Faculty Outreach Activities 2019-20

FOA 2019-20 FOA 2018-19  FOA 2017-18  FOA 2016-17 FOA 2015-16
Dr. N.R. Parasuraman
Director & Professor-Finance
  • Invited for the inaugural ceremony of MarkerSpace organized by Infosys Mysore development center held on September 7, 2019. MarkerSpace @ MyDC is all about creating feasible solutions for problem statement using hardware kits. The theme was “Sustainability” with 6 different themes. MarkerSpace is a 24 hours hackthon event commenced from September 7, 2019.
  • Invited to deliver the keynote address at the National Conference on Contemporary Trends in Management Research organized by M.P. Birla Institute of Management held on August 30, 2019.
  • Was invited to be the Member of Board of Studies (BoS) for faculty of Management and Commerce, Mahatma Gandhi Mission Institute of Management & Research, Aurangabad.
  • The Case Teaching & Writing Workshop organized by AIMA (ICRC) in Collaboration with AICTE held on June 27 & 28, 2019. Dr. N.R Parasuraman invited to panel discussion on “Developing Cases based on Indian Ethos” & delivered the session on “Introduction to case writing (Why write a case study? What makes a good case study?)”

Dr. H. Gayathri
Deputy – Director & Professor - Marketing
  • Invited by Ashakirana Charitable Trust, Mysore, to be the Member for the 'Ashakirana Institutional Ethical Committee' for the period 2019-2022 (3 Years). 

Dr. R. Jagadeesh 
BE, ME, Ph. D
Professor - Operations
  • Reviewed the paper titled "Empirical evaluation of CSFs for Six Sigma implementation in Indian SMEs using AHP", submitted to The TQM Journal, an Emerald publication.

Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta
M.A. & Ph.D.
Professor - OB/HRM
  • Attended the 10th Indian Management Conclave 2019 held on August 2-3, 2019 in New Delhi as a delegate. 

Dr. M.R. Suresh
Professor - Marketing
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  • Evaluated a Ph D thesis in the area of Marketing and was subsequently part of the thesis defence assessment as well for a leading university. He was also part of the evaluation of the synopsis of another Ph D candidate.

Dr. Neetu Ganapathy
M.Sc., MDBA & Ph.D
Associate Professor - Systems
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  • Conducted a workshop on Monday, June 10, 2019 for undergraduate students from across Kodagu on how to prepare for an interview. The workshop comprised of a session on the essentials of facing an interview which was followed by practice interviews. The workshop, which was attended by 31 students, most of whom were impacted by the floods in Kodagu last year, was part of "Spoorthi 2019", a motivational camp for underprivileged students organised by the Kodava Deenabandhu Charitable Trust, Mysore. The Trust takes up the cause of underprivileged college students from across Kodagu by providing them with training and scholarships. 

Prof. Mohamed Minhaj
MCA, M.Phil
Associate Professor - Systems
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  • Was the chief guest for the inauguration of the IT Club of SDM MMK Mysuru on August 28, 2019. After the formal inauguration of the club, Prof. Minhaj delivered a talk on Building and Managing a Web Presence.
  • Was a resource person for a state level workshop conducted on August 7, 2019 by SBRR Mahajana College, Mysuru related to Trends in Research. The Workshop was inaugurated by Prof. G. Hemanth Kumar, Vice – Chancellor, University of Mysore.  Prof. Minhaj’s session was related to technological tools for questionnaire design, administration and analysis.
  • Delivered an online session regarding Business Analytics in a webinar organised by Accuracy Info Labs, Hyderabad on June 26, 2019.
  • Participated in the Stakeholders interaction on E-Waste Management in Mysuru , organized by CII, Mysore on  June 21, 2019 at SDMIMD
  • Was elected as the Vice Chairman  of the Mysore Chapter of Computer Society of India during the AGM held on May 12, 2019.
  • Participated in the Stakeholders Consultation meeting for revision in Government of Karnataka’s i4 Policy (IT, ITES, Innovation Incentive Policy) which was organized by CII Mysore on April 30, 2019.

Dr. M. Sriram
MBA, FCMA, M.Com, MPhil, Ph D
Assistant Professor - Finance
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  • Was invited to deliver a talk on 'Finances in India-Opportunities and Challenges' in the International Conference on Emerging Trends in Management,Information Technology and Education held at College of Commerce and Management, Srinivas University,Mangalore on August 17,2019.
  • Was invited as a speaker to deliver a talk on 'Trends in Capital Market' in  the 'Regional Investor Seminar'jointly organized by SEBI (Securities Exchange Board of India) and NSE Limited at Tumkur on July 27, 2019.
  • Attended a one week FDP on 'Empirical Research Methods in Corporate Finance Research' at IIM Kozhikode between July 16-20, 2019.
  • Attended a one day programme on 'Foreign Exchange Risk Management' at CII Naoroji Godrej Centre of Manufacturing Excellence, CII,Mumbai. The event as held on June 19, 2019.
  • Served as External Examiner and conducted the Research Advisory Committee (RAC) at School of Management, Presidency University, Bengaluru on May 17, 2019.

Dr. Jayakrishnan S 
Assistant Professor - Marketing
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  • Attended the Faculty development program on Market Research and Analytics at Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode from May 6 to May 8, 2019.
  • Reviewed manuscript titled "Enhancing Modularity in Healthcare Services through Integration" for Asia-Pacific Journal of Management Research and Innovation, SAGE publishers. 

Dr. Venkatraja B
MA, Ph.D
Assistant Professor - Economics
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  • Delivered a guest lecture on Building Economics at Wadiyar Centre for Architecture, Mysore on October 1, 2019.  
  • Delivered an invited guest lecture on the topic "Is Indian Economy Slipping to Recession? A Review" to the PG students of Vidhyavardhaka First Grade College, Mysore on September 27, 2019. 
  • Reviewed a researcher paper submitted to Management Labour and Studies, published by SAGE.  

Prof. L Gandhi
M.A., M.B.A., M.Phil., UGC-NET
Assistant Professor - OB/HRM
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  • Accompanied students of Workplace Learning and Development to a 2-day  OBT at LEAD OBT, Palakkad, Kerala on September 21-22, 2019.
  • As a resource person, handled a workshop on Emotional Intelligence at Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore on September 14, 2019.
  • As a Panel Member, attended the CII Mysuru Chapter's HR/IR panel meeting on June 19, 2019.
  • Attended a five-day Faculty Development Program on "Case Method Teaching" at IIM Trichy from May 13-17, 2019.