IIM-B deliberate on leadership in education

An International Conference on Educational Leadership (ICEL) was inaugurated on January 5 at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM B) will deliberate on challenges and opportunities of educators and administrators in positions of leadership need to manage change and improvement in educational institutions.

The three-day event will witness practioners and experts from across the world present their experience and research. Some of the key papers being presented at the conference include New Forms of Higher Education by Paul Goodman, Carnegie Mellon University and Co-Author Gerard Beenen, Tepper School of Business, Pittsburgh; Entrepreneurial Leadership and Academic Entrepreneurship in Malaysian Research by Dr Kamal K Jain, Indian Institute of Management, Indore amongst others.

The valedictory speech will be delivered by former president  Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.