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"YCCE Organizes Industry Academia Conclave 2017"

A one day Industry Academia Conclave 2017 was organized by Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering under the aegis of Meghe Group of Institutions (MGI) Saturday 21st January 2017 at Nagpur.

 

Mr. Jagdish Ramaswamy, President, Corporate Business Excellence, Aditya Birla Management Corporation Private Limited) graced the Inaugural function as the Chief Guest and Key note Speaker. Mr Sagar Meghe Secretary NYSS graced the Inaugural function as the President of the function , The other dignitaries who graced the occasion were Mr. Dileep Bhatt, President, JSW Steel Coated Products Limited, , Dr. K M Suceendran, Head, Global Workforce Management, Tata Consultancy Services, Mr. Viswanathan Venkata Subramanian, National Campus Manager, Wipro Technologies Mr. Harshwardhan, Partner, Bain & Company, Dr. Milind Atrey, Professor & Head. Incubation Center, IIT Bombay.Mr. Sachidanand Kulkarni, Senior Vice-President, HR & Culture, Webonise Software Solutions Private Limited, Dr. Hemant Pande, Senior VicePresident, CTO, KPIT Technologies and Dr. Mrs. Angela Kurien, Delivery Project Executive, IBM-India Mr. Jagdish Ramaswamy, President, Corporate Business Excellence, Aditya Birla Management Corporation Private Limited) while delivering his keynote address said that Government, citizen, education, industry and social freedom are the 5 pillars of nation building and all this 5 pillars of nation building work together in a proper coordination in the developed countries. He further said that Nation building should be our prime objective and for that all the 5 pillars should work together in a proper coordination for India to become a fully developed nation . While stressing the need of close and strong linkages between the industry and Academia he appreciated the efforts of Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering (YCCE) & Meghe Group of Institutions (MGI) in organizing the one day Industry Academia Conclave 2017 to bridge the gap between Industry and Academia.

 

                   Mr Sagar Meghe Secretary NYSS in his presidential address told about the initiatives being taken by the Meghe Group of Institutions (MGI) to make the students employable and Industry ready. Dr. U.P.Waghe , Principal YCCE and organizing chairman of the conclave in his welcome address described the achievement of YCCE since its establishment in 1984. Professor Jawed Shaikh , Director Placements MGI and the organizing secretary of the conclave while introducing the objective of the conclave said that The impact of globalization on Indian Economy, development of new technologies , and the necessity of improving quality to meet the requirements of international markets, have greatly affected business, and forced industry to look for support from academia for skilled human resource. On the other hand, the Government, policy makers, educationist, etc., have realized that there is an alarming situation of consistently increasing unstoppable number of unskilled and unemployed youth generations and hence, planned efforts are essentially required to improve the employability of the youth and for this it is necessary that Industry and Academia establish close and strong linkages with each other. The one day event included 3 sessions of panel discussions and addresses from distinguished speakers. The first session of the conclave was on the central theme of “ Strengthening Strategies for Industry Academia Interface ” focusing on how to bring the industry closer to the Academia and create ideas and practices so as to mentor the students into Industry ready workforce. Mr. Jagdish Ramaswamy, President, Corporate Business Excellence, Aditya Birla Management Corporation Private Limited, Mr. Dileep Bhatt, President, JSW Steel Coated Products Limited, Dr. Milind Atrey, Professor & Head. Incubation Center, IIT Powai. Dr. K M Suceendran, Head, Global Workforce Management, Tata Consultancy Services and Mr. Harshwardhan, Partner, Bain & Company graced the first session as experts from Industry and Academia.

The second session was on the sub theme of “Grooming Young Talent in the Transition Economy of India” focusing on how to overcome the serious crunch of quality manpower to feed the requirements of an ever growing economy to make India Growth Story unstoppable. , Dr. K M Suceendran, Head, Global Workforce Management, Tata Consultancy Services, Mr. Viswanathan Venkata Subramanian, National Campus Manager, Wipro Technologies, Mr. Sachidanand Kulkarni, Senior Vice-President, HR & Culture, Webonise Software Solutions Private Limited, Dr. Hemant Pande, Senior Vice-President, CTO, KPIT Technologies and Dr. Mrs. Angela Kurien, Delivery Project Executive, IBM-India graced the first session as experts from Industry.

 

Professor Jawed Shaikh , Director Placements MGI and the organizing secretary of the conclave and Dr. Vaishali Rahate , Dean Academics Datta Meghe Institue of Management Studies (DMIMS) were the moderators for the first and second session.

 

The third session was of YCCE Alumni’s Success Story where the Distinguished Alumni of YCCE Ms. Sudha Rao, Vice-President, Mercedes-Benz R&D India, Mr. Nilesh Tungar, Chief Operating Officer, Tata Power Ltd, Mr. Rajendra Jodhpurkar, Delivery Head, Life Sciences and Health Care, Persistent Systems Ltd, Mr. Vikas Gerra, Chief Executive Officer, Thought At Work and Mr. Amit Gosain, Project Director, Hewlett Packard India shared their valuable experience and success stories during interaction with the Students. Dr. S,D.Bhole , Dean Academics YCCE was the moderator for the the third session.

 

The Conclave was co-hosted by Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering & Research, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar College of Engineering and Research , Datta Meghe Institute of Engineering, Technology & Research, Wardha and Datta Meghe Institute of Management Studies, Nagpur. Dr. V. H. Tatwawadi, Principal, DBACER, Dr. A. V. Bapat, Principal RGCER, Dr. S. P. Untawale, Principal, DMIETR, Dr Shiny Chib, Director, DMIMS, Dr. Shantanu Khandeshwar, Director-Training MGI, Dr. P. K. Dakhole, Registrar, YCCE and Dr. S. D. Bhole, Dean, Academic Matters, YCCE were also present on the occasion. Professor Jawed Shaikh, Director Placements MGI. Dr Shantanu Khandeshwar, DirectorTraining MGI, Dr. P. K. Dakhole, Registrar, YCCE, Dr. Vishali Rahate, DeanAcademics, DMIMS, Mr. Neeraj Wakhare, TPO, YCCE,Mr. Manish Hadap, System administrator,Mr.Chetan Wazalwar , Administrative Officer YCCE, Mr. Tushar Somnathe, TPO, DMIETR, , Mr. Anuj Rai, TPO, RGCER, Mr. Ajay Phillips, TPO, DBACER, Mr. Kunal Parekh, TPO, DMIMS Prof. Rohit Himte ,Dr. P.B. Bahatkar Dr.Sandeep Khedkar, Dr. Sanjay Raut,Prof. Ajinkya Eidlabadkar, Prof. Aniket Munshi.Prof. Aliya Siddiqui and Prof Rucha Lohi worked hard for the success of conclave. The HoD’s , Faculties and students of the MGI Colleges attended the conclave in large numbers