Breakaway Session: Skilling Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana

Date:   20th April, 2018         Time:  1400 – 1515 Webcast

Venue: Plenary Hall, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi

Key Discussion Points

 Developing skilling hubs for a global ready workforce

 Enabling higher placement rates for skilling programmes

Revamping and professionalizing skilling institutes to offer industry led curriculum

Panelist

Sh. Narendra Singh Tomar, Hon'ble Minister of Rural Development(Chair)

Ms. Sunita Sanghi, Adviser (Skill E&MU), NITI Aayog (Moderator)

Ms. Alka Upadhyaya, Joint Secretary, Department of Rural Development, Government of India

 Ms. Neetu Kumari Prasad, Commissioner, Panchayat Raj and Rural Development, Government of Telangana

Dr. Pulijala Srinivasa Rao, Chief Executive Officer, Apollo MedSkills

Presentations by Dhemaji (Assam) and Karimnagar (Telangana)

Rapporteur

Ms. Alka Upadhyaya, Joint Secretary, Department of Rural Development