Xavier School of Commerce, Xavier University holds
1st National Conference on 'Commerce in 21st Century: Innovations, Trends and Practices'
20 February 2016

Xavier School of Commerce, Xavier University Bhubaneswar hosted the 1st National Conference on "Commerce in 21st Century: Innovations, Trends & Practices" on February 20, 2016.

Vice Chancellor of XUB, Prof. Dr. Fr. Paul Fernandes.S.J inaugurated the conference and delivered the inaugural address. Prof. P.K Mohanty, Dean of the School and the convener of the conference delivered the welcome address. The chief guest for the event was Sri Niten Chandra, IAS,Principal Secretary to Govt., Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. CMA Prof. Bhabatosh Banerjee and Prof. Banikanta Mishra were the Guest of Honor on the inaugural function. Prof. Sibanjan Mishra, conference secretary, proposed the vote of thanks for the inaugural session.

The speakers were quite candid and passionate about the topic and shared their views on the changing trends and practices in commerce that we see in the present scenario. They strongly believe that commerce education will play a very important role in nation building and one cannot underplay the significance it holds.

A discussion was held on the theme, '"Role of Commerce education in nation building" in the plenary session in which Prof. Ranjan Kumar Bal, CMA Prof. Bhabatosh Banerjee, Prof. Achlapathy, Prof. Hanif, CA Mr. RajibSahoo took part.

Research papers were presented by research scholars, delegates from other reputed Colleges and Universities and also by the students of School of Commerce in the technical sessions. The sessions were very informative and the presentations were well appreciated by the participants of the conference. Fr. Tony Uvary, the registrar of the university delivered the valedictory  address and Prof. RanjanDasgupta, co-convener of the conference proposed the vote of thanks.


Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB) was established in accordance with the Xavier University Act 2013 and was inaugurated on the 7th of July 2014. The University is India's first digital University and an institution of higher learning for imparting professional and technical education. XUB offers its Masters in Business Management through its flagship school, XIMB. It also offers Masters in Human Resource Management through Xavier School of Human Resource Management, Rural Management through Xavier School of Rural Management, Sustainability Management through Xavier School of Sustainability and graduate programme in commerce through Xavier School of Commerce. Apart from theseithas also set up other schools of higher learning in various areas like Sustainability, Media & Communications, Finance, Education and Centers of Research in Public Policy & others.

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Published on IndianMBA.com on February 25, 2016


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