A Session on “Contextualizing Management Education” was organized at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), India on 18th August, 2015 from 2.30 p.m to 4.30 p.m. The discussions which were in the nature of a freewheeling brainstorming session focused on sub-themes relating to Executive Education, Research and Public Policy Engagement.
Prof. Ashish Nanda, (Director), Prof. Ajay Pandey (Dean, Programmes), Prof. G. Raghuram (Dean, Faculty) and Prof. Rama Mohana Turaga (Associate Professor, Public Systems Group) from IIM-A initiated the discussions on the sub-themes and AMDISA Executive Board Members from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka participated in the deliberations.
The discussions were on how various institutions, including IIM-A, interact with various constituencies in the environment (business, society and government).
The following from SAARC countries took part in the session.
Prof. Ashish Nanda, Prof. Ajay Pandey, Prof. G.Raghuram and Prof. Rama Mohana Turaga.
Prof. Lakshman R Watawala, President, Institute of Certified Professional Managers, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dr. Ashok R Joshi, Director, IndSearch, Pune, India, Prof. Dr M Alimullah Miyan, Founder and Vice Chancellore, IUBAT, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dr. Ishrat Husain, Director, IBA, Karachi, Pakistan, Dr. A K M Saiful Majid, Director, IBA, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Prof. Nisar Ahmed Siddiqui, Director, IBA Sukkur, Pakistan, Prof. Subas K.C, Dean, School of Management, Kathmandu University, Kathmandu, Nepal, Dr. Madhumita Chatterji, Director, IFIM, Bangalore, India, Mr. Lhato Jamba, Director General, Gaeddu College of Business Studies, Chukka, Bhutan, and Mr. C Ramakrishna , Executive Director, AMDISA.
The above session was hosted by IIM-Ahmedabad after the 67th Executive Board Meeting of AMDISA at IIM-A on the forenoon of 18th August, 2015.
Session on "Contextualizing Management Education"
67th Executive Board Meeting