The objective of the IRMA doctoral colloquium is to provide a space and create an environment for free exchange of ideas and initiate discussion on issues related to management and development research within the academic community at IRMA. The forum is expected to provide opportunity to the doctoral students to present their nascent research ideas and obtain valuable inputs from the discussions. The colloquium will also provide the doctoral students an idea of the state-of-the-art developments in their research areas through interactions with practitioners as well as researchers, both inside and outside IRMA
The colloquium is presently structured in manner that there is a suitable mix of presentations of the students as well as the experts. The colloquium will be coordinated by a faculty and a doctoral student representative.
Nature of presentation
The presentation is expected to be on a theme relevant to any area of management and development. An abstract of the presentation would be put up on the FPRM notice board and the website a few days in advance. Normally the presenter will present for about 40 minutes, which will be followed by 20 minutes of discussion.
Venue and timing
The venue of the colloquium will be the ETDC Lecture Hall, IRMA. The timing will be 16.30 to 17.30 hours on every second and fourth Monday.
Anyone interested in the topic is welcome.
The abstracts of the presentations of each year will be brought out at the end of the year as a consolidated document.