OPERAZiONE, The official operations club of DoMS, IIT Roorkee aspires to share practical knowledge on concepts of operations, Supply chain, Logistics and International Trade through organizing summits, guest lectures, industrial visits, Live projects, quizzes and simulation games.
OPERAZiONE aims to expose students to real-world opportunities through above activities. We hope to broaden the understanding of operations beyond the traditional classroom setting. Few initiatives by the team are like Operations blog & an interactive forum to discuss relevant problems, industrial views and knowledge are in pipeline.
The Beer Game (March 2016)
The event was organised during Cognizance the Annual Technical Fest of IIT Roorkee. The game is a supply chain simulation game that elucidates the Bullwhip effect observed in supply chains. It tests inventory management skills and understanding of the distribution side dynamics of the Supply Chain Management.
The event was held in 2 phases. The first phasebeing a preliminary elimination round that was held at a pan India level on the platform of dare2compete.com. Huge number of B-Schools participated in the event. 10 total teams were shortlisted for the event which was an on-campus round. The event was a huge success and players enjoyed playing the game.
Game Board: Each Member of the team assumes the role of either a Distributor, Wholesaler, Retailer & Factory
Enigma X (October 2015)
Enigma X was a Treasure Hunt Competition organised during Thomso 15 the Annual Cultural Fest of IIT Roorkee. The event was a on the spot registration event and lasted for 3 hours. A huge participation of more 200 students was witnessed making it a grand success.
XVIII Annual International Conference of Society of Operations Management (December2014)
Theme:-Operations Management in a Digital Economy
Some of the members that were part of this event were as follows
Prof. Prem Vrat, Ex- Director, IIT Roorkee Mr. Satish Agnihotri, CMD at RVNL
Prof. Peeyush Mehta, IIM Calcutta ( General Secretary, SOM) Prof. G Srinivasan, IIT Madras ( President, SOM)
Prof. Gautam Sinha, Director IIM Kashipur Prof. Janat Shah, Director IIM Udaipur
Prof. Gyan Prakash, Associate Professor, IIITM Gwalior Prof. Pramod Aggarwal, IIT Roorkee
Abhyudaya is the annual operations summit of DoMS , IIT Roorkee. It was organized on 27th September 2013. We were honored to have Mr. Pradeep Kapse, Adviser-Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles as our chief guest.
Agenda:-Accelerate Growth, Drive Transformation and Achieving Operational Excellence.
Prominent Guest Speakers for the summit were:-
Mr. Pradeep Kapse, Adviser at Volvo-Eicher Commercial Vehicles
Mr. Nishant Arya, Executive Director at JBM Group
Mr. Mohit Khandelwal, Engagement Manager at A.T. Kearney
Mr. Rajeev Saxena, COO at Agility Logistics Pvt Ltd.
Topics like Supply Chain & Logistics in Pharmaceutical Industries, Achieving Excellence through optimized manufacturing processes and Forward Engineering Approach to penetrate in today competitive market were discussed in the summit. We also got insights on infrastructure problems in India.
Industrial Visit 2013
OPERAZiONE in collaboration with Industrial Academia Team visited JBM Group, Rudrapur Plant (Uttarakhand). Students familiarized with practical intricacies of inventory management and manufacturing process.
Apart from these events Operazione is also active on social media and maintains a Facebook Page where updates regarding recent news and happenings are posted on a regular basis. The members also actively participate in other B-School events related to operations and supply chain.