SHEMFORD Management at prestigious conclaves and seminars
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice-Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools), was invited as a Speaker for the Session "Education and Training - A Service or an Industry?" at the Asian Summit on Education & Skills (ASES). The Summit which was held on 12th September 2013 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaonm Mumbai, was chaired by Shri Ashok Thakur, Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools) chaired the session at eINDIA Education Summit on "Pre Schools In India : Opportunities and Challenges". He gave his important insights on the topic, which enlightened the delegates as well as the co-speakers at the summit.
Mr. Amol Arora, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools, attended World Education Summit 2013 as a Key Speaker & Moderator on 24th April 2013. The session focused on Early Childhood Education and the importance of imparting education to the children in their early years. Other eminent speakers on the panel were Dr Jitendra Nagpal, (Program Director "Expressions India" The National Life Skills Education & School Wellness Program; Sr Consultant Psychiatrist & Incharge, Institute of Child Development & Adolescent Health, Moolchand Medicity, New Delhi) Pooja Goyal (Director, Intellitots), Kaadambari Muttoo (Director Academics, Schools Division, Shri Ram New Horizons, New Delhi), Priya Krishnan (CEO, VBHC Education Services Pvt Ltd).
Mrs. Meenal Arora provided her valuable insights and useful tips on "Empowering the Nation through Women Entrepreneurship" at the 3rd Women Entrepreneurship Conference on 21st February 2013. Other esteemed panelists in the seminar were Ms Alka Lamba (Chairperson, Go India Foundation), Ms Jaya Goyal (Chairperson, FSIA Women Entrepreneurs Cell), Ms Ester Martinez (Founder & Managing Editor, People Matters Media Pvt Ltd.), Ms Ishita Swaroop (Founder, 99labels.com) & Ms Arpita Bansal (Managing Director, Creative Nest Media Pvt. Ltd).
Mr. Amol Arora, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools, provided his key notes on the Investment Spectrum in Schools,at the Schools Management Conclave, organized on 30th January 2013 at Apparel House, Gurgaon. The esteemed panel also included other important members like Mr. Harminder Sahni (CEO Wazir Advisors) and Mr. Mayank Tiwari (Vice President, Everstone Capital Advisors).
In the 3rd edition of VCCircle Education Investment Summit 2012, Mr. Amol Arora, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools, presented his views on new opportunities in the Preschool segment. He also gave valuable insights on challenges to scale and create successful business models in this sector. The Summit that was held on 22nd November 2012 at Hotel Le Meridien had Mr. Anand Sudarshan (Venture Advisor, TVS Capital) as the Moderator and other noted panelists like Mr. Ram Kishan Verma (The Chief Mentor, Resonance Eduventures), Mr. Raj Grover (Chief Mentor , Kangaroo Kids Education Ltd) and Mr. Sharad Talwar (CEO, IndiaCan Education).
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools) was invited by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India as the Chief Guest for the inaugural function of the 166th Management Skills Orientation Program (MSOP) at the ICSI-NIRC Building, Plot No 4, Prasad Nagar Institutional Area, New Delhi. For effective delivery of the program, eminent speakers from Financial Institutions, Banking Sector, Government Deptts., Stock Exchanges, PSU's besides senior Company Secretaries were invited to share their experiences with the participants. Mr. Arora also interacted with participants who have already passed final examination of the ICSI and shared the success mantra for being a professional.
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools) expressed his views on Learning Trends in Early Childhood Education at the School Education Track of the 2nd Edition of Digital Learning World Education Summit on 23rd July, 2012 at Le Meridian, New Delhi. The panel was led by Dr Jitender Nagpal, Program Director - Expressions India, Institute of Child Development & Adolescent Mental Health, Moolchand Medcity and other panelists were Sharbari Purkayastha (Head of Products, Rumi Education (P) Ltd), Dr A S Vasudev (Executive Director, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Dr Vandana Lulla, (Director, Podar International School), Rohit Sahu (Chairman, Sapphire International School).
