M Dasan memorial Co-operative Institute of Engineering and Information Technology (M-DIT),Ulliyeri in Kozhikode will organize Academia Industry meet; UP-2020 on 17,February. Minister for Industries EP Jayarajan will inagurate the event at 10 am. He will also lay the foundation stone for Industry Village,said M-DIT chairman M. Mehaboob in a press meet.
There will be a panel discussion on Challenges and Expectation in Avademia-Industry Collaboration.
APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Vice Chancellor Dr.M.S Rajasree (Academic perspective, Dr.M.Beena (Industry perspective) ,chairman Cochin Port Trust,NIT Director Dr.Shivaji Chakravarthy (Technology perspective),Technopark CEO Sasikumar PM (IT perspective) will participate.Kerala University Professor Dr.Achuth Sankar S Nair will moderate the session.
In the afternooon session P Moideen Kunhy (Chief Engineer,Southern Railway ,Chennai) Sunil Kanar (Former National Manager,HCL) willa speak on Civil Engineering.
Dr.TD Joe (Mechanical Engineering),KM Subhash (Electronics and Communication).P suresh Kumar will lead a session on Computer Science.
“The industry village will explore the opportunity to equip students in various profesions in the academic stage itself.The misssion of industry-academia collaboration is to nurture the skill in students during their learning period.”- M.Mehaboob.
M-DIT Institute principal Dr.Maheesan,secretary AK Mani,Dr.O.Ashokan were also present in the press meet.