Government Sector

Government Sector

While aiming to provide a platform for dialogue on the education systems across the globe, World Education Summit 2013 strives to bring together global education leaders from the governments of different countries to share their thoughts on the key issues plaguing the education sector and opportunities to address these.

Topics of Discussion

The Global Leaders’ Conclave at World Education Summit 2013 will see panel discussions on issues like:

  • Universalisation of Education Systems
  • Imparting Education through Social Inclusion
  • Imbibing Best Practices to Ensure Quality Education
  • Exploration of Digital Opportunities to Help Shape the Future of the Global ICT Landscape
Government Speakers
Shri Kapil Sibal
Hon’ble Minister for Communications & Information Technology, Government of India
HE Prof Wajih OwaisHE Prof Wajih Owais
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Government of Jordan
Shri Brij Kishore SharmaShri Brij Kishore Sharma
Hon’ble Minister
Primary & Secondary Education, Sanskrit Education, Language & Linguistic Minorities
Govt of Rajasthan

Moirangthem OkendroShri Moirangthem Okendro
Hon’ble Minister, Office of the Minister (Education)
Govt of Manipur
Shri Mantriprasad Naithani
Hon’ble Minister, School Education,
Adult Education, Sanskrit Education
Govt of Uttarakhand
Shri Shahid Ali Khan
Hon’ble Minister
Minority Welfare and IT
Govt of Bihar
 Shri Naveen Jindal
Member of Parliament, Kurukshetra;Chairman,
Jindal Steel & Power Limited
Dr Pascal Chazot
Elected Member of Parliament in France, Founder and Head of School of Mahatma Gandhi International School (MGIS), Ahmedabad
HE Shaida Mohammad AbdaliHE Shaida Mohammad Abdali
Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to India
Shigeru AoyagiShigeru Aoyagi
Director and UNESCO Representative to Bhutan, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka