IBM, IIM Bangalore to launch 'Tanmatra'

Written by Agencies | New Delhi | Updated: Oct 13 2014, 22:19pm hrs
IBM today announced that it has collaborated with The Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM-B) and Catalyst India WRC to launch a cross-industry womens leadership development program, Tanmatra (means potential in Sanskrit).

The program will leverage the best collective practical experience and research to prepare women for leadership in the Indian business community. The programme will also create a common networking platform for high-potential women. Open to organisations across the country, it will train a batch of 30 high-potential women across industries with at least 12 or more years of industry experience across a span of 10 months.

In this collaborative program, IBM is the knowledge partner, aligning to the organizations focus on advancement of women as essential to successful business. Catalyst India WRC is the research partner, offering its research experts as part of Tanmatras faculty. IIM-Bangalore is the education partner, bringing to life a suite of high quality, relevant leadership modules led by world class faculty, for the cohort.

Tanmatra will be conducted at the IIM-Bangalore campus.