AICTE) Sponsored National Conference
‘Education 4.0 – now to next” NEP 2020
26 th & 27 th November 2021
Organised by Department of MBA, SCMS School of Technology & Management SCMS Campus , Prathap Nagar, Muttom, Aluva-683106
SCMS Group of Educational Institutions, established in 1976, is a premier academic group in Kerala, India providing quality education in engineering, technology, management, biotechnology and architecture. The Group has at present four main campuses with around 3500 students and faculty strength of 365 specialists in various disciplines. SCMS prepares future leaders through an innovative education system that bridges communication and management, science and technology, enterprise and society.
SCMS School of Technology and Management (SSTM), an institution of excellence in management and technology education, established in 2003, offers 2 years MBA and MCA program, 5 years Integrated MCA program, 2 year M.Sc. in Bio Sciences and Biotechnology and Bachelors programs in Commerce, Management, Computer applications, Economics Biotechnology and Psychology. All these programs are approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala. It has also received A grade accreditation from NAAC and ISO 9001:2008 certified. MBA programme is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA)
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
Today world is witnessing a disruptive environment, created by big data, robotics and automation, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, internet of things and others in the name of Industry 4.0. This disruptive environment is sure to bring an ocean of change in workplace at a speed that is unimaginable. In sync Industry 4.0, has emerged the Education 4.0, that focusses on a sustainable, global and a collaborative approach. This revolution is all set to bring about enormous change in the education sector. This would encourage learners to equip with skills like adaptability, learnability and agility as well as teachers to equip with special skills catering to the requirement of students and the system as such. Education 4.0 is about a technology driven education system that is far away from the traditional classroom system. In this system students are no more confined to the traditional classrooms where the only source of learning was from their teachers. The concept of text books, black boards, chalks, markers etc. are being replaced by effective and efficient technology driven devices and environment. Educational institutions are striving very hard to improve their processes, particularly the teaching learning process. In of light changes happening in the industry, educational institutions have a greater responsibility to prepare students for a VUCA world. Coupled with these, the NEP2020, is all set to bring about a total change in the education scenario. This conference will help to deliberate on various issues relating to the changes brought about by the VUCA world. The major highlight of this conference is that to understand how industry 4.0 is going to affect education sector, what needs to be done and how to overcome these changes. It will also deliberate on how the NEP 2020 is about to bring change in the higher education. The objective of the conference is to understand:
Industry 4.0 and Education 4.0
Impact of such changes on Education.
Aligning education with industry 4.0.
Higher Education : Decoding NEP 2020