[Following is a Jamia press release dated Oct 19, 2012]
The Student’s Chapter of the Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi at the Faculty of Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize its Annual Techno-Social Sojourn TRIPSTER-2012 (Tripping the Barriers, Switching the Society) along with the Annual Students Convention of Delhi Section of the Indian Society of Technical Education on October 20, 2012.
Indian Society for Technical Education is the largest national, professional, non-profit society in India. Established in 1968, it has consistently contributed to advance the cause of technological education in the country. The Society contributes, in every possible way, in the development of top quality professional engineers needed by the industries and other organizations.
The theme of the convention is “ICT in Mobile Health Care”. The convention aims to provide a common platform for promoting and unfolding new dimensions of ICT in the area of health care. This would include presentations from industry, discussions of technical institutions, professionals, and R&D persons from industries across Delhi and NCR will be present on the occasion.
There are several interesting events for students such as mini marathon, robotics events, blind fold, gali cricket, dramatics etc
Mr. Siraj Hussain, former Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Hamdard and presently Additional Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India shall be the Chief Guest in the Inaugural Function.
Prof. R.S. Nirjar, former President, Indian Society of Technical Education, will preside over the function as Guest of Honour on this occasion.
Prof. Moinuddin, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Delhi Technical University, New Delhi will deliver the Key-note Address.
The programme is scheduled to be held on October 20, 2012 from 9.30 AM in the Auditorium, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia.
All are cordially invited.