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CAS Young Scholar Workshop : March 10-12 2014
Last Date of Abstract Submission: Feb 15, 2014
Abstract Word Limit Around : 200 words
Forward your Ppaers at : cespyss@gmail.com
For More Information Visit: http://thesocialscienceinformer.blogspot.in/2014/01/seminarjawaharlal-nehru-university.html

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The “Climate Change Management Series”, published with Springer: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/s/?series_id=618899 is a leading book series on climate change management. Since its launching in 2009, the series has published some ground-breaking books such as “Universities and Climate Change”, “The Economic, Social and Political Aspects of Climate Change”, “Climate Change and the Sustainable Use of Water Resources” and others. The Editor-in-Chief is is now calling for papers for a new volume, to be launched in late 2014, titled “Managing Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region”.

Due to its geo-political structure, the Asia-Pacific region is one of the most vulnerable areas to the impacts of climate change. Yet, there
is a paucity of scientific publications which look at the particularities and complexities of cllimate change adaptation in the region in an interactive manner, and which highlight the diffferentiated impacts of climate change across countries. The book will address this need, and will bridge the…

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National Seminar on Applications of Panel Data

March 25-26, 2014

The Golden Jubilee Year (2013-14) Celebration Organizing Committee, Indian Econometric Society (TIES) and the local organizing committee of Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad, are extremely delighted to invite you to the national seminar on ‘Applications of Panel Data’during March 25-26, 2014.

The sub-themes of the seminar would be on applications of panel data analysis on (i) Poverty (ii) Child issues (iii) Household and Village
level surveys (iv) Industry (v) Banking and Finance (vi) Panel data issues in the Indian context. An exclusive session is being planned for the
young research scholars working on panel data in their respective areas. Research papers on the above theme are invited by 1st March, 2014. The papers thus received would be selected (around 20-25) for oral presentations. One author of each accepted paper for oral presentations shall be provided to and fro…

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National Conference on Role of Teachers in Promoting National Integration, Peace and Sustainable Harmony [New]

Date : 9 February 2014

Organized by : Centre for Educational and Social Development in association with

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Pune, India

Deadline for Full Paper : 27 January 2013

For further details : nationalintegrationpune@gmail.com

You can also contact : Mrs. Shaheen Shaikh Mobile: 09822621579

Mrs. Meghana Shinde Mobile: 07798904834

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International Conference on Management of Intellectual Property Rights and Strategy [New]

Date : 30 January to 2 February 2014

Organized by : Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay, India and

National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai, India

Venue : IIT Bombai, Mumbai, India

Registration starts on : 24 December 2013

For further details : Click me

You can also contact : Conference Secretary Tel:+91-22-25764768, 4738

Prof. Shishir Kumar Jha E-mail: mips@som.iitb.ac.in


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Call for Research Papers, Research Articles, Case Studies for Vol.8(2)
Issue of “MAIMS Journal of Management”.



MAIMS Journal of Management

ISSN 22490116

Guidelines for Authors

MAIMS invites academicians and professionals to contribute research papers, articles, case studies, abstract of doctoral dissertations and book reviews for its forthcoming issue.

The Authors/Contributors are requested to kindly follow the given guidelines strictly:

1.The contribution must be original, neither published nor under consideration for publication anywhere else.
2.The cover page should contain the title of the paper, author’s name, designation, brief profile, official address, contact number and email address. The next page should contain an abstract of not more than 150 words along with five key words.
3.The paper should start with an introduction and review of literature. The paper should end with ‘conclusion’ followed by references.
4.The main text should not contain the author’s name or affiliation. The face sheet should contain a declaration by the author(s) stating that the research article / paper / case study has not been published or not submitted to or accepted for publication by any other journal, magazine or book publishing house.
5.The manuscripts should normally be of around 4000- 5000 words (15-20 pages). It should be typed in double space, font Time New Roman, font size 12, with 1.5 inch margin on all sides on A- 4 paper.
6.The soft copy of contribution / manuscript should be sent by an email attachment to journalmaims@gmail.com ; journal@maims.ac.in . The authors should also submit one hard copy and one CD (MS word format) of the manuscript for publication.
7.Typescripts should be typed on one side of the sheet. Figures, tables, graph or chart should appear at the right place in the document and be numbered numerically with appropriate headings.
8.All notes should be indicated by a serial number by using foot notes in the text.
9.Follow British spellings throughout: ‘colour’ not ‘color’, ‘programme’ not ‘program’, organisation’ not ‘organization, ‘behaviour’ not ‘behavior’.

10. List of references should be in alphabetical order. Papers without references will not be reviewed.

11. Follow APA style of referencing and the same should be put at the end of the manuscript. For example:


Keller, K. L. (2008). Strategic brand management: Building, measuring and managing brand-equity, NJ: Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River.


Keeping and Levy (2000). Performance appraisal reactions: Measurement, modeling and method bias. Journal of Applied Psychology, 85(5), 708-723.

Website: Complete address with URL, along with date of accessing the website. Viz.

Kowski, A. F., Vogel, D.R, Van Genuchten M., Bemelmans, T. M. A. and Favier, M. (2002). e-collaboration: the reality of virtuality. Professional Communication, 45(4), 219- 230. doi: 10.1109/TPC.2002.805147, accessed on 7th Sep 2013 through http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp? tp=&arnumber=1097806&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D1097806.

12. Selection shall be done on the basis of Blind Refereed Review. Decision of the Experts and the Editorial Board shall be final and binding upon the contributors.

13. The editors/editorial board reserves the right to modify and improve the manuscript to meet the standard of journal.

14. After publication, Author(s) will receive one copy of the journal.

The manuscript and all other editorial correspondence should be sent to:

Prof.(Dr.) Vijay Kr. Khurana


MAIMS Journal of Management


PSP Area, Sector 22, Rohini, Delhi-110086, India

Tel: 011 – 65195341

Email: journalmaims@gmail.com ; journal@maims.ac.in ; maimsrohini@yahoo.co.in

Website: http://www.maims.ac.in

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(20th & 21st March,2014)

Uncertainty has become all pervasive and touches all facets of business today. The world economy has been marred by a drastic recession; unveiling more and more uncertainty. This turmoil filled business environment calls for striking a balance between managing complex issues today and predicting the uncertain issues of tomorrow.

For this purpose, managers need strategies for making clear, accurate judgments under stressful conditions.
In turbulent times, some leaders make tough choices with courage and conviction.


To discuss the probable mechanisms for meeting the challenge of uncertainty in the current business environment.
To bring together a distinguished panel of speakers including academics from renowned Business School/Universities/Institutes, management thinkers, businessmen and researchers across the world to share their views on different facets of uncertainty.
How global business firms should create an environment that will help them to meet the challenges of uncertainty courageously

Details of the Conference are as follows (Click to know more):

1. Details of Conference WORKSHOP -20th March 2014.

2. Principal Themes for conference on 21st March 2014.

3. Guidelines for Submitting the paper.

4. Awards & Certificates.

5. Schedule of Conference.

6. Registration Form and Details of Registration.

7. Accommodation.

8. Organizing Committee.

9. Contact Us.


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