Premji, chairman, Wipro Limited, and a pioneer of
the Indian infotech industry, shared his values and beliefs
with aspiring young managers in Mumbai at the "Shaping
young minds programme", organised by the All India
Management Association and the Bombay Management Association
Gopalakrishnan, executive director, Tata Sons, explains
the importance of a clear purpose and direction to be
able to migrate to handling higher responsibilities
of dealing with unknown issues having unknown solutions.
best tribute one can give to a person like JRD is not
just remembering him but by building on the foundation
he created," was Azim Premji's tribute to
J R D at the J R D Tata Memorial Lecture 2005,
in New Delhi.
R A Mashelkar, director general, Council of Scientific
& Industrial Research, had accurately forecast the
shape of today's IT-led knowledge economy while delivering
the 16th Dr C D Deshmukh Memorial Lecture in New Delhi
on January 14, 1999.