TKWs Institute of Banking & Finance in association with Shine.Com organized a national level HR Conference for Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI) companies. The conference which was organized on 3rd February at The Lalit Hotel in Delhi was the first HR event focused on banking industry. The senior bankers from Citibank, Standard Chartered, HSBC, HDFC, ICICI, etc affirmed that for India to become a global banking hub, human resource is a challenge that must to be addressed.
The star of the event was Mr Ravi Subramanian, the celebrated bestselling author who has written books like “If God was a Banker”, “Devil in Pinstripes” & “I Bought the Monk’s Ferrari”. The delegates got insights about HR issued from seasoned professionals like Mr Raamann Ahuja of Deutsche Bank, Ms Nikita Mehrotra of Standard Chartered, Ms Deepa Mohamed of SMC Global, Amit Garg of HT Media, etc. Explaining the purpose of the conference Mr Amit Goyal, Director-Dean of TKWs IBF said, “This conference is an attempt to make the right kind of noise. For Indian BFSI companies to become a global leader, we must learn to work with this new generation. The Neo Generation Bankers was an important theme because of the shift in societal values. We’ve recently transitioned into a knowledge economy. The new generation of knowledge workers has grown with Realty TV, Facebook & Blackberry.”
The conference panel discussions were structured on AIR principle of HR created by the International HR Consultant Mr Sumit Chaudhuri of Third Millennium. Following the key note and the inaugural session Mr Chadhuri explained the AIR principle and how it zeros on to the HR requirements of BFSI companies. This was followed by three important panel discussions - Talent Acquisition, Talent Grooming & Talent Leverage.
Besides knowledge & best practices the event also offered a great networking opportunity. Mr Rahul Gandhi, Brand Manager of Shine.com explained that “… as a recruitment portal our goal is to provide better career for better people. Through this event we have created an unparalleled opportunity for delegates to meet senior professionals from BFSI industry.”
The important issues and challenges addressed during the conference are being updated in form of a knowledge capsule. These information capsules will be released every week on www.instituteobanking.org/conference