Guest Lecture by Ms Rituparna Ghosh
A guest lecture was taken by Ms Rituparna Ghosh on 19th July 2019 organised by AIMK in which she told the MBA-23 students on the various challenges faced by HR in this VUCA world. She also told about the role of HR in reshaping the organisation and how humans use emotional touch and robots don’t. She also mentioned about integrity and value which are non-negotiable traits for an employee. She ended the session by quoting “Essential Skill is to Unlearn & Learn.”
Quiz Event organized by AIMK and Business Standard for MBA-23
On 22 July 2019 Business Standard schedule a quiz event which is organized by AIMK.
The top scorers got medals and certificate and the winners name are Devender Singh came First position, Suman Sharma came second position, Riya Datta and Ratikant Behera joined winner for the third position.
Mr. Sukalyan from Business Standard emphasizes on the quality of reading and provided tips for improving personality.
Commencement of MBA 23 Orientation programme
5th Annual International Day of Yoga Celebration at AIMK
Yoga is a good practice if one does in daily life. It helps to live healthy life style and better life forever,Yoga helps to manage Stress and anxiety and keeps us relaxing. The fifth annual International Day of Yoga is celebrated at the Army Institute of Management, kolkata on 18 June 2019, in the presence of students of AIMK.
The student coordinators were Sabyasachi Roy and Rajesh Yadav,under the guidance of Prof. Asmita Basu and Prof. Soaugata Majumdar conducted the event. The event started off with the normal asanas of Breathing exercises and ended by Standing exercise along with some spiritual song to kick start the day. Yoga helped the students of AIMK to be flexible, to have good muscle strength and Body tone.
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AIMK'S PRESENCE @ TEDx BY IMI,KOLKATA
The students of AIMK participated in the TEDx event which was conducted in IMI Kolkata on 18th April 2019.In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. TED Talks video and live speakers had been combined to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The students got an opportunity to interact with the industry stalwarts on issues related to evolving technology in different areas. Prithviraj Dasgupta is an entrepreneur and chairman of Ortiva Realty, a company focused on developing residential real estate in Delhi, India. Damayanti Mukherjee, a trained Masters in English Literature has been associated with K to 12 educations for more than quarter of a century. She has been associated with the two national curricula offered by CBSE and CISCE and two of the popular international curricula offered by Cambridge (IGCSE) and International Baccalaureate (all three levels). She talked about online application and tools for learning: Such as using Google web productivity tools: Google class, VR learning, online Teaching. Harshad Khadilkar, a BTech from IIT Bombay and an MS and PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and currently working as a scientist with Tata Consultancy Services focused on improving the efficiency of industrial operations. He explained deep learning of machines and how robots are taking places of human made by Boston dynamics. Shoummo Kanti Acharya, a chemical engineer from Jadavpur University and alumnus of Templeton College, Oxford, with a formidable reserve of experience in petroleum products, advertising, public relations, transportation and information technology talked about AI for making human like decision using Quantum Physics and Quantum dynamics, which helps to make computer more shrink such as “Quantum Computer”.
GUEST LECTURE ON THE RECENT TRENDS IN HR
Army Institute of Management, Kolkata organized a session on the “Recent Trends in HR” on 30 Mar, 2019. The session was conducted by Rituparna Ghosh, the Function Head-Global Workforce Transitionat WIPRO Ltd. The session gave a brief knowledge regarding certain concepts which are related to core human resource work. Some of the important concepts which she emphasized upon are like, Rebadging Process, Balancing people, Align management, employee harmonization, communication a key parameter etc. As she is a professional expertise she also gave live practical examples upon Talent mobility, HR automation and HR Analytics. The students could very well visualize and relate to the working of a HR. Overall the session was completely interactive and knowledgeable to all the students.
IISWBM Event-GENESIS 2019
The MHRM department of The Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM) organized an inter-college fest named GENESIS 2019. It was on 19th march 2019 and 20th march 2019. In this fest, students of Army Institute of Management Kolkata had successfully participated in many of the events like Debate (double), extempore, quiz (double), dance, management event, singing and treasure hunt. Their event started off with some mesmerizing cultural events and performance by dancers, singers and ex-students.
Students from different colleges participated in the events. Students represented Army Institute Of Management and had put up outstanding performances. Ankita Indu and Riya Banerjee won the 1st price in Wangle (Debate), Gladis Ishani Ghomes won the 1st runner’s up in extempore.
Genesis 2019 was a great learning experience for all the participants as well as winners. The participants felt great pleasure to be the representative of Army Institute Of Management, as the institute has always encouraged and provided their students with such wide platform to showcase their talents. The institute always seeks to be part of such grand events.
The event got successfully ended on 20th march evening. They conclude the fest with distribution of prizes and participation certificates’ for all the participants. And the fest ended with an amazing band performance.
The participants from Army Institute of Management were able to gather a lot of experience from this fest and they are looking forward in actively participating inmore events like these in future.
Army Institute of Management organized a lecture
Lecture by Dr. Aditya Verma On 30 March 2019, Army Institute of Management organized a lecture by Dr. Aditya Verma, Vice President, Procurement at Emami Ltd. A Ph.D in Logistics, Materials and Supply Chain Management from Mahatma Gandhi University, MBA in Operations from AIMA-New Delhi, Post-Graduate Diploma in Packaging Technology from Indian Institute of Packaging, Post Graduate Diploma in Sales & Marketing, Material Management from S.P Jain Institute of Management & Research, Diploma in International Trade, Export-Import Management from Indian Institute of Materials Management and experience across companies like Dabur, PepsiCo, GlaxoSmithKline reflected on his lecture extensively. At the onset of the lecture, he identified success with reference to the anatomy of Ganesha and then quickly got into the critical aspects of supply chain these days - he explained the expertise needed for procurement and the criticality of risk management slowly getting morphed into complexity management. He then got into his area of expertise, procurement; he explained how sourcing is critical to any company, especially ones involved in the production of goods mentioning the decision that perfects procurement, sourcing; identification of the right source is indispensable in this part of the business. He ended the lecture by introducing his latest book, "Supplier Matters", to the students. There was a lot for the students to take away from the lecture, subject matter and a whole new perspective toward procurement.
Blood Donation – 30th March 2019
"Tribute in the memory of the Martyrs of the Pulwama Terror Attacks“ on 30th March is the first Social Responsibility Activity after MOU between Bhumi: an NGO and AIMK took place in association with command hospital. It was inaugurated by Registrar sir, Col S Chakraborty with officiating director and ISR team. ISR Committee took an initiative to save the life of those who are serving Soldiers. There were almost 32 donors out of which 20 were civilians and rest were from AIMK MBA 21 and 22 batch.