Calcutta Business School in collaboration with Operations Research Society of India, Kolkata Chapter, organised the first International Conference on Frontiers of Operations Research and Business Studies ( FORBS,2018) from 11-13th October.
The Conference was aimed at bringing different ideologies under one roof and provided opportunities to exchange ideas face to face, to establish research relations and to find new ideas for research. The themes and sub themes for this conference were indicative of relevant research areas to give the prospective authors innovative propositions about their ambit of discussions. Some of the themes and sub themes were: Operations Research, Business Analytics and Supply Chain management, Optimization Techniques in Managerial Decision Making,Scale Free Networks and Applications in Data Mining Problems, Health, Finance and Marketing, Max Plus Algebra and its applications in Operations Research, Second Order Data Mining of Financial Transaction Times series for Fraud detection and Improved Customer Relationship Management.
We were very much thankful to our key speakers Prof. Baoding Liu, Prof. Dominik Slezak, Prof Samarjit Kar, Prof S.K. Neogy, Prof Mihir Chakraborty and some other noted speakers for their thought provoking research papers who enlightened us in this Conference.
The target audience for this International Conference were mainly research scholars, students, academicians who benefitted from this Conference by meeting experts and influencers face to face, helped in net working and learned new information and tactics from hearing others' presentations.
CBS is keen to host such Conferences in future in their endeavor to raise the standards of discourse and to meet with the changing needs of the industries and the stakeholders .