The Indian Institute of
Foreign Trade (IIFT) has won the ET in Campus (ETiC) Quiz, 2015, at
Kolkata.Represented by the duo of Kunal Malhotra and Viraj Rajendra
Bake, the IIFT team led right through till the penultimate sixth round
and finished way ahead with 70 points. A total of 83 teams participated
in the event, and the venue, Vidya Mandir, was packed to capacity. Some
of the contestants were from Globsyn Business School, Maharaja Manindra
Chandra College, OmDayal College of Engineering & Architecture,
Scottish Church College, St Xavier's College Kolkata, Indian Institute
of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM), The Army Institute
of Management, Kolkata, and MCKV Institute of Engineering. Heritage
Institute of Technology and Bengal Institute of Technology came first
and second runners-up, respectively.
Six teams made it to the finals.
Quizmaster Lloyd Saldanha came up with interesting posers: MH Buddy is a
social networking service from which company? Or Which brand asks you
live for likes? Or, Which company has launched silver breaks for elderly
travellers? Quiz coordinator was Dr Ashish Tripathi.
was presented by State Bank of India (SBI) and Hero MotoCorp. Chief
guest was Aloke Agarwal, deputy general manager and CDO, SBI Kolkata HO.
Guests of honour
were Harkaran Virk, area sales manager, marketing, Hero MotoCorp, Anil
Khandelwal, director, The Braands E-Mall, Biswajit Modak, sales
supervisor, Brandzstorm India Mktg Pvt Ltd, Rabindra Kumar Trivedi, AGM
PR, SBI Kolkata HO, and Pankaj Sahu, area sales manager, east and north
east, Brandzstorm India.