Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology Events – 2017-18 Academic Year
Department of ECE has organized a guest lecture on Internet Connection Types for III ECE students by Mr.K.Manikyam, Manager, Tata Communications, Mumbai was the resource person.
Sowparnika-Physics & Chemistry club of VBIT has organized Science Exhibition in which various models prepared by I B.Tech students were exhibited.
Department of IT has organized one day workshop on Data science using R by Mr.Intisar Mehdi.
Department of CSE has organized one day workshop on Ethical Hacking & Counter Measures Attack by Mr.Sandeep Mudalkar, Cyber Crime Investigator, Sytech labs, Hyderabad in which 75 students have attended.
Harith-Eco Club of VBIT has organized Prakruthika 2K18 in which events like Nature Photography challenge, Nature Bucket Challenge, Techvironmental Expo, Poster making etc were conducted in which 200 students from various departments were participated. Dr.Shakeel Ahmed, Chief Scientist, NGRI was the chief guest for this event. Dr.Saheb rao Sol Kamble, scientist, NGRI delivered a guest lecture on Wetland & Water Management on this occasion.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has organized a guest lecture Recent Innovations in Automobile Engineering by Dr.P.Ravi Kumar, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NIT-Warangal.
Department of MBA has celebrated International Women’s Day. Dr.Sindhu, Professor of Management Studies, Chairperson, Board of studies (BoS) & Placement Officer, SMS, JNTUH was the chief guest for this occasion.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has organized a one day workshop on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning in coordination with National Engineers Services from, Visakhapatnam.
Women In Engineering (WIE) affinity group of IEEE-VBIT SB has organized Art beat on the occasion of International Women’s Day in which various activities like Pot & Poster painting, Clay Modeling, Wealth from Waste etc events were conducted in which 200 students have participated. Dr.P.Ravi Kumar, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NIT-Warangal was the chief guest for this event. Ms.Nirmala K Mondal, Talent Transformer, Ms.Dibya Maheshwari, Software Analyst, Accenture Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Ms.Percis Bobdoom, Nutritionist were the resource persons for this event.
Department of H&S has organized a guest lecture on Magnetic Storage Devices by Dr.J.Surya Narayana, Associate Professor, Dept. of Physics, IIT- Hyderabad on the occasion of National Science day.
Department of EEE has organized one week workshop on “Matlab Applications in Electrical Engineering” for IV EEE students from 26-02-2018 to 04-03-2018. Mr.A. Ramanjaneya Reddy & Mr.K. Ashok, SV Matlab Solutions pvt.ltd, Hyderabad are the resource persons for this event.
Robotics club of VBIT has organized Yantra Yojana 2K18 in which events like workshop on Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Designing, Assembling and Disassembling of Kart, Robot building etc were conducted from 22nd to 24th February 2018 in which 250 students from various Engineering colleges were participated.
VBIT hosted TEDx Talks (TEDx=Technology, Entertainment, Design & X= Independently Organized TED event) in which 09 eminent speakers across the Nation have shared their experiences. The theme of this event is Road Not taken. The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences.
Speakers for this event are as follows:
Girish is a trained journalist and professor with S.P Pune University. He is a pioneer for social change, a visionary and an inspirational leader. Girish holds a doctorate in Political Science and Public Management, as well as two masters in Politics and Sociology, and he was bestowed the President of India Award 2012 for his service to his country in the field of Social Work. He’s the Founder of Snehalaya, it is a non-profit, charitable, philanthropic social service organization founded in 1989 with the objective of providing free professional health care facility and rehabilitation opportunities to the most neglected and exploited class of our society e.g. women victims of sexual exploitation & human trafficking.
2. Nikhil Chandwani- Author & Film Maker
Nikhil Chandwani started his journey in the literary world with poems. He started his journey as a poet when he was five years old. However, it was the popularity of his international best selling novel ‘I wrote your name in the sky and yours and yours too’ that prodded him to unleash his creative potential to the fullest. He was shortlisted for the UK writers forum award for his critically acclaimed book of poems titled ‘unsung words’ and a poetic novel, ‘Inked with love’. He is a vivid traveler and also working as a director for a travel documentary.
