Haryana’s Biggest Industry Academia Meet 2019 at Gateway Education

On 16th February 2019, Haryana’s Biggest Industry Academia Meet was organized in the premises of GATEWAY EDUCATION, Sonipat. The Industry Academia Meet was designed to bring together experts from Industry and Academia who discussed the prime issues of employability. The event was a huge success as large number of students from GATEWAY EDUCATION as well from outside including some of the industry personal gathered for the event.
The event was blessed by the presence of a lot of experienced honorable guest and industry people from various parts of the country. Each and everyone of them are at a significant position and are playing important part in the Indian business market.
The event consisted of two sessions which was started by an inauguration speech from Dr. Rajendra Kumar Anayath, Vice Chancellor – DCRUSTM on the importance of these type of Industry Academia Meet. After the inauguration speech Session-1 started in which Mr. Ashish Mahajan, Vice President – Bajaj Capital Ltd. and Mr. Diwakar, Technical Head – Sudha Technical Consultants Pvt. Ltd. gave a Talk/Presentation on ‘Technology trend that will become mainstream in 2019’ individually. They discussed about some of the most trending technologies in market and how they will have an impact in the future. After that both guests were joined by Mr. Sahil Aggarwal, Executive Director – GATEWAY EDUCATION for a question and answer session where the guests answered some of the significant questions related to the topic. The next part of Session-1 was from Mr. Amit Pandey, COO – Exicom Tele-system Ltd. who shared his views on ‘Importance of Soft Skill in Industry’ and how important it is for the current generation. The last part of Session-1 was from Mr. Manuj Seth, Director – Versatile Group of Industries who shared his experiences on ‘Possibilities of Industry Academia Partnership’.
Apart from the sessions the students got a golden opportunity to personally interact with the guests in the Project Display session where they presented their ideas to the guest and gained their valuable suggestions.
Since it was a lot to take on in these couple of hours at the end of Session - 1 there was a lunch break for all the guests and the visitors.
After the lunch break Session-2 started with Mr. Ashish Banka, Leader HR Business Partner – Reliance JIO who shared his opinions on ‘How to bridge the gap between Millennial generation and Industry 4.0’. The next event was a panel discussion on ‘Expertise expected from recent graduates’ joined by Mr. R.N. Goel (Founder and Managing Director – Chemline India Ltd.), Mr. Vishal Harjani (Talent Acquisition Lead – Microland Limited) and Mr. Inder Chabra (Managing Director – Alpine Poly Rub Pvt. Ltd.) which was moderated by Prof. Anurag Roy (Principal – Gateway College of Arch. And Design). They discussed about the requirements of the industry from the current graduating generation. The last part of the Session-2 was from Mr. Anuj Bajpai, Dy. COO – Hungama Digital Media Entertainment where he shared his experience and his ‘Journey of Becoming COO’ with everyone.
At the end of the Session-2 there was a Vote of Thanks from Mr. Vinay Singal, Manager - Centre for skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Co-Converter-IAM 2019.