Young Indians- Think YI Know YI

28th November, 2017

The Siliguri chapter of Young Indians (YI) organised a session on "Dealing with Choices" on August 4, 2017. All the newly registered YUVA members of Salesian College, Siliguri Campus, participated in the session. The programme started in the conference hall at 11am with the welcome words delivered by Mr. Anirban Ghosh. He introduced the speaker, Mr. Punit Mishra, the Group Commander, Indian Air Force.
Young Indians, Siliguri Chapter organised a seminar on the topic "Think YI Know YI" on 28 November 2017. It was held in Montana Vista from 7:30 pm. Seven Salesian YUVA members attended the programme. Mr. Pritam Bansal introduced the speaker, Dr. Rahul Mirchandani, Chairman and Managing Director of Aries Agro Limited. Dr. Mirchandani has an experience of 23 years as Director of Aries Agro Limited and was ranked amongst the 30 Most Innovative CEOs in India in 2014. He holds a Doctorate in Management Studies from NMIMS University, Mumbai, a degree of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and holds an MBA from the University of Canberra, Australia.
Dr. Mirchandani started his talk with a few stories of his life as a member of Young Indians and how they transformed his life. He related Young Indians with successful organisations where meaningful and impactful projects are carried on. He further enlightened the audience about the importance of believing in Self. The house was then open to questions and discussions about various new YI programmes and projects which could be conducted by YUVA members. One of the participants said: "A hearty thank you to our college for providing us with such an amazing opportunity. Dr. Mirchandani is an impactful speaker who can touch lives and has transformed my thought process”. The programme concluded with Mr. Pritam Bansal delivering the Vote of thanks, followed by dinner.

Report by:
Punit Garodia
Department of Management