AIMS-Symbiosis Outstanding  Doctoral Student Paper Competition

As a part of the Conference, we are organizing doctoral student paper competition.  Those who are either currently students or have recently completed their doctorate (2020 or later) are encouraged to participate in the Competition.   The top three winners will be given citations/ certificates. The competition is sponsored by Symbiosis University, Indore.

The evaluation committee reserves the right not to give away all the awards if worthy papers are not received.

Those who wish to compete must first submit an abstract following the process indicated in the Contributed Paper section and clearly indicate that the paper should be considered for the competition. Ideally, the paper should be a part of the doctoral dissertation work. Papers accepted for competition will be scheduled for physical presentation on 28th December 2022. Each presenter will be given 20 minutes (15 for presentation and 5 for Q&A).  The full paper for the competition along with a one-page executive summary should be e-mailed to A copy of full paper must be uploaded to the conference portal as per instructions given in PUBLICATION section.