NEW YORK, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — IIM Ahmedabad Alumni Association (IIMAAA) North America is pleased to announce its 2016 Annual Global Event to be held at the iconic Taj Pierre in Manhattan on Friday and Saturday the 22nd and 23rd of July, 2016.
The theme of this event is “Leadership and Change in an Interconnected World” and features prominent speakers from Main Street, the financial industry, academia and consulting. For more information please visit www.iimaglobalevent.com.
We will have prominent leaders such as Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin, India’s Permanent Representative to UN, Ajay Banga, CEO, MasterCard, Harit Talwar, MD, Goldman Sachs, “Tiger” Tyagarajan, CEO, Genpact, Padmaja Chunduru, Country Head, SBI talk about leadership, future of marketing and other topics.
IIMA Director Ashish Nanda, Dean Arvind Sahay, and Professor Rakesh Basant will join fellow professors from Harvard Business School, Stern School NYU, Wharton, and Chicago Booth to discuss future of Management education. Director Ashish Nanda will also address the alumni and discuss the plans and priorities for IIMA in coming years.
IIMAAA takes great pleasure in recognizing the inception of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad as the fruit of partnership between visionaries like Vikram Sarabhai, local entrepreneurs, government, and global institutions like Harvard. Throughout history, IIM A has always prided itself on a highly selective admission process and a dedication to excellence in management and business education and research. IIMA alumni and faculty today enjoy a uniquely privileged reputation globally for their singular contributions to the world of business, academics and economic development. Alumni in the USA include numerous members of senior management in Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurs, money managers, eminent management gurus and distinguished university faculty.
SOURCE IIM Ahmedabad Alumni Association North America