Branch Activities

28th October 2023 - Golden Era of IIMM Bangalore

16th November 2023 : Evening Lecture Program

4TH November 2023 – SCALE - 2023

Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM), Bangalore Branch has organized  One-day Workshop on “EMERGING TECHNOLOGY IN WAREHOUSING & LOGISTICS” (Hybrid Mode) on 9th September 2023 (Saturday) from 09.30 am to 5.00 pm at Paraag Hotel, Adjacent to Capitol Hotel, (Opp to GPO) Raj bhavan Road, (Near Vidhana Soudha Metro Station) Bangalore - 560 001.

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Stores and warehouse management is an Important function in Supply Chain Management and effective management will improve the competitiveness and profitability of organization. RFID, Bar Coding, artificial intelligence, blockchain, augmented reality, virtual reality, machine learning & deep learning, natural language processing and robotics. These are going to play a crucial role in the government and industry alike, whether it is planning or decision-making, accelerating development or analyzing deployment, problem solving or product development; discovering new trends or drawing out correlation.

The objective of the Workshop is to improve the Performance, efficiency, reliability and sustainability of the supply chain industry, using Emerging Technologies Stores and Warehouse Management.

Eminent Speakers who are specialists in concerned topics /Subjects and having rich Professional experience in various Industries and different sectors shall handle the sessions.

Interaction with various leaders from different verticals and disciplines shall provide a great opportunity for knowledge sharing and many key takeaways, to the participants

We are looking forward to your participation and also support of deputing more delegates from your esteemed organisation.

Detailed brochure is herewith enclosed for your reference.

A good Study Material soft copy and participation Certificate shall be issued to all Participants.

30th June 2023 – Consulate General of Canada, Bengaluru Meet:
IIMM Bangalore Branch organized a meeting with consulate General of Canada, Bengaluru on 30th June 2023 (Friday) at IIMM Office prémises. Office Bearers and N.C. Membres attended the meeting. Dr. Sengottaiyan Branch Chairman welcomed the guest Mrs. Rupa KN, Trade Commissionner / Déléguée Commerciale, Consulate General of Canada, Bengaluru with a bouquet.
Mr. G Balasubramanian, Co-ordinator made a présentation about IIMM and its Professional activities.  Ms. Rupa K.N. Trade Commissionner, Bengaluru explained about the activitiés of Consulate général du Canada and expressed interest in collaborating with IIMM, Bangalore to bring expertise in sustainable supply chain and technologies, and also to give some programs to IIMM Professionals and Members that are mutually beneficial.

5th July 2023 – Webinar:
Indian Institute of Materials Management, and World Trade Center, Bengaluru, organized a webinar on ‘How to Choose the Right Valuation Methodology for your Company?’ on 5th July 2023 (Wednesday) (Zoom meet). Dr. P. Sengottaiyan, Branch Chairman welcomed the gathering, and Mr. Vivek George from WTC introduced the speaker Mr. CA Sreejit Kuniyil, Managing Partner, Capitaire Consultants LLP. The Speaker spoke on the topic and covered the session on Taxational and FEMA provisions that encompass valuation. His talk was very informative and he expressed that, most business owners fail to understand the various requirements that surround business valuation, which often results in the valuation report proving to be insufficient for their cause. This will have a significant/ negative impact especially if they are looking to raise funds.  The program topic was excellent and well received by the Members and SCM / MM Professionals.

8th July 2023 – Workshop:
IIMM Bangalore Branch organised workshop on Effective Inventory Management on 8th July 2023 at Paraag Hotel, Bangalore. Senior Faculty of IIMM Mr. Jayaraman, Mr. T.S. Balachandran, Mr. Kamalendu Sith, GM of Gokaldas Exports, and Mr. Sudhendra Dankanikote, Managing Director of GILT Private Limited handled the sessions. About 30 delegates from various sectors/organisations attended the workshop. We received the very good feed back from the participants.

25th July 2023 – Induction session for CSCM 25th Batch (Online):
IIMM Bangalore Branch organized an Induction session for Short Term Certificate in Supply Chain Management Course (CSCM) (Online) on 23rd July 2023 (Sunday).  Mr. G. Balasubramanian, Senior Faculty conducted Induction session for the CSCM 25th Batch students.

