structuring and Security Selection in Venture Contracts: Evidence from India Kuruva Ramesh
and
Annamalai Thillai Rajan
D064 Asymmetric information and equity issue decision of zero debt firms in India Bipin Sony and Saumitra Bhaduri
D069 Business groups and cash holdings: Evidence in India Swechha Chada and Bipin Kumar Dixit
D086 Board Composition and Related Party Transactions: Evidence from India Narendra Nath Kushwaha
and
Bipin Kumar Dixit

27th December Technical Session (3G) : Information Systems
Discussants:
1. Prof. M. P. Jaiswal, Indian Institute of Management Sambalpur, India
2. Prof. J. B. Singh, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 3 (15:30  to 17:30)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
D003 IoT as an enabler of digital innovation at Indian Public Sector Retail Oil Outlets Sudip Das, Shailendra Kumar Pokhriyal
and Geo Jos Fernandez
D047 Building Digital Health through Online Pharmacies: Role of Consumer Acceptance & Antecedents  Pramukh Medi, Madhavaiah Chenndragiri
and Prashanth Vodnala
D025 IT Practices in Cloud-Based Start-Ups Ramnath Pallasena and Mayank Sharma
D052 Dark Side of Mobile Phones: A Critical Outlook through Intraview Vimal Kumar M


Thursday, 28thDecember 2017 (Day 2)

Session 4: (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)


28th December Technical Session (4A) : Capital Markets
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. V. Gopal, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Prashant Gupta, International Management Institute Delhi, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A159 Linkages between Indian and Chinese stock market: Evidence from the pre- and post- global financial crisis Vijayalakshmi Sundar and Daniel Lazar
A386 A Comparative Study Of Volatility Between Equity And Derivative Market Juhi Singh and Jeevananthan Manickavasagam
A337 Select Macroeconomic Variables and Its Impact on Nifty 50 Stock Market Index: Empirical Evidence from India Bhuvaneshwari Dheyvendhren and Ramya Krishnaraj
A030 Does big data influences the capital markets- a deep dive Rajesh Singh

28th December Technical Session (4B) : Finance - General
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Suresh Babu Nagarajan, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
2. Dr. Aman Srivastava, International Management Institute Delhi, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A355 Role of DIC in easing MSME Financing Woes in Kamrup District Maumita Choudhury and Chandana Goswami
A025 Do determinants of bank stock price performance change over time? Evidence from India Rajveer Rawlin and Ramaswamy Shanmugham
A045 Did earnings quality improve in India? Ajit Dayanandan and Jaspreet Sra
A684 Personality Type, Risk Attitude and Investment Behavior: Evidence from Indian Retail Investors Aman Srivastava and Swati Agrawal
A731 Gender Quotas, Duality, Board Independence & Firm Performance Geeta Duppati, Neha Matlani, Frank Scrimgeour, Varsha Shinde and Debasis Patnaik

28th December Technical Session (4C) : Digital Marketing - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Radhakrishnan Perumalsamy, Emirates College for Management & IT, United Arab Emirates
2. Dr. Satish S Maheswarappa, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A076 A   study on influence of trade value offered by e-marketers on intention quotient of Mumbai based online shoppers to shop online Khan Asmatara, Chandrahauns R. Chavan and M. Z. Shaikh
A150 Selection of shopping website for Private Label Brands (PLB): An application of AHP and fuzzy TOPSIS Sumit Kumar, Bibhas Chandra and Piyal Sarkar
A251 Primordial psychodynamic e-promiscuity: A phenomenological approach Benny Godwin and Rowena Wright
A061 Factor influencing purchase decision of consumer towards notebook computers in Tamil Nadu Yuvaraaj D and Parthiban K
A288 Towards developing a market based online mobile recommendation technique in a fuzzy environment Madhu Mandal

28th December Technical Session (4D) : Consumer Behavior - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. M. Geetha, Indian Institute of Management Amritsar, India
2. Dr. Ravi Kumar Jain, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A144 The changing role of marketing in the organization of Indian origin Archita Pal Choudhury, Amit Kundu and Arabinda Bhattacharya
A306 Attitude-Motivation-Behavior framework: A study of children’s food purchase decision making process Madhu Mandal
A491 Environmental awareness, attitude & intention of commuters to use public transport for daily commute Gopi S, Balamurugan G and Praveen Paul J
A394 Co‐creation and Satisfaction across Fitness Centers: An Exploratory Study using fsQCA Chakravarthi Koundinya and Vijayudu Gnanamkonda
A716 Consumer decision making model for adoption of digital payments: Integrating trust and risk with theory of planned behavior Nikunj Kumar Jain and Alok Kumar Singh

28th December Technical Session (4E) : Knowledge Management and Digitization at Work Place
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Daud Ahmed, Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand
2. Dr. Venkataraghavan K., Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A093 Social media is course/boon for employees’ productivity in banking sector Pooja Rani and Satinder Kumar
A258 Social Media tools enhances better performance and career prospects for student community Hemalatha Sivakumar and V. J. Sivakumar
A427 Impact of technical and cognitive influences on adoption of mobile banking among youngsters Radhakrishnan Raman and Lakshmi Devasena C
A329 From Intellectual Capital to Firm’s Health Indicator: The role of Absorptive capacity Neha Smriti and Niladri Das
A511 Social Capital, Knowledge sharing behavior and Job performance of employees: An empirical study in Knowledge based organisations Neethu Mohammed and Kamalanabhan T. J



28th December Technical Session (4F) : Green Manufacturing & Services Management
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Debabrata Ghosh, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, Malaysia
2. Dr. Shivanand Teli, Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs  to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A014 A study on green management practices in hospitals Kotla Srikanth and Sapna Singh
A325 Awareness and green purchase attitude of Millennials with special reference to health care products M. Selvalakshmi
A028 Indicators for measuring sustainability in process industry: a case study of the chemical industry Sunil Kumar and  B K Mangaraj
A321 Quantitative assessment of the environmental impact of construction project: Indian case study Sunil Kumar, Gonzalo Fernández-Sánchez, Reghunath Kodakkal and Chakradhar Iyyunni
A200 Integration of lean and green manufacturing: A systematic review Harjyot Singh Negi, S. N. Teli, Koilakuntla Maddulety, Vishal Patiyal and G. S. Katke

28th December Technical Session (4G) : Total Quality Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Sriram Narayanan, Michigan State University, USA
2. Col. Santosh Kumar Dabral, Metal Forgings Pvt. Ltd., India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A013 A study on impact of total quality management on performance of self-financing engineering institute Praveenkumar T, Kirupa Priyadarsini and Baskaran Ranganathan
A238 A study on implementation of TQM in Federal Bank in Alappuzha Anju Joseph K and Arun Kumar P
A221 Total Quality Management exploitation and exploration perspective: A framework Sachin Modgil, Rohit Kumar Singh and Vandana Sonwaney
A010 Hidden cost of quality: A review Amar Murumkar, S. N. Teli, Umesh Bhushi and A. S. Deshpande
A015 Effect of Supplier Quality Management(SQM) on performance measures of manufacturing organization Madan Jagtap, S. N. Teli, V. A. Raikar and Pramod Deshmukh

28th December Technical Session (4H) : Optimization
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ram Gopalan, Rutgers University School of Business, USA
2. Dr. Rajeev Ranjan Tripathi, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A307 Thirty Years of Airline Maintenance Optimization Ram Gopalan
A109 Optimizing intermodal freight transportation services based on price sensitivity and terminal location Aalok Kumar and Ramesh Anbanandam
A211 Optimization of non‐ conventional machining process parameters using teaching learning based optimization Bijulal D., Georgy Mavely and Arun S.
A210 Optimization of raw material cost: A case of valve manufacturing industry Yogesh Dhumal, S. N. Teli and Vijay Majali
A107 Innovative heuristics model for dynamic supplier selection and management Jeyanthi Natarajan and Radhakrishnan Perumalsamy

