Dr. Kakoli Sen, Professor School of Management, GD Goenka University was invited as an Eminent speaker and Resource Person to the National Seminar on “Women Entrepreneurship, Empowerment and Development” on 4th March 2014 at the India International Centre (IIC), Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi. She spoke on “Glass Ceiling and Managing gender differences at workplace”. She was also the session chair for the session on “Women Entrepreneurs Generating Empowerment and Development”.
The distinguished chief guest for the seminar was Hon’ble Sh. Kapil Sibal, Minister of Communication and Information Technology and Minister of Law and Justice, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha. Other speakers at the seminar included Prof.(Mrs.) Madhu Vij, Director for Women Studies Development Center, Delhi University, Ms. Rashmi Singh, Executive Director – National Mission for Empowerment of Women, Dr. Suprabha Dahiya, IAS, Commissioner – Rohtak Division & Ms. Neeru Abrol, CMD. National Fertilizers Ltd. The seminar was well attended by entrepreneurs, members of the academia and students. The seminar was organized by Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute for Management and Research (BVIMR), Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, NAAC Re-Accredited Grade “A” University, celebrating its golden jubilee year. The seminar was sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).