Faculty of Engineering, Pacific University organized 49th Engineers’ Day on 15th September 2016 on the theme of “Skill Development of Young Engineers to reform Core Sector”. The Chief Guest for the programme was Dr. Giriraj Nyati, COO, Secure Meters. Dr. Nyati delivered keynote speech and spoke on Latest and Emerging Technologies, and its importance in today’s world. He laid emphasis on how young engineers can contribute in fast moving Energy sector and research.
Prof. B. P. Sharma, President, Pacific University motivated students to think and innovate leading to entrepreneurship. He also spoke on economic growth of India and potential of fresh graduate engineer in this scenario. Ravi Soni, CEO, Obbserv shared his IIT Delhi experiences and urged students to be focused on skill development. He also talked about engineering education which is a great platform to learn technical skills and think differently to reach higher heights. Arjun Singh Yadav, IIT Delhi Alumni, running his own start-up on Simulations spoke about the skills required to be successful engineer and how strong network and latest tools can help them for better placements.
Piyush Javeria, Director, Faculty of Engineering, spoke on contribution of Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya to the society, Industry Ready Engineers, significance of Employability and thanked eminent speakers for guiding young engineers with their valuable thoughts.
There were two competitions organised on this occasion, Digital Drawing Competition and Power Point Presentation. Winners were Shantanu Sharma and Gokulesh Notiyal who were awarded with cash prize of Rs 1,000 and Rs 750 respectively.
The programme was coordinated by Deepak Vyas and Aakansha Kaushik.
Programme was graced by Rahul Agarwal, Secretary, Sharad Kothari, Registrar, Dr. Gajendra Purohit, Principal.