International School of Business & Research (ISBR) Bangalore organized the International conference on ‘Current Trends in Global Business Practices and management Education’. The conference witnessed the confluence of ideas generated and shared by esteemed dignitaries from academia and industry as well as research scholars and faculties present.
Dr. Abdul Hannan Chowdury, Vice Chancellor, Primeasia University, Dhaka, Bangladesh was the chief guest at the conference. The eminent dignitaries included Dr. Anil Rao Paila, President AIMS, Senior Dean Welingkar, Bangalore, Dr. Jitendra Kumar Mishra, Executive Board Member- AIMS, Mr. Robert De Bos, Director- Bangalore Plant First Pvt. Ltd, Sri N Ramachandran, Managing Director – MEL System & service Ltd, Indo- America, Sri. Vijay Venkatesh, Senior Vice President -Head Hunters ( India) Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Tarun Khushalani, Director- Dart Global Logistics India.
Dr. Anandram senior Director, ISBR B School welcomed all dignitaries, faculty, research scholars and students. In his address he said,” Business world is changing too fast. Even if you have to remain where you are, you have to keep running.’’ He also mentioned to focus on EPR (Education Process Restructuring) so that India will become the premium destination for education.
In his inaugural address, Dr. C Manohar quoted,” In last 2 years, 5 billion dollars have been invested in HR analytics. “He also spoke about the relevance to focus on current trends in global business practices and how to brigde the gap between industry and academia.
An MOU (Memorrendum of Understanding) was signed between ISBR B School and Primeasia University to encourage research collaboration, exchange of students and faculty and share best practices.
Congratulating ISBR B School for organizing the International Conference and exposing the participants to industry – institute – interaction, Dr. Abdul Hannan Chowdury said,” B Schools need to bring fresh perspectives, impart cross cultural environment, provide experiential learning solutions, encourage adapt, innovate and learn. They should guide students not only towards their career objectives but also encourage them to take up social objectives.
After the inaugural session, the panel discussion was initiated and moderated by Dr. C Manohar, Dean ISBR. The panelist discussed about current business practices that are common globally, the challenges posed by them and how to tackle with them at policy level, strategy level and implementation level.
Post lunch, the papers were presented in various domains and on topics ranging from GST to HR analytics by research scholars, students and faculty from various institutions. The participants were awarded with certificates and medals in valedictory function.