Celebrating 50 years of excellence, Industrial Management Science Students’ Association of the Department of Industrial Management launched the thirteenth issue of ‘Exposition’ – a magazine that bridges Management and IT, on the 28th of December 2017. The ceremony was successfully held at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall under the auspices of Professor D.M. Semasinghe, Vice-Chancellor of University of Kelaniya, Professor Bimali Jayawardena, Dean of the Faculty of Science, the keynote speaker of the event Ms. Lakmini Wijesundara, CEO at IronOne Technologies and Mr. Maas Savanghan, Human Resources Manager of Attune Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd.
The magazine mainly presents an exciting mixture of interviews of expertise in the corporate world, articles written by undergraduates and lecturers of Department of Industrial Management and the achievements won by the students. For the convenience for the readers, Exposition moves forward with the development of technology while disclosing technical knowledge and skills of the students. The e-version of the magazine, the Exposition mobile application was also introduced at the launch.
The Vice-Chancellor appreciated the high caliber of IM students and the effort they had taken to uplift the standard of the Faculty of Science. Ms. Lakmini Wijesundara, the keynote speaker of the event shared her journey to her success with the citation by Henry Ford “If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right”. Dr. Ruwan Wikramarchchi, the Head of the Department of Industrial Management, stated how the IM students triumph most of the challenges they face each year. The event successfully ended by awarding the best three articles featured in the 13th issue of Exposition.