The rate at which Coronavirus has spread to different regions in India has forced the central and state governments to shut down educational institutions and schools as a precautionary measure resulting in the disruption of studies for a long period.
While academic experts are pushing for online models of education - be it classroom teaching or tutorials, we are yet to see how effectively a nation that primarily relies on an offline mode of teaching can seamlessly transgress to an online medium of teaching and education.
In lieu of the recent events, Collegedunia is aiming to bring the top brass of Higher Education together on a platform, wherein we would want to discuss the problem at hand, and solutions to move ahead.
Current situation of Educational Institutions/Universities amidst Covid -19
How Universities/Institutes are coping up with Covid-19 crisis
Future of Digital Marketing in Higher Education
How are Digital Platforms playing an Important role
Q&A || 5:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Mr. Abdul Nasir
CEO, Lexicon Mile
With close to 2 decades in leadership roles in the Hospitality Industry with Marriott International amongst other brands, Nasir has always ensured to ‘Put People First’ and to lead the team to Pursue Excellence with Integrity to drive outstanding results for all stakeholders. In his last role, Nasir was the General Manager for The Westin Pune Koregaon Park and the Chairman of the Marriott India Business Council.
His penchant for innovation and leadership skills have helped the brands he has worked at, to weave several success stories of growth, cementing his position as a name to reckon with.
Mr. Aman Mittal
Additional Director, Lovely Professional University
Experienced Leader with a demonstrated history of working in the education industry. Skilled in Marketing Management, Advertising, Business Development, Strategic Planning, and International Business. Strong professional with MBA from the University of Southampton.
Dr. Devanshu Patel
President, Parul University
A dynamic, visionary President of Parul University, whose unflinching commitment towards education has made a drastic impact in the scope and development of private education in Gujarat. A Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery and Doctor of Medicine (Pharmacology) graduate, who has furthered the scope of youth development and empowerment through education. Through his ideal leadership, and guidance Parul University has emerged as a multicultural destination with students from all the 29 States of India and resulted in the emergence of PU as a global academic.
Mr. Sachin Jain
President Bennett University
With more than 2 decades of experience in Business Transformation, Corporate Finance, Strategy, M&A and Due Diligence, he has been able to assist organizations in strategic and operational transformation for sustainable and profitable growth thereby enhancing stakeholder value. Striving to meet the challenges of business growth through strong and scalable business processes driven by my deep and varied experiences in multiple industries including Higher Education, M&A Advisory, IT and ITES besides having the first-hand experience as a Failed Entrepreneur.
Mr. Bharat Kharbanda
Chief Operating Officer at Global University Systems
A well-rounded business leader with 20 years of multi-disciplinary and cross-industry experience with FMCG, Telecom, IT hardware, Consumer durables & Higher education industry. He has an exceptional track record of consistent vertical movement in career across different organizations and proven abilities in organizational transformation and change management and has played important roles in the turnaround of product portfolios, brand building, formulation of Go-To-Market strategy, development of new strategic partners, creation of new business opportunities and enhancing P&L.