International Symposium on Emerging Trends In
Social Science Research

IS15_Chennai Symposium in Chennai, India. April 3-5, 2015

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Call for Papers!
International Symposium on Emerging Trends in Social Science Research


Theme: Emerging Trends in Social Science Research!
April 3-5, 2015

Venue : The Royal Regency, 26 & 27 Poonamallee High Road, Periamet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600003, India.

ISBN - 978-1-941505-23-6

Symposium Chair

Pawan Mall
Prof. Antony Paulraj,
Globalization Professor
in Supply Chain Management, Department of Entrepreneurship
and Relationship Management University of Southern Denmark, Engstien 1, DK-6000
Kolding, Denmark.


Symposium Advisor

Pawan Mall
Prof. M. Selvam,
Professor & Head,
Dept. of International
Business & Commerce,
Alagappa University,


Symposium Advisor

Pawan Mall
Prof. N.R.Parasuraman,
Director- Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development,
Karnataka State, India.


Symposium Director

Pawan Mall
Dr. Elango Rengasamy,
Head of Finance Program,
Faculty of Business,
The British University in Dubai, Dubai International Academic City, Dubai,
United Arab Emirates.


Symposium Advisor

Pawan Mall
Prof. Hindupur Ramakrishna,
Professor, School of Business,
University of Redlands, California, USA.


Symposium Advisor

Pawan Mall
Prof. Stephen ARO-GORDON,
Faculty of Computing and
Applied Sciences,
Baze University, Abuja,

Dear & Esteemed Colleagues,
Warm greetings!
We are delighted to inform you that an International Symposium on Emerging Trends in Social Sciences Research is being jointly organized by the prestigious SDMIMD, Mysore, Karnataka State, India and the Global Business Research Journals (GBRJ) from April 3-5, 2015 in Chennai, India.
You are cordially invited to submit your research manuscripts/case studies in all areas of research in social sciences. In addition to paper presentations and discussions, the symposium will include invited lectures on contemporary topics in emerging trends in social sciences research.

Important Dates!

Full Paper Submission Deadline


February 28, 2015 March 25, 2015

Last Date for Registration


March 15, 2015 March 31, 2015

Symposium Dates


April 3-5, 2015

Symposium Objectives!

The symposium on emerging trends in social science research is intended to provide a platform and networking opportunities for researchers to keep themselves abreast of the emerging trends in social science research, exchange information and identify research encompassing important disciplines in global business, economics, finance, management, marketing, sociology, psychology and other related areas in social science research.


Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) Mysore, Karnataka

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), ranked among the top Business Schools in India, is located at the foot of Chamundi Hills in the heritage city of Mysore, Karnataka. The campus has won many architectural and landscape awards and provides a great environment for learning and germination of managerial intellect. The institute has been conferred A** Rating at National Level by CRISIL.

The institute is promoted by the Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Educational Trust - a premier non-profit educational organisation functioning under the aegis of Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala, which is known for its unique embodiment of Dharma. Today, SDME Trust has more than 40 recognised educational institutions under its wings, imparting quality education from the primary level to the postgraduate level. Trust is known for the professional institutions in Medical, Dental, Engineering, Naturopathy, Ayurveda, Law, Business Management and Physiotherapy. The trust and all the associate institutions benefit from the visionary leadership of our Chairman, Padma Bhushan Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari of Dharmasthala.

SDMIMD’s AICTE approved PGDM programme, accredited by NBA, runs for six terms over two years with an impeccable track record of academic rigor. SDMIMD also has Student Exchange Programs with the MAYS School of Business, Texas A&M University, USA; Global Management Institute of Shanghai University, China; and British University in Dubai, Dubai. These student exchange programmes enable students to understand each other’s cultures, business practices and traditions. This gives students an edge when it comes to international opportunities.

The SDMIMD’s research unit - SDM Research Centre for Management Studies’ (SDM RCSM), publications ‘Cases in Management’, ‘Contemporary Research in Management’, ‘Excerpts of Select Summer Internship Reports’, have come in for praise from the world of academics. The institute’s journal ‘SDMIMD Journal of Management’ indexed in EBSCO and iScholar has evolved as a prestigious publication well known for the quality of the papers, therein.

To know more about SDMIMD please visit:

Our Supporters to the conference:

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