The Mechanical Engineering Department of I.T.S Engineering College, Greater Noida successfully inaugurated the 3rd International Conference on Advancements and Recent Innovations in Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering (ARIMPIE-2017) on April 21, 2017 in the Sardar Patel Auditorium of the college. The ceremony was marked by the presence of Chief Guest Prof. A.P. Mittal, Member Secretary, AICTE New Delhi, Guest of Honour Mr. H.R.P Yadav , Director HQ Cell, Institution of Engineers (India), Director Public Relation, ITS Engineering College, Mr. Surender Sood, Director Dr. Vinet Kansal, Dean Academic Administration Dr. Gagan Deep Arora, Conference Chair, Dr. Sanjay Yadav. The conference organizing committee members, distinguished invited speakers from academia & industry, head & respective faculty members from various departments, staff and students of the institute also graced the occasion. The Mechanical Engineering Department is consecutively organizing its third international conference with the prime objective to bring on a single platform the different persons from academics and industry to have a panel discussion on the recent advancements and innovations achieved in Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering areas.
The session began with the lamp lighting and Saraswati Vandana. Institute Director, Dr. Vineet Kansal addressed the gathering emphasizing on the need to have such events and describing its relevance to the researchers in academics and industry. He highlighted that interdisciplinary approach in academic arena is the need of hour and the Industry and academia must adopt an integrated approach for the effective utilization of innovative practices. Conference Chair, Dr. Sanjay Yadav described the theme of the conference. He informed that total 75 research papers from IITs, NITs, CSIR Labs and other central and state government universities and Industries will be presented during these two days in eight technical sessions. This conference has been a positive platform to meet the current requirements of the exchange of research information to foster the exchange of ideas, enhancing teaching methods and curriculum, and providing prime networking opportunities for engineering and technology education stakeholders.
The Chief Guest Prof. A.P. Mittal congratulated the organizing committee for the initiative to develop innovative thinking among the young engineers for the benefit of the society. He appraised the initiative of I.T.S Engineering College in organizing such events and admitted that interaction of industry with academics is very important in obtaining an overall growth of both the sectors. The Guest of Honour Mr. H.R.P Yadav discussed the scope of innovations in Mechanical Engineering through interdisciplinary research. Dr. V.K.Jain (Retired Prof) from IIT Kanpur and Prof. Vinod Yadava from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad emphasized the need of adopting the recent advancements as per the Indian perspectives.
Organizing secretary of the event Dr. Sanjay Mishra and Mr. Manvendra Yadav presented vote of thanks to all the invited dignitaries and sponsors of the event. Gratitude was also extended to all the faculty members and supporting staff who worked tirelessly to make the event successful.