N. L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research (NLDIMSR) is organizing International Marketing Conclave on August 18, 2018, at the auditorium of NLDIMSR campus, Mumbai. It is amongst the most preferred B-schools in Mumbai. It is a NAAC 'A' graded institute, a premier B-school recognized by A.S.I.C (U.K) and boasts of an alumni network of 6000 working professionals across 190 corporates internationally at mid and senior-level positions. In addition to the existing state-of-the-art infrastructure, NLDIMSR is one of the few colleges across the country to boast a 12 terminal Bloomberg lab alongside digitally equipped classrooms, providing exposure to emerging technologies.

Design thinking is a solution focused and action-oriented methodology which has transformed business processes globally. At the onset, it deals with simplifying the most complex situation, invent a unique way and deliver a seamless experience for any consumer.


The International Marketing Conclave will start at 10 a.m. with the inauguration and a Key Note Address by Mr. Ajay Aggarwal, the Design Thinking Practice Lead, KPMG, India while the registration and breakfast are scheduled between 9.30 a.m. to 10 a.m. From 11 a.m. to 1.20 p.m. 2 Technical sessions will be held by Ms. Namrita Mahindru, Sr. GM, Mahindra & Mahindra, Mr. Shrutin Shetty, Design Strategist,   A-Team Business Consulting and Mr. Avinash Jhangiani, CEO, Play2Transform Group in the first half and by Ms. Margaret Osborne, Professor, Seneca College, Canada, Mr. Milind Shahane, CEO, TATA ClassEdge, Dr. Kaustubh Dhargalkar,  Founder, Potentials & Possibilities and Ms. Meenal Sinha, Founder & CEO, Meetings & Offices in the second half.

The third Technical Session will take place between 2.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. by Ms. Babita Baruah, Managing partner, GTB India, WPP, Mr. Anurag Yadav, Country Sales Director & Global Sales Lead British Telecom and Mr. Y. Vikram Kumar, Country Manager, HP India. Mr. Milind Acharya will take the Valedictory Session from 3.45 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event will come to an end with a vote of thanks speech by Ms. Prerna Dangwani.

NLDIMSR brings together on a common platform, industry stalwarts, design thinking practitioners and ace academicians to connect with the route of creating happy customers using the contemporary concept of Design Thinking. They will share their experiences, discuss the challenges and nuances of design thinking in an elaborate manner. The attendees will be enriched with knowledge and actionable takeaways which can be implemented in their respective work areas and might work wonders.