Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mysuru, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering is organizing Vision Group on Science & Technology (VGST), sponsored Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Real Time Multi Core Design Engineering in the field of Communication” from March 21st – 24th 2018.Director of Centre for Development of Telematics (C-DOT), Telecom Technology Centre of Government of India, Bengaluru, Mr. Soundara kumar M ,chief guest inaugurated the four day Faculty Development Program on 21st March 2018.In his inaugural address Mr. Soundara Kumar gave the overview of the recent trends in Communication. He also spoke about how C-DOT has been a part of the revolution in the field of Communication Technology. He mentioned that in two years 2, 50,000 villages will have broadband connection and by 2020 entire India will be connected by 5G technology which is the new era in communication field. He gave a message to the participants to come up with innovative ideas , develop products which will help the rural areas and all sections of the society and promote make in India products.Keynote address was delivered by Dr. K Rajalakshmi Menon, Scientist 'H'/Outstanding Scientist & Associate Director, DO-RDR-VI & Program Director-D(ISTAR), Electronics and Radar Development Establishment (LRDE), DRDO, Bengaluru on Airborne Radar. Mr. M S Nagarajan, Founder CEO, ABA Technology Services Private Ltd, Chennai was the guest of honor for the event who spoke about SONARS & RADAR.Sri. Kaveesh Gowda V, Secretary, VVET delivered the presidential address where he stressed that the technology we use, develop and advance should be made by us and used by us. Dr. M Ravishankar, Principal, VVIET, chief coordinator of the FDP Dr. Bindu A Thomas, Prof. and Head, Dept. Of ECE, VVIET, HOD’s and students of various departments were present for the Inaugural function.
Eminent speakers Dr. Narayan Panigrahi, Scientist, DRDO, Bengaluru, Dr. K R Yogesh Prasad, Scientist/Engineer “SG”, ISRO Satellite Centre, Bengaluru, Ms. Sumi A Samad, Scientist - F, NPOL, Kochi, Mr. Bachu Yesobu, Scientist, MCF, Hassan, Dr. Halappa Gajera , Assistant Professor, Dept. of Studies in Electronics, Post Graduate Centre, Hemagangothri, University of Mysore, Hassan, Mr. P Pramod Kumar, Project Engineer, Altair Engineering India Ltd, Bengaluru ,Dr. Mrinal Sarvagya, Professor, REVA University, Bengaluru will be delivering technical sessions as part of the FDP.