Friday, 29 August 2014

SIIMA

Micromax SIIMA 2014 press conference to announce the South Indian International Movie Awards, 2014, Kuala Lumpur




Thursday, 28 August 2014

INEL

India Nippon Electricals Ltd AGM



(A brief interaction with CEO after the meeting)

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

TFSC-Dr Ronald Meinardus

TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC) Freedom Talk on 'Challenges for SMEs in a globalised world' by Dr Ronald Meinardus, Regional Director, South Asia, Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit

Seated (left to right)
K. Gopalakrishnan, President, Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association (TANSTIA)
Dr A. Selvaraj, Chairman, TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC)
Dr Ronald Meinardus, Regional Director, South Asia, Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit
R. Vijayalakshmi, Additional Director, TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC)

Playlist details
1 - Dr A. Selvaraj, Chairman, TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC)
2 - K. Gopalakrishnan, President, Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association (TANSTIA)
3 - R. Vijayalakshmi, Additional Director, TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC) - introducing the speaker
4 - Dr Ronald Meinardus, Regional Director, South Asia, Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit
5 - Dr Ronald Meinardus, Regional Director, South Asia, Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit
6 - Release of report by Dr Ronald Meinardus
7 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
8 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
9 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
10 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
11 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
12 - Q&A: Dr Ronald Meinardus
13 - Cake-cutting: Dr Ronald Meinardus
14 - R. Vijayalakshmi, Additional Director, TANSTIA-FNF Service Centre (TFSC) - introducing the speaker - Vote of thanks
Slideshow of photos 



Knight Frank

Knight Frank India press briefing to launch half-yearly report titled 'India Real Estate Outlook'
Playlist details
1 - Gulam M. Zia, Executive Director, Res & Advisory, Retail & Hospitality, Knight Frank
2 - Gulam M. Zia, Executive Director, Res & Advisory, Retail & Hospitality, Knight Frank
3 - Kanchana Krishnan, Head Chennai Branch, Knight Frank
4 - Q&A - Gulam M. Zia, Kanchana Krishnan
5 - Q&A - Gulam M. Zia, Kanchana Krishnan
6 - Q&A - Gulam M. Zia, Kanchana Krishnan 
Slideshow of photos 



Sunday, 24 August 2014

iNFHRA

Facility Management Integration 2014 (FMI’14) Conference - organised by iNFHRA, an industry body representing Infrastructure, Facility Management, Human Resource & Realty industry

Saturday, 23 August 2014

IOD-Global Summit

Global Summit 2014 of Institute of Directors (IOD), Tamil Nadu State Chapter

Seated (left to right)
Session of Board performance vs Stakeholder expectations
M. P. Vijay Kumar, Chief Financial Officer, Sify Technologies Ltd
Mahesh Gandhi, Chairman, Apodis Group
Pradipta K. Mohapatra, Chairman, Coaching Foundation India Ltd (CFI)
Lewis Trigger, GM, Lewis Trigger Consultants & Management Ltd, Israel

Golden Peacock Awards
Mohamed Hasseeb, Charge D'Affaires, High Commission, Republic of Trinidad & Tobago
Lt Gen J. S. Ahluwalia, PVSM (Retd), President, Institute of Directors
T. S. Krishnamurthy IAS (Retd), Former Chief Election Commissioner
M. S. Sundararajan, Former CMD of Indian Bank, Chairman, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter
R. Srinivasan, Secretary General, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter
H. Raja, National Secretary, BJP

Session on exemplary global boards
Ravi Parthasarathy, CEO, The People Plus Consultants, Singapore
S. Sathyamurthy, Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Retd), and Independent director
Dr Ganesh R. Iyer, Director, Caterpillar India
 Jay Amaran, AEIOU Associates of Indian Educators on US Campuses
A. (Vish) Viswanathan, Dy Managing Director, Sanmar Engineering Group

