SPSU has initiated an Annual Lecture Series in the Memory of our Founder Chancellor Late Shri Yadupati Singhania. Dr. Deepak Khazanchi, Dean, University of Nebraska at Umaha (UNO), USA delivered the inaugural lecture on ‘Preparing for NeXt Generation Work Skills: Reflections on the Future of University Education’ on September 15, 2020. Dr. Khazanchi in his lecture highlighted the challenges we face in the society (eg. Covid-19) and particularly in higher education and stressed on the future beyond the Covid-19 pandemic by exploring the emergent transformation of University education in the world. He discussed various models for University education and emphasized some important best practices for integrating e-learning in traditional models.