Orientation Program Day-16 Session-1 of Prarambh 2020Posts by JSB
Day 16, Session I: 11 AM – 12 Noon
An Expert Talk on Digitalization for New Era was held on Day 16 of Prarambh 2020, the Induction Program for PGDM 2020-22. The objective of the talk was to introduce our young budding managers with the concept of Digitalization, the reason behind it being considered as a vehicle of the new age of transformation, and its application in various industries.
Mr. Sanjeev Nikore, CEO and Founder of Strategies2Scale, an alumnus of IIT, BHU, and FMS, DU, with more than 35 years of industry experience in Sales, Marketing, Operations in IT and Technology Services, was the esteemed Guest. He started the session with differentiation of terms like Digitization and Digitalization (Digital transformation). The session covered the nuances of several digital technologies and platforms, viz., Social media, E-business, Cloud computing, SAAS based platforms, Enterprise Data Management, Big Data, Big Analytics, AI, ML, Automation and robotics, AR, VR and MR, IOT, BlockChain and Cryptocurrency, Cybersecurity, among others. The applications and use in cases of ML, RPA, IOT, Cybersecurity, Blockchain, VR, AR, MR etc. were discussed in detail. The highly insightful session concluded with questions and answers from the students, leading to a discussion on the impact of Digitalization on the achievement of sustainable development goals.