Schedule-Business Conference

TimeParticulars
February 7, 2015
Business Conference
Theme : Continuity of Family Business across Generations
Venue : Khemka Auditorium
Time Details
09.00 – 09.30Registration
09.30 – 09.45Welcome by Dean Ajit Rangnekar, ISB
09.45 – 11.15
  • Inauguration of the Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise
  • Thomas Schmidheiny, Founder & Chairman, Spectrum Value Management Ltd – Joy of Giving – Keynote speech
  • Adi Godrej, Chairman,  Godrej Group and Chairman, ISB - Family Business and Corporate Governance , Keynote speech
  • Kavil Ramachandran, Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB
  • Book release “The 10 Commandments for Family Business” by  Kavil Ramachandran
11.15 – 11.45Break
11.45 – 13.45Leadership Challenges in Building Large Businesses
  • Changing Role of Women in Leadership
  • Synergising Family and Business Values while Growing Rapidly
  • Board as the Custodian of Enterprise
  • Corporate Governance and Business Growth

Unique Achievers Forum

  • Shanti L Poesposoetjipto, Chairman, PT Samudera TBK and Chairman, PT Asuransi Bintang Tbk,  Indonesia
  • M.G. George Muthoot,  Chairman, The Muthoot Group
  • Prasad GV, Co-Chairman and CEO, Dr Reddy’s  Laboratories Ltd
  • Srinivas PS, Head, Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice (Asia), The World Bank

Chair :   Srinivas P S, Head, Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice (Asia), The World Bank

13.45 – 14.45Lunch
14.45 – 16.15Sustaining Familiness
  • Bonding Family, Bonding Business
  • Building Family Bonding as a Unique Strategic Value  
  • Leading Change: Challenges and Guidelines

The Custodian’s Forum

  • Sangita Reddy, Joint Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited
  • Prasad M Kumar, Business Chairman – Institution Building & Governance, GMR Group
  • Ramnarayan S, Clinical Professor of Business, Organisational Behaviour, ISB

Chair : Prasad M Kumar, Business Chairman – Institution Building & Governance, GMR Group

16.15 – 16.45Break
16.45 – 18.45

Managing Succession and Next Generation Grooming

  • Meeting Expectations
  • Challenges of Grooming
  • What does Next Generation Want
  • Managing Transition Emotions

Succession Forum

  • Anil Rai Gupta, Chairman and Managing Director, Havells India Limited
  • Feroz Rahim, Group Managing Director, Rahima Frooz (Bangladesh) Limited
  • Jamil Ali Sultan, Director, W.J. Towell & Co. (LLC), Oman
  • Anil Sainani, Director, S & S Empowering Solutions Pvt Ltd & Chief Advisor, Grant Thornton India LLP


Evening Keynote speaker : Dennis T Jaffe, Professor Emeritus, Saybrook University, Managing Succession – Lessons from Asia

Chair :
Anil Sainani, Director, S & S Empowering Solutions Pvt Ltd & Chief Advisor, Grant Thornton India LLP

18.45  onwardsNetworking Dinner at the Recreation Centre Lawns
February 8, 2015
08.45 – 09.15Keynote speaker
  • Sajjan Jindal, Chairman & Managing Director, JSW Group, Think Big, Act Big

Chair : Sougata Ray, Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta

09.15 – 11.15Owners Expectations and Growth of Family Business
  • Build Entrepreneurially
  • Managing Owner Expectations
  • Family Wealth Preservation: Challenges and Strategies
  • Ownership and Reward Options

Eminent Speakers Forum

  • Rajeev Nannapaneni, Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer , NATCO Pharma Limited
  • Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman & Managing Director, TVS Capital Funds Ltd
  • Dieter Spaelti, Managing Partner & CEO, Spectrum Value Management Ltd, Zurich
  • Kavil Ramachandran, Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB

ChairKavil Ramachandran, Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB

11.15 – 11.45Break
11.45 – 13.45

Building Teams and ‘Letting Go’ of Control

  • ‘Letting Go’ within the Family
  • Transitioning to be a Non-operating Owner
  • Gaining Freedom to Build
  • Investors or Intruders

The Professionals Forum

  • Nabankur Gupta, Founder, CEO, Nobby Strategic Management & Family Business Consultants
  • Husein Esufally, Chairman, Hemas Holdings PLC, Sri Lanka
  • Govindarajan Narayanan, Managing Director, Aurobindo Pharma Limited
  • Prem Pavoor, Managing Director,  Fidelity Growth Partners, India

Chair : Nabankur Gupta, Founder, CEO of Nobby Strategic Management & Family Business Consultants, Chairman & Co-Founder, Blue Ocean Capital & Advisory Services Pvt Ltd


13.45 – 14.30
Building Family and Business as Institutions

Keynote speech 
  • Kavil Ramachandran, Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
  • Sougata Ray, Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta

Chair :   Dieter Spaelti, Managing Partner & CEO, Spectrum Value Management Ltd, Zurich

14.30 End of Conference and Lunch