On 9th February,2019, Saturday at The Gateway Hotel, Kolkata, ‘GEF 2019’ – Globalised Education Forum, was organized by Indian chamber of commerce. The Conference saw eminent people from Higher Education fraternity present from all across regions. Saraswationline.com was the title sponsor of the event.
Mr Anil Swaroop, IAS , Former Union Secretary , Department of Schools Education & Literacy Ministry of HRD , Government of India was the Guest of Honor.
Prof. ( Dr.) Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay , Vice Chancellor, Amity University Kolkata was the Summit Chair.
Dr.Partha sarathi Ganguli ,President , Jyotirmoy Education & Welfare Foundation was special guest to the event.
The aim of the summit was “Practicing Globalised Higher Education – Higher Education with Internationalization and its value addition to create Future Ready Human Resource.
Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, in his address at the inaugural session mentioned important points like making higher education accessible to all by way of overcoming the present language barrier which makes higher education available only in English medium. Dr.Ganguli also emphasized on the point that India can look forward to becoming a net exporter of education. On the internationalization of education he mentioned that our Universities need to be geared up with infrastructures and sufficient course offerings as there are takers of education from India from all over the world.
The program also had three panel discussions following the inaugural session.