Visit of Prof. Alex Triantis, Dean, and Prof. Sunil Mithas, University of Maryland, USA
Prof. Alex Triantis, Dean, and Prof. Sunil Mithas, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland (UoM) visited BIMTECH on 8 January 2015 to have further dialogue on the academic collaborations. BIMTECH has MoU with the University of Maryland and our students have collaborated with UoM on joint consulting projects in the past. Dr. H. Chaturvedi, Director, BIMTECH and Prof. S. Sangra visited UoM in November, 2014 and talks were held on a wide range of academic collaborations. To take it forward, this meeting was held and possible collaborations on joint consulting projects, certificate programme, joint executive and joint MS programmes were explored
Visit of Prof. Nora Ann Colton and Prof. Gurdish Sandhu, UEL, UK
BIMTECH hosted Prof. Nora Ann Colton, Deputy Vice Chancellor – Academics and Prof. Gurdish Sandhu, Associate Director Information Strategy – IT, University of East London, United Kingdom. University of East London is London’s leading university for civic engagement. Presentations were given by both the institutions and some common areas of interests were shared between the members present. Prof. Abha Rishi discussed about the Centre for Entrepreneurship and innovation initiatives to help the women in the Indian society. Some joint collaborative projects between students of both the institutions and an emerging market programme for UEL students were explored. Both institutions would sign a memorandum of understanding soon in the areas of common interest. Prof. Nora also delivered a lecture to the BIMTECH PGDM students on the world economy.