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Purvodaya 2018

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Purvodaya is an amalgamation of events spread across all the domains of business and management. Spread across 3 days, it provides an ideal platform for the budding managers and innovators of today to hone their skills and test their mettle against their peers. The event hosts a complete business extravaganza.

We create an environment where in students, not just from the VGSoM but all over India aspire to learn the business jargons and win the competitions. It aims to bring together management students from various B-schools of the country to a common platform where each participant presents his/her business acumen to be the best and win the competitions.

A coalescence of corporate tycoons, industry experts, technocrats and best business minds from all over India bring their vast knowledge share to the table

Inspirational. Challenging. Prophetic. The Speakers are creative market leaders, who share their insights at the leadership summit. Meet the Experts unlocks the secrets of commercial success. Together, they change how we think about business.

Purvodaya is the place to learn, share and develop new ways of thinking. It is a festival of ideas, innovation, challenge and creativity, a place where future businessmen and corporate leaders of different backgrounds come to grow.

About Purvodaya 2018

A battle witnessing the fierce clash of intellect is waged in the east every year. Simple strategies, smart tactics and sustainable solutions will mettle with triumph. 'Purvodaya' - Signifying the Rise of East marks the commencement of the battle and this time too, the sun has risen in the east marking the arrival of PURVODAYA’18. The stage is all set for the prestigious annual B-School fest of the Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur (VGSoM) which is bound to witness the showcasing of the business acumen by some of the best budding business minds across the country. With the world witnessing disruptive ideas that not only challenge the regressive status quo but also open the window for progressive business practices, innovations and cutting edge competitions which enables one and all to grow and prosper, the current edition of Purvodaya is built around the theme “Disrupt and Rise” to emphasize the importance of such ideas in the present and the future.
With over 15 fascinating events covering the various management specializations, Purvodaya provides a platform to compete not only with the vying peers but also with one self. Planned to be conducted on 2nd, 3rd and 4th of February, 2018, the fest shall witness the prominent guest speakers from the corporate as well as the non-corporate world. The events from different clubs and committees include Bull’s eye, Mulyankan, Parishram, Modus Operandi, Tactica, Leader’s challenge, ThinkVENT, Srijan, Sumantran, Destello,Synergy and many more.
The leadership summit is going to be the platform that brings together the most prominent leaders from across the country. The elite panel discussion on the leadership is bound to astonish the audience. Purvodaya’ 18 also marks the Silver Jubilee celebrations as VGSOM enters its 25th year of excellence.
Reminiscence, a platform set for the alumni to relive those magnificent moments again and bag a fresh set of memories will add another feather to the festive spirits. The response from the leaders to deliver a guest lecture in the current edition of the fest is already alluding to a humongous fest this year. The fest is going to offer the holistic learning experience and a plethora of memories to cherish.
The sheer brilliance and extravaganza of the fest Purvodaya’18 and the humble hosting of the VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur are going to make the journey of Purvodaya memorable to everyone. Having seen a huge success in the last few editions, Purvodaya is going bigger and getting better this time. The team Purvodaya, VGSoM welcomes everyone to the 2018 edition of the best. With the world watching, here is the best chance to participate in an enthralling fest and declare your abilities to the world.

Creative Speakers

Our Guest Speakers

Team

Meet the members

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Abhishek_Kumar
Ashish Dhuwan
Avantika Bhargava
KumarManglam_Agarwal
Manpreet_Kaur
Nishitha Kasara
Poulomi Roy
Pranab_Kabiraj
Priyank Begani
Roshan Singh
Sakshi Agarwal
Sampada_Meshram
Shambhav Gupta
Shivangi_Maheshwari
T Prashanth
Tahir Gorwade
Tejeshwar_Dodla
Vaibhav Kumar
Vishrut_Shah
Vivek_Jhunjhunwala

Our Events

some synopsis of all the events.

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Parishram

By Saamanjasya: The CSR club of VGSOM

Saamanjasya Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Parishram. A unique platform for students to showcase their analytical skills by solving a real-life CSR problem.

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Iscea Presents Modus Operandi

By SCOPE: The Supply Chain & Operations club of VGSOM

The Supply Chain and Operations (SCOPE) Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Modus Operandi - A unique platform for students to taste the flavor of the real business issues related to core operations activities. Unlock the new avenues for an industry face-off in the field of Supply chain and Operations.

