International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar organised a 2-day International Conference on “Drifts in Business Governance and Societal Values: Conflicts and Challenges” in collaboration with EGADE Business School, Mexico on 8th and 9th December 2017. The event witnessed enthusiastic participation from faculty, research scholars and students from well-known institutes and universities like EGADE Business School Mexico, Anahuac University Mexico, Uniglobe College Kathmandu Nepal, IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIT Kharagpur, IIM Kashipur, IIT Bhubaneswar, ISBM Bangalore, IIT Bombay, IMI New Delhi, MDI Gurgaon, Symbiosis Centre for Management Pune, Ravenshaw University Cuttack, NIIT University, BIMTECH Greater Noida, BIT Mesra etc. There were 11 technical sessions scheduled over 2 days. Two workshops on ‘Developing skills on Writing Case Studies’ and ‘Doctoral Research International Perspectives on initiation to conclusion’ were also conducted by Prof. Rajagopal.

The students actively participated by presenting their research papers in various technical sessions. They learned the basics of presenting a research paper and the effort it takes for a research study to be successful. The event taught the students management skills required to manage a big crowd constituting of important and experienced delegates.