Director General, GLBIMR invited as Speaker by Assocham

Director General, GLBIMR invited as Distinguished Speaker by Assocham on May 17, 2018

We are proud to share that Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR was invited as Distinguished Speaker in National Seminar on “Promoting Education Excellence- Linking Science, Technology, Research and Innovations for Economic Growth” organized by Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) in association with Department of Science and Technology on May 17, 2018 at Hotel Taj Mahal, Man Singh Road, New Delhi. Shri DS Rawat, Secretary General, Assocham, Dr. MM Ansari, Former Member,UGC and Shri S.S. Chawla , Senior Director & Head Education Department were also invited as Distinguished speaker in the seminar.

Dr. Makkar congratulated the organisers of seminar - Assocham on the immense success of the event. She as Distinguished Speaker shared her insightfil views on the topic “Promoting Education Excellence- Linking Science, Technology, Research and Innovations for Economic Growth”. During the session she shared that innovative practices and creative solutions in the education system is a springboard to growth and welfare of the country. Dr. Makkar highlighted that there is a need of redefining the education system, especially the Management Education in India. She emphasized that there is a strong need of encouraging research orientation amongst students by reflecting it in the curriculum design as most employability opportunities need the students to implement research instruments.

The seminar was a culmination of industry expertise and academic excellence with top notch representatives from leading corporate houses.