Call for Papers
International Conference on Innovation and Development under Globalization: BRICS Experience
Organized by Centre for Development Studies, India and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
August 19-21, 2009
The Conference will have leading scholars from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa presenting papers on various issues that are having bearing innovation and development like S&T policy, FDI, innovation in SMEs, financing of innovation and innovations systems and inequality.
We invite young scholars (currently undergoing MPhil/PhD) and working on issues related to the conference theme to participate in the Conference. Interested scholars may please send their application not later than July 18, 2009 over email to: kjjoseph[at]cds.ac.in There is no format for the application but it should be accompanied by your research proposal. A letter of recommendation from your supervisor will be highly valued. Travel support (II AC/AC 3-tier in case of Rajadhani) and local hospitality will be offered to selected applicants.