“2nd Asia Pacific Summit & National Education Leadership Awards”

Dr. Urvashi Makkar, invited as Session Moderator at the “2nd Asia Pacific Summit & National Education Leadership Awards”

With much pride and honor, we share that, Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General; GLBIMR was invited as the Session Moderator at the “2nd Asia Pacific Summit & National Education Leadership Awards” organized by Federation for World Academics (FWA), on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at Le-Meridien, New Delhi. The summit witnessed participation from Leading Business Leaders, Top Notch Management Fraternity and Academicians, was a huge success.

Dr. Makkar, as the session chair, opened the panel discussion with her insightful views on the topic: “Redesigning Management Education Curriculum for Digital Era". During the session she brought forward her outlook on, how important it is for the Management Institutes to develop employable & corporate-ready professionals. She highlighted the highly contemporary Skill enhancement program & Value added Courses, GLBIMR has incorporated in its curriculum.

The panelists in the session were, Ms. Shweta Berry, Head of Strategic Alliances- Industry & Academia, Aeris Communications, Porf. Madhu Vij, FMS University of Delhi and Dr. S K Mahapatra, Director- Jaipuria School of Business, Ghaziabad, who shared highly insightful views on the issue, with emphasis on Design Thinking, Global Perspective needed in the curriculum & need of Case Study based pedagogy.

GLBIMR students participated in the summit as event volunteers and handled everything, from registration to stage management, with acute professionalism & grace. Participation in such elite events gives platforms to the students to explore more & learn more.

Here is the video and link of the full coverage session

https://www.facebook.com/WORLDACADEMICSFEDERATION/videos/600756320287876/?fref=mentions

https://youtu.be/gdNZdz133UQ