events

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october

  • 30th
    WeSchool - Championing Rural Growth through Management Education

    WeSchool - Championing Rural Growth through Management Education

    Riding on India's rural growth wave, WeSchool has been felicitated as 'Champion of Rural Markets 2018' for advocating rural growth through Management Education, at The 6th Annual Economic Times, Rural Strategy Summit, Delhi. #ETRuralStrategy Through the mega conference The Times Group invited business leaders, marketers, and all stakeholders on a single platform to deliberate upon creating path-breaking rural strategies. The discussion evolved panel discussions on the exponential growth story of the Rural India. Achieving this milestone has been possible from the efforts of the faculty, students, alumni and the WE Team!
  • 24th
    “Business + Design” conference in association with WeSchool, Mumbai and UsabilityMatters.Org(UMO), a not for profit organization

    “Business + Design” conference in association with WeSchool, Mumbai and UsabilityMatters.Org(UMO), a not for profit organization

    The objective of any product design lies in its usability quotient. Designing the product right is taking precedence over merely manufacturing the right product. Today, Design thinking approach is inspiring businesses to relook at the product portfolio from the user’s perspective. Bringing together the various techniques and thinking processes in designing a product was the recently held “Business + Design” conference in association with S.P. Mandali's WeSchool, Mumbai and UsabilityMatters.Org(UMO), a not for profit organization on WeSchool campus, Mumbai. The one day summit aimed at inspiring product designers, marketing professionals and entrepreneurs to reach out to their consumers by empathising to their needs through product/service design that solves problems and adds convenience. The conference also witnessed the inaugural of ‘Dmagics’- Design for Management and Growth in Corporations and Society Exhibition by WeSchool to showcase socially beneficial innovative business concepts developed by its students.
  • 22nd
    WeSchool welcomes the changemakers

    WeSchool welcomes the changemakers

    With an objective to inspire students to become changemakers in life, WeSchool and New India Junction, a youtube channel for the change-makers of today and the leaders of tomorrow, organised an open mic on WeSchool campus, Mumbai. The event can be well summed up in the words of Rouble Nagi, known for bringing Art to life through Misaal Mumbai. She mentions that while it’s important to earn money for a living, it is important to help the underprivileged. It is important to be a listener to friends, family or a poor person and step in as an initiator to make a change. In a nutshell, the session motivated the young talent to make a difference in the direction of a societal change.
  • 12th
    Inaugural of India - Sweden Nobel Memorial Quiz 2018

    Inaugural of India - Sweden Nobel Memorial Quiz 2018

    The 'We' philosophy has inspired us to jointly collaborate with Consulate General of Sweden and Mälardalen University for a host of student initiatives on WeSchool campus. Events such as Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2018, Swedish design exhibition 'Design for Dignity' and photo exhibition 'Access Abilty', have become avenues for a socio -cultural exchange and knowledge driven opportunities.

august

  • 21st
    CII 4th Higher Education Summit 2018, 4th edition of the Higher Education Summit

    CII 4th Higher Education Summit 2018, 4th edition of the Higher Education Summit

    The central theme of the summit ‘Disrupt or Get Disrupted’, invited academia, government and senior HR leaders to relook at higher education amidst technological advancements. The summit was chaired by Prof. Dr. Uday Salunkhe, Chairman, CII Western Region, Higher Education Sub-Committee, and Group Director, WeSchool. The panellists discussed topics such as, ‘Voice of Stakeholders: Expectations and Responsibilities’, ‘Technology Disruption & Future of Work’, ‘Collaboration, Co-creation & Incubation’, ‘Role of Self for the Future of Education’. The summit was attended by prominent personalities such as Sanjay Jog, Chief People Officer, Reliance Jio; Dr. Suhas Pednekar, Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai; Lyndon Rego, Executive Director, Centre for Leadership at African Leadership University, Mauritius; Sujatha Sudheendra, Head-HR, Aditya Birla Finance; Sunil Khanna, Chairman, CII WR Sub-Committee on Skill Development & President and Managing Director, Vertiv Energy amongst others.

