Bhubaneswar:11/8/19: Xavier School of Human Resource Management (XAHR), Xavier University, Bhubaneswar (XUB) conducted its annual business conclave Kshitij at the Xavier City campus, here today. The theme for the session was ‘Future of work – Rethinking Work, Workforce, and Workplace’.
The conclave, graced by the presence of industry veterans and faculty members alike, was inaugurated by Dr. Andrew Dutta (Dean, XAHR). He contributed his thoughts on the theme by stating, “HR will undergo a technological change in the next decade, deepening the data spaces to erase the paradigm of the notion related to workplaces”. He also said that Artificial Intelligence will result in the influx of professionals from the medical field.he panel was moderated by Prof. Girish Balasubramanian (Professor, Human Resource Management, XUB), and the panelists were Ayaskant Sarangi (Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Wipro Limited), Kapil Mahajan (Head HR, Tata Advanced Systems Limited), Niharika Mohanty (Associate Vice President, Employee Branding, Zomato) and Apoorv Chaturvedi (Head Learning and Development, MagicBricks).
The conclave was then followed by a Q&A session with students asking pertinent questions to the panel which made the session interactive and insightful.
Thereafter, the 13th edition of the Annual Magazine, HR’Xxpert, was unveiled by the honorable panelists and faculty members. This was followed by the felicitation of the panelists as a token of gratitude on behalf of the University. Finally, the conclave ended with a vote of thanks to the speakers, faculty members, and everyone who contributed to make it a grand success.