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Dataquest T-School Higher Education Conference & Awards 2022

A Resounding Success.

Dataquest, India’s leading tech magazine since 1982, has published the annual survey & ranking from past 17 years. Along with that Dataquest publishes Digital Index (digital quotient of the engineering colleges) and Employability Index (How employable are the students).

In the T-School Conference & Awards, Dataquest will recognise & felicitate the best engineering colleges in India. (Based on the DQ-CMR survey & ranking published in March 2022)

T-School conference will highlight the present curriculum, need to embrace, and adopt technical know-how in education. Need is more focussed and result oriented learning and training methodology.

Key Highlights

1 Day Forum & Awards
6+ Sessions
30+ Speakers
150+ Key Decision Maker
360+ Minutes of Networking Sessions
Demo Zone
Live Feedback, Quiz, Polls
Live Feeds on Social Media Platforms

Who Should Attend

  • Policy makers
  • CXO’s from medium & large enterprises
  • CHRO/HR heads & learning heads from large corporates
  • Deans, Directors, chancellors of the engineering colleges
  • Business & tech decision makers of Higher education
  • CXO’s of the edu-tech companies
  • Strategist & consultants
  • L&D Experts

Key Discussion points

  • Digital transformation: How technology is shaping the future education
  • Bridging the digital talent gap
  • How Indian workforce is geared for new age Industry
  • Training curriculum on emerging technologies
  • National Education Policy
  • Modern technology & incubation centre
  • Government policy and real time implementation

Award Categories

Top engineering colleges

(National Ranking)
Top engineering colleges

(Zone wise)
Industry engagement
Centre of excellence
Employability index
Campus placement
Digital Index


09:00 –10:30 AM

Welcome Note

  • Sunil Rajguru, Editor, Dataquest, PCQuest, CiOL
Watch on Demand

Trends in Higher Education

  • Anil Chopra, VP & Research, Consulting, CMR
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Opening Keynote

  • Pradeep Gupta, Chairman, CyberMedia Group
Watch on Demand

Session Keynote: How India can be the Education Powerhouse in the next 10 years period?

  • Prof.(Dr.) Balvinder Shukla, Vice Chancellor, Amity University – Noida
Watch on Demand

Industry Keynote: Creating the borderless campus (Lenovo solutions for higher education)

  • Mr. Mukesh Nihalwani- Pvt. Edu Sales Head, Lenovo India
Watch on Demand
10:30 – 11:15 AM

Fireside Chat: Bridging the digital learning & talent gap

  • Kirti Seth, CEO, IT-ITES Sector Skill Council, NASSCOM
  • Yogesh Andlay, Founder, Nucleus Software & Board Member, SOIL
  • Moderated by Pradeep Gupta, Chairman, CyberMedia Group
Watch on Demand
11:15 – 12:15 PM

Panel Discussion: Digital transformation: How technology is shaping the future education

  • Sandeep Bhatia, Director, Sales, Accops Systems Pvt Ltd
  • Vivek K Srivastava, CIO, ExamOnline
  • Prof. Raj S Dhankar, Vice - Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University
  • Sabyasaachi Mukherjee- Education Transformation Lead, Lenovo AP
  • Modertor : Anil Chopra, VP, Research & Consulting, CMR
Watch on Demand
12:15 – 01:00 PM


  • Shashikant Verma, Presales Consultant, Ruckus Networks
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Panel Discussion: Adopting emerging tech to upskill with Renewed focus of Women in STEM

  • Dr. Deepa Gupta, Dean & Professor , GL Bajaj Institute of Management
  • Yogesh Misra, Vice President Thomas Assessment & President, Delhi Management Association
  • Dr. Rajneesh Talwar, Dean DICE, Chitkara University
  • Samriti Malhotra, Global HRD Head, Denave
  • Moderator : Sunil Rajguru, Editor, Dataquest, PCQuest & CiOL
Watch on Demand
01:00 – 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch

02:00 – 02:45 PM

Panel Discussion:Skilling for the Emerging world

  • Mr. Amit N Kolhe - Managing Trustee, Sanjivani Education society
  • Sameer Mathur, Founder & CEO, Redwood Learning
  • Praveen Sirohi, Sr General Manager, Telecom Sector Skill Council
  • Moderator Shubhendu Parth, Editor, Voice&Data
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02:45 – 04:45 PM

Chief Guest Address: National Education Policy/ Government policy and real time implementation

  • Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi, Chairman, NCVET
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Higher Education Awards

Thank you note and Closing Remark

  • Rachna Garga, Sr. VP & Group Head, CyberMedia (Media Group)
4:45 PM onward

Followed by Networking Tea