28th December Technical Session (4I) : Operations Strategy
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Himanshu Shee, Victoria University Melbourne, Australia
2. Dr. Alka Nand, Monash University, Australia
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract_ID Paper Title Author/s
A023 Operations strategy and the use of secondary data: a literature review Alka Nand and Ananya Bhattacharya
A038 Optimal inventory policy under credit financing for dynamic marketing strategy Alok Kumar and Udayan Chanda
A206 Impact of make-to-order strategy on inventory routing problem with different lead-time guarantee Samiran Bera and Thyagaraj S Kuthambalayan
A066 Effect of Energy Resource Consumption Forecasting on Procurement Strategy: A Case of CFFP, BHEL, Haridwar Iram Naim, Tripti Mahara and Surendra Kumar
A309 Distribution strategy selection for an e-tailer: DANP approach Rohit Titiyal

28th December Technical Session (4J) : Strategic and General Management - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Rajeev Sharma, Waikato Management School, New Zealand
2. Dr. Som Sekhar Bhattacharyya, National Institute of Industrial Engineering, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A463 Alluring organisation: Perceived CSR as an antecedent to employer branding Ankur Jha and Ankit
A571 Diversification of cropping patterns of some major crops in southern Odisha Bimal Choudhury
A520 Use of Biomimetics for Business Strategies in Modern Organisations Sheelratan Bansode and Rahul Hiremath
A639 Thesis on mergers & acquisitions in the credit-rating sector Aadithyaa Sundaresan and Tanushree Mahapatra
A707 What is the Impact of Formal Financing Decision of regional Entrepreneurs? Special Reference to registered Commercial Banks in private sector P. I. N. Fernando

28th December Technical Session (4K) : General Management - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. E. Sankara Rao, Industrial Finance Corporation of India Limited, India
2. Dr. Soni Agrawal, International Management Institute Kolkata, India
SESSION 4 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A292 Factors affecting employee happiness at workplace: a study on indian banking sector Arijit Choudhury, Anirban Dutta and Sonit Dutta
A607 Finding consistent customer buying behavior in variant rich automotive industry Tilak Singh and Sabitha Devarajulu
A104 A systematic review of e-auction and e-negotiation websites using Montreal taxonomy and times model Sunil Pathak and Ramnath P K
A683 Financial Benchmark of a Supply chain in Indian Automobile Industry Manisha Sharma, Dinesh Sharma and Prashant Gupta
A715  Impact of Talent Management on Attrition Intention Memendu Showry


Thursday, 28thDecember 2017 (Day 2)

Session 5: (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)

28th December Technical Session (5A) : International Finance
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Jyoti Gupta, École supérieure de commerce de Paris (ESCP), Europe
2. Dr. Madhu Veeraraghavan, T.A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A052 Sovereign debt restructuring: a study of the inadequacies of the contractual approach Salamah Ansari and  
A285 Impact of make in India on FDI Aswinji. Baburaj and Gomathi Sankar Jeganathan
A356 Effect of select macroeconomic factors in BRICS and G7 equity markets’ performance A. Kamalakkannan and A. Balakrishnan
A357 Internal and External Spillovers: An analysis of the BRICS economy using a VAR-BEKK framework Saswat Patra and Pradiptarathi Panda
A637 Regional and global liquidity spill over in Asia Suraj Kumar and P Krishna Prasanna

28th December Technical Session (5B) : Supplier Management 
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Bhimaraya Metri, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. T A S Vijayaraghavan, Xavier School of Management (XLRI) Jamshedpur, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A078 The buyer-supplier cooperation in the context of supply chain management: a scale development Arijit Mitra and TAS Vijayaraghavan
A548 Impact of Country’s Supply Chain Resilience on Supplier Integration and Operational Performance Sirish Gouda and Sreedevi R
A048 Analyzing the strategic decisions of an OEM and remanufacturer under competition and contracts Debabrata Ghosh, Sirish Gouda and Sanjeev Swami
A506 Vendor Development Process in the Pharma industry in Hyderabad Maradani Pavan Mani Manohar, Acharyulu Gvrk and Ramanjaneyulu Mogili
A380 Effect of demand information decoupling point on supplier disruption Thomas Vempiliyath and Biswajit Mahanty

28th December Technical Session (5C) : ICT4D and India
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Bharat Bhasker, Indian Institute of Management Raipur, India
2. Dr. Mahadeo Prasad Jaiswal, Indian Institute of Management Sambalpur, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A260 The linkage between digital payments and India’s economic growth: An empirical evidence Vandana Bhavsar and Abhijeet Sangapurkar
A106 Empirical investigation of e‐ commerce adoption by wooden handicraft SMEs of Saharanpur, India Rohit Yadav and Tripti Mahara
A522 A Study on the Factors Affecting Consumer intention to Use Mobile Based Payment Systems in Retail Stores Vivekanandan K and Pradeepkumar C
A652 Bridging Digital divide in Rural India: A Distant Dream Rahul Mohare, Aniruddha Akarte and Devdatta Tare
A036 Linking medical transcription with treatment quality, treatment accuracy and patient satisfaction Shubhagata Roy  and  Samyadip Chakraborty

28th December Technical Session (5D) : Strategic and Brand Management - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Dheeraj Sharma, Indian Institute of Management Rohtak, India
2. Dr. Ram Gopalan, Rutgers University School of Business, USA
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A005 Assessment of strategic retail loyalty program with SMAC framework – A case study in Indian pharmaceutical industry Arabinda Bhandari
A162 An empirical study on the factors motivating consumer engagement with brand pages over social media Fedric Kujur and Saumya Singh
A176 Integrating marketing strategies with supply chain strategies in using AHP Sai Ganesh VM and Nidhi MB
A509 Indian Women Attitude towards Private Label Brands Priyadharshini Kanji and Muruganantham Ganesan
A556 Rise of Political marketing in India evidence from election expenditure of national parties Md Safiullah, Pramod Pathak and Saumya Singh

28th December Technical Session (5E) : Employee Engagement
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Shailendra Singh, Indian Institute of Management Ranchi, India
2. Dr. Neelu Rohmetra, Indian Institute of Management Sirmaur, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A156 The axiom: Talent Retention. Does person-organization fit and employee engagement contribute to talent retention Saraswathy R, Mutharasi P and Nivethitha S S
A470 Employee engagement and corporate sustainability Sumita Ketkar and Roma Puri
A214 Turnover intention among textile workers: Effects of engagement and job satisfaction Nivethitha Santhanam, Mutharasi P and Saraswathy R
A250 Moderating role of organizational commitment on the relationship between training and performance Abubakar Sadiq Abdullahi
A391 The Impact of organizational Silence on Job Embeddedness and Work Engagement Smitha Rajappan and Kirupa Priyadarsini

28th December Technical Session (5F) : Sustainability Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ajith Prasad, Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, India
2. Dr. Mini Shaji Thomas, National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A255 Sustainability assessment of automobiles through mass-based recyclability profiling Aravind G, Arshinder Kaur and Lakshmi Vaidyanathan
A007 Sustainability among consumers Amulya Gurtu and Sampathkumar Ranganathan
A069 Exploring Effect of Using Solar Energy on Sustainable Business Practices in Indian Context Alok Kumar Singh and Nisheeth Porwal
A297 Application of system dynamics and simulation in sustainable network design decisions Ankit Sharma
A459 A systematic framework for implementing circular manufacturing system based on industry 4.0 Murugaiyan Pachayappan

28th December Technical Session (5G) : Operations Management - General
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Himanshu Shee, Victoria University Melbourne , Australia
2. Dr. S. Vinodh, National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A486 A study on warehouse layout and labour efficiency of a typical automobile industry Ijaz Ahmed, Balaji M and Nivedhita Santhanam
A346 Behavioural Operations Management: A Review and Research Opportunities Prem Prakash Dayal and Kampan Mukherjee
A145 Demystifying automobile and pharmaceutical sector recalls: An empirical study in the Indian context Soumya Vaithinathan and Samir Srivastava
A249 Capacity utilization and efficiency of Indian manufacturing sector: a firm level comparative analysis Shrabani Mukherjee and Karan Sharma
A077 Influence of supplier selection practices on performance of the government ministries in Kenya Apopa Vincensia Anyango

