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NEW GLOBAL ECONOMIC NORM: POST COVID-19

posted Jul 13, 2020, 9:19 PM by IITRAANA Admin

PanIIT USA in association with WHEELS Global Foundation announces, the next virtual conference series with former RBI & SBI heads discussing the impact of COVID-19 on Global Economics … what is the new Norm? Dipak Jain moderates.

NEW GLOBAL ECONOMIC NORM: POST COVID-19
Thursday, July 23, 2020
9:00-10:30am PDT /12:00pm-1:30pm EDT/ 09:30-11:00pm/ IST
Any problems, please contact rongupta@aol.com or anoopkverma@gmail.com

Speakers:
  • Arundhati Bhattacharya - Member, Board of Governors, IIT Kharagpur; Chairperson and CEO, Salesforce India; and former Chairperson of the State Bank of India.
  • Raghuram Rajan - IIT Delhi graduate, is Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business; and former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
Moderator:
  • Dipak C. Jain - President (European) of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), former-Dean Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
NEW GLOBAL ECONOMIC NORM: POST COVID-19
  • New Global Economic Paradigm
  • New Economy to be Digital and Data-driven by AI and ML
  • New Development Opportunities; particularly Infrastructure
  • New Global Economic Alliances
  • Opportunities for IITians to impact the New Global Economics
Any problems, please contact rongupta@aol.com or anoopkverma@gmail.com
Pan IIT Alumni USA: Ron (Ranbir) Gupta (Kharagpur), Anoop Verma (Roorkee), Animesh Pathak (BHU), Arun Jain (Guwahati), Witty Bindra (Delhi), Sanjiv Goyal (Delhi) and Sundy Srinivasan (Delhi). WHEELS Global Foundation: Suresh Shenoy (Bombay)

SPEAKERS

Arundhati Bhattacharya
Chairperson & CEO Salesforce India, Former Chairperson of the State Bank of India.

Arundhati Bhattacharya is the Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer for Salesforce, India. In her role, Arundhati oversees the growth strategy of the company and plays an integral role in defining Salesforce’s relationship with the ecosystem of customers, partners and community across India.

Prior to Salesforce, Arundhati Bhattacharya was the first woman chairperson at the State Bank of India (SBI;) where she was credited with ushering in the digital transformation era at SBI. Under her leadership, SBI went on to be voted as one of India's top 3 Best Places to work in India.

With 40+ years of rich experience in India's financial sector working across varied roles and diverse national & international locations; Arundhati has also earned a string of accolades to her name, most notably -- "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women" by Forbes, “Top 50 globally most powerful women in business” and “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders" list by Fortune.

Arundhati is also Member of the Board of Governors of the first and the largest of the Indian Institutes of Technology at Kharagpur.

Arundhati is an alumna of Lady Brabourne College and Jadhavpur University in Kolkata.

Raghuram Rajan
Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business; and former Governor, The Reserve Bank of India.

Raghuram Rajan is the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at Chicago Booth. He was the 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India between September 2013 and September 2016. Between 2003 and 2006, Dr. Rajan was the Chief Economist and Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund.

Dr. Rajan’s research interests are in banking, corporate finance, and economic development, especially the role finance plays in it. The books he has written include The Third Pillar: How the State and Markets are leaving Communities Behind 2019, I do What I do: On Reform, Rhetoric, and Resolve, 2017, and Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy, for which he was awarded the Financial Times-Goldman Sachs prize for best business book in 2010.

Dr. Rajan is a member of the Group of Thirty. He was the President of the American Finance Association in 2011 and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In January 2003, the American Finance Association awarded Dr. Rajan the inaugural Fischer Black Prize for the best finance researcher under the age of 40. The other awards he has received include the Infosys prize for the Economic Sciences in 2012, the Deutsche Bank Prize for Financial Economics in 2013, Euromoney Central Banker Governor of the Year 2014, and Banker Magazine (FT Group) Central Bank Governor of the Year 2016.

B. Tech (Electrical Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1985; MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, 1987; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991.

Dipak C. Jain
President (European) of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), Former-Dean Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Dipak Jain is the President (European) of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), since September 2018. He is best known for leading Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, widely recognized as one of the finest graduate business programs in the world, for eight years during which Kellogg’s prestigious MBA program was twice ranked first by Businessweek in 2002 and 2004.

Prior to joining CEIBS in 2017, he was Director of the Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration from August 2014 to November 2017 and Chaired Professor of Marketing at international business school INSEAD from March 2013 to August 2014. From 2011-2013, Prof. Jain was the Dean of the INSEAD, responsible for all three campuses – Europe (France), Asia (Singapore,) and the Middle East (Abu Dhabi.) INSEAD, often referred to as ‘The business School of the World,’ originated as an acronym of Institut Europeen d’Administration des Affaires.

Prof. Jain has been a member of review committees at Harvard, UCLA, University of Hong Kong, and Northwestern. He has been on international advisory boards and councils such as the Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration (Chulalongkorn University), the Carey Business School (Johns Hopkins), and American University in Cairo, and Nyenrode University (Netherlands). He has consulted with such companies as IBM, UBS, AT&T, Nestle, Abbott, Boeing, Accenture, Thompson Electronics, and American Express.

Prof. Jain received a Bachelor's degree in Statistics, and a Master's in Mathematical Statistics from Guwahati University, India. He received a Master's Degree in Management Science and a Doctorate in Marketing from the University of Texas at Dallas.

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