Dr. V N Bajpai, Professor, I.T.S Ghaziabad was invited to judge Business Plan Competition in the event
“Gyan Manthan: Techno Culture Fest” of Ideal Institute of Management and Technology (affiliated to GGS Indraprastha University, New Delhi) on 22nd October, 2019. More than 25 teams of various institutions from Delhi, NCR participated in competition and presented their Business Plans, including Automobile, Herbal Products, Chocolates, Restaurant, Tourism Destination, Real Estate etc.
In his opening remarks Dr. Bajpai shared the essence of Business plan in Management education and highlighted the key aspects of a good plan. At the end he congratulated the winners and appreciated the efforts of all participating teams.
Prof. Yachna Malhotra of I.T.S - Mohan Nagar conducted a training program on "Effective Communication and Business Etiquettes" at I.T.S Dental College,Murad Nagar for the staff members of Admission team, Registrar office and the OPD executives.
Participants were highly delighted to have such an opportunity to learn and add new set of skills and competencies so as to develop and enrich their capabilities as a successful professionals and to contribute the best possible to the students and hence the learning environment was highly interactive and resulted in deep routed team cohesiveness among the participants.
Initially to get connected with the participants, an ice breaking session was conducted to get affiliated with each other by introducing each other with sharing their feelings and disclosure of strengths and weaknesses so as to predict personality traits of the participants.
The training was a mix of both the slide show coupled with some interesting activities to sensitize the staff members for giving effective and quality service in general and making their interactions with students more polite, clear and result oriented.
An activity on Non-Verbal Communication (Guess Who?) was conducted among the participants to make them understand and demonstrate the importance of Body Language, Gestures and Facial Expressions in the process of effective communication. Participants were over whelmed with the outputs and experiences they had during the game. Again this was followed by Role Plays covering the situations from their day to day work routine in which all the members actively participated and understood the importance of professional etiquettes and how this can increase our efficiency and effectiveness at work place.
Prof. Yachna Malhotra offered thanks to all participants for their patient listening and active participation during the session. The essential arrangements and hospitality hosted by Manager Admissions was praise worthy.
Faculty attended IInd National Conference on Management Innovations Infocomm Technology and Values- Changing paradigm in Business”
Faculty of Department of Management participated in IInd National Conference on Management Innovations Infocomm Technology and Values- Changing paradigm in Business” held on Friday, 04 October, 2019 at Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology Delhi.
Dr. Surendra Tiwari attended National Conference and presented his paper on “New gateways in Financial services through Blockchain”. Conference was intended to take stock of recent advances and development of knowledge bases and also the disruptions caused by latest advancements at the globally competitive environment that will decide the future directions to young researchers and practitioners.
Objective of conference was to help in sharing of experience and exchange of ideas, which will also foster National Collaboration. The Conference was of immense benefit to Researchers, Academicians, Industry and Participants from Technical Institutes, R&D organizations, Management and students working in the field of Management, Engineering, Law and Education.
Conference witnessed large number of academicians and professionals in the field of management along with their research papers.
One day workshop on “Intellectual Property Rights” was attended by Dr. Vivek Pachauri, Assistant Professor, I.T.S Mohan Nagar Ghaziabad on 1 October 2019
at AKTU, Sector 62, Noida Campus. The workshop focused upon creating awareness of IPR among faculty and Ph.D Scholars of AKTU and provide some important information on IPR and filing of patents. AKTU has its IPR policy and would like to facilitate Patent filing for the faculty and students of AKTU. Experts having expertise in IPR were the resource persons for this IPR workshop. The experts were Dr. K.S. Kardam ,former Sr. Joint controller of patents & Design (Patent office New Delhi), Mr. Yashwant , Patent Controller, Tifac. The workshop was coordinated by Dr. Dutta, Dean R & D AKTU. The resource persons further gave a deep insight about the benefits, process and sources for filing the patents. Overall It was a good learning from the workshop.
