Distinguished Alumni Meeting - January 2016

Program Agenda Outline
16 - 17 January 2016 at Taj Exotica, Goa

January 16, 2016
16:00 – 17:00Registration
16:00 – 17:00High Tea
17:30 – 18:30Plenary Session 1 – IIT Bombay Activities & Priorities
 Session Chaired by Mr. Ashank Desai
17:30 – 17:40Welcome by Prof. Devang Khakhar and Mr. Ashank Desai
17:40 – 17:55Mutual introduction of participants
17:55 – 18:15IIT Bombay of 2016, by Prof. Ravi Sinha
18:15 – 18:30Discussions
19:30 onwardsNetworking Dinner
January 17, 2016
07:30 – 08:45Networking Breakfast
08:45 – 09:00Welcome and Meeting Overview, by Prof. Devang Khakhar + Prof. Nitish Thakor
09:00 – 10:30Plenary Session 2 – IIT Bombay: Past, Present and Future – Developments Since 2015 DA Meeting
 Session Chaired by Prof. Nitish Thakor + Prof. PM Mujumdar (DD FEA)
Session Rapporteur: Prof. PV Balaji (Dean R&D)
Director’s Keynote by
Prof. Devang Khakhar
10:30 – 11:00Break
11:00 – 12:30Plenary Session 3 – Growth Opportunities and Emerging Challenges
 Session Chaired by Mr. Arun Firodia + Prof. J.K Verma (Dean FA)
Session Rapporteur: Prof. Dinesh Sharma, Electrical Engineering Department
Keynote Presentation by Prof. Vinayak Dravid
12:30 – 14:00Networking Lunch
14:00 – 15:00Session 4 – Breakout Sessions
 4A : Strengthening Engagement with Corporate Sector
Chair – Mr. Pramod Chaudhari
4B : IITB as CSR Destination
Chair – Dr. Ajit Ranade
4C : Addressing National Challenges - IITB’s Role
Chair – Mr. Ravi Venkatesan
4D : Academic Branding & Communication Strategies
Chair – Mr. Adil Zainulbhai
15:00 – 16:00Plenary Session 5 – Breakout Recommendation Consolidation
 Session Chaired by Mr. Shailesh Gandhi + Prof. Soumyo Mukherjee (Dean SA)
Session Rapporteur: Prof. Rohit Manchanda, Bioscience & Bioengineering Department
16:00 – 16:30Break
16:30 – 17:30Plenary Session 6 – Alumni as Lifelong Stakeholders
 Session Chaired by Dr. Shailesh J. Mehta + Prof. Rajiv Dusane (Dean IR)
Session Rapporteur: Prof. Sachin Patwardhan, Chemical Engineering Department
Keynote Presentation by Mr. Suresh Shenoy
17:30 – 18:00Break
18:00 – 18:30Plenary Session 7 – Summary and Next Steps
 Summary by Plenary Session Chairs/Co-chairs, Prof. Devang Khakhar
19:30 onwardsNetworking Dinner

 

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