Engineering Conference at Manipal Institute of Technology
The three – day conference on “Advances in Mechanical Engineering – 2011” began at the Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) here on 3rd January, 2011.
The conference coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, which is organising the event.
An alumnus of the 1985 batch of MIT, Thomas J. Cherukara, who is the Director (Operations) of Kairali Ford, inaugurated the conference.
Director of MIT Kumkum Garg, while congratulating the department on its 50th anniversary and for organising such a conference, which is useful to the industry, academics and researchers, said that MIT as a whole was set to go up a couple of notches in the coming years.