Jamiaets Global- Iftar cum dinner 24.06.16During an iftar cum dinner program hosted by Jamiaets Global- An Alumni forum of Jamia millia islamia on 24th June 2016 at Dubai Grand Hotel-Dubai, JG has announce the launch of Alumni web portal powered by AlmaConnect the largest alumni based service provider in south east Asia.
Jamiaets Global, the first overseas Alumni Forum of Jamia Millia Islamia was formed in 1994 has started many initiatives for the benefits of Alma mater to its fold.
It flourished and successfully brought alumni together and encouraged alumni worldwide to initiate local chapters.
The current unique initiatives of web portal part of JG’s commitment to create a platform to knit not only JMI alumni but faculties & students of Jamia Millia Islamia in one go.
The web portal has following main features for the benefit of JMI alumni,
• Maintain & download of alumni database.
• Options for alumni, faculty & students to sign up.
• Invitation system to become member.
• Identity verification during sign up through Linkedin & Facebook.
• Profile Management of Alumni/ Faculty.
• User Directory (Browse/Search feature).
• Sharing of Information between alumni, faculties & University.
• Commenting, like and other basic social networking options available.
• Events: An event can be created and invitations can be sent.
• Private Message: A user can send / receive private message.
• Groups feature available for academic/ knowledge sharing & mentorship purpose.
• Memories: Collaboration of pictures. People can request other and upload pictures of events that happened during college in the past.
• Employment: The portal will connect employers & jobseekers, all JMI alumni together.
The initiative of web portal has backing of many senior jamiaets and Prof. Talat Ahmad, vice chancellor of JMI, excerpts of his message was,
The program was attended by more than 200 alumni (Engineers, Businessman, sales & marketing professionals, Architects etc) with their families & they were delighted to meet & interact with fellow jamiaets.
As continuous efforts of JG towards education of less fortunate back home, An appeal was made to come forward & join hands with EDUCAID (the organization works to provide education to financially weaker section of society).
The core committee & founding members of Jamiaets Global, Zubair Irshad, Zakir Ataur Rehman, Gheyasuddin Azmi & Muzaffar Ali beg greeted the gathering and talk about many initiative that JG has to take for the Jamiaets in the region & worldwide.
Following are the moments captured. Screen shot of launched web portal