Industry Interface

Over the years, Amrita School of Business has undertaken an extensive continuum of Industry Interface activities like Management Colloquia, Management Development Programmes, Consultancy and Customized In-Company Programmes. We have industry experts coming to ASB every year not only from India, but also from the world bringing with them immense valuable information in the form of their experience from the industry they worked in, the culture of their country and the learning's which give our students an edge over those from most other reputed institutions.

Management Colloquia

Industry professionals over the years have been visiting Amrita School of Business and sharing their valuable knowledge which they have gained over the years. They act as a colossal source of knowledge. This way the students get an industry exposure through the speaker's experience. The industry experts who have visited the campus in the past few years include:

Name of the Person Topic Date

2014

Mr. A.P.Madhu
Cost Accountant & Management Consultant
Strategic Cost Management February 15

2013

Prof. Chandrasekharan Basics of Marketing December 7
Prof. Rajesh IV The Relationships November 14
Sanjit Ravi Managing the transition from college to corporate October 26
Andrine Mendez Digital Marketing August 20
Mr. Nair Nandakumar Project Management August 19
Dr. Paul Couchman
Head of School
Management and Marketing
Deakin University, Australia
Entrepreneurship in Natural Resources July 29
Nobel Laureate Dr. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri
Senior Adviser to Yale Climate and Energy Institute (YCEI)
Chairperson of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Ex-Director General of TERI
Ex-Chairman of The Governing Council of the National Agro Foundation (NAF)
Founding Director of YCEI.
Green Campus Initiative
(through A-View)
July 25
Mr. Deigo Guidi
Director and Founder, Irribizia Consulting
An alumini of Insead Social Entrepreneurship Programme
Social Innovation and sustainability June 24

2012

Mr. Lakshmanan H
Khimji Ramdas LLC, Muscat
The Corporate Life February 3
Ms Preetha
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Management Studies
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Consumer Insight Mining: Understanding New Media in Marketing February 2
Dr. Ananta Kumar Giri
Associate Professor
Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai
Transformative Harmony February 1
Dr.Sam Pitroda
Currently Advisor to the Prime Minister of India on Public Information Infrastructure and Innovations
An Inventor, Entrepreneur and Policymaker
Interacted with MBA Students via A-view February 1

2011

Mr. Riju Viswanath
Managing Partner
Best Bakery Group of Companies
Values in Corporate Life December 16
Mr. Pradeep Menon
Director
Quadrant Risk Management Middle East FZE
Information Systems: Career Opportunities for MBAs December 13
Mr. Vivek Menon
Head of Marketing,Corporate Solutiond
EMEA Jones Lang LaSalle, London
General Interaction: Choosing and sustaining the right career path December 09
Dr. A.S. Menon
Psychologist and HR specialist
Stress Management November 23
Mr. Litto Palathingal
Advocate, High Court of Kerala
How to overcome Stress October 21
Mr.Krishnan Subramanian
Soft skills consultant
Self Awareness, Interpersonal Skills, Interview Skills, GD October 01-03
Dr. K.K.Jayan
Head, Training and Development, Kochi Refineries Ltd.
Team Building and Leadership September 12
Dr. Diana Wais
Entrepreneur and Executive Leadership Consultant
The factor that predicts success in business September 06
Dr. Karmeshu
Dean, JNU
Modelling diffusion innovation and its applications August 25
Mr. George Mathew
Manager, Business Standard, Kochi
Scope and Future of MBA June 27
Mr. M. K. Krishnamoorthy
Regional Manager (Results and Market Development Wing),
The Times of India, Kochi
Importance of media in the present business scenario June 26
Dr. U. Krishna Kumar
Director, ASAS, Brahmasthanam
Emotional Intelligence Mar 7
Prof. Jayaprakash
Dept of Visual Media & Communication
Importance Visual Media and Communication Feb 25

2010

Mr. Pratyush Prasana
Open Innovation Manager
Xerox Corporation, Chennai
Innovation in Product Management, Marketing, Sales and About the Ample of Opportunity in the Field of Product Management March 20
Mr. Sankar
M/S Assyst International
Ernakulam
Enterpreneurship   March 15
Prof. G. Thimmalah
Ex-planning Commission Member
Prof. R. S. Deshpande
Director, ISEC
Mr. Ravindran
Fin.Controller, Target
Mr. Vishweshwara
Sr.Director, Deloitte Tax
Insight of Indian Budget   March 15
Mr. C. J. Mathews
Development Commissioner
Special Economic Zone, Cochin
Operation of Special Economic Zone March 12
Mr. Krishnankutty
GM - Corporate Relations
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Preparation for Placement March 11
Mr. Raghu Ramachandran
COO, Asianet
Media Selling February 22
Dr. Sanjay Banerji
Dean, Amrita School of Business
Supply Chain Management February 03

2009

Br. Kailash
Amrita TBI
Overview of TBI Programs at Amritapuri Campus December 22
Dr. Sanjay Banerji
Dean, Amrita School of Business
  December 05
Ms. Madhushree Sarkar
Senior Manager, Accenture Services Pvt Ltd., Bangalore
Industry's Expectation from Management Studies December 05
Mrs. Leela Menon
Veteran Journalist, Social Activist
Editor, Janmabhoomi Newspaper
Women Empowerment December 04
Mr. Vijay Menon
Orator and Management Expert
Swami Vivekananda and Human Excellence October 27
Br. Abhayamrita Chaithanya
Pro-Chancellor
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
  August 01
Dr. Sanjay Banerji
Dean, Amrita School of Business
Tripple Bottom Line July 30
Mr. Venugopal C. Govind
Managing Partner
M/s. Varma & Varma Chartered Accountants, Ernakulam
Emerging India - Challenges and Opportunities July 23