CIS Visit Organized by Delhi Management Association (DMA) on December 14, 2018
In line with the continuous efforts to provide learning platforms to students that can help them acquire exposure to the corporate world, GLBIMRStudents Participated as Student Volunteers in National Conference on Future of Technology “Unleashing the Power of Business” and National Awards for Business and Technology Leaders Organized by Delhi Management Association (DMA) on December 14, 2018, under the guidance of Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR.
Students of GLBIMR along with Dr. Arvind Bhatt (Faculty Coordinator), participated in National Conference on Future of Technology “Unleashing the Power of Business” and National Awards for Business and Technology Leaders Organized by Delhi Management Association (DMA) as part of GLBIMR’s Corporate Interface Series Program. The conference was organized under the leadership and guidance of Mr. Balasubramanian Sundararaman, Managing Director, Accenture Technology in the capacity of Conference Chairperson who delivered the Welcome Address.
Eminent Speakers like Mr. Anindya Basu, Senior Managing Director, Accenture Strategy, Mr. Pavan Duggal, Cyber Lawyer Expert, Mr. Mangal Dev, Director, Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd, Head of Hitachi Railway Systems Business, India and South Asia Region. Mr. Saarthak Bakshi, Co-Founder & Chief Executive, International Fertility Centre. Dr. Dinesh Arora, IAS, Deputy CEO, National Health Agency and Mr. Vimal Wakhlu Former Chairman and Managing Director (TCIL) discussed the future of technology and how it can enable faster responses to the continuously changing socio- economic needs of the country.
The experts highlighted the role of Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and Block Chain in different sectors of the economy. They threw light on the current initiatives taken by the Government of India like Digital India, Start Up India, Health in India etc. They also emphasized the role of Robotics, Big Data and Analytics for industry as a tool to gain competitive advantage.
The event provided great exposure and networking platform to students. It was also wonderful opportunity to meet and interact with leaders of eminence from the industry. The students also asked many relevant questions to the experts after the panel discussion. It was a very engaging experience under the CIS Initiatives taken up by GLBIMR. All student volunteers were conferred with the certificate of participation by the Director of DMA.