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KARTIKEYA BOLAR PRAMODA

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR & CO-CHAIR – Operations and Information Science Area

Area:

Operations and Information Science

Edu:

B.E., M.B.A., M.T.P., PhD.

Biography

    Kartikeya Bolar has an overall experience of 13 years of teaching and research. Prior to joining TAPMI, he has taught across various b-schools in the country like IBS Hyderabad and Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship Bangalore. He was a Visiting Scholar at the College of Business Innovation, University of Toledo, Toledo (OH). He was the best outgoing student of the School of Management, Manipal University.

  • He has conducted Management Development programs and workshops.
  • Programs Conducted:
  • 1.Workshop on “Structural Equation Modeling: Basics and Advances”, 30th September and 1st October,2015.
  • 2. ICICI Bank Leadership Program for Executives, May 2015, Sessions on “Technology Leadership”.
  • 3. Management Development Program for Army Officers in Logistics Management, 8th December – 20th December, 2014, Sessions on “Functional Processes”, “Reliability Centered Maintenance” and “Quantitative Methods in Logistics”.
  • 4. Workshop on “Structural Equation Modeling: Basics and Advances”, 23rd and 24th September, 2013.
  • 5. Workshop on “Multivariate Techniques: Basics and Applications”, 27th and 28th June, 2013.
  • 6. Workshop on “Business Analytics”, 17th April, 2013.
  • 7. Workshop on “Advanced Structural Equation Modeling”, 28th and 29th March, 2013.
  • 8. Workshop on “Univariate and Multivariate Techniques: Basics and Applications”, 6th, 7th and 8th March, 2013.
  • 9. Workshop on “Advanced Structural Equation Modeling”, 6th and 7th December .2012.
  • 10. Workshop on Creative Course Development and Delivery workshop for doctoral research scholars, 28th Feb, 2012.

Teaching

  • Business Analytics, Business Statistics, Quantitative Methods for Research, Econometrics

Research

  • E-commerce Diffusion, Data Mining, Business Analytics and Technology Adoption

Publications

    Research Papers

  • Bolar, K., & Shaw, B. (2015). End-user Acceptance of Online Shopping Sites inIndia. Journal of Internet Banking & Commerce, 20(2).available at http://www.icommercecentral.com/open-access/enduser-acceptance-of-online-shopping-sites-in-india.pdf ISSN: 12045357
  • Bolar, K. (2014). End-user Acceptance of Technology Interface In Transaction Based Environment. Journal of Internet Banking & Commerce, 19(1), 1-16.available at http://www.icommercecentral.com/open-access/enduser-acceptance-of-technology-interface-in-transaction-based-environment.pdf ISSN: 12045357
  • Bolar, K. P. (2009). Service Export Performance of Business Group Affiliated Firms and Individual Firms in the Indian IT Industry. The IUP Journal of Management Research, 8(11), 7-12., ISSN: 09725342
  • Bolar, K. P. (2009). Performance Analysis of Family Managed Business vis-à-vis Professionally Managed Business in the Indian IT Industry: A Study of Satyam Computer Services. ICFAI Journal of Business Strategy, 6(2), 18-26., ISSN: 0972-9259
  • Bolar, K. P. (2009). Motives behind the use of social networking sites: an empirical study. ICFAI Journal of Management Research, 8(1), 75-84., ISSN: 09725342
  • Bolar, K. P. & Dastidar, S.G. (2008). Estimating Effort in Agile Software Development Using FPA and COCOMO II. The ICFAI University Journal of Systems Management, 6(4), 17-21.., ISSN: 0972-6896
  • Bolar, K. P. &Gaddam, S. (2009). Modeling the Public Transport System for Privatization: An Empirical Study. ICFAI Journal of Infrastructure. , 5(4), 75-84., ISSN: 09729194
  • Case Studies

  • Kartikeya Bolar and Ganes M Pandya (2018). “Applying The Right Distribution For Aircomfort.” The Case Centre
  • Kartikeya Bolar and Ganes M Pandya (2018). “Customer Analytics of Laptabs at Compshoppe.” The Case Centre
  • Meru Cabs: past perfect and future tense. Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies, 3(7), 1-12
  • Bolar K.P. &Muthukumar R. (2012). IT Infrastructure and Business Process Synergy at Meru Cabs Private Ltd. OM0038, IBSCDC
  • Bolar K.P. (2012). Consultant’s Negotiating Game, OM0042, IBSCDC
  • Bolar K.P. (2012). Consultant’s Negotiating Game ,OM0042, IBSCDC
  • Book /Book Chapters

  • Rapid Statistics using R. Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing. ISBN: 978-1973323655.
  • “Business Research and Modeling”, CENGAGE Learning,2014,ISBN 978-81-315-2555-5 (Compiled book with contributions)
  • “Role of IT Interface Characteristics in end user acceptance of IT Interface in transaction based environment” in “Operational Excellence, A Key For Performance Excellence” by Jain R.K. , Metri B.A. and Gupta J.N.D, Excel Books, 2013, Chapter 26, pp. 286-296,ISBN 978-81-315-2555-4

Conferences and Workshops

    Papers presented at conferences

  • “Service Modularity as an Enabler for Service Quality and Value in SMAC Environment – A Study in Transportation Industry”, ATHENAEUM 2016, BIM Trichy, 12th -13th Februrary,2016
  • “A Framework of Learning Analytics for Course Design and Training Management”, First International Conference on Business Analytics and Intelligence, IIM Bangalore, 11th -13th December, 2013
  • “End user acceptance of IT Interface in transaction based environment, Tenth AIMS International Conference, IIM Bangalore, 6th -9th January, 2013
  • “Role of IT Interface Characteristics in end user acceptance of IT Interface in transaction based environment”, Indian Subcontinent Decision Science Conference, IBS Hyderabad, 28th -29th December, 2012
  • “Meru Cabs: Past Perfect Present Tense”, International Case Study Conference, IBS Hyderabad, 14th -15th December, 2012
  • “Information Security and Internet Banking Interface Utility: Is Information Integrity the missing Link?”, International Conference on Business and Finance, IBS Hyderabad, 6th -7th January ,2012
  • “Applications of social networking in International Collaboration, Multi-site Research, Knowledge Re-use and Data Configuration Management”, International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca(NY), USA,1st -4th June,2010
  • “Acceptance of Disruptive Technologies”, Midwest Decision Science Institute Conference, University of Toledo, Toledo (OH), USA, 22nd – 24th April, 2010
  • “Relating Modularity, Service Quality and Perceived Value”, Midwest Decision Science Institute Conference, University of Toledo, Toledo (OH), USA, 22nd – 24th April, 2010
  • “Validity of Formative Measurements: Review and Insights”, Midwest Decision Science Institute Conference, University of Toledo, Toledo (OH), USA, 22nd – 24th April, 2010
  • “Modeling the public transport system for privatization”, International Conference on Operations Research Applications in Infrastructure Development in Conjunction with annual convention of ORSI , Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, 27th -29th December 2005
  • “IT infrastructure for Banking Services”, National Conference on infrastructure management: Emerging issues, Manipal Institute of Management, Manipal, 16th -18th May 2003
  • “Firewall –A Network Security Concept”, “Brain Wave” – State Level Technical Festival, Manipal Institute of Technology, 20th -21st March 2001

Awards

    Not Applicable

Media Coverage

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