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Gnana Kumar Swamy’s Perspective on Continuous Learning with EMBA to Unravel India's Technological Potential

Gnana Kumar Swamy – CEO of ARMIS (Advanced Research for Missionary and Intelligence System)

Discover how Gnana Kumar Swamy, CEO of ARMIS (Advanced Research for Missionary and Intelligence System), is driving India’s technological advancement through collaboration with Japanese universities. Gnana basically shares his vision of enabling India with cutting-edge technology from Japan with the implementation of practical-based learning provided by the Institute of Product Leadership in the education space, emphasizing the shift from theoretical knowledge to hands-on experience. Get inspired by his invaluable learnings from the Executive MBA journey at the Institute of Product Leadership and also understand why one should embrace a lifelong learning mindset in this ever-evolving digital age.

Key Takeaways:

  • The Institute of Product Leadership helped shape Swamy’s vision of practical-based learning in education.
  • Swamy gained valuable insights and problem-solving skills through collaborative projects and Product Labs.
  • Lifelong learning is crucial for entrepreneurs in the ever-evolving digital age.
  • The Executive MBA program at the Institute of Product Leadership instilled a mindset of continuous learning and adaptability in Swamy.
  • Embracing lifelong learning helps entrepreneurs stay competitive, identify trends, and seize opportunities for growth and innovation.
"I am very glad that I did my EMBA here at the Institute of Product Leadership wherein we did practical-based projects... and demonstrate what we can do."

Transforming Education through Practical Learning

Gnana Kumar Swamy sheds light on his passion for revolutionizing the education space in India. He further highlighted how the Institute of Product Leadership played a pivotal role in shaping his vision, providing him with a platform to embark on practical-based projects from the very first semester. These collaborative projects and experimental learning opportunities of Product Labs empowered him to identify problem statements, work towards building prototypes, and even demonstrate the potential of innovative products by developing minimum viable products (MVPs). This hands-on approach allowed Swamy to gain valuable insights into the challenges and intricacies of real-world, and further apply problem-solving skills, ultimately shaping his entrepreneurial mindset. Swamy also acknowledges the networking opportunities that the Executive MBA program provided. Connecting with industry experts and senior executives from diverse domains such as cloud computing and finance, Swamy gained a holistic understanding of the digital age’s demands and potential applications across industries.

Embracing Lifelong Learning as an Entrepreneur

Gnana Kumar Swamy emphasizes the pivotal role of continuous learning in the entrepreneurial journey, which was instilled by his Executive MBA experience at the Institute of Product Leadership. Swamy also highlights how staying curious, adaptive, and open to new knowledge helped him prosper in the ever-evolving competitive landscape. Through his Executive MBA program, Swamy understood the value of lifelong learning and the importance of seeking knowledge beyond graduation. The program also provided him with a platform to enhance his knowledge, skills, and understanding of the digital age. He stated that embracing lifelong learning is a pathway to success for entrepreneurs, helping them keep pace with technological advancements, identify emerging trends, and seize opportunities for growth and innovation.

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Gnana Kumar Swamy – CEO of ARMIS (Advanced Research for Missionary and Intelligence System)

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