The “Field Marshal SHFJ Manekshaw Memorial Lecture” was held at Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS), Pune on 19th November 2014. The lecture was delivered by Capt GR Gopinath, Chairman and Managing Director, Deccan Charters Pvt Ltd on the theme “Entrepreneurs are the New Freedom fighters of India”. Dr. S. B Mujumdar, Founder and President, Symbiosis, Chancellor, Symbiosis International University, presided over the function. The occasion was graced by Lt Gen K Surendranath, AVSM**, SM, VSM, ADC, Chief of Staff, Headquarters Southern Command. Brig Rajiv Divekar (Retd), Director, SIMS welcomed the audience. Prof. Komal Chopra, Faculty, delivered the vote of thanks. The lecture was attended by illustrious members of Defence community corporate and academia in addition to students.