ISB&M KOLKATA 14TH ORIENTATION PROGRAMME
PGDM BATCH 2018-2020
ISB&M Kolkata New Riverside Campus
ISB&M Kolkata Orientation Programme 2018
Lighting The Inauguration Lamp
Dr. Pramod Kumar, Group President, ISB&M
Prof. Arpita Roy, Director, Kolkata Campus
Mr. Nilendu Lal Mukherjee, Executive Director- National Bank of Abu Dhabi
Mr. Subhajit Goswami, Principal, Business Strategy , Accenture
Dr. Shoumik Gangopadhyay Conducting Workshop
Mr. Abhisek Chatterjee, Senior Manager, Philips Lighting, Signify
Mr. Sugata Halder, Chief People Officer at Darjeeling Organic Tea Estates Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Subrata Dutta, Director - Standard Chartered Bank
Mr. Hitesh Unadkat
Mr. Dipanjan Banerjee, Founder , GULLUCK
Ms. Nilanjana Majumdar, Sr. Manager, Zee Entertainment
Mr. Jigar Patel, Co-Founder at Finvestree Solutions
Mr. Kumar Utsav Singh , Manager Retail Sales, ICICI Prudential AMC
Workshop by Ms. Anita Chakrabarti & Ms. Sohni Chakrabarti
ISB&M Kolkata Post Graduate Orientation Programme for the Batch (2018-2020) was held in ISB&M Kolkata New Riverside campus between July 2-4, 2018. Mr. Nilendu Lal Mukherjee, Executive Director- National Bank of Abu Dhabi, graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Mr. Subhajit Goswami, Principal, Business Strategy, Accenture, was present as guest of honour. Dr. Pramod Kumar, President, ISB&M Group was also present and addressed the students. A number of industry stalwarts across all industry sectors were also present and conducted interactive sessions with the freshers.
The programme was concluded with an outbound trip to Mandarmoni, near Digha, West Bengal.
Some of the Guest Speakers:
- Mr. Abhisek Chatterjee, Senior Manager, Philips Lighting, Signify.
- Mr. Sugata Halder, Chief People Officer at Darjeeling Organic Tea Estates Pvt. Ltd.
- Mr. Subrata Dutta, Director - Standard Chartered Bank.
- Mr. Dipanjan Banerjee, Founder , GULLUCK.
- Mr. Diptendu Halder, Partner at Aaspire Learning Solutions.
- Mr. Hitesh Unadkat, Media Professional.
- Mr. Jigar Patel, Co -Founder at Finvestree Solutions, an ISB&M Kolkata Alumnus.
- Mr. Kumar Utsav Singh, Manager Retail Sales ICICI Prudential AMC, an ISB&M Kolkata Alumnus.
- Ms. Nilanjana Majumdar, Sr. Manager, Zee Entertainment, an ISB&M Kolkata Alumnus.
Mandarmoni Outbound Trip
ISB&M KOLKATA MEDIA SEMINAR
ISB&M Kolkata Media Department has arranged a day long Media Seminar at Rajarhat campus. The speakers include renowned media personalities, Mr. Ashok Vishwanathan & Mr. Debb Roy, who delivered guest lectures and also conducted workshops & interactive sessions with the PG & UG students of the media department.
Mr. Ashok Viswanathan, son of revered actor N. Viswanathan, is a renowned National & International film maker and theatre personality based in Kolkata. He is a graduate in Film Direction from the Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute of India, where he has also been an Assistant Professor. Mr. Viswanathan has directed commercial films such as "Sesh Sanghat" with mainstream actors Jaya Prada & Jackie Shroff, and "Gumshuda"in Hindi, Malayalam & Tamil. He has served as the Chairperson of the Jury for non feature films for the National Films Awards. Mr. Viswanathan has received the Indira Gandhi Award for Best First Film of a Director, 1993, for "Shunya Theke Shuru" & the National Film Award - Special Jury Award, 1998 for "Kichu Sanglap Kichu Pralap".
