The Sustainability and Development Committee of IMT Dubai hosted Mr. Matteo Boffa for a guest lecture on the topic of Circular Economy.
Mr. Matteo Boffa is a 27 year old social entrepreneur and is the Co-founder/General Manager of Etuix Ltd.
He delivered an interactive session about the effects of plastics on our environment. Mr. Boffa explained how plastics were created to help the environment, but now are overused and are destroying it. Every year, 500,000 Kg of PVC is destroyed in UAE alone and Etuix is helping to reduce the wastage by recycling the PVC and making accessories in its Milan facility.
Etuix Ltd. manufactures trendy accessories with 100% recycled PVC and have intentions to establish a facility in UAE to expand its reach.
Mr. Matteo Boffa can be reached at-
IMT Dubai was honored to host Ms. Jaya Maru, CEO, and Co-founder Rewardz to deliver a session on ‘Employee Rewards and Recognition Trends’.
Ms. Maru discussed the significance and impact of incentives and reward systems in the organizations. She described how an employee and an employer have a different perception about them.
After that, she moved on to the technological aspect of the topic, mentioning the technology used to change the paperwork appraisal to an app form.
IMT Dubai is thankful to Ms. Jaya Maru and we hope to maintain a long relationship with her.
The students of IMT Dubai were pleased to host Mr. Gustavo A Montero (Chairperson/Co-founder Agar LLC/Pockero Network) at the campus for an interactive session on Blockchain and the future of Finance.
Mr. Montero explained all the major concepts of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency. He started by introducing the functions and working of blockchain followed by its application in the spectrum of industries. In the concluding note, he advised the students on how to acquire and utilize the knowledge of blockchain in their work life.
The session was organized as a part of IMTea Talks by the Enterprise Relations Committee and Mr. Montero honored the efforts of students by signing the customary Tea Cup. The IMT family is honored to host Mr. Gustavo A Montero and wish to have a long association with him.
IMT Dubai students Javin Jain and Eshneet Kaur have won the best presentation award at 2nd International Conference on Business, Education, Engineering and Sciences (ICBEES 2018). They are writing a research paper with Dr. Rommel Sergio, on Subjective Well-Being in the United Arab Emirates: Perspectives and Programs on Happiness and Positivity. They presented an abstract for the paper that they are working on at the conference. The conference was organized by The International Association of Scholarly Publishers, Editors and Reviewers (IASPER) at Al Ain, Abu Dhabi. Academicians, research scholars and industry experts across the world attended the conference which intended to promote academic integrity in research and publication, disseminate research results for greater utilization, and foster collaboration among researchers. #ICBEES #IMTDubai #IaMTomorrow
The students of IMT Dubai were pleased to host Mr. Waseem Safdar, Production Manager at Saint-Gobain Weber Middle East for a guest lecture on Operational Excellence. He talked about the concepts of Supply Chain Management and the tools for Operational Excellence. He explained the commonly used tools and techniques like Lean 6-Sigma, Process Mapping, Just in Time, etc. and also answered the student queries.