Best Professor in Entrepreneurial Leadership Award
Viswanathan is a professor of business administration and Diane and Steven N. Miller Professor in Business.
The World Education Congress was held in Mumbai with a focus on influencing deep systemic change in the evolving culture of global education and pedagogy. Viswanathan was identified as a role model and an agent of change. The field team of the Subsistence Marketplaces Initiative who attended the event were R. Venkatesan, S. Sudhakar, K. Vijayakumar, and Jagat Mehta. The World Education Congress was attended by senior leaders, top educational institutes from America, Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and other parts of the world.