Jaipuria School of Business

National Conference August 11, 2018
JSB organised a National Conference on a very contemporary theme “Perspectives and Approaches to Employable Skill Development in New India” at the auditorium of the Nehru Memorial & Museum Library of Teen Murti Bhavan, New Delhi. The Conference was inaugurated by Hon’ble Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan lauded the Chairman, the Director and the organizing committee of JSB on the selection of the Conference theme. In his inaugural address, Mr. Pradhan emphasized the need to create a synergy between education and skill development in today’s youth to make them employable and productive. An edited book comprising of selected few Best practices and research papers was also inaugurated at the Conference by the Minister. Sh. Shishir Jaipuria, Chairman welcomed the dignitaries and guests to the event. Sh. RCM Reddy, MD & CEO, IL & FS Education & Technology Services Ltd. delivered Keynote Address while Sh. Manish Kumar, MD & CEO, NSDC was the Guest of Honour. Over 200 intellectuals from the academia, corporate and civil society participated in the conference. Over a dozen eminent intellectuals from ASTP (Alliance of Skill Training Partners), Knowledge Partner for the Conference; NSDC and other enterprises discussed the best practices adopted for Skill India vision. More than 30 research papers and articles were contributed for the compendium pan-India. The paper presentations were adjudicated by Mrs. Purnima Gupta, Economic Adviser to GoI (Retd), Dr. Jyoti Rana, HOD – PG Dept of Commerce & Marketing, DAV Centenary College, Faridabad and Dr. Timira Shukla, Dean, JSB & Conference Director. Awards for top two best presentations were given away by Shri Vinod Malhotra, Member, BoG, JSB…read more

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