‘Management fest’ is the event that every student eagerly waits for. Apart from the fun, frolic and platform that it offers to students to exhibit their talents, the fest is also an acid test of students' managerial skills.
SRJAN is the annual Management fest celebrated by students of MBA at Institute of Engineering & Management, Management House campus every year during February- March. It was incepted in the year 2009 and since then, the best minds from b-schools across Kolkata compete to test their business mettle. The Fest is famous for its creative challenging tasks, best in class hospitality and unlimited fun. SRJAN 2K18 had a spectacular three day buzz of enthusiastic participants on 17 th , 18 th & 19 th of March 2018. It was filled with ideas, innovation, creativity, enjoyment and enthusiasm contributed by the best minds from all across the city. Some of the most notable colleges & Universities who participated include: St. Xavier’s College, Heritage Institute of Technology, ILEAD, Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, Viswa Bharti University, Adamas University, University of Engineering & Management (UEM) among others. Notable participants from school include: Don Bosco, Liluah, Sri Aurobindo Institute of Education, Saltlake among others. Welcome, that’s how it all started! SRJAN 2K18 began on March 17, 2018 with big bang where eminent personalities honoured the event with their presence.
Department of Master of Business Administration (MBA) of Institute of Engineering & Management (IEM), Saltlake, Kolkata conducted 2 Day Management Development Programme (MDP) on Emerging Trends in E-Business & E-Retailing on January 19 & 20, 2018.
This MDP has been designed to address the need of business organizations to steer the strategic move in digitally dynamic environment. This intensive 2 Day Management Development Programme encompassed problem based solutions, experience and interactive presentations by a galaxy of eminent personalities. This programme unveiled the roadmap for the participants in the landscape of retailing, consumers’ shopping experiences, channel strategies, business processes, and consumer engagement through integrated marketing communication to ensure seamless performance of the organization.
The distinguished keynote speakers were:
|Mr. Abraham Stephanos||Tata Steel Processing & Distribution Ltd|
|Mr Sandip Sen||Ex President, BNCCI, Ex Chairman, EDI, Kolkata & Founder Member, Technocon Services, Kolkata|
|Mr. Aloke Mukherjea||Ex Chairman, FlaktWoods India Ltd|
|Jimmy Tangree||Head, 91.9 Friends FM|
|Mr. Anamitra Chatterjee||Executive Coach, Leadership facilitator, Faculty, i-IMPACT Consulting & Coaching (Founder), Kolkata|
|Mr. Sumit Ray, COO||AllIndia Technologies Limited, Kolkata|
Dr. Satyajit Chakraborty, President, IEM Group delivered the Host remarks and dwelt on the importance of Management in every spheres of life.
While on January 19, 2018, the distinguished speakers, Mr. Abraham Stephanos & Mr. Sandip Sen spoke on ‘Innovative strategies to be undertaken by Medium & Small-scale Industries’, the other speakers, on January 20, 2018, Mr. Aloke Mukherjea, Jimmy Tangree, Mr. Anamitra Chatterjee and Mr. Sumit Ray delivered talks on ‘Managing workforce from various Management perspectives such as consumers’ shopping experiences, channel strategies, business processes, and consumer engagement through integrated marketing communication to ensure seamless performance of the organization.
The Chief advisors of the MDP were Prof. (Dr.) Sujit Dutta, HOD, Department of Management (MBA) and Prof. Asok Kumar Banerjee, Department of Management (MBA), IEM.
About 15 participants from various Industrial sectors (including DVC, Jute Corporation, University of Calcutta, Titan Group, Techno India Group) attended the highly interactive MDP at Board Room, College of Management, IEM along with many Professors, other delegates, guests, and consultants. It was a grand success.
Data Science & It’s Career Scope: About Data Science, Various scopes of, Data Science, Demand of Data Science, Basic of SAS (Workshop)
Arnab Majumdar, Sr. Data Scientist in Ideal Analytics
In-house Faculty/Consultant (SAS, Python)
Arnab Majumdar, Data Scientist Consultant, is a physicist, researcher and educator. He completed his Integrated M.Sc. in Physics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur before moving to Boston, USA, where he did his Ph.D. and post-doctoral work at Boston University. During his seventeen years in academic research, primarily in the domain of statistical physics, Econophysics and Biomedical engineering, he has published over forty research papers in international peer-reviewed journals including Nature, Physical Review Letters and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.