Mr. Debb Roy is a critically acclaimed co-writer and associate director in Tollywood. He is best known for his works in "Bhooter Bhabishyat" (2012), "Aschorjo Prodeep" (2013) and "Open Tee Bioscope" (2015).
The Media seminar was attended by all the students, staff & faculty members of ISB&M Kolkata. The workshops were attended by all media students, both PG & UG, of ISB&M Kolkata who were enriched by the interaction and sharing of ideas with the stalwarts of media industry and cherished the event to the core of their hearts.
ISB&M Kolkata celebrated a Grand Student Party organized by PG senior students of the Batch (2015-2017) & PG junior students of the Batch (2016-2018) at Raize The Bar, Salt Lake, Kolkata on December 12, 2016 from 7:30 PM onwards. The party included DJ evening followed by cocktail & dinner and was attended by Dr. Pramod Kumar, President, ISB&M Group as well as staff and faculty members of ISB&M, Kolkata. It was a gala event and enjoyed equally by staff, students and faculties all alike.
Mumbai Mantra Media in association with ISB&M , Kolkata is organizing a day-long workshop on screen-writing by celebrated stalwart screenwriter Anjum Rajabali @ ISB&M auditorium on Sunday, 21st December, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
All interested in the workshop are welcome. (Contact.no: 94342 43669)
His first film, Drohkaal (1992), was written in collaboration with director Govind Nihalani. Subsequently, 10 more films written by him have been released, including Ghulam and Raajneeti.
Along the way, he was also the Commissioning Editor of a TV channel, set up and headed the script department of a couple of production houses, and has been a script doctor and consultant to several films, including Ghulam and Raajneeti.
In 2004, he designed and set up India’s first full-fledged screenwriting department of which, he has since then been the honorary head, at the Film and Television Institute of India Pune (FTII). Since 2006, he has also been the head of Screenwriting at Whistling Woods International Mumbai.
Current assignments include Gaadha for Shaji N. Karun, an untitled film for Mahesh Mathai and one other project.
He regularly conducts screenwriting workshops in India and abroad, has convened several national seminars on screenwriting, and has been a mentor in many script labs including eQuinoxe Paris, NFDC India’s Script Lab, Mumbai Mantra|Sundance Institute Lab 2012, and MAISHA in East Africa, which is an annual commitment. He conducts the annual Indo-German Screenwriting Workshop in Berlin, and has co-initiated the Indo-Canadian Screenwriting Workshop in Vancouver.
Anjum is a member of the Executive Committee of the Film Writers Association, and is convener of its committees on Copyright, the Minimum Basic Contract, and the Screenwriters Conference. He is also a member of the Central Board of Film Certification, and a trustee of the Centre for Education and Documentation.
Mumbai Mantra Media Ltd
Mumbai Mantra Media Ltd, the Media & Entertainment vertical of the Mahindra Group, is actively evaluating opportunities in content and infrastructure in the domestic as well as international media and entertainment space. Mumbai Mantra's Antaheen, won 4 National Awards including Best Feature Film in 2009. It has also co-produced the film adaptation of Shakespeare's The Tempest directed by Julie Taymor. Several other films are in development.
Mumbai Mantra has also made a commitment towards providing a platform for independent voices in Indian cinema to champion an emerging generation of exciting film makers. The first step in this direction is the forging of a partnership with the renowned Sundance Institute founded by Robert Redford, for the establishment of the Mumbai Mantra | Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab which is planned to be an annual event in India, and the Sundance Institute | Mahindra Global Filmmaking Award to be awarded to 4 international film makers annually at Park City 16 Filmmakers have already been awarded and 24 Screenwriting fellows have been through the last 2 years Labs www.mumbaimantra.com
The Eighth Convocation of ISB&M, Kolkata was held on December 22, 2018 at Citadel 1, Club Ecovista, Ecospace, New Town, Kolkata. Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, University of Kalyani, Prof. Sankar Kumar Ghosh was the Chief Guest. Mr. Subrata Dutta, Director - Corporate & Institutional Client, Standard Chartered Bank, was Guest of Honour. Dr. Pramod Kumar, President and Founder, ISB&M Group, and the dignitaries on the dais lit the convocation lamp after which Prof. Sankar Kumar Ghosh declared the Convocation open.
