Sundar Pichai Shares His Fascination From Digital India To Bollywood At IIT Kharagpur
By MEHER ONISA : 06-Jan-2017
WEST BENGAL: Pichai Sundararajan widely known as Sundar Pichai, is an Indian American business executive and Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc.
These days, Pichai is in India over his personal family trip. He visited his IIT-Kharagpur campus with 3,500 juvenile undergraduates who had flocked into joining the live bash hosted by Google on YouTube.
The industrial happening conducted in the campus was themed as 'A journey back to the past to inspire the future'.
SUNDAR PICHARI SHARES HIS SOLITARY SUCCESS MANTRA WITH THE SOPHOMORE IN THE AUDITORIUM-
PICHARI HAD A POOR PROGRESS REPORT CARD:
The famed entrepreneur disclosed how at IIT 1ST year he saw a C grade in one of his papers and had to exert hard to make up to the losses in the next three years. He inspired the students that examination results are not everything in an academic life, rather he persuaded them to cultivate their business acumen, aptitude and positive attitude for an enduring career.
PICHARI PLAYED WITH SLANGS IN HIS COLLEGE DAYS:
Pichari recollected how he picked up his language while studying at IITK. Unknowingly, he would quiet often used 'Abe Saale' in his speech as he presumed that it was a word locals generally use for calling each other.
THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF INDIA IS DEMANDING:
Pichari illustrated that the Indian academicians are supposed to adhere to the directives and dictums laid by the Ministry of education. He said that it is more imperative for the learners to delve into different challenges while pursuing their passions.
HE MET HIS BETTER HALF IN IIT-K CAMPUS:
Pichari admitted that he had found his soul mate Anjali at IITK. The whole college was aware that he had a crush on her secret love.
HIS INTERVIEW WITH GMAIL WAS ON THE APRIL FOOL’S DAY:
The present CEO of Google had recapitulated about the pleasant past when he had to attend his interview with Gmail scheduled on 1st of April. All his friends had thought it was an April Fool Prank. Moreover, he didn't know much about Google and its product offerings. However, he cleared his multiple rounds and excelled with his short preparation.
PICHARI AN ARDENT FAN OF DEEPIKA PADUKONE:
Yes. The ceo is passionate about the Bollywood and its blockbuster beauties. Deepika Padukone is his all time favourite starlet. He also had a crush over many of the flash back super stars in his times.
PICHARI PITCHES HIS LOVE FOR CRICKET:
The corporate figurehead of Google loved cricket from the beginning. He gets excited to see the phenomenal performance of Virat Kohli on the ground. While busy watching Tests and T20s, Pichari gets on to the DND, ‘Do Not Disturb’ mode.
PICHARI STRESSES ON SKILL DEVELOPMENT:
Pichari urged the future engineers to polish their technical, non technical and soft skill sets as it is crucial to be honed during the course of studies.
PICHARI’S DREAM FOR BUILDING DIGITAL INDIA:
Sundar even propagated on the Digital programme that would encourage small and med-size Indian enterprises to get online with the world. He said that India which has 1.5 billion population must focus on digitisation for competing with the MNCs.
NARAYAN MURTHY REMAINS IN PICHARI’S GOOD BOOKS:
While taking the example of Mr. Narayana Murthy, the founder of Infosys, Pichari said that he admires those who place India at the vanguard of the world.