Birla Institute of Management Technology was established in 1988 with a vision of developing ethical leaders for society. Considered as the best Management/ PGDM school in Delhi NCR, the campus is always buzzing with some or the other events. Read on to know the latest happenings at BIMTECH!
BIMTECH organizes ‘Hermes Dialogues 2.0’ at its campus
Date:November 27, 2019
PGDM International Business Program of BIMTECH organized an event, "Hermes Dialogues 2.0 - Should Member Countries Sign RCEP” recently. This was a competition in which student teams were assigned different countries and their job was to express their countries' points of view on the assigned topic. The Jury Members included - Shri Rajeev Kher, Former Commerce Secretary, Distinguished Fellow, RIS; Shri Pranav Kumar, Head - International Trade Policy, CII, and Shri Sanjay Chadha, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, GoI.
This extracurricular activity was meant to engage students and allow them to develop a deeper understanding of contemporary Geo-political issues. It was also intended to enhance the knowledge of students in current International Business topics and develop public speaking, debating, critical thinking and leadership skills among students.
The event was organized by IB first-year students – Vishal Agarwal and Sweety Dixit and was praised for organizing a flawless event.
BIMTECH Retail Management students visit Best Price, Walmart in Meerut
Date: September 13, 2019
First-Year Students of Retail Management program visited retail giant Best Price, Walmart in Meerut recently. They all got hands-on experience in the retail world and insight and feel of Retail Marketing. It was an intuitive visit and a great learning experience to understand the nuances and realities of the shop floor, which in itself is a rare exposure. Prof. Manoj Kumar Pant, Mr. Saikrushna Bharati and Mr. Ajab Singh organized the visit and guided the students throughout the journey.
BIMTECH holds Lyceum Masterclass 2019
Date:September 13, 2019
BIMTECH strongly believes in creating opportunities for its students to help them grow. One such opportunity was provided to the students through the Lyceum Masterclass 2019. Out of the 20 teams that competed, 5 teams emerged as winners followed by 5 runner ups.
And the winners are Vinoth Kanna A, Anurag Singh and Ruchita Yadav from Retail Sector, Ria Kapoor, Ridhi Grover and Mishita Jain from Marketing, Vaishnavi Singh, Raashi and Shreya Rakesh from Insurance, Jasleen Kaur Thukral, Malika Chopra, Gagandeep Kaur from Banking and Finance, Lalit Nigam, Purvasha Gupta and Pooja Singh from IT & operations.
BIMTECH organises a panel discussion on "New Age Economy and Managerial Skills"
Date: September 13, 2019
Keeping up to speed with the major disruptions that AI and IOT have brought about in the business world is a major requirement for budding managers. We at BIMTECH are really intrigued by how technology is impacting the business environment. In lieu of which we organized a panel discussion on "New Age Economy and Managerial Skills".
The discussion was moderated by Prof. Sanjiva Shankar Dubey. We were fortunate to hear from the likes of Mr. Ajit Shah, Managing Director, APAC&MEA, ACTICO, Singapore with experience in managing budgets / P&L. He gave us some valuable insights on how integrating AI in Business can steer a business model towards exponential growth. He also gave us a brief overview of how Technology has shaken up various domains like Finance and Marketing and stressed on the importance of keeping up to speed with the disruptions caused by the same.
We also heard from Mr. Vijay Kumar, he comes from years of industry experience from the United Kingdom. He is the Ex-Vice President of Tech Mahindra. He enhanced our understanding of the new-age economy and the kind of management skills we need to cope with the changing market keeping IT at the epicentre.
We had with us, Mr. Kumar Bivudh, Divisional Head, Project Management - strategic projects in the Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa, Apollo Tyres Limited. His advice to us came from his 11 plus years of rich industry experience. He gave our learning curve a push towards innovation and design thinking.
Mr. Akhil Jain, an alumnus of BIMTECH, who now has a career in IT at Apollo Tyres. He summed up the discussion putting forth the major takeaway from the discussion which was the need to “Learn, Unlearn and Relearn" to stay relevant in the new age economy.
BIMTECH wins the "Sandvik India Gender Award 2019"
Date: September 13, 2019
BIMTECH is very delighted to share that it has won "Sandvik India Gender Award 2019" in Academic Category for Promoting education, enhancing vocation skills, livelihood enhancement projects for women and girls. Dr. Abha Rishi and Dr. Rishi Tiwari jointly lifted the award with much pride and happiness.
About the award: This award seeks to identify the organizations who are committed to supporting gender equality, diversity, and inclusion in areas such as education and social change.