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Professional Development Open Program

It is AMA's thrust to provide a regular FORUM for Members and other professionals to meet, share and enrich their experience. This is achieved through numbers of lectures, discussion and meetings. More than 100 programmes are announced every year addressed by eminent personalities and experienced professionals. These activities are organized on current themes and issues in management. Members have immensely benefited from these programmes which are organized round the year. The Professional Development Open Program are documented and archived in the form of Visual CD and DVD. This CDs and DVDs are distributed through “Shilp Gravures – AMA Media Centre” located in AMA Complex. 


July 2018
July 21 Saturday 6.30 p.m.

Mr. Vivek Joshi,
Advisor, A-Joshi Strategy Consultants (P) Ltd.

to address on

Perspectives on Strategy

July 27 Friday 6.30 p.m.

Mr. Nehal Sheth,
Associate Partner, Tax & Regulatory Services,
Ernst & Young LLP

to address on

Succession Planning for Family Businesses


July 28 Saturday 6.30 p.m.

A talk on

IIoT for Everyman
(Industrial Internet of Things)

Mr. P.V. Sivaram,
Chairman-Non Executive, B & R Industrial Automation Pvt Ltd.

July 28 Saturday 5.30 to 6.30  p.m.

Speakers' Forum Meeting

Topic: Friendship flows in two Directions:
           You must give as well as receive

Co-ordinator: Mr. Suresh Mashruwala

August 2018
August 3 Friday (A) Preliminary Round:
• 6.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.

(B) Final Round for
shortlisted participants
• 7.00 p.m. onwards

S.R. Bhandari-AMA Best Speaker Award 2018
Age limit : Between 18 and 30 years

• Swachh Bharat According to Me
• The Future of Work
• Reforms in Election
• Justice Delayed is Justice Denied. Can we have a remedy?

Winner's Category:
• One Best Speaker (Award Trophy and Rs.10,000/-)
• One Runner-up (Award Trophy and Rs.5,000/- )
Certificates of Participation will be issued.

For more details and registration form:Download 

For registration: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


August 4 Saturday 6.30 p.m.

Dr. Vishakha N Desai,
Sr. Advisor for Global Affairs to the President & Sr. Research Scholar,
Columbia University, New York

to address on

Rethinking Higher Education for the 21st Century World

August 10 Friday 6.30 p.m.

Mr. Nalin H Parekh
Investment Consultant

to address on

How to Remain Happy in Life

August 11 Saturday 6.30 p.m.

Mr. S. Abidi,
Consultant and Trainer

to address on

Mindset and Skills for the Future

His book on The VUCA LEARNER will also be released.

August 15 Wednesday

Preliminary/Written Test for Participants :5.00 pm

Final Round :6.30 pm

The Great India Quiz - Season-3
Based on Culture, Heritage, Business & Facts of India

Mr. Sanjay Chakraborty
Marketing Communications Advisor
EssKsee Consultancy

Please send your Entry/confirmation with your names/Institution or organization details/contact no & email id  to: E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last date for Registration: August 10

August 17 Friday

6.30 p.m.

Overcoming Life Threatening Hurdles


Mr. Parimal Gandhi,
Management Trainer and Motivational Speaker

The book "Can Surmount" written by the speaker will also be released

August 18 Saturday

6.30 p.m.

Speakers' Forum Meeting

Topic: New Ideas cannot Originate if you are Scared of Making Mistakes

Co-ordinator: Mr. Suresh Mashruwala

August 19 Sunday

10.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

14th Learners' Forum

Shifting the Ways We Think and Behave

Co-ordinator: Mr. B.N. Dastoor

Please register for participation: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(Nominal fee Rs.50/- per person)

August 24 Friday

6.30 p.m.

Book Forum

Ms. Rama Moondra,
Executive Coach & Strategic Advisor

to address on the book

(The New Playbook for Putting People First)

written by Mr. Ram Charan, Mr. Dominic Barton & Mr. Dennis Carey

August 25 Saturday

6.30 p.m.

Panel Discussion on
Taking Stock of STOCK MARKET

Panel Members:

Mr. Himal Parikh, Managing Director, Interface Capital Market Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Siddharth Shah, Shalibhadra

Mr. Vinayak Sapre, Mutual Fund Advisor, Mumbai

Co-ordinator: Mr. Hitendra Gujarathi, Chartered Wealth Manager