IIM Bangalore's one-year MBA programme to host Business Conclave 2019 on September 22
Bangaluru, 12th September 2019: The IIMB Business Conclave 2019, hosted by the one-year full-time MBA - the Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP) of IIM Bangalore, will be held at the IIMB campus on September 22 (Sunday) 2019, from 9 am onwards.
The IIM Bangalore Business Conclave provides a platform for thought-provoking discussions on relevant new age topics. The event attracts CXOs, strategists, technology evangelists, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, and professionals pioneering change to come together and analyze real-world business scenarios, deliberate on their social impact and stimulate meaningful discussions.
This year's theme for the conclave is 'India in 2030', which will focus on transformations taking place in various sectors enabled by technological advancements shaping the future of the country that is poised to become a $10-trillion economy by 2030. The key areas in which India needs to focus over the next decade are quality education, healthcare, agriculture, manufacturing, clean energy, and climate change. At the conclave, industry leaders would talk about the current trends and challenges faced in the above mentioned sectors. The conclave gives curious minds the opportunity to interact with and get inspired by these leaders.
The keynote speech at the 2019 edition of the IIMB Business Conclave would be delivered by General (Dr) Vijay Kumar Singh, PVSM, AVSM, YSM (retd.), Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Government of India. Other distinguished speakers include Anil Swarup, IAS, Ex-Secretary, Department of School Education and Ministry of Coal, NK Chaudhary, Founder, Jaipur Rugs, and Dr. BS Ajai Kumar, Chairman and CEO, HCG Group.
The event's Speaker Series and panel discussions would feature prominent industry leaders like Varun Sridhar, CEO, OPPO India Financial Services, Rakshit Daga, VP and CTO, BigBasket, Chinmay Pandit, Head - Commercial Vehicles, KPIT, Piyush Gupta, CEO, Lithion Power, Sanjay Krishnan, CEO, Lithium Urban Technology, Sagar Gubbi, Co-founder/Managing Partner, Ecoforge Advisors, Savita Pai, Chief Digital and Media Officer, DIAGEO India, Sreekant Lanka, SVP, iQuanti and Vinamra Pandiya, Founder & CEO, Qtrove.com.
The event will host two panel discussions: one on electric vehicles and the other about services.