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Announcement Admission

Digitalization, Innovation & Endurable Transformation (DIET)

Unitedworld School of Business , Karnavati University
National Conference on Emerging Trends: A Road to DIET
( Digitalization, Innovation & Endurable Transformation )
( 07th -08th April 2023 )

A nation cannot aspire to progress and become a developed one without creating and nurturing an endurable environment, which is conducive to all types of fields that subsequently culminates in desirable accomplishments in business and provides fruitful results for society. Digitalization, Innovation & Transformation are important keys which can simply be utilized in every activity be it business using the resources available to a person or any start-up. We embrace this theme in all dimensions of management. Digitalization, Innovation & Transformation is now practised across the country to face future possible uncertainties. Organisations should think about those issues which are important to address to make the life of coming generations more secure by incorporating DIET. Under this, not only the economic development will be ensured but the utilisation of resources will be done at an optimum level & instabilities will be eradicated.

An entrepreneur combines various input factors in a creative way in order to generate value for customers and to create feasible wealth. Today’s Society needs People who can establish a business which should be more digitalized, innovative & flexible enough to operate even in adverse scenarios. One of the major attributes of an entrepreneur is that they need to have a keen eye for opportunities in society. Therefore, it becomes imperative for a nation to create digitalization & innovation, which facilitates the process of transforming ideas into business reality, self-employment, enterprise creation, and providing solutions to societal problems along with endurable economic growth by re-invention.

DIET Conference Registration Form

Registration Form for Business Executives
Registration Form for Academicians
Registration Form for Students / Research Scholars

Payment Link for Registered Candidate whose Payment is Pending :

Conference Venue:

Unitedworld School of Business (UWSB)

Karnavati University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Date & Time: 07th -08th April 2023, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Best Paper Award

To be conferred on the second day of the National Conference with with Cash prize & Trophy.

Important Dates

Sr. No Important Dates For Dates
1 Last date for submission of abstract 27th Jan, 2023
2 Notification for Abstract Acceptance 03rd Feb, 2023
3 Payment date post-Abstract Acceptance 10th Feb, 2023
4 Last Date for submission of full paper 10th March, 2023
5 Notification for Full Paper Acceptance 20th March, 2023

Registration Fees

Sr. No Delegates Category Registration Fees (Rs.)
1 Business Executives 3000
2 Academicians (Faculty) 1500
3 Research Scholars (Doctoral/Post-Doctoral) 500
4 Students/Alumni 500

Note :There is no registration fees for Students, Research Scholar and Faculty from Karnavati University


The conference will be having sessions on the following Tracks

Track 1: Accounting & Finance
● Automation in Financial Services
● Adaptability of Block Chain Technology in Financial Sector
● Business and Financial Organization Economic Growth and Development
● Green Finance
● Microfinance/Financial Inclusion
● Fintech

Track 2: Marketing Mantra
● Competitive Dynamics in Marketing with New Business Models
● Customer Experience through Analytics
● Green Marketing
● Managing Customer Experience and Engagement
● E-Retailing
● Transformation of Rural Marketing

Track 3: People Management
● Workflow & Workforce Planning
● Productivity in Hybrid working
● Talent Acquisition and data analytics
● Psychological Safety in the Workplace
● Compassionate Leadership
● Digitalization in HR

Track 4: Tech in Management
● Artificial Intelligence in Management
● Digital Disruption
● Predictive Analytics
● Analytics in Operations and Supply chain management
● Business Intelligence
● Data Technologies

Track 5: Strategic and Sustainable Management
● Equity and Inclusion
● Pollution and Waste Management
● Social-Environmental Decision-Making
● Rule of Law and Social Resilience
● Embracing Change & Transformation
● Entrepreneurship and Business Growth
● Leadership in VUCA Times
● Sustainable practices in Management
● Healthcare Management & Services

Track 6: Operations Management
● Demand Planning and Forecasting Techniques
● Capacity and Production Planning
● Logistics Management
● Supply Chain Management
● Project Management
● Service Operations Management

Note: Paper’s from other domains of author’s choice are acceptable as well.


