National Conference on Innovative Trends in Engineering Technology concludes at GCET Jammu – India Education Diary

JAMMU: The 8th National Conference and Exhibition on Emerging and Innovative Trends in Engineering Technology (NCEEITET) organized by Govt. College of Engineering & Technology (GCET), Jammu inside technical collaboration with Indian Institute associated with Technology, Kharagpur and in association with Consortium of Universities concluded today at GCET Jammu.

Hon’ble Lieutenant Governor, Union Territory associated with J& K Sh. Manoj Sinha graced the inaugural function of the said event.

The Conference was aimed to provide a common platform to academicians, researchers, students & industry professionals to interact and deliberate upon latest trends and advancements in technology, research avenues and business requirements, so as to raise the academic standards; build collaborative alliances plus above all provided much needed exposure to the particular students of different engineering colleges across J& K. It provided an ideal opportunity in order to the students/ industry/ start-ups to display their working models/ projects/Business plans/ State-of–the Art technologies/ achievements

Two days programme of the conference consisted of technical sessions, invited & plenary talks from eminent personalities, researchers and industry professionals. In addition to this, a workshop plus the display of exhibits by CPSUs/PSUs were also the highlights of the events.

The particular eminent speaker Prof. R. S Bharj, NIT Jalandhar delivered an invited talk on Employment Generation through Startups – How and Why wherein he urged youth to develop a good entrepreneurial mindset and called upon them in order to find alternatives to public sector jobs by setting up their own business ventures.

Parveen Kumar Abrol, GM-Operations, TA Executive and innovation Ambassador plus Entrepreneurship Coach delivered expert talk on Engineering Value Creation via Entrepreneurship centered around maintaining ethical and professional values in their entrepreneurial journey.

The reputed industries/companies viz; PGCIL, NHPC, CVPPL, NTPC, PFC, JKSPDC, NIELET, BSNL, Tata Power, J& K Bank, IDFC Bank and many others participated and displayed their exhibits showcasing the particular evolving technologies within their respective fields.

During the interactive sessions with the students, the company representatives, Rajiv Pharlia, CGM, PFC Ltd and Er. P. C Tiwari, Ajmer Discom enlightened them along with the latest scientific innovations plus technological developments.

Principal, GCET Dr . Sameru Sharma awarded certificates and trophies for Best Paper Presentations/Best Models/Best Project plus Best innovative Idea in the presence associated with Heads of various departments, Senior Faculty, Registrar and Coordinators of the Conference. The particular first prize in the particular working model category has been bagged by UIET, Kurukshetra whereas in Innovative idea category SKUAST Kashmir clinched first position. Best papers were furthermore awarded inside different technical sessions.

Emergeny room. Sheetal Gandotra Coordinator from the event presented the formal vote of thanks.