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Indian education system turns out millions of graduates each year. But there are many challenges which India is facing which needs to be addressed. The round table session on the category will have key industry experts and marketers discuss the thought and process behind the strategies in India and the way forward. Don't forget to track the coverage of this intensive discussion on afaqs! and afaqs! Reporter.

Some of the participants :

Dr.Dharam Buddhi
Director, Shivalik College of Engineering

Dhram Buddhi has for long been a professor of Energy Conservation at School of Energy and Environmental Studies, Devi Ahilya University, Indore, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in Energy Technology from IIT Delhi. Dr Buddhi is recipient of national and international Young Scientist awards. Dr Buddhi has also worked in different industries as Director (Technical), Chief Technical Advisor and Head R & D and has also transferred the technology.

He has been Visiting Professor at UPC Barcelona Spain, Mie University, Japan and Kun Shan University, Tainan, Taiwan. He is founder General Secretary of National Institute Industry Forum for energy, India.

Dr Buddhi is on the Editorial Board/Review of severally globally renowned Research journal and a member of numerous professional bodies. He has guided more than 80 M. Tech. Thesis and guided/guiding 14 research scholars leading to Ph.D. degree in the field of Heat Transfer, Solar Energy, Green Buildings, Thermal Load Management, Fuel Cell, Cold Chain Solutions & RAC and has published/presented more than 120 research papers and reviews and few patents to his credit.

Dr Buddhi has international academic and industrial exposure of U.K, Portugal, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and US.

Dr. Pawan Aggarwal
Director, IMS-Dehradun

With 30 years of rich experience as an economic researcher, teacher, trainer and government policy advisor in the field of Public Finance & Policy Dr. Pawan Kumar Aggarwal is a name to reckon with in the field of Academics & Research. A Ph.D in economics from the prestigious Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi Dr. Pawan Aggarwal has also taken the specialized professional education from Tokyo, Japan and the famous Harvard University, USA. He has authoured 9 books and published 21 Research Papers of practical relevance in National & International Journals. He has also served as a consultant to World Bank.

S.C. Joshi
Director General, Uttaranchal Group Of Institutions

Graduated from St. Anthony College, Sillong; Post Graduate in Applied Physics; Ph D in Solar Energy from University of Roorkee – now IIT, Roorkee. Nearly 45 years of Teaching, Research and Administrative experience.Was Principal at National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, Pune, also worked as Principal Consultant, Higher Education, Educomp Solution Ltd. At present Director, Uttaranchal Group of Institutions, Dehradun. Motto of life – live happily and strive for excellence.

Dr. Vijender Chauhan
Dean, HIHT University

Vijendra Chauhan, presently working as Dean & Professor Orthopaedic Surgery at Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, HIHT University. He is also Member of the Presidential Body and Secretary of the Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust and is associated in building this Institution since 1994. He has done his graduation and post graduation from the prestigious Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha. He is a recipient of many National awards and fellowships for his academic work and has delivered more than 50 guest lectures at national platforms and has several scientific research publications to his credit. He is a well known medical educationist. Apart from being a medical professional, he conducts regular workshops on Mind, Body and Spirit through Science of Joyful Living programme based on the philosophy of H.H. Dr. Swami Rama. His scientific work on "Repair of articular cartilage" is well known. He has been President of Uttaranchal Chapter of Indian Orthopaedic Association.

Col. P.K. Das
Director, JBIT

Has an illustrated experience of more than 20 years in teaching and research, holds a M. Tech in Armament Technology and MBA degree from Newport University , California & many other degrees. He is a winner of "Jewel of India " and " Rashtriya Vidya Gaurav Gold Medal" award for outstanding achievements in the field of education. The award was conferred on me by Indian Solidarity Council & International Institute of Education & Management. The awards were presented by Dr. GVG Krishnamurthy, Ex-Election Commissioner of India at New Delhi on 14th September 2009.

Dr. VISHAL KUMAR DESHWAL
HOD, Doon Group Of Colleges

He is working with Doon group of colleges as HOD- Microbiology. Appointed as an Expert in Contact database in CENTRE FOR SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENT & a Research Paper Reviewer in WORLD APPLIED SCIENCE JOURNAL, IRAN.

Prof. Krishna Kumar
Director, Dehradun Institute of Technology

Prof. Krishna Kumar, a renowned academician and Aerospace Engineer, heads Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun. He joined this institution in August 2006. Born and brought up at Aonla, District Bareilly, he had his early education under the guidance of his father, Late Sri Ram Kumar Goel. He obtained his B. Sc. from Allahabad University in 1964, B. Tech.(Hons.) from IIT Kharagpur in 1968 and Ph. D. from University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, in 1972. He joined IIT Kanpur as Assistant Professor in 1973 and became Professor in 1982. During his almost 34 years at IIT Kanpur, he has also served as a Visiting Professor at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne and Auburn University, Alabama, USA

M.P. Singh
Proffessor Management, Graphic Era University
Abhishek Gupta
Dean, Tula's institute Engineering and Management Colleges
Dr. Negi
Omkarananda Institute, Rishikesh
Rakesh Sharma
Principal Secretary (Tourism), Institute of Hotel Management

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Venue

Hotel Madhuban Dehradun

Date : 1st July, 2011

Time : 6:30 P.M.