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ArdorComm ‘New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ held at Bengaluru, Karnataka on 22nd September 2023 #ELSABengaluru #ELSAKarnataka

The curtains have fallen on a remarkable educational extravaganza as ArdorComm Media Group proudly hosted the ‘New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ in the vibrant city of Bengaluru, Karnataka, on the 22nd of September, 2023. This event, which brought together visionaries, thought leaders, and trailblazers in the realm of education, was nothing short of extraordinary. From captivating discussions that illuminated the future of learning to the recognition of outstanding contributors at the ArdorComm Education Leadership Awards, this summit was a beacon of innovation and excellence. Join us as we delve into the highlights, insights, and moments that made this event an unforgettable milestone in the journey towards shaping the future of education. #ELSABengaluru #ELSAKarnataka

ArdorComm Media Group (A Media Start-up) hosted the ‘New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ at Bengaluru, Karnataka on 22nd September 2023. ELSA Bengaluru was the Eighth successful summit of the ArdorComm New Normal ELSA series.

The Summit theme focused on ‘New-Normal’ Karnataka: Karnataka’s Unconventional Odyssey as the Premier Hub for Education Transformation.

The symposium brought together Pre-school, School & Higher Education Leaders, Innovators, Policymakers and EdTech Experts, to explore, discuss, and chart the path forward in Karnataka’s dynamic education landscape. Under the theme ‘New-Normal Karnataka: Karnataka’s Unconventional Odyssey as the Premier Hub for Education Transformation,’ the symposium ignited inspiring conversations and collaborative endeavours.

Throughout the summit, eminent speakers engaged in dynamic discussions, shared ground-breaking ideas, and envisioned innovative solutions that promise to redefine the future of education in Karnataka. With a commitment to excellence and a shared vision of a brighter, more inclusive educational landscape, this symposium served as a catalyst for change, propelling Karnataka towards its rightful place as a premier hub for educational transformation.

The Knowledge forum witnessed who’s who from government, pre-schools, schools, universities, colleges, engineering institutes, B-schools, skill institutions, and experts from corporate, EdTech companies & education startups. Deliberating, showcasing & presenting best & next practices in school, higher, skill and technical education. The event celebrated the success stories of all educators who have been continuously working for the betterment of the current teaching-learning scenario.

Chandan Anand, Founder, CEO & Group Editor of ArdorComm Media Group, emphasized on the event theme saying, “The summit’s theme, ‘New-Normal Karnataka: Karnataka’s Unconventional Odyssey as the Premier Hub for Education Transformation,’ highlights Karnataka’s unique journey in redefining education. It signifies the state’s commitment to innovation, inclusivity, and excellence, positioning it as a leader in educational transformation.”

The Presenting Partner of the event was LinkedIn, EdTech Partner was Anthology, Admission Automation Partner was ExtraaEdge. The Associate Partners of the summit were DigitalEd, Fin n Min, and Chrysaalis I Maths. The Exhibitor at the event was Mastersoft and the Supporting Partners were Bangalore Management Association and Bangalore Sahodaya – Sahodaya School Complex Association.

The Special Guest of the summit was Col. (Prof) Y. S. Siddegowda, Vice Chairman, Karnataka State Higher Education Council, Govt. of Karnataka. The Guest Speakers were Dr. KS Narayanaswamy, President, Bangalore Management Association (BMA), Vamsheepriya Amar, Principal, MVJ International School; Chairperson, Bangalore Sahodaya (BSSCA), Jayanth Prakash, Account Director & Regional Lead – South, Academics & Government, LinkedIn, Anupama Ramachandra, Principal, DPS Electronic City, Bengaluru; Secretary, BSSCA.

