• IIMB Club Series: SIGMA

    We know that technology changes in the blink of an eye and that managers need to be aware of this before it happens. The booming IT sector in India has brightened the prospects of the systems industry and management students. SIGMA, the Systems club at IIMB, is the focal point for IT-related activities. Our target is to be a hub of techno-management excellence and to equip future managers with the managerial skills necessary to navigate through the dynamic business landscape. SIGMA acts as an intermediary between the students and the administration for all system infrastructure needs. SIGMA facilitates schemes such as the Pan-IIM laptop deal, the Peripheral deal and the…

  • IIMB Club Series: Public Policy Club

    In the recent past, the glare on public policy formulation has been rising and a serious dearth of managerial insight on these issues has been observed. IIMB too was established in 1973 with a view to cater to the growing managerial needs of the thriving public sector of the country. As this institute churns out the future leaders of tomorrow, the Public Policy Club plays a humble role in sensitizing the student fraternity about the policy issues which plague the society around us. We are a group of 15 students who share a common interest in understanding the dynamics that impact public policy implementation. The club organizes various events throughout the year aligned to the…

  • IIMB Club Series: Dress Circle

    It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words, and there is no better way to capture and convey a story than doing it through a picture. Dress Circle, the official video and photography club at IIM Bangalore is right now spearheading this peaceful revolution of broadening every IIM B students’ perspectives through not only its pictures, but also various events planned throughout the year. Since its inception, the club has been instrumental in capturing the serenity (amidst the hustle and the bustle) of student life. Be it a guest lecture, placement celebrations, a birthday or a cultural event, you will be sure to spot a few cool…

  • Vista – Day 2

    Day 2 of Vista, IIM Bangalore’s International Business summit presented by Cognizant witnessed future leaders of India coming together to celebrate the spirit of being Indi-genius in not just business but arts, science, politics and social issues. The day started with an interactive session from Mr. Siddharth Roy Kapur, MD of Disney India. Mr. Kapur, himself a B-school graduate, talked on how to make international brands relevant in the Indian market. The session centered on marketing strategies adopted by Disney India to promote its image as a brand that provides entertainment for the entire family rather than just for kids. He kept the audience engaged throughout the session with some…

  • Vista – Day 3

    The 3 day International Business summit, VISTA at IIM-Bangalore concluded with the future leaders battling through several challenges across business, entrepreneurship, social and political domain. On the final day, an interactive session with Mr. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra witnessed a packed auditorium, where in Mr. Mehra walked the audience through a montage of trailers and excerpts from 4 of his films. He shared his insights on the evolution of the cinema industry over the years, as one that has been heavily influenced by our society. In his opinion, “We are now at a place, from where we can build something new – in terms of cinema, in terms of society”. An…

  • Vista Day 1

    IIMB’s Vista Day 1 Sees Bangalore, September 25th, 2015 IIM Bangalore’s business fest Vista kicked off with the first day seeing action on multiple counts. The day began with the Youth Leadership Summit, and students were fortunate to host the eminent political veteran Shri Mani Shankar Aiyar who delighted the audience at IIMB with his unique perspective and witty humour. The session revolved around the pillars of development and democracy which have been instrumental in shaping the country India has become since independence. He specifically highlighted how India was always way ahead of the developed nations in adopting the principles of universal suffrage and affirmative action and implementing these to…