Great Lakes hosted its Annual Inter B – School fest – ‘L’Attitude 13°05 2018’ recently at the campus. The two day event was inaugurated by Mr. Ranganathan, Managing Director – Grundfos, Mr. N. Krishnamoorthy, Chief Quality Manager, Blue Dart Aviation and Mr. Rajashekharan, CEO – ITC Agarbattis division in the presence of Dr. Vaidy Jayaraman, Associate Dean & Principal, Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, students and faculty members. The theme of this year’s fest was ‘Kairos – the opportune moment’ that witnessed over 5000 + registrations, for 7 grand events, from various B-Schools across the country. The shortlisted participants were invited for the final rounds at L’Attitude 2018.
The event kick-started with series of competitions organized by various committees. A ‘Quiz Pro Quo’ was conducted by renowned Quiz Master Mr. Gautam Bose, which was well received among the participants. Two of the major events were sponsored by leading players in the market – . Supply Chain & Operations event – S CInnovatia was sponsored by SKCL and Consulting event – Excelsior was sponsored by SMERA Ratings. The cultural evening saw band performances by Great Lakes’ own ensemble. For the first time, Great Lakes theatre club ‘The Arte’ performed an original play, “Covet”, filled with drama, dance and music and spoke of love, passion and obsession. On the second day, a “Legends of Tomorrow – One day at a Premier B School” for all aspiring B School candidates was organized that saw participation from various High school and colleges in the city. This year’s fest also hosted a Mock UN Conference at the campus on the topic ‘Women Empowerment’. Mrs. Sandhya Shekar, Head – Research Park, IIT Madras was the chief guest. The discussion was a very meaningful one where many questions on women empowerment were addressed. The event came to an end with the valedictory function, presided over by Mr. Sethu Madhavan, MD of Tempel Steel, who also felicitated the winners.