The Wiley Library Awards is a one of its kind initiative in India bringing together the community and honoring the best in the field of library and information sciences, encouraging innovation and digital transformation efforts, and paying tribute to the community that helps spearhead knowledge dissemination in society. This year, there were more than 145 nominations from the various leading institutions including IITs, IIMs, NITs, IISERs, along with medical and research institutions. First instituted in 2016, each award carries a citation and cash prize of INR 25,000.
Most awaited Wiley Title "Business Analytics" launched at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB)
The publishing industry makes an important social and economic contribution to India. It promotes education and research, increases levels of literacy and people reading for pleasure, encourages present and future writers while curating those of the past, and fosters innovation in new forms of reading and information delivery.
Under this project Wiley has built a Skill Development Center within the Kali Basti slum area. The project aims at conducting a series of job-oriented trainings as well as awareness sessions for children, women and youth residing in the slum. These would be ongoing trainings in several batches running throughout the day to align with the work and school timings of the enrolled candidates.
Wiley is participating in 13th FICCI Higher Education Summit & Exhibition 2017
The Media Festival at Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai—The August Fest was held on 19th August 2017. Vikas Gupta was among some of the most well-known speakers in the Media Industry that graced the stage. This was a first of its kind Indian Media festival where the best of the minds, from Television, FM, Print, New Media and Marketing Industries came together under one roof.
Sharing insights and ideas for improvement, Vikas Gupta, Managing Director, Wiley India, spoke among distinguished panelists at two industry conferences. Read on for his key points on tackling copyright issues as well as evolving publishing.
John Wiley and Sons Inc., is pleased to announce that students, practitioners, researchers and patients in India will now have access to more than 7,000 published systematic reviews in healthcare interventions through one-click access to the Cochrane Library.