Creating Memories of the future
A Roundtable organized by NMIMS’s Mukesh Patel School of Technology management & Engineering
Mukesh Patel School of Technology management & Engineering organized a Round Table conference on the theme “Creating Memories of the Future - Emerging role of Techno-Managers in the future context” on Saturday 6th Feb 2016.
Thirty senior Management executives from ‘A’ listed companies of the likes of (in alphabetical order) BASF, B2X, Citibank, Datamatics, Future Generali, GE, HP, IBM, ICICI Bank, L&T, Lupin Industries, Mahindra Finance, Motilal Oswal, Reliance Industries, Siemens, TCS, , Tata Communications, VAV Life Sciences, Vodafone, Zimmer etc and the illustrious Alumni of the MBA Tech program met and discussed the role of technology in their respective business and highlighted the importance of building twin competencies of technology and management among the students to be able to leverage technology for business growth.
Corporate speak at the roundtable:
“The banks should think of creating an ecosystem through technology where people can socialize, business will grow though the activity and the services required can be provided by the relevant organizations..”, President, ICICI Bank
“Companies need to develop own IT applications in-house and use data analytics to connect the dots and pre-empt what can hit them, before it does…”, MD & CEO Mahindra Finance
“Usage of Technology in creating Business Models – critical to survive in business”, Senior Vice President , Vodafone
“Decision –making enabled with technology will emerge as winner”, HR head HP enterprise
“Technology is no longer an enabler, it is a value proposition….MBA tech therefore is an important combination for today’s businesses..”, Vice President Corporate affairs & policy, GE
“Are we creating leaders for the future, not only job seekers but entrepreneurs…our students should take pride in the country…”, Founder, Datamatics Technology
“The trend is at arriving at solutions for the customer…technology is providing a backbone for effecting solutions” CEO, B2X
“Predictive Modelling is the reigns today”, Vice President and Head- learning; Lupin
“Indigenous Technology is the need of the hour”, Jt. General Manager; L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Ltd.
“Enduring Competencies make the Business Sustainable”, HR Director ISA domestic; IBM
“Awareness of Tools of Digital Marketing is very critical to succeed”, Chief Product Officer; Zimmber.
“Human Capital are assets for Business..”, Sales Director; Dimension data.
“Learning from Professor, Bosses and peers very essential”, Director; Imaginarium
“Business Models are constantly undergoing a change”, Business Consulting; TCS.
“Excelling in It applications – need of the hour ”, Director- Advisory Services; E&Y LLP
“Self- Regulation ensures Sustainability”, Business Director ; BASF
“Understanding Customer Life- Cycle is a the key mantra to success ”, Vice President, Reliance Communication.
“Internal Processes of Companies should be Customer Centric”, Group Director, Emerson
“Data is the new currency”, Sr. Principal Programme Management global ; Tata Communications
“Industry thrives on Innovations”, Vice- President – Risk Management; Future Generali.
“Make in India – Make for the world , Focus on Innovation”, Managing Director, VAV Life Sciences Pvt Ltd.
“Nurturing talent to develop Right Idea in Business ”, Director: Institutional Sales Trading; Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd.
“The need of the hour is to bring about a merger in the areas like marketing and finance, product creation, developing communication skills and innovation and design Skills…”, ex- CMO, Mahindra Holidays