Mr. Sushanta Pattnaik, CEO, LRT Limited, inaugurated the Fifteenth Editions of the mega event ‘GIM FEST 18, ‘Kairos 2k18’ by lighting the lamp on 2nd March 2018 at the GIM premises. In his Inaugural address, he highlighted that attitude is the base for everything. Visionary leaders  should know about his employees thoroughly. It is best to understand whether he has come out with commitment or complaints. Creative minds are always welcome. Corporates are looking for smart employees and not just hardworking ones.

Dr. Thomas T. Thomas, Director, GIM delivered the Presidential Address. Mr. Guruvayoorappan N, II MBA, Student Co-ordinator, welcomed the gathering. Ms. Divyashree M., Faculty Co-ordinator introduced the event. A Video Presentation of the Event was shown by Mr. Muhammed Ramees P, II Year MBA. Ms. Hima Edward, II MBA student, coordinator of the GIMFest’18 proposed the Vote of Thanks.

GIMFest, the Annual Inter-B-School Management Meet conducted by Guruvayurappan Institute of Management (GIM), is a mega-event where aspiring managers from major B-Schools of South India conglomerate. It is designed to provide a platform where future corporate leaders get to compete with each other to fine-tune and hone their diverse managerial skills.  This event is organized by the students of GIM but they do not compete in the games.

The Theme for this year was “Kairos 2K18” – Knit in time.

About 151 students from 14 B-schools from different parts of the country took part in this event. The Event started at 10.00 am and the various events, with series of rounds, were conducted simultaneously in different venues.

The major events conducted were –

·  AUGUSTUS    -   Best Manager 

·  ZHOU    -   Business Quiz; 

·  JULIAN     -  The Marketing Game;

·  PALEOLITHIC  -  The HR Game;

·  OBELISKS  -   The Finance game; 

·  STONEHENGE   -  The Best Management Team,  

·  FIANCHETTO  -  The Logistics Event

·  MERKHET  -  Simulation Study