Students of the batches of 2013-2015, 2014-2016, 2015-2017 and 2016-2018 in both Management & Media received their diplomas and certificates from our distinguished guest Mr. Subrata Dutta. The ISB&M Medals of Excellence to the outstanding students were awarded by Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof. Sankar Kumar Ghosh.
ISB&M Award of Excellence
|ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2013 – 2015|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Roshan Kumar|
|Best Academic Performance in Media Communication||Sudha Jaiswal|
|Best All Rounder||Mohit Agarwal|
|ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2014 – 2016|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Banosri Biswas|
|Best All Rounder||Umang Agarwal|
|ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2015 – 2017|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Gyani Kumari|
|Best All Rounder||Lopamudra Karmakar|
|ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2016 – 2018|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Chandraboli Chatterjee|
|Best Academic Performance in Media Communication||Saikat Roy|
A large number of participants from various institutes of India and abroad attended the conference and presented papers on following topics
|Technical Sessions (Day 1)|
|TRACK 1||Business Strategy and Socio Economic Trends|
|Track Chair||Prof. N.M.P. Verma, VC, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow|
|Dr. Ajitava Roychaudhuri, Jadavpur University, Kolkata|
|Prof. Rejaulkarim Bakshi, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh|
|Best Paper Presenter||Dr. Sudip Mukherjee, Assistant Professor of Economics, Dinabandhu Mahavidyalaya, Bongaon.|
|TRACK 2||Human Resource Management and Contemporary Issues|
|Track Chair:||Prof. Ishita Chatterjee, Calcutta University, Kolkata|
|Prof. ManodeepRaychoudhury, St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata|
|Best Paper Presenter||Sharmila Sinha, Industrial Design Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, India|
|TRACK 3||Digital and Contemporary Practices in Marketing Management|
|Track Chair||Prof. Soma Sur, Dean- XBS, St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata|
|Prof. Shivaji Banerjee, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata|
|Best Paper Presenter||1. Rana Ghosh, Research Scholar, Calcutta University|
|2. Rajib Bhattacharya, Assistant Professor, IBM, Jadavpur University|
|TRACK 4||Contemporary Finance & Accounting Practices||Track Chair||Prof. Muhammad Rafiqul Islam, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh|
|Prof. Ashish Kumar Sana, University of Calcutta, Kolkata|
|Prof. Amalendu Bhunia, University of Kalyani, Kalyani|
|Best Paper Presenter||Dr. Arijit Ghosh, Assistant Professor, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous) and Dr. Munmun Dey, Assistant Professor, Vivekananda Mission Mahavidyalaya|
|Technical Sessions (Day 2)|
|TRACK 1||Welfare Economics: Trends & Impacts on Society|
|Track Chair||Prof. Arpita Ghosh, Jadavpur University, Kolkata|
|Prof. Rejaul Karim Bakshi, University of Rajsahi, Bangladesh|
|Best Paper Presenter||1. Prof Sabitri Dutta, Assistant Professor, DumDum Motijheel Rabindra Mahavidyalaya, Kolkata|
|2. Ms. Dolly Singh, Research Scholar, Dr. Harisingh Gour ishwavidyalaya, Sagar, MP|
|TRACK 2||Contemporary Finance & Accounting Practices||Track Chair||Prof. Muhammad Rafiqul Islam, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh|
|Prof. Sunil Kumar Gandhi, University of Kalyani, Kalyani|
|Best Paper Presenter||Prof. Seemita Bose Chowdhury, Assistant Professor, ITM B-School, Mumbai.|