Surinder Batra

Surinder Batra

Professor

Area: Information Technology
Email: sbatra@imt.edu

PhD: IIT Delhi, 1995
MBA, Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University, New Delhi, 1980
B. Sc. (Mech. Engineering), Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi University, Delhi, 1972

Core
Spreadsheet Modelling
Management Information Systems
Emerging Technologies in Business
Business Model Innovation

Electives
Blockchain-based Business Models
Digital Business Strategy
Platform Strategy
IT Consulting

Blockchain-based Business Models
Digital Business Strategy
Platform Strategy
IT Consulting
Business Model Innovation/ Innovation in Business
Emerging Technologies for Business/ Emerging Technologies and New Opportunities
Knowledge Management
Knowledge Based Development

Selected Publications

Case Studies 

  • Batra, S. (2019), “Netflix: Business Model in India”
  • Batra, S. (2019), “Driverless Cars: Roadblocks and the Future”
  • Batra, S. (2018), “Security and Privacy Issues of Aadhar”
  • Batra, S. (2018), “Stayzilla: Rebooting the Business Model”
  • Batra, S. (2017), “Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. The Power of Data”, Case Centre, UK
  • Batra, S. (2017), “Guest is God — Airbnb Expansion Plan in India, Case Centre, UK
  • Batra, S. and Bhalla, B. (2016), “Crisis in Communication or Communication During Crisis, Case Centre, UK
  • Batra, S & Puri, S. (2015), “GCS Consulting: Should Corporate or Personal Interests come first?” Ivey Publishing, Canada, July 3, 2015
  • Batra, S. (2015), “GIFT: The Making of a Smart City”, Case Centre, UK
  • Batra S. & Pandey, A., (2015) “Uber Technologies Inc. – Global Strategies, Local Challenges”, WDI Publishing, University of Michigan, USA
  • Batra, S & Puri, S. (2015), “Flipkart Big Billion Day Fiasco”, GlobaLens, William Davidson Institute, University of Michigan 2015
  • Malhotra, G; Agarwal, R; Batra, S & Awasthy, N. (2015), “Planning for implementation of PURA in greenfield areas : Situation Analysis of Baharaich District “, The Case Center, University of Cranfield, UK, 2015

Articles published in Business Magazines

  • Batra, S (2015), “Digital India: Connecting with Rural Population” Rural & Marketing, India, July 2015
  • Batra, S (2015), “Grey Hair or Young Minds: What do the consulting firms require in the changing business scenario?” Business World Online, 17 Dec. 2015

