Building on the success of our inaugural event, this year's conclave promises an even more enriching
experience, we are thrilled to announce the upcoming edition of SYMBIनीति
2.0 - The Management Conclave.
SYMBIनीति 2.0 - The Management Conclave is a platform that
converges influential thought leaders to impart insights into the corporate world's intricacies,
this management conclave aims to continue its legacy of showcasing the expertise across various
fields to the students of SIBM Hyderabad.
The event will revolve around the theme of "NexusForge: Multigenerational
Workforce," which explores the interconnectedness of generations within the workforce,
emphasising the importance of fostering workplace bonds across diverse age groups. It's a compelling
exploration into achieving organisational success in an intergenerational workforce.
The conclave will be presented with a renowned speaker's address on "Choice Unbound: Thriving
in Paradox," urging all generations to simplify decisions and thrive collectively,
followed by a stimulating discussion by Industry experts on "BridgeTalk: Leading with
Cross-Gen Communication," exploring leadership challenges and effective communication
in multi-generational workforces and Tailored competitions for students that aim to motivate
aspiring managers by providing a platform to showcase skills and tackle corporate challenges.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honored to introduce Mr. Raghava Avvari, a
distinguished panelist for SymbiNeeti 2.0, meticulously aligned with the theme "NexusForge:
As the Managing Partner at Brane Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Avvari brings to the panel over two
decades of invaluable expertise in the Information Technology and Services sector. His pivotal role
in shaping human resource strategies reflects a profound understanding of the dynamic interplay
between technology and talent, resonating seamlessly with the complexities of a multigenerational
Mr. Avvari's presence significantly enriches our discourse on "BridgeTalk - Cross Gen Communication,"
where he will share insights into effective communication strategies fostering understanding across
diverse age groups. His exceptional speaking skills, refined over years of leadership, promise to
elevate the conversation and provide nuanced perspectives on navigating the intricate dynamics of
leadership in a multi-generational world.
Join us for SymbiNeeti 2.0, where Mr. Raghava Avvari's wealth of experience and profound insights
will contribute to an insightful exploration of leadership strategies, further illuminating the path
towards organizational success in a rapidly evolving business landscape.
The Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, is thrilled to announce Ms. Swapna Vittal as the distinguished facilitator for the panel discussion on "Transcending Aspirations: Journey to Success" at SymbiNeeti 2.0.
Ms. Swapna Vittal brings with her over two decades of invaluable experience within the dynamic realm of Human Resources. Her journey has been adorned with impactful contributions at renowned corporations like Genpact, 7.ai, and Cigniti Technologies, where she currently spearheads global HR business partner and Talent management teams. Armed with a Masters in Business Administration from Narsee Monjee, Ms. Vittal embodies a fusion of academic prowess and practical expertise.
Her passion for mentoring and fostering the next generation of leaders shines through in her interactions. Ms. Vittal has already made an indelible mark as a mentor, marveling at the remarkable clarity of thought and insatiable thirst for learning exhibited by the young minds of today.
Ms. Vittal’s extensive experience, coupled with a genuine zeal for nurturing talent, perfectly aligns with the event's theme of transcending aspirations. She embodies the ethos of success by bridging the gap between seasoned expertise and the ambitious aspirations of emerging talent.
Join us in extending a warm welcome to Ms. Swapna Vittal as she shares her wealth of experience and insights, guiding us on a journey toward success at SymbiNeeti 2.0.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honoured to introduce Mr A Vinod Kumar, a distinguished panellist for SymbiNeeti 2.0, meticulously aligned with the theme "NexusForge: Multigenerational Workforce".
As the CEO of SAND Network Pvt Ltd, Mr Vinod brings over three decades of invaluable expertise in sales and marketing to the panel. His role in shaping marketing strategies reflects a profound understanding of the dynamic interplay between technology and talent, resonating seamlessly with the complexities of a multigenerational workforce.
Mr. Vinod’s presence significantly enriches our discourse on "Transcending Aspirations: The Journey to Success”, where he will share insights into how leadership mindset influences organisational success. His exceptional speaking skills, refined over years of leadership, promise to elevate the conversation and provide nuanced perspectives on navigating the intricate dynamics of leadership in a multi-generational world.
Join us for SymbiNeeti 2.0, where Mr A Vinod Kumar’s wealth of experience and profound insights will contribute to an insightful exploration of leadership strategies, further illuminating the path towards organisational success in a rapidly evolving business landscape.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honoured to introduce Mr. Dazil Fernandez who will be facilitating the panel discussion for “BridgeTalk: Leading with Cross-Gen Communication” at SymbiNeeti 2.0.
