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IIM Kozhikode’s Management Fest Backwaters [Oct 26-28, Prizes worth Rs. 8Lacs]: Registrations Open


Backwaters, the Annual Management Festival of IIM Kozhikode, is back for a new edition with an eclectic line up of events and shows. IIM Kozhikode is gearing up for Backwaters’18, the annual management festival to be held from 26th-28th October, on the theme of “Disruptive Diversity”. The conversations around diversity have been limited to just inclusion. Backwaters is driving the narrative forward by bringing the best minds from industry and academia to ideate on empowering diversity and there by delivering value.

The three-day event will witness a series of exciting case competitions, events and workshops with over Rs. 8 Lakh up for grabs, with sponsors including CSK, Airtel, Wipro, Uber Eats, Oyo Rooms, Parisons and Cochin Shipyard. Backwaters’18 is also bringing to Kampus workshops by leading companies like Google and Optum on subjects ranging from Digital Marketing to IT product management.


  • Google Digital marketing workshop:

As the world of the Internet and E-Commerce takes the center stage and people spend more and more time online, it’s time for marketing to go Digital. This workshop will focus on the role of Search Engines, Social Media and various Data Analytics tools that provide customized advertisements to the individual level.

Workshop Charges: Rs. 700

To register, click here.

  • Product management workshop by Optum:

Come join us at Backwaters, to know more about patterns and practices that makes a successful product manager – from building customer insights, to excelling in storytelling and evangelism, and finally using data analytics to make product decisions!

Workshop Charges: Rs. 500

To register, click here.


For any queries, contact

  • Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode
    I.I.M Road, Kunnamangalam,
    Kozhikode, Kerala 673570
  • Phone: 9471578020/ 9770060005
  • Email:
For any further information, visit the website here. 


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