Orientation Program

Invited talk by Ms Supriya Salian

During the Orientation Program 2021, Ms Supriya Salian, Vice Chairman, CII, Mysore, and Plansee India High-Performance Materials Pvt.Ltd., delivered a talk on Preparing for the Corporate World: Lessons from Life to the PGDM 2021-2023 Batch on August 11, 2021.

Invited talk by Dr M.N. Bheemesh

A talk on Unleashing Creativity and Demystifying Intellectual Property Rights was delivered by Dr M.N. Bheemesh, Senior Advisor ALMT Legal, Advocates & Solicitors Bangalore, August 11, 2021. The talk organized as a part of the Orientation Program 2021 introduced the concept of IPR to the PGDM 2021-23 Batch. 

Invited talk by Mr Sanjay Srinivasamurthy

Mr Sanjay Srinivasmurthy, SDMIMD Alumnus and Co-Founder & Director of Silicon Road delivered The Journey of Being an Entrepreneur on August 11, 2021. The talk was organized as a part of the Orientation Program for PGDM 2021-23 Batch. 

Workshop on Imperatives in Social Responsibilities

The Workshop on Imperatives in Social Responsibilities was organized for the PGDM 2021-2023 Batch to sensitize the students about Social Responsibility. Prof. C.V. Sridhar, Assistant Professor - General Management, conducted the workshop on August 11 & 12, 2021.

Panel Discussion on Post-COVID Trends in the Industry

SDMIMD and Prerana - the SDMIMD Alumni Association organized a panel discussion on 'Post-COVID Trends in the Industry' on August 10, 2021. The program organized as part of the Orientation Program 2021 brought all the Alumnus Speakers who had earlier addressed the PGDM Batch 2021-2023 as panel members. 
 
The members included Mr Sriram N., VP Global Sales Automation Anywhere; Mr Vipin S Prasad, CEO Joining Dots; Mr Deepansh Agarwal, Director at Aim High Consulting; Ms Aruna Sampige, CEO, Roots Reforms Initiative; Mr  Tejasvinathan, Assistant Vice President, Organisation and People Development, Swiss Re; Ms Hamsini Ramamurthy, Zonal Head HR – UltraTech Cement Limited, Aditya Birla Group; and, Mr Vijay Mane, Director, Business Development and Marketing at Deshpande Startups. The discussion was moderated by the President of Perana, Mr Niranjan Naik. 
 
The interaction during the question and answer sessions was a source of great learning for the new PGDM Batch.

Invited Talk by Alumnus Mr Sriram N

The PGDM 2021-2023 Batch had an opportunity to interact with Mr Sriram N., SDMIMD Alumnus and Vice President, Global Sales, Automation Anywhere. Mr Sriram discussed the topic Sales and Marketing in Software Services & Products with young managers on August 10, 2021. 

Invited Talk by Alumnus Mr Sandesh Murchy

Mr Sandesh Murchy, SDMIMD Alumnus and Director – HR, Oracle, was invited to address the PGDM Batch 2021-2023 on the Evolution of HR and Current Trends for HR Professionals. The invited talk was organized as a part of the Orientation Program for PGDM 2021-23. 

Workshop on Design Thinking

Dr M.V. Sunil, Head - Academic Administration, conducted a Workshop on Design Thinking for the PGDM Batch 2021-2023 from August 9 to 12, 2021. The workshop was organized as a part of the Orientation Program for PGDM 2021-23.