Lead Conference Organizing Institutions
Indian Institute of Management Jammu, India
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) brand has now become synonymous to innovation, talent and zeal for success and contribution in management. Government of India established IIM Jammu in Jammu and Kashmir in 2016. IIM Jammu is setting up Off-Campus at Srinagar soon. From very beginning, IIM Jammu has set high standards for outstanding value-based quality education, high quality research, executive education, consultancy and strong corporate as well as international linkages. IIM Jammu encourages contemporary research concentrating on regional, national and global issues.
The University of Bradford School of Management, United Kingdom
The University of Bradford School of Management is among the Global Elite with an established reputation for excellence in business education, and research. It is one of the oldest Business Schools in the UK founded in 1963 by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bradford and has been a leader in teaching, research, knowledge exchange, and community engagement for over five decades. The School of Management is holding the ‘Triple-Crown’ accreditation from the three leading international bodies, Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). Taking the mission of the School of Management, its alumni network is consistently striving for bringing change and excellence in their regional, national and international communities. The School of Management and its programmes are consistently ranked among the best in the world.
Partnering Professional Bodies
The Institute of Cost Accountants of India
The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body set up under an Act of Parliament in the year 1959. The Institute as a part of its obligation, regulates the profession of Cost and Management Accountancy, enrols students for its courses, provides coaching facilities to the students, organizes professional development programmes for the members and undertakes research programmes in the field of Cost and Management Accountancy. The Institute pursues the vision of cost competitiveness, cost management, efficient use of resources and structured approach to cost accounting as the key drivers of the profession. The Institute is the 2nd largest Cost & Management Accounting body in the world and the largest in Asia, having more than 5,00,000 students and 85,000 members all over the globe. The Institute operates through four regional councils at Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai and 110 Chapters situated at important cities in the country as well as 11 Overseas Centres, headquartered at Kolkata. It is under the administrative control of Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The Institute is a member of International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), South-Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA), Confederation of Asian & Pacific Accountants (CAPA), National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards (NACAS), and National Foundation for Corporate Governance (NFCG) and Government Accounting Standards Advisory Board (GASAB).
The Institute of Company Securities of India
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) is a statutory body established under an Act of Parliament, i.e. the Company Secretaries Act, 1980 to regulate and develop the profession of Company Secretaries. It functions under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The Headquarter of ICSI is located at New Delhi with its four Regional Offices at New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai with 72 Chapter offices across India. It has also its research centres, i.e. Centre for Corporate Governance, Research and Training (ICSI-CCGRT) and Centre of Excellence is located at Navi-Mumbai and Hyderabad respectively. It has overseas presence through ICSI Overseas Centre at United Kingdom (UK), ICSI Middle East (DIFC) NPIO and ICSI Overseas Centre, USA. At present, there are more than 63,000 members and about 3 lakhs students registered with ICSI. The Mission of ICSI is to develop high calibre professionals facilitating good Corporate Governance with a vision to be a global leader in promoting Good Corporate Governance.