Henkel Innovation Challenge is an international innovation competition for students. Convening international students from 30 countries for the 8th time, this year’s global finals will take place in Vienna, Austria .
The national finals was held in Mumbai on 4th March 2015 and witnessed an enthusiastic display of ideas and innovation from cities across India. Students from IIMs, Welingkars, NMIMS , SIBM Pune and other renowned colleges were in the finals and the competition was one that had the most excellent minds vie against each other for a spot in the global finals. 10 teams presented their creative ideas amongst the ten teams 2 were from SIBM, Pune. The 10 teams that made the mark this year in India were shortlisted from over 1200+ registrations. The students were given the chance to try the role of a creative business development manager and develop a concept for a product or technology for the year 2050.
The first year MBA Students from SIBM,Pune were the runners-up in the national Finals at Henkel Innovation challenge 2015. I am sure that next year we will emerge as winners !
Dr R Raman
Director – SIBM, Pune