Lattice 2011- Innovations for India

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IIMC Lattice 2011 Lattice: “Innovations for India -2011 and beyond” – A PGPEX Event. About Lattice Lattice is the Annual Business Symposium organized by the PGPEX batch of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. Lattice 2011 is being organized in the Golden Jubilee year of IIM Calcutta to facilitate the interaction between the thought leaders of Indian society and the students of IIM Calcutta. The event aims to propagate the implementation of new ideas and thinking in the corporate world where most of the students will occupy influential positions in the years to come. Earlier editions of Lattice In 2009, during the maiden event of Lattice, Professor Biju Abraham spoke of the need for Lattice as “will aim to provide a forum where we can address the current state of Indian business, debate on the future blueprint the country should embark on and discuss the imperative role of B-schools in grooming the next-generation leaders." Speaking at the same event, Mr. Ajit Balakrishnan, IIMC's chairman, board of governors and CEO of Rediff.com, said, "We are not even noticing that major changes are happening in the world around us. Collective intelligence and machine learning are permeating several spheres of our lives. This situation is somewhat similar to the industrial revolution. India, he said, is building competency in symbolic analytic services, which focuses on problem identification and solving them. Examples are design engineering, investment analysis, journalism and management consultancy. By 2020, India will be ahead of major western powers. Students from the western world will come to IIMs for education." (Economic Times, Dec 18, 2009) In 2010 the theme of the event was Socially Conscious Leadership and was inaugurated by Lt. Gen. J.S. Bajwa, UYSM, SM, the Chief of Staff of the Eastern Command, Indian Army and
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