SAMANVAY 2018, IIT Madras, Management Fest, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 26th - 28th October 2018

  • Category: Management Fest
  • Start Date: 26th October 2018
  • End Date: 28th October 2018
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Samanvay, as the name suggests, is the confluence of thoughts and ideas, integration of knowledge and skills, and synthesis of intellectual prowess and brilliance. The festival 
encompasses passion, zeal and interdisciplinary learning. The celebration adds a spectrum of colors to the lush green campus. 

Our B-School festival is marked by synergy in competition among the elite and prospective business brains of the country. Samanvay offers participants an opportunity to interact with notable personalities from industry through Conclave. 
Our theme for this year is ‘Sprinting towards Creative Disruption’. With the multitude of disruptive technologies coming up, industries, businesses and individuals need to implement and
adapt them in meaningful and responsible ways. And it is imperative that we ride this disruptive wave at the crest rather than the trough by embracing agile governance.


1) Conclave:
The congress of experts from different domains like Banking , IT , Manufacturing , Service sector and likewise , help audience to critically analyzie the theme on hand and is melting point of inputs and experiences of the delegates from spectrum of industry. The Lecture series Provides the platform to eminent industrial stalwarts to share their learning experiences on and arund the theme – ‘Sprinting towards Creative Disruption’. The Lecture Series is aimed at benefiting the prospective business professionals and corporate managers to know the strategies adopted by eminent business stalwarts in the past and educate them to tackle similar instances in future.

The event tests if a participant beholds the mettle to survive a nexus of demanding tasks to come up trumps and claim to be the Best Manager. It is a continuous event focusing on evaluating every contestant on his/her managerial, analytical, logical, public relations, creativity and interpretation skills.

Udyami aims to foster the spirit of entrepreneurship among the brightest minds across the country. In line with Startup India’s initiative and DoMS’ entrepreneurial heritage, it gives budding entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their B-Plan to a distinguished panel of judges.

This event is for the people who have appetite for some number crunching data. Apply your knowledge of analytics and sharpen your modelling skills at our business fest Samanvay! We pride ourselves on fostering an atmosphere of ongoing learning for those seeking to constantly enhance their capabilties and knowledge.

It is a consulting event that tests a participant’s ability to think strategically and find the best solution. The challenge could be related to any field of management. Participants will be expected to come up with optimal and feasible solutions. Just like the game of chess, proceed tactfully and strategically to strike a checkmate.

This event is for those with a penchant for finance. It entails application of a myriad of skills including market knowledge, how M&A computation is done. Participants will be expected to have an understanding of the business, competitors, news in the market.

7) SYNERGIA : This event is about bringing the right Human
Resouce manager persona in the participants. It tests the
ability of participants to comprehend the people behaviour,
individual dynamics & organizational culture and emerging triumphant in providing solutions to the challenges posed
in these areas.

Knowledge and timing are the two most important factors to suceed in any field. Do you think you have got the skills in you? Come participate in Quizzomania and test your knowledge, speed and compete with the best.

This event challenges the participants to identify what is done by the pioneers in marketing, put their wits in practice to blog what they would do for research, build promotional strategies and design campaigns. It will aim to provide solutions for cataclysmic problem which will fuel one’s passion to come up with new strategies.

10) OPTIO :
The event is aimed at challenging the participants to use their theoretical knowledge in tackling real world problems. The preliminary quiz would ensure basic operations knowledge of the participants. The case study would require application of a myriad of skills that are prerequisites in the complex world riddled with creative disruption.

A true professional will be capable of not just revolving impending conflicts but also put forth a formal argument if need be. This event is for all those with the flair for speaking., the platform to quench the thirst of controvert in every individual.

this event rides on the social media wave that our world is currently swimming in. The participants will be tasked with clicking pictures that align with our theme. The more creative the better. The Submissions will be made online using the hashtag that we will provide.

After the day filled with competing and challenging events, we want the participants to come and spend some time at the department with us. The evening will be accompanied with pro shows including stand-up comedy and band performances.


Pro Nites

MARATHON : In Conjunction with a social cause, several students and corporates participate enthusiastically in a marathon organized as a part of Samanvay, which happens inside IIT Campus. It is a major attraction and pro - motional opportunity for the cause at hand. With increasing need for awareness about mental well-being, last year’s marathon, Run For Mann, focused on creating awareness for it. CULTURAL NIGHT After the day filled with competing and challenging events, we want the participants to come and spend some time at the department with us. The evening will be accompanied with pro shows including stand-up comedy and band performances.

Event Theme

Sprinting towards Creative Disruptions