Entertainment encapsulated with a dose of knowledge is what Amity International Business School is rendering on its Ninth Annual Three Day International Conference “Inbush 2007- Harnessing Happiness for Global Economic Growth through Innovation, Competitiveness and Transformation” which was started at Amity Campus, Sector -44, Noida with zeal and fervor. INBUSH is the biggest congregation of academic and professional stalwarts; budding managers; delegates from UK, Australia, Japan, China, Indonesia; members of Parliament; top officials of various ministries; leading corporate personalities; top exporters, and participants from foreign universities.
INBUSH was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Prof. Susan Price, Acting Vice Chancellor, University of East London and Mr. Creon Butler, Minister & Deputy High Commissioner, British High Commission was the Guest of Honor for the occasion.
The three day business summit had three plenary sessions- “Innovation Challenges for Global Competitiveness with special focus on USA ,Canada and European Countries”, “Rethinking Competitiveness: Survival Strategies with special focus on Asian and CIS Countries”, and “Transforming for Sustainable Growth And Social Development with special focus on African and Latin American Countries” in which corporate honchos deliberated on vital issues.
Acknowledging the overall benevolent contribution of Corporate, a galore of special prizes were conferred on them by way of Corporate Excellence Award including ING Vysya Bank Ltd., ONGC, GAIL, NHPC, HSBC, Aditya Birla Group, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Rayban Sun Opticals, Shreya Developwell, Liberty Shoes, Mc. Donalds, Punjab National Bank, Convergys India Services Pvt. Ltd., NIIT Technologies, Luxor Group, Bajaj Allianz, Indian Overseas Bank, Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways, Hutchison Essar, Spicejet Limited, Air Sahara, Jaquar and Company, Aviva Life insurance, Titan industries Ltd.
Several industrialists and professionals were felicitated by excellence awards to acknowledge the significant and remarkable contribution they have made in their respective fields
Amity Media Personality of the Year 2007
Mr. Rajat Sharma - Chairman, INDIA TV
Amity Best Political Correspondent of the Year 2007
Mr. Bhupendra Chaubey- Chief Political Correspondent, CNN-IBN
Amity Global HR Excellence Award
Mr. G.K. Aggarwal- Executive Director, NTPC
Amity Best Academician Award
Dr. Roberto M. Arguelles- St. Louis University,Philippines
Amity Excellence Award for Innovation in Entertainment Arena
Mr. Senthil Kumar- Group Manager,Special Projects Times Infotainment Ltd.
Amity Best International Channel Correspondent of the year 2007
Mr. Satish Bindra- Bureau Chief, CNN
Ms. Maneka Gandhi and Dr. Kiran Bedi were awarded “Amity Woman Achiever Award for Animal welfare” and “Amity Woman Achiever Award for Social Justice” respectively. Apart from these awards, “Amity Media Excellence Award 2007” was conferred on Rashtriya Sahara, The Statesman, The Week, Dainik Jagran, India Tv, Sahara Samay, Fever 104, Punjab Kesari, SI Television, The Indian Express and CNBC TV 18.
Every day cultural evenings were organized to entertain the corporate fraternity and students. The first day saw the Classical Violin Recital by legendary violinist Ms. Anupriya Devtale and Musical Recital by renowned musician, Dr. Jogiswar Swami who regaled the aficionados who were left spellbound by artists’ mellifluous rendering. Ghulam Ali, the Ghazal Maestro, evinced his magic in the soul stirring evening “Sham - e – Ghazal on the second day of the summit. The third day saw the enthralling rock show “Yamaha Roxx” by Them Clones.
The event also had its share of fun-filled Cultural Fest with competitions like Choreography Competitio