Speaker Series


IMT Dubai hosted Mr. Najmul Hussain - Project Director of Dubai South and the founder of PMI-UAE Chapter.
Dubai is home to some of the largest projects in the world. One such project is Dubai South and is considered as the flagship project of Dubai. The students had the opportunity to interact with the man helming this gigantic project, Mr. Najmul Hussain – Project Director of Dubai South and the founder of PMI-UAE Chapter.
 
Mr. Hussain delivered a talk on the Pulse of Projection in Project Management where he shared anecdotes from the personal and professional experience of project management. He explained about the expectations the industry has from new graduates and what skills will be helpful for a successful career.
 
The Institute thanks Mr. Najmul Hussain for taking out time from his busy schedule for the students and would be honored to host him again in the future.

IMT Dubai hosted Mr. Jean-Michel Gauthier, CEO of Oliv for a workshop on “Advice on Landing an Internship or Graduate Job in Dubai”.

The students of IMT Dubai were delighted to welcome Mr. Jean-Michel Gauthier, CEO of Oliv for a workshop on “Advice on Landing an Internship or Graduate Job in Dubai”. Mr. Gauthier emphasized on the importance of making a Good CV and explained how companies sort out CVs depending on different criterion. He taught the etiquettes to be followed while making a CV. Furthermore, the way to tackle tricky interview questions through the right thought process were explained and demonstrated. These insights would definitely be fruitful for the students in their careers. We thank Mr. Gauthier for coming to our campus and wish to have a long-term association with him.


IMT Dubai students hosted Mr. Rajesh Garg - Group CFO, Landmark group for IMTeaTalks session

The students of IMT Dubai were fortunate to host Mr. Rajesh Garg – Group CFO, Landmark group at the campus for an interactive session on the topic: “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish, Stay Honest: The 3 key traits to progress in career and life”.

Mr. Garg discussed the key big trends in today’s world like Network Effect, Automation, Analytics & Cognition in detail. He explained how staying hungry is correlated with being competitive, staying foolish is correlated with being curious and staying honest is correlated with character.

He talked about how innovation based on A.I. and Blockchain has surpassed the predictions of classical laws like Moore’s Law and Nielsen’s Law. He explained it by introducing the students with innovation happening at Landmark Group and other companies.

The session was organized as a part of IMTea Talks by the Enterprise Relations Committee and Mr. Garg honored the efforts of students by signing the customary Tea Cup.

The IMT family is honored to host Mr. Rajesh Garg and we wish to maintain our strong relationship with him as well as Landmark Group.


IMT Dubai hosted Mr. Matteo Boffa for a guest lecture on the topic of Circular Economy

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-
m.boffa@etuix.com
+971585160291

 


IMT Dubai was honored to host Ms. Jaya Maru, CEO, and Co-founder Rewardz

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.


IMT Dubai hosted Mr. Gustavo A Montero, Chairperson/Co-founder Agar LLC/Pockero Network

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.