September, 14: IIM Kashipur successfully conducted its annual flagship summits of Consulting and Operations under its Annual Management Conclave, Coalescence on 14th September 2019 with the themes "Evolving Role of Strategists and Consultants in Emerging Economies like India" and “Business Process Re-Engineering” respectively. The event started with a presentation on IIM Kashipur where attendees of the event were taken through the journey of IIM Kashipur and its achievements. Later Prof. Safal Batra, Chair E-Cell and FIED cordially welcomed the gathering with an opening speech where he talked about his perception of success via 3Ps – Persistence, Preparedness, and Probability.
The Consulting conclave commenced in the morning session with Keynote speeches delivered by Mr. Sidharath Kapur, Former CEO, Airports Adani Group, Mr. Avinash Parhi, Vice President, Indifi, Mr. Aditya Malik, Director, Strategy& (part of the PwC network), Mr. Tarun Sharma, Head of Global Sales Support, Nokia and Mr. Vikash Thakur, Senior Manager, SKP Group.
The Afternoon session commenced with a welcome speech by Prof. Baharul Islam, Dean, IIM Kashipur. He talked about how India should invest more money in the school system, leadership orientation and re-engineering and how we need to add value to ourselves every day. This was followed by Keynote speeches from Mr. Aditya Verma, Vice President – Procurement, Emami Ltd, Mr. Sameer Patel, Vice President- Logistics, Globelink WW India Pvt. Ltd, Mr. Samir Chaturvedi, Head of Supply Chain Management, Patanjali Ayurved Pvt. Ltd., and Mr. Vinod Srivastava, Managing Director and Vice President, Ivy Technology India.
The Conclave offered an opportunity for students to listen to some of the top industry stalwarts and how to overcome the challenges in the industry by adopting technology that will support the business and act as a differential in today’s world.
September 15: IIM Kashipur successfully conducted its annual flagship summit of Finance under its Annual Management Conclave, Coalescence on 15th September 2019 with the theme “Credit Crunch: Crisis or Opportunity”. The event started with a presentation on IIM Kashipur where attendees of the event were taken through the journey of IIM Kashipur and its achievements. Later Prof. Vaibhav Bhamoria, Chair, PGP Office, cordially welcomed the gathering.
The Finance conclave commenced with Keynote speeches delivered by Mr. Amit Chaturvedi, Senior Vice President, Citi Bank, Mr. Ramnik Gupta, CFO, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Ltd, Dr. Subhash Pandey, Honorary Mentor, Invest India, Dr. Sandeep Dadia, CEO and Principal Officer, Aditya Birla Insurance Brokers Limited
The interaction was intended to give insights to students about the finance sector from various perspectives such as banking, retail, financial services, insurance sector, etc. as the experiences of the long-serving speakers spanned across all the regions.
The Conclave offered an opportunity for students to listen to some of the top industry stalwarts and gaining insights on what is the current scenario in the economy and how the finance industry and the government is taking measures to deal with the situation.