28th December Technical Session (5H) : Analytics for Decision Making
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Daud Ahmed, Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand
2. Dr. B. S. Sawant, Bhaurao Patil Institute of Management Studies and Research, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A001 The influence of big data analytics based infrastructure flexibility capabilities on supply chain resilience Santanu Mandal
A180 Supply chain analytics: A case study of data warehouse based analysis Gurdeep Singh
A324 Tourism analytics of popular sites in Punjab using R and Hadoop Tanveer Kajla and Sahil Raj
A461 Big data analytics in strategic decision-making and performance measurement Daud Ahmed and M Rajib Hasan
A002 The influence of big data analytics based personnel expertise capabilities on supply chain agility Santanu Mandal

28th December Technical Session (5I) : Tourism and Hospitality Management - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Chandrasekhar Mylavarapu, Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam, India
2. Dr. G. Anand, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A068 Sustainable tourism as a tool for marketing innovation for service providers Manish Saraf
A157 Tourism demand forecasting with neuro-fuzzy approach Anurag Kulshrestha, Abhishek Kulshrestha and Shikha Suman
A256 A service quality analysis of Indian airline industry Sajeev Abraham George
A272 Consumer’s environmental concern towards tourism Rhulia Nukhu and Rhulia Nukhu
A713 Implementing Lean in a Restaurant: A Feasibility Study Anand Gurumurthy and Shobhit Mittal 

28th December Technical Session (5J) : Transportation & Logistics Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. G. Raghuram, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India
2. Dr. Amulya Gurtu, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, USA
SESSION 5 (13:45 hrs to 15:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A364 A Study on The Behavioural Aspect of Container Transshipment of Indian Sub-Continent Kaza Sricharan Yajvi
A024 Strategic logistics outsourcing success framework: a study of Indian businesses Himanshu Shee and Vijay Sangam
A412 Information and communication technology (ICT) adoption and its impact on third-party logistics (3PL) Shalini Prieya A D, Sankarnarayanan S and Renjith Kumar R
A666 Spot demand seat allocation for inter-city bus services T. Godwin

 
Friday, 29th December 2017 (Day 3)

Session 6: (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)


29th December Technical Session (6A) : Corporate Finance and Accounting
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. P. K. Biswas, Institute for Financial Management and Research, India
2. Dr. Lekshmi N Pillai, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A062 Analysis of working capital of Indian paper industry Yuvaraaj D and Parthiban K
A305 A Comparative Study on Indian GAAP, IRFS and IND AS  Valerie Francis and Shyam Shukla
A370 Investment decision on homestay business:  A case study of Kodagu district Swetha P.A and Srinivas K.T
A634 Factors influencing return on total assets of selected Indian private sector paper industry Yuvaraaj D
A338 Performance of Indian IPOs: Is there a “Modi Effect”? Ramachandran Natarajan and Aishwarya Gokhale

29th December Technical Session (6B) : IT in Recent Times
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Shailendra Palvia, Long Island University, USA
2. Dr. Sreevatsalan Nilakanta, Iowa State University, USA
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs  to 11:00 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A016 Moderating effect of Age and Experience on factors influencing cloud computing adoption Shailja Tripathi
A709 Use, User Satisfaction and Perception of Corruption in India: An Empirical Study of Business to e-Government (B2G) in India Shailendra C. Jain Palvia, Sharad Sharma, Ayushi Tandon and Sanjay Verma
A012 Blended learning: An experiment with high school kids Amogh Agrawal
A294 Comparative analysis of cloud computing adoption in adopter and non-adopter firms Jigeesh Nasina and Shailja Tripathi
A050 The perceptual antecedents of the diffusion of big data technology as an innovation among US farmers- a B2B perspective Priyanka Jayashankar, Sree Nilakanta, Westley Johnston and Reed Burees

29th December Technical Session (6C) : Consumer Behavior - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Darry Penceliah, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
2. Prof. Praveen S, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A172 Factors influencing purchase intention: Social commerce perspective Kamaljeet Kaur and Satinder Kumar
A440 Analysis of consumer  preference and buying  pattern in low involvement  category ‐ in this case rava J. Masthan Mohideen and Nithya Murugan
A442 The impact of C2C communication and shared information on buying decision: A buyers’ perspective in Indian scenario Jamshida K V
A534 the influence of Convenience Goods Packaging on Consumer Buying Behaviour in South Africa Darry Penceliah and Faith Tinonetsana
A649 Consumer Perception and Satisfaction of Switching from Postpaid to Prepaid Model in Electricity Cons Samita Mahapatra and Devidas Golhar

29th December Technical Session (6D) : Development and Contemporary Issues in Indian Economy
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ravinder Rena, Monarch Business School, Switzerland
2. Dr. Saumen Majumdar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A222 Perception of people towards Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY): A study of selected villages at district Sirsa Alka Basu and Rajwinder Singh
A203 A pragmatic cram on demonetization: Impact on economy Rahul Khandelwal
A340 An empirical investigation of the effect of Demonetization in Indian banking sector Anjaly B and Malavika Deo
A094 Globalization and inequality – a pathway through education Kishan P K V
A708 Corporate Social Responsibility: A Half-hearted Attempt by CPSEs Shailendra Nigam and Soni Agrawal

29th December Technical Session (6E) : Managerial Decision Making
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Satish Deshpande, Western Michigan University, USA
2. Prof. Smita Chattopadhyay, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, Indi
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A378 Emotions in Decision Sciences:Influence of EI and EL on decision-making abilities of Indian managers Nitu Ghosh, Deeksha V and Pavan N
A658 Impact of psychological factors on investors’ decision making in real estate sector Hemavathy Ramasubbian and Kirupa Priyadarsini M
A371 Personality Determinants for Entrepreneurial Intentions among Millennials Ashna Sehgal
A629 An empirical assessment on behavioural dimensions and individual differences in decision making A. Hanis Sultana and R Venkatapathy
A177 Do personality traits influence nascent entrepreneurship rate?: A study in the global context Supriyo Das, Amit Kundu and Arabinda Bhattacharya

29th December Technical Session (6F) : Corporate Governance
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Jyoti Gupta, École supérieure de commerce de Paris (ESCP), Europe
2. Dr. Smita Kashiramka, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A063 Factors influencing the financial performance of selected Indian private sector paper industry Yuvaraaj D and Perumal R
A113 Financing constraints and exports: evidence from Indian firms Padmaja M and Subash S
A154 Is short-term market reaction to cross-border M&As different from domestic M&As? P K Ranju and T Mallikarjunappa
A673 Banker on Board and the Debt-Equity Choice - Evidence from India Suja Sekhar and Jijo Lukose P J
A682 SME Financing: IPO Issue and Post-IPO Analysis Ashish Sharma and Prashant Gupta

29th December Technical Session (6G) : Decision Making for Sustainability
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Vinu C T, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Mr. Sunil Kumar, L&T Institute of Project Management, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A152 Sustainable and resilient network design for Indian airline industry Himanshu Rathore and Suresh Kumar Jakhar
A166 Total interpretive structural model based approach for modelling the sustainable coal mining enabler Hasanuzzaman and Chandan Bhar
A360 Application of Multi-Criteria Decision Making Techniques in Sustainable Development: A Literature Review Aditya Kumar Sahu, Kampan Mukherjee and Debabrata Das
A465 A study of critical success factors in achieving inclusive sustainable development in India Kirti Rajhans and Ratri Parida
A538 The Emergence of Electric Vehicle for Sustainable Development: Growth of Tesla, inc. Shirmila T and Arun Kumar C

29th December Technical Session (6H) : Supply Chain Risk Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Nachiappan Subramanian, University of Sussex, UK
2. Rajwinder Singh, Punjab University Patiala, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A224 Identification of risk involved in construction projects Manpreet Kaur and Rajwinder Singh
A397 Supply Chain Disruption Risk Drivers and Performance: Empirical evidence Nachiappan Subramanian and Mahour Mellat-Parast
A575 Ethics of Risk: A Supply Chain Perspective Ranjit Roy Ghatak
A167 Analysing the risks in globalised supply chains Shipra Pandey, Rajesh Kr Singh and Anjali Kaushik
A233 Supply chain risk management in MSME’s Rajvinder Singh Gheer and Vanika Chawla

