More than 200 schools, educators and education start-ups were conferred with the awards
New Delhi, September 26, 2019: BML Munjal University (BMU), the Hero Group’s not-for-profit university, hosted the 3rd edition of the Indian School Awards (ISA), a grand platform that makes a concrete effort to recognize and felicitate the remarkable contributions of Indian Educators. The event witnessed educators and education revolutionaries coming together under one roof to felicitate and celebrate the individual achievements and milestones in education. More than 200 schools, educators and education start-ups were conferred with the awards in categories such as The Best Education Tech Startup, Edupreneur Director of the Year, Best Teacher of the Year, Best Principal of the Year, Innovation in Education Award and many others.
The event commenced with the traditional lamp lighting ceremony by Mr. Akshay Ahuja, Founder of Robochamps, Mr. Rajesh Batra, Founder of Chhapai.com, Dr. Vishal Talwar, Dean School of Management and Dr. Vandana Suhag, Dean Education Quality, BML Munjal University. The ceremony was followed by keynote sessions and panel discussions with the brightest minds in the education landscape, sharing their wisdom and learnings about a variety of booming topics such as social-emotional learning, shift from STEM to STEAM, emerging technologies, sustainable development and e-learning & MOOC’s.
Ambassador Dr Deepak Vohra, Advisor to Government; Mr. Akshay Munjal, President at BMU; Prof. Manoj Arora, Vice-Chancellor at BMU; Dr Vishal Talwar, Dean of School of Management at BMU; Dr Mala Dasgupta Sengupta, Founder and CEO of ANUBHAV – Experience English is Fun; Mr. Sahil Khanna, Founder of Genesis Educates; Mr. Mitul Dixit, Photographer and Cultural Activist and Ms. Palak Saboo, Founder of Kaizen Academy were the influential speakers at the event.
Addressing the audience during the event Mr. Akshay Munjal, President, BML Munjal University said, “My heartiest congratulations to all the educationists on winning the well-deserved Indian School Award 2019. I strongly believe that today’s reader will be tomorrow’s leader. All that a child need’s is motivation and appropriate advice to be able to achieve his/her full potential. BMU is honoured by the presence of various dignities who are doing remarkable work in preparing these future leaders. I wish everyone great success.”
In the ceremony, Ambassador Dr. Deepak Vohra, Advisor to Government, Dr. Vandana Suhaag, Dean Education Quality, Prof. Nigam Nuggehalli, Dean School of Law and Ms. Swati Munjal Director, Strategic Initiatives & Engagement, BML Munjal University gave away the prestigious awards to the winners including Scottish High International School, Springdales Public School, Lotus Valley International school, Salwan Public School, Tagore International School, Amity International School and many other. 45 educators including principals, teachers and directors of eminent schools were awarded for their phenomenal contribution. The start-ups including SwarnaRekha, Avidia Labs, Samaresh Shah, Shashikanth Srinivas, Priyanka Tanna and The EkoSchool were also awarded under education start-ups category.
About BML Munjal University
BML Munjal University (BMU) is a not-for-profit university founded by the Hero Group. Named in honour of the late Dr. Brijmohan Lall Munjal, Chairman and Founder, Hero Group, BMU is engaged in creating, preserving and imparting internationally benchmarked knowledge and skills through experience-based learning to a diverse community of students from across the world. Mentored by Imperial College, London, BMU offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in business management and engineering based on evolving needs of the industry. BMU’s experiential learning environment encourages enquiry, creativity, problem-solving, entrepreneurship and innovation. The 50-acre, fully residential university promotes cross-course curriculum to add multi-skills rather than super specialization disciplinary learning, transforming students into leaders today.
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