On Teacher’s Day 2021, the Interdisciplinary Decision Science & Analytics Lab (IDeAL) at IIM Visakhapatnam organized a webinar on the topic ‘Hybrid methodology for Evolving Strategies to Improve the Relative Efficiencies in Banking Sector’. The webinar was conducted by Dr V Nagadevara, former Dean and Director (i/c) of IIM Bangalore and the Chair of the Faculty Development & Evaluation Committee of IIM Visakhapatnam. Dr Nagadevara spoke on the relative efficiencies of nationalized, foreign, and private banks operating in India, and the possible factors which lead to the efficient functioning of banks. Dr M Chandrasekhar, Director, IIM Visakhapatnam, and Dr Shivshanker Singh Patel, Head – IdeAL, also addressed the audience.