11th Foundation Day Celebrated
The 11th Foundation Day "Astitwa" of Asian School of Business Management was celebrated with the gracious presence of the Vice Chancellor, Ravenshaw University, Dr. Prakash Chandra Sarangi. In his lecture, Dr. Sarangi beautifully compared the education scenario in olden days with that of now and went on to talk about the process of acquiring knowledge. He further said that with the advent of technological breakthrough the knowledge is not confined to printed paper or book. He impressed the young audience saying “Today's society is knowledge society, knowledge economy and we are all knowledge worker”. He urged for a collaborative democratic development by developing a skill of learning to learn. He further said that local culture needs to be accommodated with the technology and access to e-resources should be widened. In the name of advancement we have to control nature considerably but we have to decide how much is enough. So he advised to develop a skill of learning to learn to make a striking balance between nature and technology.
Ms. Kriti Dev, a senior PGDM student, introduced the guest and proposed the vote of thanks.