Dr Dilip Padgaonkar was a Chair Professor at the Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication. His association was not only with the media faculty but also with other disciplines like Culinary Arts, International relations and also Liberal Arts. He loved to interact with students and shared his vast knowledge with them. In his memory, Dr Dilip Padgaonkar Lecture series is organised annually. This year Mr Mahfuz Anam, editor of The Daily Star a leading daily of Bangladesh has been invited to speak on a very contemporary topic Social Media vs Traditional Journalism on 25th Nov at 11 am.