Indira Brand Slam 2017

On the first day of the event, the campus heard the informative and meaningful ideas and views by our key spokesperson namely:

Dr Tarita Shankar, Chairperson, Indira Group of Institutes.

Prof. Chetan Wakalkar, Group Director, Indira Group of Institutes

Dr R L Bhatia, Founder, World CSR Day & World Sustainability

Mr. R Sudarshan, Senior Director, Marketing; Channels & Alliances, Asia, Pacific & Japan, Dell EMC

Dr Alok Bharadwaj, (Fmr SVP & Head Canon Asia Strategy centre Singapore), Managing Director-India & Emerging Markets, CreoVate Transformations & Consulting Private Ltd

Mr. Bijoe George, Head-Brand Strategy, Advertising & Digital Marketing-Cisco India & SAARC, ‎Cisco

Mr.K V Sridhar “Pops”, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Hyper Collective

On this auspicious opening ceremony our chief guest Mr. R Sudarshan, Senior Director, Marketing; Channels & Alliances, Asia, Pacific & Japan, Dell EMC, shared his views on The Future of Marketing. He shared his thought on how marketing and finance goes hand in hand, where marketing individuals sometimes have to play a role in dealing with the financial decisions as well. With the growing technology era how companies/brands can identify their consumers need and taste and present desired product from the brand. Followed by the key speeches and presentation by rest of our spokespersons we had topics like:

Changing Roles of a CMO How Innovation is key to build any Business, Use of Social Media in Brand Building Is digital marketing a strategy or a tactic Customer centricity is Business strategy Road ahead to the Corporate World Brand as an Idea is Bigger than Brand as a Business Emotional Intelligence Leadership & Practice The brands were recognized in the areas of Indira HR Excellence Awards, Indira CMO Awards, Indira CFO Awards and Indira CXO awards.

Day two of the celebrations in the campus was complimented by brands and their spokespersons that enhanced the glamour of the event by sharing their intelligent ideas, views and experience. The renowned names present were:

Dr Tarita Shankar, Chairperson, Indira Group of Institutes

Prof. Chetan Wakalkar, Group Director, Indira Group of Institutes

Mr. Harish Mehta, Chairman & Managing Director, Onward Technologies Ltd

Mr. Chandramowli Srinivasan, Finance Director, SKF India Limited

Mr. Sanjay Puria, Group CFO, WNS

Mr. Chandrashekhar M Gaonkar, Chief Financial Officer, D-Link India Ltd.

Mr. Venkatesh Bhat, Group Chief Financial Officer, Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt Ltd

Mr. Arif A. Siddiqui, Director – Coign Consulting

Ms. Sharmila H. Amin, Managing Director South Asia India – Bertling Logistics India Pvt. Ltd.

Ms.UJJYAINI MITRA – HEAD ANALYTICS, AVP STRATEGY – VIACOM18 MEDIA PVT LTD

Mr. Shajy Thomas, Head of Technology, Moving Picture Company – Film

Mr. Bratamay Majumder – Director and India Lead – Big Data and Advanced Analytics – Oracle India

The chief guest on the second day of ceremony was Mr. Harish Mehta, Chairman & Managing Director, Onward Technologies Ltd, who highlighted on high technology, will take over the industries in the coming future. Followed by the key speeches and presentation by rest of our spokespersons we had topics like:

My Journey to Becoming a Finance Director CRAFT Mantra for Successful M & A Paradigm Shift – MNC Finance to Start up Collaborate to Calibrate your supply chain Women in Logistics How to Tell a Story with Data and Analytics Embracing Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics – Big Data Leveraged by Marketers’ and Brands to build Brand relevance. Technology behind Jungle Book How to Tell a Story with Data and Analytics

We concluded a warm and successful annual Indira festival “Indira Brand Slam 2017- Edition VI”, are motivated, and geared up already to present our next edition.

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