Panel A (I): Governance, Justice and Development

Chairman:           Dr. Biswanath Ghosh

Co-Chairman:     Dr. Pranam Dhar

Panel A (II): Education and Knowledge Management

Chairman:           Dr. Mike Roberts

Co-Chairman:     Dr. Geetha Subramaniam

Panel B (I): Economic Resources for Development

Chairman:           Dr. Vikram Chadha

Co-Chairman:     Prof. Debes Mukhopadhayay

Panel B (II): Human Resource and Productivity

Chairman:           Dr. Sisir Bhattacharyya

Co-Chairman:     Prof. Maria de Lurdes Nogueira Escaleira

Panel C (I): Development Through the Lens of Science and Technology

Chairman:           Dr. Ershad Ali

Co-Chairman:     Dr. Rohana Kamaruddin

Panel C (II): Environment Pertaining to Sustainable Development

Chairman:           Professor (Dr) Faridah Hj Hassan

Co-Chairman:     Dr. Subir Bandyopadhyay


Best Paper Evaluation Committee

Chairman:                 Dr. Ershad Ali

Co-Chairman:           Mr. D. Sinha

Any creative paper related to any panel is cordially invited.

Last Date of Submission:

Abstract: 15th October, 2012

Full Paper: 5th November, 2012

Guidelines for Submission:

*     Abstract: Within 350 words

*           Full Paper:

a)      Within 15 pages

b)      With a title and panel name; authors name, institutional affiliation, full postal contact details including e-mail addresses

c)      Must be in word file: size A-4, double space, font size: Times New Roman 12pt.

*     Reference citation to be followed in Harvard Style, in both text and in the list of references which will have to be prepared in alphabetical order

*     To be sent to Dr. Sandip Kar electronically by the specified dates to the following e-mail addresses: &

*     Hard Copies:
a) 2 for office
b) 20 for distribution among delegates

Publication of Abstracts
Selected papers will be published in a Refereed International Journal or in an edited book.

Note: The Committee reserves all rights to accept/reject/edit the manuscript as deemed necessary.