Driven by a culture of curiosity and collaboration.

Ideas are catalysts for change; the sparks that drive innovation.

Vichaar is our annual initiative to empower every member of the firm to step up and lead the charge towards the future – encouraging them to Try, Experiment, Iterate, Fail maybe and Try Again.

This initiative celebrates creators, risk-takers and innovators, drawing upon the optimism, inspiration and opinions of everyone to solve a problem together in a ‘safe to fail’ environment. At the same time, it also cultivates collaboration between stakeholders and employees at every level, aligning everyone’s efforts and ideas towards the goal of finding unique solutions for common issues or problems. Encompassing a wide range of areas – namely Talent & Culture, Clients & Practice, Process Improvement & Cost Saving – these ideas could be simple solutions for improving day-to-day challenges, development of revolutionary technologies or change in practices to drive efficiencies.

Under Vichaar, we take a two-step approach to innovation. The first is ‘Innovation Week’ where the Innovation Team is actively involved, helping teams or individuals develop their ideas. These ideas are then submitted, the best of which are recognised and implemented by the ideator with the firm’s support.

The second step is where the Innovation Team assists lawyers and other members in implementing and leveraging these ideas to achieve the desired impact or outcome. To do this, the team follows a four-step process:

  1. Process mapping
  2. Drawing Timelines
  3. Putting together the required resources
  4. Any other assistance needed to implement the idea

The first Innovation Week was held between December 10 and December 14, 2018 – attracting a staggering 160 ideas across levels, practices and locations. Of these, these are some of the winning ideas implemented at cam through Innovation Week.

Our Winning Vichaars

  • onecam

    onecam is a new tech-enabled innovation that takes the cam intranet to mobile phones, allowing employees remote accessibility from anywhere.

  • Fitcam

    Fitcam is an initiative that aims at improving the physical and mental health of everyone in the Firm.

  • camShare

    camShare helps co-workers coordinate among themselves to create an environmentally smarter, financially conscious, and possibly a less stressful daily shared travel option in each city.

  • Professionals’ Directory

    Professional’s Directory is a duly curated database and directory available to our lawyers across the country, along with name, contact detail, area of expertise, feedback mechanism and more.

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