Prof. A.P Arora, Professor at MDI, Gurgaon delivered a talk
on CRM on 2nd February. He spoke on the importance of CRM
in today's business environment and its growing impact in
The institute was wrapped in a cloud of grief on the sad demise of Ms. Megha Goel, a student of B.Tech (EC) Fourth Semester on 2nd February.She was ill and under treatment. A condolence meeting and candle light ceremony was organized to pray to the almighty to grant peace to the departed soul.
SPICMACAY and IIITA Program
To promote the Indian Classical Music & Culture in Indian
Youth, SPICMACAY and IIITA presented a program on 3
February in which Artist Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt - A Mohan
Veena Exponent was invited. The audience was mesmerized by
his expertise in Mohan Veena.
Saraswati Puja held at IIITA
On the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchmi,Saraswati Puja
was organized at the Institute’s Guest House. Staff members
with their families and students marked this puja with their
National Science Day Celebrations
National Science Day was celebrated on 28th February to commemorate the discovery of the famous Raman Effect. Science talk on "The Life Information” by Dr. Pavan Chakraborty was made.
the Dance Club successfully organized this year’s first
event the Dance Party on 2nd March. The students
had a break from the daily schedule and enjoyed the event.
Prizes for best dressed female, best dressed male and paper
dance were announced.
Visit and lecture by Mr.
Sumeet Rajawade, Technical, Director, Rediff.com
Mr. Sumeet Rajawade,
Technical, Director, Rediff.com, Mumbai visited IIITA on 8th
March 2008 to explore the possibility of R&D Collaboration
with IIITA. He also delivered a lecture in this regard.
Schools/Workshops (March 2008-July 2008)
Two days Summer School Program on
Information Security was organized on 29th and 30th
March. The Chief Guest for the inaugural ceremony was the
Chairman cum Managing Director of Sysman Pvt Ltd. The
workshop is designed to make the up coming graduate
understand the area of information security along with the
necessary information for them to make their career in the
field. Workshops on
Development in Robotics & Embedded System,
Management of R & D Projects,
and International Workshop on Next Generation Wireless
Networks will be conducted in the
Guest Lecture by Professor
M.Akbar from IIM-L.
Prof. M. Akbar, Professor in
Strategic Management from IIM-Lucknow delivered a talk on
"Creating Value through Collaborations" on 30th March.
First Inter batch debate
The Literary Club organized
the first Inter Batch Debate on 6th April. 5 Teams from
various batches participated. The judge for the event was
Dr. Shekhar Verma, a faculty member of IIITA. The topic for
the same was: “Has Feminism done more harm than good to the
After the successful
commencement of Antakshari for faculty members it was time
the students geared up to strike a chord. The students
pulled their selves from the monotonic schedule and
enthusiastically participated in the event.