Amrita School of Business Chairman Dr. R. Raghu Raman Speaks at 2nd Asian Management Conclave, Singapore
Dr. R. Raghu Raman, Chairman, Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore, was invited to speak at the 2nd Asian Management Conclave (AMC), Singapore on March 7th-8th, 2016. The conference, organized by MBAUniverse.com and hosted by Singapore Management University (SMU), focused on the theme, ‘Enhancing Competitiveness of Asian B-schools’.
The conference witnessed participation from 125 Deans, Directors, and Decision-makers from 65 B-schools from 12 Asian countries including Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malyasia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and Vietnam. Around 25 deans and thought-leaders from leading business schools offered a rich perspective on critical challenges and opportunities for Asia.
“When globalization is upon us, there is a need for the b-schools to prepare students to be globally competent. That is why Amrita School of Business focuses on innovative programs like Live-in-LabsTM and makes international exposure a key factor through summer internships and international collaborations,” Dr. R. Raghu Raman pointed out.
Dr. Hellmut Schutte, Dean Emeritus, CEIBS, China & Emeritus Professor of International Management, INSEAD; Dr. Gerard George, Dean, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, SMU, Singapore; Dr. Kalok Chan, Dean, CUHK Business School, Hong Kong and Mr. Scott D Anthony, Managing Partner, Innosight, delivered keynote addresses at the conference.
There were several talks about collaborative learning, moving beyond conventional MBA, developing differential strategies for Asian markets, etc., that facilitated a rich exchange of knowledge.