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Tactica

By SCOPE: The Supply Chain & Operations club of VGSOM

The Supply Chain and Operations (SCOPE) Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Tactica - a supply chain event, to test the supply chain acuity and its application in real life situations. The event tests one's prowess in the supply chain, analytical and critical decision making skills.

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Innolabz Presents Srijan

By E-Cell: The Entrepreneurship club of VGSOM

Promoting the spirit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship amongst the students of B-schools across the country is the objective of Srijan – the Annual Business Plan Contest. This will provide a unique opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas with venture capitalists and investors. Winner team will be provided with incubation, mentorship and support for 3 months by Innolabz.

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Vichaar

By E-Cell: The Entrepreneurship club of VGSOM

Vichaar is a online quiz competition where the participants will be quizzed from business and startup world.

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Quizzard

By Quiz Club of VGSOM

We, a group of knowledge enthusiasts bitten by curiosity bug, a.k.a Quiz Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly present our flagship event of Purvodaya Fesival – Quizzard – The Ultimate B-School Quiz. If you think you have what it takes, come, be part of this challenge!

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Bull’s Eye in association with ICICI Direct

By The Finance club of VGSOM

Participants in this event would be provided with a virtual stock trading platform and they will have to try to maximize the portfolio value as much as possible. The method would be Day Trading. Five teams with the highest portfolio value after the end of the trading period will have to submit their trading ideas and strategies in the form of power point presentation which will be evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges at IIT Kharagpur.

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Mulyankan

By The Finance club of VGSOM

The Finance Club, Finterest, of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents the prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Mulyankan. A unique platform for students to showcase their acumen for Finance.

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Guesstimates – What gets measured, gets managed

By The Consulting Club of VGSOM

Guesstimates by The Consulting Club, VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is a platform to test your acumen in problems that come with little or no information. You are free to make use of any relevant data with substantial proof of validity. The whole competition is designed to test your logical, analytical, and interpretation skills.

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Sumantran – Hunt for the Star Consultant

By The Consulting Club of VGSOM

The Consulting Club, VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is proud to present its flagship event under Purvodaya, 2018 – SUMANTRAN – Hunt for the Star Consultant. Brace yourself for the ultimate roller coaster of a Consultant’s life! Get ready to dive headlong into the world of quizzes, cases and challenges and the coveted prize to top it all.

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Leader’s Challenge

By MAD- Marketing and Advertising Club

Flagship event of the Marketing and Advertising Club of the Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur. The event has been designed in such a way as to test the participants’ mastery of marketing and spur on them to zoom past thought-provoking problems by devising innovative solutions. So, get-set to slide into the shoes of a CXO, don your thinking caps on, and ace every case that you are about to face.

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Think Vent

By MAD- Marketing and Advertising Club

Think Vent is an event where the participants are given a chance to bring out their creative quotient. It is designed to test the advertising as well as out of the box thinking capabilities of the participants.

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Destello

By - Photography Club

Every picture contains a story, and every person has a picturesque expression of emotions. Destello invites you all to click and showcase a blend of both. FLASH, the Photography Club presents its Flagship Event 'Destello' for the Annual B-school fest of VGSoM- Purvodaya 2018.

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Rush Hour

By - VGSOM FLASH

Rush Hour is an on campus photography competition organised by VGSOM FLASH. This contest is not only for those who know the nuances of photography but also for the ones who are keen in clicking pictures, especially selfies! Here, participants will be provided with a number of odd photography situations and are expected to complete the task within a given time period.

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Synergy

By - Drishtee Capital Presents

The Drishtee Capital of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Synergy 2018 - Investment Case study analysis event to test the finance and investment acumen and its application in real life situations. The event will test one’s financial and investment concepts followed by a case analysis presentation to the experts. The event tests one’s knowledge of investment, market, critical thinking and decision-making skills.

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Parishram

By Saamanjasya: The CSR club of VGSOM

Saamanjasya Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Parishram. A unique platform for students to showcase their analytical skills by solving a real-life CSR problem.

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Destello

By - Photography Club

Every picture contains a story, and every person has a picturesque expression of emotions. Destello invites you all to click and showcase a blend of both. FLASH, the Photography Club presents its Flagship Event 'Destello' for the Annual B-school fest of VGSoM- Purvodaya 2018.

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Guesstimates – What gets measured, gets managed

By The Consulting Club of VGSOM

Guesstimates by The Consulting Club, VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is a platform to test your acumen in problems that come with little or no information. You are free to make use of any relevant data with substantial proof of validity. The whole competition is designed to test your logical, analytical, and interpretation skills.

