With great pleasure we share that Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR was invited as esteemed Panelist at the Business World Engineering Excellence Conclave and Awards 2018 on July 5, 2018 at The Lalit, New Delhi. The conference which witnessed participation from Leading Business Leaders, Top Notch management members and academicians was a huge success. Dr. Makkar shared her views on the topic: “Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship for Excellence in Engineering Education”. She emphasized during her address that educating engineers who can contribute to finding solutions to the vast challenges of today and tomorrow is a major obligation. She highlighted that development of creative, innovative and entrepreneurial competencies is a goal for engineering education and to work on this programmes and courses should be designed in the format where students work with real life challenges and create a strong framework for acquisition of core disciplinary knowledge, integrated with the learning of personal, interpersonal and professional skills.
The session moderator of this panel discussion was Prof. (Dr.) Prem Vrat, Vice Chancellor, North Cap University and other eminent co- panelists were Ms. Aruna M. Katara, President, Hope Foundation's Finolex Academy of Management & Technology, Dr. Rihan Khan Suri, Training & Placement, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Prof. Dr. Balvinder Shukla, Vice Chancellor, Professor – Entrepreneurship & Leadership, Amity University Uttar Pradesh & Sr. Vice President, RBEF. The event took the intellectual quotient of the city to next level. We congratulate Dr. Makkar for being part of this elite event!!