IIFT has announced the dates for its annual flagship business fest, Vivaan 3.0 as 17th, 18th and 19th August 2017. The mega event includes competitions & interactions with several high profiled personalities of the corporate world representing big players from different industry verticals. The theme for Vivaan 3.0 is” Industry 4.0 | Protectionism | Digitalization “.
The theme for Supply Chain & Operations summit, which is scheduled for the 2nd day of the 3 days long event, is “Operations Summit: Connected, smart and efficient integrated supply chain ecosystem”. We have 4 eminent speakers for the summit -
Mr. Parajit Talapatra - Territory Supply Chain Ops Head, Landmark Group- Bahrain
Mr. Puneet Kapoor - Head, SCM and CRM-Luxottica India
Mr. Rajesh Pednekar - International Expert-Pharma Supply Chain & Operations, Healthcare SF
Mr. Trinadh Musunuru - Regional Logistics Manager, East India- Castrol India
The speakers will talk about how the supply chain industry has evolved with integrated planning and execution systems, advancement in analytics, smart procurement and warehousing and the anticipated policy changes that are likely to have an impact on this space.
SCOPE, the supply chain and operations club of IIFT which is the brains behind this summit is one of the most active clubs among all b-schools. It has opened up the gates for the students of not only IIFT but other business schools to acquire as much expertise as they can through the numerous events they organise and competitions they float over various platforms. The Operations Summit during Vivaan 3.0 is a rare opportunity for students incline towards Ops, across various graduate/ post graduate colleges to gain exposure in this space.
OpsQuest - A competition organised by SCOPE - the Supply Chain & Operations Club of IIFT, calls for operation enthusiasts to battle it out over a preliminary quiz. Top 6 teams will then fight for the prize in a Simulation Game held to be conducted in two rounds on 14th, 15th (Online, part I) and finally on 19th August (part II) on campus.