The 2nd Global Leadership Summit at Amity saw the eminent corporate leaders assemble on one common platform. They shared their views on topics of contemporary importance like Developing Global Competitiveness: Leadership Challenges; Developing Global Competitiveness: Entrepreneurial Challenges; Ever Changing Business Horizon: Marketing Challenges; Developing Sustainable Competitiveness; HR Challenges and Winning ways of Companies: Through Innovative Practices.
Amity Leadership Award for Breakthrough Success was conferred to Captain G.R. Gopinath - MD, Air Deccan in recognition of his efforts in the field of Aviation.
Dr. Ashok K. Chauhan, Founder President, Ritnand Balved Education Foundation shared his views on Global Summit and said, “This Global Leadership Summit has enriched all those who never stop learning or growing. Students should continue to step up to the next level—gaining new knowledge and sharpening their skills and committed to build global business capabilities.”
The Chief Guest on the occasion was Shri. Oscar Fernandes, Minister of State for Statistics and Programme Implementation. Addressing the august gathering Shri. Fernandes stated: “The business world is swiftly being taken over by globalization, thereby making the role of HR Leaders all the more crucial. The country has always produced leaders who have made contributions for the entire globe. Now, the need is to imbibe some kind of patriotism, vigour and competitive quality amongst our youth to produce great leaders once again”.
Prof. G.D. Sharma, Director Consortium for Education Communication, Minister of HRD, Govt. of India and Guest of Honour of the inauguration said, “The Global Leadership recognizes the quintessence of leadership, a leader who has achieved not just fame and success but also set a trend that others can follow.
Also present on the occasion were Mr. Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Honourable Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) & Chairman Parliamentary Standing Committee for Telecom and Prof. Shekhar Choudhary, Director, IIM-Calcutta and Guest of Honour, Swami Bodhananda, Founder Sambodh Foundation & Director Bodhananda Foundation for Management, Research and Leadership.
Luminaries from the corporate world participated in Global Summit including Mr.C. P. Jain, Chairman & MD, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC); Dr. P. S. Rana, CMD, Housing Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO); Mr. V. C. Burman, Chairman, Dabur India Limited; Mr. Shivender Mohan Singh, Exectuive Dirctor, Fortis Healthcare Ltd; Mr. Nirmal Jain, Chairman, India Infoline Limited; Ms. Mandeep Maitra, Sr. Vice President – HR, HDFC Bank; Mr. G. K. Sinha, Executive Director-HR, Pepsi Foods Ltd; Padam Bhushan Shri Shinath Reddy, Head Of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and many others.