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THE DETAILED REPORT ON: NSRC 2017
(1st National Student Research Conference)
Date & Time of Program: 10th November 2017
Venue: Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik
Program In-charge: Dr. Sachin Modgil
Student team & batch:
Faculty Convener: Dr. Sachin Modgil & Dr. Rohit Singh
Student Conveners: Naveen Sankarapu, Yash Sharma
Programs and Events
Athira Ajith Shirley
Details of the Visited Guests / speakers with mail-id, phone nos.& address:
NSRC Speakers: 10th November 2017
K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management and Research
Professor and Head Operations and SCM Department
K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research
Head -Graduate Program, Department of Industrial Engineering
National Student Research Conference
Theme: Competitive Manufacturing Strategies by Leveraging Technology
10th November 2017
9:00 am -10:00 am
Registration & Tea
10:00 am – 10:15 am
Opening Ceremony- Welcome by Compering team, Lighting the Lamp
10:15 am – 10:30 am
Welcome note by Dr. Sachin Modgil, Faculty Convener
10:30 am – 11:00 am
Keynote : Dr.Joginder Lamba (K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai)
11:00 am – 11:45 am
Keynote : Dr.Pawar Padmakar (K.K.Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research, Nashik)
11:45 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm – 01:30 pm
01:30 pm - 02:15 pm
02:15 pm - 03:00 pm
Keynote : Dr. Aasha Sharma (SIOM, Nashik)
03:00 pm - 04:15 pm
04:15 pm - 04:30 pm
04:30 pm – 05:30 pm
05:30 pm – 05:40 pm
Vote of Thanks
05:40 pm – 05:50 pm
Prize Distribution by Director, SIOM
05:50 pm – 06:00 pm
NSRC 2017 a one full day National conference on 'Operations and Supply Chain Management'. The theme for the conference was ‘Competitive Manufacturing Strategies by Leveraging Technology'. Students from different colleges participated in the conference and as many as 17 research papers were presented in the one-day session i.e. November 2017. The event began with a welcome and singing of the national anthem followed by speech by convener Dr Sachin Modgil about the importance of Manufacturing Strategies by Leveraging Technology in today's arena for success in business. First speech was by Dr.Joginder Lamba, Professor and Head Operations and SCM Department, K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research College delivering his talk focused on Risk Management in Supply Chain. Next presentation was followed by Dr.P.J.Pawar, K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research on optimization of supply chain. There were paper presentations by students, academicians from different colleges.
It was followed by technical paper presentations. Student from different colleges presented paper on Research/Summer Internship project that was done in the past.
Post lunch session was started by Key note speaker presentation by Dr. Aasha Sharma, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Faculty in Marketing about Sustainability in Manufacturing. It was followed by technical paper presentations. Next event for the day is panel discussion by Dr. Shilpa Parkhi,Dr. Aditi Mishal, Dr. Ratna Paluri, Prof. Prashant and Prof. Rishabh Jain acting as a Moderator for the discussion on ‘Make in India Challenges- Vision 2030’.
The conference ended with a thanks giving by the student conveners and prize distribution by director to all the winners.
Winners of Best paper Presentation:-
Jayshree Sanjay Vaishnav,
Best Paper Competition
An Empirical Study of Investors Perception towards Derivatives Market with Respect to Futures & Options in Nashik City
Designing and Quantifying of KRAs for Sales Team
Transportation Model of Secondary Movements and Suggest an Alternative Model which Optimizes Lead Time and Cost
A great kickoff to NSRC 2017
(L-R : Dr.P.J.Pawar, Prof.Vanadana Sonwaney,Dr.Joginder Lamba,Dr.Rohit Singh,Dr.Sachin Modgil)
Dr. Sachin Modgil opening the conference by delivering Welcome note to all the esteemed guests, delegates and students of SIOM.
Dr.Joginder Lamba, Professor and Head Operations and SCM Department from K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research enlighting us on Risk Management in Supply Chain.
