Network Capital’s mission is to democratize inspiration and inspire peer mentoring across borders. On Teacher’s Day, we are delighted to welcome Dr. Vijay Kumar (Dean, Penn Engineering) to our global community. Dr. Kumar is the Dean of Penn Engineering, TED speaker and former Assistant Director at White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.

In this insightful and inspiring interview, Dr. Kumar reflects upon his leadership journey, finding purpose, role of mentors, evolving nature of educational institutions and future of jobs. It is a must-watch for every young professional aspiring to make a difference.


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