Valedictory session
V. Mahesh, Vice Chairman, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter
R. Srinivasan, Secretary General, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter

Playlist details
1 - Mahesh Gandhi, Chairman, Apodis Group
2 - M. P. Vijay Kumar, Chief Financial Officer, Sify Technologies Ltd
3 - Q&A to panel: M. P. Vijay Kumar, Mahesh Gandhi, Pradipta K. Mohapatra, Lewis Trigger
4 - M. S. Sundararajan, Former CMD of Indian Bank, Chairman, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter
5 - Lt Gen J. S. Ahluwalia, PVSM (Retd), President, Institute of Directors
6 - Mohamed Hasseeb, Charge D'Affaires, High Commission, Republic of Trinidad & Tobago
7 - T. S. Krishnamurthy IAS (Retd), Former Chief Election Commissioner
8 - Release of souvenir
9 - Award to Punjab National Bank - Punit Jain, Deputy General Manager
10 - Award to Serco Global Services Pvt Ltd - Susir Kumar, Chief Executive Officer
11 - Award to Reliance Infrastructure
12 - Award to Birla Sun Life Insurance Co Ltd
13 - Award to Cairn India Ltd - Neerja Sharma, Director - Risk Assurance, & Company Secretary
14 - Award to Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd - C. B. Bhardwaj, Vice President (Manufacturing), and Unit Head
15 - Award to Ericsson India Pvt Ltd - Daniel Sundelius, Head-Manufacturing
16 - Award to Sify Technologies Ltd
17 - Lifetime achievement award to A. Vellayan, Executive Chairman, Murugappa Corporate Board
18 - Award to Bank of India - Vijayalakshmi R. Iyer, Chairperson & MD
19 - R. Srinivasan, Secretary General, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter - Vote of thanks
20 - Photo opportunity - Award winners
21 - S. Sathyamurthy, Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Retd), and Independent director
22 - Dr Ganesh R. Iyer, Director, Caterpillar India
23 - Jay Amaran, AEIOU Associates of Indian Educators on US Campuses
24 - Ravi Parthasarathy, CEO, The People Plus Consultants, Singapore
25 - Ravi Parthasarathy, CEO, The People Plus Consultants, Singapore
26 - A. (Vish) Viswanathan, Dy Managing Director, Sanmar Engineering Group
27 - S. Sathyamurthy, Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Retd), and Independent director
28 - V. Mahesh, Vice Chairman, Institute of Directors TN State Chapter - closing remarks
Slideshow of photos 



SpeakUp

SpeakUp'14 - organised by IIT-Madras, C-TIDES, Penumbra (www.speakup14.com)

Seated (left to right)
Panel on Entrepreneurship
Dr K. K. Prahalathan, Founder, Bhumi
C. Gobinath, Founder, Taalkshop Academy
Sijo Kuruvila, Director, Start-Up Village
Pavan Kumar, Skyfi Labs
Two Roads
K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons
Dr Ashwin Mahalingam, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras
Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS

