2013-10-29 07:06:05 - Harjiv Singh will moderate a debate – “How Much Does STEM Really Matter?” at the WISE Summit. The central theme of the discussion would explore the focus of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the field of academics.
Doha, Qatar: October 28th, 2013
Harjiv Singh, Founder and CEO of Salwan Media
It would also highlight how countries can achieve economic competitiveness by strengthening STEM.
For this debate, Harjiv would be joined by Mr. Khalid Aboujassoum, Founder and Executive Manager at ibTECHar Technologies; Ms. Claudia Dreifus, Journalist and Professor at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs; Mr. Ahmad Almeer, Student of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and Mr. Conrad Wolfram, Co-Founder and CEO at Wolfram.
October 29th, 3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Qatar National Convention Centre – Theater, Doha, Qatar
For more information, please go to: www.wise-qatar.org/wise-summit-2013
WISE is an international platform for
innovation in education that nurtures new approaches, recognizes and supports successful initiatives and helps these initiatives spread and grow. The agenda emphasizes on continued learning, its absorption in practical life and how international, national and local communities collaborate towards constant learning.
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About Salwan Media
Salwan Media (www.salwanmedia.com) owns a portfolio of businesses in education, consumer & business information primarily targeting South Asia. We view South Asia as one of the most exciting growth opportunities for the education, media and information industries. With 1.6 billion people, the region is home to nearly a quarter of the worlds population. Over half of this population is under the age of 25.Given South Asia’s youthful demographic, coupled with literacy rates below world averages; we believe the region will witness an increasing demand for education and information in the next two decades. Our mission is to connect, inform, and empower our audiences to succeed in a globalized world powered by knowledge. The company is headquartered in New Delhi, with offices in New York and London.
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