Interactive OPEN Workshop on Effectuation Principles & Open Innovation

Published: Wed Aug 08 2018

IBA Bangalore, in association with 100 Open Startups & winAMR organized an "Interactive OPEN Workshop on Effectuation Principles & Open Innovation" at Hotel Paraag, Bangalore on 28th July 2018. The workshop was an interactive session with Dr. Saras Sarasvathy and Mr. Varadarajan Krish that touched upon topics like:

• Success stories, emerging trends in Effectuation & Entrepreneurial mind-set
• Effectuation principles: Framework, tools & their application
• Open Innovation (IO): Relevance in Globalised Business environment
• Entrepreneurial thinking & innovative mind-set: Tools to apply

About Dr. Saras Sarasvathy
Dr. Sarasvathy is a member of the Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Ethics area. In addition to MBA and doctoral courses in entrepreneurship at Darden, she teaches in doctoral programs in Europe, Asia, Latin America and Africa. In 2007, she was named one of the top 18 entrepreneurship professors by Fortune Small Business magazine. In 2013, Babson College awarded her an honorary doctorate for the impact of her work on entrepreneurship education. Most recently, in recognition of her active engagement with students, Dr. Sarasvathy became the 2015 Mead-Colley Honored Faculty from UVA.

About Mr. Varadarajan Krish
Mr. Varadarajan Krishna (Varad) is the Managing Director, Induct India. Induct AS is Norway based Innovation Management Company specializing in building, managing and sustaining high end Innovation communities worldwide. Induct is a global leader in connected Healthcare Innovation Communities. Induct listed on the Oslo Bors in Jan 2016.

About IBA, Bangalore
Indus Business Academy (IBA- formerly Indian Business Academy) is one of the top B-schools in India and has been Ranked ’28th’ All India by Competition Success Review (CSR) – GHRDC B-School Survey 2016, ’49th‘ All India by Business India Best B-School Survey 2016, ’52nd‘ Best B-School by Outlook All India B-School Survey in 2016, and ’56th‘ All India by Times of India B-School Survey 2016.

IBA’s founding mission was to bring excellence in Teaching, Training, Corporate Networking and in Placements. At IBA, students are groomed, not just as managers but as holistic individuals. It ensures emergence of positively charged individuals, ready to contribute to the growth of corporations and the welfare of the society.

Internationally Accredited by IACBE – IBA, Bangalore is the 19th among the 33 B-Schools (Out of 5000+ B-Schools in India) to get an International Accreditation.
Honoured with the ‘The Academy of Success’ award at the World Business Conclave 2016, Hong Kong: "Celebrating Asia-Pacific’s Success Story".

Listed among 100 Fastest growing Private Institutes in Asia by WCRC Survey (Process Advised & Evaluated by KPMG).
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