International Conference


Innovative Sustainable Development in Management (ICISDM-2024)

6ᵗʰ - 7ᵗʰ March, 2024

Paper submission link closes on 15 December 2023

International Conference


Innovative Sustainable Development in Management (ICISDM-2024)

6ᵗʰ - 7ᵗʰ March, 2024

Paper submission link closes on 15 December 2023

About the Conference

This International Conference aims to showcase innovative sustainable development practices, initiatives, and accomplishments in management where visionaries, researchers, industry leaders, policymakers, and students converge to explore ground-breaking solutions for a brighter future globally. This will help in discovering cutting-edge strategies, technologies, and policies that pave the way for sustainable growth, eco-friendly practices, and social progress. This conference will also explore future challenges and opportunities in terms of achieving sustainable development in management and helping to introduce and adopt state-of-the-art technologies and will provide great opportunities and policy recommendations to enhance and achieve the goal of a sustainable society. The keynote speeches of the conference will be delivered by eminent personalities from top-ranked institutes and industries. The conference expects good-quality manuscripts from academicians, researchers, and industry professionals to present their practical and theoretical novelties in the field of sustainable development in management and the selected papers will be published in Scopus and Web of Science indexed Journals. Whether you are passionate about environmental conservation, economic resilience, or social equity, this conference offers a platform to exchange ideas, inspire change, and shape a sustainable world. Together, we can redefine the future of development and build a more sustainable, inclusive, and prosperous tomorrow. Join us in making a difference.

About Sona College of Technology

25+Years Experiences

Established in 1920s, the Sona Group has in its fold Sona College of Technology, Thiagarajar Polytechnic College, Sona College of Arts and Science, Vee Technologies, Sona Valliappa Textile mills, Sona Medical College of Naturopathy and Yoga and Sona Valliappa Public School. With nearly a 100 years of experience, Sona offers quality services to the public through its educational and industrial sectors.

Sona College of Technology, one of the top ranking engineering colleges in India, has achieved global identity through its involvement in research in recent technology and successful completion of projects and products.

Situated in Salem, Tamil Nadu, the southern part of India, Sona is the best destination for engineering aspirants. The college offers Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Engineering and Doctoral Degree (Ph.D) in all major disciplines. Sona, which is an ISO Certified Institution, is known for its rich tradition and high values bestowed upon it by its Founder Chairman, Thiru. M.S. Chockalingam. The "AICTE – CII Award for Best Industry – Linked Technical Institute in India” for six times and an acclaimed 'A' grade by 'NAAC' stand testimony to the commitment of the college to impart quality education. Sona is a proud recipient of “Edupreneurs Award” from MHRD, New Delhi, for Emerging Global Destination for Education. It is yet another milestone in the success story of the institute. All eligible Under Graduate and Post Graduate programmes are accredited by NBA.

Sona College of Technology is equipped with world class infrastructure and highly qualified and experienced faculty members. The college adopts the most modern teaching learning methodology. With Lecture Capture System, Blackboard and other advanced e-learning tools, Sona has established itself as a pioneer in progressive pedagogy. With over 36+ R&D Centres, the college nurtures research culture in all evolving areas of science and technology. Sona College of Technology, a proud partner of Chandrayaan-3 mission developed a stepper motor for use in the LVM-3 rocket that lifted off the Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft and placed it into the Earth’s orbit. The research team of the college developed the simplex permanent magnet stepper motor for the actuator assembly of LVM-3 that controlled the rocket engine’s liquid fuel and oxidizer mixture ratio.

Sona’s sharp focus on quality education and training has turned it into a premier technical institution ensuring good placements in a wide range of companies. In short, Sona, stands tall as one of the best institutions for world class professional education.

About Muscat College

Muscat College, (formerly known as Muscat College of Management Science and Technology) is a private Higher Education Institution located in Muscat, the capital city of the Sultanate of Oman. The College is one of the first private higher education institutions and one of the pioneering colleges in Oman to initiate undergraduate studies at the bachelor with honours degree level.

