FDP on “Successful Case Teaching: Bringing Field to Class”
on November 19, 2016, at IMS Ghaziabad
Under the stewardship of Director IMS Ghaziabad, Prof. J.P. Sharma, a one day FDP on “Successful Case Teaching: Bringing Field to Class” was organized on November 19, 2016 at MDP Room of IMS Ghaziabad. In his inaugural address, Prof. J.P.Sharma, stressed on the need for quality “Case Studies” in B-Schools. It helps in simulating a situation and drawing best-fit solutions by the budding managers.
Dr. Dwarika Prasad Uniyal, Assistant Dean,IIM-Kashipur( Dehradun campus), with its enriched experience of over 17 years in premier B-Schools, underlined the need for communicating properly with the learners. He initiated a discussion with the participants on video clip- “Cargo Cult”. Dr. Uniyal also took up a case on “Parable of a Sadhu”. During his discussion, he also stressed on the need for strong communications skills and theatrics in order to leave impact on the audience.
In the second session, Dr. Deepak Tandon, Professor (Finance & Accounting), & Programme Chairperson-PGDMBFS, of IMI, New Delhi, took up “Case Writing & Publishing” aspects. In his view, Case Writing requires updated information and data related to a company besides declaration from the CEO of the company. He also encouraged participants towards case writing.
The program was anchored by FDP Co-convner Ms Servjaeta Verma. It concluded with a “Valedictory Session”, where all participants were given “Certificate of Participation”, in the presence of Director, Prof. J.P.Sharma and Chairperson-FDP/MDP Dr. S K Dube. The Program Chair-PGDM DR. Tapan Kumar Nayak and HOD MCA Dr. Awadhesh Gupta were also present. FDP Convener Dr. Pankaj K. Agarwal, proposed a “Vote of Thanks”.