Alumni Meet- Mumbai

Alumni Committee of Department of Management Studies, NIT Trichy organized an alumni chapter meet at Mumbai. The event was held at Hotel Safron Spices, Powai . These meets have been providing a platform for all alumni to know the progress DoMS NITT has made in the years from when they left the college. The meet provided the ex DoMSians an occasion to get nostalgic and relive their college memories. Chapter meets which are conducted at various locations, has always helped us maintain the strong connect with our alumni and gain from their knowledge and expertise of the industry. It makes DoMS proud to know that our alumni are doing great across all industries.

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Thrust for Innovation and Change

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Students of DoMS NIT Trichy were delighted to have with them Dr. Rishikesha T Krishnan, Professor and Chairperson, Corporate Strategy & Policy Area, IIM Bangalore for a seminar on Innovation and Corporate Strategy. Dr Srinivasan Sundarrajan, Director, NIT Trichy marked the start of the event by delivering a welcome speech and motivating students to have […]

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The Return of 1991-93 Batch

In this fast paced world, only few have the time to go down the memory lane and to capture those moments that are now framed against painted walls. Re-visiting those most joyous college days had come true for the 1993 batch of DoMS.
The Re-Union
On 17th August 2013, DoMS welcomed one of its influential batches to its lively corridors. The 93 batch of DoMS NITT consisting of ten alumni along with their families visited the campus where they nurtured their successful career dreams. The members of 93 batch are now big names in the industry contributing towards the inclusive growth of the nation.

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The Morning Buzz
The day started with a formal session at the EEE Auditorium, where Director of NIT Trichy Dr. Srinivasan Sundarrajan, the Head of Department of Management Studies Dr. N. Thamaraiselvan and Senior Professor of DoMS, Dr.G. Kannabiran welcomed the 93 batch and spoke few words on the exemplary students of that batch and also on the importance of Alumni in every institute. The session was attended by present faculty members of DoMS and the current batch students.
The Alumni went on to the dais and spoke on how institutes should value their alumni as they contribute much towards their pride and popularity. Later every alumnus spent some time on the stage talking about their days at DoMS, the then faculty members and about how their careers have shaped up over the years.
Talking Business
A panel discussion was arranged involving Dr. G. Kannabiran, five alumni members, and one student from the current batch. The topic for discussion was “Emerging Trends in the Industries”. The panelists discussed about the respective industries they worked in while one of the alumni moderated the discussion. Dr. G. Kannabiran threw light on to this topic from the B-schools perspective while the student was asked to express the thoughts of his fellow mates about the current industry situation and their expectations from it.
The discussion ended in a fruitful way as the students gained rich knowledge and also leaving them behind with constructive thoughts about their professional careers. Later in the afternoon, the alumni interacted with the students in the department in an informal manner. Students put forth their queries on the opportunities available in the industry and on how to acquire niche skills to perform better when put to job. The alumni members answered to their questions wisely and patiently.
Enthralling Evening
As the sky darkened, students brought down all the color and flavor to DoMS indulging everyone in a sizzling cultural evening in order to honor the guests. The students danced, organized skits and also involved the family members of the alumni in several enjoyable games. The atmosphere was infectious and left all who were present enthralled.
The reunion ended with a cake cutting ceremony and with a grand dinner which was hosted by the alumni members. It was indeed one unforgettable day for the members of the 93 batch at DoMS as they walked the memory lane with much pride.

SAMVID’13 Analytics Conclave at DoMS NIT Trichy !!

Management students of National Institute of Technology – Tiruchi (NIT-T) were provided insights on the latest trends in Business Analytics by domain experts during a day-long workshop on Sunday, 18th August 2013.

Titled ‘SAMVID’13’, a workshop on Emerging Trends in Business Analytics enlightened the students on the evolution of its various practices, causes for the evolution, and the most recent developments in the domain. The HOD, Dr Thamaraiselvan in his welcoming speech mentioned that DoMS NITT was the first B-School in India to include business analytics as a part of the curriculum. He also explained the importance of such workshops to bridge the gap between college and industry.

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Eliciting students’ thoughts on  Data Analytics, Mr. Nat Malupillai, Director of Digital Analytics, Target Corp, explicated on ‘Current Trends on Analytics’. He mentioned progression of analytics maturity, success stories and predictive and descriptive analytics in particular and enlightened the students.

