Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies “DSIMS graciously organized Financia’17 on 22nd January, 2017 with the central theme of “Financial Innovations – Existing Scenarios and Emerging Trends in Banking and Finance Sector”. Financia being the flagship conclave of finance at DSIMS, witnessed a multifarious set of amicable experts from the industry, namely, Dr. M Narendra- Ret. Chairman & MD at Indian Overseas Bank, as the key note speaker, Ms Sonali Johari- at HDFC life, Mr. Yagnesh Desai- CA & CPA (USA), Consultant at Yagnesh Desai & Co., Mr. Amit Trevedi – Author & Speaker at Karmayoga Knowledge Academy, Mr. Lokesh Mallya- Fund Manager-CFA & FRM at SBI MF, Mr. Rajesh Bhojani-, Mr. Manoj Alimchandani- as speakers & panelists. Financia’17 simulated business situations in the form of Mock-Stock, FinQ & Crack the Interview for all the B-School Students. The event was co- ordinated by Dr. Sarita Vichore, Professor & HOD Finance along with the finance department at DSIMS.
This year, the team had conducted a lot of interesting and fun events like the Mock Stock, FinQ and Crack-the-Interview. These events were planned with the agenda of not only entertainment but also with a tremendous learning perspective. Financia’17 also had daily online event-Daily Quiz to build the excitement for the Conclave and this year’s online quiz was a real success. Many students have followed it and have won lots of exciting prizes. With the Conclave and the events, based on the central theme, the managers of tomorrow get a platform where they can practically apply their skills and put theory into action.