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Uttaranchal Institute of Management is organizing an International Conference on ‘Information Technology and Management for the Sustainable Development (ICITMSD)’

Uttaranchal Institute of Management is organizing an International Conference on ‘Information Technology and Management for the Sustainable Development (ICITMSD)’

Uttaranchal Institute of Management, a faculty of Uttaranchal University, is organizing an International Conference on the topic, ‘Information Technology and Management for the Sustainable Development’ (ICITMSD) (August 9-10, 2019).

The Conference initiated with the Felicitation Ceremony, wherein Shri Jitender Joshi, Hon’ble Chancellor, Uttaranchal University, felicitated the Chief Guest, Dr. Narendra S. Chaudhari (Vice-Chancellor, Uttarakhand Technical University). Vice-Chancellor, Uttaranchal University, Prof. (Dr.) N.K. Joshi felicitated Shri Jitender Joshi. Dr. Pradeep Suri, Director – UIM, felicitated Prof.(Dr.) N.K. Joshi, followed by the felicitation of other dignitaries. The Guests of Honour, Dr. Rakesh Sharma (Scientist, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology), Dr. S. Qamar (King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia) were felicitated by the faculty members.

The Keynote Speakers included eminent personalities from academia and industry, namely, Prof.(Dr.) Subhash C. Sharma, (IIT-Roorkee), Dr. Sandeep Rakshit (American University of Nigeria), Ms. Anita Koli (NIIT Technologies) and Dr. Alok Kumar, JKLU.

The ‘ Welcome Address’ was delivered by Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Suri, wherein he introduced all the dignitaries and said that the Conference was being organized with the objective of bringing together eminent researchers, scholars, academicians and industry stalwarts to promote high-end research in varied areas of technology and management.
Prof. (Dr.) N.K. Joshi emphasized on latest trends in technology and management, namely, Big Data and Machine Learning. He further added that ‘Data is the strongest currency in today’s world’.

Dr. Narendra Chaudhari motivated the students for inclusion of technological interventions for the growth of the country. Dr. Rakesh Sharma encouraged the participants to consider various perspectives of technology for advancement at global level. Dr. S. Qamar spoke on mobile technologies and shared his research experiences.
Thereafter, Conference Proceedings were released. The Chief Guest and Guests of Honour were presented with mementoes as a token of gratitude.

The Keynote Speakers Prof.(Dr.) Subhash C. Sharma from IIT-Roorkee and Ms. Anita Koli from NIIT Technologies delivered Keynote Address in Track 1 and Track 2 respectively. Other Keynote Speakers included Dr. Sandeep Rakshit and Dr. Alok Kumar.

A large number of participants from across the globe presented their papers on the main and allied themes. There was a huge participation by the research scholars and post-graduate students of UIM.