29th December Technical Session (6I) : Six Sigma & Operational Excellence
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Mahesh Gupta, University of Louisville, USA
2. Dr. Shivanand Teli, Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A148 A winning approach for airports to enhance revenues and passenger satisfaction using Six Sigma philosophy Senthil Kumar Anantharaman
A373 Application of Six Sigma to Reduce of Fresh Water Consumption S. N. Teli, Gopal Buchade and Bhimaraya Metri
A508 A Study on Work Efficiency Improvement: Multiple Handling Issues and Rejections Sravani Gokaraju, PRC Gopal and Balaji M
A646 Theory of Constraints + Lean + Six Sigma : A Unified Framework for TLS Orientation Mahesh Gupta, Animesh Goyal and Abhijeet Digalwar

29th December Technical Session (6J) : Quantitative Modelling Approaches to Supply Chains 
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Subhash C. Sarin, Virginia Tech, USA
2. Prof. T A S Vijayaraghavan, Xavier School of Management (XLRI) Jamshedpur, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A219 VMI model for multi-retailer multi-product with variable lead times and unequal shipment frequencies Debashish Kumar, Danish Ali Khan and Tarni Mandal
A570 Effect of returns policy in a duopolistic competition S. Yamini
A240 An integrated study of wholesale-price, buy back and quantity flexibility contracts under supply and demand uncertainty Jaimini Bhattacharyya, Nilanjan Dutta, Arshinder Kaur and Rahul Marathe
A389 Use of Newsvendor Model in Closed-loop Supply Chains Subhash C. Sarin and Jie Zhang
A624 Influence of returns policy on supply chain coordination S. Yamini

29th December Technical Session (6K) : Use of AHP in Decision Making - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Jatinder (Jeet) N. D. Gupta, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA
2. Dr. Suresh Subramoniam, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A388 Configuration Management Decision Making Using AHP Suresh Kumar C and Suresh Subramoniam
A622 An extended extent analysis method on fuzzy AHP with trapezoidal fuzzy numbers - A case study on problem of student dropouts in schools Mahender Reddy and Kousalya P
A635 Indian judiciary imprisoned: an integrated AHP-TOPSIS approach to judicial productivity Samudra Sen
A141 Ranking of Switching Barriers among telecom service providers using AHP Reuban Jacob and Suresh Subramoniam
A164 Business Schools Ranking Using Analytic Hierarchy Process Noorudeen M, Nizar Hussain M and Suresh Subramoniam

29th December Technical Session (6L) : Strategic and General Management - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Raghunathan Srinivasan, University of Texas - Dallas, USA
2. Dr. Nithyananda KV, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 6 (09:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A504 Digitization and Futuristic Organizations: Implications for Human Resource Management in Indian Organizations Roma Puri and Sumita Ketkar
A081 A study on Indian tea industry Tripti Paul, Mohammed Arif and Sandeep Mondal
A086 Legal aspects of big data analytics - an Indian perspective Nithyananda KV
A358 Effectiveness of CSR Spending: Evidences from Indian Companies Ramakrushna Panigrahi
A399 The design and implementation of an SEM Platform M Daud Ahmed

Friday, 29th December 2017 (Day 3)

Session 7: (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)


29th December Technical Session (7A) : Corporate Strategy
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Lekshmi N Pillai, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
2. Dr. Smita Kashiramka, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A087 Converging business and customer centric approaches for value creation in hotel industry Rachita Sambyal, Amandeep Singh Marwaha and Anupreet Kaur Mavi
A400 Board Composition, Ownership and Firm Performance: Evidence from India Bipin Kumar Dixit, Rahul Gaikwad and Narendra Nath Kushwaha
A043 The role of absorptive capacity and innovation on the link between the strategic perspectives and firm performance Rajesh K  and Sindhuja P N
A387 Strategic alignment of ERP systems and changes in business performance: A competitive advantage Rajeev KR and S. Sankaranarayanan
A720 Board Interlocks and Innovation in High-Tech Industries in India Jijo Lukose P.J.

29th December Technical Session (7B) : Enterprse IT
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. S. Sakthivel, Bowling Green State University, USA
2. Dr. Arya Kumar, Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A034 Examining the effect of technology leadership on knowledge sharing behaviour Anugamini Srivastava
A047 Borderless enterprise through ERP iii - shift towards an integrated data driven environment Sini Pillai, Raj Mohan and Gana Deepa
A230 Organizational perspective of critical success factor to establish ERP as a sustainable solution Ipsita Saha, Amit Kundu and Sadhan Kumar Ghosh
A612 Knowledge management framework for decision support system in higher education institutes in India Manish Dave and Arya Kumar
A435 Knowledge creation process and its impact on employee skill development in software industry Arunima K V and P Pakkeerappa

29th December Technical Session (7C) : Digital Marketing - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Shailendra Palvia, Long Island University, USA
2. Dr. Venkataraghavan K, Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A160 Role of electronic word of mouth in consumer information search in India. Anshu Rani and Shivaprasad HN
A531 Factors influencing the Brand Engagement Behaviour in Facebook Pages Sudarsan Jayasingh
A555 Exploring Consumer Attitudes towards Social Recommendation Systems Preeti Virdi, Arti D. Kalro and Dinesh Sharma
A603 Psychometric index development of online review helpfulness Rachita Kashyap, Ankit Kesharwanib and Abhilash Ponnamb
A609 Factors affecting showrooming behaviour and webrooming behaviour: A conceptual framework Sourabh Arora and Sangeeta Sahney

29th December Technical Session (7D) : Economics - Conservation and other aspects
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ravinder Rena, Monarch Business School, Switzerland
2. Dr. Sarabjeet D. Natesan, S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A008 Nudging towards water conservation Lakshmi R.B
A075 Some ideas on the measurement of maturity level efficiency using SD tools Sambasivam Srinivasan
A521 Influence of Psychological factors on Retirement Planning - A Model Building Approach V. Rajeshkumar and R.Kasilingam
A638 Role reversal in care giving - Alzheimer patients Pushpanathan Sethurathinam and G Nagasubramaniyan
A163 Co-integration in global currencies and pairs trading: An empirical study Harshitha Moulya, Abuzar Mohammadi and Mallikarjunappa T

29th December Technical Session (7E) : People Management in Organizations
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Satish Deshpande, Western Michigan University, USA
2. Prof. Abhishek Totawar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A090 Role of organisational justice and job characteristic on job engagement among women employees S.M. Deepa
A395 Employee Motivation in Indian Defence Public Sector Unit: An Employee Perspective Yadav Abhishek Mahendrapratap
A365 Virtual Global Workplaces and Collaborations:  A Future Trend Kamlesh Mehta  and Vivek Shah
A554 A Study on assessing the skills of management students more effectively Nima Ravi
A594 Impact of Organizational Attributes on the Career Prospects and Intentions of the Engineering Graduates Vijaya Mani

29th December Technical Session (7F) : Corporate Governance, Industry Specific Decision Making and Strategy Formulation - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Som Sekhar Bhattacharyya, National Institute of Industrial Engineering, India
2. Dr. Arun Kumar Rath, International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A254 Sustainable development goals – Application in Indian corporate sector Neelesh Kumar Sah
A453 Trends and challenges in family business management K. Soundarapandiyan, Kenneth Larson S and Hariharan M
A545 Corporate Governance and Firm Performance: Role of Audit Committees Raj Kovid
A383 Corporate governance characteristics and its effect on firm value with respect to small and mid-cap companies Manikandan Kadappan and Jeevananthan Manickavasagam
A283 Performance analysis of family business - A study of listed SMEs in India Rashmi Soni and Shaila Srivastava

29th December Technical Session (7G) : Tourism and Hospitality Management - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Kannan Govindan, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
2. Prof. Praveen S, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A580 To Roots - Experimenting with Experiential travel & Digital Marketing Shailesh Pandey, Shruti Joshi and Nilesh Kate
A645 A Study on the effectiveness of ASAP as a skill development scheme for tourism in Kerala Nimina Ramachandran and Sindhu R Babu 
A606 Tourists' satisfaction and tourists' discipline: Contradictory or complementary concepts S. N. Bagchi
A553 Key Factors in Guests’ Perception of Hotel Atmosphere : A Case on Pokhara, Nepal Md.Wahidul Habib and Urmee Ghose
A714 Co-creation in Tourism Praveen S

29th December Technical Session (7H) : Healthcare Operations Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Radhakrishnan Perumalsamy, Emirates College for Management & IT, United Arab Emirates
2. Dr. G V R K Acharyulu, University of Hyderabad, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A004 Enablers of perceived relevance and perceived prescriptivity: A study in Indian healthcare context Samyadip Chakraborty, Tulika Chakravorty and Rajesh Kalepu
A454 Healthcare supply chain: Analysis of causal relationships between risks Dindayal Agrawal and Jitendra Madaan
A369 Risks Prioritization in Healthcare Supply Chain using Fuzzy DEMATEL Technique Dindayal Agrawal and Jitendra Madaan
A377 Simulation in healthcare logistics: A review Sumanta Roy and Prasanna Venkatesan S
A490 A study on service excellence in a healthcare industry – a TOC approach Dheepthi R J, M Balaji and PRC Gopal

29th December Technical Session (7I) : Contemporary Issues in SCM - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Antony Paulraj, University of Nottingham, Ningbo Campus, China
2. Dr. Anto Verghese, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, USA
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A367 Supply Chain Issues in MSME food industry: A Review Arun Jose and Prasanna Venkatesan S
A105 Assessment of flexible supply chain: A case of Indian soap manufacturing firm Rohit Kumar Singh, Sachin Modgil and Vandana Sonwaney
A452 Managing blood supply chains: Open source applications and process mining Sudhanshu Singh, Rakesh Verma and Kannan Govindan
A507 Traditional vs New Third and Fourth party Logisitics : Challenges and Opportunities in the Indian Market  Jestin Johny and Rodon Andrades
A300 Commitment, customer reciprocity, and resilience: a supplier perspective Anto Verghese and Xenophon Koufteros

29th December Technical Session (7J) : Service Quality Management
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Sivakumar S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Rajwinder Singh, Punjab University Patiala, India

SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A433 An analysis of service quality among book retail stores. Pratim Chattopadhyay, Nithya Murugan and PRC Gopal
A213 Managing service queues in the presence of revisiting customers S Srivatsa Srinivas and Rahul R Marathe
A289 Digital Healthcare Services as enablers to serve quality dimensions Siva Prasad and Samyadip Chakraborty
A006 Antecedents and consequences of service delivery knowledge creation – An empirical study Rajesh Kalepu, Samyadip Chakraborty and Tulika Chakravorty
A217 To study problems faced by manufacturing and service sector Kamaljeet Singh and Rajwinder Singh

29th December Technical Session (7K) : Use of AHP in Decision Making - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Jatinder (Jeet) N. D. Gupta, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA
2. Dr. Gajanand M S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India

SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A280 Ranking of success factors in technology transfer using analytic hierarchy process PK Jayan and Suresh Subramoniam
A041 Application of kernel density and analytical hierarchy process technique in determination of new ret Vikas Singla and Harpreet Singh
A443 On the validity of inconsistency measure in the analytic hierarchy process Ram Kumar Dhurkari and Anjan Kumar Swain
A099 Integrated AHP and fuzzy VIKOR method to evaluate service quality of healthcare in India Kumar Jyotiraditya, Manindra Rajak and Krishnendu Shaw

29th December Technical Session (7L) : General Management - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Mr. Sandeep Roy, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, India
2. Dr. Deepak Kumar Srivastava, Nirma University, India
SESSION 7 (14:00 hrs to 15:30 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A636 Developing criteria for design guideline of evacuation centre in flood prone areas of Malaysia Aainaa Suhardi
A270 Risk mitigation through optimal categorization of shares in NSE Kavitha Muthukumaran
A599 A study  on Japanese Kaizen  originated from Japan 70 years ago vs Indian Literature "Thirukkural" of 1700 years history Thirumani Muniswami Iyer Venkatesan and Goutam Kumar Kundu
A615 Evaluation of information security management and performance through the lens of security policy and culture Sindhuja P N
A082 Dynamics of growth of Information Technology start-up firms in a  nascent state - the case of Andhra Pradesh, India Sundar Balakrishna

Friday, 29th December 2017 (Day 3)

Session 8: (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)


29th December Technical Session (8A) : Financial Inclusion and Financial Literacy
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Suresh Babu Nagarajan, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea
2. Dr. Madhu Veeraraghavan, T.A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A022 Financial inclusion through self-help groups in Kerala P.N.Harikumar
A178 Assessing the readiness for financial inclusion in universal financial access priority countries Mohammad Mujahid, Seema Sharma and Amlendu Kumar Dubey
A398 Financial literacy and saving mobility among the south African households Ravinder Rena and Mbukanma Ifeanyi
A539 Can Financial Literacy Enhance the Scope for Personal Financial Planning? A Study of Bengaluru City Vinod Krishna Makkimane and Ruchi Gupta
A576 Demonetisation - A Path Towards Digital Economy and Financial Inclusion in India Kathari Santosh

29th December Technical Session (8B) : Social Media and Viral Marketing
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Sreevatsalan Nilakanta, Iowa State University, USA
2. Prof. Upam Pushpak Makhecha, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A187 A report on impact of social media as a marketing tool on purchasing decision of electronic goods Haisam Haja and Dhanya J S
A261 Impact of social media on online buying behaviour of youth Vinay Kumar, Sandip Rakshit and Sandeep Mondal
A505 An Empirical Study on Viral Marketing Strategies in Reaching Out to Consumer & its Impact on consumer decision making for a product/services Yogita Sure and Shyam Shukla
A559 The Effects of Need for Cognition in Viral Advertising: An Individual‐difference Perspective Kalpak K. Kulkarni, Arti D. Kalro and Dinesh Sharma
A617 Changing the unchanged through social media Giri Yogeshwari and Aditi V. Aljapurkar

29th December Technical Session (8C) : Strategic and Brand Management - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Satish S Maheswarappa, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. M. Geetha, Indian Institute of Management Amritsar, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A149 Direct to consumer public service pharmaceutical advertisement: Testing a model for advertising effectiveness Mukesh Kumar Mishra, Pooja Sinha and Ankit Kesharwani
A579 Kumar Food Corporation: Experimenting With Healthy Positioning Nilesh Kate and Shailesh Pandey
A653 Leveraging Employer branding as an instrument of competitive advantage Shivendra Mathur and Kapil Pandla
A667 Colors and its impact on brand equity Abid Yunus Salati
A702 Study on branding process of a new product in Globalized Market Shyam Shukla

29th December Technical Session (8D) : Game Theory Applications in Business and Industries
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Yamini S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Rajeev Ranjan Tripathi, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A460 Cooperation in service systems with impatient customers Christo Sagaya Milton T, Amritha Prakash and Rajeev Tripathi
A455 Predicting competitor’s strategy using game theory John Mathew and Kumara Raja Singh
A381 Impact of co-operative advertising in a two-echleon dual-channel supply chain Rofin Tm and Biswajit Mahanty
A117 Total interpretive structural modeling of social sustainability practices in manufacturing industry Deepak Mathivathanan and Kannan Govindan
A712 A Simulated Game Theoretic Study of Foreign Direct Investment in Indian Retail Market Deepu Philip, Sri Vanamalla V, Tanishka Katiyar and Aayush Sehgal, Ashutosh Khanna and Smita Pandey

29th December Technical Session (8E) : Organizational Contingencies and Strategic choices
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Abhishek Totawar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Rajeev Sijariya, Sir Chhotu Ram Institute of Engineering & Technology, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A495 Performance Goal Setting in CPSEs: A New Perspective of Looking at the Organization Krishnasree Gogoi and Papori Baruah
A628 Breaking away or holding together? A contingency theory perspective on how organizational structure influences effectiveness Abhishek Totawar and Manu Prasad
A035 Determinants of strategic choices: a study of internal and external uncertainties of select Indian organizations Amit Kundu and Arabinda Bhattacharya
A532 A Transaction Cost Economics (TCE) Perspective on Departmental Thought Worlds (DTW) Manoj Gopinathan and T T Niranjan
A168 Happiness at work: Does happiness lead to employee satisfaction and employee engagement? Mutharasi P, Saraswathy R and Nivethitha S

