Digital India: The Way Forward


Aug 14, 2021 - Aug 14, 2021
@ 10:30 am to 1:00 pm

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Mark your calendar as busy on 14th August 2021; It's the official dates for 'Digimantra - an Online Symposium' on Digital India organised by the Department of Management Studies - MBA Program We've got a star studded lineup of entrepreneurs and business leaders who've surfed this pandemic tsunami while many have been wiped out. The ensemble of speakers include; 1) Dr. T V Mohandas Pai - Chairman, Aarin Capital & Manipal Global Education 2) Aprameya Radhakrishna - Co-Founder and CEO, Koo 3) Vivekananda Hallekere - CEO and Co-Founder, Bounce 4) Sujeet Kumar - Co-Founder, Udaan.com 5) Vasanthi Hariprakash - Founder & Editor of Pickle Jar will be the moderator. Why register, you ask? - Hear from industry veterans, luminaries and early adopters in the digitalization journey. - Understand the competitive dynamics of technology. - Learn about the challenges, latest technology solutions and trends in digitalization. As a cherry on top, all participants will be also rewarded with a certificate of participation. Who can attend? Educators, students, professionals and anybody interested in understanding how digitization will shape the future. So, hit that registration link and we'll see you there on the 14th of Aug. EVENT LAUNCH DIGI-MANTRA, an on-line & off-line (hybrid) Symposium, being organized by the Department of Management Studies (MBA Program) on August 14, was officially launched on Saturday, July 24, 2021. The program was kick-started with a Colorful Musical Concert by Ms. Aishwarya Rangarajan, a 1st year MBA student and a well-known playback singer. The Chairperson - Dr. Veena A; Director (MBA Program) - Mr. Arvind K. Giri; Faculty Mentors: Dr. Biplab Sarkar and Dr. Jessy Nair, along with other faculty and students of the department graced the occasion. The buzzword “Digital India” has become common parlance today after the flagship program launched by the Government of India in 2015, with a vision to transform India into a Digitally Empowered society. The Covid-19 Pandemic has further accelerated the adoption of technology and amped up the speed of the digitalization of businesses. But despite all the rapid changes in the marketplace, the full potential of technology is yet to be harnessed and it is against this backdrop, The Department of Management Studies (MBA Program), PES University, is organizing “DIGI-MANTRA”, a symposium with industry experts, entrepreneurs, educationists, and venture capitalists, who have attained great success, thanks to the Digitalization Story. The keynote address will be delivered by Dr. T.V. Mohandas Pai (Padmashri Awardee and Chairman of Manipal Education Group), followed by a Panel Discussion with Mr. Apremeya Radhakrishna (Co-Founder, Koo App), Mr. Vivekananda Hallekere (Co-Founder, Bounce), and Mr. Sujeet Kumar (Co-Founder, Udaan), and this event will be moderated by notable journalist Ms. Vasanthi Hariprakash (Founder & Editor, Pickle Jar). We look forward to your active participation and you may register for the event at: https://tinyurl.com/pesu-digimantra