CSCM 25th Batch Prospectus - July 2023

Membership Information

Financial Year 2021-23

2022 Jun 24th

Monthly Lecture Program

“Free-up Inventory Cash Using Adaptive Intelligence”

2022 May 20th

Study Circle Meeting

“IoT Solutions with the Industry 4.0”

2022 May 15th

CLM Certificate course in Logistics Management

2022 April 20th to 23rd

MM Day Celebration

Certification workshop on

“Effective Inventory Management through Data Driven Decisions”

2022 April 20th

MM Day Celebration

Study Circle Meeting

Packaging and Distribution” (Packaging Design & Development)

2022 April 16th

MM Day Celebration

Monthly Lecture Program

“Supply Chain and Emerging Technologies Impact”  ” ISO9001″

2022 March 20th

Study Circle meeting on ” ISO9001″

2022 March 18th

Monthly Lecture Program 

” Custom Bonded Warehouse – MOOWR Scheme”

2022 February 20th

Study Circle meeting on ” MS Team Features introduction”

2022 February

Cscm 18th Batch


2022 February 20th

Study Circle meeting on ” MS Team Features introduction”

2022 February 19th & February 25th

Workshop on Financial Management in International Trade

2022 February 12th

Monthly Lecture Program Union Budget 2022 & 7 Engines of  Growth

Budget Highlights

2022 January 29th & February 5th

Workshop on Communication & Negotiation

2022 January 20th

Study Circle Meeting

Overview of Emerging Technologies

2021 November 12th

Scale 2021

2021 November

Cscm17th Batch Induction

2021 October 29th

Panel Discussion : World Class Manufacturing

Platform: Zoom Webinar

Time: 6.00 PM – 7.15 PM IST

Click here to register (There is no participation fee)

2021 October 6th to 9th

Supply Chain Analytics Workshop – 4 Days

“Supply Chain Analytics” Dates: 06th,07th, 08th and 09th October 2021 Time: 09.00 am to 1.00 pm

Speakers profiles & Program contents

-Detailed Brochure is herewith enclosed

Delegate Fees:

·        For Corporate Participation: Rs. 6,500/- pert Participants

·        For Academicians / Faculty: Rs. 4,000/-

·        For Studets: Rs. 3,500/-

Payment Link : (Rs. 6,500/- individual registration)

Prior registration is mandatory.

Contact Details: IIMM- Mr. S.M.Nagaraj, Mobile: 9900862486 Email:[email protected]

2021 September 19th


AGM Conducted on 19th September 2021 at Ajantha Hotel.

Members & executive committee for the tenure 2021-2023 were elected




CHAIRMAN Mr. Sengottaiyan P [email protected] 9611707070
VICE CHAIRMAN Mr. Sham Sundar A.V. [email protected] 948009262
HON. SECRETARY Mr. Achyutha Rao M.R. [email protected] 9945516271
HON. TREASURER Mr. Kapanipathi B.G [email protected] 9972060453



Mr.P.M. Biddapaa [email protected] 9845037950
Mr. Paul George [email protected] 9845030046
Mr. Jayakumar M. [email protected] 7829921433
Mr. Balachandran T.S. [email protected] 9880596126
Mr. Vijaya Vittala M [email protected] 9980065106
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS Mr. Denzil T Morris [email protected] 9480809012
Mr. Niranjan .V.R [email protected] 9591988407
Mr. Shekar H.R. [email protected] 9741300642
Mrs. Uma Maheswari [email protected] 9108501718
  Mr. Utpal Anand Vatsa [email protected] 8277432914
  Mr. Vaidyanathan K. [email protected] 8147753087

AGM Notice to Members

2021 September 11th

Professor Ravi Ravindran Annual Endowment Lecture (5th Edition)

6.00 pm to 8.00 pm on Zoom App

Registration Mandatory:

Topic: Building More Resilient Supply Chains

Speaker: Dr. Rohini Srivathsa

National Technology Officer, Microsoft India

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2021 September 8th


Felicitation to G Balasubramanian


2021 September 5th

Teacher’s Day Celebration

2021 August 28th

Monthly Lecture Program

‘Benefits for Exporters: Decoding the Saga of RoDTEP’

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2021 August 19th & 20th 


Lean Basics
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2021 July 24th

Monthly Lecture Program

Digital Advancements: 5G Technology Transforming the SCM Landscape

Link to join the program

2021 July 23rd

Online Inauguration of CSCM 16th Batch with students and Faculty

Induction Invitation

Link for Joining Induction class as mentioned below:

2021 July 9th & 10th

Workshop on “Lean Production system”

2021 June 26th :

Monthly Lecture Program ” Theory of constraints”

2021 April 23rd

Financial Year 2020-21

2021 January 24th

Monthly Lecture Program on 24th January 2021 from 5.00pm to 6.30pm

on “Supply Chain Analytics : Leveraging Technology for Shaping Futuristic Business Models”

by Dr. K.N. Subramanya, ME, MBA, Principal, RV College of Engineering, Bangalore.

