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JAMMU: IIM Jammu hosted its 2nd HR Conclave with theme ‘HR 4.0: Discovering the HR Landscape 2030’. The inauguration ceremony began with lighting of ceremonial lamp and Saraswati Vandana by students of IIM Jammu. The main aim of organising conclave is to have a host of enlightening discussions on future challenges and opportunities that HR 4.0 would bring with it. Prof Happy, Placements Chair, gave a brief introduction to the gathering on 2nd HR Conclave, its themes and structure.
While welcoming dignitaries and students to the event, Prof B S Sahay, Director IIM Jammu talked about the pace at which the industries are evolving and new state of the art campus. He also shared various student-exchange programmes and asked the dignitaries to keep students engaged with various activities besides guiding them in the corporate world.
Anju Jumde, Group Head-Talent Management & Leadership Development, who was the Guest of Honour, spoke about industry 4.0 and how it impacts one as a HR manager and individual. She also provided insights on smart supply chain, B2B optimised production, new revenue streams and flexible workplace.
Puneet Kumar Bhatia, Client Partner & Head-Digital Practice, Pederson & Partners enlightened the gathering with the insights on design and leadership of virtual dealership, smart manufacturing plant, internet of everything and 15 underlined technologies of industry 4.0. Further, Dr Santhosh Phulpagar, Head TA, CG Power and Industrial Solution Limited, who was the Chief Guest on the occasion, spoke to students on taking ownership, gave a brief idea of why to do business, right skill sets required, commitment and competence. He also shared about how internal revolution will change in next 20 years and quoted ‘Technology is the biggest equalizer’.
Further, Simin Askari, VP Corporate HR, DS Group emphasized on Industry 4.0 and changes it will bring it to the Industry. She also focussed on shared economy and its impacts. Formal vote of thanks was presented by Dr Nakul Parameswar, Co-Chair (Placements).