The Center of Financial Studies (CFS) organized an engrossing webinar on the topic, ‘Indian Economy: Navigating Through A Crisis’ on May 27th, featuring leading economic thinkers, Dr Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Former Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission and Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Former Governor, RBI. The session moderated by Professor Ananth Narayan saw the two distinguished personalities give their take on India’s economic situation and the way forward, in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.
240 members of the SPJIMR family - faculty and staff- got together for SPJIMR's first-ever online town hall on May 18th at 5 pm.
Dean Dr Ranjan Banerjee's message was one of ‘safety first’. He gave an update on how all academic activities were going on as usual, online and reminded everyone about hope, compassion and togetherness. He spelt out what success meant when it comes to responding to an unprecedented crisis as:
The first ever online SPJIMR Day Celebration was a roaring success! It was a day of records! From a total of 1303 registrants a record number of 852 attendees comprising of SPJIMR faculty, staff, students, and alumni from all parts of the world tuned in to witness a magical evening of inspiring speeches, heartwarming stories, and a musical performance by current participants which stole the show! The chat boxes were abuzz with delighted alumni connecting with each other and demanding calls for an encore event next year! It was truly an evening where the SPJIMR family came together as one community and exemplified the spirit of courage and heart!