GIZ-IGEP Visit to Birla Institute of Management Technology
The Indo-German Environment Partnership (IGEP) team of GIZ visited Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida on April 29, 2013 to discuss and share the experiences from the work being done by both the institutions. The team was welcomed by Prof. K. R. Chari and his colleagues. Dr. H. Chaturvedi, Director BIMTECH, also participated and found time for meeting IGEP team. After lunch, the team was briefly introduced to BIMTECH's structure and various departments. Dr. Rahul Singh of BIMTECH also explained the various projects being under-taken and the tie-ups that the institution has with other organizations and institutions. This was followed by a series of presentations on different projects under various departments like Sustainability, CSR and Innovation that BIMTECH had under-taken.
Dr. Dieter Mutz shared GIZ-IGEP's vision and also the projects that the team is working on. The introductory sessions were followed by brain-storming and discussion on various areas and both GIZ-IGEP and BIMTECH discussed various avenues for collaboration. Capacity-building and Skill development emerged as one of the key areas of the discussion with Mr. Shailendra Dwivedi explaining GIZ-IGEP's approach. There were also discussions on up-scaling, replication and how to execute projects with effective tangible outputs.