Extramarks Looks to Merge Education, Entertainment and Inspiration with 'Weekender’
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | January 12, 2022 | News
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Education technology company Extramarks will host the inaugural edition of a two-day learning and recreational festival 'Extramarks Weekender' on 15 and 16 January 2022.
The festival, which will be hosted virtually in the first edition from 12 to 4 pm on both days, will feature learning and education zones, group counselling sessions and a live classroom by Extramarks, workshops and talks, as well as interactive games, entertainment and a lifestyle pop-up market.
The event lineup includes Neha Dhupia, Soha Ali Khan, Tahira Kashyap Khurrana, and Mithali Raj, among others, who will share their experiences on parenting, following one's passion, empowering children, mental health and other topics.
According to the host company, Extramarks Weekender aims to bring together education, entertainment and inspiration through notable impact creators, storytellers, and inspiring achievers from various domains to discuss topics such as investing early, nutrition, mental health, parenting, creativity, photography, music, entrepreneurship, fitness and public speaking. It will also address topics like mental health, time management and nutrition consciousness.
Neha Mishra, Vice President – Marketing (Experiences), Extramarks Education, said, “With the EM Weekender, we’re bringing together the most-loved influencers and personalities to spark conversations that are not just educational but also inspiring for teachers, parents and students. EM Weekender encourages students and parents to take some time off and experience the joy of knowledge through music, art, storytelling, and much more. The fest will be a guiding beacon that helps every attendee rediscover the joy of learning, one exciting virtual session at a time.”
The ‘Extramarks Weekender’ is open to all. Registrations can be done here.
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