Next session was addressed by Mr. S. Gunasekaran, Senior project manager EMC2. The session discussed about ‘Introduction to Big Data Analytics’ wherein he elucidated the increase in the amount of data being generated every hour and how it is going to emerge in the upcoming years. He explained how big data comes into the picture to manage 80% of this unstructured data. He stated about the new paradigms for data integration into a big data analytics environment.

The third session was handled by Mr. Deep Sherchan, Co-Founder and Chief marketing officer, Simplify 360 on ‘Vision for Social Media Analytics’. He enthralled student by discussing some of their own case studies and how social media analytics have been helpful for companies to take high level decisions.

Mr. Rajib Bhattacharya Staff Software Engineer, IBM Analytics took over the session to speak on ‘Introduction of Business Analytics’. As IBM being the pioneer company to introduce analytics as a concept to the world, he clarified the path of growth of analytics and how it has become an inevitable part of the industry. The last session was given by Mr. Markandey Upadhyay, Head – Risk Analytics, Axis Bank on Credit Risk Management and Analytics. He presented an overview of use of Risk Analytics in the decision making process while issuing loans and  credit cards to the customers.

The workshop presented the students with an overall perspective on the Analytics industry, career growth, the role of social media analytics in brand management, and how banks are managing their risk using analytics.

Career trends with Schneider Electric

Mr. Sundar Rajan Director HR from Schneider Electric visited Department of Management Studies for a guest lecture. Schneider Electric and NIT Trichy shares a bond from past three years and this was a part of the same relationship that a knowledge sharing session was organized.

Mr. Sundar Rajan began the session with an introduction of his company which is a 175 year old organization. Starting from its roots in the iron and steel industry, heavy machinery, and ship building, it moved into electricity and automation management.

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Mr. Rajan spoke on career trends and what we as new entrants in the industry can expect in the beginning. He also explained the importance of developing new skill sets and keeping yourself updated which will help one to maintain his employability. He emphasized on the difference in the career path of a generalist and a specialist. And why Schneider electric focus on mobility of employees from one department to another and may be country as well.

He cleared many doubts after the session and helped students to understand various roles, responsibilities and growth prospects. The session was thought provoking and gave the students a new angle to think over their career path.

Re-union of Ex-Domsians !!

An alumni meet took place on 11th of August, at Sigree in Chennai which was a result of the hard work of the alumni and training and placement committee. These meets have been providing a platform for all alumni to know the progress DoMS NITT has made in the years from when they left the college. The meets are not only an occasion for the alumni to get nostalgic and relive their college memories but also they help us to maintain the strong connect with our alumni and gain from their knowledge and expertise of the industry.

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Sharing is Caring“- DoMS Alumni share common experiences, mutual friendships, and take great pride in their personal achievements as well as in their alma mater. DoMS and its alumni association strive to cultivate synergistic networks that are professionally rewarding.

 

Coffee with Alumni !!

The students at DoMS NITT had the pleasure of welcoming its’ one of the oldest alumni back to the department premises. Dr. Madalasa Venkataraman currently working in IIM Bangalore threw light on the nuances of investment security analysis and portfolio management. She enlightened the students how to go about making a career in this domain and what might be the difficulties and obstacles we could face regarding the same. She later interacted with the students personally and answered their queries very patiently.

Mr. Ganesh V also an alumnus of DoMS, talked about strategic brand management. He is also an entrepreneur and shared his journey with the students. He emphasized about having a dream and working constantly to achieve it no matter what difficulties come in the way. Next was Mr K. G. Prasad from TATA Motors who talked about his industry rich experience in the field of marketing and sales management. He headed the marketing strategies of TATA ACE, one of the pioneering automobiles from TATA Motors. He discussed the challenges faced by his team during devising a marketing strategy for the TATA ACE.

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Mr. S. Ramkumar and Mr. Ganesh V

Mr S. Ramkumar, the Director TISYA Software Solutions Pvt Ltd. talked about the role of IT and ‘Big Data’ in today’s industry. Well established firms rely upon ‘Big Data’ to analyze which help them in forming a competitive strategy. He is also an entrepreneur, and he enthralled the students with his journey towards becoming an entrepreneur. All the alumni were very happy and delighted to be back in the department. These interactive sessions not only helped the students to gain insights about the subject but also helped the ex-domisians to take out some time from their busy schedule and relive their college memories.