Playlist details
1 - Charul Pant, Co-founder & Editor, Penumbra - Welcome address
2 - Vignesh Ramaswamy, CEO & Founder, Penumbra - About the magazine
3 - Charul Pant, Co-founder & Editor, Penumbra - Opening remarks
4 - Aloy Buragohain, Student, IIT Madras - About C-TIDES
5 - Charul Pant, Co-founder & Editor, Penumbra - On sessions
6 - Charul Pant, Co-founder & Editor, Penumbra - About speakers
7 - Sijo Kuruvila, Director, Start-Up Village
8 - Dr K. K. Prahalathan, Founder, Bhumi
9 - C. Gobinath, Founder, Taalkshop Academy
10 - Sijo Kuruvila, Director, Start-Up Village
11 - Pavan Kumar, Skyfi Labs
12 - Sijo Kuruvila, Director, Start-Up Village
13 - Q&A - Dr K. K. Prahalathan, C. Gobinath, Sijo Kuruvila, Pavan Kumar
14 - Q&A - Dr K. K. Prahalathan, C. Gobinath, Sijo Kuruvila, Pavan Kumar
15 - Q&A - Dr K. K. Prahalathan, C. Gobinath, Sijo Kuruvila, Pavan Kumar
16 - Q&A - Dr K. K. Prahalathan, C. Gobinath, Sijo Kuruvila, Pavan Kumar
17 - Photo opportunity
18 - V. Sivaprasad, Director Operations, Realworks Studios
19 - V. Sivaprasad, Director Operations, Realworks Studios
20 - World Vision presentation
21 - World Vision presentation
22 World Vision presentation
23 Charul Pant, Co-founder & Editor, Penumbra - About session
24 Dr Ashwin Mahalingam, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras - panel moderator
25 K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons
26 Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
27 K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons
28 Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
29 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
30 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
31 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
32 Dr Ashwin Mahalingam, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras - panel moderator
33 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
34 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
35 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
36 Q&A - K. Mahalingam, T. S. Mahalingam & Sons, Ravi Viswanathan, President, TCS
Slideshow of photos 



Thursday, 21 August 2014

BBG-UKIBC

British Business Group Chennai 36th Monthly Meeting, with presentations by UKIBC, and Shaan Katari Libby

Seated (left to right)
R. Balajee, Chief Executive Officer, The Converging World
Christie Cherian, Chairman, British Business Group Chennai
Shaan Katari Libby, Anand & Anand

Playlist details
1 - Christie Cherian, Chairman, British Business Group Chennai
2 - Arun Narayan, Director, UK India Business Council (UKIBC), Bangalore
3 - Rohit Singh, Head of Market Entry & Research, India, UK India Business Council (UKIBC)
4 - Christie Cherian, Chairman, British Business Group Chennai
5 - Shaan Katari Libby, Anand & Anand
6 - Jeevanandham Rajagopal, Partner, Fox Mandal
7 - R Swaminathan, Advisor International Finance and Shipping
8 - Vikas Chawla, Social Beat - Vote of thanks
Slideshow of photos 




Naturals-Godrej

Naturals-Godrej press briefing on SALONi, a training programme

Seated (left to right)
C. K. Kumaravel, Founder, Naturals
K. D. Dotiwalla, Associate Vice President, Good & Green, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd

Playlist details
1 - C. K. Kumaravel, Founder, Naturals
2 - K. D. Dotiwalla, Associate Vice President, Good & Green, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
3 - Photo opportunity - unveiling of certificate, along with Veena Kumaravel, Naturals, and Poulomi Pal, Program Manager, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
4 - Q&A - C. K. Kumaravel, Founder, Naturals, and K. D. Dotiwalla, Associate Vice President, Good & Green, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
5 - Q&A - C. K. Kumaravel, Founder, Naturals, and K. D. Dotiwalla, Associate Vice President, Good & Green, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
6 - Q&A - C. K. Kumaravel, Founder, Naturals, and K. D. Dotiwalla, Associate Vice President, Good & Green, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd
Slideshow of photos 



Tata Motors-Zest

Tata Motors launch of compact sedan Zest

On stage during Q&A (left to right)
Ranjit Yadav, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors Ltd
Girish Wagh, Senior Vice President, Product Planning & Program Management, Tata Motors
Minari Shah, Head Corporate Communications, Tata Motors Ltd

Playlist details
1 - Girish Wagh, Senior Vice President, Product Planning & Program Management, Tata Motors
2 - Ranjit Yadav, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors Ltd
3 - Ranjit Yadav, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors Ltd
4 - Q&A - Ranjit Yadav, Girish Wagh, Minari Shah
Slideshow of photos



CII-Institute of Logistics

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Institute of Logistics Press Briefing on “Logistics Summit 2014”

