JIMS Activities

International Media Seminar - “Challenges faced and Sustainability of Various Sectors” in the Post COVID scenario.

The Department of Media and Communication Studies organized an International Media Seminar on May 28th May, 2021. The theme of the Seminar was: “Challenges faced and Sustainability of Various Sectors” in the Post COVID scenario. In light of the ongoing second wave of the Pandemic, the seminar was held online, via Zoom. Industry experts across sectors graced the seminar with their virtual presence. A comprehensive list of Speakers is detailed in the schedule below. Dr. Ravi.K. Dhar in his passionate welcome address sought to highlight issues surrounding what he termed “Institutionalized media” and COVID 19. He began by speaking of the Free flow of authentic information on COVID 19 and its prevention. Mr. Vinit Mishra, Director, Technology Consulting, Ernst & Young LLP Spoke on Digital Transformation. Mr. Bikas Kr. Singh, VP & amp; National Head-Corporate Affairs, OYO spoke about, Post COVID pandemic and trends in Hospitality Industry. Mr. Kartik Mani, Senior Strategy Director, Interbrand spoke about “Post COVID pandemic-Impact on COVID on Brands how they are thriving?” Ms. Smita Sharma, Independent Journalist; Contributing Editor, India Ahead, spoke about “Post COVID pandemic- Life in News Channel”. Ms. Olga Dycheva, Head of Sputnik Hub (India) Introduced Sputnik & Alexei Orlov. Mr. Alexei Orlov, Chief, Sputnik Radio (Russian Version), spoke about “Post CoViD-19 pandemic and Life in Newsroom”. Dr. Ajitabh was introduced and thanked by Dr. Neeru Johri