|What is Nypunyam?
Nypunyam is an initiative to identify industry partners and forge alliances with the public and private sectors in enhancing the quality standards of Kerala's trade industry and making people employment ready by improving the relevance of skills taught, quality of skills training and numbers.
The Nypunyam Initiative, will focus towards bringing together investors, industry, trainer institutions, trainers, policy makers, policy implementers, academicians, thinkers and the youth from across Kerala, India and the World to develop a plan that would identify and carry forward skills development regime in Kerala. The Summit will be part of ongoing new initiatives undertaken by the Government of Kerala in setting up of international skill institutes in the domains of Construction, Security, Nursing, Automobile, Retail, Tourism, Hospitality and in other skills. The event is also envisaged to bridge the gap between real industry requirements and skilled workforce, with a focus on improving the quality standards of ITIs' and making people employment ready. The event is also poised to bring together an august attendee list including top global industry leaders and heads, key government officials, policy makers, analysts and the media.
The Summit will also see signing of MoUs between Industry Stakeholders and the ITIs, collaborating and contributing jointly to formulate better training methodologies and introducing latest advancements for market ready skill building. It will also explore setting up of Centres of Excellence (CoEs), as a Private-Government initiative.
To kick start the revolutionary event, a series of Road-Shows will follow with the Nypunyam Summit on January 20th & 21st, 2014 at The Leela Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram.