Bhubaneswar: XIMB is all set to host “Xpressions”; one of the biggest and truly magnanimous shows in all of India from 8-10 November 2019. The festival shall give wings to the desires and aspirations of the young minds from almost 100 colleges by providing them a stage to express themselves and showcase their talent.

The grandeur of Xpressions-2019 will be supplemented by the innumerable business events that would test the acumen of the future corporate honchos as this year’s carte du jour reveals the sizzling array of events lined up for the aforementioned period. The different business events include Jack of All Trades (A National Level Case Study & Simulation Game Competition by the Gaming Committee of XIMB), Case Connect (National Level Case Study Competition by XSYS: the Systems Association), Inquizzitive (Flagship Quizzing Competition by XQuizzite: The Quizzing Committee), Maven (a National-Level Case Study Competition, organized by Constrat: the Strategy Association), MPower (A Marketing based Business event by MAXIM: the Marketing Association), Nirnay (Business Simulation Game by X-Ops: the Operations Committee), Trade Wars (Trading Simulation Game by XFIN: the Finance Association ), XIMB- MUN (a UN Simulation Competition by SpeakUp, the Oratory Club), Resonance (a Business Simulation Gaming Event by XSYS: the Systems Association), Ad-Valorem (a Business Ideation Competition by XSEED: the Entrepreneurship Cell), Aarohan (a Case Study Competition by X-Ops: the Operations Committee), Fincaso (a Case Study Competition by XFIN: the Finance Association), Vakritva (A SRC and Speak Up featured event aimed at social issues) and Vriddhi (a CSR Action Plan Competition by SRC: the Social Responsibility Cell).

With a plethora of choices on offer, the fiesta is surely going to witness quite a large number of battles for supremacy amongst the brightest minds in attendance.

The participants bring with them a multitude of talent in various cultural competitions organised on all three days. The budding photographers are given on opportunity to showcase their creativity in Lensation (the photography event), organized by X-Lens. We celebrate photography as an art and provide the students with an opportunity to compete with the best in this genre and showcase their talent.

Nukkad Natak has been India’s most ancient form of entertainment which helps deliver a social message. Aaghaz builds social awareness and brings about a realization in the country’s youth. Paint @XIMB (The Painting Competition) lets the students unleash their imagination and inner child guide the brush to create their very own masterpiece. At this competition, participants are restricted only by the boundaries in their mind.

Flights of Fancy (a literary event) organised by LitSoc is a mixture of enigma and inventiveness. It is based on an innovation theme to foster and develop a love for Literature. It is a marathon designed to push the students beyond their wildest creative imaginations.

For all the aspiring filmmakers, Final Cut (a short film making competition organized by IlluminatiX, the Media and PR Cell of XIMB) might prove to be their first step on the road to fame where entries are from across the globe and renowned filmmakers evaluate the submissions. Pratibimb (The Face Painting Competition) lets students show the world the beauty of their thoughts and the artistry of their hands on a human visage.

Embrace yourselves for another cultural extravaganza and show your talents and fulfill your dream to become the best amongst the best. Xpressions brings along all and invigorates you with extreme amounts of pure happiness and ecstacy, and also serves as an escape from all the hectic schedule of our lives.