Tuljapur Off-Campus



Date and time: Oct. 31, 2019 1:05AM - Dec. 20, 2019 2:05AM

The confluence is first of its kind which is organized by school of Rural Development TISS, Tuljapur. The campus had started entrepreneurship. Besides, it also helps to develop social networks which help to mobilize resources for budding entrepreneurs. Scholars will come up with excellent ideas, in the form of pilot, which help in developing case studies in different areas of significance. Curriculum for entrepreneurship can further be enriched and strengthen and designed in the direction of contemporary research.Provision will be worked out to explore mentorship opportunities for the budding entrepreneurship.

Aims and objectives of the Confluence 

1. Emergence of business models/ approaches to mitigate/ alternatives to counter the ongoing political
    and economic changes.
2. To synchronize the current/ existing entrepreneurial practices with GOI policies.
3. To diversify livelihood portfolios in rural entrepreneurship to mitigate the ongoing unemployment and        migration

Themes for the Confluence

 Entrepreneurship and sustainable development
 Social entrepreneurship personality
 Entrepreneurship in various sectors like agriculture, education, health etc.
 Rural Entrepreneurship
 Venture creation and social innovation
 Methodological aspects for research in entrepreneurship
 Entrepreneurship ecosystem
 Political and economic perspectives of entrepreneurship
 Policy and approaches on entrepreneurship
 Case analysis of entrepreneurship
 Business models and spectrum of entrepreneurship
 Capitalist paradigm and entrepreneurship
 Value creation and strategy

Outcome expected:

The confluence will facilitate the sharing of ideas amongst different group’s viz., academicians, and NGOs, and practitioners etc. The ideation process will help in establishing link between academician and industry/professionals by identifying the areas under entrepreneurship. Besides, it also helps to develop social networks which help to mobilize resources for budding entrepreneurs. Scholars will come up with excellent ideas, in the form of pilot, which help in developing case studies in different areas of significance. Curriculum for entrepreneurship can further be enriched and strengthen and designed in the direction of contemporary research. Provision will be worked out to explore mentorship opportunities for the budding entrepreneurship.

Important Dates:
Submission of abstract- 20th November, 2019
Notice of acceptance- 2nd December, 2019
Registration for Confluence- 20th December, 2019
Full paper submission- 20th December, 2019
Date of Confluence: 27th-28th December 2019
Email id - confluenceentrepreneurship@gmail.com

Guidelines for the Authors
The abstract may contain 300-500 words and the paper should not be more than 5000 words. Format of the paper should be MS word with Times New Roman with 12 size. The soft copy of abstract and full paper must be email to confluenceentrepreneurship@gmail.com

Publication opportunity
Selected papers will be published in edited book comprising full length papers under reputed publishers.
Who can participate?
Academicians, professionals, practitioners, students, corporate persons etc.

Registration Fee:
For students- 500/-
Academicians/ teachers- 1500/-
Practitioner/ corporate person- 2000/-
Accompanied person- 500/-
(Registration fee will includes registration kit and accommodation facilities)

Bank details for payment of registration fee:
A/C Name- Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Current A/C no.-11520612137
Bank Name- State Bank of India (SBI)
Branch Name- Tuljapur
IFSC Code: SBIN0003674

Accommodation will be provided to the participants in the Institute guest house at Tuljapur campus.

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Tuljapur Campus, Osmanabad, Maharashtra – 413601

Contact Details
Email id- confluenceentrepreneurship@gmail.com

Dr Neelam Yadava- 9420954914, 9082368467
Dr Roopesh Kaushik- 8447934945, 9315515008

Confluence Board

Patron :
Prof. Shalini Bharat, Director,
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.


Prof. Ramesh Jare, Faculty In charge and Professor, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur Campus.

Phone- 09850355290/9172657418.
Email- rameshjare@tiss.edu

Co-ordinator of Programme:
Dr. Neelam Yadava, Assistant Professor
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur Campus. Email- neelamunique@tiss.edu

Dr. Roopesh Kuashik, Assistant Professor
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur Campus.
Email-kaushik.roopesh86@gmail.com, roopesh.kaushik@tiss.edu


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