3. Sandeep Mehto- Social Entrepreneur
Sandeep is among the most inspiring young social entrepreneur of India. He has represented India and the cause of youth leadership at various international platforms like G.S.V.C and DBS-NUS Singapore. He is providing SoCHE with expertise in community engagement across social upliftment projects. He has also the founder director of “Bharat Calling” initiative in Itarsi (MP) and the co-founder and director of “Vikalp”- helping people to make informed career choices.
4. Siddarth Reddy Gauni- Social Entrepreneur
Mr.Gauni, once an RJ and marketing head for youth segment at 93.5 RED FM (Hyderabad Studios). A founder, CEO, an independent director (for multinationals) – he’s one heavy package filled with a sense of entrepreneurship.
5. Patruni Chidananda Sastry- Performer &Business Analyst
Patruni Chidananda sastry is a classical dancer, customer service expert and an entrepreneur. He has been a part of many renowned dance festivals like that of GoldenBeach and kalpashree.He has used his skill to bring in visualization to complex numerical and conceptual subjects and processed a new way to represent data.Working as an Analyst in Deloitte Hyderabad, makes him relate business with dance.He is a Classical dancer who loves to perform in boardrooms and business meetings, which allows his perspective as an artist to remain contemporary yet traditional.
6. Neelima Tirumalasetti- Film Producer & Entrepreneur
She is one of the leading producers in the Telugu Film Industry. She has produced the well know Pawan Kalyan’s film called ‘Panjaa’ and ‘Alias Janaki’ which received the prestigious State Nandi awards – for Best Director and the coveted Best Film in National Integration category.
7. Roshini Kumar- Fashion Photographer
She might be all of 25, but Roshini Kumar’s innate love for life can inspire anyone to believe that life is worth fighting for. The spunky young girl was diagnosed with cancer (non-hodgkins lymphoma) at 14, but she wasn’t one to take this as a let down. A freelance fashion photographer, Roshini loves capturing the beautiful facets of the fashion world from behind the lens. “I always had the passion for photography and used to click pictures of anything and everything I found interesting with my camera phone” she says when she was asked what was her inspiration.A Cancer victim who now is a really successful fashion photographer also promotes body positivity.
8. Mana Mandlekar- Karate Champion
Mana Mandlekar stands apart for being the first girl in her village to learn judo. The skills have given her the confidence to pursue a Master’s degree in a village where girls drop out in Class 8 because it’s unsafe to travel to school in the next village. “I saw girls learning judo in a class across from my school six years ago and got curious. I learnt the classes were free, so went to sir and asked him if I could learn too and he said yes,” says Mandlekar. “It gave me confidence and helped convince my parents that I could look after myself and travel alone.”
9. Rajeev Bukka- Singer & Musician
Rajeev is the front man of the band called Take 5, which belongs to Hyderabad. He specializes in guitar and vocals. The band consists of other members, who are -3m (Cajon), Bobby (Keyboards), Sunny Joel (Drum). He is a seldom personality to find among the youth who has followed passion with utmost dedication and by virtue is a well known musician and his band Take5 resonates quite often around the city with its enthralling performances.
Department of EEE has organized industrial visit to Nagarjun Sagar Power House in which 50 students from II EEE have attended.
Ganith-The Mathematics Club of VBIT has conducted EVOLUTE-2K18 in which activities like Selfie Math, Poker Quiz, Dumb C, Doddling, Mystery Snapper, Sudoko etc were organized on 14th & 15th February, 2018. 200 students from various branches were participated in this event. Dr.Acharya GRK, Professor, dept. of Mathematics, NIT-Warangal was the chief guest for the event.
Dyuthi-NSS Unit of VBIT has conducted NSS Special camp from 12th to 18th February, 2018 at Aushapur Village in which 72 volunteers were participated. Mr.K.Satish Mehar Kumar, NSS program officer & Associate Professor, Dept. of MBA coordinated this event. Various Activities were conducted in this camp as follows:
Day-01: Rural Problem Analysis
Day-02: Awareness program on usage of plastics and its effects
Day-03: Awareness Program on Effects of Consumption of Alcohol & Tobacco
Day-04: Awareness Campaign on Voters Enrollment
Day-05: Importance of Digitalization
Day-06: Health Camp
Day-07: Sapling of plants & Environmental Conservation
Department of Mechanical Engineering has organized Industrial Visit to Jain Irrigation Ltd for III ME students.
