Student Research Initiatives
The Research Committee at SIBM Bengaluru under the mentorship of a faculty member takes the lead in initiating various research related activities. The committee holds Symposio, an annual national level student research conference and also publishes ORION (Student Research Journal).
SYMPOSIO- National Level Student Research Conference:
The first edition of Symposio was held on March 1st, 2014. The theme was “Big Data Analytics: Transforming Businesses from Reactive to Proactive”. Symposio had experts from the industry to share their experience as well as graduates from leading business schools to present their papers and throw light on data analytics. Special guests who graced the occasion were – Dr. K. Raghava Rau, co-founder and CEO of Big data analytics India Pvt. Ltd and Dr. Rajaram Kudli, PhD in computational Intelligence and Appliances from IIT, Kharagpur.
Second edition of Symposio was held on December 19th 2014.The theme was “Innovation”. The key note speakers were, Mr. Krish Srikant Customer Strategy & Business Development Enterprise Partnerships, Mr. Kingsley Joseph Founder, Bite Me Company, Ms. Saniyona Ghosh Marketing Head, Hacker Earth and Mr. Rishabh Dev, CEO, Mapplinks.com. Students from reputed B schools like IIM Indore, SIBM-Pune, Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar, TISS Mumbai, Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship Bengaluru and Indira College of Engineering and Management, Pune presented their research ideas. The winners of the event were Mr. Mehul Shroff from Indira College of Engineering and Management, Pune and Ms. Deepti K. S. from SIBM-Bengaluru.
Third edition of Symposio was held on 21st January, 2016. The theme was "Acceleration through Synergy". This edition of “Symposio” attempted to capture the spirit of Innovation through stimulating discussions to scrutinize application of responsible innovation in the four pillars of management vis-à-vis Finance, Marketing, HR and Operations through white paper presentations and seminars. In the morning session we had keynote speaker Mr. Saurabh Saxena, Co-founder, SchoolCom. Students from reputed B schools like Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai, Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management, Pune (SITM Pune), XIME Bangalore presented their research ideas.The winners of the event were Mr. Param Raj and Ms. Richa Sharma from Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai.
Orion- Student Research Publication :
Orion is an annual student research journal with ISSN No. 2349-7939. Three issues of the student research journal Orion have been published in March 2014, November 2014 and September 2015.