Talentedge and Wizcraft MIME join hands for online courses in event industry
THE HANS INDIA |
Jun 24,2016 , 09:39 PM IST
Comprehensive Online Certification Courses On Corporate, Luxury Fashion And Televised Event Management And Production
New Delhi: The events industry is growing exponentially in India, encompassing direct events, exhibitions, intellectual property and banquet business.The key strengths of the industry remains its ability to get things done, and the ideation and efficiency with which it operates. With this thriving growth, there is a need for the industry to work on acquiring the right talent that can cater to this growing industry proficiently. This is where Wizcraft MIME in partnership with Talentedge, a leading Ed-Tech firm will play a ground-breaking role. Without having professionals and students to access classrooms, the programmes will impart comprehensive and specialized knowledge on how to plan and manage events.
Viraf Sarkari, Director, Wizcraft and Wizcraft MIME sharing his thoughts on the association, said, “Wizcraft MIME has partnered with leading Ed-Tech firm Talentedge, aiming to contribute to the event management industry by fostering industry talent and creating Event Management Professionals in the country. The programmes will enable students to not only learn from the place of choice, but also reap the benefits of training under connoisseurs/masters of the subjects, opening up various avenues for them in the event management industry.”
Across the realm of three diverse genres of event management industry, the association offers courses in Corporate Events and Brand Orientation, Televised Event Management and Production and Luxury &Fashion Events and Brand Communications. The courses are designed to provide an insight into planning, production and execution of events.
Speaking on the association, Sushma Gaikwad, Founder IGM, co-founder Ice Global and Director, Wizcraft MIME, said, “Wizcraft MIME has created highly specialized courses that are relevant and industry specific helping the students understand events & experiential elements, along with how to effectively translate objectives of companies & brands into successful experiential campaigns. This robust content will be garnished by invaluable insights provided by seasoned stalwarts and industry leaders.”
Elaborating on the association, Sabbas Joseph, Director,Wizcraft, said, “Wizcraft MIME is aiming to contribute to India’s two revolutionary campaigns; The Digital India programme, which is aiming to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy, and the Skill India programme which is targeting to train over 40 crore people in India in different skills by 2022. Wizcraft MIME is hoping to do so by being the first-ever institute which thorough its partnership with Talentedge is offering a blend of on-line education with offline learning opportunities through practical training, to create trained professionals in the event and media industry in India.”
The programme will share the basics for skills in the event management industry and give the best talent an opportunity to leap frog and work on pioneering events with the leaders of the experiential industry.
The participants will learn from seasoned and celebrated stalwarts of the event and media industry such as Viraf Sarkari (Director, Wizcraft), Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (National Award winning Film writer, Producer and Director), Sushma Gaikwad (Founder IGM, Director, Wizcraft MIME), Sanjiv Sharma (Executive Chairman, Optimystix Entertainment), Sabbas Joseph (Director, Wizcraft), Anita Dongre (Award winning Fashion Designer and Founder of House of Anita Dongre), Shy Kalra (Fashion Choreographer), Neeta Lulla (National Award Winner & Ace Fashion Designer)and Terence Lewis (Dancer & Choreographer).
Speaking on the association, Aditya Malik, CEO and MD, Talentedge, said, “We are glad to associate with Wizcraft, one of India's leading communication & Entertainment Company, to curate a programme for students looking to educate and enhance their career options in the field of event management. We identified a huge demand among individuals seeking quality online programmes in the field of event management.One of the USPs of Talentedge is its live and interactive anywhere learning in digital format. With the flexibility of online courses, students can conserve more hours and more money, enabling them to learn with a purpose and instil a sense of self-belief in them.
The courses provide participants an opportunity to hone their skills, given the faculty profile and practical relevance the courses offer. The course toppers across three programmes will get once in a life time opportunity to do 2-3 months Internship with Wizcraft, Anita Dongre, and Neeta Lulla among others. They also get a chance to work on corporate events along with projects like IIFA and GiMA to get hands on experience. These events are properties developed by Wizcarft and have gained recognition at international level that promotes Indian Film and Music Industry globally.
This is the opportunity for all those who have been associated with events in any way in the past or looking to start afresh in the event industry,plan their future course of action and fast track their careers without quitting their jobs via Live & Interactive’ anywhere learning in digital format.