june

  • 25th
    Foundation Fortnight PGDM 18-20 Mumbai

    Foundation Fortnight PGDM 18-20 Mumbai

    'Prayaan' defining the sustainable future took over as the theme for Foundation Fortnight, WeSchool - Mumbai this year. Traditionally, business schools have always educated future managers in the technical and functional skills central to their role as custodians of shareholder capital. But, the scenario is changing. Businesses today need future leaders capable of making sustainable decisions and thinking long term. Through orientation events such as Foundation Fortnight 2018, WeSchool, strives to develop the capabilities of students to be future generators of sustainable value for business and society at large and to work for an inclusive and sustainable global economy.
  • 20th
    Foundation Fortnight PGDM 18-20 Bengaluru

    Foundation Fortnight PGDM 18-20 Bengaluru

    ‘Samyak – Journey to Perfection’ was the theme for ‘Neev 2018’- the Foundation Fortnight at We School, Bengaluru Campus. Samyak stands for getting polished and the We School fraternity look forward to helping students chisel their knowledge and skills in more than one dimensions. Neev 2018 started with zeal and enthusiasm on 20 June 2018, with lighting of the lamp ceremony in the esteemed presence of our Chief Guest, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri Dr B. N. Suresh, Chancellor, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, and President of Indian National Academy of Engineering, Delhi; Advocate Shri S. K. Jain, Chairman, Managing Council, S. P. Mandali and Local Managing Committee, WeSchool; Smt. Madhuritai Misal, Member, Managing Council, S. P. Mandali Trust, and member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly; Shri Mihir Prabhu Desai, Member, Managing Council, S. P. Mandali Trust, along with Prof. Dr. Uday Salunkhe, Group Director, WeSchool and Dr. Madhavi Lokhande, Dean, WeSchool, Bengaluru campus.
  • 17th
    UN Women India, in collaboration with WeSchool and Business of Idea, launched its campaign #MujheHaqHai on WeSchool Campus

    UN Women India, in collaboration with WeSchool and Business of Idea, launched its campaign #MujheHaqHai on WeSchool Campus

    UN Women India, in collaboration with Business of Ideas and WeSchool, launched its campaign #MujheHaqHai on WeSchool campus, recently. The objective of the video is to inspire women and girls across India and beyond, and spread the message – that women have the right to live a life on their terms, and the right to make their own choices.

april

  • 16th
    Convocation 2018 - MMS and 3 Years Part-Time Master’s Degree Program

    Convocation 2018 - MMS and 3 Years Part-Time Master’s Degree Program

    The convocation ceremony of graduating batches, MMS (Masters in Management Studies) and 3 Years Part-Time Master’s Degree Program in Marketing, Human Resources, Information Technology and Finance was a lively event on WeSchool campus. Mr. Sreekanth Arimanithaya, Senior Vice President, Integrated Workforce Management and India Co-Managing Director, DXC Technology, the Chief Guest; Advocate Shri S. K. Jain, Chairman, Managing Council, S. P. Mandali and Local Managing Committee, WeSchool; Prof. Dr Uday Salunkhe, Group Director, WeSchool and Dr. Santosh Tendulkar, Dean, Administration, WeSchool shared their experience and words of wisdom to achieve success in career and personal life, with students. Principals of leading colleges, Dr. Dilip Sheth, Principal, S. P. College, Pune; Dr. Suhas Pednekar, Ramnarain Ruia College, Mumbai and Dr. Shobhana Vasudevan, Principal, R.A. Podar College of Commerce graced the occasion. Annual convocation of the 2016 Batch, Autonomous Programs, S.P. Mandali's Prin L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool), Mumbai campus. Gracing the occasion were the esteemed panel of trustees, Shikshan Prasarak Mandali Trust. Hon’ble Chief Guest, Ms Shalini Singh, Head – Corporate Communications, TATA Power and TEDx speaker; Smt. Madhuri Misal, MLA, and Trustee, S.P. Mandali’s Trust.

march

  • 30th
    288 students from all over India compete in the 36 hours non-stop #SmartIndiaHackathon2018 today, 30 March and on Saturday, 31 March on WeSchool campus, Mumbai