Dr. Sachin Modgil felicitates Dr.P.J.Pawar, Professor from K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research, Nashik
Dr.Pawar Padmakar on Optimization of supply chain
Ms. Mansi Patil presenting the paper on implementation of GST using SAP
Dr. Shilpa Parkhi felicitates Dr. Aasha Sharma, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management
Winner of the Paper Presentation at NSRC 2017 Jayshree Sanjay Vaishnav
Winner of the Paper Presentation at NSRC 2017 Shashank Shekar
Winner of the Paper Presentation at NSRC 2017 Sagar Gupta
Dr. Sachin Modgil felicitates Prof.Vanadana Sonwaney, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management
Details of Abstract Publication:The accepted abstracts are published in ISBN numbered proceeding. ISBN– 978-93-86724-17-5. This proceeding is published by Excel India Publishers, New Delhi for Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management.
Name & Sign of Event In charge:-
Dr. Sachin Modgil
Assistant Professor (Operations and Supply Chain)
(International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management)
THEME: -CONTEMPORARY RESEARCH TRENDS IN OPERATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Date & Time of Program:11th – 13th August 2016
Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nasik
Program In-charge: Dr. Rohit Singh
Student team &batch:
ICOSCM Speakers: 11th August 2016
Mrs. Neelam Singh
Arc advisory group
Prof. Nyoman Pujawan
Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology
+62 8180 05658891
Prof. Kampan Mukharjee
Dean , Planning & Development
Prof. Padmanav Acharya
Prof. S G Deshmukh
IIITM Gwalior/IIT Delhi
Prof. S Rangnekar
ICOSCM Speakers: 12th August 2016
Prof. Jaideep Motwani
Grand Valley State University, USA
Chairperson and Professor of Management
Prof. Manoj Dash
Mrs. Ramya Mishra
ICOSCM Speakers: 13th August 2016
Dr. Praveen Gedam
Mr. P B Joshi
Deputy General Manager
Mr. Naval Sabharwal
Global Head - Supply Chain and Logistics
Mr. Sony Thomas
Industry Solutions, Components & Distribution (ISCD) Division
Mr. Vijay Varada
Mr. Mohan Raghavan
Mahindra and Mahindra
Mr. Rajeev Papneja
COO & EVP
ESDS Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
COSCM 2016 a three-day international conference on 'Operations and Supply Chain Management.' The theme for the conference was 'Contemporary Trends in Operations and Supply Chain Management.' A large number of academicians, research scholars, industry personnel and students from all over the world participated in the conference and as many as 64 research papers were presented in the two-day sessions i.e. 11th & 12th Aug 2016.
The event began with a welcome and singing of the national anthem followed by speeches by convener Dr Rohit Singh and director Dr Vandana Sonwaney. Dr Rlohit Singh talked about the importance of operations and supply chain in today's arena for success in business, Dr Sonwaney talked about transformations in business, about Nashik being an industrial hub. First day saw Neelam Singh, senior analyst, ARC Advisory group delivering her talk focused on megatrends in logistics, E-commerce, Augmented Reality, and Robotics & Automation in supply chain design. Dr. Nyoman Pujawan, ITS Indonesia followed with his speech focused on uncertainty in handling in logistics sector which included typology of uncertainties, strategies for dealing with uncertainties, problems with truck transport time and various research implications. Prof Kamapan Mukherjee, dean, IIM Kashipur shared valuable insights on sustainability in operations management and related issues. Prof Padmanav Acharya, NITIE Mumbai delivered his talk on System's modelling in operations and supply chain management. Prof S G Deshmukh, IIITM, Gwalior talked about research in supply chain management. Prof S Rangnekar, IIT Roorkee, spoke about Humanitarian supply chain management and highlighted the importance of people in various areas of operations and supply chain management. There were paper presentations by students, academicians and delegates round the globe. In the evening a corporate dinner was organised for all the delegates. Day two started with a warm welcome and short recap of the previous day's happenings. It was followed by Prof Jaideep Motwani, Seidman College Of Business, USA delivering his speech on 'The new supply chain management agenda: from the board room to the class room' where he talked about his work on lean supply chain practices, supply chain tipping points, talent building and focused on practical experiences rather than bookish knowledge. Prof Manoj Kumar Dash, IIIT Gwalior talked about data analytics for supply chain decisions.
It was followed by technical paper presentations. Post presentations, Ramya Mishra, Director, PR365 touched upon the importance of PR in successes of any brand or organisation in her speech.The day ended with York Tour and Networking dinner on campus.
