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CSR Excellence Award 2022

SDMIMD bags CSR Excellence Awards 2022 in the HR & CSR Conclave 2022, organized by the Edin Group and Colortone Textiles as part of the HR Dasara 2022 held on December 5, 2022. The journey of SDMIMD from Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) was presented by the PGDM 2022-24 Batch students Ms Umasaikiran Minnakuri, Mr Rajat Shaha, and Mr Bethe Jayaprakash Naidu under the guidance of Dr Sunil MV and Dr Mousumi Sengupta. The presentation encompassed the timeline of SDMIMD initiatives from the integration of “The Philosophy of Dharma” from the parent organization to the recent adoption of Environment, Social, and Governance.
(ESG). The CSR Excellence Award 2022 in the Education and Social Welfare category is given to SDMIMD in appreciation for its efforts to give back to society.

7th International Economics Conference 2022

SDMIMD, in association with the Bangalore Chambers of Industry and Commerce (BCIC), organised the 7th International Economics Conference (IEC) on the theme - Economic Growth and Sustainable Development: Emerging Trends on November 24 & 25, 2022. The 7th edition of the IEC was inaugurated by Mr P.G. Yogindra, Former Executive Director of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL). Mr Yogindra, during his inaugural address, said, ‘economic growth and sustainable development needs to be balanced, and each economic activity must focus on three dimensions of sustainability – economic, social and environmental’. The guest released an electronic version of the Conference Proceeding as a CD during the inaugural event. 
The two-day conference deliberated the emerging economic growth and sustainable development issues from various dimensions. 
The conference had an overwhelming response as more than 140 delegates from different parts of the country participated in the conference. More than 100 research papers/case studies were presented and deliberated across two days. The conference was attended by academicians, research scholars, and corporate executives.  
Earlier, Dr B. Venkatraja, the Chairperson of IEC, welcomed the gathering and presented the conference's theme. Dr N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, in his address, focused on the importance of the theme and the need for Industry-Academia deliberation. 

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Career360 B School Survey 2023

In the recently released Career360 B School Survey 2023, SDMIMD secured 21st among 55 Best B Schools in India (Private); Ranked among the top 10 in the Category – Best in Living and Learning – Private & Ranked 3rd with AAAA+ rating in Karnataka.

Business World B-School Survey 2022

In the recently released Business World B-School Survey 2022, SDMIMD secured 26th place among the Top B-Schools in India concerning the private B-School category. The institute has tied for 45th among 183 Top B – Schools in the overall ranking

International Accreditation Leadership Award 2022

Dr N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, was selected as the first awardee for the Olin Oedokoven International Accreditation Leadership Award instituted jointly by SEAA Trust and Peregrine. The Award recognizes the Indian Accreditation leader who has led more than one International Accreditation at their campus and has consistently displayed a passion for bringing in Global Benchmarks of Quality in Business Education.

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Invited Talk on ‘Presenting Analytical Insights

Mr Kiran Sathyanarayan, Advisor, Data Science, Dell Technologies, was invited to deliver a talk on 'Presenting Analytical Insights' on November 14, 2022. The session was organized as part of the business intelligence course as part of the PGDM Program. The interactive session introduced the various nuances and techniques of understanding & presenting analytical insights. 

Academic Library Award 2022

Dr Sunil M.V., Head – Academic Administration and Faculty, SDMIMD, won the Certificate of Excellence Academic Library Award 2022 by Knimbus, India. Knimbus bestowed the Award for the innovative service demonstrating the integration of institute intellectual output and the various resources with discovery tools in an Open-source eco-system. In the presence of Dr N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, the certificate was hand-over by Mr Karthikeyan, Marketing-Head, Knimbus, to Dr Sunil on the campus.  

Workshop on Public Speaking

Communication is the backbone of any society. It allows us to form connections, influence decisions, and motivate change. Public speaking is one of the most essential and dreaded forms of communication. In the working world, public speaking is a vital skill to have. While some take to it naturally, others tend to be more fearful of standing and talking in front of a crowd. A month-long workshop on Public Speaking with intensive theory and a practical session was organized for PGDM 2022-24 by Ms Sheetal Mohithe, Professional Trainer & Coach, during November and December 2022.