Indian Institute of Management Jammu inaugurated its 1st HR Conclave on Friday, 23rd of November 2018. The inaugural session of the mega event started at 9:45 AM in the campus premises amidst the presence of eminent HR personalities from the business world and an enthusiastic crowd of faculty members and students. Mr. Parvez Ahmed, Chairman and CEO, J&K Bank graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The session was presided over by Prof. B.S. Sahay, along with the Guests of Honour, Mr. Kamal Nath, CEO, Sify Technologies and Mrs Jaya Goyal, Member, MEPSC.
The panellists shared their views and opinions in accordance with their rich and versatile experience. The panel discussed that re-skilling the employees and educating them to understand about the new technologies were some of the ways in which the fear of technological disruption among employees could be eliminated. The panel discussion involved an active participation from the students of IIM Jammu with the Q&A session, where the students shared their perspective with the industry experts.
Throughout the event, the students participated actively and interacted with the HR Heads. After the conclusion of panel discussions, the HR experts expressed their content and gratification with the success of the event. They were appreciative of the learnings they procured from the various panel discussions that they had during the event. Finally, the day 1 of the mega event concluded with a blend of folk and classical rock songs sung by famous Kashmiri Singer and Songwriter, Mr. Ali Saffudin and another promising singer, Ms. Nargis Khatoon from Srinagar, Kashmir.
Panel 3 was graced by Mr. Nussarat Hussain, Asst.VP-HR, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd; Mr. VERON Fernandes, HR Business Partner, Thompson Reuters; M.r Surinder Kohli, HR head, Jaipur Rugs; Ms. Jaya Goyal, Chairperson, MSME of India; Mr. Rohan Lele, HR Hean, Zydex Industries; Mr. Vipul Saxena, Executive VP-HR, KK Birla Group and Mr. Manoj Prasad, VP-HR, Reliance Industries Limited. The topic was HR:Bridging the gap between GenX and GenY
On the Second day, Panel 4 was graced by Mr. Alok Oak, DGM & Head HR, @Godrej Precision Engineering; Mr. Siddharth Bhagwat, Head HR, Croda International (India); Kamalika Deka, Regional Head- HR (North), Jubilant FoodWorks Ltd. (Domino’s Pizza); S.V.Bhave, Sr. VP, Bharat Forge Limited; Avadesh Dixit, India Head- HR, Moody’s Corporations and Mr. Sahil Nayar, Associate Director (HR), KPMG.The Topic of Panel 4 was ‘GIG Economy: Redefining the workplace’
While Panel 6 includes Mr. Abhinav Rai, Head – HR & Marketing, National E-Repository Limited – NERL; Mr. Manoj K. Jha, Hear (HR), Indo Gulf Fertilisers, Aditya Birla Group; Mr. Siddharth Tull, Founder & CEO, People Sculptors; Ms. Renu Jethani, India HR, OCS Group, Major Deepak Sadotra, Head (HR), IL&FS Technologies Ltd. and Mr. Vinod Kaul, GM (South Asia), Gilat Satellite Networks and the Topic was Intellectual Innovation: An inelludible Avenue to Growth.