ISB partners with Biocon to launch executive programme on Business Analytics
The Indian School of Business (ISB) is offering its first hybrid model of executive education programme in partnership with leading Biotechnology enterprise, Biocon. The ‘ISB Biocon Certificate Programme in Business Analytics’ aims to create the next generation of data management scientists. The philanthropic arm of Biocon Foundation will support ISB’s endeavour by addressing the learning needs of professionals already working in the field of analytics and those who plan to start a career in data analytics. “Conceptualised and developed by ISB, CBA has inputs from some of the best minds from global academia, and business leaders,” said the B-school press statement.
Analog Devices and IISc collaborate to spur innovation in Research and Development
Analog Devices Inc, the global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal-processing and signal-conditioning applications, has joined hands with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The Firm will be part of the Institute’s Industry Affiliate Programme of the Centre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE) and infuse innovation, provide industry insights, and accelerate commercialisation of active research in MEMS (micromachines) and nano-sciences in India.
IIT-D, BSES Yamuna Power Limited to continue partnership
Indian Institute of Technology -Delhi has signed a three-year agreement with BSES Yamuna Power Limited for the development of consumer friendly technologies. The contract was renewed after the success of the initial agreements between the two organisations. CEO of BYPL Arvind Gujral and Dr Anil Wali, Managing Director of Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT) – a society established by IIT-Delhi for enhancing industry – academia interactions and cutting edge research signed the agreement. The previous joint researches have led to the development of onsumer friendly technologies like the MIDAS (Modular Integrated Distribution Automation System), REAP (Renewable Energy Assisted Pump) and DRONA – a simulator for power discom operations.
DMRC appoints BAFEL for clear concise communication
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), a body for Metro designing and construction appoints BAFEL Academy, a language and communication Institutes to conduct “Clear Concise Communication Training.” The Training provided by BAFEL is to ensure clarity and effectiveness of Communication on the Metro Stations and Metro Platforms. The training modules are conducted between train operator and traffic controller room representatives. BAFEL which is appointed by DMRC takes pioneer initiative in designing a module that best suits the requirements of the Delhi Rail Corporation. The customised training modules include various sessions and interactive learning modules that help people understand communication better and remove barriers of understanding.
EnglishEdge tie up with Allahabad University
EnglishEdge, provider of English education through innovative use of technology has tied up with Institute of Professional Studies (IPS) of Allahabad University to impart English language skills through mobile-learning to its students. The innovative online learning concept would soon run its pilot project on the campus of IPS.