Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode to host Annual Management event
~ Horizons' 2015 – Annual Management and Public Policy Conclave ~
(31 January - 4 February, 2015)


Kozhikode, 30 January, 2015: The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) will host, Horizons 2015 - Annual Management and Public Policy Conclave from 31 January to 4 February, 2015. This year, the theme is 'LEADERSHIP UNBOUND: BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT TO SEE'. This is a platform for industry leaders and practitioners to share their perspectives on the theme with the students of IIM Kozhikode. The event is organized by Industry Interaction Cell managed by Post Graduate Program students at the Institute.

The conclave will bring together several eminent professionals from different fields who have contributed to the industry, society and nation at large by sharing their vision and ideas on how contemporary issues can be handled in a prudent manner.

Some of the esteemed speakers gracing the event are Sam Pitroda, Father of India's Communication Revolution, Dr. Subir Gokarn, former Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India, Retd. Justice N Santhosh Hegde, Former Lokayukta, Karnataka, Neelima Khetan, Director, CSR & Sustainability, Coca-Cola India South West Asia etc.

Prof. Kulbhushan Balooni, Director IIM Kozhikode said, "Industry Interaction Cell at IIM Kozhikode is a student body that bring industry leaders to campus to interact with the students. This years' Horizon has an impressive set of eminent professionals, who would inspire the student community and supplement their classroom learnings. At IIM Kozhikode, we support several such student interest groups, which become integral part of the learning experience at IIMK".

Horizons is an annual event conceived and organized by the student group with the objective to foster industry interactions on the campus. The earlier editions of Horizons have seen several esteemed speakers gracing the event such as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Mr. Kiran Karnik, Prof. C. K. Prahalad, Mr. Steffano Pelle, Mr. Rajdeep Sardesai, Mr. Harsh Mariwala, Dr. Chandan Mitra, Mr. Saugata Gupta, Mr. D. Shivakumar and Mr. K. Thiagarajan among others.

About Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode

Started in 1997 with its Postgraduate Programme (PGP), the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) is on a high growth trajectory today, offering widest range of academic programmes in the field of management education. These include Fellow Program in Management, Executive PG Programs, Management Development Programs and Faculty Development Programs. IIMK set up a Satellite campus at Infopark, Kochi, in 2013 dedicated to Executive Education.

For further information, please contact:
Dr. M.G. Sreekumar             |    Ms. Meghana Bangalore
Head, Media Relations, IIMK |    Adfactors PR, Kochi
+91- 9447654066               |    +91- 9819120245
mgsree@iimk.ac.in              |    meghana.bangalore@adfactorspr.com
 

 

Source: By E-mail (January 30, 2015)

Published on IndianMBA.com on January 31, 2015

 

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