NETF Forges Strategic Partnerships for Upskilling and Digitalization in Education
Prominent Stakeholders Unite to Drive Educational Excellence Through Technology
New Delhi, July 31st, 2023 –
The Akhil Bhartiya Shiksha Samagam 2023, a two-day program commemorating the third anniversary of the National Education Policy, NEP 2020, took place on July 29th and 30th at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. During this event, the National Educational Technology Forum (NETF) signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with 14 organizations from various industry domains in India to enhance employability through upskilling, reskilling, placement, internships, digital infrastructure, workshops, and certifications.
The ceremony held at the newly inaugurated IECC complex was graced by the presence of eminent personalities, including the Hon’ble Minister of Education Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Shri Subhas Sarkar, Hon’ble Minister of State for Education, Prof T G Sitharam, Chairman of AICTE, Professor Anil D Sahasrabudhe, Chairman of NETF, and Shri Buddha Chandrasekhar, CCO, NEAT, AICTE. Distinguished representatives from various organizations participated in the MoU signing ceremony.
This collaborative initiative marks the establishment of the National Educational Technology Forum (NETF), aiming to revolutionize the education sector through the power of technology. The forum will bridge the gap between education and technology, promoting synergy between educators, policymakers, and industry leaders. It will serve as a platform for sharing ideas, resources, and expertise to develop cutting-edge educational technologies and best practices, ensuring equitable access to quality education for all learners.
Prof. T G Sitharam, Chairman of AICTE, said, “Through strategic partnerships with the National Educational Technology Forum, we are embarking on a transformative journey to revolutionize education in India. By harnessing the potential of technology, we aim to empower learners, foster innovation, and pave the way for an inclusive and future-ready education landscape.”
Chairman of NETF, Prof Anil D Sahasrabudhe, expressed enthusiasm for this groundbreaking collaboration, emphasizing the spirit of collective action in shaping the future of education. The NETF envisions a future where technology seamlessly integrates with education, empowering learners and educators alike, fostering a knowledge-driven society with a lifelong learning focus.
NETF, a pioneering organization, is dedicated to catalyzing positive change in the education sector through innovative solutions and partnerships, with a strong commitment to empowering learners and educators and creating a brighter future for education.