Expert Talk: Mr. Ashish Gautam on SCM and Logistics – 3 March 2017
Name of Event – Expert talk
Date of Event – Friday, 3rd March ,2017
Objective of Event – Enable student to get exposure to Operations & Logistics
Details of Guests with Designation – Mr. Ashish Gautam
Experienced Logistics professional associated with Rivigo Services, Pvt.
Ltd. Indore as Cluster Sales Manager
Earlier associated with Ola Cabs, Mahindra Trucks& Buses,
Dignitaries Present –
Coordinator (s)/Convener – Prof Juhi Kamakoty (Coordinator Kaizen Club)
Details of Participants – All students of MBA Sem II
Achievements (if any) – nil
Write up giving highlights (not exceeding than 200 words)
Mr. Ashish talked about the latest Operations management techniques and trends. The resource person discussed the various on field projects to give the students an idea of applicability of the subject. He reinstated the need of appending the OM knowledge with the latest tools and techniques of the domain to enhance the employability of the students. The resource person introduced terms like SCM, Logistics, 3PL, 4PL etc to the students. He talked about the practices in SCM which are actually used in the contemporary scenario and enlightened students on the various job profiles in this area . He also highlighted the relevance of the subject for MBA students and emphasizes on developing the right attitude and skill set from the day itself if they perceive a career in this line. He stated that it is an evergreen and dynamic field with challenging jobs. The students need to have the right knowledge and skill to make it big here.
The session was interesting and engrossing. The expert talk eventually ended opening up new horizons for the students.
Prof. Juhi Kamakoty