Anindya Kundu, Sr. Data Scientist in Ideal Analytics
In-house Faculty/Consultant (SAS, Python, R)
Anindya Kundu is into qualitative and quantitative analytics consultancy for more than half a decade. He has been involved in both analytics as a service and analytics product development projects. Anindya is a data obsessed person who loves generating insights from large quantities of data – clean, process, harness data to get hidden truth. He uses his SAS/R/SPSS/Python tool implementation capability to analyze data, and also perform automation. He is involved in analytics innovation, specializing in product development for population health management, health economics, insurance and mortgage, healthcare analytics and transportation – supply chain management. He was also extensively involved in functional development of CRM (Customer retention module) application tool for a Fortune’s Best 100 Companies. He has received his post graduate certification from IIM Ranchi.
Tania Chakraborty, Data Analyst in Novel Research & Development India Pvt Ltd
In-house Faculty (R & SAS)
Tania, with a background in engineering, have 3+ years of hands on working experience on various Analytics tools, mainly SAS & R. She played a major role in the student data analysis of two entire countries, Dominica & St. Kitts, on a popular student management software “openSIS”. Other than that she has worked on various other data analysis projects like, Data Analysis on US Economic Indices, Twitter Sentimental Analysis, GDP rates etc. Simultaneously with project work, she provides training on Big Data analytics using Hadoop and R, Base SAS & Advanced SAS. She has already educated over hundred high profile MNC professionals on Data Analytics. She is the most junior but most appreciated faculty of our team.
Debajyoti Chakraborty, Sr. Data Analyst in Novel Research & Development India Pvt Ltd
In-house Faculty (R & SAS)
Debajyoti, a Statistical Analyst, Member of Actuarial Society of India, Analytics Trainer on Statistical Softwares – SAS,R,Ms Excel with basic query language knowledge on SQL. Graduate in Statistics with
Math and Computer Science as other subjects. Having over 3yrs of work experience as Data Analyst. In Statistical Analyst role he has worked on multiple industry projects including dashboarding and analytics implementation for Retail and Healthcare projects. Also, as an Actuarial Analyst he assisted in Claim Analytics. As an Analytics Trainer, he is providing Analytics training to Industry Professionals and Academic Students on Statistical Software packages – SAS, R, MS Excel (Beginner to Advance) and SPSS, and overseeing Data Analysis projects undertaken by students and knowledge sharing for successful completion of projects on time.
A Brief Profile
A Bengali from the district of Hooghly in West Bengal by birth, Professor Srikanta Chatterjee is an Emeritus Professor in the School of Economics and Finance of Massey University in New Zealand. A Ph. D. from the London School of Economics, Professor Chatterjee has lived and worked in Australia, India, Japan, Fiji and the U.K. and held visiting positions in a number of other countries, most recently in China, Japan and Germany. He has been awarded the Fulbright Travelling Fellowship, twice, to attend conferences and visit and speak at universities in the USA. His areas of academic specialisation are international trade and finance, taxation, income distribution and inequality, the NZ economy and the comparative performance of the Indian and Chinese economies. Now, in his retirement, Professor Chatterjee has been able to return to his “first love”, Bengali history, literature and culture. He has been reading widely in these areas and writing, as an amateur, essays on subjects including the lives and works of eminent Bengalis. His essays have included Rabindranath Tagore, Najrul Islam, Ashutosh Mukherjee, Dwijendralal Roy, Swami Vivekananda and Sri Chaitanya. He is currently working on the life and works of the Bengali polymath Acharya Brajendranath Seal.In 2016, several Japanese universities celebrated the centenary of Rabindranath’s first visit to japan. As part of these celebrations, Professor Chatterjee was invited to speak at Sophia University and Tokyo University in Japan. He spoke on Tagore’s thinking and practice in the areas of education and rural reconstruction and how he was influenced by Japan in these areas.