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SDMIMD Newsletter - October 2016
Faculty Corner
Exchange Program visit
Dr. Neetu Ganapathy was invited by the Shanghai University in Shanghai, China to teach a course on Cross-Border Managerial Communication between September 3, 2016 and September 11, 2016. The course was part of the curriculum of the Global Local MBA program and was attended by 31 participants from across China and Spain. Read More>

Faculty Outreach Activities
Prof. Mohamed Minhaj delivered a guest lecture on "Business Analytics" at Vidyavardhaka Engineering College, Mysuru on September 6, 2016.
Dr. M. Sriram attended a one week Faculty Development Programme on 'Applied Financial Econometrics' at Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode between 26-30 September 2016.
Students Corner
Release of Dimensions September 2016 Issue
Game of Words
Game of Words was conducted on 26 September 2016 (1st two rounds) and 29 September 2016 (Final Round) for SDMIMD students from Team Dimensions .The event intended to challenge Vocabulary and Communication Skills of students. Karthik S.Nair and Vijesh M.V are the winners of the event.
Ganesh Chaturthi at SDMIMD
As in the previous years, Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated over a span of 5 days between September 5 and 9, 2016. On each of these days, aarti of the Ganesh idol was performed and prasad was distributed every morning and evening. Musical and dance performances filled the evenings with joy and festivity. ‘Visarjan’, the immersion of the idol at the end of 5 days, was the most engaging part of this festival.

Onam Celebration at SDMIMD
It is normally said that it rains on auspicious occasions. And so it did, when King Mahabali visited SDMIMD to bless the SDMites. Onam is a festival celebrated by Keralites to welcome the arrival of their beloved King Mahabali, during whose reign Kerala prospered.The celebration displayed pomp and grandeur and brought smiles to the onlookers.
Campus News
Convergence 3i: Industry-Institute-Interaction
Convergence 3i, an Industry Institute Interaction event organized jointly by SDMIMD and CII Mysore Chapter on September 16, 2016, attracted more than 200 final year degree students and fresh graduates in and around Mysore. Dr. N. Muthukumar, President of the CII, Mysore Chapter in his address stressed on need of right attitude and said, it key for securing employment in any organisation while skills can be taught.

Earlier, Dr N.R. Parasuraman, Director SDMIMD, gave introductory remarks. Earlier Prof. Prasad S.N., Chairman Admissions and event Coordinator, welcomed the gathering. Prof C.V. Sridhar presented the vote of thanks. -

Commencement of Doctoral Program at SDMIMD
The Research Course work for the first batch of the Doctoral Program [Ph.D.] commenced on 3 September 2016. The program is recognized by University of Mysore. SDMIMD is a unique management institution that has pioneered a philosophy of management education, which has been both Indian in ethos, and, global in relevance. Being known for its flagship program – Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) from past 22 years, has widened the scope by offering Doctoral Research Program in Management Studies.

Dr. N. R. Parasuraman, Director – SDMIMD addressed the gathering on the occasion. He emphasized on the need for original research in the field of management. He also pointed out that, a research scholar should look at things differently and accept changes in perspectives, while conducting the research work. Dr. Mousumi Sengupta, Chairperson - RCMS​,​ welcomed the scholars and emphasized that, a researcher must be self-driven in conducting a meaningful research work. The Ph.D. program seeks to build on the current strengths and activities of the Institute in terms of conferences, publications, research and interaction, with scholars from the world over. Dr. Sunil M.V. coordinated the program. Faculty members and staff of SDMIMD were present on the occasion.​
Seminar on ‘Microfinance and its future in India’
Mr. Vittal Rangan, was the resource person for the Seminar on Microfinance and its future in India held on September 16, 2016 at SDMIMD. Speaking on the topic of the seminar Mr. Vittal Rangan said there is need for behavioural changes in India to bring financial inclusion which is currently as low as 36% and young managers should be introduced to microfinance industry in their course curriculum and sensitizing on responsible financing and role of microfinance in remittances, to make the situation better. Read More>
Guests On Campus
Mr. Sunil Subramaniam
AVP-HR at Blue
Ocean Market Intelligence
Mr. Utsav Agarwal
Yi-Mysuru YUVA Team
Profession – Entrepreneur
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Upcoming Conferences
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October 28, 2016
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5th International Conference on Managing Human Resources at the Workplace - December 9 & 10, 2016
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