3rd edition of Technical Summit

Start: 13-07-2018

About the Technical Summit:

The summit intends to focus on the essentials of innovation and develop a market space within which the system can unlock new forms of values and break the traditional boundaries to achieve novelty. The central theme of the summit is “Young Innovation”, through which the summit plans to define clear roles for propelling the innovation agenda and aims to foster a learning group for a holistic advancement.

Being an ocean of opportunities for learning, the event will be graced by the presence of representatives of the technical/managerial festivals of SRM Institute of Science and Technology, IIT Madras, IIT Tirupati, NIIT, Bharti Vidyapeeth COEP, NIT Calicut, NIT Surathkal, NIT Trichy, NIT Nagpur, PSIT Kanpur, NIT Raipur, Apollo Institute, Manipal Institute of Technology, Parul University to name a few.

About the guests:

Dr. Atul Gurtu (Lead of the Indian Team to CERN experiment at LHC)

He is a leading high energy physicist in India who has participated in numerous experimental projects in collaboration with CERN, Geneva from 1969 to 2011.

Dr. Rakesh Agrawal (Professor, Purdue University, recipient of National Medal of Technology and Innovation in 2011 and the IRI Achievement Award in 2007)

His technical contributions towards improving the energy efficiency of separation plants producing industrial gases such as O2 and N2 from the air, and in the general area of gas liquefaction and separation, has led to 116 US patents and 500 international patents along with several peer-reviewed publications.

Dr. R. K . Sinha (Former Secretary to the Government of India and Chairman of AEC, Former Director, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre)

He has been actively involved in the development of Advanced Heavy Water Reactor (AHWR) and Compact High Temperature Reactor (CHTR), two of the highly acknowledged technological innovations which are suitable for large scale deployment of nuclear power, particularly in the Indian scenario.

Mr. Sonam Wangchuk (founding director of the Students' Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh)

He is also known for designing the SECMOL campus that runs on solar energy and uses no fossil fuels for cooking, lighting or heating.

Dr. J. Daniel Chellappa an Indian Nuclear Scientist with Department of Atomic Energy and Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Chennai.

He is now serving as the Assistant Director of the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Chennai.

Time: 10:00 AM

Venue: Mini Hall II, T.P Ganesan Auditorium