Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior organized First National Seminar on “Information Technology Applications: Strategies, Issues & Challenges” on February 22, 2015. The main objective of the Seminar is to explore the Information Technology Applications in Library Science and Management.
The First National Seminar began with the inaugural ceremony in the gracious presence of Lt. Gen. Dr. V.K. Sharma, V.C. Amity University, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh as chief guest of the inaugural ceremony, Dr. S. Tapaswi, Professor, ABV-IIIT&M, Gwalior, as Keynote Speaker of the inaugural ceremony.
The Inaugural session began with the details of the conference delivered by Organizing Secretary Prof. K.K. Yadav. It was followed by welcome address by Dr. S. S. Bhakar, seminar Chairman and Director PIMG. The Chief Guest and Keynote speaker released the proceeding of the National Seminar in the form of E-book. Dr S. Tapaswi delivered her keynote speech on the topic “Cloud Computing and its Applications in Library Science”.
Chief Guest Lt. Gen. Dr. V. K. Sharma, V.C., Amity University, Gwalior in his address to the audience highlighted the challenges of Information Technology that we have to face in competitive era. Chief Guest along with all the dignitaries on the dais unveiled the CD published on the papers submitted in the Seminar. On this Prestigious occasion two students of MBA were awarded with gold medal and silver medal for getting top rank in the Institute.
Ms. Anamika Shrivastava, Co-organizing Secretary of 1st National Seminar, proposed the Vote of Thanks.
The seminar received an enormous response which can be seen from the number of research paper received; More than fifty four research papers/articles were received for the seminar. The seminar deliberations are published in form of E-book with ISBN number. The edited E-book, published by Bharti Publications, New Delhi.
We received 70 abstracts in total and 54 full research papers, 31 of them being from outside the Gwalior for presentation in the 1st National Seminar. We received research papers from New Delhi, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Assam, Jammu& Kashmir, Tamilnadu, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and Punjab.
These papers were distributed among different sessions. In all there were 3 technical sessions on Information Technology, Information Technology Applications for library and Information Technology Applications in Management.
In IT session, session chair and Keynote Speaker was Dr. R. S. Jadoun (Professor & HOD-MITS, Gwalior), and co-session chair was Dr. Dharmendra Badal (Professor Bundelkhand University, Jhansi).
In second technical session of library science, session chair was Dr. Hemant Sharma (Professor Jiwaji University, Gwalior) and keynote speaker was Dr. Neerja Verma (Professor, MLB, Gwalior).
The technical sessions began with the first session on Information Technology and Its Applications in total we received 15 research papers and out of 15, 6 research papers were presented before the panel.
The Next technical session of Information Technology Applications of Library Science began, for this session we received 18 research papers and 6 research papers were presented. Followed by half an hour lunch break and soon after the third session on Information Technology Applications in management Began, for this session we received 11 research papers and 7 research papers were presented. And after this Management session, the Valedictory Session began.
The Valedictory Session was conducted in the gracious presence of Shri Dharmveer Singh Bhadoriya M.D. Anmol Group of Industry, Gwalior as Chief Guest, Dr. K.K. Patnaik Professor ABV-IIIT&M, Gwalior as guest of honor. The session started with complete day Seminar report by Prof. K. K. Yadav, Seminar Coordinator after which Dr. S. S. Bhakar, Director Prestige Institute of Management Gwalior delivered the welcome address
Guest of Honor, Dr. K.K. Patnaik shared his views about the Information Technology Strategies, Issues and changes in this contemporary word. Chief Guest, Shri Dharmveer Singh Bhadoriya highlighted the importance of research in IT and Management among the students. In the end vote of thanks were delivered by Prof. Ram Kumar Paliwal, Seminar Coordinator of 2nd National Seminar of Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior.
In all the Seminar was a grand success and me with my co-coordinator Ms. Anamika Shrivastava thank director sir for having his faith on us as well as my team for organizing this grand event and also all the faculty members for their continuous support and students for participating in and contributing in the event wholeheartedly.