The NorthCap University, Gurugram organized ‘HR Conclave 2018’ on 15 Feb 2018. The event brought together eminent HR professionals from the industry on a common platform where they shared their experiences and best practices on the topic ‘Nurturing Human Capital in 21st Century Organizations – Prospects and Challenges’. Over 450 participants interacted with the faculties and students from the disciplines of Engineering, Management and Law. Students from Engineering, Management and Applied Sciences showcased their technical capabilities by displaying theirprojects.

Delivering the welcome address, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. HB Raghavendra said that in today’s dynamic work environments nothing is more important than building a sustainable workforce. This needs positive thinking and engagement of individuals aligned to the vision and culture of their organization.

The event was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Mr Niraj Kumar, Managing Director, Deloitte. In his keynote address he highlighted how rapid changes in technology are influencing both the people and their workplaces. He mentioned how the field of HR has substantially evolved with time and has embraced technology for day-to-day activities of recruiting, skill development of employees and performance reviews.

Eminent delegates at the conclave included industry experts from Maruti Centre for Excellence, British Telecom, Fidelity International, Express Roadways, Square Root, Exicom Tele-Systems Ltd, Kellton Tech, City Innovates Pvt Ltdamong others.

Some of the major projects on display included New Genre Motorcycle, SUPRA Vehicle, Go-Kart Vehicle, GSM based Dot Matrix Display, Door alarm using Arduino & ultrasonic sensor, Digital Tachometer using 8051 Microcontroller, Bio-matric Vehicle Security, Smart Organic Rooftop Farming, Car Game with Gesture Control, Smart Streetlight, Busy Road, Hydraulic Lift, Fire Alarm (Physics), Global Warming etc.

The event ended with a vote of thanks proposed by the Director, School of Professional Attachment, Mr BK Gupta.