The International conclave on Generative AI and the Future of Education is co-organized by the Higher Education Department of the Government of Kerala and the Institute of Human Resources Development (IHRD)

Know about the Higher Education Department

A Principal Secretary to Government heads Department of Higher Education. Collegiate Education and Technical Education, also comes under this department. Directorate of Collegiate Education is the Government agency to make arrangements for starting new Government colleges, new courses and for payment of salary to the staff of aided colleges. Directorate of Technical Education is in charge of various institutions imparting technical education in the state including Engineering colleges, Polytechnics, College of Fine arts, Food craft institutes, Commercial Institutes, Technical high schools, Vocational Training Centres etc

The Higher Education Department aims to equip post- secondary education with new skills, a broad knowledge base and a wide range of competencies to enter a more complex and interdependent world.

The Government in Higher Education Department aims to convert Higher Education Institutions in the State into Centers of Excellence  and ensure quality education through Academic Excellence. The Department of Higher Education is responsible for the overall development of the basic infrastructure of Higher Education sector, both in terms of policy and planning. The Department looks after expansion of access and qualitative improvement in the Higher Education, through world class Universities, Colleges and other Institutions.

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Know about the Electronics & Information Technology Department

The Kerala government aims to create a knowledge society with sustainable growth, social harmony, and an improved quality of life. To achieve this vision the Government is implementing proactive measures while ensuring inclusivity for all sections of society. The department of Electronics & Information Technology Department encourages digitally privileged groups to participate actively, preventing marginalization of the less fortunate. The department employ ICT for transparent, efficient services and plan to use it strategically to revitalize and strengthen the state's primary, secondary, and tertiary sectors for economic growth.

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Know about the IHRD

Institute of Human Resources Development (IHRD) is an autonomous educational institution established by the Government of Kerala in 1987. The institute is registered under The Travancore – Cochin Literary, Scientific and Charitable societies registrations Act 12 of 1955. The management of the institute is vested with a Governing Body composed of with the Hon’ble Minister of Higher Education, Government of Kerala, as the Chairman and Chief Secretary to Government of Kerala as the Vice-Chairman.

Institute of Human Resources Development is dedicated to the scientific advancement, technological progress and economic growth of the country through human resources development. Based on the principle, "Think Globally and Act Locally" it endeavours to bring about the welfare of the nation. It endeavours to provide education and training of consistently high standard through innovative and versatile programmes suitable for the current and emerging needs of the community.

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