Media Releases

Wadhwani Foundation and National Entrepreneurship Network organize a first of its kind ‘Entrepreneurship Education Conclave’
12 March 2015
Category: NEN Wadhwani Foundation

 The conclave is a unique effort by Wadhwani Foundation’s flagship initiative, National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) to facilitate dialogue and discussion towards entrepreneurship development by building in-campus entrepreneurial aspiration and talent, and supporting development and growth of emerging entrepreneurs in the country  Featuring practicing educators, mentors, coaches of entrepreneurship, heads of incubators, Vice Chancellors, directors and […]

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Strategic Partnership in Skill Development and Entrepreneurship between Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship – Wadhwani Foundation – NSDC
1 january 2015
Category: Wadhwani Foundation

Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Wadhwani Foundation will work together on program management and specific projects in identified areas of collaboration to take skill and entrepreneurship development to national scale. Collaboration and support is aimed to catalyze Government of India’s broad policies and new initiatives on skill […]

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Wadhwani Foundation launches NEN-Indonesia in collaboration with Business Innovation Center, Jakarta
11 December, 2014
Category: Wadhwani Foundation

Part of the Wadhwani Foundation’s fast expanding global footprint with upcoming launches in Pakistan and Malaysia followed by Africa Wadhwani foundation [NEN] will provide a systematic and structured strategy towards building an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Indonesia Wadhwani foundation [NEN] and BIC will collaborate to use and synergize their network and resources to promote entrepreneurship and […]

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e-Skilling India’s Nurses: AHPI, Wadhwani Foundation and Narayana Health collaborate to enable superior care in hospitals
25 Nov 2014
Category: SDN

• A tripartite MoU between Wadhwani Foundation, Association of Healthcare Providers of India (AHPI) and Narayana Health to rollout Nursing Care eModules to over 10,000 AHPI members & associated institutions • This will help overcome the shortage of skilled nursing staff using high quality, video and activity based interactive eLearning, co-developed by Wadhwani Foundation and […]

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Wadhwani Foundation’s ‘Policy Research Centre’ releases Assessment Paper on the SBIRI/BIPP Programmes
5 Nov 2014
Category: POLICY

PPP based programs like SBIRI and BIPP found to enhance sales, profits, growth and R&D activity of SMEs ~Titled ‘Promoting Innovation through Public-Private Partnership’ ~Paper strives to develop a culture of rigorous impact measurement and evaluation of government supported private innovation projects ~ Offers a set of recommendations to help policy makers further improve and […]

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Dr. Romesh Wadhwani among select Indian American business leaders to attend a private meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
6 Oct 2014
Category: Wadhwani Foundation

~ PM Modi invites the business leaders to India to promote business and entrepreneurship~ Bangalore, 6th Oct 2014: Dr Romesh Wadhwani, Founder and Chairman, Wadhwani Foundation and Founder and CEO, Symphony Technology Group (STG) was among a group of top Indian- American CEOs, venture capitalists and higher education leaders who attended a private meeting with […]

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India’s First ever White paper on Incubators
27 August 2014
Category: NEN

National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) releases India’s first- ever white paper on ‘Guidelines for Metrics and Milestones for Successful Incubator Development’ • White paper aims at building the much needed nationally accepted set of metrics and milestones for incubators and incorporates the thinking of some of the most seasoned and experienced managers from the academic and […]

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Wadhawani Foundations’s Upskilling Programme-‘RACE TO A JOB’ finds special mention in the US VP’s report
30 July 2014
Category: RTAJ

• Wadhwani Foundation’s ‘Race to a Job (RTAJ)’ initiative finds special mention in US Vice President Joseph Biden Report – ‘Ready to Work: Job-Driven Training and American Opportunity’. RTAJ idea born in a 2012 meeting between President Obama and Dr. Romesh Wadhwani, a successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur, philanthropist and Chairman & Founder of the Wadhwani […]

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NSQF HARYANA Project Records a 134 Strong Student Placement
15 July 2014
Category: SDN

MNCs in the IT/ITES, Automotive, Security and Retail sectors recruit Vocational Education students from Haryana Government Schools ~Over 134 students placed in MNCs like Marks & Spencer, Wipro Technologies, Tops, Peregrine, Checkmate, Dish TV etc ~ Pilot Project under NSQF is a MHRD sanctioned project launched on 3rd September 2012, and driven by Govt. of […]

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Wadhwani Foundation announces appointments of Chief eLearning & eContent Officer and Chief Technology Officer
8 July, 2014
Category: Wadhwani Foundation

• Strategic hiring in line with the Foundation’s scale up plans for its entrepreneurship, skilling, and disability initiatives, globally • Will accelerate the Wadhwani Foundation’s thrust on transformative learning through technological interventions • The hiring further shores up the highly skilled and experienced global management team at the Foundation and reaffirms its technology focused job […]

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