First Symposium on Social Media Analytics, Fintech, Healthcare and Corporate Social Responsibility Management – CSRTech2018

The First International Symposium on Social Media Analytics, Fintech, Healthcare and CSR Management (CSRTech2018) aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from around the world to discuss the state of theory and applications of Social Media Analytics, Fintech, Healthcare and Corporate Social Responsibility Management. 
The Symposium is co-affiliated with Seventh International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI-2018). ICACCI-2018 is technically co-sponsored by IEEE and IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc). Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Explore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.
The conference is indexed by Scopus, DBLP and Google Scholar since 2012 and by El Compendex and Web of Science (Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index) since 2013. The Seventh edition will be held in PES Institute of Technology, South Campus, Bangalor, Karnataka, India. PES, located in Bangalore, India is one of the country’s leading teching and reseach universities. Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. Bangalore is popularly known as “Silicon Valley” of India as well as “IT HUB” of India. 
The program committee solicits original research papers to be considered for presentation at the symposium and publication in the proceedings. Authors should submit their papers online. We use EDAS system for managing submissions and review process. Unregistered authors should first create an account on EDAS to log on. Detailed usage instruction on EDAS can be found here. The manuscripts should be submitted in PDF format. Please compare all author names in EDAS with the author list in your paper. They must be identical and in the same order. Further guidelines for submission are posted at:
Topics of Interest include but not limited to:
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Social Media Analytics (SMA)
  • Social Network Analytics (SNA)
  • Blockchain for Financial Services
  • Blockchain for Social Services, Regulation and Law
  • Statistical Modeling for CSR, Social Media and Healthcare Management
Important Dates 
Papers Due(Extended): August 15, 2018
Acceptance Notification: August  22, 2018
Final Paper Deadline: August 30, 2018
Symposium Program Chair/Co-Chair:
Prof. Shekar Babu, Program Chair
Prof. Ram Ramesh, Program Co-Chair, MBA-MS Program Director, SUNY, Buffalo, USA
Symposium Technical Program Committee:
Dr. Monika Kansal, Central Quensland University, Melbourne, Australia
Dr. Sanjukta Das Smith, State University at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
Dr. Rajsekhara Mouly Potluri, American University of Nigeria, Nigeria
Dr. Bhumika Gupta, Institute of Mines-Telecom, Paris, France
Dr. Angan Sengupta, AMRITA Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bangalore
1 1570471858 Characteristics of Corporate Wilful Default Krishna Govind (Amrita University, India); Bhawana Jain (Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Amrita University India, India)
2 1570472234 An Ensemble Stock Predictor and Recommender System Manoj S Hegde, Ganesh Krishna and Ramamoorthy Srinath (PES University, India)
3 1570485622 Enhancing the Quality of Processes in Healthcare in India Maria Sabastin Sagayam, Aravind Menon and Shekar Babu (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India)
4 1570485692 Performance and Purchasing effects of Healthcare Supply Chain Maria Sabastin Sagayam (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India); Shijith Kumar PM (IE Business School, Madrid, Spain); Aravind Janardhanan and Lakshmi Sanjeev (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India)
5 1570485707 Chrome Extension For Malicious URLs detection in Social Media Applications Using Artificial Neural Networks And Long Short Term Memory Networks Shivangi S, Pratyush Debnath and Sajeevan K (PES University Electronic City Campus, India); Annapurna D (PES Institute of Technology, India)
6 1570487693 Performance of mandated Corporate Social Responsibility of Indian Companies Manasaa Seshadri (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India); Prabhavathi K (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham & Amrita University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India); Shekar Babu (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India)
7 1570487696 Use of Social Media by Apparel Brands in India Sai Hemanth Kumar and Shekar Babu (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India)