Bhubaneswar: Xpressions, one of the biggest Management-Cultural fest India, is a three-day annual cultural fest by Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB), scheduled to take place from November 16-18, 2018. And the students are all geared up to make this a utopian event.
The event plans to reach out to the best minds in business schools to test their business acumen as well as their zest for life, by organizing a plethora of multi-faceted competitions – business simulation games, cultural activities, fun field games and much more. Limelight of the fest are the celebrity singers that make it a memorable one.
As a prelude to Xpressions, social events X-Athon and X-Enable are conducted every year. This year also saw the two major events. The X-Athon and the X-Enable was successfully conducted on 7th October 2018. The theme for this year’s X-Athon, a 10k marathon, “Let’s sweat out the Depression” was to promote awareness about mental health, and inspire people to lead healthier and more active lives. XIMB witnessed a large number of participants for the marathon. X-Enable is the Annual Sports event organized for the differently abled children. The event witnessed participation from various schools such as Chetana school and Swabhimaan school to name a few. The journey to Xpressions-2018 could not have a better start and the stage is all set.
What’s more in for you at Xpressions 18′?
Xpressions 18′ brings a mix of new and old favorites to its current slate.
The different business events include, Case Connect (a National-Level Case Study Competition), Inquizzitive (a Flagship Quizzing Competition), Maven (a National-Level Case Study Competition, organized by Constrat: the strategy association), MPower (A Marketing based Business event), Nirnay (Online Simulation Game), Trade Wars (a Trading Simulation Game), Vakritva (A SRC and SpeakUp featured event), Vriddhi (A CSR Action Plan Competition), XIMB MUN(UN Simulation Competition by SpeakUp, the Oratory Club).
Trade Wars which is an online trading competition has already kicked off witnessing participation from various institutes such as IIM-Amritsar, IIM-Sambalpur, IIM-Rohtak , NMIMS Mumbai, KJ Somaiya to name a few.
The excitement is clearly seen in the students who are eagerly waiting for the competitions to start. Some of the competitions have already opened their forms for registrations and huge numbers are pouring in, from across B-Schools in India.
It’s not all business at Xpressions – cultural events also enjoy as much importance.
Decibelz: A rock band competition. Battle of instruments.
Goonj: The solo singing competition, has students stepping up to the microphone.
Thirkan: The dance competition, sees participants put their best foot forward.
Aaghaz: Described as a ‘Nukkad Natak event‘, celebrates the best among street plays.
Carnival De Vogue: Fashion show put together by students of various colleges.
Pratibimb:The face painting competition
Flight of Fancy: A literary event
MAXIM Mela: Marketing research event
Also on the anvil this year at Xpressions is Celeblitz – a live performance by Sunidhi Chauhan, who is expected to give the perfect conclusion to the cultural fest.
Stay tuned to Odisha360.com to see what Xpressions 18′ has to express as the cultural fest begins.
Register for the fest.