Bilkulonline.com, Ahmedabad, Jan 23: The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is all set to host Chaos, its cultural festival from January 25-28, 2018.
The annual cultural extravaganza is one of the biggest cultural events across management institutes in the country with over 50000 individuals attending the previous editions of the event. The event has also seen the like of stalwarts like Shankar Mahadevan, Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan; Amit Trivedi etc. perform at the same.
The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is all set to host Chaos, its cultural festival from January 25-28, 2018. The annual cultural extravaganza is one of the biggest cultural events across management institutes in the country with over 50000 individuals attending the previous editions of the event. The event has also seen the like of stalwarts like Shankar Mahadevan, Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan; Amit Trivedi etc. performs at the same.
This year’s Chaos is planned on a larger canvass with 50+ events showcasing the best of the breed across music, literature, quizzing, art, dance and drama. The theme of the festival this year is Colors of Life. The star performers of the fest this year are musical duo Salim-Sulaiman. The event will also host a musical performance by Benny Dayal, YouTube sensation Shirley Sethia and rock band Agnee. Besides musical performances, the event will also include competitions in dance, drama and literary arena along with engaging workshops such as Radio Mirchi’s RJ Workshop conducted by popular RJ Dhvanit and RJ Rohan, Certified Marketing & Digital Marketing workshops, Light Graffiti Workshop, Terribly Tiny Tales’ flagship Writing Workshop, The Corporate Simulation Workshop to name a few.
The fest would also comprise of speaker sessions by SS Rajamouli, director of blockbuster Bahubali and Balaji Vishwanathan, CEO of Invento Robotics and India’s most followed celebrity on Q&A website, Quora. The fest is expected to receive over 20,000 registrations and host students from over 500 national institutes over the 4-day period which would include participants for events including Hip-notize, the Western dance competition, Natya Katha, the stage play competition, Crescendo, the Solo Singing Competition and Parliamentary Debate. This year, the fest will also host the much-coveted 3-day quiz extravaganza – Nihilanth, the Annual Inter IIT-IIM Quiz championship. The 15th edition of the quiz will feature over seven quizzes for the institutes, on topics ranging from Sports, Sci-Tech, Business and so on. The quiz alone is expected to see the participation of 450+ students from over 39 contingents of 19 IITs and 20 IIMs. Chaos also includes events for those having an entrepreneurial outlook hosting Swarnim: Entrepreneur of the Year, in association with SSIU, India’s first startup and innovation university, and Abhiyaan, a crowdfunding competition.
Team Chaos speaks:
“”Chaos is a manifestation of the celebratory spirit of the IIMA way of life. Chaos, with participation from over 500+ colleges across India tries to simulate the WIMWIan ideals of co-creation through co-existence. It is visualized to be a melting pot for diverse people accommodating distant cultures, lifestyles and preferences. This festival of color, lights, music, dance and culture is the most awaited event in the calendar of Western India.”
-Ankush Pumba, Secretary, Chaos 2018
“This year, Chaos seeks to bring together the cultural and business arenas. We have handpicked workshops and events that will appeal to people across diverse interest. In fact, almost 90% of our workshops are already sold out. This is a sure testimony of the success of Chaos 2018.”
– Aashish Gupta, Marketing & PR Cell, Chaos 2018