Somaiya Vidyavihar was established by Padmabhushan Late Shri Karamshibhai Jethabhai Somaiya in 1959. An Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and a Visionary, he firmly believed that modern education has to have its roots in strong values. This underlying theme and legacy of Somaiya Vidyavihar was continued and strengthened by the late Dr. S.K. Somaiya.
Somaiya Vidyavihar aims to provide meaningful and relevant education that emphasizes both the liberal and professional aspects of higher education, steeped in rich Indian culture and heritage and rooted in universal religious philosophies of the world.
Shri Samir Somaiya, a Cornell University and Harvard alumnus is the President of the Somaiya Vidyavihar. Under his stewardship, invaluable direction is provided to all the educational institutes within the campus. Somaiya Vidyavihar is an institution that is proud of its heritage, global in the reach of its ideas and universal in its service.
Under the umbrella of Somaiya Vidyavihar trust was established the K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research in the year 1981. The institute was inaugurated by India’s Ex-Prime Minister, The Hon. Dr. Manmohan Singh.
The Institute has been consistently ranked among the top 25 business schools in India by various ranking bodies & magazines. The Institute is certified as ISO 9001: 2008 and ISO 29990: 2010 by Bureau Veritas Certification. It has received the South Asian Quality Assurance Certification (SAQS) accreditation by Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA). It is also a member of ‘The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business’ (AACSB) since July 2012.
The Institute provides all learning and personal development resources in terms of state-of-art infrastructure, learned faculty, well-endowed library with 83,000+ books and approx. 27,000 + titles, online databases and journals, computer labs, Wi-Fi across the campus, various sports amenities including a world class athletic track and a truly academic environment in a lush green campus in the heart of Mumbai.
For any organization, positioning and profits are the twin objectives of any process change. The current business
scenario requires agility in its process and faster decision making. The ease with which a technology can be adopted
has made it possible for the organization to keep track of all activities occurring within and outside its boundary.
The conference attempts at capturing the views of researchers and practitioners from designers and developers of
technological solution as well as strategist, analysts and users of data. The young students from Information
Technology can propose new algorithms that can be used for extracting and deriving new patterns and trends. The
application area can be from medical science to Engineering sectors.
We invite corporate strategist, developers, practitioners, academicians, management professionals, Ph.D. aspirants,
retired professionals, startups, and students to connect and exchange their ideas that are going to make big impact
and big changes in business through Datafication.
Best Paper Award: Two selected papers shall receive the Best Paper Award as nominated by the jury after
carefully scrutinizing all aspects of the paper.