Conference Chair & Committee

Conference Chair - Dr. Ananda

Dr. Ananda Wickramasinghe

Head of Students
Postgraduate Programs
Sydney Business School Faculty of Business
Univeristy of Wollongong, Australia

Dr. Ananda Wickramasinghe is originally from Sri Lanka, he first came to Australia for reading his Ph.D. at University to Queensland. He gained his Ph.D. in Strategic Management and worked for Institute of Technology in New Zealand and Central Queensland University before he joins to UOW. Currently he is a Head of Students (Postgraduate coursework courses) for Faculty of Business, and teaching Global Strategy and International Business. He has over 20 years of work experience in high education sector over 5 universities in 4 countries. His passion for learning and teaching is inspired by active and transformative learning. Dr. Ananda Wickramasinghe is primarily a qualitative and interdisciplinary critical researcher especially in the areas of identity, power, politics, entrepreneurship, international business, strategy and inequality in society and organisations. He also has experience in the industry as trainer and consultant in strategic planning and entrepreneurship and new venture development.

Dr. Ananda’s passion for learning and teaching is inspired by active and transformative learning. He encourages and empowers students to think critically, by challenging opinions, unstated assumptions, theories and practices to understand idiosyncrasies and multiple realities of context. Over 20 years of his practice, Dr. Ananda has been a great mentor to students and lecturers, as he has the ability to give effective advice on critical student issues and problems. His teaching not only broadens the knowledge base of students but also builds their imagination and confidence, and encourages them to think ‘outside the box’ and to strive to succeed.

koku

Prof. Sergius Koku

Florida Atlantic University,
Boca Raton,
Florida, USA.

Prof. Serigus Koku is a tenured full professor at the Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. He holds the JD from the University of Miami School of Law, PhD (Finance and Marketing) MBA (Finance) and MA (Applied Economics), all from Rutgers University, MBA (Marketing) from Oregon State University, and BA Finance (Summa Cum Laude) from University of the Virgin Islands. Prof. Koku is a well known interdisciplinary researcher.

Scientific Committee

 

Assoc. Prof. Nagasimha Balakrishna Kanagal, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India.

Dr. Shamsul Kamariah Abdullah, Curtin University Sarawak Malaysia, Malaysia.

Assoc. Prof. Seshan Ramaswami, Singapore Management University, Singapore.

Dr. Goi Chai Lee, Curtin University Sarawak Malaysia, Malaysia.

Asst. Prof. Rania Mohamed Samir Hussein,American University in Cairo, Egypt.

Asst. Prof. Bautista Reynaldo A. Jr.,De La Salle University, Philippines.

Dr. Alastair W Watson, University of Wollongong Dubai, Dubai.

Dr. Mangesh Kasbekar, L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, India.

Prof. Rashmi Jain, L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, India.

Asst. Prof. Ali Bhayani, University of Wollongong Dubai, Dubai.

Dr. Prakash Vel, University of Wollongong Dubai, Dubai.

 

Main Conference Coordinators

Contact Person : Mr. Arun Francis
Hotline: +94 775 388 879
TP : +94 113 098 521/2
Email: arun@tiikm.com

Contact Person : Ms. Sandali Gurusinghe
Hotline: +94 775 485 830
TP : +94 113 098 521/2
Email: sandali@tiikm.com

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