Delhi-NCR Chapter


“Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory” – Dr. Seuss .The above quote stood true the moment when more than 120 alumni who came for the Delhi Chapter Meet, met each other after a long time. Birla Institute of Management Technology organised a Chapter Meet in Delhi on the 27th of July 2019 at Anand Niketan Club to bring together all its alumni and their family together for a grand evening and a memorable experience.

The enthusiasm and excitement of alumni was at peak for the Chapter Meet as they started coming in huge numbers from 6:30 pm onwards. The Chapter Meet not only saw a rise in the recent batch pass outs but saw a huge rise and witness of alumni from the older batches as well.

The registration began at 6:30 pm sharp and continued till 8: 30 pm as the meet saw the surge and peak till 8 pm. The introduction and welcome speech began at exactly 7:30 pm by Dr. Gagan Katiyar, Convener, Alumni Cell as he thanked the alumni for their presence and taking out time from their busy schedule. The working of Alumni Portal and the agenda of the meet was discussed in details during the welcome speech. The Chapter Meet also marked a significant importance as the new manager of Alumni Interface Cell, Ms Madhavi Sharma was introduced to the Alumni and the huge progress the Cell had done within months of her joining as the Manager.

Prof. Pratik Priyadarshi then spoke about the Executive MBA being launched for the first time at Bimtech and how the course would play a significant role in moulding and churning out new managers and leaders.

The Chief Guest for the evening ,Mr. Sakate Khaitan has conveyed his best wishes for the Meet  and  shared his vision for the Institute as well as for the alumni network and wanted it to be the best among the other B schools in the coming years on video call.

This was followed by the Speech of the President of GAAB , Mr . Alok Gupta followed by Mr. Mohit Chhabra. Both while welcoming the alumni focussed and stressed on the need of a strong alumni network and the role that each alumnus/alumnae has to play to ensure a wider and a strong base.

The Alumnae of Bimtech have also played a huge role in widening and establishing a huge global name for Bimtech. The Women Alumni Meet, Surge also helped the Cell create better network and relations with the Alumnae. The Cell, to thank and congratulate them for their contribution felicitated some of the senior and distinguished Alumnae.

To add to the excitement factor of the meet there was a lucky draw organised with each winner winning a chocolate as a gift. To keep the Alumni engaged game like “Shoot the balloon “and activities for kids like tattoo making, wrist bands of names was also arranged which was highly enjoyed. This was followed by a Video prepared by the Alumni Conduit Members which showed the various activities and events done by the Conduit in the recent past to create excitement and boost the expectations of the alumni for the current year.

The meet ended the Vote of Thanks by Dr. Gagan Katiyar .The Alumni interacted and bonded over dinner as they shared stories and incidents and were gripped by nostalgia as hey went down the memory lanes of the Institute.

The meet was a highly successful event with respect to objectives, interaction and networking. The huge presence of alumni in the meet made it cherishable for years to come as the Alumni Cell looks forward to organise and arrange such successful meets in the near future.