Papers, Books, Conference Proceedings

  • Batra, S. (ed.) (2017), “Smart Knowledge Habitats: Emerging Perspectives”, copyright IMT Ghaziabad
  • Batra, S. (2017), “Frameworks for Knowledge-Based Development”, a Research Monograph, copyright IMT Ghaziabad
  • Batra, S. (2017), “Smart Knowledge Habitats and their Measurement Frameworks”, Proceedings of the Tenth Knowledge World Summit, Peru, 20-22 June 2017
  • Batra S. (2014), “Big Data Analytics and its Reflections on DIKW Hierarchy”, Review of Management, Management Development Research Foundation, Vol.4, Issue ½, June 2014 pp. 5-17
  • Batra, S. (2013) ‘Ingredients of a Successful Knowledge Village in a Global Context’, Proceedings of the Sixth Knowledge Cities World Summit, KCWS2013, Istanbul, Turkey, 9-12 Sep. 2013, pp. 499-507,
  • Batra, S., Payal, R. and Carrillo, F.J. (2013) ‘Knowledge village capital framework in the Indian context’, Int. J. Knowledge-Based Development, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp.222–244
  • Batra, S and Vikas, S. (2013) ‘Global Competitiveness and Corporate Governance in Emerging Economies’, Excellent Publishing House, New Delhi
  • Batra, S. (2013) ‘Human Implications of Emerging Technologies in the Indian Perspective’, Kushwaha, A; Kaur, P; Bhushan, J. (2013) — “Extropianism: Towards Convergence of Human Values and Technology”, Excellent Publishing House, New Delhi, pp. 3-7
  • Batra, S & Saraf, N. ‘The Entrepreneurial Ecosystem of India: An Overview’, Singh, A.; Mitra, J & Awasthy, N (2013) – “Sustainability & Development”, Bloomsbury, pp. 648-675
  • Awasthy, N. & Batra, S. (2013) ‘Rural Innovation: An Indian Perspective’, Singh, A.; Mitra, J & Awasthy, N (2013) – “Sustainability & Development”, Bloomsbury, pp. 161-178
  • Agarwal, R.; Batra, S; Awasthy, N & Ajmera, H. (2012) ‘Study of a Successful PURA Model: A Situation Analysis of Chitrakoot’, Chopra, R; Ranjan, J; Puri, S & Awasthy, N (2012) – “ Beyond Norms: Strategies for Excellence” , Bloomsbury, pp. 310-319
  • Batra, S. (2012), ‘Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Knowledge Based Development’, Eleventh International Entrepreneurship Forum, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4th to 5th September 2012, pp. 2-30
  • Carrillo, F. J. and Batra, S (2012) ‘Perspectives on Understanding and Measurement of Knowledge-based Development’, International Journal of Knowledge-based Development: Special Issue on KBD Metrics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 1-16
  • Carrillo, F. J. and Batra, S (2012) ‘International Journal of Knowledge-based Development: Special Issue on KBD Metrics, Vol. 3, No. 1
  • Batra, S – “Changing value Proposition of the Indian IT Services Industry”, in Garg, P; Gupta, M M; Chakraborty, R K; and Hou, Z G – “Emerging Trends and Technologies in Computer Science and Engineering”, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Data Management (ICDM2011), November 2011; pp. 143-152
  • Batra, S – “Global Delivery Models of Business & IT Consulting Firms: An Overview”, in Ranjan, J; Mitra, J; Chopra, R.; and Puri, S. (Ed) — “IT for Business Excellence” – Proceedings of the International Conference on “Facets of Business Excellence – Leveraging Information Technology for Strategic Advantage”, IMT Ghaziabad, 4-7 Nov. 2011, pp. 335-344
  • Batra, S & Payal, R. – “Critical Success Factors for Successful Implementation of ICT Projects in Rural India”, in Ranjan, J; Mitra, J; Chopra, R.; and Puri, S. (Ed)– “Facets of Business Excellence” – Proceedings of the International Conference on “Facets of Business Excellence – Leveraging Information Technology for Strategic Advantage”, IMT Ghaziabad, 4-7 Nov. 2011, pp. 478-488
  • Batra, S; Singh, S. P; Payal, R. – “PURA Clusters: Knowledge Villages for Future Generations in India”, in Yagitcanlar, Tan; Fachinelli, Ana Cristina (Ed) – Proceedings of the 4th Knowledge Cities World Summit, Bento Goncalves, Brazil, 26-27 Oct. 2011, pp. 24-31
  • Batra, S & Payal, R (2011) — “A Case for Defining Knowledge Village as a Unit of Analysis: A Study in the Indian Context”, in e-Book of the Proceedings of Sixth Edition of International Federation of Knowledge Asset Dynamics, pp. 521-536
  • Agarwal, C; Samaria, P; Sarda, P; and Bucha, R, in Aggarwal, R. & Batra, S. (2011), “Supply Chain Management Integration for Commodity Trading Firms”, in Aggarwal, R.; Khurana, R.; & Debnath, N. C. (Ed.) – “Computing, Business Applications and Legal Issues”, IMT Ghaziabad & Excel Books, pp. 384-395
  • Batra, S & Payal, R (2011) — “Enabling Information & Communication Technology for Rural Development”, in Aggarwal, R.; Khurana, R.; & Debnath, N. C. – “Computing, Business Applications and Legal Issues”, IMT Ghaziabad & Excel Books, pp. 396-409
  • Batra, S. (2009) — “Strengthening Human Capital for Knowledge Economy Needs: An Indian Perspective”, Journal of Knowledge Management, Special Issue, Vol. 13, Issue 5; pp. 345-358
  • S & Carrillo, F. J. (2009) (Ed) — “Knowledge Management and Intellectual Capital: Emerging Perspectives”, Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
  • Bounfour, Ahmed & Batra, S. (2009) “Information System Dynamics: An International Research Programme”, Paradigm, Vol. XIII, No. 2, Jul. — Dec. 2009, pp. 64-68
  • Sahay, B. S.; Gupta, Jeet, N D; Batra, S; Kumar, Sanjay & Kumar, Sushil (2008) — “Decision Sciences and Technology for Globalisation”, Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
  • Batra, S. (2007) — “Knowledge Management in Development Projects: A Case Study of HIDECOR Project in India”, Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, Dec. 2007, Vol. 8, Nos. 1 & 2, pp. 55-64
  • Batra, S. (2007) — “Knowledge Enterprises, Knowledge Economy, Knowledge Divide and Knowledge Societies: A Conceptual Framework”, Global Journal of e-Business and Knowledge Management, Dec. 2007, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 13-20
Professional Experience
  • Responsible for coordination of Organization Based Projects (OBPs) at IMT Ghaziabad since July 2016
  • Held the position of Dean Academics and Head ELD at IMT Ghaziabad from September 2015 to September 2016
  • Held the position of Dean Research at IMT Ghaziabad from April 2011 to August 2012
  • Held the position of Officiating Dean (Academic Administration) at IMT Ghaziabad from April 2011 to November 2011
  • Held the position of Head, IT Infrastructure at IMT Ghaziabad from August 2010 to May 2011
  • Held the position of Area Chair, Information Technology Management at IMT Ghaziabad from August 2007 to May 2011
  • Member of the Curriculum Review Committee at IMT Ghaziabad in 2011-12
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the Information System Dynamics (ISD) Project of CIGREF Foundation, France from 2009 onwards
  • Member of the International Advisory Board of World Capital Institute, Monterrey, Mexico from 2009 onwards
  • Principal Investigator of the AICTE Project on Developing a Framework for Flexible Knowledge Management Indices since 2009
  • Have been in Consulting Profession as self-employed with the firm’s name, Centre for Interactive Management India, April 1994 to June 2007
  • Senior Consultant & Group Leader, Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi, October 1984 to March 1994
  • Faculty-cum-Consultant, Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad, Sep. 1981 to Sep. 1984
  • Senior Engineer, Bharat Electronics Ltd., Ghaziabad, Jan. 1973 to August 1981
  • Have been a Consultant with ILO, German Agency for Technical Cooperation, Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation, Overseas Vocational Training Association, Japan, UNDP and UNEP, among others
Achievements and Awards
  • Dr. V. K. R. V. Rao Gold Medal, 1980 from Delhi University for topping both full time and part time MBA in 1980
  • Prof. A. Das Gupta Gold Medal, 1980 from Delhi University for topping part time MBA in 1980
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