Surya Prakash Mohapatra


Surya Prakash Mohapatra, is the Global Head- Talent Transformation at Wipro BPS. He has over 20 years of experience in various leadership roles in several leading IT and ITES organizations. Surya speaks regularly in various national and international forums on topics related to HR, Learning and Development, Learning Technologies, Social and Community Learning, Corporate Culture and Spirituality. His articles have been published in various journals and magazines in India and abroad. Recently World HRD Congress recognized Surya as one of the 25 Most Talented Global Training & Development Leaders.

Articles by Surya Prakash Mohapatra

Recently, I was a speaker at a panel discussion organized by a premier B-School. The moderator of the panel discussion asked me how my organization is dealing with the challenge of managing millennials. Pat came my response, “Do we need to manage millennials? Do we see the presence of millennials in our organizations as a challenge?” The moderator clearly didn’t anticipate this response and was visibly off-track for a few minutes before gaining the momentum back.

March 15, 2017

How is the learning landscape of the workforce changing?

There are five trends reshaping the learning landscape today. Let’s take a closer look at them.

March 10, 2017

In October this year, I attended the HR Tech World Congress as a Speaker and Moderator in their Learning Track. The organizers had requested me to speak on Big Data and how it can be leveraged in the Learning and Development space.

While interacting with the delegates at the conference, my earlier notion of Big Data being a black box to L&D practitioners just got further reinforced. While most of them were aware that Big Data is going to change the way people learn, many didn’t know how to deal with this new phenomenon. This discovery prompted me into writing this blog.

March 10, 2017