Management Development Programs 2016

At SDMIMD, Management Development Programs are designed to provide working executives with theoretical concepts and practices in management. The calendar is generally offered in the month of May, but certain in-demand programs are scheduled again later in the academic year. Read More>

MDP Contact: Prof. Malathi Sriram
Mobile: +91-9886521063, Email: mdp2016@sdmimd.ac.in

MDP Calendar 2016
Dimensions of Leadership - June 1 & 2
Communicating in a Crisis - June 3

MDP on Creativity and Problem Solving

An MDP on ‘Creativity and Problem Solving’ was conducted for corporate executives of various industries on May 25, 2016. The participants were from middle management level and appreciated the content and delivery of the day long program.
The faculty resource person of the program Dr. R. Jagadeesh, Dean – Academics and Professor – Operations, SDMIMD, conducted the sessions including understanding the terms creativity, problem solving, creative problem solving and their implications for managing change. How creativity and problem solving relate to making change happen and lead to desired results was lucidly demonstrated with exercises and games. Further, assessment of creativity, and barriers to creativity were also discussed. The pedagogy involved classroom lectures, presentations, games, hands on exercises, and case studies. Prof. Malathi Sriram, Coordinator of the program was present.  Dr. Sunil M.V., Librarian, SDMIMD, gave vote of thanks. 

MDP on Teaming for Managerial Success

Management Development Program (MDP) on Teaming for Managerial Success was organized on May 20, 2016. The program aimed at enabling participants to distinguish between groups and teams. The resources persons Dr. Nilanjan Sengupta and Dr. Mousumi Sengupta focused the program activity on the importance of creating high performance teams, effective communication in teams, leadership styles in leading teams, and managing conflict in teams. The program helped the participants in understanding the value of team work through simulation and exercises. 

Tie-up with University of Montevideo, Uruguay

SDMIMD has signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with University of Montevideo, Uruguay, establishing tie-up for the student and faculty exchange. The first student exchange is likely to take place in October / November 2016. 

Academic Interaction with University of Shanghai

Discussion with senior academics of the University of Shanghai, China, regarding furthering of tie-up schemes with SDMIMD. The tie-up for student and faculty exchange program with University of Shanghai is in operation from 2008. 

Class for Shanghai University Students

Director Dr. N.R. Parasuraman delivered the class for Masters Students in University of Shanghai, China, on May 15, 2016. The session on specific aspects of interest rates, loans and how these could be calculated using MS-Excel.

Fourth Middle East Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences

The Fourth Middle East Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences was organized at Dubai, UAE during May 13-15, 2016 jointly by SDMIMD, Mysore and J.A. Alpha Business Research & Publishers. The theme of the conference ‘Asia and the Financial Crisis - Rethinking the International Financial System’ attracted academic and corporate nominations across the globe. Mr. Horst Simon, CEO, Dubai Centre for Enterprise Risk Management/Risk Culture Builder, Dubai, UAE, inaugurated the conference at Al Murooj Rotana Hotel and delivered the keynote address.