Day two of Karmaanta, the three-day annual festival of IIM Raipur, started with Paramarsh, a consulting case study challenge which was organized by Consulting & Entrepreneurship Club, IIM Raipur as part of KARMAANTA 2019, the annual fest of IIM Raipur.
Mr. Supriyo Sinha, CEO-Education, Pratibha at ABP Pvt. Ltd provided his valuable insights and judged the participants on several merits parameters. The event compelled the participants to derive solutions to complex business problems and share their thought-provoking approaches.

IIM Raipur Fest

This was followed by a panel discussion "Sympho-Charcha" on the topic "Future of Work and Work of Future" by Anasys, the analytics club, and Consulting & Entrepreneurship Club, IIM Raipur. The discussion was moderated by Prof. Ankita Chhabra, while the panel consisted of Mr. Manoj Kumar, Sr. Director Analytics, Powerschool Group LLC and Supriyo Sinha, CEO- Education, Pratibha at ABP Pvt. Ltd. The panelists spoke at length about the changing work environment and the future of work. Some of the prominent topics addressed by them were the Evolution of analytics industry in the recent past, Advent and the future of automation, being result-oriented vs process enrichment focused, the vision of integrating analytics and consulting industries.

This was followed by Cypher 1.0, an analytics case-based event which was organized by Anasys, the analytics club of IIM Raipur as part of KARMAANTA, the annual fest of IIM Raipur. This event saw a participation from leading business schools across the country where team INVICTUS of IIM Calcutta bagged the first prize and team JUNOON of IIM Raipur emerged as runners-up.

Karmaanta Day 2

Finatix, the finance club of IIM Raipur organized a panel discussion on the topic ‘Risk Management for Angel Investors’, where Mr. Anuj Kalra, CFO & COO of Zeiss India interacted with students of IIM Raipur and gave his deep insights on the topic. The discussion revolved around the importance of angel investment in startups and what all risks should be evaluated before any investment. He expressed that it's right time to become an angel investor, and how the ecosystem has evolved over past few years to support it.

On the other side of the campus, Adamya, the sports fest witnessed the fierce competition between the teams from various colleges in sports such as football, table tennis and a lot more. 

The ninth edition of Mudit Vriddhi, was conducted by the Consulting and Entrepreneurship Club of IIM Raipur. It was an endeavour to serve the social cause and add to the well-being of the underprivileged attracting participants from the Top B schools across India, to the streets of Raipur and engaging them through strenuous tasks of real-time marketplace simulation. The aim of the event was to maximize the profit earned by selling the artifacts. All the profit earned was donated to needy children from the NGOs and livelihood schools.

IIM Raipur Karmaanta Day 2

This was followed by a candid conversation of radio jockeys from Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM with the students, after which the final event of the day Bingo, Comedy Adda commenced. It was a fun-filled comedy night by the renowned stand up comic Madhvendra Singh where the students had a gala time.

The final day of the fest promises many more such exciting events including the featured performance ‘DJ Night’ by the international artist Rave Radio.

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