About the Event

BW Education School Leaders Conclave is a unique conference that combine keynote presentations, round tables, workshops and networking receptions to facilitate effective partnership building for senior figures from schools, investors, governments, and education suppliers.

This unrivalled blend of delegates, all of whom are senior decision makers, provides a unique platform for anyone interested in establishing or developing a school, either in their home territory or overseas.

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Shangri-La, New Delhi
8th May, 2018

Time Session
10:00 am - 10:30 am Welcome Address: Mr. Annurag Batra, Chairman & Editor-in-Chief, BW Business World

Key Note Address: Anil Swarup , Secretary School Education , MHRD
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Technology, shaping future ready learning: From formative years of learning to setting examples of application in youth

Digital literacy is a growing topic of conversation to be part of a digital workforce and it begins at schools and converges with application at homes. This session will explore the role of teacher – student – parent collaboration on the use of technology and the role it plays in critical thinking, creativity and complex problem solving.

  • P. Krishnakumar, Sr. Vice President & General Manager, Consumer & Small Business, Dell India
  • R Ramanan , Mission Director - ATAL Innovation Mission, Niti Ayog
  • Bhupinder gogia , Director Principal, Sat Paul mittal School
  • Shyama Chona, Padma Shri , Former principal , DPS R K Puram
  • Vinesh Menon , CEO (Education, Skilling and consultancy ), Vibgyor Group of Schools

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Nurturing happiness in Instituions through managment mantras

The session would explore the core skills of Planning/SettingGoals,Organizing,Directing,Controlling ,Motivation,Training and Coaching ,Involvement/Teamwork ,Time Management ,Self Management ,Leadership which are required and in what quantity to ensure a seamless operations of an institution.

Research shows that a school with has a strong vision and mission has a very much higher chance of having high student achievement as well. The objectives of this workshop are to introduce and clarify the value and strength of a good vision and mission, and to enable you to develop a strategic plan to create, implement, review and make sustainable, an excellent vision and mission for your school context.

  • Moderator : Vivek Atray, motivational speaker
  • Manjula Pooja Shroff , Chairperson, Kalorex Group
  • Sreevats Jaipuria , Vice Chairman, Seth M R Jaipuria Group of schools
  • Rajeev Katyal , Dy CEO, GIIS
  • Kavita jain, CEO, EDIFY Schools
  • Ashish Lakhotia, Chief Executive Officer – GEMS India K-12 and India Group Chief Financial Officer

A session which would highlight the liability of a school principal in case of any incident that occurs in school hours or beyond. It would explore Steps to be taken by Schools to ensure that they remain on the safe side of the law and ensure proper mandates and procedures are in place for the same.

  • Seema Jhingham , Partner, Lex Counsel
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Technology session : Samsung
1:15 pm - 2:00 PM Bridging the trust deficit !

With new fee regulation policies being launched , the session would explore various activities that school owners and principals need to undertake for bridging that trust deficit between various stakeholders in the school ecosystem. It would also explore what the law sides with and in the event of any mishappening in the school what are the steps to be taken.

  • Moderator: Arunabh Singh, Director, Nehru World School
  • Priyanka Bhatkoti, Principal, Maxfort School, Dwarka
  • Jyoti Gupta, Principal, Delhi Public School Ghaziabad
  • Rupa Chakravarty, Principal, Suncity School, Gurgaon
  • John Dinakaran, Principal, Fr. Agnel School, Noida
  • Yasmin Pirzadd, Principal and Trustee, Belvedere Spring School
  • NN Nayyar, Education Officer, Apeejay School, Sheikh Sarai
  • Trilok Singh Bist, Principal, Jodhamal Public School,Jammu
  • Mr. Anit Arora, Principal, Cambridge International School, Dasuya
  • Mr. Alok Mohanty, Principal, Pushpdeep International School, Indore
  • Anju Mehrotra, Principal, Kalka Public School
  • Kirtida Desai, principal, Atul Vidyalaya
  • Minakshi Kushwaha, principal, Birla Vidhya Niketan
  • Dr. Bhavana Kulshrestha, Principal, Vishwa Bharati Public School, Greater Noida
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Lunch
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM ACADEMIC Results, or Wholistic development : What matters ?

The session would talk of ways to intergrate the expectations of parents, New Age technology and outcomes in results for creating institutions which become brands in themselves. It would question what works and what doesn't to create an institution of national importance.

  • Jagpreet Singh , Head of School, PPS Nabha
  • Amol Arora, V. Chairman & Managing Director, Shemrock Preschools & Shemford Schools
  • Jasjit Sood, Principal, OPS Vidyamandir School
  • Ranjoo Mann, Pro Vice Chairperson, Delhi Public School, Sonepat
  • Ankit aggarwal, Chairperson , Doon Global School
  • Anirudh Gupta, CEO, DCM Group of Schools
  • Reekrit Serai, Director & Dean, Satluj Group of Schools
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM Beyond the disruption: Are you preparing your students for lifelong learning ?

This session explores megatrends impacting the learning of students and what needs to be done to prepare Students to be relevant in 2035. The session talks of encorporating Problem solving, Creativity, Analytic thinking, Collaboration,Communication,Ethics, action, and accountability for making students relevant for the lifelong learning and be industry ready with core skills for achieving growth

Making Our Students Ready for the future !

MODERATOR: ABHA ADAMS , Independent Consultant

Raptor 1: Rachna Pant , Principal, Ramjas School

Participants :

  • S K Saxena, Principal, RDJP SCHOOL
  • Suruchi Gandhi, Principal, Bal Bharati Public School Dwarka, New Delhi
  • Dr. Indu Khetrapal, Principal, Salwan Public School
  • Reeta Jha, Principal, Vidya Bharati Public School, Sikar
  • Dr Abdul Jaleel Perla, Principal, Aliya Senior Secondary School
  • Dimple Ralhan, Principal, Kataria International school

Raptor 2: Manju Gupta, Principal, Kothari school

Participants :

  • Kavita C Das, Principal, St. John's High School, Chandigarh
  • Dr. Priti Shrimal, Principal, Billabong High International School
  • Bhushan Kumar, Regional School Director, North Zee Learn
  • Rajesh Malhotra, School Leader, Sainath Public School
  • Dr. Karun Kumar Gaur, Director, Administration, JKG International School, Vijay Nagar

Raptor 3 : Col Shekhar , Head of Schools, Alpha Group , Trichy

  • Neena Singh,Principal, Virat International School, Rewari
  • Shalini Nambiar , VP , Gems Education
  • Arpita Chakraborty Principal Manav Rachna School, Charmwood school
  • Dr Ramesh T, Principal, Scad World School

Raptor 4 : Madhuri Parti , Head Acdemics , Lakshmipat Singhania Education Foundation

  • R. Buvana, Principal, Gem Public School
  • Nalini Arora, Founder Principal, Shirdi sai Public School
  • Rajiv Kumar Jhiman, Director,A. P. International School

Raptor 5 : Rajesh Kumar Chandel , Principal, Gyan Ganga International School

  • Suman Malik, Principal, Aryan International School
  • Jaydeb Kar, Principal, Vidya Bhavan Public School
  • Dhirendra Singh , principal, Sehwag International School
  • Ramnajit Ghuman, principal, Oakridge International school
  • Dr Rajee N Kumar, principal, N K Bagrodia Public School
5:30 PM - 6 :00 PM Valedictory Address