Bhubaneswar: Xpressions, the management cultural fest of Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, one of the biggest Management-Cultural fests across India, marked the first day of three-day-fest today.
Aaghaz, the Nukkad Natak competition by X-Stage, the cultural committee of XIMB, which expresses reality in the form of theatre, showed some real emotions, leaving the crowd touched. It captured the eyeballs and truly left us all in a trance with IIIT, Bhubaneshwar crowned as winners and XIMB as the Runners-up. Soon after XIMB MUN, A UN Simulation Event by SpeakUp, the Oratory Club, took center stage as we saw and experienced a variety of opinions and ideas pertaining to the current global scenarios, a much-awaited 2nd day is next. Nirnay (by X-Ops, the operations Committee) and Resonance (by X-Sys, the Systems Committee) are Online Simulation Game where the participants had to showcase their business acumen and feasibility. Resonance was won by Team Felina with Team Dothraki as the Runner-ups. IRC, the International Relations Committee conducted Zorb It Out, a unique quiz-cum-gaming event was a tie between Globtrotters and D Generation Z.
AdValorem by X-Seed, the Entrepreneurship cell, helped the participants test their entrepreneurial acumen. This was followed by Fincaso, a case study competition by X-Fin, which was won by team Affluentia from NMIMS and XIMB being the Runners-up.
Paint@XIMB, an initiative by Spicmacay-XIMB Chapter brought out the creative side of the participants where Aanchal Priyadarshini, a student from DAV Public School was crowned as winner and Bharatendu Panda from XIMB was runners up. MAXIM Mela (Marketing Research Event), the marketing fair by MAXIM, the Marketing committee was an unique way of conducting market research. Sportscom Fantasy League grabbed all eyeballs, as it was a first for XIMB as well. The bidding initiative left all truly enthralled with their virtual experience in the sporting world.
CDV was definitely one of the highlights of Day 1 as everyone upped their glamour quotient and put on a strong performance in front of the ever-cheerful crowd. The evening began with an electrifying performance by Zephyrtone, the youngest electronic pop music duo. To end the night, we had a rib-tickling performance by Comedy Adda featuring Gaurav Kapoor.
With the extravaganza that began today in the city of Bhubaneswar, the energy is high, and it seems that the waves of excitement are going to cause tremors unwitnessed in Bhubaneswar.