XIME KOCHI’s flagship management festival- QUEST, celebrates the unending thirst for knowledge, innovation and ideas. QUEST 2017, escalates to be bigger, better and more exuberant! The theme for the year, 80’s, 90’s and Selfies marks the evolution of business over the years. The theme for the current year resonates the paradigm of businesses across sectors and geographies with the focus on the know-how of development. The change, the only constant, encapsulates the dynamics of all the twists and turns of the era.
Over the years, QUEST has evolved to become a platform that sublimes together the industry leaders, aspiring entrepreneurs, inspiring personalities and enthusiastic students to discuss, debate re-think and rebuild business and society. The rendezvous has a pride of place on the wall of managerial intelligentsia. It attracts participation from prominent industry leaders and students widely across the nation. With all the verticals of management covered and focus on entrepreneurship, business quiz and best manager as well and also an extravaganza of varied cultural events this year’s two day QUEST promises to be the best till now.
QUEST also provokes in you, the QUEST for celebration. This year the grandeur of event will mark the presence of ‘Sunburn’ in the campus. The name itself would have robbed you of your hearts by now. So, let thy beats dance freely on the rhythms of ‘Sunburn’. Blow thy trumpets to emblem the majestic presence of ‘Sunburn’ and let the world peep into your celebrations.
So, keep celebrating the QUEST in you!
“RETROPS – Be the Operations Hawkshaw”
X-OPS, the Operations Club of XIME, is proud to host the flagship event "Retrops: Be the Operations Hawkshaw", as a part of the annual management fest- Quest 2017. Retrops has been designed to expose the budding managers and entrepreneurs of tomorrow to the challenges of real world business. The glory of being the grooviest operations management team will surely drive you in. Built to test the mettle of each team, this will probe you to think out-of-the-box solutions for real life scenarios and seek the depths of your knowledge. So, pull your team to the top place and prove that you are worthy enough to be part of the elite of corporate managers
Number of Participants per team: Min 3 Max 4
Contact: Shree Priya - +91 8848460105
Gourdin de Kotler
“You can’t sell anything if you can’t tell anything”- Beth Comstock.
Fight it out in the battle of Gourdin de Kotler, the flagship marketing event of MARKXIME, The Marketing Club of XIME Kochi, which tests the acumen of budding marketing managers over various engaging rounds. Only the best warrior will be remembered as a legend. Are you well armed to earn your insignia?
Number of Participants per team:
Contact: Harish Ravi - +91 9790902529
From Quaint To Voguish!
Hruday, the HR club of XIME Kochi enlivens the world of changing trends in work scenes and to challenge the creative minds with the jargons of the talent hunters and resourceful managers brings to you “QUAVOGUE”. An exciting and ardent event to test your calibre and bring the best in you.
Do you have it in you to make decision on the whim and secure the perimeter during crunch?
Number of Participants per team: 2
Contact: Arnab Das- +91 8895610501
The Balance Street
“Rule No 1: Never lose money. Rule No 2: Never forget Rule No 1
- Warren Buffet
The big time is here!! Finance club of XIME Kochi, FINITIATIVE brings to you “The Balance Street” an exciting and challenging event with real time problem solving, number crunching and high-fidelity market simulations.
At Balance Street, the shrewdest money-managers of the country lock horns in the battle for glory in varying functions of Portfolio Management, Foreign Exchange, Derivatives, Corporate Case Studies and Corporate Finance.
Only the best shall emerge victorious and will succeed in conquering the world of Finance.
Contact: Abheeshek: +91 8939778876
Invictus- only the Resilient will stay! (Best Manager)
“A manager is…..
Jack of all Trades
And INVICTUS when focused.”
Quest 2017 brings you Invictus. Show your mettle and prove your competency. The event intends to initiate the budding managers into a world of stiff competition and give them a hand to celebrate their talents, not only then but also for the rest of their lives.
Number of Participants per team: 1
Contact: Siddharth Sahoo- +91 9013764861
“In nature's infinite book of secrecy
a little I can read.”
There is no conquest like conquest of Curiosity. XIME, Kochi gives you chance in QUEST -2017 to unleash a conquest to devour your curiosity and find a new treasure of Knowledge through its B-Quiz Event “DECIPHER”. This is a stage where Dreams will be made and unmade. The only power here is the power of knowledge. So get ready to achieve ecstasy and make a mark.
Number of Participants per team: 2
Contact: Mathew - +91 9745560041
RETROSPECT AND RENAISSANCE
It’s time to Jazz up Quest 2017 by Hitting on All Sixes. The competition “Retrospect and Renaissance” is conducted by the EMPRESARIO CLUB of XIME, Kochi for QUEST-2017, which gives you chance to introspect the footfall of those company who are struggling to make profits out of their business. ‘Get a wiggle on’ with Empresario’s Retrospect and Renaissance competition to feel the change by getting in the game and showing your peppiness because "Chance is the fool's name for fate.”
Contact: Siddharth. T - +91 9642473403
Nintendo gamers, start your pulses.
Grab the clutch and feel the power.
Are you up for a challenge??
Let the adrenaline take over.
Inspire a generation with the INFECTION,
Our gear is packed and ready to shift.
Come join us for NES-talgia.
This one is totally infectious!!!
Contact: Shubham- +91 9760723000
FUTSAL – The game of football
Raise up the spirits with a penalty shoot. Sports don’t build character, it reveals character. Let’s get together and take it to the max and give it a new shade at futsal. Rejuvenate the best spirits within you and spark out as the limelight. Just play, enjoy and display the coordination of a fist. Talent is Talent and football is football, but the mindset of the team makes all the difference, showcase the best team play and make it happen.
5 players on each side
Each team plays with the opponent at least once.
Teams with highest number of wins qualify for finals
Each half is for 10 minutes
Break of 5 minutes.
‘Creativity is intelligence having FUN’
Not a management college student and still want to join us? Here is your chance.
This year one of the most anticipated event is the Cultural event of Quest. Being a management college we provide equal importance to this cultural event where everyone gets an equal chance to participate and compete with other colleges
“Dance is to express not to impress”. U don’t need to be a Jackson or a Madonna, be you and let your soul dance till that last beat.
“Minute to fame”-The Adrenalin crusade brings to you a coveted platform for your dancing skills. This will be solo performances for 1 minute.
‘Mudra’ – Mudras has never yet failed to mesmerize the audience with its best moves. Participants will be maximum of 9 members or minimum 4 members in a team with a maximum of 6 minutes performance.
“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”
― Bob Marley.
So let the pain end and the glory begin.
‘Battle of Bands’- be a part of the battle to fight and emerge as the lions in maximum 6 minutes.
Get into the retro shades and participate in the fashion show with theme ‘Retro’ where each one of you will get a chance to showcase your fantasy dreams of 80s or 90s. Each college can be represented by one team of 8 to 10 members and each team will be given a maximum of 8 minutes to walk on the ramp.
Contact: Rosmy Francis: +91 9986755101, Ivan: +91 9946317962
Altruism: U comes before I
Selflessness is the virtue that need to be instilled in minds of the upcoming managers. It is a two a day event conducted by the X-Seed club to hunt for the best socially imbibed spirits. Its main aim is to bring in people who can give something back to the society. Humanity needs to rest in the minds of all and this is an opportunity to showcase the benevolence in you.
Rs. 500 per team