The appointment of an advisory committee has been announced for the cyber safety awareness campaign (#HSIWeek2022), which will run from December 1 to 7, 2022.
Objective: The Advocacy and Communication Committee will be tasked with bringing new ways, and ideas to spread best practices for the overarching mission of a Happier and Safer Internet for all (HSI). It is spreading awareness messages and activities by implementing them in the connected network of organizations.
Together with NexSchools and its founder, Mradula Singh, the International Advisory and Advocacy Committee’s members will amplify voices for the Happier and Safer Internet for all campaign. Happier and Safer Internet for All is the world's first initiative to commemorate Cyber Safety Awareness, devoting the first week of December in 2022 to raising awareness, understanding, and building coalitions for cyber safety and media literacy among citizens and society.
The rich experience of each member will help in making further progress towards the organisation’s mission of creating a better world through education, skills, and knowledge for the new information age.
They bring diverse knowledge and insights into the current and emerging challenges and opportunities facing globally in the new connected wired world.
They are leaders and experts in the areas of academia, cyber law, industry, education, media and online safety youth organizations from India, Philippines, Peru, South Korea and USA
They are committed to help improve high-quality of educational resources, ideas and innovative best practices to mitigate the risks and preparing the young people in thriving through internet.
Schools and educational institutions are pillars for laying foundation for the children and youth to thrive with new wired wo They bring diverse knowledge and insights into the current and emerging challenges and opportunities facing the global community in the new connected, wired world.
They are leaders and experts in the areas of academia, cyber law, industry, education, media, and online safety for youth organisations from India, the Philippines, Peru, South Korea, and USA.
They are dedicated to improving the quality of educational resources, ideas, and innovative best practises in order to mitigate risks and prepare young people to thrive on the internet. Schools and educational institutions are pillars for laying foundation for the children and youth to thrive in the new wired world.
"We are honoured to welcome our respected Advisory and Advocacy Committee members. They contribute a richness of knowledge, a variety of viewpoints, and complementing global perspectives on practise, policy, and research in education. Above all, they are firm in their conviction that the internet and new media have the power to improve the lives of our children and young people, remarked NexSchools' founder, Mradula Singh.
International Advisory and Advocacy Committee Members
Dr. Anubhuti Yadav
Indian Institute of Mass Communication,
She is currently heading the department of New Media and Advertising and Public Relations at Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi, and she is an active promoter of Media Literacy at international organisations and national bodies.
Dr. Sapna Yadav,Sr. Lecturer / Project Director Entrepreneurship Mindset Curriculum, State Council of Educational Research and Training, Delhi , India
Dr. S.Dinesh Babu
Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr) & Vice Chair (Collaboration and Project Development) in Dept. of Visual Media and Communication at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi Campus
Advocate (Dr.) Prashant Mali
He is a renowned International Cyber & Privacy Lawyer, Policy thought leader, Researcher, a Published Author and a TV Personality . His noted suggestions to The IT Act,2000 amendments and The Data Protection Act are also implemented in the new amendments . He has fortune 500 companies, HNI's, celebrities and Governmental agencies as his clients whom he advices or represents them in various courts. He is a Author of 6 books and 16 research papers. One of his book is official text book for LLM, MTech, BE Computers and MBA course of SPPU, DU and Mumbai University.
Global Communications and Content Specialist
He is a seasoned professional who has spent more than ten years in the financial services field and who recently branched out into STEM education. He supports and has been a judge for the NexSchools Lil Bloggers Contest 2021 and advocates online safety.
Jennifer Josephine Emily Mabanta-Fenomeno,
Communication Foundation for Asia,
She is heading a non-profit organisation and is a pioneer in development communication. She has received awards for films and stories. She is a producer of "Change the World One Story At A Time. She is a part of several local and international media organisations and has spoken on various themes about cyber wellness, social media ethics, and the like.
Manuel-Antonio Monteagudo Gauvrit,
A Mí No Me La Hacen, Peru
He is a French-Peruvian filmmaker and journalist. He is the founder and coordinator of A Mí No Me La Hacen, Peru's first Media and Information Literacy association.
Mr. N.M. Bhatia.
Haryana State President of Brijbhoomi Foundation for popularising Vedic Education. State Commissioner of Delhi and NCR of Shanti Dham Foundation.
Global Executive Core Committee Member of Global Educators Fraternity.
Hons. In Physics and Mathematics, Post Graduate in Commerce and MBA in P&A is an Alumni of IIM Ahmedabad. Member Advisory Board, and Director Academics in manya schools.
Honoured with Acarya Chanakya Award, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Award and by Bhartiya Shiksha Mandal for outstanding contribution in the field of Education. Nominated by Haryan State for National Teacher Award and also honoured by Delhi State with Outstanding Teacher Award. Sculptors Bhavishya Ke Shilpkar Award 2020. Dr. S.Radhakrishnan Award.
Conducted various Training Programmes for the teachers in India and abroad. Inspected about 100 premier schools from Delhi and Gurgaon for the rating of schools by Hindustan Times. Regular columnist for H.T. on Parenting Tips.
Worked for CBSE, Delhi for number of confidential assignments such as Question Paper Setter, Moderator, on Expert Committee to review Question Paper and Marking Scheme, Inspection of schools for Affiliation. Worked on Managing Committee and Governing body of number of Educational Institutions. Worked for NCERT and CBSE on Subject Committee for subject Commerce.
Dr. Rupali Dhamdhere,
Trinity International School
She is a dynamic and phenomenal principal who knows how to lead difficult, but critically important situations, goes beyond the day-to-day demands of her position to create an exceptional educational environment. With 7 years of experience in banking and 20 years in the education sector, from teacher to principal, she has moulded her leadership style for teamwork, efficiency, and the work ethic to "keep getting better." Her formal teaching experience dates back about 20 years, but her academic preparation dates back much further. She holds a Masters Diploma in Journalism and Communication (MDJC) from Symbiosis, a Bachelor of Education from the University of Pune, a Master of Science from the University of Sikkim, and a Ph.D. from the University of Tonga in Analytical Study of Teaching Pedagogy. To her credit, she has been recognised and awarded with the Indian Humanitarian Award 2020, the 50 Most Influential Principals of India in 2019, the Best Principal Award 2019 for her contribution to Swacchh Bharat Abhiyaan, and many more... She actively promotes a passion for learning by collaborating on interstate and national workshops, speaking at conferences, and serving on committees to innovate strategic educational answers. She researches and publishes educational strategies and even hosts multiple collaborative pieces of training and workshops for numerous organizations including the CBSE board.
Mr Rajkumar Jalan
MD & CEO Pan India Internet Pvt Ltd.
Pan India Internet Pvt. Ltd. is one of his ventures; he is a serial entrepreneur with businesses in diverse industries. He launched India's largest network of nearly 475 portals and websites covering all states and union territories in 2000, as well as the first edu news portal and exam results portal.
Today, he is on a mission to change the landscape for small business owners with an affordable online presence in India with www.IndiaOnline.in