From Campus to Corporate:
Bridging the Skills Gap and Cultivating a Future-Ready Workforce through Digitization
On 26 July 2023, at Mumbai
The prevalent talent shortage is a significant challenge as our nation aims to lead in emerging industries like green energy, EVs, 5G, AI, and IoT. Shocking statistics reveal that half of India's working-age individuals lack employability skills, while 80% of Indian engineers lack the required skill set. This talent gap must be addressed to stay competitive.
In this context, the recently implemented National Education Policy plays a crucial role. By emphasizing holistic education and skill development, it aims to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and real-world requirements. However, challenges remain in effectively implementing the policy and ensuring its alignment with industry demands.
Academic institutions provide technical expertise but lack real-world experience, while organizations seek industry-ready talent. In this panel discussion, experts will explore collaborative partnerships to bridge the skills gap and cultivate a future-ready workforce through digitization. These partnerships, supported by the National Education Policy, can foster a seamless transition from education to employment and equip students with the necessary skills for success in the evolving business landscape.
- Location: Mumbai
- Date: 26 July 2023