Dazil Fernandez is an accomplished HR professional having spent over 20 years in the corporate arena. His expertise lies in designing and facilitating Leadership Interventions for middle and senior leaders and a range of behavioural interventions for executives across the hierarchy. He founded Success Enablers in 2017 and ever since has worked with over 24 organisations across industry segments in deploying learning programs.
Personal Effectiveness, Managerial Effectiveness, Leadership Skills and Workplace Engagement are subjects that he frequently deals with. He holds the unique reputation of organising competency development programs for the Principal Scientists of ICAR, India's premiere govt body that spearheads Agricultural Research. As a guest faculty at Administrative Staff College Of India ASCI, he conducts some key leadership programs for senior professionals. He is on the advisory board of Vigour360, India's first AI driven Health Screening Solutions provider catering to corporates and educational institutions. MARS India, Bank of America, Arvind Ltd and IVY Comptech are some firms where he played key roles in Human Resources.
A techie turned HR professional, he holds some key certifications viz., Franklin Covey Certified - 7 Habits of Highly Effective PEople - Facilitator, Blanchard Companies Certified - Situational Leadership - II Facilitator, Alpha Stars Certified - Nuero Linguistic Program Practitioner Thomas Certified - People Profile Analysis User and Erickson International Certified - Coach.
We are pleased to have him on board, to help us broaden our horizons of thinking, through his garnered expertise at SymbiNeeti 2.0.
Ms. Chetana Patnaik, an esteemed luminary, graces the platform of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, as a distinguished panelist for SymbiNeeti 2.0. Aligned meticulously with the theme "NexusForge: Multigenerational Workforce,"
Ms. Patnaik, proudly encompassing a distinguished career spanning over 2.5 decades, currently holds the esteemed position of Head HR, L&T Transportation Infrastructure Independent Company. Her invaluable contributions and dedicated service underscore her exceptional ability to navigate the intricate dynamics of the corporate landscape.
Ms. Patnaik's pivotal insights align seamlessly with the exclusive session titled "BridgeTalk - Cross Gen Communication." Her profound expertise promises a deeper understanding of effective communication strategies across diverse age groups. Leveraging her exceptional leadership acumen, honed over the years, Ms. Patnaik will elevate the conversation by providing nuanced perspectives on leading multi-generational teams.
Join us at SymbiNeeti 2.0 to benefit from Ms. Chetana Patnaik's wealth of experience and profound insights. Her expertise will undoubtedly enrich the discourse on leadership strategies, offering illuminating pathways for organizational success amidst the evolving business landscape.
The Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honored to announce Mr. S. Padmanabhan as one of our distinguished panelists for SymbiNeeti 2.0. An esteemed figure in the Human Resources field, Mr. Padmanabhan has a rich and diverse career spanning various industries, including Pharma and EPC majors. He has held key positions at esteemed organizations such as MSN Laboratories, Larsen & Toubro, Cadila Pharmaceuticals, and Dr. Reddy's Laboratories.
In his role as the Head of Human Resources at MSN Laboratories, Mr. Padmanabhan has played a pivotal role in driving strategic initiatives and fostering talent development. His expertise extends to areas such as Strategic Business Support, Crisis Management, and HR Process Excellence, making him a seasoned professional with a wealth of knowledge.
We eagerly anticipate Mr. S. Padmanabhan's insights on the topic: "BridgeTalk: Leading with Cross-Gen Communication," drawing from his expertise in navigating the complexities of the business landscape, thriving in challenging environments, and shaping the future of HR. Join us at SymbiNeeti 2.0 to gain valuable perspectives on leadership, organizational development, and the evolving role of HR from this distinguished industry leader.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honoured to introduce Ms Latha Chembrakalam the distinguished keynote speaker for SymbiNeeti 2.0, who would be sharing her rich experiences on “Choice Unbound: Thriving in Paradox ."
Ms Latha Chembrakalam is a dynamic business leader with more than three decades of experience. She joined Continental Automotive, India in August 2021 as the head of Technical Center India which is a 6000 people organisation. In her role, she is responsible for engineering competence for global and local markets, focusing on Automotive Technologies that include Autonomous Mobility and Safety, and Vehicle Networking and Information business areas and several Center of excellences in the new technology area. She is also responsible for the strategy and growth of the centre into a trusted partner contributing to Continental’s global R&D expertise. A a certified coach from CFI, holds a B.Tech degree in applied electronics and instrumentation from the Trivandrum college of engineering
A seasoned professional with extensive experience in engineering and business leadership, she has contributed significantly in roles at Robert Bosch, Siemens, and Bharat Heavy Electricals. Her accolades include Top 10 Women Tech Leaders 2022, Top 100 Influential Leaders in AI 2023, and recent awards from Wequity and Women in Leadership WILL Choice. She excels in forming impactful technology teams for business success.
