M M Pant

Conference Chairman

Prof. MM Pant, Founder, LMP Education Trust, India, is an internationally renowned scholar of rare insight specializing in pedagogy, technology and the development of tools and curricula for 21st Century Education through a framework titled 'Learning 221 – Learning for the second decade of the 21st Century'. His current work and interests revolve around the development,delivery and promotion of educational products, processes and services that cater to the needs and interests of future learners. Especially noted for his efforts in leveraging Social Media for improving learning and bringing the 'traditionally banned' mobiles and handhelds in the classroom. Prof. Pant has been the Pro Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), a member of faculty at IIT Kanpur and MLNR Engineering College, Allahabad and a faculty member as well as a Visiting Professor at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada in his past roles.