CII – SR Regional Summit on Skills, Education and Entrepreneurship


CII – SR Regional Summit on Skills, Education and Entrepreneurship is aimed at bringing together key stakeholders who are into policy framework, policy advocacy and implementation in the area of skills, education and entrepreneurship. The summit will be held on 2nd August 2018 at  Hotel Taj Coromandel, Chennai. It will  have participants from the industry, government, academia, vocational training companies and representatives from other organizations. The two-day summit is expected to create a vibrant platform for dialogue and discussion leading to substantial outcomes that would form a part of the recommendations from CII towards empowering enterprises with skilled workforce.

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CII – SR Regional Summit on Skills, Education and Entrepreneurship

  • Exploring avenues for aligning skills with mainstream education
  • Strategies for upskilling, reskilling, continuous learning to keep pace with emerging technologies and future jobs
  • Incubation and acceleration support for startups in the development sector
  • Foster creativity and innovative skills among youths as Active Participants in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
  • Addressing the role of skills in combatting inequity and gender inequality
  • Impact in increasingly digitized and green economies and societies;
  • Anticipation of education and skills demands and addressing mismatch between supply and demand
  • Learner and worker mobility and the role of skills and education recognition
  • Monitoring and Evaluating the impact of Technical and Vocational Education Training strategies and programmes
  • Creating sustainable models for livelihood enablement in rural India
  • Reviewing policy framework for ease of doing business, incentives for small entrepreneurs, and scaling medium enterprises

CII SR Regional Summit on Skills

Key takeaways from the CII-SR Skills, Education and Entrepreneurship Summit 2018

  • Make skilling holistic and outcome-based to meet the needs of the industry and promote entrepreneurship
  • Partnership opportunities for academia, training partners, Non-profits, Government, technical training institutes to enhance impact of their initiatives
  • Knowledge and experience sharing through success stories and best practices

Event Date: Thursday, 02-August-2018; Venue – Hotel Taj Coromandel, Chennai

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Delegate fee:  CII Member     – Rs.1500/- (Incl. of GST 18%);  Non-Member – Rs.2000/- (Incl. of GST 18%)

Agenda of the Day:

  • Inaugural
  • Plenary Session 1 : Skills for Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship – in line with Sustainable Development Goals
  • Plenary Session 2 : Up-gradation and Synthesized Ecosystem for a Holistic Education Sector
  • Plenary Session 3 : Beyond the Rhetoric: Building Stronger Entrepreneurial EcosystemsPlenary
  • Plenary Session 4: Is India ready to leapfrog into Industry 4.0?
  • Plenary Session 5: The Future – Making India a Global Hub
  • Plenary Session 6: Forging Partnerships – The Way Forward Strategy & Solutions
  • Recognizing of winners of 30th CII Regional Work Skill Competition