Jaipur to host India's first Festival of Education

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10 Jul, 17 11:50
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New Delhi: After JLF and Udaipur World Music Festival, Jaipur is all set to host India's first ever Festival of Education on 5th and 6th August 2017. On 19th December last year, Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje, had announced this event in New Delhi. To be organized in collaboration with GEMS Education - World's largest K-12 School Education Provider, this festival shall be held at the Jaipur Exhibition & Convocation Center and shall serve as a launch pad for positioning Rajasthan as the intellectual capital of India.
"Empower our younger generation by equipping them with skill and education in order to make them global citizens" is what Chief Minister Raje had said in the curtain raiser event. This festival would travel in its future editions to other cities of the state and this conclave would be a platform that shall see participation by some of the world's leading educationists and experts who shall discuss the future of education and transformation of the nation through innovation and knowledge exchange. This event shall open up a world of possibilities for ONE YOUNG RAJASTHAN.
Amreesh A. Chandra, Group President, GEMS Education India said, "This event would be a convergence of global leaders who would deliberate and deliver potentially actionable points to transform education in the state. The primary aim is to visualize and showcase the futuristic scenario of education in India". A CSR initiative by GEMS Education, this festival would see a convergence of ideas from Innovators, Vice Chancellors, Principals, Teachers, Social Strategists, Scientists, Policy Makers, Leaders, Parents, Students and the Media. The event would be broadly divided into three different zones - fundamental, elemental and experimental.
Discussions would revolve around education for girls, positive schooling, role of education in world peace and many other topics that are contemporary and thought provoking.
The festival would also have a number of cultural activities by students as well as by professional artists.
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