CALL FOR INDIA SPM RESEARCH submissions 2020
Suggested themes / topics for Research / Practice papers include, but are not limited to:
Effective business model transformation and improvement
Economic aspects of engineering of requirements, testing, design, etc.
Software product life-cycles and product-line strategy
"Software Products and Platforms - the 'made-in-india' strategic edge"
"Software Products and Platforms - the 'next big wave' for Indian software industry"
"Software Product Management - the new strategic differentiator for Indian software industry"
"Software Products and Platforms - the new strategic differentiators for business"
"Software Products and Platforms - the pervasive mantra for disruptive business growth"
Success factors for software-intensive startups
Software startup processes
Disruptive innovation and adoption of startups
Managing startup and growth hacking
Intertwined software product and business model development
Emerging ecosystems and platforms
Ecosystem orchestration and platform governance
Ecosystem actors and supply network analysis
Platform-based business models and value co-creation
Business modelling for software products and services
Economics of software companies
Mergers and acquisitions in the software industry
Impact of megatrends on software products business - AI, AR, Blockchain, VR etc.
The future of software-intensive business
Software business and entrepreneurship education
instructions for submission:
We welcome both completed papers and work-in-progress papers. All papers must be original, unpublished elsewhere.
Completed papers may include conceptual papers, empirical papers and industry case studies. They must not exceed 5000 words including all text, figures, and tables. The abstract, keywords, and references are excluded from this word count.
Work-in-progress papers must not exceed 2500 words including all text, figures, and tables. The abstract, keywords, and references are excluded from this page count.
The submissions should be emailed to SPMSummit2020@iimb.ac.in with subject clearly indicating whether the submission is for a Completed Paper or Work-in-progress.
Last date for submission of nominations: 15 November, 2019
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