Conference FAQs

ICCG IMSGZB 2017: Frequently Asked Questions 


When will the conference take place? Where is it located?
The International Conference on Corporate Governance: Retrospect and Prospects (ICCG- 2017) will take place on February 11-12, 2017 at Hotel Radisson Blu, Kaushambi-Delhi NCR (India). Delhi-NCR is the capital region of India and has excellent connectivity by air, rail and roads with all major countries of the world and within India.

How will be weather around the conference dates?
The weather in Delhi-NCR around the conference dates February 11-12, 2017 is likely to be temperate with pleasant sunny days and cool nights. February marks the waning of winter season in India.

Will there be speakers/presenters from abroad?
Yes. We have already received consent from three eminent academicians from USA, UK and Australia/New Zealand. More confirmations from foreign speakers are in the pipeline.

How can I register? What are the registration rates?
Registration can be done online.
Please click here for deadlines, fees, and other registration information.

Is there any discount  in the conference fee?
If you register for the conference on or before January 1, 2017, an early bird discount of 20% will be allowed on conference fee applicable to your category.  Also, research scholars from India and participants from Afro-Asian countries are offered a heavily discounted registration fee. Please visit conference website/call for papers for details.

I am not the sole author of my paper and there are co-authors too?How much registration fee will I need to pay.
In case of more than one author of a paper, registration fee will be required to be paid by all of them individually in the applicable category.

How can I reserve a hotel room, and what are the rates?
Please click here for information.

I only want to attend one day of the conference, is that possible?
The full benefits of the conference will accrue by attending both the days. On the first day the focus is on keynote speeches and panel discussions by globally renowned thought-leaders. Whereas, the focus on the second day will be on research papers.

However, your registration is valid for both the days and you may chose to attend as per your itinerary.

Can I present a paper “In Absentia”?
We greatly encourage actual attendance of the presenters in the conference. However, in some cases, authors may be allowed to contribute a paper in absentia. In such cases, the conference certificate will be given bearing the fact of in absentia contribution and also an additional 25% on the applicable registration fee will be required to be paid.

Is there a Best Paper Award?
Yes. The full papers submitted for conference will be considered for three Best paper Award. Award will be adjudged on the basis of both the quality of the paper addressing conference theme and the presentation by the researcher on the day of the convention. The winners will be awarded a plaque, a certificate of recognition and prize money in cash. In addition, five high-quality papers selected by jury will be given certificate of "special mention".

Is the conference schedule available?
We will post the detailed schedule by late January 2017/early February, 2017 on our website.

How can my organization become a conference sponsor?
There are limited sponsorship opportunities available, so act early. To become a sponsor and for more information, please contact 
conf2017@imsgzb.com.

Can I advertise in the conference program?
Yes. The advertisement copy and payment must be received by January 31, 2017. Please contact 
conf2017@imsgzb.com.

I just want to attend one session.  Is that possible to do without registering for the conference?
We do not allow unregistered attendees to come to sessions or other conference events.

I'm a presenter - is there a PowerPoint template I should be using?
We will advise a template to the confirmed presenters

Is there funding available to help with travel/registration costs?
The organizers are unable to assist with travel or registration costs. 

Will I receive a certificate of participation if I am not presenting a paper and am only attending as an observer?
All registered attendees, presenter or non-presenter, will be given a certificate of participation on the concluding day of the conference. However, the certificate will bear the fact of paper presentation if applicable.

What is the cancellation policy for the conference?
No refunds for cancellation of registrations are admissible.

I am an overseas participant and need a letter of invitation before I can receive my visa. What is the procedure?
On full payment of conference registration fees, the participant may request an invitation letter by emailing
conf2017@imsgzb.com. No invitation letter will be sent to unregistered or unpaid participants. The organizers also reserve the right to refuse to provide invitation letters for attendees. Please note that no further assistance would be possible from the conference organizers for visa application process. It is the sole responsibility of the participant to handle visa process.

My question is not listed here. Whom do I contact?
Please contact 
conf2017@imsgzb.com for assistance.You may also call Dr. S K Dube, Convener at +91-9212162428 or Dr. Pankaj K Agarwal, Co-Convener at +91-9839711444.

My paper has co-authors. But only one of us will attend the conference and present the paper. Will other registered authors will get the certificate of presentation ?
The number of co-authors for a paper is capped at three. If the paper is in joint names and one of the coauthors attends and makes a presentation, one certificate will be issued in the joint names. if more than one coauthors attend, registration will be required to be done by each co-author individually for being considered for separate certificate.

 

Message from Conference Chair

Dear Academicians/Researchers

Greetings!

We look forward to your participation with a quality research paper. We do hope that you will find this conference an enriching platform to share your research and receive invaluable inputs from renowned experts and erudite peers.

With Regards
Prof. J. P. Sharma
Conference Chair
Director, IMS Ghaziabad