MDP on CSR and Sustainability: New Mantras of Corporate Strategy was organized at IMI, Bhubaneswar campus during December 10-13, 2014. The programme was aimed at capacity building of executives and senior management teams of enterprises to the emerging dimensions of CSR & Sustainability, as per Company Act 2013 and new guidelines of Government of India.

12 leading Corporations have attended the programme including Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), Rourkela Steel Plant, SAIL, Indian Metals and Ferro Alloys Limited (IMFA), National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), Bharat Cooking Coal Limited, Paradeep Phosphates Limited, National Small Scale Industries Limited, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited, Northern Coalfields Limited, Rural Elecrification Corporation Limited and Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation.

The Programme was directed by Prof. Arun Kumar Rath, Chairman - Centre of Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility and Prof. Shailendra Nigam, Convenor of the Centre of IMI New Delhi.

In a glittering function the programme was inaugurated by Shri PC Panigrahi, Director Personnal of Mahanadi Coalfields Limted in the campus of IMI Bhubaneswar.