12th National Finance Konclave, 2021

Theme: Resilience in Economic & Financial Systems: Lessons from Disruptive Changes

Date: 20th November 2021

Program Schedule

Time Sessions
8.30AM – 9.00AM Students, Faculties and Guests to assemble (Virtual/ Physical at Campus-7 Auditorium)
9:00 A.M. – 9.30 A.M. AV Documentary on KIIT, KISS and Founder’s Journey
9.30A.M – 9.35AM Welcoming the students and guests to the First Panel discussion by Student Anchors
Track 1




9.35 A.M. – 10.45 A.M.



Topic: Financial Sector Outlook: Disruptions and Accelerating Transformation


1.   Mr. Amitabh Mohanty, MD&CEO, JM  Asset Management

2.   Dr. Tirthankar Patnaik, Chief Economist, NSE (Moderator)

3.   Mr. Kumar Ayashkanta, Chief Investment Officer, Wipro

4.   Mr. Nikhil R Sohoni, Sr VP – Gr. Finance & Treasurer, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

5.    Mr. Vivek Kumar, Economist, QuantEco Research

10:45 A.M. -11.00A.M. Announcement of Award Winners & Conclave Video
11:00 A.M. -11.05A.M. Welcoming the guests to the Inaugural & Keynote session by the Student Anchors
11:05 A.M. – 11.10 A.M. Welcome Address, Introduction and context setting of the 12th National Finance  Konclave by

Dr. S N  Misra, Dean, KIIT School of Management

11:10 A.M. – 11.25 A.M. Address by Prof. Sasmita Samanta, Pro Vice Chancellor, KIIT Deemed to be University
11:25 A.M. – 12.10 P.M. Address by Keynote Speaker Sri Ajit Ranade, Chief Economist & President of Aditya Birla Group
12:10 P.M. – 12.15 P.M.  

‘Word of Gratitude’ by Dr. K K Ray Area Chair Finance, KSOM

12:15 P.M. – 12.30 P.M. Tea Break 
12:30 P.M. – 12.35 P.M. Welcoming the guests to the Second Panel discussion by Student Anchor
Track 2




12.35 P.M. – 2.00 P.M.


Topic: Decoding Sectoral Outlook: Emerging Economic Paradigm and way forward

1.      Mr. Manish Saxena, CFO, Adani Enterprises Limited – Natural Resources

2.      Mr. Nikhil Dujari, CFO, GMR Energy Limited

3.      Ms. Kanika Pasricha, Economist, Standard Chartered Bank

4.      Mr. Dinesh Bansal, President Finance, Bajaj Group

5.      Dr. Praveen Mohanty, Professor KSOM (Moderator)


2.00 P.M. – 3.00 P.M. LUNCH Break
3.00 P.M. – 4.30 P.M. Parallel Workshops