Events in 2015
Gurgaon, Oct. 8, 2015: The Corporate Resource Centre at ASU, in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science and Electronics & Communication, conducted a workshop on ‘Solving Real-World Business Problem using Big Data Analytics, Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive & NoSQL’ by Mr. Anurag Bhandari from Offsam. Students learnt how the power of Big Data Analytics is used every day by companies, TV channels, social networks, hospitals, etc. to solve complex business problems. They were also walked through some of the popular tools that are part of the Hadoop ecosystem, including MapReduce, HDFS and Hive.
New Delhi, Oct. 4, 2015: Aligned to the countrywide mission of ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’and ‘JaagoGrahakJaago’, Apeejay Stya University and Apeejay Education Society in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) participated in the SurakshitKhadyaAbhiyan - safe food walkathon at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi.
As part of the corporate social responsibility of the Apeejay Stya Group, the initiative included a pan India food safety awareness & capacity building campaign to strengthen nationwide action on ‘safe food for all’. The Walkathon was led by Symphony, the band of Apeejay School,Sheikh Saraiwho were followed by over 2300 participants including senior citizens, civilians, statesmen and others.
The SurakshitKhadyaAbhiyanwas flagged off by Hon'ble Minister of Health, Industry and Power, Government of NCT of Delhi, Mr.Satyendra Jain soon after completing the Pledge Ceremony of committing sensitisation of all stakeholders and strengthening capacity towards safe food for all.
The Walkathon also included several parallel activities like NukkadNatak, skits, painting competition,‘I pledge’ wall and thematic performance on Food Safety. The choir, orchestra and the band of Apeejay School, Sheikh Sarai were successful in pulling the crowds towards supporting this national cause.
Gurgaon, Oct. 2015: The Corporate Resource Centre at ASU, in association with the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, had organised a Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on 'Cloud Computing' and 'Wireless Technology Overview 1G to 5G' & a Study Visit cum Workshop for the students at Huawei Telecommunications, Gurgaon. Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) is one of Huawei's three business groups, providing a range of products including mobile phones, mobile broadband (MBB) devices and home devices.
New Delhi, Sep. 30, 2015: Mr. Aditya Berlia, Member Management Board, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group and Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University addressed a session on ‘Writing a New Chapter Through People - to - People Contacts’ at the South Asia Economic Conclave.The session addressed issues and ways of enhancing people to people contacts for bringing greater peace and prosperity.
The session panellists also included DNV Kumara Guru, Immediate Past National Chairman - Yi and Director - External Relations & Human Resources, Indian School of Business; Mr. Syed Qasim Jafri, Co-Chair - Culture and Tourism Taskforce, India Pakistan Joint Business Forum & COO - Nishant Hotel and Properties, Pakistan; Mr. Nishchal N Pander, Director - Centre for South Asian Studies, Nepal; Ms. Kavita A Sharma, President - South Asian University; Mr. Shaurya V Himatsingka, National Chairman - Yi and Deputy Managing Director, India Carbon Ltd; Syed Munir Khasru, Chairman - Institute for Policy, Advocacy and Governance & Professor - Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka and Ms. Habiba Sadequi, President - Female Entrepreneur Association (Peace through Business Network), Afghanistan.
New Delhi, Sep. 25, 2015: Mr. Aditya Berlia, Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University, shared his views at the inaugural session of the Times Group initiative, Handshake - Rebooting India's Education System via Effective Collaboration, held at Le Meredian, New Delhi. Other eminent speakers included Mr. Sanjiv Kaura, CEO, Corporate Social Responsibility, Times Group; Mr. D. Shivakumar, Chairman & CEO – India Region, Pepsico India Holdings Pvt. Ltd.; Mr. Dinesh Singh, Vice Chancellor, Delhi University & Mr. Dilip Chenoy, CEO, National Skills Development Corporation.