<![CDATA[Press Room]]> http://www.wileyindia.com/Press_Releases/ Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:17:31 +0000 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Wiley participated in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015]]> http://www.wileyindia.com/Press_Releases/vijayawada-book-fair-2015/ Wiley participated in the 26th edition of Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015, organized by Vijayawada Book Festival Society. The eleven-day event was organized at PWD Grounds, Vijayawada, from 1st- 11th January 2015 and had 390 stalls. Sahitya Akademi, National Book Trust of India, Telugu Academy, Sri Potti Sriramulu Telugu University, Dravida University, Indira Gandhi National Open University and other organizations participated in the 11-day event. More than 3, 50000 people, including educational institutions, writers, littérateurs, educationists, faculty, librarians, students & research scholars from Andhra Pradesh and neighboring states attended the event. Wiley participated in Vijayawada Book Festival as an exhibitor and showcased its rich and diverse portfolio of text and reference books in IT, Business Management, Test Prep, etc. 


Wiley stall in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015

 

Wiley stall in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015

 

Wiley stall in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015

 

Wiley stall in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015

Wiley stall in Vijayawada Book Festival, 2015

 

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<![CDATA[Improving Entrepreneurship through Vocational Education]]> http://www.wileyindia.com/Press_Releases/panel-discussion-at-cii-knowledgexpo-2014/ Wiley participated in a four-day conference cum exhibition, 'India-US Technology Summit & Knowledge Expo 2014', organized by the Confederation of India Industry- a premier association of Indian businesses which works to create an environment conducive to the growth of industry in India. Mr. Vikas Gupta, MD, Wiley India, participated in the panel discussion on, 'Improving Entrepreneurship through Vocational Education'. The session focused on learning outcomes in non-formal school education, vocational education and higher education and the role of National Skills Qualification Framework in changing the way education is imparted in the country. National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF) is a quality assurance framework for competency based skill development which organizes qualifications according to a series of levels of knowledge, skills and aptitude. Mr. Atul Bhatnagar, COO, National Skill Development Corporation was the moderator for the session.

Vikas Gupta at CII Knowledge Expo

Addressing an eminent gathering of educationists and professionals, Mr. Gupta said, "Wiley is committed to build sustainable ecosystems aimed at transferring hard skills to students at the Institutional level. We have launched training & certification courses in latest technologies, in collaboration with leading Institutions. Wiley's Purdue NExT programs and Wrox IT Certifications are examples of such technology- enabled learning solutions."

 

Other panelists in the session included, Dr. Miriam Carter, Director, OP Jindal Community College and Former Commissioner, Montgomery County Commission for Women, USA, Prof. Gita Rajan, CT Council Member, Vital Voices Global Partnership & Prof. of English & Senior Research Fellow at Fairfield University and Dr. Shanti Johnson, Professor & Associate Dean at University of Regina. Together, the panelists deliberated upon ways to induce successful partnerships in honing entrepreneurship at institutional level and methods to sustain them.

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<![CDATA[Wiley India and Indian School of Business organize book launch event for, ‘Managing Marketing: An Applied Approach’.]]> http://www.wileyindia.com/Press_Releases/book-launch-managing-marketing-isb-hyderabad/ Press Release
Hyderabad
August 13, 2014

 

Wiley India and Indian School of Business organize book launch event for, ‘Managing Marketing: An Applied Approach’.

 

Wiley India, in collaboration with Indian School of Business (ISB) organized a book launch event for its global textbook for Marketing Management, ‘Managing Marketing: An Applied Approach’, at ISB Campus, Hyderabad, on August 13, 2014. The book was launched by the Guest of Honour, Prof. Dipak C. Jain, The INSEAD Chaired Professor of Marketing, Former Dean, INSEAD, France and Former Dean, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, U.S.

 

With its new age teaching resources, including The Marketing Toolkit, expert videos & audios, case studies, comprehensive assessment tools, etc., the book is an indispensable learning resource for students and a highly valuable reference for instructors. Dr. Siddharth Shekhar Singh, Director Fellow Programme in Management & Associate Professor of Marketing, Indian School of Business and Prof. Noel Capon, R.C. Kopf Professor of International Marketing, Past Chair of the Marketing Division, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University, have collaborated to put together the cutting edge book.

 

Experienced faculty and researchers from leading management institutes, including ISB, Hyderabad campus participated in the event, where a stellar panel of speakers deliberated upon the topic, ‘Marketing education in evolving times’.  Ajit Rangnekar, Dean, Indian School of Business, in his opening remarks at the event said, "The Indian School of Business is deeply focused on innovation, excellence and growth, at par with world's top institutions. I congratulate Dr. Siddharth Shekhar Singh for his tremendous efforts in putting together a global textbook in Marketing Management, in collaboration with Prof. Noel Capon".

 

Vikas Gupta, Managing Director, Wiley India, speaking as a panelist in the discussion said, “With this global textbook, Wiley is bringing world- class value to both Marketing Instructors & their students. Wiley is working closely with globally acknowledged faculty, researchers and practitioners to build sustainable learning solutions in Professional Education domain.”

 

Explaining the relevance of the book in the current context, Dr. Siddharth Shekhar Singh, co-author of the book and an ISB faculty, said, “Management education is facing tough times coping with dynamic industry scenarios. The book is very current in both its content & approach. With ‘The Marketing Toolkit’- the companion practice volume, we aim to promote hands-on learning amongst management students.”

 

Guest of Honour at the event, Prof. Dipak C. Jain, The INSEAD Chaired Professor of Marketing, Former Dean, INSEAD, France and Former Dean, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, U.S. said, "I congratulate both the authors, Indian School of Business and Wiley for creating a remarkable textbook, which meets global standards in management education. The instructors would especially appreciate the 'The Marketing Toolkit’, which is first of its kind teaching resource in the management pedagogy."



 

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