About the Conference

The organizers of JIC: SEEDS 2023 believe that the future of the world depends on how we deal with issues pertaining to Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Equity, and Digital Strategies. Accordingly, this conference is being organized to bring together academicians, policy makers, and industry representatives to delve deep into some of the key issues underlying the broad theme of SEEDS. By collaborating and sharing knowledge, the aim is to discover innovative solutions that can help build a sustainable and equitable future while embracing entrepreneurship and digital strategies.

JIC: SEEDS 2023 aims to invite researchers, scholars, and practitioners to participate or submit papers/cases/extended abstracts on the conference theme and related topics. The conference will be held at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida on December 8-9, 2023, and will provide a platform for meaningful dialogue that inspires action and leads to tangible outcomes. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with expert speakers, participate in thought-provoking discussions, and network with fellow attendees who share a passion for SEEDS.

The organizers of JIC: SEEDS 2023 believe that the future of the world depends on how we deal with issues pertaining to Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Equity, and Digital Strategies. Accordingly, this conference is being organized to bring together academicians, policy makers, and industry representatives to delve deep into some of the key issues underlying the broad theme of SEEDS. By collaborating and sharing knowledge, the aim is to discover innovative solutions that can help build a sustainable and equitable future while embracing entrepreneurship and digital strategies.

JIC: SEEDS 2023 aims to invite researchers, scholars, and practitioners to participate or submit papers/cases/extended abstracts on the conference theme and related topics. The conference will be held at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida on December 8-9, 2023, and will provide a platform for meaningful dialogue that inspires action and leads to tangible outcomes. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with expert speakers, participate in thought-provoking discussions, and network with fellow attendees who share a passion for SEEDS.

Conference Highlights

The conference will feature the following events and opportunities

CASH AWARDS

Track wise Best Paper award
Overall Best Paper of the Conference Gold award
Overall Best Paper of the Conference Silver award
Overall Best Paper of the Conference Bronze award

LITERATI AWARDS

Certifications from FIIB Business Review for the best multi-disciplinary paper presented at the conference.
Certifications from Review of Management Literature for the best review paper.
Certificate of Special Recognition from SEEDS Conference Management Team for Best Student Paper Presented at the conference.

RESEARCH CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOPS

Two workshops to enhance research skills and knowledge

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

All selected papers will be published in Conference Proceedings in the form of a book with an ISBN

Publication
Opportunities

All selected papers will be published in Conference Proceedings in the form of a book with an ISBN.
Selected papers from the conference will be considered for publication in reputed journals (ABDC/ Scopus/ Web of Science WOS/ SCI).

Advances in Emerging Markets and Business Operations, Taylor and Francis
European Journal of Management and Business Economics, Emerald
FIIB Business Review, Sage Publications
International Journal of Emerging Markets, Emerald Publications
Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies,
Emerald Publications
Journal of Creating Value, Sage Publications
Management Dynamics, Elsevier
Review of Management Literature, Emerald Publications
South Asian Journal of Marketing, Emerald Publications
Sustainability, MDPI

Important dates

Extended Abstract Submission by:30 September 2023
Acceptance of Extended Abstract by:15 October 2023
Full Paper Submission by:10 November 2023
Acceptance of Full Paper by:15 November 2023
Conference Dates8th-9th December 2023

Registration Fee

Academicians/ IndustryINR 1999
Research Scholars/ StudentsINR 999
Foreign Delegates/ International ParticipantsUSD 79

Early Bird (on or before 10 November 2023)

After 10 November 2023

Extended Abstract Submission by: 30 September 2023
Acceptance of Extended Abstract by: 15 October 2023
Full Paper Submission by: 10 November 2023
Acceptance of Full Paper by: 15 November 2023
Conference Dates 8th-9th December 2023

The fee is inclusive of GST

The fee includes payment for Access to attend the conference, Conference Kit, Access to Conference Research Workshops and Panel Discussions, High Tea and Sumptuous Lunch during the conference days.

