Engaging in a Connected World
Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB) participated in the Doctoral Consortium represented by Prof.Utkarsh faculty in the area of Marketing and having a rich experience over Marketing & Advertising Management along with Research Methodology. He attended the 4th AIM-AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium hosted by IMT Ghaziabad from 7th till 9th January 2016.The theme for the Consortium for this year was “Engaging in a Connected World”.
09th January 2016
The Academy of Indian Marketing and the Sheth Foundation organized this prestigious Consortium for the fourth time consecutively outside of North America with the support of the American Marketing Association. The 3rd AIM-AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium was hosted at the Dubai Campus of IMT Ghaziabad where there were 40 Ph.D. students. 6 young Faculty Participants were mentored by 50 international renowned professors. Founded in 2009, Academy of Indian Marketing (AIM) is a consortium of leading management institutions offering world class management education and research activities through doctoral and equivalent programs.
The Consortium, originally conceptualized in 1966 in the United States, has provided an invaluable platform for young scholars to engage in formal and informal interaction with editors of top journals and leading academics in the marketing disciplines.
Young Faculty Participants gets the chance to listen to the latest research on multiple domains presented by the top marketing scholars. Prof Utkarsh participated as Young Faculty in the Consortium, he had the opportunity to interact with Dr. A. Parasuraman from University of Miami, USA and Prof Jagdip Singh from Case Western Reserve University, USA. Several plenary sessions related to research were also conducted by editors of renowned journals. The consortium was attended by faculty and scholars from all over the world including USA, Germany, Australia, China.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Life at FIIB: A Student's Perspective
CONNECT WITH FIIB
AuditoriumFIIB’s state-of-the-art auditorium can seat over 150 individuals and has provisions for video conferencing along with other ultra-modern technologies. Students also enjoy the provision of multiple conference and seminar halls if required.
CafeteriaA fully functional cafeteria serves sumptuous meals and beverages all through the day for the students to refresh and revive. Students not only enjoy the meals here but sometimes unwind sitting in the area over a cup of coffee.
ClassroomsThe state of the art classrooms at the Institute enhance the learning experience of students as they are equipped with the latest equipment including projectors, screens, options for video conferencing etc.
Electronic Resource CentreThe campus hosts a state-of-the-art computer lab housing over 180 terminals and 200 laptops. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled. Online Learning and Teaching Software is also provided for flexibility and access to learning material at all times.
Indoor GamesThe recreational centre has arrangements for several indoor sports like pool, table tennis, carom and chess. These may be accessed by students during their breaks and can be used as effective recreational tools to relax.
Knowledge Resource CentreStudents can access a fully computerized and air-conditioned library housing over 15,000 books, 195 periodicals/journals, 750 audio-visual and multimedia. The Library subscribes to major online research and informational databases.
Outdoor GamesThe Campus also has provisions badminton, volleyball and a number of outdoor games and activities
Recreational CentreThe recreational centre of FIIB provides its students space and opportunity to indulge in activities like indoor games and relax. The Centre is outfitted with television, student lockers and various indoor sports like pool table, table tennis, carom and chess.