The 2nd Industry-Academia Interaction Conclave at IIT Mandi

As a sequel to our first Industry-Academia Interaction Conclave held on May 5, 2012, the 2nd Industry-Academia Interaction Conclave is going to be held on May 23, 2014. The event is jointly organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Indian Institute of Technology Mandi at the Kamand Campus (Mandi, Himachal Pradesh).

The objective of this confluence of industry and academia is to showcase the strengths of IIT Mandi to partner with industry for understanding the problems faced by the industry and their possible solutions. The possibilities envisaged as outcome of this interaction include:

  • Collaborative Research
  • Product and process innovations
  • Laboratory support / Utilization by industry
  • Continuing education for industry with academic support

The event will be inaugurated by Er. Kartar Singh, Founder and CEO – Amber Group of Industries, who has also kindly consented to deliver an interactive talk on “Human Science”. The keynote speeches will be delivered by Mr Satish Kaura, CMD, Samtel and Prof R. Sharan, IIT Gandhinagar, former professor at IIT Kanpur.