    288 students from all over India compete in the 36 hours non-stop #SmartIndiaHackathon2018 today, 30 March and on Saturday, 31 March on WeSchool campus, Mumbai

    WeSchool, Mumbai, was proud to collaborate as the only nodal centre in Mumbai for the Smart India Hackathon 2018, Software Edition on Friday, 30 March and Saturday, 31 March 2018 on WeSchool campus. Each student group applied their technical knowledge to solve a problem statement and develop software solutions for improving governance and quality of life. The problem statements were be given by Ministry of Commerce and Industry and Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
  • 20th
    PGDM Convocation 2018, Mumbai and Bengaluru

    PGDM Convocation 2018, Mumbai and Bengaluru

    Dressed in the academic regalia were enthusiastic students teeming with animated discussions and greeting friends, faculty and staff. The ceremonious event of the convocation had Chief Guest, Bhavna Doshi, independent consultant and former partner, member firm of KPMG in India, alongside Advocate Shri S. K. Jain, Chairman, Managing Council, S. P. Mandali and Local Managing Committee, WeSchool; Prof. Dr Anil Rao Paila, Sr. Dean, WeSchool, Bengaluru and Prof. Dr Uday Salunkhe, Group Director, WeSchool, awarding the convocation certificates to the graduating batches of students from across eight full-time post graduate diploma programs.
  • 12th
    WeSchool IMPACT - Play to Win

    WeSchool IMPACT - Play to Win

    IMPACT (Inter MMS PGDM Annual Cricket Tournament), a two-week flagship event of S.P Mandali’s WeSchool geared in action. Ten business management schools across Mumbai battled the winning title. This year marked the 26th year of this annual event. As a special gesture to the infinity of women power, a women’s cricket was played with women taking to the cricket the pitch. Their performance was greeted with loud cheers from the audience. Mrs Sonia Kulkarni, the brave cancer survivor, an ambassador from "The pink Initiative" carried the show forward by creating awareness about ‘pinkathon’, an event to support breast cancer awareness, involving an awareness video and some fun-filled activities with the students.
  • 9th
    The Consulate General of Sweden in Mumbai in cooperation with WeSchool inaugurated the Ung Svensk Form design exhibition in Mumbai

    The Consulate General of Sweden in Mumbai in cooperation with WeSchool inaugurated the Ung Svensk Form design exhibition in Mumbai

    The Consulate General of Sweden in Mumbai in cooperation WeSchool inaugurated the Ung Svensk Form design exhibition in Mumbai today. It was organised by Svensk Form (The Swedish Society of Crafts and Design) in cooperation with ArkDes, IKEA, the City of Malmö and Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair. The prime theme of the pieces in the exhibition was sustainability and circular economy.
  • 6th
    Marathi Fest 'Maifal'

    Marathi Fest 'Maifal'

    The annual two-day event Marathi Lit Fest 'Maifal' by Maharashtra Times and knowledge partner, S.P. Mandalis' WeSchool invited young minds and renowned authors, poets and poetesses, actors and theatre gurus like play director, Shri. Achyut Deshingkar to share their views on some of the most talked about topics in writing and media content. Some of the sessions that gripped the audience were 'web series- present and future' and 'Indian perspective, marketability, raising finance and content'.

february

  • 12th
    S.P. Mandali’s WeSchool sweeps BMA Awards this year

    S.P. Mandali’s WeSchool sweeps BMA Awards this year

    It is yet another momentous occasion for all of us here at WeSchool and with great pride and joy we would like to share with you that, S.P.Mandali’s WeSchool has won the award for the "Best Management Institute (Pvt. Tier 1)" at 39th BMA (Bombay Management Association) Corporate Leadership Awards 2016-17 for Academic Excellence. This is in recognition of outstanding performance of the Institute and Excellence in Management Education. WeSchool team overall bagged 4 awards in all 3 categories i.e. the Institute, Faculty and Student, this inspires us and ascertains that we are certainly working towards our vision to nurture thought leaders and practitioners through inventive education.
  • 5th
    Entreprenuers @WeSchool awarded Convocation Certificates

