Meeting among DITT/MoIC, College of Science and Technology (CST) and TTPL was held on 6th September 2017

The objective of the meeting were as follows:

1. The Department held a meeting with the CST on 30th June, 2017 to discuss on the cubesat project and way forward to collaborate with CST in order to generate interest amongst faculty and students in the area. A follow up meeting with CST was conducted to present and discuss the action taken on the previous meeting, current status of the cubesat project, actions plans for the cubesat mission and collaboration proposals from CST on cubesat.

2.The Department is conducting mobile application competition among the college students as a part of innovation initiatives under the Department. This event is aimed at encouraging students to come with innovative ideas and solutions. The experience will also help college students get real world experience to help get them job ready.

3.The Department is conducting Startup weekend event from 27th-29th of October 2017. This event is aimed at encouraging aspiring entrepreneurs and youths to take up entrepreneurship as well as aimed at creating entrepreneurship ecosystem in the country. Therefore, a presentation was made to the students to prepare and excite them for the upcoming event. Further, the meeting also discussed logistical arrangement for the event as the event will be hosted at CST.