The Department of Computer Application, Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management and Nagpur HR Shapers jointly organized a Conclave themed “Future of Work” comprising of Panel Discussions of eminent speakers and over 60 participants working as HR professionals in different companies.
Prof. P. Dwaramwar gave the opening remarks by welcoming the HR fraternity and focused on the need to prepare our students for 2030 by emphasizing on the need of Learn, Unlearn and Evolve. He talked about need of such platforms for fruitful interaction and networking of industry professionals and academia.
Mr. Ashish Gakrey, Founder of HR Shapers thanked RCOEM and Department of Computer Application for providing suitable platform for the HR meet. He talked on need to organize such informal gatherings which can help to provide solutions to real time issues faced by the industry. He focused on how such panel discussions outside the formal settings can help to visualize out of the box solutions.
The Chief Guest of the function Dr. Sanjay Muthal, CEO - Kontempore Leadership Solutions & Services gave the keynote address and focused on Technology becoming central locus to human existence today and warned that the impact of this ever increasing technology is highest in India since we are the suppliers of “technical minds” to the world. He talked in depth regarding changing paradigms of today’s work culture and influence of Gig economy and uberisation of work force talent. He gave insights into how open working spaces are growing rapidly and becoming popular. He pointed out the ever increasing influence of AI-ML in today’s work place where human “thinkability” is outsourced to machines which define new work technology demographics to industry 4.0 version.
Dr. Rajiv Khaire, Prof-In-Charge Industry Institute Interaction Cell RCOEM, took the gathering through different milestones achieved by the institute since its inception 1984 to 2019. He also presented the ways in which industry and institute can collaborate together to create Centre of Excellence or design company-oriented courses.
HR from different companies like Kartik Vyas, Head Marketing Infocept, Shabbir Bharmal, DGM HR - National Cancer Institute, Shirish Ghude, Group Head HR – Solar Group, Ashish Gakrey from HR Shapers (Moderater), Madhuri Helchel from Hindalco Ind, Arpit Rahamatkar from Lupin Ltd., Pankaj Deshpande from Dassault Systèms, Kalpana Kudlingar, Head Campus Recruitment Track Lead M&A - Persistent Systems , Namrata Chudiwale, Director HR – Technomile and Shishir Dani Program Manager, People Analytics - Persistent Systems participated in the Panel discussion on “Future of Work”.
Dr. Abhijeet. R. Thakare, Co-ordinated the event, Prof. Kaushik. Roy, faculty and students of MCA department took efforts for the successful organization and completion of the event. Prof. Neha Kasture compared the event and proposed the vote of thanks. The event was a huge success because of constant motivation and guidance from management and Principal.