L&T EduTech and EPSI Host Leadership Development Program for Senior Academic Leaders

L&T EduTech, in collaboration with the Education Promotion Society for India (EPSI), successfully organised a residential Leadership Development Program (LDP) for senior academic leaders. Held on May 17-18 at the L&T Leadership Development Academy in Lonavala, the program was themed “Beyond Boundaries: Nurturing Leaders for the Next Era of Indian Education Excellence.”

This prestigious event brought together leaders and changemakers from diverse backgrounds, aiming to foster a rich exchange of ideas and insights. Participants included Vice Chancellors, Registrars and Directors from leading universities across India.

The program commenced with an inaugural address by Dr C Jayakumar, CHRO of L&T Ltd., who also moderated a power panel discussion on “Industry-Academia Collaboration: Promoting a Symbiotic Relationship.” This discussion underscored the importance of strengthening ties between educational institutions and the industry to drive innovation and growth.

Ms Febin M F, Head of CollegeConnect at L&T EduTech, presented a thought-provoking session on “Integrating Industry and Academia by L&T,” highlighting the critical need for alignment between academic curricula and industry requirements. Dr B Anbuthambi, Head of Strategy & Partnerships at L&T EduTech, conducted a master class on “Technology in Higher Education,” emphasising the role of technology in transforming educational practices and enhancing learning outcomes.

The program concluded with a valedictory address by Mr Sanjai Ranganathan, Chief Executive of L&T EduTech, who also issued certificates to the participants. His address encapsulated the essence of the program and reinforced L&T EduTech’s commitment to advancing educational excellence through leadership development.

Overall, the Leadership Development Program was a resounding success, providing senior academic leaders with valuable insights and strategies to navigate the evolving landscape of Indian education. By fostering collaboration and innovation, L&T EduTech and EPSI have taken a significant step towards nurturing the next era of educational excellence in India.