International Conference on Business and Management (ICBM 2017) Organized by BRAC Business School, BRAC University on the theme of ‘Global Contemporary Practices in Business and Management’ had two parallel sessions where the participants got the chance to present their papers before our distinguished chairs coming from the field of Academia. The day one’s parallel session took place on September 21, 2017 at the Westin Hotel, Dhaka, which has been conducted in 3 different slots, where in each slot paper authors got the opportunity to concentrate on 5 different topics. On the first day, ICBM 2017 had presentation of seventy seven (77) Papers from Students, Academicians and Corporate Personnel’s coming from both Public and Private sector of home and abroad.
First day’s Parallel Session had 24 chairs among them a few names to be referred, including Prof. Ramayah Thurasamy (Universiti Sains Malaysia), Prof. Dr. Ali Ahsan (University of Dhaka), Prof. Prem Kumar (Vice-Chancellor, Malaysia University of Science and Technology), Mr. Chris Voegeli (General Manager, Hotel Radisson, Dhaka Bangladesh), Dr. Rabiul Bashar (BUP, Bangladesh), Prof. Mark GOH (Business School, National University of Singapore), Dr. Erne Suzila Kassim (UiTM, Malaysia), Prof. Dr. Abul Hasnat Md. Golam Azam (UIU, Bangladesh), Mr. Ismail Majumder (China), Commodore BN M Ziauddin Alamgir (Maritime University, Bangladesh), Mr. A. H. M Yeaseen Chowdhury (BUP, Bangladesh), Prof. Sharmistha Banerjee (University of Calcutta, India), Dr. Siti Noorsuriani Ma'on (UiTM, Malaysia), Prof. Rafiqul Islam (DIU, Bangaldesh), Dr. Pairach Piboonrungroj (Chiang Mai University, Thailand), Prof. M. A. Baten (SUST, Bangladesh), Dr. Mohammad Rafiqul Islam (BRAC University, Bangladesh), Dr. Saad Hasan (AIUB, Bangladesh), Prof. Dr. Abdul Hannan Chowdhury (V.C, Prime Asia University, Bangladesh), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ireen Akhter (IBA, JU, Bangladesh), Mr. Ferdous Saleheen (LG Butterfly, Bangladesh).
List of topics on which papers were presented (along with its numbers):
- Management Information System - 6 Papers
- Supply Chain and Operations - 21Papers
- Human Resource Management -18
- Marketing - 19
- Economics -13
The first day Parallel Session ended through the distribution of crest and certificates as a token of appreciation and encouragement among session chairs and paper presenters.