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URJAS - 2017

URJA’17- The General Management Conclave.The conclave aims at gaining knowledge on building sustainable business through profitable growth and learning about emerging trends of management in the Industry. It was an opportunity for DoMS to interact with the industry experts to foster our technical know-how of opportunities and challenges in business and improve our perception of business practices that are currently in the run. .

The objective of organizing the Conclave by DoMS NITT is to build a strong connection with the industry so as to reform ourselves to be better management professionals by learning from the experienced. Hence, we would like to share some glimpses of Day 1 of URJA'17 where keynote speakers were : Mrs. Maha Lakshmi, a Principal product manager from OFSS, spoke on 'Standing still or embracing change'. Mr. Suresh Ramamurthy, a Global Leadership Development Coach from Cognizant Technology Solutions spoke on 'Coaching people for development'. Mr. M. P. Suresh , a Technology Planning and Marketing Executive from Renault Nissan Technology and Business Centre India, spoke on 'Technology management (Automobile Industry) in today's digital era'. The Second and Final day of URJA’17 The General Management Conclave of DOMS NIT Trichy has taken the learning to whole new level. Mr. Sanjai K, who is the Vice president in Product Management and Co innovation at S.A.P. and a distinguished alumnus of DOMS NIT Trichy, spoke on Digital Transformation and Leadership and career. Mr. Muthu Kumar Thanu, the Group Chief Human Resourses Officer at T.A.F.E., gave valuable insights about Campus to Corporate Transformation and how we can fill the gap of skill set required. Mr. Ganesh Mahadevan, Director of Kanzen Institute Asia Pacific Pvt Ltd, spoke on Operations Management and shared insights about lean Management and Six Sigma techniques. Mr. Venkatesh Krishnamoorthy, who is the Founder and Chief Copyediting Executive at Virtual Paper and is the Contributing writer at Your Story Media Limited, joined the Conclave during Panel Discussion. The Panel included Mr. Sanjai, Mr. Ganesh, Mr. P.P. Ramanujam, Mr. Venkatesh KrishnaMoorthy. Panel Discussion focussed on what corporates are looking for, in new recruits. The Panel disscused not only about what it takes to succeed in an organisation, but also focused on discussing the pros and cons of startup ecosystem. The discussion on survival of startups was benefitted from personal experiences of two of the panelists. The panel was thoroughly encouraging and answered various questions of students ranging from business models to the challenges of startup.


AVANCE - 2016

September, 2016

Managing Human Resources is the key to managing the future. The future managers of Department of Management Studies from National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli, had taken an initiative to conduct a two-day Human Resource Conclave-AVANCE 2016 on 10th and 11th of September 2016, by inviting some of the prominent personnel from varied corporate sectors, to throw light on specific futuristic requirements in Human Resources and to share their perspective on efficient utilization of people.

The first day started with Mr. K. Y. Ravi Kumar, General Manager(HR), Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Limited, who addressed on ‘Performance Management’ from the basic definition of productivity and Jung’s theory to the realization of human potential, to highlight the importance of feedback in performance management. Mr. Rajendran Dandapani, Director of Engineering, ZOHO Corporation, enlightened the students on ‘HR perspective of ZOHO Corp’ by giving a glimpse through what ZOHO is interested in perceiving from employees and company’s work culture, along with ZOHO University’s motto to empower students. Mr. Anupam Bharteeya, Vice President, Insights and Data, Capgemini, imparted knowledge on ‘Analytics and its influence in HR domain’ by illustrating qualitative and quantitative entities of employees with numerical data. Ms. Lavanya, HR Manager, Caterpillar Inc., brought the importance of ‘Inclusion and Diversity’ to limelight, with crisp thoughts on need for diversification and encouraged a healthy discussion on ‘Women leaders’ and ‘Recruitment Discrimination based on gender’.

The 2nd day of the conclave commenced with presentation given by Mr. Venkatesh Kanna, Senior Project Executive, IBM, discussing the ‘Future of work and Workplace’, to give insights on forecast regarding future working environment. Mr. Sriram Mohan, Ex Vice-President, HDFC, gave his views on ‘People Management’ highlighting the need to value each employee and his/her contribution towards the company along with motivational factors and delegation of work in banking sector. The conclave’s last presentation was given by Mr. Senthil K, Director (Products), Freshdesk, who threw light on replacement of performance meetings with feedback meetings, goal oriented systems and success of start-ups.

The students of DoMS found the perceptions of every speaker to be strongly appealing and hope to learn from other various personalities of the corporate sector to feel the taste of Management before actually entering the scenario, to keep themselves abreast.



February, 2016

On 6th of Feb, Prabandh the annual management conclave of DoMS started with aplomb. With the ever changing corporate world and economic conditions, it is important to stay updated. Taking this into account, the Guest Lecture committee decided that Prabandh 16 would focus on current and future trends in the corporate world. Prabandh 16 was meticulously planned from the start. The speakers were invited from different sectors in the corporate world, to make the conclave all encompassing.

