On 7th December 2019, the Strategy Club of Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies organized its 9th Operations and Supply Chain Management Conclave – Opsession’19 on the theme – “Electric Mobility”, in association with Raymond Ltd. and Khimji Poonja Freight Forwarders Pvt. Ltd.
The event began with a video on e-mobility followed by Dr. Somesh Banerji, HOD Operations, delivering the welcome address. Thereafter, the event hosts, Ms. Nisha Walawalkar and Ms. Preeti Sharma, introduced the speakers.
Mr. Kushal Banerjee (HPCL) shared his insights on EV’s market outlook. Mr. Dipak Kokate (EESL) spoke about government’s vision on e-mobility by 2030 and the EESL’s positive experience on fuel substitutions. Mr. Murlidhar Phatak (Siemens) emphasized on charging infrastructure. Ms. Alka Bhagat (BASF) elucidated on challenges with e-mobility and advanced polymer solutions.
A video on Flyer, Switzerland based e-bike factory, featuring PGDM students during their international immersion, was shown. An electrifying discussion took place amongst the panelists and was moderated by Dr. Sachin Kamble (NITIE).
The event successfully ended with Col. Sunil Kumar proposing the vote of thanks with immense gratitude.