Finance Conclave

The FMDP CELL, B.K.School of Business Management organized Finance Conclave on the theme “Finance : Emerging Trends, Issues and Challenges” in the Seminar Hall, School of Psychology, Philosophy and Education. The main objective of Conclave was to bring together finance professionals from the Corporate Houses, Financial Services Sector, PE/VC Industry, Students and Academicians to discuss emerging issues, challenges &opportunities in the areas of Finance and how we need to prepare ourselves to move ahead. It also acted as a forum for budding entrepreneurs to interact with investors and successful business leaders.

The programme started with inauguration function  and was followed by invited talks and discussions by industry experts. The following table give details of the programme :


Session Time Name of Key Note Speaker Topic of the Discussion
1  9.00  to 9.10 am Inauguration & Welcome speech by Dr. Prateek Kanchan, Director, BK School of Management


9:10 to 9:20 am Shri M. N. Patel – Vice Chancellor, Gujarat University – (Chief Guest of Conclave) Inaugural Address


9:20 to 10:00 am

Shri Prakash Kumar Sahoo – RBI -Regional Director, Gujarat(Guest of Honour of Conclave) Financial Inclusion and Financial Literacy – Present status and way forward


10:05 to 11:00 am

Shri  Piyush Gandhi – Head (Finance and Accounts), GIFT City Corporate Finance and Emerging Issues


 11.15  to 12.15 pm Shri  Mukesh Gandhi , Finance Director , MAS Financial Services Limited Disruptive Technology in Financial Sector


12.15 to 1.15 p.m. Shri Suresh Iyer – General Manager – Operations, GRUH Finance Limited and Alumni – B.K.School of Business Management, G. U. Financial Services –  Current Scenario and Way Ahead
7 1.15 -1.30 p.m. Concluding Remarks & Vote of Thanks by Dr. Nilam Panchal, Programme-in-charge