• Eximius 2016 – Day 1

      The ninth edition of Eximius, National entrepreneurship summit of IIM Bangalore, that celebrates the spirit of entrepreneurship came to life on the 5th of august. The tagline for this edition was – The Time is Now. Eximius 2016 was inaugurated with a keynote address from the man behind many of India’s best-selling books linking management and mythology – Dr. Devdutt Patnaik. He used the example of a blade of grass to motivate the emerging start-ups and entrepreneurs. When we pluck grass from the ground, its roots are still entrenched in the soil. The grass survives. He urged the audience to find opportunities and not be afraid of threats. He egged them…

  • Eximius 2016 Inauguration by Dr. Devdutt Patnaik

    Eximius 2016 was inaugurated with a key note address from the man behind many of India’s best-selling books linking management and mythology – Dr. Devdutt Patnaik. His talk began with an overarching statement that everyone is seeking predictability. Both the entrepreneur who is in search of an investor as well as the business who is seeking the next big market wave seek predictability as it makes them feel secure. He said that once there is predictability, there is control and as a result we can better predict the future and hence feel secure. He then moved on to speak about the extent of control companies have on our ecosystem. He…