Dr. Hegde is an Electronics and telecommunications engineer by qualification, carries a large experience in providing consultation to educational institutions on using ICT to deliver quality education to the students of many Institutions through his company – Creative Infotech.
Dr. Hegde is a visionary, with the dream to see every child becoming academically strong, physically fit, emotionally intelligent, socially active, and spiritually connected. He emphasises on integrating technology into the field of education. He strives to see that every student is equipped with 21st century skills – Communication, Collaboration, Critical-Thinking and Creativity, in addition to knowledge of cutting-edge technologies that would prevail in the coming decades. He is a firm believer that this prepares the child for a successful career and life.
He has profound knowledge on various curriculums across the globe, which has helped him to blend world leading teaching/learning methodologies into institutions of Indian curriculum.
One of his prominent achievements is signing a memorandum of understanding with Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) for providing end to end technological solutions and conducting professional development for its faculties.
His abilities as a consultant do not limit to Apple, but are extended to companies like Adobe, Parallel Campus and Ruckus wireless for providing holistic and infrastructural solutions to KG, K-12 and higher educational institutions.
Under his leadership Creative Infotech has been recognized by Apple Inc. as Apple Solution Expert for education in the year 2008 and has been awarded Apple Authorized Training Centre status
He has to his credit the Award for “Digital educator of the year” in the year 2016 by a leading Management Institution. This was awarded by Mr. Naryana Murthy of M/s Infosys. Dr. Hegde was awarded this for his work with Visveshwaraiah Technological University (VTU) for setting up the first Apple Centre of Excellence in India through his company Creative Infotech
He has been awarded Doctorate for his research and contribution made in using technology to deliver education by a leading International university. He is a dynamic leader with history of success in Ed- Tech leadership, Strategic planning, Process Mapping, Public Speaking, Team building, Mentoring, Curriculum development, and Training.