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 Seventh Convocation of ISB&M, Kolkata was held on December 19, 2014 at the Royal Bengal Room, City Center, Salt Lake. Hon’ble Justice Mr. Altamas Kabir was the Chief Guest, Mr. Aloke Mukherjee, Chairman, Howden Solyvent India Ltd. was the Keynote Speaker and Dr. Chandra Mauli Dwivedi, President and Global Head, Corporate HR, Datamatics Global Services Group was the Special Guest. Dr. Pramod Kumar, President and Founder, ISB&M, and the dignitaries on the dais lit the convocation lamp after which Justice Mr. Altamas Kabir declared the Convocation open.
Students of the batches of 2011-2013 and 2012-2014 in both Management & Media received their diplomas and certificates from the distinguished guests Mr. Aloke Mukherjee & Mr. C. M. Dwivedi. The ISB&M Medals of Excellence to the outstanding students were awarded by Hon’ble Justice Mr. Altamas Kabir.
ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2011 - 2013
|Best Academic Performance in the Area of Marketing||Saugat Sen|
|Best Academic Performance in the Area of Finance||Priyesh Kesharwani|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Saugat Sen|
|Best Academic Performance in the Area of Advertising||Piyali Dutta|
|Best Academic Performance in the Area of Public Relations||Koeli Dutta|
|Best Academic Performance in Media & Communication||Koeli Dutta|
|Best All Rounder||Pratik Sanu|
|ISB&M Award of Excellence: Batch 2012 – 2014|
|Best Academic Performance in Business Management||Lipsa Das|
|Best Academic Performance in Media & Communication||Sheena Jain|
|Best All Rounder||Rajdeep Das|
The ceremony came to an end with the Chief Guest , Hon’ble Justice Mr. Altamas Kabir, declaring the Convocation closed.