“HR SUMMIT 2012”

The HR summit is a gathering addressing key HR issues. This year MITSOT in association with MIT Group of Institution had organized HR Summit 2012 at MIT Campus on 26th April, 2012 to gain insights on HR issues as well as on the future trends within Corporate India that brings together people from the industry to explore and answer key questions that any organization faces in the sphere of Human Resources.

MITSOT & MIT Group of Institutions had invited well known personnel from the corporate world to share their experiences to the present audience.

An organization’s most important resource is its human capital and like any resource, the way in which it is utilized makes it effective. HR executives are placed with vital responsibilities of identifying, recruiting and retaining their talent as well as keeping them engaged and performing optimally. The key to the long-term success of any organization lies within the ability of the HR executive to successfully perform these responsibilities.

HR Summit, 2012 was an event that provided a platform to discuss on the skills that drive the businesses. This conference was a forum for industry and academia to exchange thoughts and ideas on emerging business issues and was structured as a Corporate Panel Discussion followed by Question Answer session.

This year interesting topics for the HR Summit were:

Panel Discussion 1:”Intelligent Technologies and Future of Work”

Panel Discussion 2: “Managing Diversity at Workplace”

The Summit started with welcome note by Dr. Mrunal Kothari giving details of summit agenda and introduction of participating invitees.

This Summit brought together eminent speakers from the HR fraternity and domain experts which included – Mr.Rajesh Korde, Director – Sungard, Mr.Mustafa Mamawala, Specialist – Synechron, Mr.Ajay Bhingare, Specialist – Synechron, Mr.Saurabh Sharma, Lead – Talent Acquisition HR & D, Infosys Limited, Mr.Ramakrishnan Subramanyam, Sr. Manager – Operations Network Operations, Vodafone, Ms.Renuka Krishna, AVP- Talent Acquisition Group, KPIT Cummins, Mr.Amit Chilka, Asst. Mgr – HR, Synechron, Ms. Poonam Rana, HR – Talent Engagement , TCS.

Concluding session was very interactive, where the panel members answered all the queries with respect to the current HR scenario. Prof.P.Subrahmanyam, Director Industry Academia Collaboration of MIT group of Institutions proposed a hearty Vote of thanks. He also shared with the corporate delegates, the initiatives taken by MIT in bringing the students closer to interact.

Written By : Milind Pande