• Challenge Convention, Transform Tomorrow

    Once upon a time, long ago there was a faraway land called ‘somewhere’, ruled by an efficient king. Because the king wanted to make the life of his subjects easy, he formed a committee of his ministers to frame a set of conventions that would illustrate means of carrying out all the tasks. This document called the ‘rulebook’ was widely circulated and enforced and all the subjects started following it religiously. Soon, the entire kingdom was mechanized for every work became a routine and the subjects turned into mere puppets guided by the strings of the ‘rulebook’. Even the king turned apathetic and confined himself to the comforts of his…

  • Eximius 2012 – Day 2 Updates

    Ingen: INGEN is the flagship B-plan contest of Eximius, the Entrepreneurship Summit at IIM Bangalore that provides budding entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their ideas that could be the next big startup. This year INGEN attracted more than 150 B-plan submissions from pan India out of which 8 teams were finally shortlisted to present their business ideas to the VCs and an open audience on 2nd day of Eximius. After a very close competition, a business venture for ‘Solar Powered Crop Harvesting Machine’ emerged as the winner of the competition.

  • Eximius 2012 – Day 1 Updates

    Eximius 2012 kicked off in grand fashion on Aug 11, 2012. The two day event was flagged off with the inauguration ceremony for which Mr. Ramji Raghavan,  Founder and Chairman of Agastaya Foundation was the Chief Guest. Mr. Raghavan congratulated IIMB and its Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell for organizing India’s largest Entrepreneurship summit. He encouraged the students to take the path of entrepreneurship and become nation builders. 

  • War of Sections 2012

    Viveka Sra (PGP 2012-14) writes about the WAR between the sections!!  It was the week after Aarambh, the first year was reveling in the wonderful cultural commencement of the times to come, when the bugle of war split this community into A, B, C, D and E. Each of the sections, under the command of their CRs was ready to conquer the battlefield. The first event called the ‘Ice Breaker’ conducted by the Sports Council managed to turn up the heat. The section teams which were a mix of PGP1 and PGP2 s, competed in Gulli-Cricket, Throwball, Tug-o-War and Volleyball. Section E emerged as the winner in this round. Networth…

  • 7th entrepreneurship summit starts at IIMB

    Bangalore Mirror | August 7th 2014 Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, is offering an opportunity for participants to define whether they have what it takes to stand out in this world with the Eximius 2014 — their annual entrepreneurship summit. The seventh edition of the two-day summit will be held on August 9-10 at the institute with the theme being The Road Less Travelled that aims at bringing to the fore unconventional forms of entrepreneurship. The summit is being conducted in close association with the NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) at IIMB. Eximius 2014, in association with Trendin.com, will feature a variety of events and talks by personalities…

  • Unconventional Entrepreneurship

    The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell (EnI) at the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore (IIMB) is organizing Eximius 2011 – IIM Bangalore’s flagship entrepreneurship summit on August 13th and 14th, 2011. Eximius is an annual event that attracts participation from close to 150 colleges across the nation. The fourth edition of EXIMIUS will focus on breakthrough start-ups with its theme “Unconventional Entrepreneurship”.

  • Eximius 2012

    The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell (EnI) of Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore presents its flagship annual festival – Eximius 2012- the biggest Entrepreneurship Summit in the country. The summit will be held over two days – 11th and 12th of August, 2012 – at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. The summit brings the aspiring student entrepreneurs from over 150 colleges a chance to showcase their ideas to venture capitalists, attend workshops to give shape to their ideas and obtain guidance from people who have gained success in their ventures. Keeping in mind the testing times that businesses around the world are going through, the theme for this year is…

  • Blood Donation Camp at IIMB

    Student managers at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore demonstrated their sensitivity towards the society last Saturday, the 21st of July, by hosting a hugely successful blood donation camp in association with Narayana Hrudayalaya and Sparsh hospitals. The blood donation camp, which has become integral with the social fabric of the institution was, for the first time organized in 2006. Such camps are organised twice a year since then, with around 100 student donors volunteering to donate blood on each instance.This year the day-long camp saw a collection of 101 units of blood.