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Upcoming Events
International Symposium on Global Business

A One-day International symposium on theme "Global Business – Promises and Perils" will be held on January 6, 2014 at our campus. Leading corporate executives will be the key speakers in the symposium. Mr. Arun Nayar, Director HR, Safran Engineering Services India, will be delivering the Keynote Address. An interactive workshop on Entrepreneurial Innovation by Mr. Lokesh, Innomantra Consulting Private Limited is also scheduled for the symposium. The symposium will also have a student-interaction session involving SDMIMD students and Texas A&M students, USA.

For more information please contact Dr. Neetu Ganapathy at neetug@sdmimd.ac.in

Workshop on Writing Effective Literature Review
A systematic and comprehensive Literature Review is the foundation for a good research. A research will be ‘Good’ only when it advances our collective understanding on the research field. The collective understanding is possible with understanding the literature in the field. With this understanding, SDMIMD is organizing 2-Day Hands-on Workshop on Writing Effective Literature Review on January 9 & 10, 2014. This workshop is the repeat of the workshop conducted during December 2013 on the same theme.

Workshop Webpage | Registration Form | Brochure

For Workshop related queries you may please contact
Dr. Sunil M.V., Email: sunilmv@sdmimd.ac.in,
Mobile; +91 9986439832
Annual Leadership Talk 2014
Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) will be holding their Annual Leadership Talk on February 11, 2014. The event, which has been held since 2008, has had speakers who are luminaries from various fields like Dr. Michael A. Consumano (Professor, MIT Sloan School), Dr. V. Prakash (Former Director, CFTRI, Mysore), Dr. H. Sudarshan (Hony. Secretary, Karuna Trust), Dr. R Balasubramaniam (Founder, Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement, Mysore) and last year Mr. Anil Sachdev, Founder and CEO of Grow Talent Company Ltd. This year Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, The President, Global Research Alliance, will be delivering the talk.

For more details, please contact Dr. Neetu Ganapathy or directly call the institute on 2429722/2429161; Extn: 1110.
SDMIMD’s 19th Annual Convocation
On completion of the two-year learning process, the students of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) of Batch 2012-14 will receive the degree during the 19th Annual Convocation. This dream day will be on March 21, 2014. Shri. Subroto Bagchi, Chairman, Mindtree Ltd., will be the Chief Guest of this academic grandeur and will deliver the Keynote Address. Padma Bhushan Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade, Chairman, SDMIMD will preside over the function. Eminent personalities from academic and corporate world are invited to join the SDMIMD family in honouring the student in this awarding ceremony.
SDMIMD Publications
Publication Summary : This publication consists of articles presented at the 2nd International Conference on Managing Human Resources at the Workplace held during December 13 & 14, 2013 on the conference themes.
Book Summary : The Cases in Management is a collection of cases written by the faculty members of SDMIMD as a result of their own research and or consulting experiences in various areas of management.
Book Summary : SDMIMD through its Research Center for Management Studies (SDM RCMS) has compiled the selected Summer Internship Program (SIP) research works conducted by students in various industries across sector. The publication has a wide range of research projects carried out under the able guidance of faculty members of SDMIMD, which has been compiled and summarized.
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2nd International HR Conference

Shri Dharmasthala Manajunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore (SDMIMD), organized its 2nd International Conference on “Managing Human Resources at the Workplace”, on December 13-14, 2013. A galaxy of notable personalities, such as, Mr. Nishchae Suri, Head of People and Change Practice, Partner, KPMG India Private Limited, Mr. R. Venkatanarayanan, President – HR, IT & Education, Rane Holdings Limited, India; Mr. M. Krishna, Managing Director & Chief Financial Officer (CFO), AT&S India; Dr. Selvan D, Vice President, Capgemini, India; and Mr. Girish Karunakaran, President of Eurasia, SPI, India, graced the occasion. The conference witnessed large scale participation and patronage from research scholars, academicians, management practitioners. More than 375 research abstracts were received in the various areas of Human Resource Management, out of which more than 260 papers were deliberated during the two days of the conference. More than 325 participants from India and countries, such as, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Nigeria, attended the conference. A variety of emerging concerns in the areas of HRM, such as, Organizational Talent Strategies and Retention, Work Life Balance, Training and Development, Motivation, Cross-Cultural Issues, Performance Management and Competency system, Compliance and Ethical Issues at HRM, Big Data analytics in HRM, and so on, were presented, debated and deliberated. Prof. S. Prabhakar, Secretary, SDME Trust, Dr. N. R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, Dr. H. Gayathri, Deputy- Director, SDMIMD, Dr. Mousumi Sengupta, Conference Chair, and Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta, Conference Co-Chair, and other faculty members were present in the conference.

