IIT Mandi organised a Cult-cum-Tech Event during 22nd to 24th April in the premesis of Rajendra Bhawan, IIT Roorkee. Distinguished guests like Dr. S. C Saxena, Director, IIT Roorkee and Dr. T. A. Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi attended and appreciated the event. The event was organised by IIT Mandi students as a thanksgiving gesture towards IIT Roorkee. Spanning over 3 days, Naissance had a cultural evening, followed by a plethora of technical events. This was the first event organised by IIT Mandi, and was aptly called "Naissance", which literally means - Beginning. The event was a huge success, and was appreciated by one and all.