8th ICoBM Concludes At UMT

Friday, May 27 2022

The 8th International Conference on Business Management (ICoBM) held at UMT concluded on Friday, May 27, after offering key insights into the changing dynamics of the world of work.

The conference was organized by Dr Hasan Murad School of Management at UMT and Association of Management Development Institutions in Pakistan (AMDIP), in partnership with Institute of Business Management (IoBM) Karachi, NUST Business School Islamabad, Karakoram International University Gilgit, and IMSciences Peshawar.

The theme for this year’s conference was "Emerging New Normal for Resilient Organizations". The conference and its participants discussed how resilience could help organizations deal with calamities such as COVID-19, and debated why resilient organizations had become extremely pertinent in a post-COVID world.

The research papers and case studies presented during the conference focused on key subject areas such as management, HR, marketing, supply chain, information systems, finance and economics.

The conference was attended by UMT DG Abid Sherwani, Rector Asif Raza, HSM Dean Naveed Yazdani and other senior faculty members.

Rector Asif Raza praised HSM and management team for taking the lead in convening the conference, and said such discussion were the need of the hour.

UMT DG Abid Sherwani called the event a much needed discourse to understand the changing nature of organizational needs and requirements for efficient service delivery.