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Manufaturing Day

Manufacturing Day

Date: 6th August 2016

Venue: Pune Institute of Business Management [PIBM]


PIBM organized the ‘Manufacturing Day’ at the campus on 6th August 2016, where Industry experts from the Manufacturing Sector were brought together to interact with the students. PIBM conducts this event every year to bring Corporates from various domains and discuss various topics. Through this event, PIBM students are imparted with every piece of information relating to manufacturing and the various challenges, opportunities, and threats faced in the industry.

Panel 1 was graced by the following Corporate Leaders:

Mr. Sudhir Gurtoo

Managing Director

Voith Industrial Service

Mr. Sunil Upmanya

President - Optical Fiber Business

Finloesx Group pvt. ltd.

The panel members shared their valuable insights with PIBM students on opportunities and amplification, challenges of the manufacturing sector in India with reference to Make in India initiative by Govt. of India. They discussed the flexibility of Govt. policy with respect to the road, water, employee facilities (such as hospital, school, colleges), local licenses (Factory Act, Pollution Control, ESI), challenges faced due to Chinese products, working capital (project feasibility, project finance), talent management. This event helped PIBM students to get a better understanding of the overall business and business-related policies.

Panel 2 was graced by the following Corporate Leaders:

Mr. Mahendra Patil

GM - HR

Whirlpool India Pvt.ltd.

Mr. Vinod Bidwaik

Director HR

DSM India Pvt. Ltd

Mr. Pradeeep Pankaj

GM HR

Fiat India Automobiles Pvt. Ltd

Mr. Shailendra S. Karve

GM – Works

Godfrey Philips India Ltd.

Mr. Rahul Mali

Asst. Manager - T&D

Gestmap

The panel members shared their valuable insights with PIBM students on ‘Young Talent (between 18 to 30 yrs.) Acquisition, Development & Amplification, Retention’. Also, they discussed the ‘Issues and Challenges faced by the manufacturing sector and how to address them’. This event helped PIBM students to get a better understanding of the various aspects of the business for the young emerging entrepreneurs.

Panel 3 was graced by the following Corporate Leaders:

Mr. Soumen Majumdar

Associate VP

Aurangabad Electrical Ltd.

Mr. Sushil Ojha

Sr. Manager Sales & Marketing

Tata Steel Ltd.

Mr. Mukund Jagidhar

GM HR

Essar Steel

The panel members shared their valuable insights with PIBM students on ‘How to achieve gender balance in progressive India with special reference to Encouraging Women’ and ‘Work-life balance especially for Women employees’. This event helped PIBM students to get a better understanding of the importance of gender balance in the workplace.

Panel 4 was graced by the following Corporate Leaders:

Mr. Prakash Karn

VP – HR

Xoriant Solution Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Sachitanand Kulkarni

VP- HR

Webonesis Lab Pvt. ltd.

Mr. Farooq Shaikh

Sr. GM HR

Tata ASAL

Mr. Satyen Kumar Das

GM - Finance and Admin

NORD Drive systems Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Amol Deshpande

Value Stream Manager

Kalyani Forge Ltd.

The topic of discussion was ‘Challenges faced by the manufacturing sector with regards to Talent Attraction and Retention’. The panel members shared their valuable insights with PIBM students about the management practices, policies, regulations that need to be practiced in the business world. This event helped PIBM students to get a better understanding of the importance of manufacturing companies and the challenges faced by them.