Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies (DSIMS) successfully conducted the 8th edition of the Annual Operations and Supply Chain Management Conclave: OPSESSION’ 2018 [2.0] on December 08, 2018 at the Saraf Hall. The theme selected by the Strategy Club for this year was “THE DIGITAL FACTORY”. The conclave explored the uses of digital technology for modelling, communications and operations in the manufacturing sector.
The event was graced by distinguished speakers who explored varied issues relating to the theme. Mr. Nitin Nair, Chief Manager Automotive, Siemens AG, presented his thoughts on Digital Factory and New Product Development. Mr. Sukanta Kumar Padhy, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Alliance Tire Group, spoke about Logistics IoT and Plant Automation. Mr. Surendra Deodhar, Vice President and Head %u2013 Supply Chain Management, Reliance Life Sciences, presented his views on Designing and Implementing IT solutions to improve process consistency. Mr. Rachit Gandhi, Product Manager, Autoplant Systems, expressed his outlook on Digitisation in the Automotive and Aerospace industries. The event also witnessed a lively Panel Discussion between six students from the Strategy Club and the distinguished speakers, which was moderated by Dr. Sachin Kamble, distinguished Faculty from NITIE. The Conclave was well attended by students, industry professionals and the Faculty.