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PROGRAM

7 - 10 Jan '23

Time

Session

Saturday

Jan. 07

7:00 pm

IST

Pool Side Buffet Dinner

Opening Reception & Networking

Outdoor Pool — Marriott

Included

Sunday

Jan. 08

8:00 am

IST

Education

Math, Models and Misconceptions

Björn Deling

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

Health Expenditures, Remittances, and Climate Vulnerability: Evidence from Bangladesh

Sakib Mahmud

Diamond II

8:30 am

IST

Education

Design Innovation through Flex – Impactful teaching practices for working and Non-working professionals to complete a degree

Suresh Chalasani , Abey Kuruvilla & Terry McGovern

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

The Impact of Sustainable Farming in Tamilnadu

Shrinita Senthilkumar & Harita N

Diamond II

9:00 am

IST

Education

Chemification: A new gaming tool for student learning in natural sciences

Hedda Sander, Frederic Körner, Phil Kühnholz & Rebecca Gustke

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

Feasibility study of application of digital twins for collaborative, smart and sustainable urban road management

Kalaiarasi Ravichandran & Kavinkumar Shanmugam

Diamond II

9:30 am

IST

Education

Role of Emerging Technologies and Digitalization in Higher Education for Sustainable Development

Geethu T G & Sajna Jaleel

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

Ethnic tourism: a systematic literature review

Mohammed Niyas KK, Rigin Sebastian, Noufal Naheem Kottekkadan & Robinet Jacob

Diamond II

10:00 am

IST

Education

Global Water Resources Awareness: Lessons from an Innovative Collaboration on Restored Water Bodies in India

John D. Skalbeck

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

Cost of Climate Change: Financial Consequences for Fisheries, Tourism and Prevention Measures via Environmental Monitoring

Hedda Sander, Phil Kühnholz & Frederic Körner

Diamond II

10:30 am

IST

Education

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy

Ajee Kuruvilla

Diamond I

Sustainability, Environment & Risk Management

Education for Sustainable Development

Seena Sarah Abraham, Sajna Jaleel & Anu M Kuriakose

Diamond II

11:00 am

IST

Education

English, Arabic and Other: English Majors’ Domain Language Preferences, Use and Beliefs in a MENA University

Christopher Denman & Chandrika Balasubramanian

Diamond I

Education

Achieving skill development goals through innovative technological practices - The MGU Model

Robinet Jacob, Aju K. Asok & Vishnu Saju

Diamond II

12:00 pm

IST

Opening Address

Greetings from Conference Organization Team

Dr. Abey Kuruvilla, Dr. Robinet Jacob, Dr.Hedda Sander

Diamond

Keynote Address

Opening Keynote Address

Dr. Sabu Thomas (Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University) Dr. John Skalbeck (UWP Extension) Azeez Chollampat (Exalture)

Diamond

1:00 pm

IST

Lunch Break & Networking time

Diamond Lobby

Included

2:00 pm

IST

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The Shaping of ‘Scholar Note’ Journal Management System

Vipin T K, Robinet Jacob, Anjusha P P, Raji Vipin & Toney K Thomas

Diamond I

Tourism & Economy

Strengthening urban infrastructure facilities by following innovative practices for the development of tourism – Some perspective notes

Gopinath Kathirvel & Kannan Ramaraj

Diamond II

2:30 pm

IST

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Navigate Rejuvenation through a Custom Adaptive Gamified Digital Ecosystem

Vishnu Saju, Robinet Jacob & Abey Kuruvilla

Diamond I

Tourism & Economy

Impact of responsible tourism practices-a community based study on Kumarakom

Anitha R.

Diamond II

3:00 pm

IST

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Privacy-preserving trajectory publication technique based on secure using K-means clustering

Rajesh N, Sajimon Abraham & Thomas Abraham

Virtual (Diamond I)

Tourism & Economy

Site declarations, certification, and ecolabelling: An analysis of major global networks for rural and urban destination landscapes.

Mahadevan P, Dr. Sindhu Joseph & Robinet Jacob

Diamond II

3:30 pm

IST

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Big Data Analytics in Disaster Management: Challenges and Issues

Jyothish V. R. & Sajimon Abraham

Virtual (Diamond I)

Tourism & Economy

What are the changes and challenges that Industry 4.0 will bring to the tourism industry in the post-Pandemic era?

