The land mark conclave in collaboration with HR Shapers explored growing AI integration in Human Resources
Mumbai, 5th December 2023 : Jio Institute successfully hosted View Point 2023, an HR conclave that explored the intersection of AI and HR, highlighting how these technologies are reshaping recruitment, management, and workforce development.
The conclave aimed to foster knowledge exchange and collaboration among HR professionals from diverse industries. It featured interactive sessions addressing contemporary business challenges and emerging HR trends.
Harjeet Khanduja, Senior VP – HR, Reliance Jio, set the tone with a special address, emphasizing the effective use of AI for data-driven decision-making. This was followed by two impactful panel discussions.
The first panel explored the theme “Navigating Megatrends : AIin HR”, offering insights from Ms Kokila Roy (Senior Director– Digital Transformation, GEP Worldwide), Ms Shweta Chandrashekar (Director – HR, Gupshup Technology), Mr Hemant Sethiya (Director – Talent and Recruiting, UBS) and Mr Subhanish Malhotra (Vice President, HR,Welspun Living). This panel delved into how AI in HR is driving automated recruitment, personalized learning, and predictive analytics, while also addressing diversity, equity, and well-being for a more efficient and inclusive workplace.
The second panel focused on “Emerging Trends in AI and Employment Opportunities”, featuring perspectives from Mr Amit Sawant (Associate Director – Human Capital, PwC India), Mr Satej Mehta (General Manager – HR, Wockhardt Ltd.), Ms Pradnya Sawant (CHRO, Vedanta Sesa Met Coke Division), and Ms Major Pratima Pinto Thomas (CHRO, Fino Payments Bank). This panel focused on emerging trends in AI that are creating new employment opportunities for professionals, shaping the workforce of the future.
Dr Raveendra Chittoor, Dean of Jio Institute, expressed enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled to host View Point 2023, a conclave that delves into the dynamic synergy between artificial intelligence and human resources. The insightful discussions and diverse perspectives underscore the pivotal role that AI plays in reshaping the landscape of HR. Jio Institute is proud to serve as a thought leadership platform, bringing new ideas and view points to the table from industry and academia.”
Key takeaways from the conclave emphasized the growing impact of AI on HR and the evolving landscape of employment opportunities in the AIera. The event provided a platform for HR professionals, academicians, industry leaders, and the students and staff of Jio Institute to network and exchange ideas.
Mr Ashish Gakrey, Founder of HR Shapers, expressed his thoughts, stating, “Thejourney of co-hosting View Point 2023 with the Jio Institute has been remarkable. The conclave not only showcased the evolving trends in AI and HR but also brought together an exceptional group of professionals to discuss the emerging opportunities in the era of AI led disruptions. HR Shapers is committed to providing a space for industry leaders to connect, share insights, and navigate the ongoing transformative landscape of HR.”
View Point was attended by more than 50 HR professionals from various organisations such as Accenture, Ericsson India, Mastek, Gammon India, GO Airlines, Hindalco, Jio Platforms Ltd, Parle Agro, Reliance Retail, Samsung C&T, Strata Geosystems India, TAMMedia, UBS, UPS, among others along with staff, students and alumni of Jio Institute. The success of View point 2023 reaffirms Jio Institute’s commitment to providing a prominent platform for thought leadership and knowledge-sharing. It hopes to curate many such platforms across various industries and functions in the coming years.
About Jio Institute:
Jio Institute is an institution of higher learning committed to providing students with a transformative education that prepares them for success in a rapidly changing world. The institute brings together global scholars and thought leaders, offering full-time Professional Postgraduate Programmes in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science, Digital Media & Marketing Communications and Sports Management. It also offers Executive Education Programmes, MDP for Industry and FDP Programme for Academia and Research. For more information, visit www.jioinstitute.edu.in.