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Sumantran – Hunt for the Star Consultant

By The Consulting Club of VGSOM

The Consulting Club, VGSoM, IIT Kharagpur is proud to present its flagship event under Purvodaya, 2018 – SUMANTRAN – Hunt for the Star Consultant. Brace yourself for the ultimate roller coaster of a Consultant’s life! Get ready to dive headlong into the world of quizzes, cases and challenges and the coveted prize to top it all.

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Innolabz Presents Srijan

By E-Cell: The Entrepreneurship club of VGSOM

Promoting the spirit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship amongst the students of B-schools across the country is the objective of Srijan – the Annual Business Plan Contest. This will provide a unique opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas with venture capitalists and investors. Winner team will be provided with incubation, mentorship and support for 3 months by Innolabz.

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Vichaar

By E-Cell: The Entrepreneurship club of VGSOM

Vichaar is a online quiz competition where the participants will be quizzed from business and startup world.

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Bull’s Eye in association with ICICI Direct

By The Finance club of VGSOM

Participants in this event would be provided with a virtual stock trading platform and they will have to try to maximize the portfolio value as much as possible. The method would be Day Trading. Five teams with the highest portfolio value after the end of the trading period will have to submit their trading ideas and strategies in the form of power point presentation which will be evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges at IIT Kharagpur.

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Mulyankan

By The Finance club of VGSOM

The Finance Club, Finterest, of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents the prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Mulyankan. A unique platform for students to showcase their acumen for Finance.

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Synergy

By - Drishtee Capital Presents

The Drishtee Capital of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Synergy 2018 - Investment Case study analysis event to test the finance and investment acumen and its application in real life situations. The event will test one’s financial and investment concepts followed by a case analysis presentation to the experts. The event tests one’s knowledge of investment, market, critical thinking and decision-making skills.

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Leader’s Challenge

By MAD- Marketing and Advertising Club

Flagship event of the Marketing and Advertising Club of the Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur. The event has been designed in such a way as to test the participants’ mastery of marketing and spur on them to zoom past thought-provoking problems by devising innovative solutions. So, get-set to slide into the shoes of a CXO, don your thinking caps on, and ace every case that you are about to face.

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Think Vent

By MAD- Marketing and Advertising Club

Think Vent is an event where the participants are given a chance to bring out their creative quotient. It is designed to test the advertising as well as out of the box thinking capabilities of the participants.

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Iscea Presents Modus Operandi

By SCOPE: The Supply Chain & Operations club of VGSOM

The Supply Chain and Operations (SCOPE) Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Modus Operandi - A unique platform for students to taste the flavor of the real business issues related to core operations activities. Unlock the new avenues for an industry face-off in the field of Supply chain and Operations.

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Tactica

By SCOPE: The Supply Chain & Operations club of VGSOM

The Supply Chain and Operations (SCOPE) Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents prestigious event of Purvodaya festival, Tactica - a supply chain event, to test the supply chain acuity and its application in real life situations. The event tests one's prowess in the supply chain, analytical and critical decision making skills.

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Quizzard

By Quiz Club of VGSOM

We, a group of knowledge enthusiasts bitten by curiosity bug, a.k.a Quiz Club of Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur proudly present our flagship event of Purvodaya Fesival – Quizzard – The Ultimate B-School Quiz. If you think you have what it takes, come, be part of this challenge!

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Rush Hour

By - VGSOM FLASH

Rush Hour is an on campus photography competition organised by VGSOM FLASH. This contest is not only for those who know the nuances of photography but also for the ones who are keen in clicking pictures, especially selfies! Here, participants will be provided with a number of odd photography situations and are expected to complete the task within a given time period.

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Venue

Address: IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal 721302
vgsomiitkgp.purvodaya@gmail.com

Prashant Tamizh
e mail : prashanth.tamizh.iitkgp@gmail.com
Phone no : +91-7477724888
Mohit Bhagchandani
e mail : mohit.bhagchandani.iitkgp@gmail.com
Phone no : +91-9958446904

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Contact Details

  • www.som.iitkgp.ernet.in
  • Phone: 03222 282 295
  • Address: IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal 721302
    vgsomiitkgp.purvodaya@gmail.com

    Prashant Tamizh
    e mail : prashanth.tamizh.iitkgp@gmail.com
    Phone no : +91-7477724888
    Mohit Bhagchandani
    e mail : mohit.bhagchandani.iitkgp@gmail.com
    Phone no : +91-9958446904

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