Call for Applications – 6th International Innovation in the BRICS

Call for Applications – 6th International Innovation in the BRICS Public Sector CONFERENCE

Local: Indian Institute of Management Raipur

Date: March 06 – 08, 2024

Deadline for extended abstracts: 30 November 2023.

The BRICS bloc, comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, represents over 25% of the world's GDP and 42% of its population. By 2030, these nations are expected to constitute more than half of the global GDP. However, they face unique governance challenges, including sustainable development, digital transformation, financial inclusion, and data privacy. In this context, the public sector plays a crucial role in addressing these issues and driving social and economic progress. In 2024, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur, together with the YSI Complexity Economics and South Asian WG, will host a conference themed 'Innovation in the BRICS' Public Sector.' The event will take place between march 06-08 at Atal Nagar, Kurru, Abhanpur, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India. The event aims to create a platform for knowledge sharing, innovative solutions, and dialogue, focusing on intertwining public administration with sustainable development, digitization, and ethical leadership. Attendees include academics and public and private sector leaders from the BRICS countries. The conference's ultimate goal is to promote prosperity, inclusivity, and sustainability. The conference will constitute of a a) Doctoral Colloquium, b) Academic Paper Presentation, c) sessions for Paper Development and d) a Methodological Workshop Papers submitted should cover broadly one of the following themes: 1. Emerging Issues in Public Administration and Management 2. Corporate Governance 3. Government Relations 4. Diplomacy and International Business 5. NGOs and Public Sector Relations 6. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 7. E-Governance 8. Innovation in Governance 9. Ethical Leadership in Public Sector 10. Economic Growth and Trade Integration 11. Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) in BRICS 12. Financial Management and Economic Integration 13. Data Privacy and Security 14. Management Cases speciļ€c to BRICS Economies. 15. Tourism and Cultural Studies in BRICS Please find more details and apply at:'