Please note: The fee once paid in non-refundable. Final submissions are due on November 10, 2023 at 11:59 PM, Indian Standard Time. All the papers should be submitted only through easy-chair.

Proposed schedule of the conference

Day : 1

Registration 09:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Inaugural
Lamp Lighting
Director's Welcome Address
Chief Guest Address
Key Note Address
Vote Thanks
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM
Networking Tea 10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Plenary Discussion 10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Research Workshop I 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Lunch 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Paper Presentations in parallel tracks 02:00 PM – 04:30 PM
Cultural Evening followed by Gala Dinner 06:00 PM onwards

Day : 2

Research Workshop II 09:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Networking Tea 11:00 AM – 11:15 AM
Paper Presentations in parallel tracks 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM
Group Photo 12:30 PM – 12:45 PM
Lunch 12:45 PM – 01:45 PM
Plenary Discussion 01:45 PM – 03:00 PM
Valedictory
• Valedictory Address
• Awards and Certificate distribution
• Announcement of next conference date
• Vote of Thanks by Conference Chair
03:00 PM – 04:00 PM

Call for papers/extended abstracts/case study

We invite doctoral students, academicians, researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and leaders to deliberate on current issues of management, initiate collaborative efforts, and contribute to the existing knowledge pool. We look forward to welcoming you to the SEEDS-2023 Conference. We encourage your participation in all functional areas of management. The SEEDS-2023 conference offers publication opportunities, special workshops, plenary sessions, and round table discussions with leading scholars, policy makers and industry veterans in the field. Thus, full research papers, extended abstracts of original research papers and teaching cases are invited on the conference theme and in all related areas.

We invite papers on the following themes

SUSTAINABILITY

1. Sustainable Business Models and Practices
2. Sustainable Operations, Green Supply Chains, and Circular Economy
3. Sustainable Human Resource Management
4. Sustainable Marketing and Consumer Behavior
5. ESG, Sustainable Finance, and Investment
6. Sustainable Business Ethics and Governance

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

1. Entrepreneurship ecosystem development
2. Design Thinking and Innovation
3. Strategies for Entrepreneurial Success
4. Technological Disruption and Entrepreneurial Opportunities
5. Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Business Models

EQUITY

1. Social Equity and Inclusive Business Practices
2. Gender Equity and Women Empowerment
3. Bridging the Digital Divide for Equity
4. Corporate Governance and Policies for Equity
5. Diversity and inclusion in the workplace

DIGITAL STRATEGIES

1. AI and Automation in Business Processes
2. Cybersecurity and Risk Management
3. Digital Transformation, Innovation, and Disruptive Technologies
4. Data Analytics and Business Intelligence
5. Blockchains, Metaverse, Digital Payments, and other emerging technologies

Proposed schedule of the conference

Important Dates

Extended Abstract Submission by: 30 September 2023
Acceptance of Extended Abstract by: 15 October 2023
Full Paper Submission by: 10 November 2023
Acceptance of Full Paper by: 15 November 2023
Conference Dates 8th-9th December 2023

Registration Fee

Academicians/ IndustryINR 1999
Research Scholars/ StudentsINR 999
Foreign Delegates/ International ParticipantsUSD 79

Early Bird (on or before 10 November 2023)

After 10 November 2023

Extended Abstract Submission by: 30 September 2023
Acceptance of Extended Abstract by: 15 October 2023
Full Paper Submission by: 10 November 2023
Acceptance of Full Paper by: 15 November 2023
Conference Dates 8th-9th December 2023

After 10 November 2023

The fee is inclusive of GST

The fee includes payment for Access to attend the conference, Conference Kit, Access to Conference
Research Workshops and Panel Discussions, High Tea and Sumptuous Lunch during the conference days.
Please note: The fee once paid in non-refundable.

Final submissions are due on November 10, 2023 at 11:59 PM, Indian Standard Time. All the papers should
be submitted only through easy-chair.