RAJOURI, Sept 7: Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri organized an interactive session of the students with Parvez Ahmed, J&K Bank Chairman and CEO in the university auditorium today.
The topic of the session revolved around various challenges and issues faced by 21st century business leaders.
Vice Chancellor Prof Javed Musarrat, Dean Academic Affairs Prof Iqbal Parvez, Registrar Dr Ashfaq, Deans and Directors of various schools of the university, faculty members and administrative staff of the University were present during the session.
“We are living in the most uncertain times of modern history when the only thing constant is change. The societal and business landscape is also in a state of flux and institutions and corporates which will not adapt to the dynamics of times are unlikely to exist. It is one of the greatest points of inflexion in the history. The three largest forces of technology, globalisation and climate change are accelerating at once. As a result many aspects of our society, workplaces and geopolitics are being reshaped and need to be re-imagined”, said the J&K Bank Chairman and CEO in his address.
He added that 21st century offers more room to take risks and think out of the box to deliver well. Now is the time for business leaders to think the unthinkable, he said.
He stressed upon the need for every sector to embrace technology and develop a habit of knowledge updation through constant learning and unlearning which is going to be the key differentiator for the leader in the current times to give the right direction to the businesses and seizing opportunities to be future-ready and relevant.
Dean Academic Affairs Prof Iqbal Parvez during his welcome address apprised about the awards and accolades received by the University in recent times.
Earlier in the day, Vice Chancellor BGSBU, Professor Javed Musarrat and Parvez Ahmed exchanged multiple agreements wherein JK Bank will offer wide benefits and privileges exclusive to the employees of the university under its services as part of most favoured client arrangement.
A tree plantation drive was also held wherein the Chairman and Vice Chancellor planted saplings at Sabrang Square of the University in presence of Dean Academic Affaris, Prof Iqbal Parvez, Registrar Dr Ahsfaq Ahmed, Director of Bio Diversity Prof Shuja Uddin, J&K Bank Executive Presidents P Tickoo, RK Chhibber and Vice Presidents.
In the end, the vote of thanks was presented by Registrar BGSBU, Dr Ashfaq A Zarri.