Digital Entrepreneurship is the new icon of 21st century entrepreneurship. It is the growth engine of digital economy. The enabling power of information and communication technology (ICT) and the creative hunger of educated youths have produced a new breed of enterprises, who are known as disruptive innovators. They have broken the cost, time, geography and structural barriers of doing business and have transformed the world of business into a digital hub.
This conference intends to further the research and practice prospects on key challenges faced by the digital entrepreneurs and enterprises across the world. The conference proposes to bring together leading entrepreneurship thinkers, researchers and practitioners across the world for presentations and dialogue. Acknowledging the innovation potential and vulnerability of digital enterprises, the conference will not only focus on the potentials, but also on the way forward for prevention and protection from its perils. The insights and analyses presented in this conference are expected to provide guidance for future deliberations and set the agenda for digital entrepreneurship research, enterprise development, and policy formulation in this domain.
Conference Objectives Objectives of this conference are to:
? Provide an interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and academicians to discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of digital entrepreneurship.
? Create an international community for research to figure out the fail-safe processes and practices of digital entrepreneurship;
? Figure out how disruptive, dynamic and innovative digital landscape can embrace the ethos of sustainability;
? Promote policies and frameworks for development of digital entrepreneurial culture; and
? Spread this knowledge among the academic researchers, entrepreneurs and policymakers.
Publication of Full Papers
Thirty selected papers will be published in an edited volume titled “Digital Entrepreneurship: Promises, Perils, Dividends and Challenges” by a credible International Publisher with ISBN and will be released during the Inaugural Session of the conference.
Best Paper Award
Full paper submitted and presented at the conference will be considered for the Best Paper award in each category (Academicians, Research Scholars, Corporates/Practitioners and Start-ups) will receive cash prize of ?15,000. All paper presenters will receive ‘Certificate of Participation’.
The criteria for selection of the Best Paper Award will include the parameters like: • Originality of Research •Quality of Discussions • Impact of the Study • Presentation Skills.
• Foreign Delegates/ Academicians USD 350 • Foreign Research Scholars/ Students USD 250 • Indian Corporate Delegates ? 5000 • Indian Academicians ? 2500 • Indian Research Scholars ? 1500 • Indian Students ? 1000 Abstract Submission Guidelines • Length of an abstract should not exceed the limit of 800 - 1000 words.
• Last date of abstract submission is December 31, 2017.
• Participants must register with easychair and use the following link for abstract submission https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icde2018 • Paper abstract should be in Times New Roman font with font size 12, clearly mentioning Name of author(s), Title of paper, affiliated organization, Contact number & Email ID of authors. Key words for the article should also be given.
• All submissions are to be presented formally by the authors. Each Presenter will be given 10-12 minutes for the presentation followed by 2-3 minutes of Q&A. Conference language is English. • For the abstract to be included in the proceedings, at least one author must register himself or herself. In case of joint authorship, if more than one author wishes to attend the conference then each author must register independently. • The abstract will form part of the proceedings. • Selected papers will be reviewed by a panel for publication in the selected volume.
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|Promises||20 Apr 2018(01:30 am)||20 Apr 2018(05:30 am)||hi|