Two-day Higher Education Leadership Forum @ Raipur, Chhatisgarh



EVENT DESCRIPTION

Day 1: Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Time
Topic
Expert Presenters
09:00 to 09:15 a.m.
Registration

09:15 to 09:30 a.m.
Framing the Event, Setting the Context
  • Dr. B.Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
09:30 to 10:15 a.m
Talk on Leadership
  • Dr. Gerard Jellig, Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania & Superintendent, South Brunswick School District, USA

10.15 to 10.30 a.m. Tea Break

10.30 to 11:30 a.m.   
Discussion and Working Groups:
Organizational Effectiveness & Performance Management-System Governance
  • Dr. Peter Eckel,
  • Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania
11:30 to 01.00 p.m.
Discussion and Working Groups:
Strategic Planning and Needs Assessment: Preparing Institutional and State Higher Education Plans
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Sharon Ravitch,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

01:00 to 2:00 p.m.  -  Working Lunch

02:00 to 04:00 p.m.
Leading Institutional Change & Developing a Method for Assessing Change and Impact
  • Dr. Peter Eckel,
  • Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Dr. Sanjay Deshmukh
  • Vice Chancellor
  • University of Mumbai
4:00 to 4:30 p.m
Higher Education in Chattisgarh
  • Shri Prem Prakash Pandey Minister of Higher & Technical Education
  • Govt of Chattisgarh
  • Dr. B.L Agarwal
  • Principal Secretary
  • Higher Education
  • Govt of Chattisgarh

4:00 to 4:30 p.m  -  Tea Break

04:30 to 05.30 p.m.
Distinguished Scholar Lecture
An American Perspective on Purposeful Change.
  • Dr. Robert Zemsky,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

07.30 to 9:30 p.m. - Dinner Hosted jointly by State Government of Chhattisgarh and TISS, Mumbai:
Working Dinner with Focus on Content Framework





Day 2: Thursday, March 10, 2016

Time
Topic
Expert Presenters
9:30 to 10.30 a.m.
Discussion and Working Groups:
In Pursuit of Institutional Excellence, Financing Higher Education
  • Dr. M.S. Ananth,
  • Former Director,
  • (IIT, Madras) &
  • Visiting Professor IIT,
  • Mumbai
  • Dr. Robert Zemsky,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

10:30 to 10:40 a.m.  -  Tea Break

10:40 to 11:15 p.m.
Key note address: Higher Education
  • Mr. Vivek Dhand, Chief Secretary, Govt of Chattisgarh
11:15 to 12:15
Discussion and Working Groups:
Organizational Health and Development: Motivation, Effective Engagement and Team Building
  • Dr. Gerard Jellig, Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania & Superintendent, South Brunswick School District, USA
  • Dr. S. Parasuraman, Director
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences

12:15 to 1:00 p.m.  -  Lunch Break


1:00 to 3.00 p.m.
Working Session – Action Plan and Way Forward
(Small-group facilitation by speakers)
Report-In and Plan Development
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Sharon Ravitch,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
03.00 p.m. to 3.15 p.m
Closing Remarks:
Review and Next Steps
  • Open Forum with Experts as Panel


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