29th December Technical Session (8F) : Corporate Governance, Industry Specific Decision Making and Strategy Formulation - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Aniruddha Krishna Pal, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited - Delhi, India
2. Dr. Arun Kumar Rath, International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A044 Future Perspectives  of Corporate Governance :An Analysis of the Emerging Paradigms in the Globalised Environment Arun Kumar Rath
A155 Gender diversity in boardroom - An emerging dimension of corporate governance Anindita Moitra
A092 Employee Voluntary Actions for CSR Rengarajan Srinivasan and Arun K. Rath
A116 Propping through related party transactions: an examination of Indian pharmaceutical industry Abdul Rasheed P C and T Mallikarjunappa
A212 Corporate Governance Practices and Firm Performance: A Study of Selected Firms in India Birajit Mohanty and Suhasini Verma

29th December Technical Session (8G) : Banking
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Sambasivam Srinivasan, National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Rajendra Ganatra, CARE Advisory Research and Training Ltd., India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A072 Project finance risk handling by banks in India Rajendra Ganatra and Skv Srinivasan
A205 MSME & Institutional Credit: An analysis of Indian Banks Trisha Bhattacharya, Simontini Das and Rilina Basu (Banerjee)
A287 Absolute and systemic size of banks in india – a panel study Smita Kashiramka, Shantanu Mehta and Surendra Singh Yadav
A513 Impact of CSR on the Financial Performance of the Nationalized Bank in India Dipanita Deb and Anupam De
A719 Augmenting Employee Productivity through Employee Engagement: Evidence From Indian Banks B. S. Patil

29th December Technical Session (8H) : Healthcare Operations Management - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Chandhan Chowdhury, Indian School of Business Mohali, India
2. Dr. G V R K Acharyulu, University of Hyderabad, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A070 An empirical analysis of treatment decisions by patients Satish Deshpande
A051 Developing a technology policy scale for health insurance sector Bishwajit Nayak, Som Sekhar Bhattacharrya, Bala Krishnamoorthy and Prasanta Pathak
A464 Impact of relative advantage, compatibility and social influence in adaption of e-Health services in India Lakshmi Devasena Chandrasekaran
A497 A study on non- communicable diseases and its impact on population in Hyderabad city P. Pranay Kishore and Acharyulu Gvrk
A089 A study on awareness and acceptance of Jan Aushadhi medical stores among rural community Harshvardhan N. Bhavsar

29th December Technical Session (8I) : Contemporary Issues in SCM - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Alka Nand, Monash University, Australia
2. Dr. Kannan Govindan, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A110 Identification and prioritization of dynamic capabilities in resilient SME supply chains Siva Kumar Pujari and Ramesh Anbanandam
A366 MSME  supply chain in retail industry - A review Sreerag R S and Prasanna Venkatesan S
A472 Moving towards a policy for 3D printing in Indian supply chains Sayan Ray Chaudhuri
A335 A quantitative framework for multi-agent supply chain under disruption and demand uncertainty Pravin Suryawanshi and Pankaj Dutta

29th December Technical Session (8J) : Services Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ramachandran (Nat) Natarajan, Tennessee Tech University, USA
2. Mr. Shreekant Vijaykar, COPC Inc., India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A065 Impact of demonetization on government electronic services delivery in Andhra Pradesh, India Sundar Balakrishna
A342 Effect of Name Your Own Price based App for Food Business: A Case Study Rajiv Agarwal, Mayank Sharma and Bhuvan Sachdeva
A665 Queue selection decision under additional information T. Godwin
A503 Patronage intentions on Service Recovery of Electronic Products-A Study in Hyderabad Shoppers Ramanjaneyulu Mogili and Acharyulu GVRK
A668 Empirical study on application of TOC thinking processes to global healthcare supply chain issues: A design of experiment based on case study approach for offshore outsourcing S. A. Vijaykar and M. C. Gupta

29th December Technical Session (8K) : Artificial Neural Networks & Simulation Techniques
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Anto Verghese, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, USA
2. Dr. Sahil Raj, Punjab University Patiala, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A502 Application of Neural classifier technique of Artificial Neural Networks for designing the channel selection criterion J. Joseph Francis and Sunil Vakayil
A310 A comparison between Neural Network and Regression modeling for ecofriendly melting furnace Ranjitsinh A Deshmukh and Rahul Hiremath
A619 Financial forecasting in Indian stock market: An empirical comparison between artificial neural network & multiple regression Tuhin Mukherjee and Kuntal Chakraborty

29th December Technical Session (8L) : Services Marketing
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Antony Paulraj, University of Nottingham, Ningbo Campus, China
2. Prof. Sivakumar S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 8 (15:45 hrs to 17:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A275 Service innovation on brand equity: Interaction effect of price and service innovation Ramesh Kumar, Vijay Mallik Raj and Manjula Nagarajan
A430 A study of consumer awareness and attitude towards the wellness industry in India Soumya Singh and Sapna Singh
A462 Segmenting Indian domestic air passengers: Effect of relationship marketing strategies Rajarshi Debnath, Biplab Datta and Susmita Mukhopadhyay
A458 Impact of customer’s willingness to co-create on customer engagement: A study of mobile app payment Radhakrishna Bhimavarapu and Pankaj Mohanty
A631 Services marketing in Indian petroleum industry (with specific reference to BPCL) M. Sudhakar Babu


Saturday, 30th December 2017 (Day 4)

Session 9: (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)


30th December Technical Session (9A) : Asset Pricing
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Joshy Jacob, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
2. Dr. Aravind Sampath, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs )
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A468 Short term price momentum, asset pricing models, and select macroeconomic factors Nirakar Barik and Balakrishnan A
A647 Idiosyncratic return characteristics and cross-section of expected stock returns Nilesh Gupta and Joshy Jacob
A681 Lévy Processes in Finance Modeling Sandya Nilmini Kumari
A686 CAPM vs. Fama French Three Factor Model. Testing the Stock Market Anomalies: Evidence from India Payal Goel
A100 Is Sensex and Nifty a victim of demonetisation? Dananjayan Madhava Priya

30th December Technical Session (9B) : Lean Operations Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. G. Anand, Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, India
2. Mr. Sandeep Roy, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A058 Leagile production strategy for a conventional pump manufacturing company Balakrishnan K, Devadasan S R and Abdul Kadar U
A431 Identification of major lean wastes and its sources in the construction industry Sree Lavanya
A518 Critical Success Factors for Implementing Lean Manufacturing: An Attempt to Explore Anand Sasikumar and Padmanav Acharya
A243 Development of a statistical model for analysis of barriers to lean concepts adoption in a food processing unit Dhiraj V. Patil and S. Vinodh
A199 Total Productive Maintenance as an enabler of lean manufacturing: A case study E M Santhosh and S. Vinodh

30th December Technical Session (9C) : General Marketing - 1
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Darry Penceliah, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
2. Dr. Ayon Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A121 Measuring consumer innovativeness S.Balamurugan
A422 Antecedent of Customer Emotions and Customer Engagement Pankaj Kumar Mohanty and Aditya Shankar Mishra
A428 A study on customer satisfaction and loyalty of retail bookstore Pawan Rathi and Nithya Murugan
A466 A study on effectiveness of advertisement among youth from the ethical perspective of opinion lead in Tiruchirappalli District C. Mahimai Arul Ignatius
A456 Impact of digital media on academic productivity Rahul H and Jaya Surjani

30th December Technical Session (9D) : Indian economy and Macro economic models
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Saumen Majumdar, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, Ind
2. Dr. Ravi Kumar Jain, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A605 Implementing smart electric grids in India Rakesh Kumar M and Saumen Majumdar 
A613 International business influence in Indian economy Aswinji Baburaj
A353 Investigating the relation between Macroeconomic Variables and Stock Prices: Indian context Neha Gupta and N.V.M. Rao
A311 Political Connection and Firm’s Performance: Evidence from India Rishman Jot Chahal and Wasim Ahmad
A253 Role of blockchains in fiscal sustainability Ravi Prakash Ranjan

30th December Technical Session (9E) : Green Marketing
Session Chairs:
1. Mr. Shreekant Vijaykar, COPC Inc., India
2. Dr. Madhawanand Mishra, DCR University of Science & Technology, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A056 Green marketing: consumer awareness and practices with special reference to Jorhat city, Assam Mokhalles Mohammad Mehdi, Sandip Rakshit and Sandeep Mondal
A134 Study on consumer's attitude towards green packaging with reference to Trivandrum city Ganadeepa H and Dhanya J S
A317 An Application of the Theory of Planned Behavior to Predict Young Consumers’ Green Product Purchase Vivek Verma, Sumit Kumar and Bibhas Chandra
A410 An empirical study on consumer perception towards green consumption Aruna Singh
A642 Minimalist lifestyle on home-buying preferences - Insights from Indian housing sector Vani Haridasan

