The Operations Club at St. Joseph’s Institute of Management (SJIM) organized an operations Conclave on 16th November 2017. The whole conclave revolved around the topic of what operations is, what it stands for, and what you will learn if you do choose to take this up in the future as a career.
The audience was fortunate to listen to three expert speakers who has very good industry knowledge and experience. The first speaker, Mr.Vidyadhar who has been working as the General Manager, of Sansera Engineering Pvt. Ltd. from 2007,He spoke on the various situations you can encounter when you join as an operation executive, He not only gave an insight on what is expected from the operations industry but also on how to achieve it. The next speaker, Mr. Martin Pampilly Head- Operations Ujjivan Small Finance Bank, spoke about the various challenges faced in Operation, The operations mantra according to him is -to be childlike and understand where it all starts and where it ends
The final speaker for the event was Mr. Joseph Anthony who is the Operations Manager at Cisco, focused on the classic question “What makes an operations manager successful?”, according to him to be successful, the main task involves getting all your team members to think alike and give your customers sufficient choices so that they will keep coming back to you.
The event also had a fun question and answer round, where the participants who answered correctly were given gift vouchers.
The vote of thanks was read by Raveena Roy student coordinator (Operations).