The Guest and Judges for the event were Mrs. Ravee Deshpande, a renowned translator in Pune and Dr. Prachi Murkute, who is working as a faculty of HR at Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Management Studies and Research. BVIMSR, Navi Mumbai.
The main objectives of the event were to make students read reference books in management and allied areas and also make them understand ‘How to write a Book Review’ and to make ‘Power Point Presentations related to the book chosen’. 180 students were divided into 15 groups and each group had to choose one book of their choice. They had to read the book and make Model, Power Point Presentation and also write a review on the Book. Management Lessons learnt from the book was the most important aspect of the activity. It was a competition and prizes were declared to best group presentations amongst 15 groups. Apart from top three and consolation prizes, individual prizes for Innovative Model, Innovative Book Review and Innovative PPT were also given.
Dr. Jagdish Pol, Director, HNIMR highlighted the importance of reference reading and importance of team work, planning and execution for management students for success in the long run. Judges too appreciated the efforts done by the students.
The event was an excellent platform for students to browse and read different books related to management and allied areas, study different aspects and research perspectives related to management and also a lesson to work in teams to achieve success.
The event was coordinated by Librarian, Manjushree K Nawale under the guidance of Director, Dr. Jagdish Pol.