The Monsoon Management Festival
“The Monsoon is here! It only comes once a Year!”
Monsoon, with its life giving, soothing rain and wild storms is a mixed blessing. It is a breathtaking spectacle that annually shapes the lines of both people and nature. MCMAT organized Monsoon Management Fest-2012, a month long management fest for industry-institute interface from 18th June, 2012 to 18th July, 2012. Top executives from reputed industries and recognized academicians addressed the future managers to mould them for the highly competent business world.
Mr. M.K Krishnamoorthy, Regional Manager, The Times of India Group.
“In anything and everything, we should be team players” by Mrs. Thankam Joseph, CMD, Odds and Ends, Kochi
A talk on ‘Living above the circumstances’ by Dr. George Samuel, President, Navajeevodayam Bible College and Scientist specializing in the application of radio isotopes in medicine.
An interactive session on “Industry expectations from Management Graduates” by Mr. S.R Nair, President, Kerala Management Association and Managing Director, Team Frontline Ltd, Kochi
An inspiring talk on ‘Success story of CIAL” by Mr. A.M. Shabeer, Executive Director, Engineering Services, Cochin International Airport Limited, Kochi.
“Personal grooming and etiquette plays an important role in shaping the corporate leaders for the future.” An interactive session on Personal Branding by Mr. Jibu Paul, CEO and Brand Engineer, BRANDBRAINS, Kochi.
A session on “Ideal Economic Society” by Mr. Jacob Mappilacherry, Chartered Engineer.
A motivating session by Mr. Mathews M Karinjappally. Management Consultant and Mrs. Susan Mathew, Marketing Consultant.
A session by Dr. K.A Zakkaria, Syndicate Member, Cochin University of Science and Technology and Professor, SMS, CUSAT.
A session by Mr. Joseph M Cherukara on “Entrepreneurship and Quality Management”
A session on “Self discovery” by Mr. Sandeep K, Chief Executive, Glowmind Training Consultancy
“Success in life is based on several factors such as knowledge, ability and hard work, but it is mainly based on attitude” by Mr. Somasekharan A.N, Former General Manager, Madurai Coats.
An interactive session by Mr. V.T Thomas, Logistics Specialist (Rtd.), Kuwait Airways
A session on “Effective Communication” by Dr. A.P John, CMD, Glottophone Systems, Tiruvalla.
A session of “IT enabled management’ by Mr. K.V Varkey, CGM (MSS), Hindustan Organic Chemicals Ltd.
An interactive session with Capt. Verghese Kuruvilla, Chairman, The Kerala Maritime Forum, Former Chief Conservator, Cochin Port Trust, on opportunities in logistics.
Mrs. Elizaba Kurian, Associate Director, CREDAI, Kochi engaging a session on Communication skills.
Prof. G.D. Gabriel, Rtd. Professor, Union Christian College, Aluva engaging a session on phonetics.
“Management graduates should focus on SMART (Specific, Measurable, Adequate, Realistic and Time bounded) goals” A session by Dr. P.K. Unnikrishnan, Senior General Manager & Group HR Head, GIN Textiles, Aluva.
“Unleash the power within…” a session by Col. VSM Makkar, Former Commanding Officer and Chief Instructor, Military Technical Regiment, Indian Army.
Mr. M. A Mathew, Former General Manager, INDAL giving a session about how we can effectively manage an organization.
Rev. Dr. George Varghese, Director, Mar Thoma Guidance and Counseling Institute, Kochi giving a session on Counselling.
“Wrong decision taken at a wrong time will be dangerous, right decision taken at right time will be always successful.” A session by Dr. Saji C.B., Faculty member, M.A Engineering College, Kothamangalam.
Mr. Joshy Paul Veliyath, Regional Manager, HDFC Bank, Giving a talk on “How management education grooms Students to get excellent placements”
Soft-skill training by Dr. Sudarsan, CEO, Pencil and Mrs. Anitha Sudarsan, Director, Life Education, Vyttila.
A session by Prof. Rangarajan, Rtd. Professor, Maharaja’s College , on Soft-skill development.
A motivating session by Dr. John M Chacko, CMD, Laurels School of Management, Indore.
An interactive session on “Communicating effectively in English” by Mrs. Sheela Abraham, Journalism and Communication Faculty to a number of institutions and Director, SNEHAM.