Communication and Information Services (CIS), JNU, India organized a round table discussion on “Innovation in Higher Education – Indo-U.S. Collaboration” at JNU Convention Centre on 20th March 2014. Dr. Sam Pitroda, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations chaired the session. The panelists included the Presidents, Vice Presidents, Chief Information Officers (CIOs), Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) of U.S. Universities and select Vice Chancellors and Directors from Indian universities. The Indian discussants talked about promises and optimal utilization of resources available in the National Knowledge Network (NKN), whereas U.S. delegates talked about their experiences in implementing advanced information and communication technologies (ICTs) in their respective universities. They also shared their experiences in implementing Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), open courseware (OCW), and digital learning channels for connecting millions of lifelong learners.
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