A two day International Conference on Global Management Myopia was conducted by The Post Graduate Department of Commerce, Centre for Post Graduate Studies and Research St. Agnes College (Autonomous) on 8 and 9 January. The programme was inaugurated by Dr. Femida Handy, Director of Ph.D Programme University of Pennsylvania, School of social policy and practice. In her inaugural address she spoke about "Issues of Myopia in individuals". The Chief Guest for the programme was Prof. M. S. Moodithaya, Pro Vice Chancellor, NITTE University.

More than 80 research papers were presented by academicians, industrialists and students in these two days and these three parallel sessions were moderated by 16 different moderators. Dr. Mallikarjunappa, Prof. Ishwara P, Dr. Suresh Poojary, Dr. P. Jegan, Dr. Muni Raju, Dr. Yatish Kumar, Dr. Sarala Lakshmi, Dr. Rowena Wright, Dr. Janis Bibiyana, Dr. Jnaneshwar Pai , Dr. Catherine Nirmala Rao, Ms. Dolan C Banerjee, Dr. Devi Prabha Alva, Dr. Nancy Vas, Ms. Harshitha and Mr. Niyaz.