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Salwan Media to host fifth edition of Knowledge Economy Conference in February

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Ahead of Prime Minister Modi's ambitious initiave the 'Make in India' week, Salwan Media Ventures will host the 5th edition of its annual 'One Globe

The conference aims to build a knowledge economy in and South This year's focus will be on the progress made on Prime Minister Modi-led government's bold initiatives to transform through "Digital India", "Make in India", "Smart Cities", "Entrepreneurship" and "Skill India".

In its fifth anniversary, One Globe knowledge conference will also recognize and honor the organizations, entrepreneurs and startups that have contributed to building a knowledge economy through "Digital India", "Make in India", "Smart Cities", "Entrepreneurship" and "Social Impact".

The One Globe conference is putting together an eminent jury and details of these award nominations will be announced shortly.

Harjiv Singh, Convener, One Globe Knowledge Conference and Founder and CEO of Salwan Media, said that and South need to make rapid strides in the area of education, skilling, and developing infrastructure to enable the creation of a knowledge economy in the region

"Prime Minister Modi's exemplary vision has given a new direction and fillip and has brought the world attention to these issues. It is our privilege that One Globe conference has emerged as a platform that not only chronicles such developments but brings together global learning and best practices from a multitude of fields like academics, industry, politics, research, armed forces, civil society and others to take this growth agenda forward," he said.

One Globe conference provides its delegates the opportunity to hear, meet and network with an array of senior government ministers, thought leaders and decision makers from global corporations and multilateral organizations. The conference will include key-note sessions, panel discussions, spotlight sessions, chats with businessmen, government officials, academic professionals, educators, policy makers, influencers and entrepreneurs from all over the world.

On the second day, the conference will also feature an education fair organized by Brain Gain Magazine, the leading online study abroad magazine in India and South It will provide a platform for foreign universities to directly engage with students from top schools in Delhi NCR who are interested in studying abroad, their parents and young professionals looking at options for further studies.

First Published: Mon, November 16 2015. 20:16 IST