Jaipuria Alumni Meet 2016
The Jaipuria Group of Educational Institutions held its Mega National Jaipuria Alumni Meet, 2016 at Radisson Blu, Kaushambi on Saturday, 1st October, 2016.The eleven Institutions under the aegis of this group have a legacy and heritage of 60 years and alumni strength of over 15,000 students. The Mega Alumni Meet was a remarkable endeavor by the group to revitalize the relationship with its former students.The Meet sought to support all its ex-students across the country in rekindling their relationship with their Alma Mater, friends and teachers. The initiative of the Jaipuria Alumni Meet was conceptualized by Jaipuria Institute of Management (JIM) under the able guidance of the Head of the Institutions, Prof. Daviender Narang.
It was for the first time in the history of the group that a Mega Alumni Meet was organized on such an impressive magnitude. The Meet was the culmination of concerted efforts of the institutions comprising Jaipuria Institute of Management and Jaipuria School of Business, Ghaziabad; Seth Anandram Jaipuria Schools of Kanpur,Ghaziabad and Shaheed Path, Lucknow,to bring together the past students on a common platform. The group feels proud to affirm that 500 alumni, who are very accomplished professionals, many serving in leadership positions at some of the most esteemed global companies, and others managing their own startups successfully attended the meet.
The Alumni Meet was inaugurated by the Chairman of the Jaipuria Group, Shri Shishir Jaipuria. The Director of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Ghaziabad addressed the meet. He mentioned that across the world, the contribution of the alumni in developing their institutions needs to be affirmed with greater vigour. Students are the key strength of the educational institutions and their support in building better infrastructure and facilities in some of the most renowned educational institutions has been widely acknowledged.The group also launched the much awaited ‘Alumni Portal’ that aims to foster and nurture stronger bonds with the alumni and support them in further enhancing the visibility and image of their Alma Mater. Jaipuria Group had the privilege of having a very distinguished guest Mr. Dilip Cherian, Co-founder of Perfect Relations, as the Guest of Honor to grace the occasion and address the alumni.This was followed by a session on sharing of some revelatory experiences by the Alumni with the existing students. The grand finale of the event was a spectacular performance by the renowned artists Shibani Kashyap and Vinod Bajaj and a sumptuous dinner thereafter.
Indeed, the support of the alumni in making the Jaipuria Group as one of the premier educational institutions across the country is undisputed. The emphasis of this Mega Alumni Meet was to further encourage our former students to act as Brand Ambassadors for their Alma Mater, as mentors for the existing batch of students by guiding them and also help the Alma Mater to improve placements through their networks.