Both the events were successfully completed under the guidance & stewardship of Dr. Mahendra Sharma, Pro – Vice Chancellor (Academics) & convener of the event. . Faculty coordinators for the event Protsahan 2012-13 were Ms. Mitali Baruah and Mr. Abhishek Parikh. The co- coordinators were Ms Rachita Jaswal, Ms. Poooja Thakkar and Ms. Nikita Patel. The event was supported by a very able advisory committee.
The response was overwhelming. The events had participants exceeding 1200 entries from more than 60 B- schools. The event had participation from premier institutions like B. K School of Management, Institute of Management, Nirma University, Narmada College of Management, Bharuch, Chimanbhai Patel Institute of Management & Research , Parul Institute of Management, Vadodara S.K. School of Business Management, Patan, K. K. Parekh Institute of Management, Amreli ,Marwadi Education Foundation, Rajkot , Indukaka Ipcowala Institute of Management, Changa ,Shree Sahajanand Institute of Management Studies ,L. J. Institute of Management , School of Management, R. K. University ,R. D. Gardi Department of Management,Rajkot, Shayona Institute of Business Management Parul Institute of Management & Research ,GLS MBA ,Sal Institute of Management , Amrutmodi School of Business Management, Bhagvan Mahavir College of Management, Surat , S. K.Patel Institute of Management & Computer Studies , Gandhinagar ,SVIM, Kadi just to name few.
Protsahan 2012-13 was sponsored by Mahesh Bajaj and CVG security system – Chankya Vision Safety Pvt. Ltd. Media Partners were VTV and 9.1 Radio City. The online partner was divyabhaskar.com. The Academic Partner was Books India Ltd and the Grooming Partner was Steel –all male.
Nine games of Protsahan were sponsored by different renowned corporate. Plan the negotios- the B plan was sponsored by KTM stores. Astitva-the game of team building was sponsored by Bajaj Alliance. The stock market game Money Matrix was sponsored by the Arman Financial Services Ltd. Steel- all male sponsored the Product launch game Prarnbh, Landmark Honda sponsored our Business quiz event. Not only the formal events but even the informal games were sponsored by known business houses. The stage performance event Rhythm Ratzz was sponsored by Amul- the taste of India. Bollyworm the Bollywood quiz was sponsored by Cinepolis, India. Treasure Hunt was sponsored by the Bank of Baroda and the game Rangoli was sponsored by The Honda. Besides that also we had a lot of organizations supporting our event like the Asian Tiles World, Gelco, Airtel, Avadhoot Construction Co.Bajaj and Chokhidhani.
The inaugural function was privileged to have esteemed chief Guest Mr. Shivrambhai Patel, Chairman, Shivam Group of Companies, Guest of Honor Shri Vasant Raval, Director, Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited. The President of Ganpat University Shri AnilBhai Patel also spared time from his busy schedule to provide morale booster for the forthcoming generation of future managers. Dr. L. N. Patel, Vice Chancellor of Ganpat University and Dr Mahendra Sharma Pro – Vice Chancellor (Academics) & convener for the events graced the occasion by their scintillating & motivational speech.
V.M Patel Institute of Management, Ganpat University, grabbed the maximum no of prizes. Moreover they won the prize for the maximum no of participations also.
The event provided a gala time for the participating B- School teams. To judge all the events we had well known names both from the industry and Academics like Dr. Jayshriben Thakore (Director, IBMR), Dr. Ashwin G. Modi, Associate Professor, S.K School of Business Management,Mr. Hiren Patel, Instyle International School of Dance, Babita Sharma , Balraman Iyer , Spin Academy , Dr. Nishith Bhatt. Associate Professor, S.K School of Business Management, Dr. Narayan Baser, Associate Professor, SJPI., Mr. Vikram Bhatt,GM (HR),Meghmani Organics Ltd,Narayan Baser, Associate Professor, ( SJPI ).
We had received extensive media coverage before the event during the event and after the event in TV 9, E-TV, G.T.P.L News & V-TV, divya bhaskar.com, Divya Bhaskar.
Valedictory function provided mammoth doses of guidance & confidence through valuable speech of Mr. Sampath Iyer,, Senior Vice President, Circle head, Ahmedabad Circle, Axis bank, Chief Guest the event and Ms. Neeta Shah, Senior Manager, H.R, Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Guest of Honor of the event.