Seated (left to right)
Chandrashekhar Pitre, Senior Director , DHL
Anshuman Singh, Member CII Institute of Logistics Advisory Council & MD and CEO, Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd
R. Dinesh, Chairman, CII Institute of Logistics Advisory Council & JMD, TVS Sons Limited
K. V. Mahidhar, Head, CII Institute of Logistics
Jaideep Ghosh, Head of Transport, Leisure and Sports, KPMG

Playlist details
1 - R. Dinesh, Chairman, CII Institute of Logistics Advisory Council & JMD, TVS Sons Limited
2 - Jaideep Ghosh, Head of Transport, Leisure and Sports, KPMG
3 - Anshuman Singh, Member CII Institute of Logistics Advisory Council & MD and CEO, Future Supply Chain Solutions Ltd
4 - Chandrashekhar Pitre, Senior Director, DHL
5 - Q&A
6 - Q&A
Slideshow of photos                    



Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Kirtilals-Amjad Ali Khan

Kirtilals press briefing, along with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, for the launch of new theme and nature-inspired collection as part of 75th year celebration of the company

Seated (left to right)
Annabel Kate Marsland, Britten Sinfonia
Seema Mehta, Director Creative, Kirtilals
Ustad Amjad Ali Khan
Suraj Shantakumar, Director Business Strategy, Kirtilals

Playlist details
1 - Seema Mehta, Director Creative, Kirtilals
2 - Suraj Shantakumar, Director Business Strategy, Kirtilals
3 - Seema Mehta, Director Creative, Kirtilals
4 - Ustad Amjad Ali Khan
5 - Photo opportunity - unveiling of TVC
6 - Photo opportunity - unveiling of advertisement
7 - Photo opportunity - spokespersons
Slideshow of photos 



Monday, 18 August 2014

SICA-Awards

SICA Culinary Competition and Exhibition awards ceremony
See also: South Indian Culinary Association (SICA) Culinary Competition and Exhibition 2014



Great Lakes-HCM

Great Lakes Institute of Management - Conference on Human Capital Management (HCM) 2014 - Talent Engineering: Impact of technology on HCM


Sunday, 17 August 2014

Thittamidu Thottuvidu-Parveen Sultana

Thittamidu Thottuvidu - Award event and speech organised by Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Tamil Chamber of Commerce, Sri Krishna Sweets, Namadu Nambikkai magazine
Honouring of V. V. Sampathkumar, R. Krishnamurthy, and Jenson Peters
Speech by Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai

Seated (left to right)
V. V. Sampathkumar, Partner, VVS Kumar & Co,
Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai
Chozha Naachiar Rajasekar, President, The Tamil Chamber of Commerce
M. Jenson Peters, Weather Station Systems Pvt Ltd
R. Krishnamurthy, Youth Association for Cultural Development (YACD)
Y. Prabhu, General Secretary, Sri Krishna Gana Sabha
M. Murali, Managing Director, Sri Krishna Sweets

Playlist details
1 - Invocation
2 - N. Venkatesh, CEO, Innovative Services, Chennai
3 - M. Murali, Managing Director, Sri Krishna Sweets
4 - MC announcements
5 - Chozha Naachiar Rajasekar, President, The Tamil Chamber of Commerce
6 - MC announcements, presentation of awards to V. V. Sampathkumar, R. Krishnamurthy, and Jenson Peters
7 - V. V. Sampathkumar, Partner, VVS Kumar & Co,
8 - M. Jenson Peters, Weather Station Systems Pvt Ltd
9 - R. Krishnamurthy, Youth Association for Cultural Development (YACD)
10 - MC remarks, honouring of Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, and M. Murali observations
11 - Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai
12 - Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai
13 - Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai
14 - Dr I. S. Parveen Sultana, Asst Professor, Department of Tamil, Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai
15 - MC - Closing remarks, announcements
Slideshow of photos 



Friday, 15 August 2014

Great Lakes-PGPM Flex

Great Lakes Institute of Management Post Graduate Programme in Management - Flex - Class of 2014-16 Inaugural