Dr. Shuchita Singh, Prof. Ritu Saxena & Prof. Jyotsana Vaid, Faculty of Management Department alongwith the Director (Management) , Dr. Vidya Sekhri at I.T.S, Ghaziabad attended AIMA's 46th National Management Convention “Creating an Innovative India” on 17th & 18th September, 2019 at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi.
The event started with the welcome address by Mr. Neotia, President, AIMA mentioned about increasing global share and global trade governance. Mr. Sanjeev Goenka, Past President, AIMA and Chairman, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group mentioned about efficiency and innovation in Birla group which has multiplied Birla group by 25 times.Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group mentioned about global uncertainty and he talked about the longerterm view for India to become world’s largest economy.
He mentioned unique Indian way of globalisation covered that bilateral trade between China and USA will be closer.
Mr.Singhania mentioned India as pool of young talent and entrepreneurs. India need to find local solutions to local problems. Mr. Sanjeev Goenka introduced Mr.Amit Shah, Hon. Home Minister, Government of India talked about iron man Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel towards the sovereignty of India. He talked about multiparty parliamentary system in 2014. He mentioned that growth in agricultural and industrial has been taken hand in hand. Mr.Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law and Justice; Communications; Electronics and IT, Government of India mentioned that if India want to emerge there has to be emphasized on reform, perform in order to transform.
In Next session Pranjal Sharma being the session moderator asked the purpose of AI and Mr. Amod Malviya explained AI as a medium to give personalised access to intelligence. Mr. Sandipan mentioned AI as logical programmingand further ad technological astrology. Amod referred AI as GPT(general purpose technology). Mr. Amod updated that UDDAN is a B2B company, where they deal in fraud detection, forecasting demand, logistics network design, on real time basis. Mr. Rishab talked about identifying skills through AI.
Panel Discussion Economic Reforms for New India was graced by the presence of Sudhir Jalan Chairman, Neo Foods Pvt. Ltd. Panelists Vikram Singh Mehta Chairman, Brookings India & Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution Ajit Ranade Group Executive President and Chief Economist, Aditya Birla Group Akhil Bansal Deputy CEO, KPMG in India TN Ninan Chairman, Business Standard Pvt Limited. In this session major points discussed were measures to boost GDP, support to SME and ease of business to SME.
Panel Discussion Making India a $ 5 trillion-dollar economy in the next 5 years, was actually a good discussion between Mr. Sanjeev Sanyal Principal Economic Adviser in Ministry of Finance Government of India and Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal Past President AIMA & Chairman, Hero Enterprise.
Last session of the day was Ease of mobility: Innovations for faster, safer transportation, witnessed a very motivating address by Mr. Nitin Gadkari Minister of Road Transport & Highways; Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Government of India, who shared the developments been taken to increase transport through water ways and developing network of industrial corridors.
First session of next day was Panel Discussion: - Innovation first: Disruption as Strategy followed by the session Winning in the Digital World, Panel Discussion: - Reviving Growth: An Imperative for India and Creative Nation: Fostering a Culture of Innovation. In this session Mr. Amitabh Kant CEO, NITI Aayog emphasized on India needs to move on from adoption and adaptation of innovations to creating previously unthinkable technologies, processes, products and services. Innovation is not about meeting the needs but about redefining the needs, and it demands a big shift in everyday attitudes and practices.
The Convention was a great experience.
Faculty of Department of Management at I.T.S Ghaziabad and PGDM IInd Year Finance Specialization students attended Delhi SME Finance Summiton 20th August 2019.
The Inaugural Session was chaired by Mr. Jyotiprakash Gadia, Co-Conveynor CII Delhi Panel on SMEs & Finance & Manading Director, Resurgent India Limited, Mr. Abhimanyu Munjal, Chairman CII and Joint MD and CEO, Hero Fin Corp. Ltd., Mr. Vijay Kumar, Director, MSME – Development Institute, Ministry of MSME, GOI, Dr. Rajesh Yaduvanshi, Executive Director, PNB, Mr. Shreekant Somany, Chairman CII National MSME Council and Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi. The session focused on growth of SME sector and their contribution in GDP by 2025, Public Procurement Poliicy and SAMBANDH scheme to promote SMEs. Further emphasis on collateral in banking and credit linked capital building schemes were discussed.