We are pleased to have her on board to enlighten us with her expertise at SymbiNeeti 2.0 and explore leadership strategies and organisational success in a constantly evolving business landscape through her wealth of experience.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is privileged to introduce Mr. Aamir Ajmal, a distinguished panelist for SymbiNeeti 2.0, aligning seamlessly with the theme "NexusForge: Multigenerational Workforce."
As the Founder & CEO of Altum Staffing & Marketing Solutions Pvt. Limited, Mr. Ajmal brings a wealth of entrepreneurial experience to our esteemed panel. With over 15 years in marketing and strategy, his leadership journey exemplifies the intersection of innovation and business acumen. Mr. Ajmal's insights promise to provide a fresh perspective on navigating the complexities of a multi-generational workforce.
In our discourse on "Transcending Aspirations: Journey to Success," Mr. Aamir Ajmal's entrepreneurial spirit will undoubtedly enrich our understanding of a growth-oriented leadership mindset and its profound impact on organizational success and generational legacies.
Join us for SymbiNeeti 2.0, where Mr. Ajmal's entrepreneurial journey and dynamic insights will be integral to exploring strategies that propel success in today's ever-evolving business landscape.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honored to present Mr. Raveendra K, a distinguished panelist for SymbiNeeti 2.0, perfectly aligning with the theme "NexusForge: Multigenerational Workforce.
Mr. Raveendra (Ravee) boasts an impressive two decades of corporate expertise, specializing in leadership hiring for 15 years across diverse sectors like Technology, BFSI, and Management Consulting. His unique strengths lie in seamlessly integrating business acumen with robust relationship-building skills, resulting in precise talent acquisition. With extensive HR expertise spanning Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, and Business HR functions, Mr. Ravee's journey includes leadership roles at renowned organizations such as AXA, HCL Technologies, and Hewlett Packard.
In 2019, he transitioned into dynamic entrepreneurship, founding Konnectrack Infosolutions Pvt Ltd (KIPL). Mr. Ravee's commitment to consistent client service defines KIPL as a trusted global partner in executive search. His prior role as Director at S&P Global added depth to his industry knowledge. Mr. Ravee's academic journey includes studying at the prestigious IIT and IIM, further solidifying his foundation. In essence, Mr. Ravee's profound experience and unwavering dedication position KIPL as a beacon of excellence in the field of executive search.
The Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is honoured to present Mr. Devendra Mane, a distinguished panelist for SymbiNeeti 2.0, perfectly aligned with the theme "NexusForge: Multigenerational Workforce."
Introducing Mr. Devendra Mane, a powerhouse of innovation and leadership currently serving as the Senior Vice President at Shriram Life Insurance. With an illustrious journey spanning over 18 years, Mr. Mane has dedicated his career to sculpting the landscape of training, performance management, and strategy in the dynamic realm of the financial services industry.
Mr. Devendra Mane, Senior Vice President at Shriram Life Insurance, with 18+ years in finance, led learning at AU SMALL FINANCE BANK, transformed training and channel development at Future Generali, and excelled in roles like National Training Manager and Zonal Training Manager at AEGON Religare Life Insurance.
Mr. Mane's passion lies in crafting and implementing robust training programs that empower individuals and teams. He takes pride in a proven track record of strategic innovation and performance management, contributing significantly to organizational growth.
We cordially invite you to join us for SymbiNeeti 2.0, where Mr. Mane’s dynamic experience and knowledge will help professionals who share a vision for excellence in Learning & Development to explore collaboration opportunities, and together, contribute to the ever-evolving landscape of the financial industry.
Balaprakash AVND, CA,CS Profile : I am a Chartered accountant, Company Secretary with Masters in Commerce. Has got total 20+5 years of Pre and Post Qualification experience in Finance & accounts, Audit, Taxation, Treasury, MIS, M&A, Corporate Governance & Secretarial. Worked in Manufacturing Industry viz EID Parry (Sugar Industry), VST Industries (Tobacco & Cigarettes), Tecumseh (Air compressors) and in Service Industry viz DQ Entertainment ( Animation Industry) and currently working in Belcan India as a Finance Controller. Handled many complex Tax issues and specialized in consolidation of financial Statements in IGAAP & IFRS, has Setup Internal Controls towards SOX compliance, Got many awards and appreciations for handling challenging tasks in my career. Trained many young finance executives in their career path.
Current Company (Belcan India) : Head Quartered in Cincinnati, US, we provide Design, analysis, aftermarket Engg services and Software solutions for Aero Engine & Aero Structure Customers like GE, Rolls Royce, Airbus, Collins Aero etc and also cater Design engg services for Automotive Industry, Manufacturing and Supply Chain also provide Workforce Solutions (end to end recruitment and placement support) for various MNC’s