The event started with the ceremonial lighting of the lamp, by Dr. V. J. Sivakumar, Head of Department, DoMS, NIT Trichy, by Professor Dr. G. Kannabiran and other esteemed speakers of Prabandh. The event was graced by Dr. G. Muruganantham, Dr. K. Nigama, Mrs. Shoba, other staff members, and the students of the 36th and 37th batch of the Department of Management Studies. Dr V.J. Sivakumar and Dr.G. Kannabiran gave a brief speech on the need to keep track of the new trends in corporate world. They also shared their valuable insights on the topic. The speakers for Prabandh 16, were leaders in their respective fields. The first speaker Mrs. Dhamayanthi N, Associate VP – TechCEED (HCL), spoke about technology trends and new business models, by citing numerous examples. Mrs Dhamayanthi who has worked for several years with HCL, also spoke about the emerging domain of HR analytics and IOT (Internet of Things).
Mr. Varadarajan Srinivasan, VP (Navitas), spoke about the developments in pharmaceutical industry and about India's large generic drug market. He also spoke on the emerging trends in IT consulting and about the potential in a Domain niche field like Life Sciences. Mr. Mohit Mathur, Director- Business Transformation, FLIPKART, spoke on creation of value for customers, and why we create it. Strategy Execution and OKR (Objectives and Key results) and other trends emerging in the corporate world were also discussed. Lastly, Mr Sanjai K, Regional Head (Asia Pacific) SAP Solution Delivery Centre, also an alumnus of our very own DoMS, gave a motivating speech on corporate leadership, interjecting many experiences he had had, in his long successful corporate career. All the speakers dedicated time for Q&A after their respective speeches and graciously answered all the questions posed by DoMS students.
The official yearly newsletter of DoMS-NITT, "Pronto" was also released on the day. The session ended with DoMS students presenting a brief seminar on "New business models in emerging markets". Prabandh 16 gave DoMs students an understanding of the changing trends in the corporate world. The interaction sessions, allowed the students to deepen their knowledge and clarify their doubts in different corporate sectors.


Prabandh, the much awaited General Management Conclave, organised by Department of Management Studies, NIT Trichy, was held on 20th February, 2015. Every year in February and August, the event is organised with much dedication and spirits, inviting eminent speakers from different industry domains to make the students aware of the latest business world scenario and happenings in the business sphere. As a usual tradition, the event began by evoking the blessings of the Almighty with a prayer song followed by the lighting of the lamp by our esteemed guests speakers, Dr. V. Gopalakrishnan, former executive director, BHEL, Mr. Mohandoss Thulasidoss, Senior Vice President at Fidelity investment, Mr. Vasanthi Gokula Prasad, Founder, NAGAS Consultancy and Mr. T. S. Ramesh, Chief Operating Officer, Xybion India Pvt. Ltd. along with our guest of honour, Dr. Srinivasan Sundarrajan, Director, NIT Trichy, and Dr. V. J. Sivakumar, Head of Department, DoMS, NIT Trichy. The event was also graced by the esteemed presence of Dr. G. Kannabiran, Dr. G. Muruganantham, other faculty and staff members, and the students of the 35th and 36th batch of the Department of Management Studies, Firstly, Dr. V. Gopalakrishnan, Former Executive Director, BHEL addressed the gathering. It was a great honour to have him with us to deliver his lecture on “Leadership in 21st Century”. He talked on how IT has changed the leadership style from the past era to the present making it more transparent yet challenging. He illustrated his real-life industry experiences and cited how things changed and are continuously evolving each day. Learning from the lens of an elderly and experienced person, he projected to the students that simplicity, patience and compassion are the three most essential tools to succeed in life. His knowledge imbibes in the students the values that are essential for a manager in the long run to sustain in the ever growing competitive world. Secondly, Mr. Mohandoss Thulasidoss, Senior Vice President at Fidelity investment, gave us an insight about the intelligence age and how one should equip oneself for the same. The evolution that started with the agricultural age, moved to industrial age, followed by the current information age and rapidly making a move towards intelligence age was explained with apt examples. Further, he explained how technology has empowered today’s generation to be more informed. To follow, we had Mr. Vasanthi Gokula Prasad, Founder, NAGAS Consultancy, who excels in the HR domain. He spoke about talent acquisition, talent management and the various challenges attached with the same. Talent acquisition and management are both the sides of the same coin, neither of which is an easy task. The last speaker, Mr. T. S. Ramesh, Chief Operating Officer, Xybion India Pvt. Ltd. acquainted us with the ever growing power of digital marketing. In the current business environment, the word digital has almost replaced traditional, so is true in marketing. He equipped us with the requisite knowledge in this field and also made us aware about the various tools for its application. Indeed, Prabandh not only provides a platform to all the DoMSians for knowledge sharing and interaction with reputed people from various industries, it also gives the students the exposure that is important for the holistic development of a management student.

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