The last day was Industrial Workshop which started with the speech of the guest of honour—Dr Praveen Gedam, transport commissioner, Mumbai.
As former Nashik Municipal Commissioner, he talked about the operational excellence that went into arranging the mammoth Kumbhmela at Nashik. The day proceeded with delegates from reputed business firms like Mahindra & Mahindra, Ramco Systems, HAL, Caterpillar, ESDS Software Solutions, Fractal Works and NEC, enlightening audiences with talks on Impact of GST on Overall Business, Contemporary Research trends in SCM, Procurement Management in HAL, Supply Chain Design Trends, Role of Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics in SCM, 3D Printing and Best Practices at NEC respectively.The conference ended with a thanks giving by the convener and director to all the dignitaries, speakers and students.
Yuvraj Gajpal, Shuai Zhang, Mohamed Abdulkader and S.S. Appadoo
Asper School of Business, Canada
Routing Alternative Fuel-powered vehicles for Garbage Collection
Nishant Singh, Chetan Saxena and Naman Singh
Vendor Rating & Inventory Management in an Indian Start-up : A combined AHP-TOPSIS approach
Pankaj Sharma and Makarand Kulkarni
Idea for a Lean-Agile Supply chain for the Armed Forces
A great kickoff to ICOSCM 2016
(L-R : Mrs Neelam Singh, Prof.Kampan Mukherjee, Prof.PadmanavAcharya, Prof.Vanadana Sonwaney, Prof.NyomanPujawan)
Dr. Vandana Sonwaney opening up the conference to all the esteemed guests, delegates and students of SIOM.
ICOSCM 2016 Venue : Green Turf, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nasik
Dr.Rohit Singh opening the conference by delivering Welcome note to all the esteemed guests, delegates and students of SIOM
Ms.Neelam Singh, Senior Consultant from ARC Advisory Group enlighting us on Megatrends Reshaping Logistics.
Professor Nyoman Pujawan, Professor from ITS, Indonesia
Prof.Kampan Mukherjee, Dean, IIM Kashipur talks about some issues and perspectives of Sustainability in Operations Management.
Our Keynote Prof.Padmanav Acharya from NITIE, Mumbai.
Our Keynote Prof. S. G. Deshmukh, Director- IIIT Gwalior.
Our Keynote Prof. S. Rangnekar, IIT Roorkee
Our Keynote Prof.JaideepMotwani, Seidman College of Business, USA
Our Keynote Prof.ManojDash, IIIT Gwalior
Our guest of honour today - Dr. Praveen Gedam, Transport Commissioner of Mumbai.
Ex Municipal Commissioner of Nasik - Dr. Praveen Gedam shares his experience during Nasik Kumbh.
Keynote speaker - Mr.Ravindra Kumar, Deputy General Manager - Hindustan Aeronautics Limited spoke to us about Procurement Management in HAL.
Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management signs anMoU with Nashik Engineering Cluster for the technical development of the students and add to the operational environment.
Dr.Rohit Singh, Convener - ICOSCM 2016 felicitates Mr. Naval Sabharwal, Global Head of Supply Chain and Logistics at Ramco Systems
Mr. Mohan Raghavan, Senior Vice President - Mahindra and Mahindra spoke to us regarding GST and new challenges for the industry.
Mr. Sony Thomas, Distribution Consultant at Caterpillar Supply Chain and Analytics shared his insights about new trends in Supply Chain Design.
Mr. Vijay, Mr.Aniket from Fracktal Works, the future of 3D printing being felicitated by Prof.SurendraKansara, Prof.Prashant Barge
Winner of the Paper Presentation at ICOSCM 2016 Dr YuvrajGajpal, Asper School of Business, Canada
Runners Up for the paper presentation at ICOSCM 2016.
ChetanSaxena and Naman Singh from Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nasik.
Published in Lokmat News network dated 09August 2016
Published in Economic Times dated 11August 2016
Published in Lokmat News network dated 09August 2016
List of papers Accepted :-
Name of sponsors
Nature of sponsorship
Non monetized items
125 Gb of 4G internet
30 rides of 150 each and one cab for 8 hrs
10 Paid delegates
Name & Sign of Event Incharge:- Dr. Rohit Singh
Designation Assistant Professor (Operations and Supply Chain)