A majestic ceremony of the 12th Convocation of the University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun was organized at the Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi. Shri G M Rao, the group Chairman of GMR Group delivered the Convocation address. In his Convocation address, Mr Rao said “UPES’ progressive vision of creating specialized professionals in the core sectors that can contribute in the economic growth of the country is highly admirable. Today, with the rapid development of the country especially in core sectors like Infrastructure, Transportation, Aviation, our nation needs enormous skilled manpower to sustain the growth and I am so glad to know that UPES is the first Indian University to offer 77 specialization programs across Oil & Gas, Power, Transportation, Infrastructure, Logistics and Supply Chain. UPES in true sense is providing the fuel to the economic engine to our country.” Read the complete article by clicking here. View the complete video by clicking here
Theme:The Challenges & Opportunities for Talent Management in Aerospace Industry
The inaugural edition of the Aerospace HR Round Table conference took place on Saturday, the February 22, 2014 at the prestigious Leela Palace Hotel at Bengaluru on the theme “Challenges & Opportunities for Talent Management in Aerospace Industry”. The roundtable focused on the human resource, training & education challenges in the Indian aerospace industry and the way forward. The roundtable was spread over five distinct sessions, including a thought provoking CEO panel discussion. The Table witness 45 Companies, 6 CEOs, 100+ Delegates. The 1st Aerospace HR Round Table was welcomed with open arms by the industry, which is one of the fastest-growing aerospace markets in the world, and is striving to meet its human resource challenges to create a unique place for itself.
The Opening Address ‘The year that was’ was delivered by Dr. Vivek Lall, President & CEO, New Venture, Reliance Industries Ltd. and Mr R.K. Tyagi, Chairman, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. delivered the Keynote Address. Click here to read the executive summary
Over a decade, UPES students have been privileged to receive their degrees in presence of none other than the crowning dignitaries of the Country. In the stately processions held during the 9th & 10th Convocations at Energy Acres in UPES Campus, 1102 graduating students of three constituent colleges of UPES were conferred with the convocation degrees for completing the programs in various disciplines.
The Governor Uttarakhand & Visitor to the University, H. E. Dr. Aziz Qureshi awarded medals to meritorious students. Guests of Honor India’s Maha Navratana and Fortune 500 Company IOCL’s Chairman Shri R S Butola and Shri Sudhir Vasudeva, Chairman & Managing Director, Oil & Natural Gas Corporation; & Hon’ble Justice P.V. Reddi, Chairman, Law Commission of India gave away the awards to the merit holders.