IFLA Award to Mr. Deepak Nesarikar
Mr. Deepak Nesarikar of PGDM 2012-14 Batch received the IFLA award for securing 4th place among the top 6 papers, selected by KPMG India, the Talent Partner for the International B-School Open Paper Writing Competition organized by ABP Pvt Ltd. The other Top 5 papers were from IIMK, MICA, IIMC, XLRI and KJ Somaiya. Mr. Nesarikar's article "Empowerment & Social Businesses" was published in IFLA2013 Compendium. The Awards were given by Mr. Ambarish Dasgupta, Partner and Head-Management consulting, KPMG India; Mr. Sunil Kanoria, Vice Chairman, SREI Infrastructure Finance; and, Dr. Amit MitraHonourable Minister for Finance and Excise, Govt. of West Bengal. 
Workshop on Literature Review
A systematic and comprehensive Literature Review is the foundation for a good research.  A research will be ‘Good’ only when it advances our collective understanding on the research field. The collective understanding is possible with understanding the literature in the field. With this understanding a 2-Day Hands-on Workshop on Literature Review was held on December 19 & 20, 2013 at the Campus. 65 participants representing from the premier institutions, universities and corporate attended this workshop. The active involvement in the hands-on exercises of the workshop was very interesting. The resource persons provided a perfect blue-print for the literature review process and publication to the participants.
FDP on Core Electives in Finance
Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore conducted FDP on Core Electives in Finance on December 27 & 28, 2013. Faculty participants numbering 24 representing eminent B-Schools from Karnataka, and other parts of India participated enthusiastically in the two-day program. The program equipped the participants with effective and innovative pedagogical approaches across the electives courses in finance comprising of Financial Derivatives, Securities Analysis & Portfolio Management, and International Finance. The program was run using a combination of lectures and hands-on demonstrations. The program was very well appreciated by the participants. The program was inaugurated by Dr. N. R. Parasuraman, Director –SDMIMD and coordinated by Dr. Ullas Rao, Assistant Professor – Finance, SDMIMD Mysore.
Entrepreneurship Event at SDMIMD
SDMIMD E-Cell – ‘Swayam’ has taken several initiatives to inculcate entrepreneurial orientation among its PGDM students. These include setting up of Entrepreneurship Cell, signing MoU with National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN). A Business Plan competition was announced and series of workshops for students by eminent entrepreneurs was organized as part of the run-up to the event. Mr. Sid Mookerji, CMS, SPI, Mysore and Mr. Ravishankar, Founder – CEO, AIM HIGH, Bangalore were part of the event as esteemed judges for the Business Plan competition. Team Beatrix won the First place; Team Green-O-Vision was in Second place; and, Team S Code stood in the Third place. SDMIMD Alumni and Entrepreneurs – Mr. Ravishankar, Mr. Rajeev Koyal, Mr. Vijay Kumar and Mr. H. Karthik were the panelists for the Panel Discussion organized during the post lunch session.
SDMIMD conducts Vittaaksh 2013

The Finnacle team comprising of the PGDM students from the finance stream successfully conducted Vittaaksh – a finance event comprising of competitions requiring application of theory and practices of finance. The event was inaugurated by Mr. Anil Joshi, Assistant General Manager (AGM), Postal Training Institute, Mysore. The event witnessed an enviable participation of more than 15 teams representing reputed B-Schools in India. The prominent institutions participated in the event included Welingkar, SIBM-Bangalore, MATS, and Christ Management School. The first-prize carrying a cash award of INR 15,000 was bagged by the team from Welingkar, Bangalore. The event was sponsored by India Post.

First Prize in Flight of fancy 2013
Ms. Sudipta Pan of PGDM 2013-15 batch has won First Prize in Flight of fancy 2013 - Creative writing competition conducted under the auspices of Literati at Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB).

Faculty Publication

Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta & Dr. Mousumi Sengupta
Sengupta, Nilanjan & Sengupta, Mousumi. (2013). Organizational Innovation: Imperative for Business Sustainability. Indian Journal of Applied Research, Vol : 3, Issue : 12, December. [ISSN - 2249-555X].

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