Dean Suresh Ramanathan addresses Madras Management Association (MMA)
Dean, Dr Suresh Ramanathan addressed the members of the Madras Management Association on 5th November 2019 on “Reimagining Management Education in a Dynamic World”. In his speech, he addressed a few issues that Indian B Schools face in terms of development. He mentioned, Relentless press towards commoditization, an inordinate focus on short-term outcomes, lack of resources and lack of support for knowledge creation are the growth affecting factors and mentioned the ways to solve them. Dean Ramanathan’s speech was well-received by all the members and dignitaries who attended the event. In the Q & A session that followed, Dean Ramanathan elaborated on various other aspects of management education such as the need for soft skills, removal of examination process & need for industry-academia collaboration.