05-07 December, 2019


IIM Bangalore


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IIMB presents the 7th International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence. The BAI conference is one of the most prestigious gatherings for academicians and practitioners.The role of analytics in solving business problems has increased manifold in recent years. Analytics and Big Data Technologies have become a competitive strategy for many companies. Through this conference, the Data Centre and Analytics Lab (DCAL) at IIM Bangalore provides a platform for Analytics and Big Data professionals to create and disseminate knowledge in the field of Analytics. This conference is an apt platform to understand applications of Analytics and Big Data in various disciplines of management and how they are being used for solving domain and sector specific problems.

We invite academic and corporate professionals to present their research in the analytics domain on real-life problem/data. The conference paper should necessarily be on the sub themes and related areas.

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IIMB presents the 7th International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence. The BAI conference is one of the most prestigious gatherings for academicians and practitioners.


Analytics Society of India in association with DCAL is organising three parallel workshops on “Machine Learning using R”, “Machine Learning using Python” & “Deep Learning”

Theory, Methods and Application

 ARIMA/ARIMAX Models  Geospatial Analytics  Principal Component Analysis
 Artificial Neural Networks  Gradient Decent Technique  Recommender Systems
 Bagging/Boosting  Healthcare Analytics  Retail Analytics
 Bayesian Regression  Internet of Things  Reinforcement Learning Algorithms
 Big Data Technologies  K-Nearest Neighbour (KNN)  Sentiment Analysis
 CHAID  Linear Programming  Sports Analytics
 Classification & Regression Trees (CART)  Logistic Regression  Supervised Learning Algorithms
 Convolutional Neural Network  Market Basket Analytics  Supply Chain Analytics
 Data Visualization  Markov Models  Support Vector Machine
 Decision Trees  Meta Data  Telecom Analytics
 Deep Learning  Multi-Criteria Decision Making  Text Analytics
 Dynamic Pricing & Revenue Management  Multinomial Regression  Text Mining
 Fraud Analytics  Panel Data  Web Analytics

Guidelines for abstract

Abstract should be informative explaining the background, the need, aims, methods and the expected findings
The last date for submission of abstract is 14 July, 2019
Abstract in PDF format should be submitted online using Register/ Login link
File name should necessarily be your conference User ID (Ex: BAI1649)
Template is available under Downloads

Guidelines for Paper

The paper should not exceed 4500 words / 12 pages
The last date for submission of final paper is 27 October, 2019
Paper must conform to the following generic format: introduction, literature review, methodology, findings/discussion, conclusion/implications and references
Full paper in PDF format should be submitted online using Register/ Login. Data set is mandatory for all submissions & preferably in MS Office Excel format
File names should necessarily be your conference User ID (Ex: BAI1649)
Guidelines are available under Downloads

Best Paper Award

A certificate of participation will be provided to all participants
Three best papers will be awarded a certificate of merit


Select papers will be invited for publication in the special issue of IIMB Management Review (IMR). IMR is a peer-reviewed academic journal brought out in collaboration with Elsevier. Addressed to management practitioners, researchers and academics, IMR aims to engage rigorously with practices, concepts and ideas in the field of management, with an emphasis on providing managerial insights, in a format that is accessible to a wide audience. To this end, IMR invites manuscripts that provide novel managerial insights in any of the core business functions. The manuscript should be rigorous, that is, the findings should be supported by either empirical data or a well-justified theoretical model, and well written. Although all manuscripts are welcome, our special emphasis is on papers that focus on emerging economies throughout the world. IMR is indexed on the Australian Business Dean's Council (ABDC) database as a "B" category journal., and also on the abstract and citation database SciVerse Scopus, and is available through Elsevier’s electronic service ScienceDirect® IMR is also listed in Cabell's directory


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Registration fee includes conference material including a CD of the proceedings, lunch and snacks for conference days
Registration fee is non-refundable


Limited accommodation is available on campus on a first-come-first basis
Tariff is available under Downloads

Invited Talks / meet with greaters

Pulak Ghosh

Professor, Decision Sciences


PhD, Statistics, Oakland University, Michigan, USA BSc and MSc, Statistics, University of Calcutta, India

Prof. U Dinesh Kumar

Professor, Decision Sciences IIMB


Chairperson of Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management & Decision Sciences and Information Systems & Data Centre and Analytics Lab
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Conference Schedule

Participation Category Fee
Student and IIMB Alumni INR 4000
Academic Participant INR 6000
Corporate Participant INR 8000
International Participant USD 350
Pre-Conference Workshop INR 11800

Note : *Fee is inclusive of GST at 18% | ASI members are eligible for a 10% concession

Important Dates
Last date for submission of abstract 14 July, 2019
Notification for selected abstracts 21 July, 2019
Last date for submission of paper 27 Oct, 2019
Deadline for Conference & Workshop registration 3 Nov, 2019
Pre-Conference Workshops 3 & 4 Dec, 2019
Pre-Conference Workshops 5 to 7 Dec, 2019

Event Location

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru, India Pin Code : 560076

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