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  • Announcement: Registration Fee Waived off for Papers with Average Review Score >= 3.5 Authors of Full papers/WIP with average review score of 3.5 and above within first two reviews are eligible for free registration. This provision is available for maximum up to two authors in such papers.



  • 1st January, 2017Call for Papers

    Conference theme for Athenaeum 2018 is SHIFTS IN GLOBAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT. Papers (Full Paper (or) Work-in-Progress (or) Extended Abstract) are invited from academicians, research scholars, business consultants and practitioners from India and abroad. Click here to see the Announcement.

  • 31st August, 2017Abstract submission [Full Paper (or) Work-in-Progress (or) Extended Abstract] Deadline

    Authors are invited to submit an Abstract (not exceeding 250 words) for Full Paper (or) Work-in-Progress (or) Extended Abstract (WIP) categories before 31st August, 2017. No author information should appear on any page of the abstract, as Abstracts will undergo blind review. If you submit an abstract that contains any information identifying you or a co-author, the abstract may be removed from the system, and you will be invited to resubmit. The Abstract should be submitted in Pdf format and only in the prescribed structure given in the ‘Guidelines for Abstract Submission.” Abstract layout, formatting and referencing instructions are provided in ‘Guidelines for Abstract Submission.’ An abstract exceeding the specified limit or not submitted in the prescribed structure will not be considered for the review process. Read Guidelines for Abstract Submission before submission. Submit Abstract

  • 15th Jan – 15th Sep 2017Notification of Acceptance

    Submitted Abstracts will be evaluated through a blind review process and authors will be notified of acceptance/rejection during 15th Jan - 15th Sep, 2017 by e-mail. The notification will include feedback to author(s). The decisions of the Athenaeum 2018 Conference Chair/Co-Chair are final. Authors of accepted Abstracts will be invited to prepare a final paper or Extended Abstract.

  • 20th May – 5th Nov 2017Last Date for Submission of Paper for Consideration

    Authors of accepted Abstracts ( Full Paper (or) Work-in-Progress (or) Extended Abstract) shall prepare the final paper or Extended Abstract. Authors submitting Full Paper shall submit full paper in PDF format for review during 20th May – 5th Nov 2017. Full Paper layout, formatting, referencing styles & standards and other instructions are provided in the Full Paper Template. Maximum length of Full Paper can be 20 pages including Data Sheets, Annexures, etc. Work-in-Progress (WIP)/Extended Abstracts also shall be submitted during 20th May – 5th Nov 2017. Submit Full Paper / WIP / Extended Abstract

  • 5th Dec 2017Last Date for Submitting Revised Full Papers

    Authors who have submitted Full Paper on or before stipulated date will be notified of acceptance of Full Papers during 20th May - 5th Nov 2017 along with review comments or inputs. Accepted full papers will be allowed for conference registration and oral presentation at the Conference to be held during 9-10 Feb 2018. However, authors can register (on or before 3rd Oct 2017) even if acceptance notification is not received, to avail early bird offer. Inclusion of the final paper in the conference is subject to the registration(s) by corresponding author(s) before deadline. Authors should submit final version of the paper implementing the reviewer inputs on or before 5th Dec 2017. Submit Full Paper (Revised and Final) Rejected full papers can be resubmitted as WIP Paper before last date of submission.

  • 28th Jan 2018Last Date for Submitting Presentation

    Authors attending conference to present their paper should prepare their presentation in advance using MS PowerPoint and e-mail the same to athenaeum2018@bim.edu. PPTs should reach latest by 28th Jan 2018.


  • 1st Jun 2017Registration Commencement

    Authors can register for the conference by paying prescribed fee once their abstracts are accepted. Delegates can also register for attending the conference. Conference fee includes registration, participant kit, two lunches and snacks. Please refer Conference Fee section to know about registration fee for various categories and other offers. Registration Fee can be paid through Demand Draft, or NEFT or Online Payment. Conference registration opens on 1st Jun 2017 and will be open till 15th Dec 2017. In case paper is not accepted for presentation in the conference and any registration fee, if paid will be reimbursed.

  • 3rd Oct 2017Last Date to Avail Early Bird Offer

    Early Bird offer: Conference registrations on or before 3rd Oct 2017 can avail 40% waiver in Conference Fee in all categories.

  • 15th Dec 2017Registration Closes

    Registration for the conference will be open till 15th Dec 2017.


Rejected full papers can be resubmitted for review.


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