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools) gave his Entrepreneur Insights on Maintaining High Quality while your Company scales up at the 3rd VCCircle India Angel Summit 2012 on 20th June 2012 at The Grand, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. Other distinguished panelists and presenters were Pradeep Gupta (Chairman & MD, CyberMedia India Ltd.), Sanjay Nath (Managing Partner, Blume Ventures) Anand Jhaveri (Founder & CEO, Rave Technologies) Kunal Bahl (Founder & CEO, Snapdeal ) Ambarish Gupta(Founder & CEO, Knowlarity Communications).
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools) presented his views on 'Business Opportunities in the Education Sector' at the 2nd VCCircle Education Investment Summit on December 21, 2011 at The Leela Kempinski, Gurgaon. Other participants included renowned personalities like Shantanu Prakash, Educomp Solutions Ltd; Anand Sudarshan, Manipal Education; Khozem Merchant, Pearson India; Dilip Chenoy, NSDC; K Ganesh, Tutor vista etc.
Mr. Amol Arora, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK AND SHEMFORD Group of Schools spoke at the one day seminar on "Role of Information Communication and Technologies (ICT) for Women Empowerment" by FIWE on 21st November, 2011. He presented his views on Education & Training on E-learning.
It was a matter of great pleasure and honour to be a part of the Global Education & Skill Summit 2011. The conference was organized at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on 30th September, 2011.
Mr. Amol Arora (Vice Chairman & Managing Director, SHEMROCK AND SHEMFORD Group of Schools) was the speaker at the conference on "Technology in Education". The objective of the conference was to find out whether technology can supplement and complement the teachers & trainers and to find out the possible solutions to reach the potential students despite of the geographical constraints.
Mrs. Meenal Arora, Executive Director of SHEMROCK and SHEMFORD Group of Schools was the eminent speaker at the conference on "Unleashing Women Power through Entrepreneurship" by Federation of Indian Women Entrepreneurs (FIWE) on 18th August, 2011.
The day long National Women Entrepreneur conference was supported by MSME, Government of India where successful entrepreneurs like Mrs. Meenal Arora, Ms. Shahnaz Hussain shared their success story with the participants.
The Education Times to mark its 13th anniversary celebration organized Eduvision, an interactive seminar which focused on the growth and required reforms in the academic sector.
Mr. Amol Arora, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools presented his view on "Striking the balance between Classroom and Real World learning"
The seminar gave an opportunity to understand the challenges the sector is facing and to discuss the diversifying learning needs of the gen-next.
It was a matter of great pleasure and honour to be a part of the 1st World Education Summit (WES) 2011. The world's premier event on education was jointly organized by Indira Gandhi National Open University, Centre for Science, Development and Media Studies and Elets Technomedia Pvt. Ltd. on 13-15 July 2011 at The Ashok, New Delhi, India. The Summit focused on all aspects of School Education, Higher Education, Skill Development and Vocational Education.
It provided a wonderful opportunity to stakeholders in the field of education, all over the world, to create opportunities of progress at all levels - international, national, regional and local.
The Experts from the education industry participated in the three day comprehensive summit. Mr. Amol Arora; Vice Chairman & Managing Director of SHEMROCK and SHEMFORD Group of Schools was the Speaker of the 'School Education Track'. It was a comprehensive platform for education leaders where they explored collaborative opportunities with leading educational institutes.
Besides this, Mr. Amol Arora had an interaction with the top functionaries from education regulatory bodies including AICTE, UGC, NAAC, CBSE, MHRD etc.
WES 2011 was a major global platform, that brought together the Policymakers, Education leaders, Government functionaries, Civil Society Organisations, International Developmental agencies, Communities of Practices (CoP), Industry, Academia, Change Agents, across nations for dialogues, debates and deliberations upon policies, tools and methods of learning towards Education for all.