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One day Workshop on “Leadership Qualities and Women Professionals”

October 7, 2016 @ 5:30 am - 12:30 pm IST

Date: October 07, 2016

Venue: Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad

Coordinators: Prof. (Dr.) Usha Mehta, Prof.(Dr.) Manisha Upadhyay

Target Audience: All are invited to join the workshop especially the women professionals and those who aspires to see herself at leadership role of her organization or to be an entrepreneur.

  •        Faculty members of Engineering Colleges
  •        Staff Members of Engineering Colleges
  •        UG Final Years and PG Girl Students


About the Workshop

The mission of the one day workshop on “Leadership Qualities and Women Professionals” is to bring together high-potential women to build a foundation of leadership skills that will advance their personal and professional goals while encouraging them to explore new paths. Join an impressive group of women on this one day workshop filled with inspiring speakers and plenty of other opportunities to arm yourself with new tools to become a better leader and or a professional.   


About the Sessions


Unlock your potential

Prof. (Dr.) Alka Mahajan

Access your current leadership skills. Explore new techniques in negotiating, team building and communication. Participate in an experiential session where you will engage in guided discussions of topics central to your personal and professional development.


Management of social & professional life of Indian women

Prof. (Dr.) Usha Mehta

Indian women are more engaged in social life & she has to do multiple roles in her social & professional life. The session focuses on different aspects of lifestyle changes for professional women.


Professional etiquettes for a woman in office

Prof. (Dr. ) Nina Muncherji

Work can become a stressful place when women don’t follow professional etiquettes. Why is office etiquettes important? Bad manner at work can be bad for business by negatively affecting employee morale & productivity. This session enlights common professional etiquettes especially for women.



Awareness of legal rights of working women

Prof. (Dr.) Purvi Pokhariyal

Indian constitution provides basic rights for working women. It is important for women to know & exercise their legal rights in their profession. The session is designed to spread the awareness of legal rights among the professional women.  


Proposed Schedule



Name of Topic/Activity

Name of Speaker

8.45 am to 9.00 am


9.00 am to 9:30 am

Inauguration & Welcome Address

Prof. (Dr.) Alka Mahajan,

Director, IT-NU

9:30 am to 10:30am

Unlock your potential – communicate with confidence

Prof. (Dr.) Alka Mahajan,

Director, IT-NU

10:30 am to 11:30 am

Management of social & professional life of Indian women

Prof. (Dr.) Usha Mehta

Professor, IT-NU


11:30 pm to 12:30 pm

Professional etiquettes for a woman in office

Prof. (Dr. ) Nina Muncherji

Professor, IM-NU


12:30 am to 1:30 pm

Lunch Break

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Awareness of legal rights of working women

Prof. (Dr.) Purvi Pokharial

Director, IL-NU


2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Open Forum on

“Leadership Qualities and Women Professionals”

3.30 pm onwards



Who can register?


Anyone can participate in the workshop. The workshop is especially meant for the college girls, working women & female entrepreneurs.


Registration Details


Registration Starts: September 15, 2016

Registration charges are 200/- Rs. per participant

For registration,  pl. contact Ms. Radha Tapiawala, Ms. Krupaxi Patel or Ms. Kajal Shah and pay the cash amount of 200/- and get yourself registered.


Contact Details:


Ms. Radha Tapiawala,

Full Time Ph. D. Scholar, IT-NU

D Block, Nirma Uni. campus, S-G Highway, Chharodi

E-mail: r.n.tapiawala@gmail.com,  Phone: 9909015054



Ms. Kajal Shah

PG Block, Ext. No. 540




Ms. Krupaxi Patel

D Block, Ext. No. 412


Speaker(s): , Dr Usha Mehta

Room: A101
Bldg: A Block
Nirma University Campus
S-G Highway, Gujarat




Room: A101, Bldg: A Block