Thursday, 14 August 2014

IITM-Gopi Koteeswaran

Leadership Lecture Series: Alumni Speak! A talk on the title 'Using Data Analytics For Meaningful Innovations' by Gopi Koteeswaran (BT-ME, 1993), CEO, LatentView Analytics at IIT Madras (http://alumni.iitm.ac.in/lecture-series/https://www.facebook.com/ReachIITM)


SICA

South Indian Culinary Association (SICA) Culinary Competition and Exhibition 2014


Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Madras Day

Madras Day Celebrations press briefing
(Events calendar: http://themadrasday.in/events-calendar/)

Seated (left to right)
V. Sriram, Author
S. Muthiah, Historian and author
Vincent D'Souza, Editor, Mylapore Times
Mohan Raman, Actor
Satyan Bhatt, PR professional

Playlist details
1 - Samrat Datta, General Manager, Vivanta by Taj – Connemara
2 - S. Muthiah, Historian and author
3 - Vincent D'Souza, Editor, Mylapore Times
4 - V. Sriram, Author
5 - Mohan Raman, Actor
6 - S. Muthiah, Historian and author
7 - Stuart Campbell, Australia's Deputy Consul-General, Chennai
8 - On the Armenian link
9 - On Chettinad cookery programme
10 - R. Revathi, Editor and Publisher, YOCee, The Hub for Young Chennai
11 - Sujatha Shankar, Architect, and convenor of INTACH Chennai
12 - At the hotel lobby

Slideshow of photos 



Tuesday, 12 August 2014

MMA-Amalgamations-Ratan Tata

MMA Amalgamations Business Leadership Award 2014 for Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd

Seated (left to right)
Srivats Ram, Immediate Past President, MMA, and Managing Director, Wheels India Ltd
R. Seshasayee, Member, BLA Selection Panel, and Executive Vice Chairman, Hinduja Group India
A. Krishnamoorthy, Chairman, Amalgamations Pvt Ltd
Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd
Mallika Srinivasan, Chairman, Tractors and Farm Equipment Ltd, and Past President, MMA
Raju Venkatraman, MD & CEO, MedAll Healthcare Pvt Ltd, and President, Madras Management Association (MMA)

Playlist details
1 - Audio-visual about the award
2 - R. Seshasayee, Member, BLA Selection Panel, and Executive Vice Chairman, Hinduja Group India - Felicitation
3 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
4 - Mallika Srinivasan, Chairman, Tractors and Farm Equipment Ltd, and Past President, MMA - Felicitation
5 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
6 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
7 - A. Krishnamoorthy, Chairman, Amalgamations Pvt Ltd - reads the citation, and presents the award to Ratan Tata
8 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
9 - Conversation between R. Raghuttama Rao, Managing Director, ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), and Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd
10 - Conversation between R. Raghuttama Rao, Managing Director, ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), and Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd
11 - Conversation between R. Raghuttama Rao, Managing Director, ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), and Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd
12 - Conversation between R. Raghuttama Rao, Managing Director, ICRA Management Consulting Services Limited (IMaCS), and Ratan Tata, Chairman-Emeritus, Tata Sons Ltd
13 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
14 - Pleasantries, mementos
15 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements
16 - Raju Venkatraman, MD & CEO, MedAll Healthcare Pvt Ltd, and President, Madras Management Association (MMA)
17 - N. Nilakantan, MC for the event - announcements 
Slideshow of photos



Sundaram Finance-Diamond Jubilee

Sundaram Finance Diamond Jubilee celebrations


Kryptos

Kryptos press briefing to announce Crayon's acquisition of Kryptos Networks Pvt Ltd

Seated (left to right)
Prasanna Ram, Managing Director, Kryptos
Jens Rugseth, Chairman of the Board, Crayon AS, Oslo

