Schedule

TimeParticulars
February 2, 2019 – Saturday
Business Conference
 
Theme :  Generations to Generations – Building Family Business Legacy Harmoniously  
Venue :   Khemka Auditorium

 
Time Details
09.00 – 09.20Registration
09.20 – 10.45Inauguration

  • Rajendra K Srivastava, Dean and the Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Indian School of Business
  • Major Global Trends and some Learnings for Business, Thomas Schmidheiny, Founder & Chairman, Spectrum Value Management Limited
  • My Experiences in Institution BuildingDeepak Parekh, Chairman of Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited
  • Kavil Ramachandran, Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
10.45 – 11.15Break
11.15 – 12.30Family Governance - Proactive Strategies

  • Developing Family Governance System
  • Implementing Family Constitution Harmoniously
  • Does Family Constitution Matter?
     
Speakers

  • Ajith Kumar Rai, Founder and CMD, Suprajit Group of Companies
  • Suneeta Reddy, Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited
  • Anil Sainani,  Managing Partner - BAF (Business and Family) Consultants


Chair : Anil Sainani, Managing Partner - BAF (Business and Family) Consultants
12.30 - 13.15Keynote Address

  • 350 Years of Merck Family Business – Family and Corporate Governance - Frank Stangenberg Haverkamp, Chairman, Executive Board and Family Board, E.Merck KG
     
Chair : Sougata Ray, Professor of Strategy, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
13.15 - 14.15Lunch
14.15 – 16.15Professionalisation – The Inevitable Challenge

  • Family Leadership and Role Redefinition
  • Building it Together
  • Can Non-Family CEOs be Trusted

Speakers

  • Navas Meeran, Chairman, Eastern Group of Companies
  • Govindarajan, Managing Director, Aurobindo Pharma Limited
  • Unnikrishnan MS, Managing Director and CEO, Thermax Group

Chair : Gopal Srinivasan, Chairman and Managing Director, TVS Capital Funds Private Limited
16.15 – 16.45Break
16.45 - 18.00Next Generation and Family Entrepreneurship

  • Entrepreneurs in every generation
  • Innovation and continuity simultaneously
  • Sustaining and growing social entrepreneurship
     
Speakers

  • Pramodita Sharma, Professor of Family Business, Grossman School of Business, University of Vermont, USA
  • Harish Lakshman, Managing Director, Rane Group
  • Aravind Srinivasan,Chief Medical Officer, Aravind Eye Hospital and Director-Projects - Aravind Eye Care System
     
Chair : Pramodita Sharma, Professor of Family Business, Grossman School of Business, University of Vermont, Sr. Advisor & Sr. Fellow, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
18.00 - 18.50 Lessons From Global Family Businesses

  • Lessons from Best Family Businesses Globally
  • Living Beyond 100 – Learnings from British Family Businesses
     
Speakers

  • Farhad Forbes, Co-Chairman, Forbes Marshall Limited
  • Ajay Bhalla, Professor of Family Business and Innovation, CASS Business School, London
     
Chair:  Navneet Bhatnagar, Senior Researcher, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
19.00 - 21.00Gala Dinner
February 3, 2019 – Sunday
09.00 – 10.00Managing Across Generations in a Turbulent World

  • Laying Strong Foundations and Build Together with the Next Generation
  • The Role of Philanthropy in Turbulent Times
     
Speakers

  • Mohan Reddy BVR, Executive Chairman, Cyient Limited
  • Ann Veruschka Jurisch, Director, Ernst Schmidheiny Foundation, Switzerland
     
Chair :   Kavil Ramachandran, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
10.00 – 11.15Redefining the Role of Women in Family Business

  • Changing Role of Women in Business Families – a Historical Perspective
  • Be a Successful CEO in a Family Business
  • Leading Change – Challenges and Strategies
     
Speakers

  • Gita Piramal, Senior Associate Fellow, University of Oxford
  • Amala Akkineni, Director, Annapurna International School for Film and Media and Co-founder and Chairperson, Blue Cross of Hyderabad
  • Lavanya Nalli, Vice Chairperson, Nalli Group of Companies
     
Chair :  Nupur Pavan Bang, Associate Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
11.15 – 11.45Break
11.45 – 13.00Leadership and Continuity in a Changing World

  • Essence of Continuity in Practice
  • Changing Social Trends and Impact on Families
  • Leadership and Managing Change

Speakers

  • Prasad Kumar, Founder and Principal Consultant, Human Endeavour
  • Vivek Bhandari, Chairman, Jio Payments Bank
  • Ramnarayan S, Professor of Organization Behavior, Indian School of Business


Chair : Prasad Kumar, Founder and Principal Consultant, Human Endeavour
13.00 - 13.45 Building Ever Lasting Institutions 

  • Trusteeship at the Core of the Murugappa group - Five Generations of Institution Building
     

Speakers

  • Murugappan MM, Executive Chairman, Murugappa Group
     
Chair : Kavil Ramachandran, Professor and Executive Director, Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business
13.45 - 14.00Valedictory