First Skill and Entrepreneurship Conclave concludes in Srinagar


Srinagar, May 13 (Only Kashmir): The First-of-its-kind event in Jammu and Kashmir, TALAASH-Skill & Entrepreneurship Conclave, 2018 aimed at engaging different stakeholders in skill building, entrepreneurship and grassroots innovations concluded today here at SKICC.
The two-day Conclave was organized by Jammu and Kashmir Skill Development Mission (JKSDM) and included six brainstorming sessions on skill development, entrepreneurship, knowledge economy innovation, creating human resource for industry and fostering linkages.
Minister for IT, Technical Education and Higher Education Molvi Imran Raza Ansari, Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, Minister for Technical Education & Trainings Punjab Government Charanjeet Singh Channi, Chief Secretary, B.B. Vyas, Secretary Technical Education & YSS Mohammed Javed Khan and other senior government officers.

Besides technical sessions, the Conclave included a skill exhibition including local innovations and crafts, felicitation ceremony of the state level winners of India Skill-J&K, 2018 and the institutions and trainers involved with it. Appreciation certificates were presented to the promising innovators & entrepreneurs as well.
The Conclave was also attended by representatives from National Skill Development Agency (NSDA), National Skill Development Corporation, Sector Skills Council representatives, academic institutions, industry players, civil society members, entrepreneurs and innovators of the state.