Playlist details
1 - Jens Rugseth, Chairman of the Board, Crayon AS, Oslo
2 - Prasanna Ram, Managing Director, Kryptos
3 - Q&A - Prasanna Ram, Jens Rugseth
4 - Q&A - Prasanna Ram, Jens Rugseth
5 - Q&A - Prasanna Ram, Jens Rugseth
Slideshow of photos 



Saturday, 9 August 2014

Chennai Silks

The Chennai Silks press briefing on Klaus car parking system

Seated (left to right)
P. A. Ravindhiran, General Manager, The Chennai Silks
T. Gandhi, Chief Financial Advisor, The Chennai Silks
A. Velmurugan, Finance and Administration Manager, The Chennai Silks

Playlist details
1 - Introduction of spokespersons
2 - D. Prakash, Engineer Sales & Marketing, Klaus Multiparking Systems Pvt Ltd
3 - D. Prakash, Engineer Sales & Marketing, Klaus Multiparking Systems Pvt Ltd
4 - P. A. Ravindhiran, General Manager, The Chennai Silks
5 - Q&A
6 - Top performing salesperson presentation
7 - Q&A
8 - At the Klaus parking lot
9 - At the Klaus parking lot
Slideshow of photos 


ICAI-Anti fraud

ICAI seminar on anti-fraud measures

Seated (left to right)
Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co
S. Shankar, Chartered Accountant
Gopal Krishna Raju, Regional Council Member, SIRC of ICAI
K. Sumathy, Chartered Accountant

Playlist details
Slideshow of photos
1 - Gopal Krishna Raju, Regional Council Member, SIRC of ICAI - opening remarks
2 - S. Shankar, Chartered Accountant
3 - Gopal Krishna Raju, Regional Council Member, SIRC of ICAI - opening remarks
4 - Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co - on fraud risk assessment
5 - Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co - on fraud risk assessment
6 - Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co - on fraud risk assessment
7 - Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co - on fraud risk assessment
8 - Dr Paul Jayakar, Director - IT & RMS, Brahmayya & Co - on fraud risk assessment


Friday, 8 August 2014

CII-Logistics infrastructure

CII Conference on Logistics Infrastructure


Seated (left to right)
Ravichandran Purushothaman, Chairman, CII Chennai Zone & President, Danfoss Industries P Ltd
Rajeev Ranjan IAS, Principal Secretary to Government, Highways & Minor Ports Department, Government of Tamil Nadu
Atulya Misra IAS, Chairman, Port of Chennai
J. Ganesh Ram, Convenor – Infrastructure, Logistics & SCM Panel, CII Chennai Zone & Joint Managing Director, PSTS Logistics Ltd
Prof G. Raghuram, Professor, Public Systems Group, Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad

Playlist details
Slideshow of photos
1 - Ravichandran Purushothaman, Chairman, CII Chennai Zone & President, Danfoss Industries P Ltd
2 - Prof G. Raghuram, Professor, Public Systems Group, Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad
3 - Atulya Misra IAS, Chairman, Port of Chennai
4 - Ravichandran Purushothaman, Chairman, CII Chennai Zone & President, Danfoss Industries P Ltd
5 - Rajeev Ranjan IAS, Principal Secretary to Government, Highways & Minor Ports Department, Government of Tamil Nadu
6 - Rajeev Ranjan IAS, Principal Secretary to Government, Highways & Minor Ports Department, Government of Tamil Nadu
7 - Ravichandran Purushothaman, Chairman, CII Chennai Zone & President, Danfoss Industries P Ltd 




Thursday, 7 August 2014

MMA-R. V. Rajan

Madras Management Association (MMA) talk by R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, Author of 'Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing' (PQP)

Seated (left to right)
R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
K. M. Padmanabhan, Member, MMA Managing Committee

