JK Lakshmipat University organised an expert session on “Opportunities in Building a New Institute: Some Insights from IIT Gandhinagar” by eminent speaker Padma Shri Prof. Sudhir Jain, Director, IIT Gandhinagar on 4th Sep ‘21 at JKLU’s IM Amphitheatre, which was attended by faculty of all institutes at JKLU. Dr. Sanjay Goel, Director-IET welcomed Prof. Jain and introduced him to the audience. Prof. Jain is a highly distinguished higher education leader, engineering researcher and an excellent orator with many innovative and transformative ideas. In his interactive session, Dr. Jain discussed Education, Purpose of Life, Motivation to achieve the purpose or goal and Developing capabilities to achieve the goal. He emphasized on the factors which make a University great. Using the example of IIT Gandhinagar and other renowned top International Universities, he profoundly shared his views on the importance of a culture with great values, ethics, authenticity, loyalty, and positive attitude of all stakeholders, which take a University forward. The session was highly insightful, thought provoking, and motivational. It ended with a vote of thanks and presenting a memento to Dr. Jain for sparing his valuable time.