International Conference on
People, Ecosystems & Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurship

15th-18th December 2022, Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, Uttarakhand

Organized Jointly by
Foundation for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development,
Indian Institute of Management Kashipur
&
Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship, Strathclyde Business School, United Kingdom

Welcome

We are delighted to invite you to the International Conference on People, Ecosystems & Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship is a crucial engine for growth of economies, more than ever before! The academic discourse on entrepreneurship has to catch the pace of start-ups and entrepreneurial practice, in order to generate insights that can be used by stakeholders. The Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, its incubation center Foundation for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development, in association with the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship, Strathclyde Business School, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom, are organizing this much needed conference to initiate a discussion among stakeholders of entrepreneurship. This conference, especially dedicated to the theories and practice of entrepreneurship, is a crucial initiative to nurture and strengthen the entrepreneurship ecosystem. The conference will be held at IIM Kashipur. The campus is situated amidst vast greenery and provides a breathtaking view of Himalayas during Monsoons and the winter season. We look forward to offering you a great welcome in December 2022.

Schedule

The invitees include distinguished academics in the field of entrepreneurship. They will speak at the event, conduct workshops, and interact with the conference participants.

Paper Development Workshop for PhD Scholars

Lunch

Entrepreneurial Mindset Workshop for SMEs/ Start-ups

Tea Break

Meet the Editors

We will have multiple editors from multiple ABS 3 and 4 category journals which may include International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research, Technology Forecasting and Social Change, International Small Business Journal, Business and Society, and International Journal of Management Reviews. The confirmed list will be updated here.

Welcome Reception

* These workshops are by invitation.

Conference Inauguration and Keynote Address

Speaker to be informed

Tea Break

Policy Roundtable “Accelerating entrepreneurial ecosystem in India.”

Lunch Break

Parallel panel Session 1 and Session 2

Four research papers to be presented - half an hour for each paper, detailed discussion and feedback from experts

Tea break and interactions

Conference Inauguration and Keynote Address

Speaker to be informed

Tea Break

Panel Session 3

Four research papers to be presented - half an hour for each paper, detailed discussion, and feedback from experts

Lunch and Jungle Safari

followed by Conference Dinner in Ramnagar, Jim Corbett Tiger National Park

Panel Session 4

Four research papers to be presented - half an hour for each paper, detailed discussion and feedback from experts

Tea Break

Valedictory Address, Best Paper Award, and Certificate Distribution

Lunch, Conference Concludes!

Call for Abstract

Submission Process

Please use the link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icpeete22 to submit the abstract.

Submission Guidelines
All Authors are requested to follow the following guidelines:
  • At the time of submission, the paper must not have been accepted for publication in any journal.
  • Extended Abstract should be no more than 2000 words (excluding references, figures, and tables), and should follow APA style referencing.
  • The first page of the manuscript must clearly highlight the authors details including email and contact numbers.
  • Papers are welcomed on any of the below mentions subthemes or related topic.
Duties of Author
  • Have the responsibility of ensuring only new and original work is submitted.
  • Must not reproduce work that has been previously published in other journals.
  • Must not submit any articles that are being reviewed or considered by any journal simultaneously.
Important Dates
Extended Abstract Submission Deadline : 31st August 2022
Acceptance Notification : 30th September
Early Registration Deadline : 31st October
Conference Welcome Reception : 15th December
Conference Dates : 15th-18th December 2022

Sub Themes
The conference invites extended abstracts under the following tracks-
  • Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
  • Entrepreneurial People, Cognition & Psychology
  • Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Development Goals
  • Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurship
Abstract Selection
Step 1: Basic Check

Our panel of experts checks a received manuscript to determine whether it fits the conference theme and scope. Manuscripts out of the scope are rejected. Articles published fully or partly in journals are not reviewed or accepted.

Step 2: Peer Review

We use a double-blind system for peer review, both reviewers and authors identities remain anonymous. The review process may take two to three weeks.

Step 3: Acceptance/Rejection Decision

The decision to accept an article is based on the score given by reviewers.

Best Paper Award

One paper will be awarded the ‘Best Paper Award’ based on the criteria laid out by a panel of experts.

Travel

The nearest domestic airport is Pantnagar Airport. Pantnagar is approximately one hour drive from Kashipur. Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi is approximately 4 hours drive from the campus. Ranikhet Exp 15013 and UTR Samprk Krti 15035 are two trains that run daily from Delhi to Kashipur.

