Campus News

Seminar on Cost Management & Business Sustainability

SDMIMD in collaboration with Institute of Cost Accounts of India (ICAI) Mysore Chapter is organizing One-day Seminar on Cost Management and Business Sustainability on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at SDMIMD Campus. 

CSR Conference 2014

With the introduction of Companies Act 2013, India became the first country to mandate spending on CSR activities through statutory provision. This further strengthens Indian tradition of socially responsible businesses. To discuss on the approaches and practices to be adopted by organisations for a more effective implementation and management of CSR initiatives SDMIMD has organized Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility: Approaches and Practices for Inclusive Growth during 13 & 14 November 2014. This conference seeks to provide a platform for practitioners, academicians and researchers to reflect and deliberate on issues and share their experiences in CSR activities. The conference would also have leading corporate leaders presenting technical sessions to give the audience more insights and perspectives in this emerging area.

3rd International HR Conference 2014

Due to the ever-changing business context, the role of Human Resources Management is currently undergoing a metamorphosis, from being a functional contributor towards the corporate performance to becoming a strategic partner of business decisions. The focus of HR, is shifting from merely addressing day-to-day issues of People Management towards future-oriented performance-based approaches to retain the best talent for facing up to competitiveness in the business world. This requires a paradigm shift in perceiving the role of HRM in a company, which thrives for business sustainability, even in times of change, volatility, and uncertainty.

Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences

SDMIMD is organizing International Conferences in the area of Finance, Economics and Global Finance in various parts of the country and abroad in collaboration with J.A. Alpha Business Research Publishers Pvt. Ltd., India. The first in this series was held in Chennai on July 11 & 13, 2014, Second at Singapore on August 1 to 3, 2014 and the Third at Dubai on October 10-12, 2014. 
The fourth conference in this series will be on "Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences" on the theme Reviving Economic Growth! is scheduled during December 19 to 21, 2014 in Mumbai. Venue: VITS Hotel, Andheri Kurla Road, International Airport Zone, Andheri (E), Mumbai.

International Conference at Dubai

SDMIMD, Mysore and J.A. Alpha Business Research & Publishers Pvt. Ltd, Chennai jointly organized the First Middle East Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Banking. This was held from October 10-12, 2014, at Al Murooj Rotana Hotel (Opp. to Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE. The conference attracted several research papers on the theme Achieving Global Financial Stability & Economic Growth! Delegates from different parts of the world took part in the conference and presented their research papers. Mr. Paras Shahdadpuri, President, Indian Business & Professional Council (IBPC), Dubai, UAE, was the Chief Guest for the inaugural session and delivered the special address. Prof. Abdullah Al Shamsi, Vice-Chancellor, The British University in Dubai was the Guest of Honor and Mr. Matein Khalid, Senior Trader & Strategist in Global Capital Market delivered the keynote address. Prof. N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, delivered the special felicitation talk during the inaugural session of the conference.      

Agony of progeny when India failed Bhopal

The guest talk on October 14, 2014 by Mr. Satinath Sarangi (Sathyu) was an eye opener for the young managers at SDMIMD on how to think the concept ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ sensibly. The talk was scheduled after the play “Agony of progeny: when India failed Bhopal” featured on the 30 year old Bhopal Gas tragedy, which was one of the world's worst industrial disasters. The student interaction triggered the discourse on the issues in Bhopal, corporate accountability and environmental justice. Mr. Sathyu, is a prominent activist and leader of the campaign for justice for the Bhopal victim, has been engaged with the health care of the gas and water affected survivors of Bhopal Gas Tragedy.