NLC India Limited CMD asserts at Public Enterprises Technology Conclave at Chennai

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By Sarkaritel September 17, 2019 05:53


A two day technology conclave on the theme “Vision New India 2022- Development through technology for all’ was jointly organised by IIT Madras and Ministry of  Heavy Industries And Public Enterprises at Chennai on 15.09.2019  and 16.09.2019.

During the inaugural session, in the presence of Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Shri. Arjun Ram Meghwal, Dr. Madhukar Gupta, Additional Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises, Government of India and the IIT, Madras faculty , Shri Rakesh Kumar, CMD NLC India Limited and Chairman SCOPE,  spoke  on how industry  and academia can work together to serve the nation better through capacity building. He equated on a newer pattern of education and skill development in relevance  with the requirements of the business world for overcoming the challenges of the Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous global business environment.

He pointed out that as the world was passing through the Fourth Industrial Revolution marked by emerging technology breakthroughs in numerous fields like Robotics , Artificial Intelligence Nanotechnology, quantum computing, internet of things, 3D printing and so on , our younger generation must equip accordingly in various skills to meet these new requirements.

He reminded of our Government’s ambitious plan “Strategy for New India @ 75 “ and that it could be achieved by   various skill development  initiatives and said that this conclave platform was apt for the industries and institutes to explore and to collaborate for achievement of  the said goal by 2022. He mentioned that apart from the initiatives NLC India Limited has undertaken by providing various skill development schemes, it has signed an MoU with  Annamalai University for offering Diploma in Mining Engineering in which NLCILs executives are taking part in redesigning the course contents in accordance with business requirements.  He added that new initiatives have started in NLCIL  to reclaim the mined out area for agricultural activities  by developing skills through world class Israeli technology in line with   achieving our nation building goals.

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By Sarkaritel September 17, 2019 05:53