lessons from a leader
In CEO connect, eminent business leaders are invited to the campus by the department to share their experiences and lessons of excellence. They have a broad interaction with the faculty, research scholars and students on diverse topics and give their take on the corporate world. The essence of the event is to provide the students an opportunity to get the perspective of the captains of the industry. DoMS has had the honour of playing host to such esteemed guests as Mr. Sankaran Raghunathan (COO, Blueshift), Mr. Pandiarajan (MD, Ma Foi), Mr. George Zacharias (MD, Yahoo! India), Mr. B. Santhanam (MD, Saint-Gobain Glass India), Mr. Lakshmi Narayanan (CEO & President, Cognizant Technology Solutions), Mr. A. Satishkumar (CEO, Henkel-SPIC India Limited)Mr. V.S.Pradeep Kumar (CEO, SARA Lee Household & Body Care India Pvt. Ltd), Mr. Phaneesh Murthy (CEO & MD, iGate Global Solutions) and Mr. C.K. Ranganathan (CMD, CavinKare Limited).
Corporate Wisdom (CW)
DoMS ensures that learning in the classroom is never far stretched from the reality in the corporate world. Towards this end, DoMS conducts regular interactive sessions with guests from the corporate world. A representative list of the guests, who have shared their corporate wisdom in DoMS: Mr. Subir Majumdar (Vice President, Sourcing, CavinKare), Ms. Mythili Chandrasekhar (Vice President, Client Servicing, JWT), Ms. Anjali Sharma (Global HR Head, iGATE Global Solutions), Mr. Ravichandran (President (Operations), Lucas TVS), Dr. Sheshadri (Director, Take Solutions), Mr. Ravindran (GM Training, at TVS Delphi) and Mr. S Varadrajan (Executive Director, BPCL ).
Management Insights for Social Transformation (MIST)
MIST a forum in the Department which has been created to operationalize the linkage between management graduates and social organizations. Through MIST, DoMS IITM, aims at inviting eminent philanthropists, who have reached to the society in their own unique ways, to share their experiences and enrich the students in their outlook and attitude towards the society. Mr. Gagandeep Singh Bedi (IAS, the former District Collector of Cuddalore(which was seriously affected by Tsunami)), Mr. R. Nataraj, (Commissioner of Police, Greater Chennai) and Mr. Sarath Babu (CEO, Food King Catering Services Private Limited) and have been some of the speakers at the forum.