IPER Group of Institutions- Bhopal
Faculty Development Program
(IN ASSOCIATION WITH FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT-BARKATHULLAH UNIVERSITY, BHOPAL)
“Contemporary Management Theories and Practices”
19th – 24th MARCH 2024
It is our distinct pleasure to extend an invitation to the distinguished educators and scholars to participate in the Faculty Development Program on Contemporary Management Theories and Practices. Meticulously curated by the Institute of Professional Education and Research (IPER) in collaboration with the Faculty of Management BU-Bhopal, this one-week initiative is poised to be a beacon of educational excellence, fostering a profound understanding of contemporary management theories.
India is set to become the third-largest economy by the year 2030, and it is expected to be the fastest-growing major economy in the following three years. Specifically to mention the most highlighted factor is its dynamic economic landscape that is constantly evolving at the fastest pace.
Founded in 1996 as a trailblazer in professional education, IPER boasts a rich legacy of upholding the highest standards of academic integrity and innovation. It has been a crucible for producing industry leaders and contributing significantly to thought leadership. Our collaboration with the Faculty of Management, BU is emblematic of our shared commitment to academic excellence and transformative learning experiences, setting the stage for the next frontier in management education.
The program aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the dynamic landscape of contemporary management theories. The inaugural keynote session, focusing on ‘Business and Economic Environment,’ will set the tone for an intellectual exploration. This will be complemented by an introductory session delving into the intricacies of modern management practices, laying a solid foundation for the week ahead.
Association with the University:
In collaboration with Barkatullah University, this FDP signifies a strategic alliance between academic rigor and real-world applicability. Aligned with the university’s vision of producing industry-ready graduates, the program reflects our shared commitment to elevating the standards of management education.
Utility of the Program:
In the rapidly evolving landscape of education, staying abreast of the latest insights, methodologies, and tools is not just advantageous but imperative. The utility of this program lies in its strategic design, addressing the essential facets of modern management education. From the exploration of cutting-edge technologies like Fin-Tech and AI integration in pedagogy to a deep dive into the impact of complimentary online certifications, each day is meticulously designed to elevate practical knowledge and enhance pedagogical skills.
Day 1: Registration, Keynote, and Introduction
Utility: Establishes a solid foundation by introducing participants to the program’s objectives and the overarching theme. The keynote session on ‘Business and Economic Environment’ provides a macroscopic view, essential for contextualizing subsequent discussions.
Day 2: Exploring Fin-Tech and AI in Management Pedagogy
Utility: Delves into cutting-edge topics, offering practical insights into the integration of Financial Technology (Fin-Tech) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the field of business management. Participants gain a nuanced understanding of emerging technologies and how to incorporate them into teaching methodologies.
Day 3: Embracing Online Certifications and Mentoring in Teaching
Utility: Explores modern avenues for knowledge dissemination, emphasizing the importance of online certifications as a complementary learning tool. The session on mentoring underscores the pivotal role of mentorship in effective management teaching, fostering a supportive and engaging learning environment.
Day 4: Developing Soft Skills and Employability Modules
Utility: Recognizes the significance of soft skills in the professional landscape. The session on developing soft skills provides practical strategies for educators to empower students with essential interpersonal abilities. The focused employability module equips participants with insights into aligning curriculum with industry demands, enhancing students’ readiness for the workforce.
Day 5: Case Teaching and Teacher’s Understanding of Case Lets
Utility: Explores the timeless art of case teaching, emphasizing its enduring value in imparting practical knowledge. Participants gain a teacher’s perspective on case literature, honing their skills to create impactful case studies that resonate with students and industry needs.
Day 6: Functional Data Analysis, Sum-up, and Valedictory
Utility: Equips participants with practical tools and techniques in functional data analysis, fostering a data-driven approach in management education. The sum-up session consolidates the week’s learnings, providing a comprehensive overview. The valedictory session offers a formal closure and sets the stage for networking, collaboration, and the exchange of insights during the subsequent high tea.
In essence, the utility of this FDP lies in its comprehensive approach, offering a blend of theoretical insights and practical applications that are directly applicable to the challenges faced by contemporary management educators. Participants will leave with a enriched skill set, ready to navigate the complexities of modern management education with confidence and innovation.
A detailed schedule awaits you, designed to not only impart knowledge but to facilitate active engagement and collaboration. From morning registrations to valedictory sessions, each day is meticulously crafted to offer a holistic and transformative experience.
Join us in this transformative journey, where theory seamlessly meets practice, and education becomes a journey of innovation and excellence. Your presence is not just welcomed; it is integral to shaping the future of management education. We anticipate the richness your participation will bring to the discourse.
Note: A maximum number of 30 participants will be selected for the FDP on first come first serve basis.
(Dr.) Vaibhav Lowlekar, (FDP Convenor)
IPER (Technical Campus), Bhopal (M.P.) – 462026
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