Xpressions, Business-Cultural Fest Of XIMB Begins Today

Xpressions, the Business-Cultural fest of XIMB, anticipated by B-Schools all over India is back this year with Xpressions’16! The three-day event boasts of a variety of activities and competitions which tests the mind and body of management students from all over India. A celebration that starts 100 days prior to the event, Xpressions’16 has got something in store for everyone, promising an experience like never before.


Easily one of the biggest annual festivals in the whole of Eastern India, Xpressions brings to you a plethora of events in the form of challenging business simulation games, case study competitions, cultural activities, and many more fun activities. The flagship business game events, Gladiator, Kurukshetra, Skill City, Helios, and Spardha are conducted across the three days of the fest where participants from top B-schools are challenged withsimulation games which employ real time scenarios across various business modules extensively. The cultural events are a platform for people to showcase their artistic skills. The bands armed with their instruments battle it out in Decibelz to attain victory. The solo singing event,Goonj, unveils some of the most enchanting voices of the country. Carnival De Vogue, the high end fashion show, witnesses students from different colleges walking down the ramp with panache. Other spectacle events include Aaghaaz, the nukkad natak competition and Thirkan, the dance competition.

Xpressions also hosts Xansad, a parliamentary debate competition comprising of vigorous debate sessions across all the teams, giving a sneak peek into the diplomatic thinking and energetic approach of today’s youth. XIMB MUN will also take place, where students will have the opportunity to discuss and provide solutions for global issues. Apart from this there is Flight of Fancy, an event for literary enthusiasts, Pratibimb, a face painting competition, Inquizzitive, a business and a general quiz, and Case study competitions like Mpower, Maven, Case in Point, and Case connect conducted by the various functional committees, to challenge the participants to brainstorm and come up with unique solutions to real time business problems. Xpressions also sees participation in a film making competition- The Final Cut, Viraasat- A classical music extravaganza and numerous online events like Nirnay, Parikrama, Trade Wars and EnigmaX.

Xpressions’15 hosted the famous Music director-composer duo of Vishal-Shekhar in Celeblitz, the biggest event in the three days. This year, the legendary trio of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy will perform live on the stage of XIMB, for the first time ever. Not only that but this year Lagori, the mesmerizing band from Coke Studio will also be there to enthrall the audience on the first night.

Xpressions ’16 will take place on 11th, 12th and 13th of November at Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. Let the countdown begin to the most scintillating experiences of a lifetime.

The title sponsor of Xpressions’16 is Mindfire Solutions. OfficeChai is a Media partner for the event.