Edition: May 2022

IIMBueX 2022 – 5 Stellar Speakers, 15 Table Mentors, 1 Mega Event

IIMBueX is the Global Leadership Conclave organised by IIM Bangalore Alumni Association. IIMBueX is the online avatar of IIMBue, the Global Leadership Conclave organised by IIM Bangalore Alumni Association (IIMBAA). IIMBueX was launched with the aim of bringing IIMBue to IIMB Alumni dispersed across the globe. Co-organized by Singapore and...

Events @ IIMB

CENTRE FOR CORPORATE GOVERNANCE & CITIZENSHIP AT IIMB HOSTS PANEL ON ‘GATE KEEPERS & WHISTLE BLOWERS: IMPLICATIONS FOR CORPORATE GOVERNANCE’ The Centre for Corporate Governance & Citizenship (CCGC) at IIM Bangalore organised a virtual panel discussion on ‘Gate Keepers & Whistle Blowers: Implications for Corporate Governance’, on 19th April 2022.  The panel...

Book Release

Introduction To Indian Knowledge System: Concepts and Applications – Dr. B Mahadevan Described as “an idea whose time has come”, the book introduces concepts and applications of Indian Knowledge Systems to students of Science & Engineering in a way they can relate, appreciate and explore further A book, titled “Introduction...

IIMB News

CASE CO-AUTHORED BY IIMB FACULTY IS NAMED BEST CASE BY AIMA A case study written by Prof. Sankarshan Basu of IIM Bangalore and Prof. Prabina Rajib of VGSoM, titled ‘ISPRL Managing India’s Sovereign Crude oil Price Risk’, has been named ‘Best Case in the AIMA ICRC Case Writing Competition’. Abstract of the case:...

Snippets

IIMB Alumnus Karan Bhagat named Asia’s Promising Business Leader Karan Bhagat, Founder, MD & CEO, IIFL Wealth & Asset Management, has been honoured with the Economic Times ‘Asia’s Promising Business Leaders 2021-22’ award. The award recognises business leaders who have played an instrumental role in making Asia the business epicentre...

Social Media Sustainability Communication: An Analysis of Firm Behaviour and Stakeholder Responses

Nishant Kumar Verma, Ashish K Jha Journal: Information Systems Frontiers (ISF) “The post-illusion era is characterized by transparency and the requirement to walk the talk – two values that are fundamental to sustainability too.” Abstract Social media communication, and its impact on individuals and firms, is becoming increasingly important in today’s...

The latest IPCC report calls for concerted climate action

– Prof Deepti Ganapathy The challenge of communicating the science and consequences of climate change to the public at large continues to remain a key concern. The role of policy writers, the scientific community (both social sciences and fundamental sciences) and the media in addressing this is critical. The problem...

In Memoriam

It is with sorrow we would like to inform you about the sad demise of alumni Mr. Praveen Kumar, PGP 2002 batch. Praveen left for heavenly abode at a very young age of 43 due to cancer followed by brain stroke. We would like to express heartfelt condolences on behalf of the...