The Eminent Panel Speakers were Dr. C. Manohar, Senior Director, ISBR & Chairman BMA Industry Academia Partnership Initiative, Anupa Gnanakan, Director – School, ACTS Group of Institutions, Deepak Agarwal, CEO, Cubs The Preschool & Cubs- Sankalp School, Dr. Malini Dutta, Principal, BGS National Public School, Sarika M. Singh, COO, Peepal Tree Group, Prof. Shrinivas S. Balli, Vice Chancellor, Nrupathunga University, Prof. Noor Afza, Prof & Chairperson, Dept. of Studies & Research in Business Administration, Tumkur University, Sudhakar Joshi, Head – Marketing and Client Servicing, Chrysaalis I-Math India Pvt Ltd, Sapna Sukul, Founder, Edustart Solutions; COO, Boarding School Association of India (BSAI), Dr. Sami Ulla, CEO, Manipal Group of Schools, Vamsheepriya Amar, Principal, MVJ International School; Chairperson, Bangalore Sahodaya (BSSCA), Dr. Hemalatha S. Murthy, Principal Director, White Petals Group of Institutions, Chirag Agarwal, Founder Director, EarlyVentions – Chain of Preschools, Shwetha Sumanth, Principal, Shanthi Nikethana School; Co-founder, Adelie International Preschool, Shazia Ahmed, Managing Director, Aryan Presidency School, Dr. Sharanabasappa Harwal, Vice President, Hyderabad Karnataka Education Society, Dr. Kuldeep Kumar Raina, Vice Chancellor, MS Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Prof. (Dr.) Raj Singh, Vice Chancellor, JAIN (Deemed to be University), Dr. Manish Kothari, Managing Director, ISBR Group of Institutions, Dr. Puttaraju, Vice Chancellor, Mandya University, Dr. N V Subba Reddy, Pro Vice Chancellor, CMR University, Jayanth Prakash, Account Director & Regional Lead- South Academics & Government, LinkedIn, Dr. Prakash S, Sr. Vice President, East Point Group of Institutions, Dr. Kiran Reddy, Founder, AIMS Institutes, Abhay G. Chebbi, Pro Chancellor, Alliance University, Dr. N. R. Bhanumurth, Vice Chancellor, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar School of Economics University, Dr. A. M. Surendra Kumar, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Presidency University, Vivek Iyer, Vice President – India, Anthology, Kunal Saxena, Director-Marketing, Presidency University, Prof. (Dr.) Chattar Singh, Vice Chancellor, Rai Technology University, Prof. R. Janardhan, Pro Vice Chancellor, Dayananda Sagar University, Dr. Vinay S, Director, Seshadripuram Institute of Management Studies, Dr. Mahesh KM, Principal, JGI, SBM Jain Evening College.

The Industry Speech was shared by Vivek Iyer, Vice President – India, Anthology, Jayanth Prakash, Account Director & Regional Lead – South, Academics & Government, LinkedIn, Agathya Selvakumar, Founder & CEO, FIN N MIN, Ujjwal Kandhari, Dy Manager -Technology, Digitaled India, Supreetha Gonsalves, AVP Growth, ExtraaEdge.

Key Discussion Points of ‘New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ #ELSABengaluru #ELSAKarnataka :-

  • Redefining Education Policy: Transformation with ‘New Age’ Technology, Innovation & Skilling
  • Rethinking Curriculum & Pedagogy to Reflect the Accelerated use of Technology in School Education
  • Research-based Learning, Skill Development & Multidisciplinary Approach: A Robust eco-system in HEIs
  • Reimagining Higher Education through the ‘PHYGITAL’ mode of learning: Enhancing Entrepreneurship & Employability Outcomes
  • Unleashing The Potential of Education 4.0 on Innovative Pedagogy and Industry ready Skills
  • How the New Age Technologies like AI, ML, IoT are changing India’s higher education landscape?

Key Highlights of ‘New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ #ELSABengaluru #ELSAKarnataka :-

  • Day: 1
  • Sessions: 6+
  • Speakers: 50+
  • Schools: 100+
  • Government dignitaries: 10+
  • Higher education: 150+
  • Edtech startups: 15+
  • Corporate: 15+

The ‘ArdorComm New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023’ held in Bengaluru, Karnataka on the 22nd of September, 2023, served as a pivotal knowledge-sharing platform for the passionate members of the education community. It united educators, innovators, and esteemed dignitaries from across the nation’s pre-school, school, and higher education sectors. Together, they illuminated the path towards smoother, more accessible teaching and learning experiences.

This event was a powerful showcase of India’s top minds in education, each sharing their best practices and invaluable insights. As we bid adieu to this enlightening summit, let us collectively commit to being catalysts of change within the education community in 2023 and beyond. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all participants and witnesses of the ‘ArdorComm New Normal – Education Leadership Summit & Awards 2023.’ Together, we shall continue to shape the future of education. #ELSABengaluru #ELSAKarnataka

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Chattar Singh
6 months ago

Of course, very professional academic discourses of school education and higher education both under one roof.
Congratulations Mr Chandan Anand and your entire family of ArdorComm.