The much awaited air connectivity to Mysore has materialized. Kingfisher commenced its services from Mysore today, providing air connectivity to several other Indian cities via Bangalore.
Airport started buzzing with activity from early morning hours. Kingfisher counter was first inaugurated by an official, Mr Satyanarayan and Mrs Nalini, who were the first passengers on Mysore-Bengaluru flight were greeted with an oversized boarding pass. We’re flying just for the experience of it, time and money wasn’t a consideration-Mrs Nalini told media. Few other passengers also expressed similar intentions, saying they’re flying purely to encourage the industry.
Cultural programs like DoLLu Kunita and few other forms of folk dance were organized
VVIPs arrived by about 1PM- the battalion included CM BSY, Vijay Mallya, Sidharamaiah and passengers and officials. Upon arrival, they went outside the airport to attend some dalit gathering outside the airport in a shamiana. After that, they were supposed to come back and hold a press conference, but they chose to board the return flight directly instead, which was waiting for them and already delayed by more than 45 minutes.
Here’re a few snaps of UB group owner Vijay Mallya and Karnataka CM BS Yadiyurappa
Later, it was time for group photos: Kingfisher team and Brandworkx team below:
BusinessBlogging’s client Brandworkx was the mastermind behind the launch event, taking care of ideas to execution of the launch event. Brandworkx team has put in lots of efforts to make this event a success. Business Blogging team participated in the event launch and arranged for comprehensive online coverage of the event.
IIMB in association with Mahindra & Mahindra is conducting its annual International Green Business Fest, Vista 2010-11, scheduled to be held from October 1 to October 3, 2010. Vista, the flagship event of IIM Bangalore, is among the biggest business festivals conducted by B-Schools in India.
Vista hosts a plethora of events belonging to various focus areas within the realm of business including marketing, finance, operations, strategy, social responsibility and entrepreneurship. There is something in Vista for everyone interested in the fields of management and business. Vista stands testament to IIMB’s commitment to excellence and its pursuit to remain the torchbearer of innovation and facilitate the culmination of the brightest minds in the country and abroad.
Every year VISTA organizes events exclusively for the corporate participants. Vista has a fresh dose of energy and excitement this year. Vista 2010-11 is bigger, better and greener than ever!
PGSEM students at IIMB are organizing exclusive corporate events named Vista Corporate Evening on 2nd Oct 2010. Yahoo! India is the sponsor of the Vista Corporate Evening.
Corporate quiz is an exclusive quizzing extravaganza for corporate participants to be conducted on 2nd Oct. Acclaimed quiz master Thejaswi Udupa will be the host this time. With the top corporate teams fighting it out, the winners would have to bring their best game to the table. First prize of ` 30,000 and second prize of `15,000 to be won. And there are attractive prizes to be won by the audience too.
Software Czars is all about finding the new software czar. A strategic business case analysis competition for the Software industry, Software Czars is exclusively designed for IT professionals. It tests the participant’s knowledge of the IT industry and the how-it-works through various instruments including case analysis and role plays. The event is open now and the Round 1 deadline is on 28th September, 2010. The selected participants will get to be finalists and present their case study to an elite panel of industry experts on 2nd Oct. Winners will take home a First prize of ` 20,000 and a Second prize of ` 10,000.
The Next Big Wave will decide who will ride the next telecom wave. It is a brand new business plan competition from IIMB-PGSEM stable to find next big rider in the telecom market. The case has been sponsored by Nokia and winners get to own super swanky mobile phones from Nokia as well as prize money worth ` 15,000 in all. If the ideas generated are worthwhile, the winners will be funded by Nokia to pursue and implement their ideas. The round 1 deadline is on 28th September 2010 and the event is open now.
IAMAI’s next event is on 29th July2010 at IIM bengaluru, India. This Seminar, aimed at Mobile Applications Developers’ to provide them a common platform to deliberate upon the opportunities and challenges of growth pertaining to the mobile applications services in India. The Seminar will start at 9am and go on till 5.30 pm.
SAP AG will be hosting a SAP Talkshow to highlight SAP’s SME capabilities.
The theme for the chat show is “Scalable and Transparent SMEs of Tomorrow”. SAP customers will talk about and how the right business insights can boost profitability, agility and customer-centricity to enable SMEs to compete in today’s fast-paced and volatile economic environment. This is also the perfect opportunity for one to hear more about SAP’s charter for the Indian SME in 2010.
The SME Legend 2010 – SAP Talk Show which will take place on April 12th, 2010 from 11:45 onwards at the Taj Westend hotel, Bangalore.
The talk show will be hosted by Deb Deep Sengupta, Vice President, SME & Channels, SAP India. Speakers include: Luis Murguia, Senior Vice President SME EMEA, SAP and our select group of esteemed customers.
Entry for the event is by invitation only.
Shrinidhi Hande from BusinessBlogging will be attending the event and would provide live coverage for the event on BusinessBlogging website…