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USTM Organized National Seminar on Management in association
USTM, 19th May, 2017: The inaugural
ceremony of the two-day national seminar on ‘Management,
Commerce and Economics’ with a theme “Emerging Trends in
Business & Economic Development in India with reference to North
Eastern Region” organised by the Department of Business
Administration, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya (USTM)
in association with Department of Business Administration,
Tezpur University and supported by ICSSR-NER, Shillong has
geared up today at USTM campus. Dr R.M.Pant, Director, NIRD & PR
was present as a Chief Guest to grace the inaugural program
along with Mr Ashok Dutta, GM(T&I) Oil India Ltd, Mr Sabyasachi
Roy, State Head, Jio Reliance, Prof Mukulesh Baruah, Director,
AIM, Guwahati as guests of honor. Dr Amiya Kr Sarmah, Executive
Director RGVN, Guwahati has delivered the key note address.
More than hundred academicians, professionals, researchers from
various institutions like KIIT University, NEHU, Tripura
University, Gauhati University, Tezpur University etc have
joined as participants as well as presenter from all over the
country and especially from NE region.
While addressing the audience Dr R.M.Pant congratulated the
organisers for selecting a contemporary topic like emerging
trends in business & economic development in such a platform for
discussion and future prospects. Dr Pant said that the only
thing which is constant is the ‘change’, which is very rapid in
all sectors, those who will respond to the change will come out
with flying colors. He also said that there is no dearth of
resources in North East but due to the absence of right kind of
business model for which NE is lagging behind.
In his address the Chancellor of USTM, Shri Mahbubul Hoque said
that for more fruitful discussions professional and experts from
the field of corporate, commerce and economics should be
involved in this kind of national seminars apart from the
academicians, so that it can benefit the society at large.
Dr P G Rao, the Vice Chancellor of USTM, Pro Vice Chancellor
USTM, Dr RK Sarma, Prof, Mrinmoy Sarmah, , Prof Debabrata Das,
Professor, Tezpur University, Prof.J.U Ahmed, NEHU, Prof
Mukulesh Baruah, Director, AIM, along with the deans, senior
professiors, HoD’s, faculty members and students were present on
the inaugural ceremony.
A book on “Emerging Issues on Business” and the abstract volume
of the present seminar were also released on the occasion.