Manav Rachna University and Zenith Vipers Solutions Pvt. Ltd. jointly launched “WorkoLab” – a research hub for aspiring researchers at the MRU campus today.
CEOs, industry experts and senior government functionaries shared their experiences with the young learners during the launch event. The eminent guests included Mr. Rajesh Mittal, Editor, Sunday Navbharat Times; Ms. Tripti Singhal Somani, Founder COWE & KGS Advisors; Dr. P. K. Sehgal, a well-known defense expert; Dr. Suman Bala, Mayor, Faridabad and Mr. Navdeep Yadav, a beat boxer & student of Manav Rachna Dental College. All speakers focused on the importance of research and innovation across educational institutions to make India a global innovation and research hub leveraging the power of the country’s vast youth population.
Dr. Amit Bhalla, Vice President, MREI; Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, MD, MREI; Dr. N C Wadhwa, VC, MRIIRS and senior faculty members graced the launch event. In his inspiring speech, Dr. Amit Bhalla talked about the changing landscape of education in the current era. Addressing the students, he said: “Dream big and believe in yourself. Be true to yourself and never cheat yourself…because the day you cheat yourself, you lay the foundation for your own defeat”.
WORKOLAB is a platform wherein people from any age or community can come together to undertake research and build up their enterprises at one place (i.e. Offices and Research Hub at the same place).
WorkoLab is an idea of our students Yashraj Bhardwaj and Yuvraj Bhardwaj who believe that with the right opportunity, students can accelerate the development of startups through calculated risk-taking, lean-startup methodologies and best practices in a productive and collaborative atmosphere. Clearly, WorkoLab is just not a place to sit. Young researchers will be provided with advice from peers and mentors. Doubts on fund raising, recruitment, technology, intellectual property, marketing, sales and many other topics shall be cleared effortlessly.