LEAD - An Initiative to Interact with Industry Stalwarts
LEAD is one of the flagship events of PGP Executive (Managing Business in Emerging Economies) program at IIM Shillong. The leadership lecture series kicked off in the year 2013 with the vision of connecting Industry experts with the academia and students of IIM Shillong and to promote a mutual dialogue. As promised, till date LEAD has witnessed over twenty eminent guests from various industries and has become an enriching platform for the students of IIM Shillong to learn from the experiences of all these leaders.
At LEAD, IIM Shillong invites eminent personalities from various industries and aspire to create a strong networking platform between industry stalwarts and future leaders. Each speaker is encouraged to share his/her insights and experiences in his/her area of expertise and this session is followed by a round of discussion between the participants and the speaker.
Guest Lectures in China
Dr. Srinivas Yanamandra
Chief Compliance Officer
New Development Bank, Shanghai, China
In a 2 days weekend lecture at Fudan School of Management, Shanghai, Dr Srinivas touched upon a range of topics including Artificial Intelligence, Fintech, Block-Chain & AI superpowers and discussed about their current and future impact on business and day to day lives of the individuals.
Ms. Debbie Zhang
Manager Johnson & Johnson,
Ms. Zhang spoke about the general perceptions that people have before coming to China and the actual reality. She also reflected upon and shared her journey at Johnson & Johnson, the product lines, and also engaged the participants through group activities and brain storming sessions..
Aujasya – The Business Conclave
The Business Conclave - “Aujasya”, an initiative of IIM Shillong PGPEx, is a platform to bring Industry Experts, Change Evangelists, Entrepreneurs and Thought Leaders together to engage in meaningful discussions on vivid aspects of the ongoing bilateral business relations and reflect their strategic insights to overcome the barriers.
“Aujasya” aims to provide a vantage point for the stalwarts of the Sino-Indian business realm to ideate strategic action plans and to augment the PGPEx participants to be the future vanguards.
PGPEX Alumni Meet