One day conference on Skilling India : Shaping the Future at SVVV, Indore
A National Conference on "Skilling India: Shaping the Future" was organized jointly by Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) Indore Chapter and National Human Resource Development Network (NHRDN) Indore Chapter and was hosted by SVVV, Indore on Saturday, December 30, 2017. The conference was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Dr. Tushar K. Nath, Vice Chancellor, SAGE University, Indore. The inaugural address was delivered by Dr. Upinder Dhar - Vice Chancellor - SVVV Indore and President - NHRDN-Indore Chapter. Dr. Dhar, in his address focused on the importance of skilled human resource in today's global era. He further stated that Skilling India is the mission of Government of India which extends the support to those upcoming and young entrepreneurs who wish to use their knowledge and skills for their entrepreneurial ventures to create employment opportunities. This is going to prove as advantage to those who come from rural as well as urban geographical background but are unable to use their skills due to lack of funding and training facilities. Chief Guest Dr. Nath said that Skill India, the mission which is launched to empower millions of youth in the country extends support for the training and development for entrepreneurial skills. Dr. D.T. Manwani, Chairman ISTD Indore Chapter highlighted the role of ISTD and also advised the participants and young students to take the advantage of such undertakings of Government of India for their own development along with the development of the nation.
Plenary session I was hosted by Mr. Jeegar Desai, Entrepreneur and Mentor - Anant Soft Computing who shared his experience about Bit Coin a worldwide payment system and the concept of Block Chain used in Crypto Currency. Dr. Sandeep Atre Director - CH EdgeMakers, Indore talked about ground needs of skilling and focused on specialization and goal orientation in the life of students. Mr. Sandeep Naolekar of Darling Pumps, Indore emphasized on synergy and the applicability of the gained knowledge about skilling. Plenary session II was hosted by Mr. Narendra Vishwaroop, Director, Trainer and Consultant - Fanatic Academy of Quality (FAQ), Indore who shared his views regarding self - management, self - discipline and quality generation in the skills learning and their application in corporate world. Mr. Amber S. Arondekar, Founder and Mentor - The Impact Learning, Indore emphasized on the necessity of the 'will to learn' before moving towards 'skilling'. Ms. Reema Rajawat from Pygmalion Services, emphasized on physical and mental fitness of human resource as according to her long hours of professional work too require a fit body to sustain the workload. In Technical Session the participants presented their research papers on the conference theme. The facilitator was Dr. N.K. Totla, Professor, Institute of Management Studies, DAVV, Indore. Dr. Santosh Dhar, Conference Coordinator and Dean, Faculty of Doctoral Studies and Research, SVVV, Indore gave an overview of the conference and vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. Rajeev Shukla, Conference Convener and Director, Shri Vaishnav School of Management, SVVV, Indore.