Atul Temurnikar: Making education smart and affordable

First of its kind, GIIS SMART Campus fits perfectly in a SMART nation Singapore. The man behind the campus, Atul Temurnikar, who also helms the GIIS's world of education with schools in Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, UAE, Vietnam, and India, describes his latest school as the one which has every conceivable feature you wished a school ever had.

The Co-founder and Chairman of GIIS (Global Indian International School) is obsessed with giving Indians abroad the best education at an affordable price. Watch Atul Temurnikar, the corporate honcho-turned-successful educationist, in conversation with Punam Sharrma in our @work section.


Kareyst Lin
Kareyst Lin – Senior Correspondent

Kareyst has experience in writing about B2B technology for Computerworld Singapore, MIS Asia and CIO Asia; and on government technology for GCIO Asia. Her pet areas are artificial intelligence, Internet of Things and smart cities - these are fueled by her obsession with sci-fi movies and philosophy of mind. An active Yoga practitioner and cat lover, with a background in Indian philosophy, subaltern and diaspora studies.


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