Published : Friday, 24 April, 2015 01:02 PM
Dr Hari Krishna Maram, Chairperson for Higher Education Forum (HEF) Karnataka was bestowed with the Skill Tree Education Evangelist award as ‘Pillar in Management Education’ by Sri R.V. Deshpande, Higher Education and Tourism Minister, Govt. of Karnataka.
Dr Maram is the Chairman and CEO of Imperial College Bangalore. His work in the field of Management and Management Education spans over a decade. Dr Maram serves as the Governing Council Member at AIMA (All India Management Association). He is also the Vice President at AIMS (Association of Indian Management Schools). Additionally, he is Hon Secretary-BMA (Bangalore Management Association), Treasurer -Education Promotion Society for India South, Executive Board Member at NIPM and Managing Committee Member at FKCCI. His efforts in management education have been recognized on numerous occasions by the Government of India. He is part of UGC Committee.
In the field of management, Dr Maram has published a wide variety and large number of books, research papers, and travelled extensively to over 35 countries to get a global perspective on management. Apart from co-authoring a number of text books, he has presented papers on management in over 9 countries. Also, he is a research guide of leading universities in India and a faculty at leading international universities. Besides being an excellent academician and educationist, Dr Maram is involved with a large number of CSR activities. He is the District Chairman of Lion’s International and Trustee of Lions Super Specialty eye hospital & Lions District Service Foundation. Additionally, he is the Chief Mentor of the great initiative Bangalore Green which aims at environmental conservation in Bangalore.
Throughout his lifetime, he has received various awards like SAMAJA SEVA BHUSHAN From Subharam Trust, MTC Global Top 10 Thinkers.,Education Leadership –Dayananda Sagar Group, Ramaswamy P.Aiyar Best Young Teacher Award by AIMS, J.L.Batra Best Research Paper Award, Education Evangelist of India Award, Lions International President’s Medal and Karmavira Chakra Award.We at Higher Education Forum, Karnataka support and salute all the endeavors of Dr Hari Krishna Maram in the field of management education. Truly, he is a ‘Pillar in Management Education’.