Schedule

Theme :    Competitiveness in Family Business

Time

Details

 

February 4, 2017, Saturday

09.00 – 09.30
  • Registration
  • Video on Evolution of Family Business and ISB Activities

09.30 – 10.45

Inauguration

  • Ramachandran Kavil, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB
  • Dieter Spaelti, Managing Partner and CEO, Spectrum Value Management Ltd,  Switzerland   
  • Adi Godrej, Chairman,  Godrej Group and Chairman, ISB
  • Denise H Kenyon-Rouvinez,  Wild Group Professor of Family Business , IMD Business School, Director – IMD Global Family Business Centre, Switzerland - Sharing Wisdom, Building Values: Inspiration from Long-Lasting Dynasties and Successful Family Businesses  
  •  Announce / Close  

10.45 – 11.15

Break

11.15 – 12.45

Family Governance

  • Sustaining Family and Business Governance
  • Practising Family Values
  • Managing Aspirations in Family Businesses

Speakers

  • Puneet Dalmia, Managing Director, Dalmia Bharat Group
  • Prasad  Kumar, Business Chairman – Corporate Development, GMR Group
  • Pawan Agarwal, Dy Managing Director, D B Corporation Limited (Dainik Bhaskar Group)

Chair :   Prasad  Kumar, Business Chairman – Corporate Development, GMR Group

12.45 – 13.45

Lunch


 

13.45 – 15.30

Managing Change

  • Preparing the Ground for Change
  • Navigating Change – Challenges and Strategies
  • Grooming the Next Generation
  • Experiencing Change
  • Managing Emotional Turbulence

Speakers

  • Aju Jacob, Director, Synthite Industries Limited
  • Pradeep R Rathi , Chairman and Managing Director, Sudarshan Chemical Industries Limited  
  • Sanjay Paul Antony, Managing Director, Abanel Management Consulting Private Limited
  • Thomas Mani, Executive VP- Retail & outsourcing, Paragon Group of Companies
  • Anil Sainani, Director, S & S Empowering Solutions Private Limited and Chief Advisor, Grant Thornton India LLP

Chair :  Anil Sainani, Director, S & S Empowering Solutions Private Limited and Chief Advisor, Grant Thornton India LLP

15.30 – 15.45

Break

15.45 – 17.30

Corporate Governance and Business Growth

  • Building Global Strategic Alliances Transparently
  • Challenges to Practicing High Quality Governance
  • Managing Succession Successfully
  • Be an Effective Non - Executive Board Member

Speakers

  • Farhad Forbes, Co-Chairman, Forbes Marshall Private Limited
  • Rajendra Barwale, Managing Director, Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company Private Limited (Mahyco)
  • Sonny Iqbal, Partner, EgonZehnder Limited
  • Nabankur Gupta, Founder CEO, Nobby Strategic Management & Family Business Consultants

Chair : Nabankur Gupta, Founder CEO, Nobby Strategic Management & Family Business Consultants

17.30 – 18.00

Break

18.00 – 19.00

Sustaining Family Business – Family Governance and Philanthropy

  • Family Business and Continuity
  • Philanthropy in Family Business - Practices and Learnings from Europe

Speakers

  • Rao G M, Group Chairman, GMR Group
  • Ann–Veruschka Jurisch , Managing Director, Ernst Schmidheiny Foundation, Switzerland

Chair :  Ramachandran Kavil, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB

19.00Gala Dinner

February 5, 2017, Sunday

09.00 - 09.30

Synergising Strategy, Structure and People


Speakers

  • Ranganathan CK, Chairman and Managing Director, CavinKare Private Limited
​Chair : Ramnarayan S, Professor, Indian School of Business

09.30 – 11.00

Passionate Entrepreneurial Leader – Family or Non – Family?

  • Professionals’ Passion
  • Taking the Untrodden Path  - Symphony Coolers
  • Coaching to be an Effective Leader

Speakers

  • Kamath Ullas K, Joint Managing Director, Jyothy Laboratories Limited
  • Achal Bakeri,  Founder, Chairman and Managing Director, Symphony Limited
  • Santhosh Babu, Managing Director, OD Alternatives  Private Limited

Chair : Manisha Singal, Associate Professor of Strategy, Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech, US

11.00 – 11.30

Break

11.30 – 12.45

Financing Growth and Growing Wealth

  • Family Wealth Preservation
  • What Investors Expect when they invest in Family Business

Speakers

  • Dieter Spaelti , Managing Partner and CEO, Spectrum Value Management Ltd,  Switzerland
  • Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman and Managing Director, TVS Capital Funds Limited

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

12.45 – 13.30

Organizational Transformation

  • Building Blocks of a Lasting Organization – Experiences of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories
  • The Grid Lock that Families Create!

Speakers

  • Prasad GV, Co - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited
  • Ramachandran Kavil, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB

Chair :   Ramachandran Kavil, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, ISB

13.30 – 13.35

Closing Remarks  by Ramachandran Kavil

13.35 - 14.00End of Conference and Lunch