Sonipat, 5 October, 2020: O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) in collaboration with the Education Promotion Society of India (EPSI), NHRD network, Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) and Manav Rachna Vidyanatariksha organised a Leadership Colloquium on the theme ‘Understanding the Social Responsibility of Business’, in memory of Late Padma Shri Professor (Dr.) Pritam Singh, former Director of IIM, Lucknow and MDI, Gurgaon.
Remembering the life and legacy of Dr. Singh, JGU’s Founding Vice-Chancellor, Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, said, “Dr. Pritam Singh was not only an erudite academician, but also a great leader and institutional builder. Over the past several years, he has guided the efforts and initiatives of several universities and instittuions to achieve academic excellence. His demise has been a huge loss to our nation and to the higher education landscape of India.” In relation to the Leadership Colloquium, Professor Kumar said, “Dr. Pritam Singh’s life is a