Skilling India’s Future
Skilling India’s Future, a three day Youth Skills Conclave is being organized by Ignite India and Global Growth Institute at Agni College of Technology from 17th – 19th May, 2018. The objective of the conclave is to inculcate in the students, the spirit of leadership, by giving them wide career options in their field of interest. The conclave motivates to tap the talents of youngsters, raise up as innovative leaders, bring like-minded influencers together to forge a modern and developed India.
The focal theme of the conclave is ‘Reskilling India’s Future’ with a focus on skill development in India. As there is a strong need for an Industry-Academia-Government connect, this conclave will provide a platform for all these three stakeholders to meet, discuss and deliberate on the issues of skill, growth and employability. These discussions will help to create a roadmap for the future of skill developments in Tamilnadu, which can align with the national agenda of creating an effective workforce.
The conclave was inaugurated by the honorable Minister for School Education, Mr. K.A. Sengottaiyan. Ms. Apoorva IAS, MD- SIDCO delivered the key note address. The principal Dr. R.S. Kumar welcomed the gathering and Mr. Agnishwar Jayaprakash, the Vice Chairman of the Agni Group presided over the function.
Hon’ble Minister mentioned the importance of skilling starting at school and continued in the college. He appreciated Agni College of Technology for conducting skilling for all 4 years of B.E., /B.Tech., He added that the education system will be revamped totally to eliminated “Mug-up” Practice.
The first edition of this conference will see a large delegation of more than 100 vocational, educational and training organizations and also delegates from the United Kingdom. More than 500 students from various educational institutions have registered for this three day skilling conclave.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. – Lao Tzu