About CSD Conference


  • Technological Advancements & Alternatives:: E-Mobility; Storage; Distributed Energy Systems; Grassroots Energy Technologies; Smart Grids
  • Digital Transformation for Energy Transition: AI & ML; IT Infrastructure; Green IT; Sustainable ICTs; Blockchain
  • Changing Energy Mix: Renewable & Non-Renewable Trade-offs; New Energy Sources, Renewable Augmentation in Power Plants
  • New and Lasting Energy Externalities: Energy-Climate Nexus; Displacement; Pollution; Carbon Sequestration
  • Persisting Socio-Economic issues: Energy Access; Energy Poverty; Pricings; Demand-side Management
  • Behavioural Barriers and Boosters: Adoption (new technology and practices); Shared Mobility; Energy Sufficiency; Conscious Consumerism; Design Thinking
  • Innovations in Energy-Measurement: Energy Transition Index; Energy Security Measures; Energy Sustainability Assessments
  • Managerial Challenges: Energy Finance; Sustainable HRM; Sustainable Operations; ESG & Reporting Norms; Triple Bottom Line; Managing Energy Innovations
  • Energy Cooperation & Trade: Energy Cooperatives; Energy Trade; National, Regional, and Global Grid
  • Policy Analysis & Interventions: Degrowth; Subsidies; Energy Independence and Interdependence; Systems Thinking

Best Paper Award:

Best Paper Award will be evaluated based on submitted abstract and paper presentation.

Abstract Submission:

To present a paper at the conference submit an abstract of 300-500 words. Submission should contain the author/s name, affiliation, keywords.

Selected papers from the papers submitted to the conference will be considered for an edited volume with a reputed publisher. To be considered for this publication, authors are requested to submit full papers (6000-8000 words) before the deadline.

Organizing Committee

Dr. Lakshmikanth Hari, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai (Convenor)

Dr. Hippu Salk Kristle Nathan, Institute of Rural Management, Anand

Dr. Binilkumar AS, National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai

Dr. Shrabani Bhattacharjee, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai

Mr. Sudarshan Sirsat, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai

Mr. Arvind Pandi Dorai, K J Somaiya Institute of Management, Mumbai