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INNOVATION DAY & BIG IDEA CHALLENGE

Rajadhani Business School observed the 7th death anniversary of Steve Jobs, the Co Founder of Apple Inc on 5 October, 2018 in Steve Jobs Auditorium. This event was conducted in memoriam to Steve Jobs as the great innovator. A panel discussion on the theme “Rebuilding Kerala”, Commemoration Presentation on the topic “Staying Ahead of Natural Disasters- Can Innovation Help” and an Idea Presentation Competition were organised as part of this event.
The event was inaugurated by Dr P Pugazhendi IFS, Managing Director – Kerala Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (MILMA) in the presence of Prof Rajit K Nair, Director, RBS. The key note address was delivered by Mr. Satish Babu, President & Co Founder, InApp Information Technologies Ltd and Mr. K C Chandrashekaran Nair, Former Chief Financial Officer, Technopark.
The event 1 was The Big Talk – The Innovation Day Talk Show on the theme Rebuilding Kerala. A panel discussion was conducted in connection with this in which Sri Jibu John, Sub Inspector of Police, Aranmula, Sri Sridhar. R, Director, Thanal, Ar Ganga Dileep, Architect & Urban Designer, Sri Sooraj S, Station Officer, Fire & Rescue Services, Er J Madhulal, Executive Engineer, KSEB and N T Niyas, Scientist, Indian Metrological Department were the esteemed member of the panel. Prof Rajit K Nair, Director, RBS moderated the session.
Event 2 was stated with a tribute to Steve Jobs by RBSite Akhil Chandran. It was followed by a commemoration presentation by Prof Rajit K Nair on the topic Staying Ahead of natural Disasters – Can Innovation & Technology Help?
Big Idea Challenge, an Idea presentation competition was also organised as part of the event. Eight teams participated and Suhail Salim and Amal Dev K V S7 B Tech Civil and Balachandran S, Vinayan V, Vyshnav S, Silpa S G and Anjana S S, S5 B Tech Aeronautical bagged first and second prizes respectively. Winners were distributed by certificate of merit by Ms. Reshma B Ramesh and Ms. Megha B Ramesh, Directors and Trustees of RIET.