Visit to AIMA 43rd National Management Convention "India in Asian Century: Cleaner, Smarter, Faster" by GLBIMR Students on September 21-22 , 2016
With an acumen to apprise the students with National,Economic and Social issues, Dr Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR arranged the GLBIMR students to attend the AIMA 43rd National Management Convention "India in Asian Century : Cleaner, Smarter, Faster" on September 21-22, 2016: Hotel Le Maridien, New Delhi.
The Convention focused on a topical theme of national importance and was addressed by eminent speakers, including Ministers, CEOs and Thought Leaders from different spheres of life, who share their views with participants through interactive sessions. The Convention was attended by almost 800 delegates from Industry, Government, Media, and Academia.
Day one raised the intellectual quotient of the capital during the plenary sessions. Mr. Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Minister of State of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India, Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law and Justice, Electronics and IT, Govt Of India, Mr. Kamal Nath, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) and Former Minister of Urban Development, Government of India, Mr. Amitabh Kant CEO, NITI Aayog, Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal, Chairman, Hero Corporate services; Mr. TV Mohandas Pai, Chairperson of the Board Manipal Global Education Services Private Ltd, Mr. Richard Rekhy, CEO KPMG India were some of the few dignitaries who participated in the intellectual discussion . The convention was organized to address the main issues on contemporary issues like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Future of Jobs, Making India: Giving India the Skills Edge, Rebooting Urbanization: Building Connected, Carbon free cities, Healthcare in Digital Age and Strengthening the Nation: Creating Indian Defence Industry.
Day Two- The 2nd day witnessed another series of some cognitive plenary sessions by Mr. D Shivakumar, Chairman & CEO-India Region, PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd, Mr. Prashant Singh, Managing Director, Nielsen India, Mr Sharad Sharma, co-founder and Governing Council member of iSPIRT , Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder & Vice Chairman Naukri.com, Mr. Deep Kalra, Founder, Chairman & Group CEO MakeMyTrip.com. The convention was graced by the presence of Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Railways, Government of India and Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Minister of State of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India. They apprised the participants about the Vision, Mission & Plan of Actions of the Government in the line of topics discussed during the Convention.
GLBIMR students were actively involved in registration, stage management, conducting of Interactive session and receiving the distinguished guest and participants at the convention. The students got an opportunity to interact with distinguished guests and participants. The percipient sessions by eminent guests and participants gave insightful learning to the students.