IET CLN & YP AWARDS 2016 – 17

Start: 10-07-2017


The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Chennai Local Network (CLN) has been regularly awarding the best performing Faculties and Professional Members for their outstanding contribution in Teaching and the Young Professionals in their Academics and other activities. The Award Function of the IET CLN and YP Awards 2016 - 17 was held at the Gateway Hotel, Chennai on Saturday, 7th October 2017. The function was presided over by Dr. S. S. Sridhar, Chairman of IET CLN.

The Chief Guests of the evening were Capt. N. Rameshwar Ravi and Mr. M. Senthil Kumar. Capt. Ravi is the recipient of Vishisht Seva Medal for his work with the SONAR in the Indian Navy. He is the former chairman of IET CLN and has many more achievements. He briefed the guests on the different types of submarines and its functioning. Mr. M. Senthil Kumar is the Chief Information Security Officer and Deputy General Manager- Information System and Security at Rane Corp and Data Center. He enlightened the crowd with the security threats and preventive measures to be taken in today’s world.

Four Students from SRM University, Vadapalani Campus was given the awards this year in the following Categories. IET YP Trendsetter of the Year Award (Vivek Ram Vasan, Final Year, ECE Dept, Chairman, IET SRMU VDP) IET YP Leadership Award (Athira Krishnan, Final Year, CSE Dept, Vice Chairman, IET SRMU VDP) IET YP Activity Award (Govindu Sree Harsha, Final Year, ECE Dept, Secretary, IET SRMU VDP) IET YP Academic Performance Award (Jeevan Reddy, Final Year, ECE Dept, Joint Secretary, IET SRMU VDP)

It was indeed a proud moment that the IET Student Chapter of SRM University, Vadapalani Campus received the Best Chapter Award in the IET Chennai Local Network for the year 2016 – 17.