Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation’s Pravara Centre for Management Research and Development successfully conducted the National Seminar on ‘Business Strategies in Economic Downturn’. The seminar was held in the Campus on 23rd and 24th January 2015.
The objective of the seminar was to discuss the measures taken by the corporations to beat the recession. 10 resource persons were invited to speak on different dimensions of the theme. It was coupled with Research paper presentations by the participants. In all it was a good learning experience for the students and faculty, who got the first hand information about the strategies adopted by the companies in difficult times.
The National Seminar commenced with Dr. Puja Bhardwaj, Convener, welcoming the Guests and the Participants.
The Chief Guest, Mr. Pruthviraj Chavan, Joint Managing Director, Ajay Syscon Ltd. inaugurated the Seminar. It was followed by the address of Keynote speaker Mr. Kunal Rudrake, Business Consultant, Conveline Conveyor Automation.
The Guest Speakers at the National Seminar included:
Mr. Saket Anand, Manager – Consulting, KRISHLAW.
Mr. Raghunandan Helwade, Business Associate, BMA Wealth Creators.
Ms. Sukhwinder Kaur, Entrepreneur and Ex-Indian Army Officer
Ms. Nutan Pasalkar, AcademicianMs. Nandita Mehta, Proprietor, V Hire-Recruitment Services Company.
Mr. Vijay Dharmadhikari, Entrepreneur, Ex-Indian Air Force Officer.
Mr. D A Gokhale, Chartered Accountant
Mr. Vivek Marathe, Freelance Management Consultant
The event concluded with the valedictory session wherein Capt. Sukhwinder Kaur and Dr. Manoj Narwade gave away the certificates.