ISC believes that guest sessions should be advanced value- additions to the curricular input. That is why carefully selected guests are invited with specific topics in mind. Usually, guests include filmmakers, specialist journalists, professionals in charge of specialized skills, and highly placed industry professionals who can provide a bird’s-eye view of various communication professions. The structure of such sessions varies from classroom to seminar, coffee-table to work shop formats. Here is a list of recent eminent guests visited at ISC :

  • Workshop on ‘Explore the Genius within’ by Mr. Dinesh Nathani.
  • Workshop on Branding & Advertising by Ms. Leena Saldanha.
  • Workshop on Society & Development by Ms. Shilpa Balal.
  • Workshop on Social Media Marketing by Mr. Neel from Buzz Factory, Pune.
  • Workshop on Film Appreciation by Mr. Samar Nakhate Ex. Dean FTII, Pune.
  • Workshop on Investigative Journalism by Ms. Monali Panbude.
  • Workshop on Broadcast journalism by Mr. Ketan Vaidya, Principal Correspondent, NDTV, Mumbai.
  • Workshop in Choreography by Mr. Kunal Phadke a Professional Choreographer.
  • Workshop on costume designing by Ms. Amruta Joshi, fashion Designer for films &TV.
  • Workshop on Makeup by Mr. Anil Vaishak, FTII, Pune.
  • Workshop on PR by Ms. Shabnam Asthana, Director Empowered Solutions.
  • Corporate Communication and Strategic PR Workshop by Mr. Praveen Nagda, Group Account Director-BrodeurIndia, Mumbai.
  • Multicamera Production, overview by Karun Prabhakaran, Executive Producer, ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’, Synergy Communication.
  • Television Fiction Production industry overview. Interactive Session with Refique Gangjee, VP, Balaji Telefilms.
  • Televisions news industry review. Session with Sanju Saha, VP (HR), Star India.
  • Workshop on ‘Delivering Excellence’ by Kingshuk Bhadury.
  • Session on ‘Importance of Media Monitoring & Analysis in PR’ by Mr. Piyush Jain from Blue Lotus Communication.
  • Session on ‘Introduction to Mass Communication’ by Ms. Mona Pandit, Ketchum Sampark
  • Workshop on ‘Multi Camera Set-up’ by Dhanushka Gunthilake.
  • Workshop with Padmashree Rita Ganguly on Acting.
  • Guest Lecture by Mr. Abhay Vaidya, Ex. Editor from DNA Newspaper.