Higher education policy makers from India will share the stage with renowned Swedish statistician Hans Rosling at a global roundtable conference in Miami, South Florida, this month.
The conference, to be held from April 29 to May 1, will be conducted by the British Council in collaboration with the planning commission of Miami city.
The annual conference — ‘Going Global’ — will discuss higher education in large system countries. More than 70 countries, including India, the UK, the US and China, will participate at the event.
The three-day conference aims at enhancing cooperation among countries to improve higher education.
It will help countries share experiences and strategies reforms in higher education.
Education secretary of the Union ministry of HRD Ashok Thakur, vice-chancellor of Delhi University Dinesh Singh, Planning Commission secretary Sindhushree Khullar and advisor for higher education at the Planning Commission Pawan Agarwal will represent India at the event.