Symbiosis International University, chair of the Indian chapter of OBREAL Global, in collaboration with the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), successfully organised the Universities20 Conference (Uni20) from June 19th to 21st at its campus in Pune. This esteemed event served as a complementary education initiative to the G20 Forum, which was also held in India this year. Distinguished higher education leaders from all G20 countries attended the conference, which aimed to discuss the future of universities and their transformative role in creating a better world.
Uni20 received support from OBREAL Global as well as several key organisations including the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade), the Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC), and the Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA).
Throughout the three-day conference, representatives from leading higher education institutions, experts in various fields such as research and innovation, students, and industry professionals gathered at the Symbiosis Campus. They engaged in productive discussions and debates centered around the theme, “The Future of Universities: Making the world a better place – The transformative role of universities.”
The Uni20 conference provided a platform to explore the aspirations of students and the potential contributions of universities in shaping a brighter future for generations to come. Attendees actively participated in panel discussions, workshops, and interactive sessions, fostering collaboration and knowledge-sharing among international delegates.
One notable participant at the conference was OBREAL Global, Jaume Fortuny, Senior Project Manager, delivered a compelling speech, highlighting the organisation’s dedication to promoting cooperation and collaboration among universities across different regions.
The Uni20 conference was an enriching experience for all attendees, offering valuable insights and perspectives on the evolving role of universities in today’s world. Participants left with a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, as well as a renewed commitment to work together towards a brighter future.
To access further information about the Uni20 conference and watch recordings of all the sessions, interested individuals can visit the official website of Symbiosis International University: https://siu.edu.in/conferences.php