30th December Technical Session (9F) : Workplace Ostracism and coping behaviors
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Swatee Sarangi, Larsen & Toubro Limited, India
2. Dr. C. Jayakumar, L&T Construction, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A533 Perfect Images in An Imperfect World: Role of Ideal Image, Self-Efficacy and Attribution Style Rahul Sukumaran and Papri Nath
A563 The Silence of the Alienated: the Critical Confluence of Employee Silence and Alienation Affecting Performance Sriparna Basu, Prageet Aeron and Shilpi Jain
A426 Detachment from work – a necessity when high workload and abusive supervision affect well-being Ayesha Irum and Agrata Pandey
A228 Ethical leadership and its impact on employee voice behaviour Ashok Dua, Ayesha Farooq and Sumita Rai
A096 Perceived leadership behavior and its influence on organizational commitment C. Jayakumar

30th December Technical Session (9G) : Emerging Trends in Employee Development
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Geoffrey Clements, Commonwealth Association for Infrastructure Development, London, UK
2. Prof. Smita Chattopadhyay, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A376 Workplace Spirituality – A New Paradigm for Knowledge Sharing and OBSE; Role of Locus of Control Rohini S Nair and Sivakumar V
A590 Quality of Work Life of Women faculty in AICTE Affiliated Professional Colleges in Kerala Dhanya J S and Nima Ravi
A343 Student Citizenship Behavior - Scale development and Validation Niharika Singh and Hemanth Reddy
A494 Perceived Organizational Support on Citizenship Behavior - Mediation of Self-Efficacy Seena Nikhil and Arthi J
A648 Faculty Shortage in B-Schools: Myth or Reality Savitha G R

30th December Technical Session (9H) : Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Sirish Kumar Gouda, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Mr. Sunil Kumar, L&T Institute of Project Management, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A484 Sustainable supply chain practices as enablers of resilience business practices: An empirical investigation Anusha Sreeram, Sashikala Parimi and Samyadip Chakraborty
A528 Assessment of Sustainability in Supply Chain Management for Industry 4.0 Requirements Manavalan Ethirajan and Jayakrishna Kandasamy
A625 Modelling sustainable supply chain management P. Renuka, P. L. Padmaja and V. Krishna Mohan
A626 Application of a hybrid decision making approach for the evaluation of sustainable supply chain practices Abhijeet K. Digalwar and Kannan Govindan
A179 Selecting sustainable development indicators for India Ahmad Mohd Khalid, Seema Sharma and Amlendu Kumar

30th December Technical Session (9I) : Operations Research Techniques & Applications
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. B. Srirangacharyulu, Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam, India
2. Dr. Chandhan Chowdhury, Indian School of Business Mohali, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A482 A new formulation for the travelling salesman problem Mohd Kamran Rais Khan and Godwin Tennyson
A488 Departure coordinated unlimited platooning problem S Sivanandham and Gajanand M S
A344 A Job Scheduling Approach for Steel Fabrication Company- A Case Study Krishnendu Mondal and Sandeep Mondal
A165 A single algorithm for no-wait flow-shop & open-shop Azahar Alam and Chandan Bhar
A095 A comparative study of sourcing strategies to mitigate supplier side disruption risk Soumita Ghosh and Preetam Basu

30th December Technical Session (9J) : Mathematical Modelling 
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. S. Jaya Krishna, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, India
2. Dr. Sambasivam Srinivasan, National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A519 Mixture Reliability Analysis of a Product Consisting of New and Remanufactured Components Kaustov Chakraborty, Sandeep Mondal and Kampan Mukherjee
A039 A RDPSO approach to improve the efficiency of a container handling terminal port Saurabh Pratap, Pramod Kumar Jain and Naoufel Cheikhrouhou
A530 Study of Effect of Different Geometries on Aircraft Wing to increase Aerodynamic Efficiency S R Dharmadhikari, Gaurav Mungekar, Swapnil More and Samadhan Niwate
A446 An iterative solution approach to reduce fuel consumption for practical vehicle routing M S Gajanand
A031 Application of Taguchi method in drilling of CFRP composite Janak Suthar, S. N. Teli and Siddesh Lad

30th December Technical Session (9K) : Quality Management Practices
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Mahesh Gupta, University of Louisville, USA
2. Dr. Suresh Subramoniam, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A527 Identification and Analysis of interactions Among KPI's of information Facilitated PRS Ashish Dwivedi and Jitender Madaan
A057 Stakeholder prioritization: study of an Indian defence PSU’s project Avinash Kumar Singh and Kampan Mukherjee
A618 A study of project time and cost overruns at a consultancy firm in Ethiopia Siddharth Varma, Arvind Chaturvedi, Felegehiwot Mengist and Kleophas Rudolf Hamukoto
A568 Physical Distribution Quality and Customer Experience in Online Retailing Renjini D
A049 Critical success factors for e-government project Jerry MR Paul and Suresh Subramoniam

30th December Technical Session (9L) : Analytics for Decision Making - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Amulya Gurtu, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, USA
2. Dr. Dr. Godwin Tennyson, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs) 
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A429 Who may default: Adoption of Adaptive Neuro Fuzzy Inference System in evaluating creditworthiness of loan applicants Rachna Gera and Sahil Raj
A350 Modeling growth opportunities in dynamic environment of commercial vehicle industry Anand Verma, Balasubramanian J and Ayon Chakraborty
A529 Prediction of Market Variations Based on Web Sentiments Through Text Analysis Sharanya Kumar, Suchitra Ravi and Edwin Inbaraj
A436 Revamped bowler ranking system in cricket Anirban Ash, Aditya Gautam and Abhishek Vashishth
A098 Is slow streaming - economically admirable? Puneet Goel, P. Ashokan and R. Jeyapaul

30th December Technical Session (9M) : General Management - 3
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. B. S. Sawant, Bhaurao Patil Institute of Management Studies and Research, India
2. Dr. Abhijeet Digalwar, Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani, India
SESSION 9 (08:45 hrs to 10:15 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A732 Towards One Nation, One Grid, One Tariff : Power Supply Management in India Nilesh Rohankar and Varsha Shinde
A704 Supply chain reconfiguration of an Indian agricultural tool maker post GST implementation TAS Vijayaraghavan, Navneet Ojha, Faizan Sarwar, Harsh N. Shah, Shubhendu Tiwari, Kshitij Mathur and Kavita Upreti
A723 Managing Food Security and Safety with Focus on Traceability Rachita Gupta and Ravi Shankar
A730 Theory in Management Research Deepak K. Srivastava
A054 Implementation of CSR initiatives; organizational imperatives Laxman Kumar Tripathy


Saturday, 30th December 2017 (Day 4)

Session 10: (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)


30th December Technical Session (10A) : Behavioral Finance
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Nilesh Gupta, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Joshy Jacob, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A027 Behavioural dynamics and consequences of individual investors after demonetisation towards Indian stock market Dananjayan Madhava Priya
A512 Disposition Behavior of Indian investors Vineetha S Das and K Krishnakumar
A582 Role of heuristic principles on crowd-funder's investment decision making. Willy Das
A670 A Study of Investment Pattern and Awareness of Rural Investors Sachin H. Lad

30th December Technical Session (10B) : BOP and Social Marketing
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Arun Elias, Victoria Business School, New Zealand
2. Dr. Gajanand M S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A418 Understanding the rural consumer- with reference to the purchase of FMCG products J Josephine Lalitha
A444 A study of market potential at the bottom half of the B2B market pyramid Karthik Raj Karunanithi
A547 An Empirical Study on Organ Donation intention – A Social Marketing Perspective Geetha M

