Backwaters

Catch all the happenings at Backwaters, the annual management fest of IIM Kozhikode

Backwaters Day3: Saving the Best for the End

After two big bang days of Backwaters’16 at IIM Kozhikode, we’re sure you don’t expect the last day to be far behind. It wasn’t and in fact, it was bigger and better! After 3 gruelling days for the campus representatives from all the participating colleges, Avatar finally came to a close and how! The 5 candidates who had been shortlisted… Read more →

And It’s Started: Backwaters 2016!

Backwaters, the annual management fest kicked off with great gusto Friday morning. The institute has just celebrated its 20th anniversary, and the theme of the 2016 edition of the flagship fest, suitably, is “Nurturing Young India”. At 9 am, the Model United Nations conference had already come to order. Delegates representing 30 countries discussed on “combating terrorism and human rights… Read more →

Backwaters 2015- Bigger and better than any of its predecessors!

Backwaters 2015- Bigger and better than any of its predecessors!

th October to 1st November, 2015. The student fraternity was eagerly awaiting the invocation of these three days of mind tingling business simulation events and opportunities to interact with powerful speakers in TEDex, and finally the night before, one couldn’t help but notice the buzz in the campus among students and teachers alike making last minute preparations for coordinating, participating… Read more →

Industry Deep Dive 2.0 – Day 1

Industry Deep Dive 2.0 – Day 1

Industry Deep Dive 2.0, an initiative by the Industry Interaction Cell, IIM Kozhikode kicked off on 26th October, 2013. With a focus on the most celebrated business vertical in the country, the media and entertainment sector, the event highlighted on the different perspectives of its evolution, commercialization and managerial perspectives. The event has attracted some of the best speakers in… Read more →

Beginning Tomorrow – Industry Deep Dive 2.0

Beginning Tomorrow – Industry Deep Dive 2.0

Industry Deep Dive is an initiative by Industry Interaction Cell of IIM Kozhikode that promises to keep the student community abreast of the emerging trends and latest developments in specific sectors on an annual basis. In 2012, IIM Kozhikode witnessed a successful e-Commerce conclave with eminent speakers such as Dr. Naveen Amblee, (Professor, Marketing Management, IIMK), Mr. Praveen Sinha (MD… Read more →

Backwaters 2012 gets underway at IIM Kozhikode

Backwaters 2012 gets underway at IIM Kozhikode

Backwaters- The Annual B-School Meet organized by Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kozhikode got underway on November 9, 2012 with a range of events conducted throughout the day. The three day extravaganza promises to bring together students from across the best management institutes in the country to participate in events ranging from business simulation games, case studies, strategy events, etc…. Read more →

White Knight : Backwaters 2012!!

White Knight : Backwaters 2012!!

IIM Kozhikode launches its annual management festival, Backwaters 2012 with an open B-plan contest, White Knight, open to all B-schools, working professionals and start-ups across the country Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode- one of India’s premier B-Schools- has launched its annual Management festival Backwaters with its flagship Business Plan competition “White Knight”, and by inviting articles to the first edition… Read more →

Backwaters: The annual B-School meet of IIMK

Backwaters: The annual B-School meet of IIMK

The term ‘Backwaters‘ no longer evokes images of the serene lagoons and sleepy houseboats of Kerala. What immediately comes to mind instead is a group of future management executives battling it out amongst themselves to emerge supreme. Backwaters is the annual B-school meet of IIMK where fun events are combined with many learning opportunities through eminent personalities who come, discuss… Read more →

Backwaters 2011: Day 3

Backwaters 2011: Day 3

Backwaters 2011, saw the final lap of its varied and highly competitive events, with participants going all out to achieve the title. The previous evening saw IIMB quite literally ‘Clinch the Deal’, in the event which pitched the future iBankers against each other in a cliffhanger of a contest. ‘White Knight’ a flagship event with Rs.1 lakh at stake, saw… Read more →