About The Conference

Indian Management Education: Catching up with the Best, Globally
With nearly 3300 business schools across the country, India is the home to the largest business education community in the world.

While Indian industry and Indian management talent have no doubt made their mark on the world scene, Indian Management Education itself has had less global visibility than might be expected.

Inaugural Address

Devi Shetty

Dr. Devi Shetty

Chairman, Narayana Hrudayalaya Ltd

Dr. Shetty and his team have a mission to make healthcare affordable in developing countries using process, protocol and technology.

First surgeon in India to perform heart surgeries on newborn babies.

Introduced minimally invasive surgery using microchip camera to close holes in the heart.

Pioneered operations for complex heart conditions like pulmonary endarterectomy, redo heart surgery, valve repairs in newborn babies and aortic aneurysm surgeries.

Special Addresss

Dr. Anil Sahasrabudhe

Chairman, AICTE

Prof. Anil Dattatraya Sahasrabudhe, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati is currently Chairman of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Prof. Anil D. Sahasrabudhe graduated from BVB College of Engineering and Technology, Hubli affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad, Karnataka in Mechanical Engineering with First Rank and Gold medal in 1980. Subsequently, he obtained Master's and Doctoral degrees from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore in 1982 and 1989 respectively.

He was awarded with "Maha-Intrapreneur Award-2011" of Praj Industries, Pune for his Leadership and Innovative abilities in the area of Technology Development and Entrepreneurship initiatives.

Keynote Speaker

Prof. John Camillus

The Donald R. Beall Professor of Strategic Management, Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh


Mr. B. Muthuraman

Former Vice-Chairman, Tata Steel Ltd.

Prof. J. Philip

Chairman, XIME, Bangalore

Valedictory Address

Mr. Arun Kumar

Chairman and CEO, KPMG India Ltd.




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