30th December Technical Session (10C) : General Marketing - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ramachandran (Nat) Natarajan, Tennessee Tech University, USA
2. Dr. Nithyananda K V, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A244 A study on 4 A’s marketing strategy at Big Bazaar Haskalin S and Aneez S
A595 Role of Business case in Project Branding George Joseph
A733 An Exploratory Study On Women's Brand Loyalty Towards Personal Care Products In Satara District B. S. Sawant and Nishigandha Bichkar
A475 Students experiences on campus Wi-Fi - A case study for Aruba networks Susmitha Kanagaraj and Bipasha Maity
A676 A Study on Risk involved among Working Women Professionals towards Online Shopping S. Bhuvaneshwari and K.Malar Mathi

30th December Technical Session (10D) : Economics - General
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. V. Gopal, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Soni Agrawal, International Management Institute Kolkata, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A055 Analysis benefit level from educational institution with reference to engineering colleges in Coimbatore Yuvaraaj D, Perumal R and Parthiban K
A671 Un-organized Sector in India: Issues and Challenges Soni Agrawal
A017 Buyer market power and the model of vertical restraints in Indian agribusiness Dipankar Das
A432 Influence of Transaction Cost Determinants on Governance Control Mechanisms Abhijit Bhagwat and T T Niranjan
A515 Buyer-Seller Amount-Price Equilibrium for Prepaid Services Rajesh Sinha and Atanu Adhikari

30th December Technical Session (10E) : Positive Organizational Scholarship
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Ayon Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Dr. Swatee Sarangi, Larsen & Toubro Limited, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A408 Benevolent leadership and psychological well-being: The mediating effect of altruistic behavior Vinitha Sree D and Rupa Gunaselan
A409 Impact of positive-negative affectivity on emotional dissonance and turnover intention among information technology employees Vennila M, Vivekanandan K and Soonu Aravindan J
A564 Exploring the role of Emotional Intelligence (EI) in the conflict style adoption of Managers Smarty Mukundan and Zakkariya Abdul Khader
A614 Capturing emotional foot print of speakers at convocation addresses Avadhanam Ramesh, Padmaja Nalluri and Veuthakkal Jayashree
A146 Agency theory across the organizational life-cycle Lori Yadav

30th December Technical Session (10F) : Contemporary Issues in HRM
Session Chairs:
1. Prof. Upam Pushpak Makhecha, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, Ind
2. Dr. Rajeev Sijariya, Sir Chhotu Ram Institute of Engineering & Technology, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A535 Determinant of HR Practices at Implementation Level – An Emergent HR Practices Perspective Upam Pushpak Makhecha
A643 Drones in HR: Some Reflections A. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Shyamsunder Chitta and Ravi Kumar Jain
A651 A study on Human Capital Valuation of Service industry Ketan Rabhadia, Prapti Mhatre Naik and Lalitkumar Premchandra Patil
A655 Shift in Human Resources Management Neethu S Nair
A120 Predicting the number of years of service of an employee in an organization C. Jayakumar and Debarun Bhuyan

30th December Technical Session (10G) : Investments and Portfolio Management
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. S. Maheshwaran, Institute for Financial Management and Research, India
2. Dr. Prashant Gupta, International Management Institute Delhi, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A029 A novel approach to portfolio construction using statistical properties of correlation matrices Vinod K and Balasenthil R S
A657 Covariance estimation using high-low prices with implications for futures vs spot volatility Lakshmi P and S. Maheswaran
A660 Revisiting contagion under subjective covariances Anjali Karol and S Maheshwaran
A664 Evaluation of Peter Lynch’s stock selection criteria based equity investment strategy R. K. Arora
A102 Identification and ranking  of factors for investment in equities Jegadeesh Aravindh G and Shailesh Rastogi

30th December Technical Session (10H) : Innovations and Entrepreneurship
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Rajeev Sharma, Waikato Management School, New Zealand
2. Col. Santosh Kumar Dabral (Retd.), Six Sigma Master Black Belt, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A257 Finger licking food for thought: Journey of an entrepreneur S.Arul Senthilkumar and N. Punitha
A569 Analysis of Entrepreneurial Traits among Women Self Help Group in Tamil Nadu Siva Subramanian.M
A703 Entrepreneurship; A debate on derivation- an Empirical Investigation Priyanka Bhatia
A079 Jugaad—A study of innovative sustainable development at the Bottom of Pyramid Rahul Khandelwal
A235 A study on effects of green innovation on environmental and corporate performance Rahul Joseph and Dhanya J. S.

30th December Technical Session (10I) : Operations Research Techniques & Applications - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Subhash C. Sarin, Virginia Tech, USA
2. Dr. Nachiappan Subramanian, University of Sussex, UK
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A372 ProRem: A novel method for integrating data-driven and expert-driven decision-making Sudhanshu Singh, Rakesh Verma and Saroj Koul
A080 Study of supply chain in telecom sector: Benchmarking of telecom service providers using a three stage DEA model Kamlesh Kukreti and Kampan Mukherjee
A510 A Penalty Based Method for Fixed Charge Two-Stage Supply Chain Problem Arikatla Venkata Anudeep and B Srirangacharyulu
A601 Locating a warehouse in humanitarian supply chain - A principal component analysis Lijo John and Anand Gurumurthy
A560 Words that Ad(d) Value: Analyzing ad performance on search engines Vinu CT

30th December Technical Session (10J) : Mathematical Modelling - 2
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. B. Srirangacharyulu, Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam, India
2. Dr. Yamini S, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A326 Decision making in selection of welding processes for tube manufacturing Ravindra Singh Saluja and Varinder Singh
A073 Finite Element Analysis of Cracking of Arch Dams due to Temperature Variation Deepak Patil and Shrikant Charhate
A259 Development of a model to measure the purchase intentions of the viewers of the Indian premier league Jaskirat Singh, Apar singh and Ankush Gupta
A711 Course scheduling to minimise the number of overlaps B. Srirangacharyulu
A587 Product Recommendation with Markov Chain Stochastic Process Siranjeevi D, Anu Thomas and Vinu CT

30th December Technical Session (10K) : Sports Management and Risk Analysis
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. S. Vinodh, National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, India
2. Prof. Sirish Kumar Gouda, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A439 Remoulding the batsman ranking system in cricket Aditya Gautam, Anirban Ash and Abhishek Vashishth
A680 Development of a Model to Measure the Fit between the Brand and the Event: A Case of Indian Premier League (IPL) Jaskirat singh, Apar Singh and Inderjeet Singh
A291 Risk and sensitivity analysis of automotive industries of india Anand Verma, Balasubramanian J and Ayon Chakraborty
A423 Ergonomic risk assessment in construction industry Nakkeeran G and Kamala V

30th December Technical Session (10L) : General Management - 4
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Geoffrey Clements, Commonwealth Association for Infrastructure Development, London, UK
2. Dr. Deepak Kumar Srivastava, Nirma University, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A721 Attracting, Motivating and Engaging Millennials: HR Issues & Interventions Pallavi Tyagi and Hardik Shah
A303 Are Green and agile practices instrumental for patient satisfaction – An empirical study  Sashikala Parimi and Samyadip Chakraborty
A706 Influencing Factors that Impact the Normative Commitment of Employees Aiswarya Ramasundaram and Ramasundaram Gurusamy
A727 Retail Resilience - A Study of Traditional Retailers in India V J Sebastian and Rakesh Gupta

30th December Technical Session (10M) : General Management - 5
Session Chairs:
1. Dr. Abhijeet Digalwar, Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani, India
2. Dr. Godwin Tennyson, Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, India
SESSION 10 (11:30 hrs to 13:00 hrs)
Abstract ID Paper Title Author/s
A351 A New Methodology for Environmental Impact Assessment Studies S. D. Manjare and Khantil Buch
A701 Job Seekers' Perception and Preference Towarads E- Recruitment Among The Final Year Hotel Management Graduates In Chennai City T. S. Natarajan and G. P. Raman
A717 Risk Panorama in Project Decision Making: From Risky behavior to Realizing Opportunities

Chakradhar Iyyunni, Reghunath Kodakkal and Sunil Kumar

A591 A Meta-Heuristic Method for the Two-Stage Supply Chain Distribution Problem with Fixed Charge

Mariah Noel Francis, Chidambara Neelesh and Srirangacharyulu B

A019 Solving identical parallel machine scheduling problem using modified multi-objective particle swarm

Bathrinath S, Abhijeet K. Digalwar and Saravanasankar S