    Entreprenuers @WeSchool awarded Convocation Certificates

    I came, I saw, I conquered. Such was the batch of entrepreneurs who came from the family managed business families. They came to acquire knowledge of business management. They applied solutions in their day-to-day business. They saw in person businesses and their models in India and abroad. They conquered and mastered the skill to stay relevant in today's business scenario.

january

  • 30th
    WeSchool, India's leading B-School and Maharashtra State Rural Livelihood Mission (MSRLM) joined hands to drive the mission of UMED in the hinterlands of Maharashtra

    WeSchool, India's leading B-School and Maharashtra State Rural Livelihood Mission (MSRLM) joined hands to drive the mission of UMED in the hinterlands of Maharashtra

    WeSchool in collaboration with MSLRM introduced and acquainted women in 100 SHGs to basics in management education. Through a series of workshops, women started presenting their products with basic branding, hygienic packaging with nutritional information and shelf life dates. The trained women displayed their newly packaged products at 'Saras', an annual exhibition of products sourced from 250 SHGs from across India. They assessed market response for new development. MSLRM and WeSchool further initiated divisional training to 90-100 SHGs at Raigad, Nashik, Pune and Palghar thus creating sustainable livelihoods for rural women through home-grown/homemade products.
  • 24th
    Smart India Hackathon 2018 workshop hosted on the WeSchool campus

    Smart India Hackathon 2018 workshop hosted on the WeSchool campus

    A workshop on Smart India Hackathon 2018 was conducted for participating students at S.P.Mandali’s Prin.L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management (WeSchool) campus recently. Dignitaries like Dr Amit Dutta, Regional Officer, AICTE, WRO Mumbai, Mr Vivek Kulkarni, Chief Architect, Persistent Systems and Prof Dr Uday Salunkhe, Group Director, WeSchool addressed the gathering of large number of students to create awareness about the importance of participating in this nation building activity.
  • 23rd
    WeSchool partnered with the Academy of Indian Marketing and organized the International Research Conference

    WeSchool partnered with the Academy of Indian Marketing and organized the International Research Conference

    How marketers can adapt to a rapidly evolving arm of marketing in the world of business and what are the challenges and opportunities in the next decade were some key topics discussed at the WeSchool And Academy of Indian Marketing organised International Research Conference in Bengaluru. The symposium under the theme "Marketing in the Next Decade", revisited the fundamental pillars of marketing in the backdrop of technological advancements.
  • 18th
    #BeCyberAlert Responsible Netism’s Second Edition of National CyberPsychology Conference’

    #BeCyberAlert Responsible Netism’s Second Edition of National CyberPsychology Conference’

    Keeping the current social media landscape in mind, WeSchool partnered as knowledge partner with team Responsible Netism for hosting its second edition of National Cyber Psychology Conference on 18 and 19 January 2018 at WeSchool, Mumbai. The conference aptly themed “Building Cyber Hygiene Culture” aimed to inform the role of adults as “Digital Guardians” in order to protect children from distress in cyberspace. The two-day panel sessions have over 45 speakers coming from across the country to address topics ranging from online radicalization, digital diarrhoea, child online safety – legal rights, gamology, responsible journalism, crisis management and law enforcement to cyber Care Giver.
  • 15th
    6th AIM - AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium saw over 40 internationally acclaimed research scholars and researchers

    6th AIM - AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium saw over 40 internationally acclaimed research scholars and researchers

    The three day 6th AIM - AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium invited doctorial students to share their research about ‘’Marketing in a Connected World." Noted academicians from international universities participated in the consortium. The conference saw marketing leaders discussing the influence of digital technologies in marketing and also the academic scholarly work on this subject.
  • 10th
    WeSchool & CII ‘Academic Leadership Workshop: Changing Paradigms

    WeSchool & CII ‘Academic Leadership Workshop: Changing Paradigms

    Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with SP. Mandali’s WeSchool as an Academic Partner organised the ‘Academic Leadership Workshop: Changing Paradigms. The two-day workshop was planned under the CII Western Region Higher Education Sub Committee agenda and aimed to create awareness in areas of learning and development as educators. The workshop objective was to equip the attending teachers, professors and principals to leverage the bar of education to the next level.