Best B School for HR

The HR Conclave at KSOM is one of the largest congregation in an educational institution of HR professionals as speakers or workshop resource persons. The focus on HR makes KSOM one of the Best B-schools in India for HR.

Each year, a relevant HR issue is picked up by the Human Resources area that forms the underlying theme of the conclave. Though panel discussions, keynote speeches, student workshops, the students get a ringside view of the latest in the field of HR and gets to live the experiences of the senior industry professionals. The topics of the previous HR conclaves have been:

  • Changing Business Environment: The Evolving Role of HR and IR Professionals
  • HR Strategy and Tools
  • Psychological Contract: A Competitive Advantage
  • Power of Choice: Transforming the Talent Landscape
  • Look East: Leveraging Human Capital for Prosperity
  • Leadership Challenges in Business: Today and Beyond
  • HR Transformation by HR Value Proposition


The guest list is comprised of professors from reputed educational institutions, MD/CEOs of large organizations, Chief HR Officers, Senior Vice Presidents of HR among others.

Key attendees of past HR Conclaves have been:

  • Mr. Prem Singh, President Global HR – Wockhardt Ltd
  • Mr. Judhajit Das, Chief of HR – ICICI Prudential
  • Dr Sumit Chowdhary, President, Reliance Jio
  • Mr. Rajeev Dubey, National President, National HRD Network (NHRDN) and Group HR & Executive Board Member, Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Mr. S.Y Siddiqui, National President-NHRDN and COO, Administration (HR, IT , Finance and COSL)- Maruti Suzuki India Limited
  • Mr. Ambarish Dasgupta, Partner and Head of Management Consulting, KPMG

Past Conclaves:

July 30, 2016

7th Edition of National HR Conclave organised by KIIT School of Management, KIIT University

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organised its 7th National HR Conclave on 30th July, 2016. The theme of this years’ conclave was “Changing Business Environment: The […]
August 5, 2015

6th National HR Conclave organised by KSOM and NHRDN

KIIT School of Management (KSOM) organised its 6th National HR conclave on 25th of July 2015 on the theme “HR Strategy and Tools” and was attended by many eminent […]
August 23, 2014

5th National HR Conclave Organized by KSOM in association with NHRDN

KIIT School of Management organised the 5th National HR Conclave on 23rd of August, 2014 on the theme “Psychological Contract – A Competitive Advantage”. The conclave […]
August 10, 2013

4th National HR Conclave Organized by KIIT School of Management, KIIT University in association with NHRDN

KIIT School of Management (KSOM)  organised its 4th National HR Conclave in association with National HRD Network on 10th August 2013. The theme of this year’s […]
January 11, 2013


The National HR Symposium organized by KIIT School of Management, Bhubaneswar and National HRD Network was inaugurated on 11th January, 2013. The theme of the two-day […]
August 20, 2011

2nd National HR Conclave

KIIT School of Management, (KSOM), a constituent school of KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, successfully organized  its 2nd National HR Conclave based on the theme “Leadership Challenges in […]
September 27, 2010

National HR Conclave 2010

Academicians, professionals and corporate leaders brainstormed on ways to transform the role of human resources and aid organizations gain and sustain competitive advantage at National HR […]