Financial Year 2019-20

2020 February 3rd

Two days Workshop on “Financial Management in International Trade”

2020 January 24th – 15th

Two days Workshop on Supplier Management

2019 August 22nd & 23rd

SCALE 2019 (Supply Chain and Logistics Exposition):

IIMM Bangalore Branch organized its 19th edition of their annual flagship mega-event – SCALE 2019 (Supply Chain and Logistics Exposition)

on the 22nd and 23rd of August, 2019 at Hotel Royal Orchid, Adjoining KGA Golf Course, Old Airport Road, Bangalore

on “Digitalization Strategy for Responsive and Sustainable Global Supply Chain Management”.

Financial Year 2018-19

2018 August 3rd 

Prof Ravi Ravindran endowment lecture

2018 April 26th – 27th


2018 April 20th


2018 April 12th – 13th

Two Days Workshop on “Developing Supply Strategies”

Financial Year 2017-18

2017 -18 Activities

2017August 19th AGM Photo Video

2017 August 10th

Prof Ravi Ravindran endowment lecture

2017 February 17th

Evening Lecture program:

IIMM Bangalore Branch organized an evening Lecture Program on “SCM/LOGISTICS -STRATEGIES IN SHIPPING” for the benefit of IIMM Members & Students.  By V Krishnan .Tech (IIT B ,MMS JBIMS),  IIT MBA retired Managing Director of a public limited consultancy organization. Having rich experience spanning over 30 years in reputed companies like Great Eastern Shipping, L&T, DEMPOs and Church gate Nigeria. Mr. D. Lakshmaiah, Honorary Treasurer, welcomed the speaker and gathering.  Mr. P. Srinivas Rao, Vice Chairman introduced Speaker to the gathering and Mr. M.S. Shankar Narayanan, Branch Chairman presided over the program. Mr. V. Krishna, Speaker given presentation and discussed on  Strategic Issues in Shipping, Types of Shipping, Growth & Expansion Strategy, Forex Management etc. Mr. K.V. Sudhindra, Honorary Secretary proposed vote of thanks. Program was well appreciated by the members attended in good crowd.

2017 February 16th and 17th

Two Days Workshop :

Two Days workshop  on “Emerging Technologies in SCM and Materials Management” held on 16th and 17th February 2017 at Royal Orchid Central, Bangalore.  The main focused areas on 16th February 2017 on “Technology Overview in SCM, Lean Supply Chain Management session hand by Mr. D. Subramani, Vice President (South) and Sr. Faculty of IIMM. Session on Customer – Centric Supply Chains of One with profitability, 3D Printing /Additive Manufacturing, Digitization of everything and Internet of every thing data science and math houses, Software/Strategy –driven value chains, adaptive learning software / machine learning handled  by Mr. P.L. Mohan, Sr. Faculty. He also involved participants in Case Studies and design thinking on high technologies Application.

On 17th February 2017 session on Technologies –ERP solution for ware house and logistics management  handled by Mr. Pruthvi Kaushik, Director E-Fleet Management Services and Mr. Jagadish G. Vasishta, Director, Data wood Consulting Pvt. Ltd. Session on Innovative in Supply Chain Management handled by Mr. P. Srinivas Rao, Sr. Faculty of IIMM.  Post Lunch session on Emerging trends in Supply Chain Management handled by Mr. H.R.T. Chari, Distinguished Member and Sr. Faculty of IIMM and other Management Institution.

The workshop was very interesting with lively interactions by participants with the Speakers. Received excellent feed back from the participants. Participation certifications issued to the participants by Mr. H.R.T. Chari, and Mr. D. Lakshmaiah, Honorary Treasure.

2017 January 27th

Lecture Program

IIMM, Bangalore Branch  organized Monthly Lecture Program on “Impact of GST on various Sectors” for the benefit of IIMM Members & Students. Presentation given by one the YMM (Young Materials Manager) Contestants Bangalore Team, who participated in YMM, held at Hyderabad – On the occasion of NATCOM 2016 in Nov 2016 : Mr. Venkat Ramesh, Hawe Hydraulics Pvt. Ltd. – Bangalore and Mr. Akash Kumar Gupta, ISRO – Bangalore. Given presentation on issues of present taxation, cascading effect, Customs duty on Import, GST on import, talked on GST ECO System, Scope of GST and detailed presentation  given how get set ready for “Registration” etc. Mr. M.S. Shankar Narayanan, Branch Chairman welcomed the gathering. The lecture program was very interesting with lively interaction by members, participated in good numbers.

After the lecture presentation award certification program was organised for Students who have successfully completed in Six months Certificate Course on Supply Chain, Logistics and Materials Management Courses. Mr. C.L. Kapoor, Past National President and Branch Advisor and  Mr. M.S. Shankar Narayanan, Branch Chairman awarded certificates to the successful candidates. The entire program was very well co-ordinated by Mr. S. Subhash, as a MC.