Manipal: A three-day international conference on “outsourcing/offshoring” trends and managerial issues will be held here from 7-9 January.
About 150 delegates, including from the US and Europe, will participate in the conference, R Balachandra, chairman of the conference and K V M Varambally, Director, Manipal Institute of Management (MIM), told reporters here.
Eminent researchers, representative of industry and financial institutions will also be taking part.
Academicians from Binghamton University (US), University of Taxas (US), Lappeenranta University of Technology (Finland), University of Southern Queensland (Australia) and Northeastern University, Boston (US), would attend.
Industry participants included from Infosys Technology, HP and Philips Electronics India Limited. The conference is jointly organized by the Manipal Institute of Management, Manipal University, Manipal College of Business Administration and Northeastern University, they added.