Full paper submission deadline is midnight 31st October 2023. | Registrations are now open!

Conference Note

The status of the global economy is precarious. Emerging trends like globalization, technological advancement, and climate change present businesses and governments new opportunities and challenges. Future predictions are becoming more and more challenging due to factors including political unpredictability, trade conflicts, and financial volatility.

The emerging trends and uncertainties in today's economies will be discussed at this conference. The conference will host academic stalwarts, global business leaders, and decorated bureaucrats as speakers who will discuss the most recent discoveries and perceptions on these topics. The conference will also feature paper presentations, seminars, workshops and panel discussions on navigating the benefits and challenges of the global economy.

This conference will provide a valuable opportunity to learn about the emerging trends and uncertainties of modern economies. The speakers and panelists will share their insights on the latest research and developments, and the discussions will surely generate new ideas and perspectives. I encourage you to register for the conference and join us in this important dialogue.

Key Themes

  • Globalization and the rise of new economic powers
  • Technological innovation and the Fourth Industrial Revolution
  • Climate change and the transition to a low-carbon economy
  • Political instability and the threat of populism
  • Future of work and Labour economics
  • Trade wars and the future of global trade
  • Financial volatility and the risk of a global recession

Paper Invitation and submission guidelines (10 papers to be selected)

All manuscripts will be subjected to double-blind peer-review and are expected to meet the scientific criteria of novelty and academic excellence.

The submitting author is responsible for ensuring that the article’s publication has been approved by all other co-authors and takes responsibility for the paper during submission and peer review.

    • The text should be in English, American or British usage is accepted, but not a mixture of both.
    • Authors who feel their English language manuscript may require editing to eliminate possible grammatical or spelling errors and to conform to correct scientific English may wish to use relevant editing apps or service.
  • Articles submitted to the conference should report original and previously unpublished findings. Following the ethical conduct is very critical in the academic world. Hence, any act of plagiarism will not be tolerated. If an author is found to commit an act of plagiarism, the submission will be automatically dismissed.

  • Please send your paper via Online Submission Form
    Should you have any questions about the submission, please contact us at

    • All papers will be subjected to double blind peer-reviews. Relevancy, structure, research method, ethical conducts, language standard, innovativeness, references, hypothesis, result presentation, proficiency, format, amongst many other factors are considered for the evaluation process.
    • Papers that are accepted will be published in the Conference Proceedings/Book.
  • The length of the presentation should be around 20 minutes. You can use any form of presentation you wish, we provide you with the necessary equipment upon request. Make sure you attend the conference a bit earlier to prepare the props.

  • The top three presenters will be reimbursed for their travel fees for up to two authors per paper. The reimbursement shall be equivalent to the fare of a third AC or actual travel cost (whichever is lower). Upon submission of relevant documents, reimbursements shall be processed within 10-15 working days after the event.

Key Dates

3rd October 2023

Abstract Submission

31st October 2023

Full Paper Submission


Professor Viral Acharya

Prof. Viral Acharya, PhD

(New York University, Former Deputy Governor RBI, Author)

Tushar Desai

Tushar Desai

(FIS Global)

Rajan Sethuraman

Rajan Sethuraman

(Letentview Analytics, CEO)

Dr. Ajay Kumar

(Former Defense Secretary GOI)

Lena Schipper

(South Asia Bureau Chief, The Economist)

Himanish Chaudhuri

(Partner, Financial Services,

Dr. Shamika Ravi

(Economic Advisory Committee
– Prime Minister)

Nilesh Shah

(Kotak Asset Management Co. Ltd., Managing Director)

Dr. Ananta Raghuvanshi

(NAREDCO, Mahi, President)

Shobha Pandey

(Senior General Manager Human Resources, John Deere)

Vikas Manwatkar

(Director, Global Sourcing Solutions, Cargill)

Pavit Singh Katoch

(General Counsel, Inshorts)

Suchintan Chatterjee

(Partner, Consulting (DCM, Digital Customer), Deloitte)

Dhiraj Relli

(Chief Executive Officer, HDFC Securities)

Mudit Mehrotra

(Director of CCIB Model Development SPC CCIB CPM, Standard Chartered Bank)

Bhawna Sangwan

(Chief Legal and Strategy Officer, Slice)


(Director Legal, India and South Asia, Uber)

Professor Sanjay Singh

(IIM Lucknow)

Professor Shalabh Kumar

((DOAA) IIT Kanpur)

Sombit Bhattacharya

(Senior Vice President, Sud Life)

Professor Amitabh Bandyopadhyay

(KENT chair for entrepreneurship & innovation, IIT Kanpur)

Conference Convenor

Professor Vimal Kumar

Prof. Vimal Kumar, PhD

(HOD Department of Economics, IITK)

Conference Co-Convenor

Professor Wasim Ahmad

Prof. Wasim Ahmad, PhD

(Department of Economics, IITK)

Organizing Committee

Md Baktiyar Rahman

Md Baktiyar Rahman

Saurabh Kumar

Saurabh Kumar

Ritu Singh

Ritu Singh


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