Dr. Payal B. Joshi

Dr. Nilay Yajnik

Professor of Information Systems

Ph.D. in Management, M.M.S. , M.Sc.(Tech) , BITS Pilani

Areas of Specialization

IT for Business ; Managing Innovation ; Digital Business ; Technology Ventures

Research & Publications


Honors and Awards

  • Founder Member of the X-Culture International Student Collaboration Project involving 6000 students from 80 Universities in 43 Countries in 6 continents.
  • Team member of the project which won the Best AOM Symposium Award at the Academy of Management Meeting, Boston, 2012.
  • Certificate of Completion of the Harvard Business School Global Colloquium on Participant Centered Learning, Boston, 2011
  • Distinguished Service Award, The Association of Indian Management Scholars (Texas, USA), (December 2009).
  • Second Best Paper Award at the 40th ISTD National Convention, Bangalore, ISTD, (January 2010).
  • Higher Education Forum, “Outstanding Contribution to the Teaching Profession” Award, (September 5, 2010)
  • Certificate of Appreciation for contribution towards NMIMS Alumni Activities (April 2010)
  • Invited to present a paper at the Professional Development Workshop of the Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, USA, August 2007.
  • NMIMS Best Faculty of the Year Award, NMIMS. (2002-2003).
  • Jury Member of the Capgemini Super Techies Program on the ET NOW TV Channel.
  • Jury Member of the NASSCOM EMERGE FORUM
  • Jury Member for the Ministry of IT, Government of India, for Best Mobile Apps Award
  • Invited by IIM Kozhikode to deliver a Research Seminar on “Global Virtual Teams and Their Relevance in Management Education” in October 2013.
  • Invited by the Bombay Master Printers Association to deliver a seminar on “IT for Small and Medium Print Firms” in October 2013.
  • Invited by the Chamber of Tax Consultants to deliver a seminar on “Information Technology for Business Innovation and Growth” on October 24, 2013

Professional Memberships

  • Member, Academy of Management USA.
  • Executive Committee Member, Bombay Management Association.
  • Chairman, Bombay Management Association Western Suburbs Committee.
  • Managing Committee Member, Computer Society of India.
  • Information Technology Committee Member, Indian Merchants Chamber.
  • National Council Member, Indian Society for Training and Development.
  • Member of the Program Committee of the International Conference on Knowledge Management, Malaysia

Editorial Board Membership

  • Served as Editorial Board Member of the AIMS International Journal of Management, USA (Association of Indian Management Scholars International, Texas, USA
  • Reviewer for papers for the Academy of Management Meeting 2008 held at Anaheim, California
  • Reviewer for papers for the 14th Americas Conference on Information Systems held in Toronto, Canada in August 2008
  • Reviewer for papers and member of the Scientific Program Committee of the 1st World Summit on the Knowledge Society held in Athens, Greece, September 2008

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