G L Bajaj Institute of Management & Research (GLBIMR), Greater Noida organized – one week long, Induction Program – 2017 for the newly admitted PGDM Batch 2017-19 on the theme- “Corporate Expectations and Insights for Aspiring Managers” from July 10-14, 2017. The Induction program was inaugurated by Mr. Pankaj Agarwal, Vice Chairman, GL Bajaj Educational Institutions, Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR and other dignitaries by lighting the ceremonial lamp. Mr. Pankaj Agarwal welcomed the students to GL Bajaj family and conveyed his best wishes to PGDM Batch 2017-2019, Mr Agarwal shared that main objective of this programme is to provide directions to the young minds and enlighten them about how to focus their energies during the PGDM program so as to get maximum benefit. He also urged the students to stay focused & dedicated during their PGDM program. Dr. Makkar welcomed the new batch with much warmth, and emphasized that, at GLBIMR, the impetus is not only on providing degrees, but imparting value based management education for holistic development of students. The students are provided with all platforms of knowledge & learning where they can explore & develop into corporate ready professionals
The Inaugural session, held on July 10, 2017 witnessed eminent guest speakers from corporate leadership, like, Mr. Rajiv Kapoor, Executive Director-Group HRM, MINDA Group, Ms. Deeksha Gupta , Talent Partner, Adobe Systems Pvt. Ltd and Mr. Rohit Gandotra, Business Manager- America Operation, Cygnet Infotech LLC. The guests emphasized the importance of using innovative pedagogy, customized learning system, research orientation, corporate expectations & value based education. They apprised the students with corporate expectations & role of management program in making them employable professionals. More than 400 audiences comprising of distinguished guests, students, parents, media representatives, faculty and staff members of the Institute were present in the glittering event.
The Induction program will witness Corporate Talk Sessions by many highly illustrious business leaders like Mr. Gopikrishan Bali, National Head Content Development & Training, Times of India, Ms. Simin Askari, Vice President - HR, DS Group, Ms. Vijay Lakshami, Vice President, Centrum Capital Ltd, Mr Anup Mandal, Chief Technology Officer, HT Media Ltd, Mr. Mathieu Jouve, Villard Managing Partner Wedge Consulting, Mr. Anurag Batra, Chairman and Editor in Chief, BusinessWorld, Mr. Rajiv Sahdev, Group President, JBM and many more, in the coming four days. The program will include variety of activities such as Cognitive Skill Enhancement Sessions, Management Games and Team-Building Activities and Workshops.