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Avnita Bir

Avnita Bir is an economist and the Director-Principal of the R. N. Podar School in Mumbai. She has worked in the Indian education system for more than 15 years. She has won awards including the EQFI India Education Awards 2008 for Excellence in Education from the Education Quality Foundation of India and Educational Leadership Award in 2011 by ICS. In 2016, acknowledging the pivotal role she played in the fields of Technology and Education, she has been appointed as a member in the advisory board of Google's Global.Edu a global initiative to bring on-board various leaders, educators, teachers and students for transforming the education. She co-authored two books on economics.

She will be joining us for a panel discussion on Women Empowerment at DSLFX!