Department of MBA has organized 03 day Entrepreneurship Development Program SRJANA 2K18 from 01-02-2018 to 03-02-2018 for I & II MBA students in which various events were conducted.Mr.Sri Charan Lakkaraju, CEO, stumagz and Mr.B.S.Radha Krishna, Head Marketing, Jain Irrigation Ltd. Were the chief guests for Inaugural and valedictory functions respectively.
Research & Development Center of VBIT has organized guest lectures on “Paris agreement- A key to combat extreme change over Asian Monsoon Region” & “Impact of Extreme Climate over Indo-Gangetic Plain, India” by Dr.Debhashish Nath, Associate Professor, Institute of Atmospheric physics, Beijing, China & Dr.Reshmitha Nath, Post Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Earth system Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China respectively in which 60 faculty members were participated.
Power & Energy Society (PES) of IEEE- VBIT SB has conducted “TechnieThon” which is a project expo exclusively for II & III EEE students.
Stumagz team of VBIT has conducted Townhall Meeting – an interactive session with Mr.Sri Charan Lakkaraju, CEO of Stumagz.
Training & Placement, Career Guidance & Entrepreneurship Development Cell of VBIT in Association with TASK (Telangana Academy of Skill & Knowledge) has organized 05 day Faculty Enablement Program from 29-01-2018 to 02-02-2018 on “Best Practices on python Programming using RDBMS” in which 60 faculty members from various Engineering colleges have participated. Dr.Swamy, Director,TASK was the chief guest for the valedictory function.
69th Republic Day celebrations were held at college campus. Dr.N.Goutham Rao, Chairman hoisted the national flag. Stutalk (Volume-11, Issue-02) was released on this occasion.
Department of Civil Engineering has organized a workshop on “A Multi Purpose 3D Analysis and Design Program by usung Spacegass Software” in which 90 students were participated. Mr.David Francis, Integrated Technical Software Pvt. Ltd, Spacegass software was the resource person for this workshop.
Department of MBA has organized a guest lecture on Entrepreneurship for I & II MBA students by Mr. SVS. Lakshmi Narayana, Convener of INTACH.
IEEE-VBIT SB has conducted AVISHKAR-2K18, which is a decennial year celebration (Intra-Collegiate round) in which 149 teams participated. The final round was held on 26-01-2017 for the 15 teams short listed from the prelims.
Department of EEE has organized a guest lecture on “Software Modeling and Applications to photo Voltaic Systems” by Mr.N.Manoj Kumar, Research Scholar, Department of EEE, University of Malaya, Malaysia for III & IV EEE students.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has conducted one day Faculty Development Program on Engineering Drawing in which faculty members from various Engineering Colleges have attended. Dr.Rajendiran Sundaramoorthy, Former Scientist, DRDO & Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ashoka Institute of Engg. & Technology, Hyderabad and Dr.G.Amarendar Rao, Principal, VBIT were the resource persons for this event.
Virinchi & Swayam Student forums of VBIT has organized National Youth Day celebrations and Sankranthi Fest in which Rangoli Competition, Kite Festival, Mr & Mrs Public Speaker events were conducted. Manam Newspaper in Association with Splash Event Management Private Limited has sponsored this event. Sakshi News Channel was the media partner.
Department of Civil Engineering has conducted Graduation Ceremony for 2013-2017 batch. Dr.P.Sravana, Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, JNTUH was the chief guest for this event.
Dyuthi-NSS unit of VBIT has organized Blood Donation Camp in collaboration with Lions club in which 200 units of blood were donated by students. Dr.N.Goutham Rao, Chairman, VBIT has inaugurated the event.
Department of ECE has conducted two day Lab View Hands on Workshop for II ECE students on 4th & 5th January, 2018. Dr.Manoj Kumar Sonker, scientist-E, DRDO, Hyderabad was the chief guest for this event. Mr.Uma Shankar, Assistant Professor, dept. of ECE, R.L.Jalappa Institute of Technology, Bangalore was the resource person for this workshop.
