About The Conference
Sub-themes to be covered in IAC-2018
17 January 2017 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
India International Centre, New Delhi
Padmashri Dr Pritam Singh
An inspiring role model, Dr. Pritam Singh has spent his entire life tirelessly doing what he does best: awakening students, academia, corporate heads and policy makers to raise their excellence levels. As the chairman and member of several policy making committees and bodies of Government of India, he has stamped his perspective on policy issues that surround both management education and corporate management in India. He currently sits on the Boards of five reputed private and public sector organizations helping them initiate the change process and charter a winning corporate strategy.
Mr. Punnet Dalmia
Managing Director, Dalmia Bharat Group
Mr. Puneet Dalmia holds a B.Tech. degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and is a gold medalist from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, with majors in strategy and marketing.He began his career with the Dalmia Group in a senior management role for three years before yielding to his entrepreneurial impulse and co-founding Jobsahead.com in 1999. Jobsahead.com emerged as India's most profitable e-recruitment websites before it was acquired by the US-based Monster.com.Under his leadership, each business has successfully increased the capacity, created new and dynamic quality metrics. the Group's revenues have risen exponentially, making it the second largest cement manufacturer in south India.
Mr. S Y Siddiqui
Chief Mentor -Maruti Suzuki India Limited
One of the finest HR Leaders in the country, the career of Mr. S Y Siddiqui spans over more than three decades. Currently, as chief mentor at Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., he is working directly with the Managing Director on Key Business & People Strategies, heading MSIL Realty business vertical, has been special invitee on the board of MSIL since 2006, and is also a part-time director on the board of Suzuki Motorcycles. A Post Graduate in HRM, Mr. Siddiqui has been associated in HR & Business Roles with companies such as Escorts Ltd., DCM Group, and New Holland Tractors India.
Dr. Bhimaraya Metri
Director, IIM Trichy
He is the member of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) USA and Institute of Supply Management (ISM) USA. Metri was on the Board of Directors of DSI and is the first Indian elected as the Vice President (Asia Pacific Division), Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), Texas, USA.Prior to joining IIM Trichy, Metri was the Dean at L&T Institute of Project Management, Vadodara. He also served as a Professor & Dean at MDI Gurgaon, IMI, New Delhi and as Professor In-charge of the Ph.D. Programmes at BITS Pilani.Metri has rich academic administrative experience. An authority in the field of quality, project management and SCM, he has published over 100 research articles. He has also co-authored six books.
Mr. D D Misra
Director HR, ONGC
A Masters in Public Administration from the University of Lucknow, he joined ONGC in January 1985. Starting his career from the Baroda office of ONGC, his result-driven and self-motivated approach at work was noticed soon and led to his relocation to Dehradun as Executive Assistant to the then Member (Personnel) of the ONGC Board. The rich exposure in this assignment was buttressed with experience gained in leading HR teams in various regions of ONGC – Assam, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Uttarakhand. He is the recipient of the ‘Young Executive of the Year’ award and has been instrumental in ONGC securing the ‘Earth Care Award - 2008’ for mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Known for his out-of-box creativity and amicable nature, extra-curricular passions run deep in Mr. Misra’s DNA. .