British Council Future Leaders Connect Final Heats held at Saveetha
CHENNAI, Jul 26 : Saveetha School of Law, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (SIMATS) hosted BC Future Leaders Connect Final Heats at Saveetha Institute Of Medical & Technical Sciences (SIMATS), Poonamallee campus on July 25.
The judges of the programme were Dr Rakesh Kumar Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, SIMATS, Janaka Pushpanathan, Director British Council, South India, Ravi, Editor-in-chief, The Hindu and Gaurav Somwanshi, BC Future Leaders Connect Winner 2018.
Last year BC Future Leaders Connect was organised in Delhi. Eleven finalist from Mumbai, Ranchi, New Delhi, Bangalore, Lucknow and Srinagar presented their ideas.
Thousands of SIMATSians attended and few posted questions after each presentation. Based on Audience Polling, "Favourite Contestant" was recognised.
The winners of British Council Future Leaders Connect 2019 selected by panel of judges were Hasiba Begum, Kajri Babbar and Shambhavi Singh. Audience Favourite Contestant was Shreya Juneja. The winners get to travel to the UK for ten days of advanced policy and leadership development programme at Moller Institute, Churchill College, University of Cambridge.