A Leadership Series was conducted by IMT Hyderabad on 12th February 2019. Mr Ramam Atmakuri, Executive Vice - Chairman, L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) shared his tremendous knowledge and experiences during the session on “Sustainable Service Model – Story of LVPEI”. He also talked about the workings of LVPEI and focused his discussion on 'Social Entrepreneurship' and its importance. The Leadership Series proved valuable for the management graduates as it provided them with an opportunity to understand the real-life practices in the corporate world and also understand the social service sector.
Department of General Management of IMT Hyderabad under Dr. Steven Raj Padakandla, Assistant Professor (Economics) & Area Chairperson- General Management, organised a visit to Telangana Legislative Assembly for the students of Public Policy Management Course taught at IMT Hyderabad. The students got a first hand account of how the Assembly functions, its importance and role in the policy making process. The students interacted with the Secretary to Legislature- Dr. V. Narasimha Charyulu, who emphasised on the importance and role of the legislature amongst the 3 pillars of democracy, i.e., Legislature, Judiciary and Executive. He also spoke about why it is necessary for future business leaders and managers to be well versed with this aspect of policy making. The Secretary commended IMT Hyderabad for the initiative and urged more and more students to visit the Assembly and have a practical experience of Policy making and legislative framework.
Athena-The Strategy Club of IMT-Hyderabad launched “The Wall Magazine” on 5th of February, 2019. The Wall Magazine was inaugurated by Dr. Debadutta Kr. Panda, Prof. of Economics and Strategy and the Chairperson of International Relations. This wall will be used to display the corporate and business related news articles which will help the students to stay updated about the latest changes in various fields.
IMT Hyderabad organized a Management Development Program for 26 employees of Apollo Tyres from 21st of January 2019 to 14th of February, 2019. The employees underwent a rigorous training program of 84 sessions by our best faculties which helped them understand the evolving customer-client base of Apollo Tyres. Like all management programs organized in IMT Hyderabad since 2011, it also had the enthusiasm, preparation and participation of the candidates that made the program a great one. This was the successful completion of 21-day ASPIRE 4.0 training program for employees of Apollo Tyres Limited.
On February 19, 2019, Shri. Nandkishor Kagliwal, Chairman, Nath Group of Companies delivered an experience sharing session on “Challenges in Improving Efficiency, Sustainability & Resilience in Agricultural Industry”. He talked about various advances in the field of agriculture and how the field is seeing an upscale in growth. He also talked about his own entrepreneurial journey and gave us insights about the realities of the industry. It was indeed an interactive session.
On February 16, 2019, Pahel the CSR club of IMT Hyderabad took the initiative to pay tribute to the CPRF Jawans who were martyred in Pulwama Terror Attack. A candlelight vigil was conducted in campus at 9:30 p.m. followed by a 2 minute silence for the lives lost. All the students in campus, also the Director joined in to pay tribute to the soldiers and stand in solidarity with the families of the bereaved.
Mercatus Mantra, the marketing club of IMT-H conducted its last event of the batch 2018-19, The Riddler's Anarchy 1.0 on February 6, 2019 and certainly got the campus excited with its unique games! The event consisted of Brand Charades, and the second round, Tom Marvolo Riddle, being a Twister with a brand twist. The event was full of enthusiasts and fun all around! And the branding questions during the twister round were full of riddles of taglines and famous products, that left the team into pondering the right answer! The event pulled a huge crowd in the daily routine of a B-School life, refreshing the minds of the participants!
Prarambh the E-cell of IMT Hyderabad conducted a panel discussion, ORTUS 7.0 on February 7, 2019. The guests for the same were Mr. Prashanth Kumar Manchikalta, C.E.O.of Aira Enterprises and Mr. Kali Prasad, C.S.M. for Fortune Tire Tech Limited. Along with them was our visiting faculty Mr. Geoffrey Clements. They talked about their respective journeys and the hurdles they face in setting up their start ups. They shared their hardships and the course of their success. Students who attended the session found this interactive discussion as an opportunity to get insights about their doubts regarding the reality of the industry. The session was followed by a logical fun activity and the students found this session as an intellectual take away.
"Blood cannot be manufactured, we can only get it from generous donors."
PAHEL - IMT Hyderabad, the CSR club of IMT Hyderabad organized a blood donation camp "EHSAAS" in association with Indian Red Cross Society on 1st February 2019.
Understanding the utmost importance of blood donation and how instrumental it is in saving lives, the members of IMT Hyderabad came forward to donate blood and save the lives of a few individuals. We would like to thank the brave donors who made this event a success and helped us in the collection of a total of 79 units.