Chief Patron: Shri. Ritesh Hada
President, Karnavati University, Gandhinagar

Patron: Mr. Tariq Ali Saiyed

Registrar, Karnavati University Gandhinagar

Organizing Committee

1. Dr. Salim Shamsher, Chairman- Organizing Committee

Professor and Dean, UWSB Karnavati University Gandhinagar

2. Prof. Naveen Luthra, Vice-Chairman- Organizing Committee

Assistant Director, UWSB Karnavati University Gandhinagar

3. Dr. Kishor Bhanushali

Director – Karnavati School of Research, Karnavati University Gandhinagar

4. Dr. Sunil Patel, Convenor – Mobile : +91 7016561346

Professor, UWSB, Karnavati University Gandhinagar

5. Dr. Mansi Tiwari, Co-Convenor – Mobile : +91 8979198222

Associate Professor, UWSB, Karnavati University Gandhinagar

6. Dr. Ankita Srivastava

Associate Professor, UWSB, Karnavati University, Gandhinagar

7. Dr. Hiral Dhal

Assistant Professor, UWSB, Karnavati University, Gandhinagar

Faculty and Student Coordinators

1. Prof. Hardik Gandhi, HOD, Assistant Professor

2. Dr. Himanshu Barot, Professor

3. Dr. Preeti Kulshrestha, Associate Professor

4. Dr. Tushar Panigrahi, Associate Professor

5. Dr. Bindiya Gupta, Associate Professor

6. Dr. Vikrant Jain, Assistant Professor

7. Dr. Manisha Raj Assistant Professor

8. Prof. Gunjan Sood, Assistant Professor

9. Prof. Nupur Rawal, Assistant Professor

10. Prof. Jayshree Gehlot, Assistant Professor

11. Prof. Radhika Joshi Assistant Professor

12. Prof. Pabitra Chakravorty, Assistant Professor

13. Prof. Yash Vaghela, Senior Academic Coordinator

14. Kavya Dholakia, President, Student Council

15. Sachin Dey, BBA Student Sem-V

16. Dutta Dristi Rathindra, BBA Student Sem-V

17. Hardiksinh Vihol, BBA Student Sem-V

18. Parmar Srushti Ashwinbhai, BBA Student Sem-V

Conference Outcomes

Abstract of the research paper will be published in the Conference Souvenir with ISBN
Quality research papers will get an opportunity for publication in SCOPUS & Web of Science indexed journals. The processing fee for the same need to be borne by the author. However, the final decision to publish the papers would lie with the editors of the respective journals.
Candidates can raise their profile through networking and engagement with research at all career stages.

They can showcase their research and develop research ideas through discussion and feedback from experienced colleagues. Connect with researchers and opportunities within and beyond your areas of specific research interest through the special interest group and a variety of other events.

Guidelines for Authors & Contributors

Submissions should be original research papers and similarity index upto 10% .

The participants interested in presenting a paper in a technical session must submit the abstract of the paper (150 to 300 words) in English, which will be scrutinized by the editorial committee before their acceptance for presentation.

The abstract must be accompanied by the author’s name(s), affiliations, full postal address, email id, and telephone number along with the title of the paper on the front page. Abstracts of all the papers accepted for presentation will be published in the form of Souvenirs.

Full text of the paper typed in MS Word, using Times New Roman, font size 12 on A-4 size paper in 1.5 spacing & referencing style APA, should be e-mailed at the mail-id. conference.uwsb@karnavatiuniversity.edu.in

Paper must be accompanied with the author’s name(s), affiliation(s), and full postal address, email ID, and telephone number along with the title of the paper on the front page.

For the presentation of the paper/s in the conference, the contributors are requested to register themselves. Registration new presentation of the paper by at least one author in the conference is mandatory to ensure the inclusion of the paper in the book.

Conference E-Book will be distributed to participants who will attend the conference and present their papers at the conference.

Paper in absentia needs to be sent along with PPT.

Certificates of participation will be provided to all the registered participants.

Certificates of the presentation will be provided to all the paper presenters

About Karnavati University

Karnavati University (KU) is an apex University, situated in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. The University was established by Karnavati Medical & Educational Trust vide state legislation. The University is dedicated to excellence in teaching and focused on interdisciplinary learning. Spread over a lush green pristine campus and equipped with the most modern labs, the University is empowered to award degrees as specified under Section 22 of the UGC Act to the students. The University’s prime motive is not only to develop designers, lawyers, managers, researchers, media professionals, and dentists but professionals with human values who make noteworthy contributions to the society. Karnavati University supports its students to succeed at every level to become well-rounded individuals and skilled professionals.

The Trust runs six colleges: Unitedworld Institute of Design, Unitedworld School of Business, Unitedworld School of Liberal Arts & Mass Communication, Unitedworld School of Law, Unitedworld School of Computational Intelligence, and Karnavati School of Dentistry. The University has 312 full-time Faculty members and several international visiting professors who deliver courses and guide research. The culture of research is strong wherein students contribute to the filing of patents and other instruments under intellectual property.

Karnavati University has established two incubators- Karnavati Innovation Incubation Foundation (KIIF) which is a sector-agnostic incubator and the other – Defense Design Technology Incubator of India (DDTII) which is strongly focused on areas of Defense.

About Unitedworld School of Business (UWSB)

UWSB is a top business school shaping the students’ perspectives on business and leadership and their contribution to society, by addressing the functional areas of organization and management fundamentals. The three / four years BBA (Hons.) program at UWSB seek to provide students with a strong foundation for success in the business world or in pursuing management related higher education at the Masters and Doctoral levels. More than twenty eminent faculty members guide students in the school, and numerous foreign visiting faculties teach courses while conducting and guiding research initiatives at various levels. Students at UWSB are instrumental in registering patents and other forms of intellectual property, demonstrating the university’s strong research culture. By planning numerous academic and extracurricular events, the students also hone their leadership and teamwork abilities.

UWSB places a strong emphasis on practical and hands-on learning in place, hence making it mandatory for each student to undergo a summer internship project in related corporate. A two-month internship not only helps them in presentation and report writing but also broadens their horizon to prepare them for the professional life ahead.