Prof.S.Gopalakrishna, Aerospace Engineering Dept., IISc & President of ISSS, Bengaluru, Sri Vasu - Chairman VVET® MLA-Chamaraja Constituency, Mysuru, Sri. Kaveesh Gowda V-Secretary VVET® Mysuru, Dr. M Ravishankar-Principal VVIET Mysuru, Principals, HODs and Faculties from various colleges were present for the Inaugural function.
Dr.Aatre spoke about "Smart Materials and Microsystems" where he mentioned how smart structures and microsystems can be developed for various applications by taking inspiration from the nature. He also enlightened students about the emerging trends in Smart structures & Microsystems and motivated them to make India, A technology generator than being technology followers by taking up projects in this field.
Sri Vasu, MLA Chamaraja Constiuency & Chairman VVET felicitated Dr. V K Athre for this immence contribution towards the society. Sri. Kaveesh Gowda V, Hon. Secretary, delivered the closing remarks, who gave an insight about how students can catch the ideas, work on the technology and help in fulfilling the needs of the society. Dr.M Ravishankar, Principal delivered the welcome address. Dr.Bindu A Thomas, Professor & Head, Dept. of ECE introduced the chief guest Dr.V.K Aatre.
Over 150 Engineering Students from Various Institutions around Mysore such a ATME, MRIT, JSS College and VVIET attended the program.