Second Higher Education Summit Cum Fifth Rashtriya Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar Ceremony (Individual Category)

Venue: Multi Purpose Hall, India International Centre, 40, Lodhi Estate, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi

Date: 21st September 2016 (Wednesday)

Higher Education in India is passing through a phase of unprecedented expansion, marked by an explosion in the volume of students, and substantial expansion in a number of institutions and a quantum jump in the level of private funding. Currently, there are about 800 Universities and Institutions of National Importance besides over 41,000 Colleges in the country. The enormity of the challenge of providing thefair opportunity of quality education to ever- growing number of students in Institutions of Higher Learning is a historic opportunity for correcting sectoral and social imbalances, reinvigorating institutions, crossing international benchmarks of excellence and extending the frontiers of knowledge.

In the given context, Centre for Education Growth and Research (CEGR) proposes to deliberate in a Second Higher Education Summit hosted in Multi Purpose Hall, India International Centre, 40, Lodhi Estate, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi – 110 003 on 21st September, 2016 (Wednesday) from 10:00 am till 05:00 pm. We are expecting participation of approx 300 senior academic leaders, academicians, corporate and bureaucrats from all over India in this summit.

The panel discussion will cover all the relevant points, favorable and unfavorable, as well as thecurrent scenario.

Distinguished Speakers during the Second Higher Education Summit:

1. Mr. PrakashJavadekar, Honourable Cabinet Minister for HRD (Confirmation awaited)

2. Dr. Anil D. Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, AICTE (MHRD)

3. Prof. A. P. Mittal, Member Secretary, AICTE (MHRD)

4. Prof. (Dr.) D. S. Chauhan, President, Association of Indian Universities and Senior Vice President, CEGR

5. Prof. (Dr.) K. K. Aggarwal, Mentor, CEGR, and Chancellor, K. R. Mangalam University

6. Prof. (Dr.) V. P. S. Arora, President, CEGR and Vice Chancellor, Shri Venkateshwara University

7. Mr. V. M. Bansal, Senior Vice President, CEGR and Chairman, NDIM

8. Prof. (Dr.) Balbir S. Tomar, Chancellor, NIMS University, Jaipur

9. Prof. (Dr.) Vijay Gupta, Vice Chancellor, Sharda University and Senior Vice President, CEGR

10. Dr. Manpreet Singh Manna, Director, AICTE and Vice President, CEGR

11. Mr. Lokesh Mehra, Director, Oracle

12. Mr. Rakesh Chharia, General Secretary, IMS Group of Institutions

13. Prof. Anil Kumar, Vice Chancellor, Al Falah University

14.Prof. B. V. Babu, Vice Chancellor, Graphic Era University

15.Prof. Sanjiv Marwah, Director, J. K. Business School

16.Prof. Poonam Verma, Principal, Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies

Few more confirmation awaited

On behalf of the Centre, we take this opportunity to kindly invite you to participate in this National Seminarand interact with the distinguished panel, as well as provide your suggestions. While there are No Delegate Fees but prior registration is mandatory by registering below. Needless to say, your presence will indeed enrich the deliberation and help us to attain the desired objectives of the event.

Please feel free to contact us for any query. Register Now

With Best wishes and warm regards,

Ravish Roshan- Executive Director

Centre for Education Growth and Research

Mobile: +91-997-102-6007