Agenda

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Day 1 – Tuesday, 12th November 2019
9:00 – 10:00 Registration along with Tea and Coffee
10:00 – 10:10 Welcome Address Dr. Jagpreet Singh, Headmaster, The Punjab Public School, Nabha
Ravi Santlani, Founder & CEO, ScooNews
10:10 – 10:30 A Conversation on the State of Education in Chandigarh Dr. Jagpreet Singh, Headmaster, The Punjab Public School, Nabha
B.L. Sharma, Education Secretary, Dept. of Education, Chandigarh
Rubinderjit Singh Brar, PCS, Director School Education, Dept. of Education, Chandigarh
10:30 – 10:50 The story behind ‘A School like Paradise…’ Shilpa Mehta, Founder & Director, Paradise School, Goa
10:50 – 11:00 Presentation by Xseed India Gaurav Chamadia, General Manager – Sales, Xseed Education
11:00 – 11:30 Open House – Education and Climate Change Lt. Col. A. Sekhar, Director – Education, SAI International Group of Schools
11:30 – 12:00 Tea Break Expo Visit: Explore a world of innovative solutions offered at the expo area over tea and refreshments
12:00 – 12:45 Panel Discussion:

Education 2030: From Access to Quality – Building a Sustainable & Inclusive Future for All

Moderator: Anirudh Khaitan, Vice Chairman, Khaitan Education Centre
Panelists:
1. Dr. Amlan K Saha, Principal, The Sagar School, Alwar
2. Harleen Mohanty, Principal, Shri Chaitanya Techno School, Gurugram
3. Sushma Raturi, Head – Teaching, Learning & Training, Seth Anandram Jaipuria School
4. Skand Bali, Principal, The Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet
12:45 – 12:55 Developing Life – Ready Leaders Samit Dayal, Vice President – Education, Franklin Covey
12:55- 1:55 Big Hairy Audacious Goal – B- HAG Workshop Dr. Ashok Pandey, Director, Ahlcon International School
2:00 – 3:00 Lunch
3:00 – 3:45 Open House – Mobilizing Public-Private Partnerships for a Holistic Implementation of Education 2030 Dr. Neeta Bali, Director-Principal, GD Goenka World School
3:45 – 4:00 Folk Fitness Session Aarti Pandey, Co-founder, Folk Fitness
4:00 – 4:15 Interactive Session by Fliplearn Divya Lal, Managing Director, Fliplearn Education Pvt. Ltd.
4:15 – 5:00 Panel Discussion:

Why providing Quality and Inclusive Education is a must for Sustainable Development

Moderator: Vishnu Karthik, CEO, Heritage Xperiential Learning School
Panelists:
1. Pramod Sharma, Vice-President, Genesis Global School, Noida
2. Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Surendra Kulkarni, Director, Mayo College, Ajmer
3. Rupa Sen, Head of School, Bangalore International School
4. Lt. Col. Avinash Singh, Principal, Rajkumar College, Raipur
5:00 – 5:30 Tea Break
5:30 – 6:45 Punjabi Potpourri hosted by The Punjab Public School, Nabha Ballroom, Hyatt Regency
7 pm onwards Welcome Dinner in honour of His Excellency VP Singh Badnore, Governor – Punjab & Administrator – UT Chandigarh Ballroom, Hyatt Regency
Day 2 – Wednesday, 13th November, 2019
8:00 – 9:00 AM Coffee & Networking
9:00 – 9:15 Folk Fitness Session Aarti Pandey, Co-founder, Folk Fitness
9:15 – 9:30 Topic: Let’s Stop Teaching
Brief: Do we teach, or do we just help our students learn? Let’s discuss the difference.
Vikramjit Singh Rooprai, Heritage Activist and Educator Heritageshaala
9:30 – 10:15 Panel Discussion:

A discussion on the role of technology in achieving the Education 2030 goal: competencies to transform our society and shape our future

Moderator: Meenakshi Uberoi, Founder & CEO, De Pedagogics
Panelists:
1. Lt. Col. A. Sekhar, Director Education, SAI International Group of Schools
2. Reekrit Serai, Managing Director, Satluj Group of Schools
3. Poonam Singh Jamwal, Director, Extramarks Education India Pvt. Ltd.
4. Harish Sanduja, Director – Schools, Seth Anandram Jaipuria Group of Educational Institutions
10:15 – 10:45 Tea Break
10:45 – 10:55 Arrival & Welcome of His Excellency V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor – Punjab & Administrator – UT Chandigarh
11:00 – 11:15 Investing in Early Childhood Education: Let’s talk ROI Dr. Swati Popat Vats
President, Podar Education Network
President, Early Childhood Association India
11:15 – 11:30 Topic: Teacher 2030
Brief: Delineation of a teacher’s profile relevant to challenges that will confront learners in 2030.
Neeraj K Bedhotiya, Principal, Daly College, Indore
11:30 – 11:40 AI – Expanding boundaries of Personalised Learning Poonam Singh Jamwal, Director, Extramarks Education India Pvt. Ltd.
11:40- 11:50 Standardising quality education for every student Divya Lal, Managing Director, Fliplearn Education Pvt. Ltd.
11:50 – 12:05 Topic: ‘Think differently’
Brief: Differentiation is likely to be the biggest ability in 2030? What are the impediments to be overcome?
Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Surendra Kulkarni, Director, Mayo College, Ajmer
12:05 – 12:20 Topic: TRANSFORMING THE STUDY SPACE: Is the classroom central to education?
Brief: The classroom is a victorian concept not central to education for life and for happiness
Dr. Sumer Singh, Eminent Educationist & Founder, Education Salad
12:20 – 12:30 How you can help Developing Indigenous Resources in India Dr Asha Katoch, CEO, Developing Indigenous Resources India
12:30 – 12:40 Unveiling of ScooNews November Issue on SDG -4
Unveiling of Early Ed Asia 2020
Launch of APER- Association for Primary Education & Research by ECA
HE V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor – Punjab, Administrator – UT Chandigarh
Dr. Jagpreet Singh, Headmaster, The Punjab Public School, Nabha
Dr. Ashok Pandey, Director, Ahlcon International School
Dr. Swati Popat Vats, President, Early Childhood Association
Ravi Santlani, Founder & CEO, ScooNews
12:40 – 1:00 Keynote Address HE V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor – Punjab & Administrator – UT Chandigarh
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch
2:00 – 2:30 Conversation on Early Childhood and Education 2030 Skand Bali, Vice President, Early Childhood Association

Amrit Nagpal, Head – Preschool & ECCED, Birla Open Minds

Aneesha Sahni, Vice Principal, Prometheus School, Noida

2:30 – 2:40 School Transformation : Integrate to Innovate Ullas Kumar, Head – Academic Excellence Team, LEAD School
2:40 – 3:20 Master Class: Why Coding in Early Years? Dr. Swati Popat Vats
President, Podar Education Network
President, Early Childhood Association India
3:20 – 3:25 Stamp Tour Winner Announcement
3:25 – 4:05 Panel Discussion
What knowledge, skills, attitudes and values will today’s students need to thrive and shape their world?
Moderator: Dr. Jagpreet Singh, Headmaster, The Punjab Public School, Nabha

Panelists:

1. Dr. Sarvesh Naidu, Executive Director, Pathways School
2. Prodipta Hore, Program Director, Aditya Birla Education Academy

4:05 – 4:10 Thank You Note Dr. Jagpreet Singh, Headmaster, The Punjab Public School, Nabha
Ravi Santlani, Founder & CEO, ScooNews
4:10 – 4:30 Tea, Coffee, Hugs & Goodbyes Pre Function Area, Hyatt Regency