Amidst the hysteria caused by Covid19, Craftsman of Change, comes as a unique knowledge building initiative by Vivekananda Global University in association with edinbox. With the aim to bring students and industry leaders under one common platform; School of Journalism & Mass Communication at VGU, presents a unique mentorship program redefining the whole learning process.

India is no stranger to the concept of mentorship. We are a land where the term ‘Guru’ is revered, and there has never been a better time to spread knowledge under the aegis of Craftsman Of Change.

VGU, Jaipur in partnership with edinbox has created a network of thought-leaders who are creating waves in their respective fields. These are people who are at the forefront in their professions, leading with their ideas and are now endeavouring to spread their knowledge further.

In continuation to our past work, we are gearing up for ‘Media 4.0 E-Conference – Media for New Normal’, 14th June 2020, 11 am Onwards. 


A combination of academic rigour, technical knowhow, journalistic insights and wide industry exposure aim to  equip Media 4.0 E-Conference attendees to have the closest insights from  the media and communication industry, and transform them into competent professionals, entrepreneurs and thought leaders.

Keeping-up with this vision, Vivekananda Global University (VGU) has E-Hosted 300+ Torch Bearers from different walks of society in the last 2 months on its Virtual Knowledge Sharing Platform. From Artist to Scientists, Politicians to Bureaucrats, Industry Veterans to Innovators, Seniors Academicians to Policy Makers, Chef to Sportsman, Doctors to Social Workers, Creative Minds & GenX Influencers, to help students ‘Decipher the Undeciphered’ by engaging in intriguing conversations with Craftsman of Change.

The panel consists of Industry Veteran/Senior Journalist, Director of Leading Media School, & GenX Influencers along with top leaders from the communications industry :


  1. Mr. Madan Mohit Bharwdwaj , CEO- News Leaks Centre, Founder SHEWINGS, Ex NDTV, India TV
  2. Mr Ashutosh Sharma , Product Head- ABP News, Ex Product Head CNN News18
  3. Prof. Ujjwal Choudhury , Pro-Vice Chancellor, Adamas University. Ex Dean Symbiosis & Amity Universities
  4. Mr. Shankar V. Subramaniam, Business Head, The Hindu, Tamil Nadu
  5. Mr. Chaitanya Chinchlikar , Vice President- Whistling Woods International, Vice President- Mukta Arts
  6. Mr. Varun Rai, CEO, Founder -Bawandarr
  7. Prof. KG Suresh , ex-DG {IIMC} , currently Dean, School Of Modern Media, UPES Dehradun
  8. Mr. Varun Gupta , CEO Max Marketing
  9. Mr. Ravi Mishra , Republic Bharat News Anchor
  10. Mr. Prashant Nanda ,  Sr Journalist
  11. Mr. Sameer Rathi, Motivational Speaker, Youtube Sensation
  12. Mr. Shubham Watta, CEO Twigz Network. Founder – EntranceCorner (Acquired by Careers360)
  13. Mr. Sunil Rao, Academic Co-ordinator, NextGen Courses, VGU


The highlight of the event would be an engaging Media E- conference with our esteemed Craftsman Of Change, on 3 Different Topics & 2 Workshops to conclude in the evening. 

  • Topics For Panel Discussions – 11:00 a.m to 02:00 p.m.(IST)
      1. Changing Face of Media with New Normal
      2. Exciting Media 4.0 Career Avenues
      3. Role of Social Media in Journalism
  • Workshops – Evening 
    1. “Be a Hotshot V-Blogger in 60 Mins” via Immensely Popular Video Blogging Celebrity
    2. “How can Image Consulting change the way The Media Perceives You?” – a special session by an Image Consultant.


So what does Craftsman Of Change aim to achieve? Ever wondered if you could make an informed decision before choosing a specialization for higher education. Or have you ever wanted to speak to an expert in the field that you’ve been planning to take up as a career?


The current pandemic has taught us is that change is inevitable and necessary. Be it Corporates, Institutions, Organizations or we as Individuals are at cross-roads of a Change that is inevitable. With this backdrop, Media 4.0 E-Conference, brought to you by School of Journalism & Mass Communication, aims to identify and nurture the Changing Dimensions for the New Normal in the Media Sector. 

The sessions shall be moderated by Faculty Representative from School of Media & Journalism, VGU. 

This show goes live to thousands of viewers on all official social media channels of VGU & VIT via webex events. The past e-conferences & webinars have had a cumulative reach of 1 million + across all channels.

VGU has also launched BJMC 4.0 Course in association with edInbox. The NextGen Communication courses aim to provide media education with a curriculum that is contemporary, dynamic and completely industry immersive; an ecosystem that merges creativity and intuition with the technological advancements; a course structure that is an amalgamation of group exercises, content creation, live projects, real time Industry assignments and industry certifications. To register and know more click here

The VGU/VIT Campus under the patronage of Bagaria Education Trust(3 Decades in Education) comprises of the following institutions:

  • Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur established in the year  2012
  • Vivekananda Institute of Technology (VIT) established in 2008
  • Vivekananda Institute of Technology (East) established in 2008
  • Marudhar Engineering College (MEC), Bikaner established in 2004
  • Swami Keshvanand Institute of Pharmacy, Bikaner
  • Vivek Techno School, Jaipur, Bikaner, New Delhi

Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur is the leading private University of Rajasthan established by Rajasthan State Assembly vide Act No. 11/2012. The University is currently headed by Dr. Adarsh Kishore,  Ex-Finance Secretary, GOI and Ex-Chairman Axis Bank Ltd, as Chairperson. The University has approvals & accreditations of Council of Architecture, Bar Council of India, All India Council for Technical Education and Pharmacy Council of India and provisional membership of Association of Indian Universities. The University is offering courses in the field of Engineering, Architecture, Design, Basic and Applied Science,Management,Commerce, Law and Agriculture with UG/PG/PhD programme.

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