Toney K Thomas & Harish P

Diamond II

4:00 pm

IST

Cultural Visit to Fort Kochi

Fort Kochi

Included

Monday

Jan. 09

8:00 am

IST

Education

CoArt|CoAct Project: Role of art in facilitating social action towards UNSDGs

Yasemin Kilit Aklar

Virtual (Jade I)

Tourism & Economy

Understanding Corporate Social Responsibility in hospitality from employee perspective- A systematic literature review

Raji Vipin, Dannya Sadanandhan & Anjusha P P

Virtual (Jade II)

8:30 am

IST

Education

Artificial Intelligence in Education: A systematic review

Sajna Jaleel & Styne Joseph

Virtual (Jade I)

Tourism & Economy

Infrastructure and services for the tourism industry: A study based on Kerala's brand perception

Jishnu P Thampy & Robinet Jacob

Virtual (Jade II)

9:00 am

IST

Education

Impact of globalization on Adult learning

Manju Jiju Mathew

Virtual (Jade I)

Tourism & Economy

Political Participation and Partisanship at an Engagement Centric University

Grant Aaron Pitts, Sherry Shen, Kennise Perry, Vanessa Reynoso & Madhumita Banerjee

Virtual (Jade II)

9:30 am

IST

Education

Socially Inclusive Human-Robot Interface for Interactive Receptionist System and Way Finding inter-mapping Applications

KrishnanUnni J S,Vishnu Saju ,Robinet Jacob,AkhilRaj UR, Rajeevan A B

Virtual (Jade I)

Tourism & Economy

Predicting Sustainability of Cultural Crafts from The Perspective of Young Consumers in India

Akanksha Choudhary

Virtual (Jade II)

10:00 am

IST

Education

Value of Making SDG/EDI Policy Projects Part of Active Learning in the Classroom

Bill Burnett

Virtual (Jade I)

Poster Presentation

Poster Presentations from 10:00 am to 10:50 am

Green Start-Ups– Sustainable Entrepreneurship And Innovation Research Robinet Jacob & Sanu Xavier Curbing The Carbon Foot Print through Sustainable Product Strategy & Social Uplift: A Study to Reclaim Value from Waste Fathima Irfana Ahmed Role of consumer-centric disclosures on sustainability outcomes of firms in the travel and leisure industry Pritosh Kumar Food Insecurity and Sustainability in Wisconsin: Understanding the Influence of Technological Advancements and Labor Mobility Sakib Mahmud & Akira Tanaka

Virtual (Jade II)

10:30 am

IST

Education

Learning about United Nations Sustainable Developments Goals (UN SDGs) through Model United Nations - A teaching concept beyond the classroom

Anna-Theresia Krein

Virtual (Jade I)

Poster Presentation

Poster Presentations from 10:00 am to 10:50 am

Virtual (Jade II)

11:00 am

IST

workshop

Food and Energy Security in Eurasia

The fast changing geopolitical and macroeconomic landscape cause dramatic changes of logistics and transport routes. New routes lead to Asia, Africa and Latin America, thus both the BRICS and SOC gain extreme importance. Recent changes on oil and gas markets foster decarbonization processes that prioritizes renewable and natural gas. New technologies of LNG production, transport and use influence not only energy but food and environmental security of Eurasia as well. Geographical position and resource potential of Eurasian region opens the new window of opportunities along North-South transport corridor that leads from Russia via Central Asia to India, Vietnam and other ASEAN countries. Topics for Discussion: • North-South transport corridor and regional food security. • New energy markets of Central and Southern Asia: LNG, CNG and H2. • Decarbonization, green agenda and waste management in Eurasia Speakers: • UNECN- St. Petersburg State University of Economics, Russia • National Gas Motorfuel Association • Dr. Rajesh Mani, Mahatma Gandhi University, India • Energy Aspects of Kazakhstan Analytical Centre • SETI- Social-Economic and Technological Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam • Association of Vietnamese Business in St. Petersburg • VEB.RF Investment Bank

Virtual (Jade I & Jade II)

Organized by St Petersburg State Economic University, Russia

1:00 pm

IST

Closing Notes

Jade

1:30 pm

IST

Lunch & Networking time

Jade

Included

3:00 pm

IST

Chartered Bus & Outdoor Dinner

Brief Hike and Outdoor Dinner Facing One of Asia’s Largest Waterfalls

Athirapally

Ticketed

Tuesday

Jan. 10

8:30 am

IST

Post Conference Workshop

Workshop on Sustainability in a Houseboat

We depart from Kochi Marriott at 8:30 AM to explore sustainability initiatives in an unique backwater landscape and green initiatives by tourism experts. The workshop will be conducted on a houseboat with traditional Kerala lunch served on-board.

Kerala Backwaters

Ticketed

5:00 pm

IST

Drop off at Kochi International Airport &/or Kochi Marriott

Participants of the workshop will return to Kochi Marriott by 4:00 pm. Please make flight arrangements accordingly. Participants of the Taste of Kerala may continue staying at Kumarakom and beyond. Drop off to Kochi International Airport will be arranged for 6:00 pm.

Post Conference Activities

Explore Kerala with our Post Conference Activities including stay & meals.

OUR SPONSORS

ORGANIZED BY

University of Wisconsin-ParksideMahatma Gandhi UniversityOstfalia University of Applied SciencesThe Saint Petersburg University of Economics