Playlist details
1 - Gp Capt R. Vijayakumar, VSM (Retd), Executive Director, Madras Management Association - opening remarks
2 - K. M. Padmanabhan, Member, MMA Managing Committee - introduction of speaker
3 - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
4 - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
5 - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
6 - Q&A - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
7 - Q&A - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
8 - Q&A - R. V. Rajan, Chairman, Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy, and Author, Don't Flirt with Rural Marketing (PQP)
9 - K. M. Padmanabhan, Member, MMA Managing Committee - introduction of speaker - closing remarks
Slideshow of photos 


Great Lakes Convocation

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, Convocation of the PGPM Class of 2014, the PGPDM 2012-14, the PGXPM 2012-14, the PGWPM 2011-13 and the GEMBA 2012-14
Chief Guest - S. Ramadorai, Chairman, National Skill Development Agency & Vice Chairman, Tata Consultancy Services - Convocation address; & Mahesh Menda, Chairman and Managing Director – World of Electricals, Dubai - Presidential address

2013 Convocation: http://peopleeventsme.blogspot.in/2013/04/great-lakes-institute-of-management.html




Wednesday, 6 August 2014

Transparent Chennai-Sunita Narain

Kadambari Badami Vamanan Memorial Lecture by Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment (www.cseindia.org), New Delhi, on 'Why the right to walk is linked to our right to clean air' - organised by Transparent Chennai (http://www.transparentchennai.com/)
About the lecture series (http://www.transparentchennai.com/events/): "Kadambari trained as an urban planner and worked in the US, before returning to India and working with a number of organizations on planning issues, most recently leading Transparent Chennai’s work on walkability. Kadambari was passionate about creating safer streets, especially for pedestrians and cyclists, and for engaging citizens in designing and monitoring their own roads.She passed away in a road accident in her hometown of Bangalore on March 2, 2014. This lecture series is an attempt to bring greater awareness to the issues that inspired her work."
About Transparent Chennai: "Transparent Chennai aggregates, creates and disseminates data and research about important civic issues facing Chennai, including those issues facing the poor. Our work aims to empower residents by providing them useful, easy-to-understand information that can better highlight citizen needs, shed light on government performance, and improve their lives in the city, one issue at a time. Our goal is to enable residents, especially the poor, to have a greater voice in planning and city governance."

Playlist details
1 - Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment
2 - Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment
3 - Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment
4 - Q&A - Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and Environment
5 - End of session
Slideshow of photos



Tuesday, 5 August 2014

ICITP-RCPA-Books

Launch of two books - All you must know about GST by J. Purushothaman, and Handbook on Tamil Nadu Value Added Tax by V. V. Sampath Kumar - by International Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals (ICITP) and Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs (RCPA)
Seated (left to right)
P. Rajendra Kumar, President, International Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals
K. Rajaraman IAS, Principal Secretary/ Commissioner of Commercial Taxes, Government of Tamil Nadu
G. Narayanaswamy, President, Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs
R. Kirlosh Kumar IAS, Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Government of Tamil Nadu
B. S. Raghavan IAS (Retd), Former Chief Secretary, Government of Tripura

Playlist details
Slideshow of photos
1 - P. Rajendra Kumar, President, International Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals
2 - G. Narayanaswamy, President, Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs
3 - G. Narayanaswamy, President, Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs
4 - B. S. Raghavan IAS (Retd), Former Chief Secretary, Government of Tripura
5 - J. Murali introducing the authors of the two books
6 - J. Purushothaman, author of All you must know about GST
7 - V. V. Sampath Kumar, author of Handbook on Tamil Nadu Value Added Tax
8 - Launch of the books
9 - R. Kirlosh Kumar IAS, Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Government of Tamil Nadu
10 - K. Rajaraman IAS, Principal Secretary/ Commissioner of Commercial Taxes, Government of Tamil Nadu
11 - P. Rajendra Kumar, President, International Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals
12 - Felicitation of V. V. Sampath Kumar, author of Handbook on Tamil Nadu Value Added Tax
13 - Biju Chandran, Secretary, International Chamber of Indirect Tax Professionals