Leadership Conclave on“Industry-Academia Collaboration” -IIM Kashipur
| February 04,2013 11:15 am IST
Indian Institute of Management Kashipur had organized ‘Industry-Academia Conclave-2013’ on 1st and 2nd Feb 2013 in Jim Corbett which witnessed experts from the Industry and Academia to discuss the most critical issues in the theory-practice debate.
Dr Gautam Sinha, Director, IIM Kashipur inaugurated the ceremony by lamp lighting.
He welcomed industry experts, academicians & students on this unique event. He said as jobs become more and more specialized, the shortage of fresh graduates who fit the requirements of industry is emerging as a significant and complex challenge to our country’s growth and development. The objective of the conclave is to understand and appreciate the challenges being faced by industry-academia and thus provide a road map to address it. In order to increase industrial collaboration, he also proposed the launch of 2 new programs – Executive PGP & Executive PhD..