Established in 1996 the College started its first academic year in 1997. Since then, the College has produced thousands of undergraduate students. Till 2004, the College campus was in a multi-story building in Ruwi. Then another millstone was achieved with the establishment of the College purpose-built campus in Bawsher city with facilities including classrooms, computer laboratories, library, cafeteria, auditorium etc. With steady growth, the college has undergone further infrastructural expansion in 2010 with the addition of an upper floor to the Language Centre, a mosque for both staff and students and a Multi-Purpose Sports Hall for indoor sports activities. In addition, the college has further plans to construct a girl’s hostel and a dedicated library building during the next strategic plan period 2020-25.

Topics of Interest

Authors can select any of these sub-themes or any topic related to the theme of the conference.

  • Remote Work and Hybrid Work Models
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and HR Tech
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
  • Employee Well-being:
  • Agile HR
  • Data-Driven HR
  • Employee Experience (EX)
  • Leadership Development
  • Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Marketing
  • Sustainability and CSR in HR
  • Content Personalization
  • Marketing Evolution
  • Video Marketing Dominance
  • Voice Search and SEO
  • Sustainability and Green Marketing
  • AI and Chatbots in Customer Service
  • Social Commerce
  • User-Generated Content (UGC)
  • Privacy Concerns and Data Regulations
  • Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)
  • Subscription-Based Models
  • Social Responsibility and Purpose-Driven Marketing
  • Decentralized Finance (DeFi)
  • Cryptocurrency and Digital Assets
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Sustainable and ESG Investing
  • Robo-Advisors and AI in Wealth Management
  • Real-time Payments and Instant Settlements
  • NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens)
  • Regulatory Changes
  • Alternative Investments
  • Risk Management in a Volatile Environment
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Cybersecurity in Finance
  • Supply Chain Resilience
  • Digital Transformation
  • Sustainability and Green Operations
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Data Analytics for Operations
  • Circular Economy
  • Remote Monitoring and Maintenance
  • Agile and Lean Operations
  • Reshoring and Nearshoring
  • 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing
  • Employee Well-being in Operations
  • Blockchain in Supply Chain
  • AI and Machine Learning Integration
  • Explainable AI
  • Edge Analytics
  • Augmented Analytics
  • Data Governance and Privacy
  • Big Data and Cloud Analytics
  • Streaming Analytics
  • Prescriptive Analytics
  • Ethical AI and Bias Mitigation
  • Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Geospatial Analytics
  • Quantum Computing and Analytics
  • Digital Transformation
  • Succession Planning
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Family Governance Structures
  • Impact Investing
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Globalization
  • Sustainability Initiatives
  • Family Business Networks
  • Technology Adoption in Governance
  • Professionalization of Management
  • Resilience and Crisis Management
  • Remote Entrepreneurship
  • E-commerce and Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Brands
  • Sustainable Entrepreneurship
  • Tech-enabled Startups:
  • Healthcare and Biotech Entrepreneurship
  • FoodTech and AgTech
  • Fintech and Digital Payments
  • Diversity and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship
  • Rise of the Gig Economy
  • Impact Entrepreneurship
  • Education and EdTech Entrepreneurship
  • Health and Wellness Entrepreneurship

Keynote Speakers

Dr.Ivan Zupic
Lecturer in Entrepreneurhip Institute of Managment Studies Goldsmits,
University of London
Dr.Sujata Khandai
Dy. Dean (Academics) Director
Amity College of Commerce & Finance
Amity School of Business
Amity University,
Uttar Pradesh, India
Dr. Stephen Aro-Gordon
Assistant Professor
Business and Accounting Department
Muscat College
Sultanate of Oman
Dr. Mathew Philip
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
Muscat College
Sultanate of Oman

Paper Submission

✔ Prospective authors are encouraged to submit papers
(Submission Link :

✔ Authors must strictly adhere to the journal guidelines below while preparing your Manuscript.

