Department of Management Studies (DMS), IIT Delhi is organizing Building India Inc. (BII) 2013, that aims to provide a platform for the exchange of ideas amongst the best corporate and academic minds of India. “Building India Inc”, the annual business summit organized by Department of Management Studies IIT Delhi, is a podium to highlight the contribution of Corporate India in the Indian Economy and towards making India a developed nation. This summit is an attempt to bring together the government, corporate and the academia, to deliberate on the issues and challenges facing the nation and share their experiences and views with the larger audience. Building India Inc, witnesses active participation from top people in the corporate world, faculty from leading institutions and students from top B-schools. It provides a splendid opportunity for the management students at DMS to conceive, create and carry out a full fledged event on a subject of their interest as well as to provide a stage on which to interact with distinguished practitioners from the field.
The main theme for BII’13 is “Enabling Inclusivity”. Even after celebrating 66th anniversary of India’s independence, the gap in the socio-economic condition among the people in the country is substantial. To bridge this development divide, Inclusive growth is the key. However, there are various factors responsible for enabling inclusivity in the country. At BII’13, we would like to focus upon these factors and try to find solutions for enabling inclusivity, in order to create a better tomorrow for the country. BII has always been known by the quality of speakers that grace the event. Some of the past speakers for BII’12 were Mr. Virender Sehwag, Player, Indian Cricket Team, Mr. Mani Shankar Aiyar, Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, Mr. Prajapati Trivedi, Secretary to the Government of India and many more. This year, BII’13 aims to do even better.
The chief guest for BII’13 would be Dr. Kiran Bedi, an Indian social activist and a retired Indian Police Service officer. Eminent author and historian, William Dalrymple would be the guest of honor for the event. Other notable speakers for BII’13 would be Mr. Ajay Bagga, Managing Director and Head Private Wealth Management, Deutsche Bank, India, Shri B. K. Chaturvedi, Member, Planning Commission, Mr. Snehil Gambhir, COO, Aviva India,Ms. Sumita Ghose, Founder & MD, Rangsutra, Mr.Piyush Tiwary, Founder, Save life Foundation, the 2010 Rolex Laureate and many more. For detailed list, visit www.bii-dmsiitd.com
The details of the event are :
Date and Venue :16th-17th March at DMS, IIT Delhi
Session1: Panel Discussion : Corporate Social Responsibility or Socially Responsible Corporates?
Session2 : Debate session : Rural-Urban Migration: An aid or hindrance in the way to inclusive growth?
Session3 : Panel Discussion : Social Entrepreneurship: Reinforcing Indian Values?
Session4 : Guest Lecture :Direct cash Transfer – Boon or Bane?
Session5 : Media Conclave
Session6 : Debate Competition : "The Argumentative Indian"