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Dharmasthala trip for PGDM 2013-15 batch
SDMIMD organized a two day trip to Dharmasthala for PGDM Batch 2013-15. The students departed SDMIMD campus in the early hours on 14th June and reached Dhramasthala by 1 p.m via Hassan. They experienced ultimate hospitality at "Annapoorna" the food court and perfect home stay at "Saketh". In the evening, they visited Car Museum and Manjusha Museum. Then came the great moments when Dharmadhikari and Chairman of SDME Trust Dr Veerendra Heggade met the batch at "Mahotsava". The divine presence of Dharmadhikari, his talk and interaction with students was an experience with difference. Dharmadhikari spoke in detail, about the history and activities of the Temple Town and also invited students to witness the Sankramana event at Annappa Swami Temple. On the second day, students visited Shanthivana, Ratnamanasa and Bahubali at Dharmasthala. It was indeed an opportunity for budding managers to learn nuances of Management techniques at all destinations. SDM College for Ayurveda Hassan too, was part of the event as they came forward to provide Breakfast on 14th June and Dinner on 15th June, during break time at Hassan en route Dharmasthala.

Student Corner

In this edition Mr. Akash T.K. of PGDM 2012-14 Batch share his experience during Summer Intership Program carried out at Shanghai Tofflon Science & Technology Co., Ltd, Shanghai, China.

Getting practical experience during the internship abroad is a great way to diversify one’s work experience and distinguish you amongst an increasingly saturated pool. And if the work experience happens to be in China it can make a BIG difference to your résumé.

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Alumni Corner
Talk by SDMIMD Alumnus
Ms. Shilpashree, Head – Marketing & Communications Terex, Bangalore, addressed the PGDM 2013-15 batch on the topic “From Me to We” on Saturday, June 08, 2013.

Upcoming Conferences
International Finance Conference 2013

Finance Conference Contact -

Dr. Ullas Rao
Conference Chair
Phone: +91-821-2429722 Extn: 1101
Mobile: +91-9986112019
Email: financeconference2013@sdmimd.ac.in

International HR Conference 2013

HR Conference Contact -

Dr. Mousumi Sengupta
Conference Chair & Professor - HRM
Phone: 0821-2429722, 2429161
E-mail: hrcon2013@sdmimd.ac.in

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Campus News
Orientation Program for PGDM 2013-15 batch

The beginning of the PGDM 2013-15 batch was marked with the motivational line from the book Road to Success – “If you will, it happens” by Prof. S. Prabhakar, Honorable Secretary, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Educational (SDME) Trust, Ujire. Addressing the PGDM 2013-15 Batch during the inauguration of Orientation Program, Prof. Prabhakar stressed upon the budding managers to have will to be an entrepreneur. He stressed on charging oneself with positive energy before learning so that learning becomes complete. Dr. N.R. Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD, Mysore, introduced the students to academic world of Management education at SDMIMD. Prof. S.N. Prasad, Chairman – Admissions, SDMIMD, welcomed the gathering and Prof. H. Gayathri, Deputy Director, gave an overview on ‘Life at SDMIMD’. 

Khoj 2013 - The Annual talent search
Khoj is an intra collage festival which is organized every year after the new PGDM batch arrives at SDMIMD. The purpose of the festival is to identify talent among the freshers through various competitions and to formally welcome them to the PGDM Program. Khoj 2013 was held on June 23, 2013. It greatly helped the seniors to identify the talent among juniors. The new PGDM batch 2013-15 gave a fantastic show with impromptu speeches, colourful dances, skits and fancy dress shows.

Guest On Campus
Topic: Control your Destiny or Somebody will
Mr. Mahalingam .C
Executive Coach and HR Advisor
Date: June 05, 2013

Topic : Indian culture, tradition and Heritage
Prof. A. V. Narasimha Murthy
Chairman Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Date: June 06, 2013

Topic: Entrepreneurial challenges and innovation
Mr. Anant R Koppar
Chairman & CEO
KTwoTechnology Solutions, Bangalore
Date: June 06, 2013

Topic: SKDRDP and its implementation
Dr. L. Manjunath
Executive Director
Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project
Date: June 06, 2013

Topic: Corporate Expectations from Management graduates
Mr. R. Venkatnarayan
President - HR, IT and Education
Rane Holdings, Chennai
Date: June 07, 2013

Topic: Making Business Socially Inclusive and Sustainable
Dr. R. Indira
Professor & Chairperson Director - Department of Sociology
International Centre University of Mysore
Date: June 07, 2013

Topic: Industry readiness
Mr. R. C. Jagadesh
Director-Operations & Tech. 
Kluber Lubrication, Mysore
Date: June 07, 2013

Topic: Foundations of Leadership & Achievement
– Glimpses from the Corporate World
Mr. Sridhar Chari
Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Bangalore
Date: June 07, 2013

Topic: "Toyota way" for Continuous Improvement (Kaizen)
and Respect for people
Mr. T.R. Parasuraman
Senior Vice President
Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts, Bangalore
Date: June 08, 2013

Topic: Achieving Goals
Mrs. Uma Balakrishnan
Axcend, Bangalore
Date: June 08, 2013

Topic: Industries expectation from young leaders
Mr. Ram Mohan C.
Sr. VP – Head of Infrastructure Management & Tech Support 
MindTree Consulting, Bangalore
Date: June 10, 2013

Topic : “Strategic Planning and Execution – Ring side view from the industry”
Mr. Ashraf Peeran
VP, Xerox Corp (USA)
Date: June 18, 2013