Abhigyan, a national level technical symposium was conducted by the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department as part of Electrum club at SRMIST, Vadapalani. The department takes the initiatives to encourage the spirit of science and technology. It serves as a platform for students to showcase their talents and their interests towards technology. This year,Abhigyan’ 18 was conducted recently. Students from various colleges participated in this symposium.
The inaugural function Abhigyan’18 was privileged by the presence of Mr. Tata Sudhakar , Scientist ‘F’ ,NIOT and Chairman ,IETE(Chennai center ) as a chief guest and the guest of honor Mr. R. Selvakumaresan, Head , Industrial Analytics and IoT ,TCS. Dr. C. Gomathy welcomed the gathering by quoting the Abhigyan’s motto “For the students by the students”. The guests of honor were felicitated by Dr. C. Gomathy, HOD, ECE dept. The chief guest was felicitated by Dr. K. Duraivelu, Dean (E&T). The report on Abhigyan’18 was given by Dr. Shirly Edward.
Mr. Tata Sudhakar encouraged the students to participate in Paper presentation as it improves one’s knowledge in one’s own field .He explained about the latest developments in ocean technology.
Mr. R. Selvakumaresan delivered an address on the role of engineers in solving day to day issues. He put forth the points as to how one can become a better engineer.
The inaugural function was concluded by vote of thanks given by J. Akash, student secretary of ELECTRUM club.