Upskilling for the Digital Economy
Going beyond conventional curriculum: Beyond the regular academic curriculum, millennials need to be equipped with new tech, data analytics and digital marketing skills that will give them an edge and make them industry-ready.
Session 2 of the roundtable event (Upskilling for the Digital Economy):
Bimaljeet Singh Bhasin, President, skills and Career Business (India) NIIT Ltd., co-moderated the session with Narayanan Ramaswamy, Partner, and Head, Education, KPMG in India. With automation and robots set to take over routine jobs, schools and colleges are now focusing on building innovation, creativity and problem-solving skills in students. Furthermore, learning has become more experimental.