The Finance Conclave – which is the flagship event of the Finance and Economics club of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore – was organized on the 3rd of November 2012. The topic for the one-day conclave was ‘A Rendezvous with FMFM: Fast Moving Financial Market’. From welcoming the guests, to anchoring the sessions, to proposing the vote of thanks, the conclave was entirely managed by the students of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore.
In his welcome speech, Dr. J. P. Upadhyaya (Director, Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore) stressed on the importance of understanding the plethora of financial products available in the market.He dwelt on their pros and cons, and advised the students of Jaipuria Indore to make the most of the collective wisdom ofthe eminent corporate personalities and noted academicians present at the conclave.
Over the two technical sessions the students of Jaipuria Indore had the opportunity of hearing and interacting with industry stalwarts Mr. Amber Arondekar (MD, Power Train corporation), Mr. A. Shreenivas(Regional In-Charge, SIDBI) in the first technical session, which gauged the direction in which the current global and local Financial Markets were headed in.The panelists for the second Technical Session were Mr. RajendraGoyal, CA and Mr. B.J. Rao, Branch Head, Central Bank of India. This session dwelt on how an investor thinks and acts before investing, and presented the nitty-gritty of the currentfinancial market from the perspective of commercial banking.
Both Technical Sessions were preceded by a role-play by the students of Jaipuria Indore. This format was widely appreciated by the panelists, as it helped them understand the objectives and expectations from the discussions. The conclave was an opportunity for youngsters of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore to get a finger on the pulse of industry, and they made the most of it.