DATE: 7 September 2018
CONDUCTED BY: SMark – THE MARKETING CLUB OF SIMS
NAME OF THE GUEST / SPEAKER : 1. Sudhir Rao - Ex Sr. Director, Cognizant
2. Madhuri Varma - Analyst with Barclays, Author, ISB Graduate
3. Prakash Rao - Deputy Director at SIIB
4. Uday Sindhe - Head OSH, Region India, Thyssenkurpp India Pvt Ltd
5. Sebastian Mony - Sr. Consultant & Advisor; Strategy, Innovation and Transformation at McKinsey and Company
THEME: Sustainability, Strategic Planning and Green Marketing
4THOUGHT is the annual flagship event of SMark -The Marketing Club of SIMS. It is a panel discussion related to marketing with a specific theme, where in the expert panellists, who have immense knowledge and expertise on the topic, speak and discuss about the same theme, which is driven by a moderator. This year’s theme was ‘Sustainability, Strategic Planning and Green Marketing’.
We had 5 expert panellists to discuss on the topic. The names and designation of the speakers are listed above.
We had organized lunch for the speakers. The lunch started at 1:00 p.m. Post Lunch, at 2:15 p.m, the speakers were escorted to the auditorium. Detailed introduction was given to the audience about all the panellists post which they were felicitated by the Director.
The discussion started at 2:30 p.m. The moderator for today’s event was Dr. Sanjay Pawar. One by one the panellists spoke about the topic for around 7 minutes post which they started adding on to each other’s points. Later they started taking Questions as well. The discussion was very enlightening for the student managers. Two of the best questions were also awarded prizes by SMark.
The event concluded at 4:30 p.m. Post which high tea was organized for the speakers.