Padmashri Prof. R M Vasagam
Chairman, FELIP

Past Events :

  • “Transformation of Students into Industry Suitable Workforce: Enhancement in Employability and Beyond (TRANSEE)” was conducted during November 2011 in IIT (Madras), Chennai.
  • Workshop for Engineering Faculty Members / Principals / Directors: During September 2014, a workshop was conducted at JNTUA, Anantapuramu, which was attended by engineering faculty members, directors, deans and principals from 125 engineering colleges in the vicinity of JNTUA. This program had eminent speakers from various prestigious Institutes like IIT Madras, M S Engineering College, Jain University, PES University, NAFEMS and Institution of Engineers (India).
  • Workshop for Placement Officers: during November 2011, placement officers, deans and principals from 16 states conducted a workshop at IIT Chennai, which was attended. This program had speakers from important recruiting companies (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, DRDO, ISRO etc), professional bodies (NAFEMS, IE, IIPE etc.) and academia (IIT, NIT, NDRF etc.).
  • Training Programs for Students: During December 2011, a series of workshops were conducted in four different campuses of AP, TN, Kerala and Karnataka for training the students in practical aspects of stress analysis, computer aided engineering practices and also Ornithopter development. These programs were conducted by experts from Infotech, TVS, IISc, DRDO.
  • Grants for Engineering Student Teams: During February 2012, grant-in-aid program was conducted with the Institution of Engineers to distribute scholarships to under graduate and post-graduate student teams (Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,00,000 per team) for pursuing innovative projects in areas like pico satellite technology, embedded systems, digital manufacturing, mobile applications and rapid prototyping.
  • Workshop on “3D Printing and its applications”, conducted at Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bangalore (Karnataka)
  • Workshop on “Design and development of Ornithopter”, conducted at Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Islampur (Maharashtra)
  • Workshop on “Design and development of Ornithopter”, conducted at G. Pullaiah College of Engineering and Technology, Kurnool (Andhra Pradesh)
  • Workshop on “3D Printing”, conducted at Vishnu Institute of Technology, Bhimavaram (Andhra Pradesh) - 3DP Lab
  • Introductory programme on “3D Printing”, for School teachers conducted at Capstone High School at Hoskote, Bangalore
  • National Level Robotics Competition at Capstone High School at Bangalore
  • National Level Robotics Competition held at Jyothi Nivas College Campus, Bangalore, 30 batch of students from different states participated.