One Day National Conference on Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives on Digital Disruption


T. John Institute of Management and Science organized one-day National Conference on “Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives on Digital Disruptions” on March 6, 2020. The conference was attended by around 90 participants from various industries and academic institutions. The programme was inaugurated by Chief Guest of the day, Mr. Johnson Jose Sr. Director, Cisco Systems, Guest of Honor, Mr. Prakash Peter, VP, Accenture Investment Banking, Dr. Shailesh, Principal of T. John Institute of Management & Science, Head of Department, Ms. Rajni Gupta by lighting the lamp. The welcome address was delivered by Ms. Rajni Gupta then the chief Guest Mr. Johnson Jose delivered his speech on digital disruptions in various sectors like manufacturing, supply chain etc. His inspirational words were followed by the speech of Guest of honor Mr. Prakash Peter who also highlighted various disruptions in banking sector. Everyone on and off the stage appreciated their kind thoughts and motivation which they inculcated into the participants. Dr. Shailesh, Principal TIMS gave a brief introduction about the objective and purpose of the Conference, followed by the address of the guest of honor.

Inauguration was followed by panel discussion session. the members of the panel included

  • Mr. Sathya Prasad, Sr, Director, Alliance Data Card Services
  • Mr. Rajesh CNB, Director, Chief Digital Strategist, Enleanytics
  • Mr. Gladwyn Vinod, Chief Operating Officer, New You Solutions
  • Dr. Elizabeth Chacko, Associate Professor, CMS, Jain Deemed to be University

The Panel members contributed to a high-quality panel Discussion which gave motivation to all the participants of this event. All the participants of the conference interacted and contributed towards the panel discussion with Q &A session. overall it was a great enriching experience for everyone.

Post lunch sessions for organized for research papers presentations. The presentations were segregated in two tracks viz. Academicians & research Scholars and Students tracks. Dr. Priya Makhija and Dr. Meera Uday chaired the track sessions. Students and researchers presented their research papers and both the chairs have given insights and feedback to all the researchers to improve on research skills. 

The one-day conference concluded with the valedictory ceremony where both the chairs and participants shared their experiences and learnings from this conference. All the participants were happy that they had lot of takeaway from this event.