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General Submission Requirements and Procedures Abstract Requirements 
Prior to submitting the full manuscript, authors must supply a structured abstract in following format -
1. Purpose (mandatory)
2. Design/methodology approach (mandatory)
3. Finding (mandatory)
4. Research limitations/implications (if applicable)
5. Practical implications (if applicable)
6. Originality/value (mandatory).
Abstracts sent must consist of maximum 250 words with 4 key words encapsulating the principle topics of the paper.length restriction assumes the use of a font no smaller than 12 points, no more than 75 characters per line, and no more than 26 lines per page including headers and footnotes and should be between 4000-8000 words in total. Papers must follow Harvard style except that tables, figures, and footnotes are to be included within the text, not appended to the end of the paper. References to other publications must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Judging/Notification -
Judging of papers will be blind. Authors of accepted papers will have a short time to revise their papers based on reviewer comments.

Submission of Papers -
All submissions, reviewing, and notification regarding ‘INNOSERVE 2015’ will be conducted electronically through the web site or through email: The ‘INNOSERVE 2015 Reviewing Website will be available for submissions between August 20, 2014 to September 01, 2014. For details kindly visit: www.

Submission and Decision Deadlines -

Event Date
Last Date for Abstract Submission Sept . 25, 2014
Last Date for Notification for Acceptance of Abstract October 5, 2014
Last Date for Manuscript Submission October 12, 2014
Notification of Acceptance (or revision) of the Manuscript** October 21, 2014
Last Date for Submission of Revised Manuscript October 29, 2014
Last Date for e-mailing Scanned Registration Form November 2, 2014
Last Date for Registration Fees November 14, 2014
Conference Dates January 13-15, 2015
**Final acceptance is conditional upon submission of paper or extended abstract with references (for publication in the proceedings), revised as needed to address reviewers’ comments, by August 20, 2014.

Best Paper Awards -
The best papers will be chosen by the panel based on presentation of selected papers in different sessions. The decision of the panel will be final and binding.

Registration -
Registration forms can be downloaded from the conference website Scanned registration forms with requisite details should be sent to by September 15, 2014.

Fee -
Industry INR 3,000 (Resident Indians)/ USD 300 (Foreign)*. Participating Authors (per author) INR 2,500 (Resident Indians)/ USD 200 (Foreign)*. Students/PhD Scholars INR 1500 (Resident Indians)/USD 100 (Foreign)*. Gwalior has number of hotels, with charges ranging from INR 1,000-6,000. All those willing to avail the facility should inform the programe co-ordinator in advance. *The Registration fee includes the Conference Kit, Lunches, Dinners and Tea/ Coffee during session breaks. Registration fee should be sent latest by September 15, 2014.

For Domestic (India) transfers: -
Fee can be deposited either by Bank Draft drawn in favour of “ITM University”, payable at Gwalior, or via. On-line payment at IDBI Bank Account Name : ITM University - Gwalior A/C Number : 0056104000295482 MICR Code : 474259002 IFSC : IBKL0000056 Branch Code : 056 or through cash deposited at the cash counter of ITM University. (Please write your Name, Contact number & Title of the Conference behind the DD).

For Overseas transfers: -
Account Number: 63000272330 Account Name: Institute of Technology & Management, Gwalior SWIFT Code: STININBB203 Bank Name and Address: State Bank of Indore, Cannaught Circus, New Delhi -11 For further query or information feel free to contact the organising commitee.

Publications: -
A selection of papers presented at the conference will be considered for publication in “ Journal of Management & Cross Cultural Research” with ISSN No 2320- 6152 published by ITM School of Business, ITM University Gwalior. Selected papers will also be considered for an edited (ed. Prof. Yogesh Upadhyay) book on Innovations in Service Industries published during the first half of 2015.

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