IIM Lucknow makes an impact at IFAMA Symposium in Shanghai

 | June 27,2012 04:35 pm IST

IIM Lucknow became the first team from India to participate in the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) Forum and Symposium. The 22nd edition of this event was held this year in Shanghai, China from 9th to 14th June 2012.

The symposium saw participation from students and academia from leading global colleges such as Purdue University, corporate leaders including the CEO of Nestle China and Chinese political leaders.


IIM Lucknow was represented by three students pursuing their Post Graduate Programme in Agribusiness Management Aditi Joshi, Rahul Kejriwal and Nikhil Shanker. The students performance in the international case competition and the views in panel discussions received excellent reviews from globally reputed academicians and business leaders.

The students were guided by Prof. Jabir Ali of the Centre for Food & Agribusiness Management at IIM Lucknow, who was participating in his 6th IFAMA Symposium. Prof. Ali presented 3 research papers at the symposium, all of which were very well received.

IIM Lucknows MBA in Agribusiness management will now enter its ninth year. Graduates of the program have excelled professionally, working in leadership positions with leading corporates in India and abroad.