Rain Water Harvesting is now one of the most important process that has to be implemented. Water Harvesting Awareness programme is an initiative for the improvement of ground water. Info Institute of Engineering joined hands with SS Kulam Panchayat and organized a rally from Kovilpalayam Panchayat office to spread the cause in and around Kovilpalayam. Around 300 members participated, and it was a successful programme. “If you are aware, you speak with awareness. It flows from the inner being towards others”. It is important to prevent wastage of groundwater by making our green planet know the cause and effect of rain water harvesting. The public were made aware of the importance and the methods to implement it.
The Management of Info Institute of Engineering joined hands with the Inner Wheel Club in India and conducted an awareness programme on Organ Donation on 13.08.14 at 3.30pm. The purpose of the programme was to increase awareness of the need for more organ, eye and tissue donors among the staff members and students. The Resource person of the day was Dr. Sivakumar, Head Department of Critical Care Medicine, KMCH, Coimbatore. The Chief Guest of the day was Dr. Karuna, Trustee- IIE, Chairman IMA Coimbatore. The program was initiated by Rtn. Dr. Chitra Manohar, Secretary, Info Institute of Engineering. She welcomed the gathering and enumerated the importance of the day. Dr. Sivakumar presented the accurate donation messages encouraging donor registration and promoting healthy living and disease prevention to decrease the need for transplantation. Dr. Karuna quoted incidents and scenarios related to organ donation. Rtn. Gunasegharan, Community Service Director – RC Coimbatore, the President and the Secretary of Inner wheel club Ms. Trupti Parikh and Ms. Harshidtha Vagadia and few other Inner Wheel Club members were present during the program. The awareness program gave insights on the ability of transplantation to extend and enhance life.
Guest Lecture on “Construction management” was organized by the Placement Cell of INFO on 06.09.2014. Mr. John, General Manger Rakindo Developers, Pvt Ltd delivered the lecture on Construction management. He focused on how to manage a project as an engineer and the factors involved in a project. He stressed the importance of Civil engineers to be proactive in a project as every project will have uncertainties. The session was very interactive. Before concluding the talk he explained the role of a Civil engineer in our society.
This session is an industry-institute-connect to bring exposure to industrial recruitment process and current scenario at industry. The resource person Mr.Vivek Prasanth .R – IBM – Chennai, addressed more on the skills required by the students to survive in the IT industry and related a lot of examples from his own work experience. He stressed upon various domains which have wide openings for students and also informed them about the value of studying a global certification and completing it.
The Department of Information Technology has organized a seminar on “Search Engine optimization (SEO)”. Mr. V.Ajay, CEO-Superfact was the resource person. More than seventy students participated in the seminar held on 07.08.2014.At the end of Seminar students got an idea about SEO and its application in Real time.
The Department of Information Technology has organized a seminar on “Basics of computer Networking and its features”. Ms.PADMASREE RAO and Ms. A.DIVYA MARTINA MARY from Maznet Solutions were the resource persons. More than hundred students participated in the seminar held on 09.08.2014.As a result it was observed that the students got a knowledge about basic networking concepts like IP addressing, Routing, etc.
Networking Workshop followed by a competition under the banner India’s Biggest Networking Championship 2015 by IIT, Delhi was held on August 22nd and 23rd in our college. The workshop started with all the 120 participants of various colleges assembled in the PG lab of Mechanical Block at 9:00 AM. The workshop was inaugurated with the presence of our secretary Dr.Chitra Manohar and the two trainers from iMedata. Our secretary welcomed the participants and the trainers for the workshop. She spoke on the importance of networking and conveyed her wishes to the participants to win the championship. Session was then handed over to the trainers; they started with the structured syllabus of the workshop. They moved on to the topics starting with the theory session using the electronic presentations. The explanation was based on the real-time examples. Following the practical session in the afternoon, they started with the 1st round of the competition. The 1st round of competition was based on the practical session with a topology to be built by the students in teams. Based on certain criteria the teams were selected for the second round of the competition. The second round of competition was based on the theory questions. The participants need to answer 7 questions. The papers were evaluated and the 4 participants were selected for the final round of competition which is to be held in IIT, Delhi during the month of March 2015. The zonal winners are Nithya Shree.P (4th IT), Pooja S Bhat (3rd CSE), Sowmyalaxmi (3rd CSE), Swaroop Kumar (2nd ECE, Jansons Institute of Engineering).
The 8th Orientation programme for the first year B.E, B.Tech students was held on 6th August,2014. Thiru. K. Gnanasambandan was the motivational speaker of the day. He congratulated the students and parents for choosing the right platform at Info. He listed out the importance of education and the added responsibilities of the students to the society at large. One of the messages he gave the students was the gift of getting good teachers. Knowledge is what everyone should be going after and the persons who impart that to them are to be considered as deities. He concluded his speech by making them realize that they can do great things to the world with the education they get here. Being a successful Tamil orator, he won the hearts of the crowd, with his references to works in Tamil literature and mythology.
The day began with the lighting of the lamp by the Trustees and the Guests. Dr.Chitra Manohar, the Secretary of Info, enumerated the successful path through which the college has traversed and briefed on the image of being a perfect professional. The Chairman Shri. P. Arumugam delivered the presidential address and the Principal in-charge Dr. Sunil Gangolli welcomed the majestic gathering. The day ended with the vote of thanks proposed by Dr. P . Uma Maheshwari, HOD, Dept. of CSE.
The Women Empowerment Cell of Info Institute of Engineering joined hands with the Inner Wheel Club In INDIA to conduct awareness programme on “Breast Feeding” on 02.08.2014 (11.am) at Info Institute of Engineering. World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is an annual celebration which is being held every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 120 countries. The objective of Inner Wheel Club is to promote true Friendship, to encourage the ideals of Personal Service, to foster International understanding. The resource people for the day were Dr. Sridharan Iyyar Rotarian and Rtd. Dentist and Dr. Annapoorani from Rao Hospital, Coimbatore. The programme was initiated by our Secretary Dr. Chitra Manohar. Dr. Sridharan Iyyar presented the benefits of breast feeding and Dr. Annapoorani highlighted the safety measures for women during life time and pregnancy. The President of Inner Wheel Club Ms. Trupti Parikh and Secretary of Inner Wheel Club Ms. Harshidtha Vagadia and few other Inner Wheel Club members where present during the programme. The programme was organized by Dr. Uma Maheshwari HOD/CSE & WPC Coordinator and WPC Members.
Department of Mechanical Engineering arranged a guest lecture on 05.07.2014. Mr. R.Santhosh Kumar, General Manager – Marketing and Mr.S.Srinivasa Moorthy, CADD Centre, Coimbatore delivered a lecture on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering” with special emphasis on product lifecycle management. The second year Mechanical Engineering students were benefitted.