Director - Experiential Leadership Institute
Presenting The 2020 Marina Ewald & Kurt Hahn Address
Vishwas Parchure has spent over 42 years in the field; 31 of which have been in incorporating, practicing & teaching, Experiential Education and Methodology in Classrooms, Corporate Organizations and Outdoor Education.
He introduced Experiential Education and its Practice in India in 1989; at a time when the methodology was almost unheard of in the country. After his initial introduction to Play for Peace in 1999 at the AEE International Conference; Vishwas spent the next 10 years introducing and training organizations to the Play for Peace model in South Africa, Middle East, Canada, USA, and the UK.
He currently owns the Experiential Leadership Institute in Pune (India) and consults with several Fortune 500 companies. He also teaches India’s only program on Experiential Education and Practice, since the past 10 years. His students are a strong and growing community of over a 1000+ Experiential Educators, integrating the methodology in their own fields of practice, in Education, Outdoor and Adventure, Corporate Training, Team Building, Not-for-Profit and Social sectors.
Always game for a hike in the Himalayas, an avid biker, occasional guitar strummer, and a wood carving enthusiast, you will often find him around a campfire, with a myriad of stories.
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