Dr Gurmeet Singh Maan to participate in meeting at Pune

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Patiala, Aug 3- Dr Gurmeet Singh Maan, Director, Centre for Advanced Media Studies (CAMS) and Educational Multimedia Research Centre, Punjabi University, will participate in a meeting at Pune on August 5 to discuss futuristic possibilities of wide-spreading of education through digital and audio-visual media.

The meeting is being organised by the EMMRC, Pune to deliberate upon the National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (NME-ICT) of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and the University Grants Commission’s goal of creating virtual classrooms in addition to providing a global perspective to the Indian education system.

Dr Maan will share his perception on the mission that involves “dissolving geographical boundaries and making education freely available to everyone sitting in the remotest and farthest corner of India and the world through the medium of internet and educational channels of Doordarshan by using the latest and sophisticated technological tools.”