In conversation with Arghya Ray, FPM IIM Ranchi
Dr. Arghya Ray is B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from SRM University Vadapalani Campus. He was awarded the “Silver Medal” for securing the 2nd rank in the Computer Science and Engineering Department in SRM University (batch 2009-2013).
After completion of his B.Tech, he joined Tata Consultancy Services Limited and worked as a Business Intelligence executive in the role of a Systems Engineer for 2 years. After leaving TCS, he joined the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi as a research scholar in the area of ‘Information Systems and Business Analytics’ under the guidance of Prof. Pradip Kumar Bala. He successfully defended my Thesis in October 2020.
He has published papers in reputed ABDC listed journals like International Journal of Information Management (2019 ABDC A*), Journal of Strategic Marketing (2019 ABDC A), International Journal of Hospitality Management (2019 ABDC A*), International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management (2016 ABDC C), Knowledge and Process Management (2019 ABDC B), Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services (2019 ABDC A), Journal of Indian Business Research (2019 ABDC C), Benchmarking: An International Journal (2019 ABDC B), etc.
He also published book chapters in Springer and IGI Global published books “Structural Equation Modeling Approaches to E-Service Adoption”, “Digital and Social Media Marketing – Emerging Applications and Theoretical Development”, and “Progress in Computing, Analytics, and Networking, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (AISC) Series”.
He presented papers in various National and International level conferences like 98th Indian Science Congress (2011), National Conference on Frontiers in Applied Sciences and Computer Technology (FACT’12), International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO’13), International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Control (ISCO’15), ISDSI 2018 and 2019, BMES-2018, DCAL BAICONF 2019 and ICCAN 2019. I have also reviewed papers from reputed journals like International Journal of Hospitality Management (2019 ABDC A*), Journal of Business Research (JBR) (2019 ABDC A), Australasian Journal of Information Systems (2019 ABDC A), Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society and conferences like IFIP WG8.6.
He served as a program committee member of the international conferences “Digital Marketing & eCommerce” and “9th International Conference on Information Technology Convergence and Services (ITCS 2020).” Recently he started working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management (School of Business and Economics) at Adamas University and I am also a Visiting faculty at Birla Global University.