✔ All submitted paper will go through plagiarism check process.

✔ Manuscript should not contain Embedded links, Scanned images, Header and Footer.

✔ Email submissions will not be accepted.

✔ Concession for multiple paper submission

  • 10% concession in registration fees for 2nd paper.
  • 20% concession in registration fees for 3rd paper.

✔ All queries related to the conference shall be addressed to

Paper format link :

1.Journal of Enterprising Communities - Read more

2.Journal of East European Management Studies - Read more


Authors make the registration after the acceptance of their submitted papers.

National International
Academicians INR 3500/- USD 40
Industry Persons INR 3500/- USD 40
Research Scholars INR 2500/- USD 25
Students INR 2000/- USD 20
Attendees INR 1500/- USD 15

Registration fee (India) inclusive of 18% GST/-*

Selected papers will be published in the following Journals :

Journals Details :

  • Journal of Enterprising Communities ( Web of Science (ESCI) & Q2 Scopus Indexed).
  • Journal of East European Management Studies (Web of Science (ESCI) & Scopus Indexed) ( Papers with a tight regional focus on Central and East European societies).

Important Dates

Paper submission link opens on
20 October 2023

Paper submission link closes on
15 December 2023

Communication of review comments
31 December 2023

Submission of modified manuscript
12 January 2024

Last date of registration
11 February 2024

Full manuscript submission due on
01 March 2024

Steering Committee

Chief Patron

Mr. C. Valliappa
Chairman, Sona Institutions, Salem.
Mr. Chocko Valliappa
Vice-Chairman, Sona Institutions, Salem.
Mr. Thyagu Valliappa
Vice-Chairman, Sona Institutions, Salem.


Dr. S. R. R. Senthilkumar
Principal, Sona College of Technology, Salem.


Dr. S.Chandrasekar
Professor / EEE, Dean R&D, Sona College of Technology, Salem.


HOD & Professor / MBA, Sona School of Business and Management, Salem.

Joint Coordinators

Asst.Professor / MBA, Sona School of Business and Management, Salem.

International Advisory Committee Members

  • Dr.S.Senthilkumar

    Head & Associate Professor in Management, Skyline University Nigeria.

  • Prof. Ponnusamy

    M, DEAN, Singapore Overseas Center of Cost Accountants (for Asia Pacific).

  • Dr. Narentheren Kaliappen

    Senior Lecturer,Department of International Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia.

  • Dr. Suja Sundram

    Assistant Professor ,Department of Business Administration, Jubail Industrial College – Female Branch, 39161 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Dr Samantha Rathnayake

    Senior Management Consultant/Faculty Member, PIM, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

National Advisory Committee Members

  • Dr.S.Chinnammai

    MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.,Professor and Head, Department of Economics, University of Madras.

  • PROF. Dr.P.Arunachalam

    MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.,Professor and Head, Department of Economics, Cochin University of Science and Technology Kochi - 682022, Kerala, India.

  • Dr. Jayaraman K

    MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.,Professor and Head, Department of Economics, Periyar University, Salem.

  • Dr.R.Mayakkannan

    M.Com., MBA., MA (Eco) MFC., PGDCA., PGDFM., NET-JRF., M.Phil., Ph.D.,Associate Professor and Research Supervisor, P.G and Research Department of Commerce, Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram -631561.

  • Dr. D.K.Madaan

    Professor and Head,School of Social Sciences, Punjabi University, Patiala (India) Secretary, Indian Economics Association.


Sona College of Technology:
Dr. P. K. Anjani
HoD – Professor & Head,
Department Of Management Studies
: +91 86674 59784 |
Assistant Professor,
Department of Management Studies,
: +91 99426 11220 |
Muscat College:
Dr Reshmy Krishnan
Head of Research Centre,
: +96895364867 |
Dr.Araby Madbouly
Head of Department of Business and Accounting
: +96891229789 |