Lodging and boarding for participants: The arrangement of boarding and lodging for conference presenters will be made by IIM Kashipur – either in the campus or in nearby hotels.

F.A.Q

  • We ask the authors to submit their abstract using our online submission system on easychair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icpeete22
  • All authors are requested to follow the following guidelines:
    • At the time of submission, the paper must not have been accepted for publication in any journal.
    • Extended Abstract should be no more than 2000 words (excluding references, figures, and tables), and should follow APA style referencing.
    • The first page of the manuscript must clearly highlight the authors details including email and contact numbers.
    • Papers are welcomed on any of the below mentions subthemes or related topic.

  • The extended deadline to submit an abstract is August 31, 2022. All abstracts received by the deadline date are deemed as original and final.

  • The conference is being held at the IIM Kashipur, Uttarakhand. Please click here for more information about IIM Kashipur

  • Submission for the abstract will begin from July 15, 2022.

  • No, the conference organizers are responsible for lodging and boarding of all the conference presenters.

  • Registration fee includes conference kit, lodging and boarding for the duration of the conference and Jungle Safari for the paper presenters.

Registration

Registration Fee Includes:

  • Access to all conference sessions, including workshops.
  • The conference kit and Jungle Safari for the paper presenters.
  • Lodging and boarding for the duration of the conference.
  • Lunch and refreshment during the conference.
  • Detailed registration information will be provided to authors of papers selected for presentation
Registration Fees

Category Participants from India Participants from Abroad
Faculty ₹ 10000 US $ 300
Students ₹ 5000 US $ 150
Industry ₹ 15000 US $ 400

About Us

Indian Institute of Management Kashipur

The Indian Institute of Management Kashipur is a second-generation IIM that was established in 2011 in the northern state of Uttarakhand by the Indian Government. The institute celebrated ten years of excellence on April 29, 2021, reflecting a decade of consistent progress. IIM Kashipur strives to create and disseminate knowledge through applied and interdisciplinary research and practices in emerging areas of management. The institute develops socially conscious, competent, and ethical business leaders and researchers capable of critical thinking, innovation, and entrepreneurship while being inclusive and focusing on both regional development and internationalisation. IIM Kashipur has always believed in providing immersive corporate experience to its students in addition to academics, and the institute is delighted to have cooperated on Live Projects with significant and impactful corporate enterprises. The institutes flagship full-time two-year residential MBA and MBA (Analytics) programs. The MBA program has recently been overhauled to keep up with cutting-edge industry concepts by making it more futuristic and providing diversified skill sets and perspectives with the addition of numerous new core offerings such as ‘Design Thinking’ and ‘Experiential Learning’ with enablers like critical thinking, leadership, and leadership communication, are meant to provide candidates with future-oriented skills.

Foundation for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development (FIED)

Foundation for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development (FIED), the incubation center of Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, is an initiative to nurture and strengthen the entrepreneurship ecosystem of India. With the help of Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Science and Technology, Uttarakhand Government, and other supporting partners, FIED is set to incubate the most promising start-ups of India in the domains of Tourism and Hospitality, Agriculture, Art and Craft, and Education.

Strathclyde Business School (SBS)

The Strathclyde Business School (SBS) is one of four faculties forming the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland. Founded in 1948, the school is located on Cathedral Street within the John Anderson campus of the University. It offers courses for business education and management development. Strathclyde Business School has around 200 academic staff and more than 4500 students (1960 undergraduate and 2615 postgraduate), with 11 subject departments and specialist units providing more specialist and cross-disciplinary postgraduate courses. It has been granted Triple Accreditation. Strathclyde is the first triple accredited business school in Scotland. In November 2016, it was awarded THE Business School of the Year in UK. The Economist and Financial Times ranked the Strathclyde Business School's Master of Business Administration (MBA) 76th and 63rd worldwide in 2016, while its Executive MBA and master’s program in Finance was ranked 41st and 33rd worldwide by Financial Times in 2016. The school has international centres in six countries: Switzerland, Greece, Singapore, UAE, Oman, and Malaysia.

Contact Us

Address

IIM Kashipur, Kundeshwari, Dist- Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand-244713

Phone Number

+91 7088270882, 7900444090,91,92,93