Mangaluru, Aug 19, 2019: Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering of N.M.A.M. Institute of Technology, Nitte had organized the inaugural function of a Centre of Excellence sponsored by Texas Instruments under University Program in association with STEPS Knowledge Services Pvt. Ltd who are the Academic Partners of Texas Instruments on 16th August 2019.
Mr. V. S. Ramesh, Director, STEPS Knowledge Services Pvt Ltd, India was the Chief Guest of the event. He emphasized the University Program of Texas Instruments and the association of STEPS Knowledge Services Pvt Ltd in the same. He also encouraged the students to register for India Innovation Challenge Design Contest 2019.
The Principal of the institute, Dr. Niranjan N. Chiplunkar, in his presidential remarks encouraged the faculty and the students to utilize the facility to its fullest extent. He also mentioned the importance of interdisciplinary projects in the modern era.
Dr. Rekha Bhandarkar, HOD of E&C gave an insight into the process involved in the setting up of the Center of Excellence. She acknowledged the support of the Management, the Principal, Dr. Parameshwaran, Director, Industry Institute Collaboration and Heads of Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering and Information Science & Engineering.
Mrs. Sunitha Lasrado, Assistant Professor, Department of E&C was the master of ceremony. Mr. Durgaprasad, Associate Professor, Department of E&C introduced the Chief Guest. Ms. Apoorva Kamath rendered the Invocation. Faculty and students across various departments of the institute had attended the event.