Annual National Conference – 6th & 7th of February, 2020

INSPIRIA RESEARCH EXCELLENCE SERIES

IRES – 2020

“COMPREHENDING INTER DISCIPLINARY SPHERES IN THE DIGITAL AGE”

About Inspiria Knowledge Campus

Inspiria Knowledge Campus (Affiliated to MAKAUT), located at the foothills of Darjeeling in the metropolitan city of Siliguri (West Bengal). The institute inculcates lifelong learning, critical thinking, research and build an environment for the students to experience the best teaching learning process. Inspiria provides comprehensive and professional undergraduate courses in Computer Applications, Business Administration, Hospitality Management, Media Science, Multimedia Animation and Graphics Design, Film and Television, Hospital Management, Sports Management and Global Business.


The institutional research activities comprise of the Multidisciplinary National Conference held in November, 2018; the inaugural Interdepartmental Students’ Seminar organised in April, 2019 and Research Methodology Workshop using SPSS in June,2019. The research contributions by the dynamic faculty members on emerging trends in Social Sciences, Management and Technology to reputed international, national journals and conferences aim to nurture the research culture within the institution.

The national conference aims to provide a platform for academicians, scholars and industry professionals to understand and disseminate the contemporary paradigms, recent innovations and research practices in management, technology and media.

  • Media Effects
  • Media Psychology
  • Grassroot Communication
  • Development Communication
  • Artificial Intellegence and Media Industry
  • Media Marketing in digital Space
  • New Media
  • Digital Divide and Future Possibilities
  • Fake News and Digital Space
  • Media Literacy
  • Media And Secularism
  • Citizen Journalism
  • Media and Polarization
  • Media Literacy
  • Gender Studies
  • New Media Discourses
  • Media and Democracy
  • Web-based Journalism
  • International Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Communication Policy and Regulation
  • Critical and Cultural Studies
  • Youth
  • Gender and Communication
  • Internet of Things
  • Blockchain
  • Big Data
  • Data Analytics
  • Quantum Computing
  • Data Mining
  • Mobile Computing
  • Deep Learning
  • Digital Transformation
  • High Performance Computing
  • Distributed and parallel systems
  • Social Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Embedded Computing
  • Human-centred Computing
  • Internet Security
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Image Processing
  • Robotics
  • Augmented Reality
  • Green Computing
  • Neural Computing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Sensor Networks and Social Sensing
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Software Engineering Paradigms
  • Signal Processing
  • Cryptography
  • Cyber Security
  • Wireless/ Mobile Communication
  • Wireless Protocols and Architectures
  • Mobile Applications
  • Soft Computing
  • Cyber Entrepreneurship
  • Knowledge-based Innovation
  • Risk Analysis
  • Endogenous growth models
  • Entrepreneurial Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • E-Business
  • Healthcare Operations Management
  • Financial inclusion
  • Cyber Security in Banks
  • Strategic Accounting
  • Asset-liability management
  • Derivatives and structured financial products
  • Investment banking
  • Management of financial institutions
  • Technological progress and banking
  • Environmental accounting
  • Social accounting
  • Corporate finance
  • Mutual Funds management
  • Monetary Economics and Finance
  • Financial Product Development
  • Learning organizations
  • Culture and Business Management
  • Leadership through ICT
  • Women and leadership
  • Employee engagement strategies
  • Organizational communication
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • HR Analytics and technology in HR
  • Organizational Development and Change Management
  • Current/ new trends in Training and Development
  • Global HRM
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • International Marketing
  • Research Methods in Marketing
  • Technology Marketing
  • Ethical Issues in Marketing
  • Sports Marketing
  • Emerging Issues in Marketing
  • Hospitality Marketing
  • Branding and Destination Imaging

Things to Remember Dates
Commencement of submission of abstracts 10th July 2019
Last date for submission of abstracts 25th November 2019
Notification for acceptance/ rejection 30th November 2019
Registration 15th December 2019 (Onward)
Camera Ready paper due 15th December 2019
Date of Conference 6th – 7th February 2020

Please Note:

  • Only accepted and peer-reviewed papers will be published in Special issue Vol 8, No 2 of Humanities and Social Science Studies Journal (under UGC-CARE list, 2019) ISSN: 2319-829X.
  • All the papers will be scrutinised for plagiarism and similarity checks by HSSS journal for final acceptance.
  • Regarding the paper’s acceptance, the decision taken by Editor In Chief, HSSS will be final. Papers from the area of Management and Media & Communication will only be considered for publication in HSSS. Papers from the area of Technology will be considered if they are explicitly having some managerial/social application and relevance.
  • Presenting the paper physically is mandatory for publishing in the journal.
Fees Dates
Academicians/Industry Professionals/Research Scholars* INR 1800/INR 2500**
General Attendees INR 500
*Only selected and peer-reviewed papers will be published.
*The fee includes Lunch, Tea, Conference Kit and Certificate to all participants.
**INR 1800/- will be charged for 1 day.
**INR 2500/- will be charged for 2 days.

Payment Mode

All payments must be performed online.

All payments must be made by NEFT as below:
Beneficiary: Inspiria Knowledge Campus, Siliguri
Account No: 915020018738055
Bank Branch: Axis Bank, Hill Cart Road Branch, Siliguri
IFSC code : UTIB0001403

Once payment is made, ensure to fill up the registration form and also send the proof of payment to conference@inspiria.edu.in with the subject line containing the paper name for which the payment has been made.

NOTE: Registration fee includes Conference kit, Lunch Coupons, Tea and Snacks Coupons for the days of the conference.

Contact Details:
E-mail: conference@inspiria.edu.in
For details, visit the conference website at : www.inspiria.edu.in/ires-2020

The author(s) must initially submit an abstract with suitable title and contact details by email to : conference@inspiria.edu.in

The author(s) must mention the topic track in the subject line if they are submitting the abstract through email. Inappropriate submissions, incorrectly formatted papers will be sent back for appropriate corrections.

If the abstract is accepted, the author(s) will be notified to make necessary payment for registration and submission of ready to publish paper. Each final submission must accompany a signed and scanned copy of the anti-plagiarism declaration form available at :Link

All article submissions should be made in PDF format. The manuscripts should be strictly written according to the APA 6th Edition manuscript formatting guidelines and should strictly not exceed 4000 – 4500 words. APA manuscript preparation guidelines can be found here : Link

Please Note:

  • Only accepted and peer-reviewed papers will be published in Special issue Vol 8, No 2 of Humanities and Social Science Studies Journal (under UGC-CARE list, 2019) ISSN: 2319-829X.
  • All the papers will be scrutinised for plagiarism and similarity checks by HSSS journal for final acceptance.
  • Regarding the paper’s acceptance, the decision taken by Editor In Chief, HSSS will be final. Papers from the area of Management and Media & Communication will only be considered for publication in HSSS. Papers from the area of Technology will be considered if they are explicitly having some managerial/social application and relevance.
  • Presenting the paper physically is mandatory for peer-review.

All queries must be directed to: contact@inspiria.edu.in or +917908200623 / +916294906440 / +918134836246

Technical Advisory Committee
Chief Patron Atul Gupta Managing Trustee, Inspiria Knowledge Campus
Convenor Indrajit Chatterjee Head Academics, Inspiria Knowledge Campus
Co-Convenor Rahul Gupta Head Operations, Inspiria Knowledge Campus
Name Dept
Dr. Arti Khatnani Department of Business Administration
Dr. Shatabdi Som Department of Media Science
Mr. Anil Phillip Department of Business Administration
Mr. Sumon Dey Department of Computer Application

The conference welcomes everyone willing to attend the session from our featured speakers

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