M. G. Deepika, Faculty, Amrita School of Business (ASB), Bengaluru presented a paper on ‘Enhancing efficiency and competitiveness in tea plantations through participatory management: The case of Kannan Devan Hills Plantations Company Ltd (KDHPCL)' at the the national seminar on ‘Building Competitiveness in a Globalized World: Experience of India's Plantation Sector' at the Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram.