Dear Scholars and Practitioners,
We request you to kindly contribute to the FORE International Conference on Frugal Approach to Innovation (FICFAI) 2019 through your papers, case studies, or poster submissions. Following multiple requests, the deadline for submission of abstracts has been extended to September 25, 2019.
As you are aware that Center for Research and Innovation in Frugal Technology Management (CRIFT) at the FORE School of Management (New Delhi, India) is proud to organize the eighth annual FORE International Conference, centered around the theme of "Frugal Approach to Innovation," scheduled for 13th -14th December 2019.
This unique conference etches out and symbolically celebrates the soft power of India's "Frugal Innovation". Frugal innovation - primed to present growth - interests practice and academia alike. Thus, our conference is also envisioned to have parallel academic and practitioners' tracks. We appreciate an emphasis on the "doing " and "real" parts of frugal innovation and are striving to ensure that the conference does not remain a theoretical debate only, but also an action plan capable of being the preferred choice for innovators, startups and key stakeholders.
We seek your contributions to this conference. For publication opportunities, submission guidelines and technical requirements for papers, posters, and case studies, please visit the conference website: fsm.ac.in/conference/ficfai-2019
Academic Track: Within this overall theme, the main topics of the academic track include, but are not limited to:
Practitioner Track: Within this overall theme, the main topics of the practitioner track include, but are not limited to:
We hope to infuse the practicing frugal innovator's experience with their academic perspective for the conference, creating an exciting to follow and easy to adapt approach.
We are happy to inform you that on the academic front following are our esteemed academic partners:
We are also proudly associated with the InnoFrugal, Smart Village Movement (SVM), ICE&SDGs, and Maker's Asylum as our knowledge partners; and PotHoleRaja, Sanshodhan, SunMoksha and CLEAN (Clean Energy Access Network) as our industry partners. Srijan Sanchar (Nagpur) is our long-standing innovation partner.
We hope this conference functions as an excellent platform to spark the much-needed discussion around frugal innovations, bringing together policymakers, practitioners, and academicians ready to create a sustainable change.
For more details, please do visit our conference website at www.fsm.ac.in/conference/ficfai-2019. We look forward to your kind participation.
With Warm Regards,
FORE International Conference on Frugal Approach to Innovation
Center for Research and Innovation in Frugal Technology Management.
FORE School of Management
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