The PG & Research Department of Management Studies, Sacred Heart College (Autonomous) organized the National Seminar titled “Business Transformation from a VUCA to a BANI” One: Evolving to Survive the Competition on 19th and 20th May, 2022. The seminar was sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR). Mr. Vivek Vijayan, Director, ABC Fruits was the chief guest for the inaugural session. Rev. Dr. Maria Antony Raj SDB, Principal & Director, PG & Research Department of Management Studies, Sacred Heart College graced the occasion and felicitated the gathering.
The Seminar concentrated on measures to face the economic challenges during the post pandemic situation and steps to bring transformation from a VUCA (Volatility-Uncertainty-Complexity-Ambiguity) into a BANI (Brittle, Anxious, Non linear, Incomprehensible) way to adapt to the changes to face up the challenges. The resource persons include: Mrs. Maria Alexina Vinotha Rajan, St. Claret’s College, Bangalore expounded on the topic: Innovation Marketing Strategies in Economic Environment, Dr. K. Prabhakaran, Kalaignar Karunanithi Institute of Technology, Coimbatore dealt on the topic: “Innovative Financial Strategies”. Dr. Venkatesan, Sanskriti School of Business, Andhra Pradesh reflected on “Innovative General Management Strategies & Entrepreneurship”. Mr. Maria Anthony Juderaj, Manager & HR (Learning & Development) Elgi Equipments, Coimbatore addressed on “Human Resource Management & Leadership”. During the seminar the research papers on different topics were presented by the students.
Dr. U. Ramesh, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Sacred Heart College, assessed the performance of the students. During the valedictory ceremony Rev. Dr. John Alexander SDB, Rector and Secretary gave the valedictory message. Rev. Dr. Maria Arokia Raj SDB, Additional Principal (Shift – II) delivered the key note address. Students from various Departments and Colleges actively participated and enriched their knowledge.