In the First Plenary Session Mr. Sameer Mehta, Hero Fincorp, Mr. Abhay Kishore Pandey, GM, SBI, Mr. Ram Kumar, Zonal Head PNB, Mr. Bhavendra Kumar, DGM, Canara Bank and Mr. Ajay Mishra, Head-SME Finance PaisaBazar.com participated and the emphasis was on application of FINTECH to fasten the lending process in SME sector.
A very interesting session on Wealth Creation and Maximization was taken by Mr. Varun Malhotra, Director EIFS Pvt Ltd.
Last session for the day was on Mitigating Risk through appropriate Insurance Coverage. Speakers for the session were Mr. Gultosh Bahl, SME-Area Channel Manager, SBI, Mr. Faiz Ahmad, Head-SME Broking, ICICI Lombard, Mr. Jitendra Singh-Corporate Underwriting, ICICI Lombard and Mr. Sajja Praveen Chowdary, Vice President, Policybazaar.com. This session was focused on issues like trade credit insurance, Risk Mitigation, Reinsurance and Contigent Business Interruption in SME sector.
I.T.S - Mohan Nagar organised a visit of PGDM (2019-21) students to attend HR conclave "Roadmap for Reinventing Human Resources” on 26 July 2019 at Le Méridien Hotel, New Delhi.
The 5th Edition of Delhi HR Conclave was organized by Delhi chapter of CII (Confederation of Indian Industry). The aim of conclave was to discuss the opportunities and challenges created by Artificial Intelligence, Social media and increasing diversity at workplace as Social media has become a rudimentary practice for every organisation.
Eminent speakers for day were Ms. Talish Ray, Co-Convener CII Delhi panel on HR & strategy and Managing partner TRS law offices, Mr Harbhajan Singh, Director General and Corporate Affairs, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, Mr Vijay Sethi, CIO & Head CSR, Head HR Hero Motocorp Ltd., Mr Ajay Kashyap, Director General, Home Guard GoI, Mr. Chandan Sengupta, CHRO Sandhar Technologies Ltd., Mr. Rajeev Kapoor Executive Director, UNO Minda, Mr. Kamal Dutta MD India Skillsoft & Sumtotal, Ms. Shipra Singh Director HR Microsoft, Mr. Ajay Shah Head Recruitment Team lease Services, Ms. Sangeeta Ratra Director HR & Training Le Meridian Delhi, Ms. Divya Kohli HR Business partner Nestle Nutrition, Ms. Sunaina Matoo, Chief People Officer & Head Bajaj Capital, Mr. Ashu Malhotra, HR Market Lead Indian Subcontinent Cargill India and many more.
It was a highly informative discourse which enabled all present to gain a new perspective in adaptation of latest technologies and strategies to get benefitted from workplace diversity to be future ready.
Dr V N Bajpai and Dr D K Pandey of I.T.S - Mohan Nagar conducted Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on "Learner Centric Pedagogy: Contemporary Tools and Techniques" on 17.07.19 at Ideal Institute of Management & Technology, Delhi (IP University).
The session was the part of one week FDP on "Integrated Technologies, Approaches and Effective Didactical Mechanism in Teaching, Learning and Research in current Scenario" organized jointly by MSME Technology Development Center (A Govt of India Organization under Ministry of MSME) & IIMT Delhi.
The session was a demonstration of pedagogy for participants to involve the learners leading to better understanding of concepts and sharpening the transferable skills. Some of the tools for effective quizzing were also discussed with the participants.
More than 50 faculty members of Management, IT and Law from different institutes participated in this FDP.