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REACHA partnership with IBM and Goa State Higher Education Council, Government of Goa for SkillsBuild Program

REACHA partnership with IBM and Goa State Higher Education Council, Government of Goa for SkillsBuild Program.

Converge 2024 Powered by IBM and REACHA Updates -

Day 1 - 15th January 2024 was the inauguration of Industry-Academia Connect (Shiksha Udyojak Sangam) - first of its kind. The goal of this connect series was to conduct a series of industry expert sessions for the students of Goa.

Dr. Pramod Sawant Sir, Chief Minister of Goa was the Chief Guest. He shared in his speech that the collaboration with IBM through SkillsBuild Program is helping Goa to move towards the Viksitbharat 2047 goal. He added that the Goa Government has proactively taken up this program in partnership with IBM. This has also been taken up by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, India. The ceremony was attended by more than 200 students along with the faculty of Government College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Sanquelim.

Dr. Mani Madhukar, senior leader from IBM gave an update about the program and also shared the vision to take this program ahead in a focused manner with Goa Government and REACHA as the implementing partner.

Dr Niyan Marchon from Goa Government spoke about the Converge Event 2024, the vision of this program towards Viksit Bharat 2047, and how Goa Government's partnership with IBM and REACHA is strengthening this effort.

REACHA expert speaker Muneesh Batra gave a market expert session on Cybersecurity and its importance to the students. REACHA CEO Nikhil Pant also marked his presence along with team members to further strengthen this initiative.

Day 2 at the Government College of Arts, Science, and Commerce, Quepem on 16th January 2024 - Insightful Expert Session by Mr. Divyam Garg (REACHA Team Industry Expert) on Intro to Robotics, Application of Robotics and AI and Robotics.

Day 3 at S.S.A. Government College of Arts and Commerce, Pernem on 17th January 2024 - Expert Session by Mr. Vasu Sethia (REACHA Team Industry Expert), focusing on AI in Commerce.

Day 4 at the Government College of Science and Commerce in Borda Margao on 18th January 2024 - Enlightening Expert Session by Ms. Radhika Verma (REACHA Team Industry Expert), focusing on Emotional Well-Being.


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