Dyuthi-NSS Unit of VBIT in association with Samskruthi Foundation has organized a guest lecture on Sayings and Messages by Swamy Vivekananda by Mr.J.Nanda Kumar, National Convenor of Pragna Vahini in which 200 students were participated. The programme was conducted on the occasion of the launch of Vivek Band – Season II conducted to celebrate the legacy, philosophy and ideology of the legendary Swami Vivekananda
Department of CSE & IT has organized Two Day International Conference on cognitive Informatics & soft Computing on 20th & 21st December, 2017 in which 146 faculty members from various states have participated and 97 research papers were presented and will be published in Springer journal-“Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing”. Dr.Gyoo Soo Chae, Professor, Division of Information & Communication Engineering, Baekseok University, South Korea was the chief guest for Inauguration. Dr.Pradeep Kumar Mallick, HoD, Dept. of CSE was the convener for this conference.
Department of ECE & Electronics and ICT Academy, NIT-Warangal jointly organized one week Faculty Development Program on Advanced Wireless Communications and Networks from 11th December to 16th December, 2017 at college campus in which 60 faculty from various Engineering colleges were participated. Dr.B.N.Bhandari, Professor & Director, Academic and Planning, JNTUH was the key note speaker and chief guest for inauguration.
1. Spectrum Sensing by Dr.Samrat L. Sabat, Professor, Center for Advanced studies in Electronics Science & Technology, School of Physics, Hyderabad Central University.
2. Routing Protocol for WSN by Dr.O.B.V.Ramanaiah, Professor, dept. of CSE, JNTUH
3. Hands on Session on Simulation of Wireless Networks Tcl Scripting and AWG Scripting ASG Tool.
Session on Interfacing Sensor with Raspberry Pi, Reading Data and building a Sensory Node & Deploying a PAN using Socket Communication and MQTT Protocol followed by Valedictory.
Department of MBA has conducted AICTE sponsored two week faculty Development Program on “Research Methodology in Management & social Sciences using SPSS” from 20th November 2017 to 04th December 2017 in which 70 faculty from various institutions were attended. Dr.N.V.Ramana Rao, Director, National institute of Technology-Warangal was the chief guest for the Inauguration. Dr.V.Shekar, Professor, Faculty of Management, Osmania University was the chief guest for the valedictory function.
Department of MBA has organized industrial visit to Jain Irrigation Systems Limited and Pegasus Farmaco India Private Limited in which I & II MBA students have participated.
Department of EEE has organized a guest lecture on “Overview of Machine Learning and Artificial Neural Networks” for III & IV B.Tech students by Dr.G.Ravindranath, Professor & Head, Matrusri Engineering College, Hyderabad.
Department of CSE & IT has organized a workshop on Information Security for III B.Tech students.
Department of CSE & IT has organized a workshop on Data Visualization (Tableau) for III B.Tech students.
Department of EEE has conducted guest lecture on “Industrial Automation” by Mr.E.Venkata Ramana, Head-Business Development, MEPAC3 Engineering Solutions Pvt. Ltd in which III & IV B.Tech students were participated.
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) student branch of VBIT has conducted ANVESHAK-workshop and Hands on session on Assembly and Disassembly of Motor Bikes in collaboration with VAAHAN on 27th & 28th October 2017 in which 70 students have participated.
Institute of Student Engineering (ISE) forum of VBIT has organized guest lecture on Cognize Entrepreneurship in which 90 students from various departments were participated.
NBA Expert team visited the institute for Re-Accreditation from 13-15 October 2017.
Computer Society (CS) chapter of IEEE-VBIT SB has celebrated IEEE Day by organizing Pre-IEEE Xtreme (CODEX) event which is a coding competition on C, C++ & JAVA in which 80 students were participated.
Institute has organized two day Central Hackathon on Internet of Things (IoT) for II & III B.Tech students in association with IDEA labs.
Department of Civil Engineering has organized a guest lecture on “Joys and wonders of Civil Engineering” by Dr.K.V.Jaya Kumar, Professor & Dean (Planning & Development), Department of Civil Engineering, NIT-Warangal for III & IV B.Tech students.
IEEE-VBIT SB has organized two day workshop on “3D Game Designing using Virtual Reality” on 20th & 21st September 2017 in which 50 students from various engineering colleges have participated.
Department of MBA has organized a guest lecture on “How to use skill & efficiency to become Successful” by Mr. SVS Lakshmi Narayana, Convener of INTACH for I & II MBA students.
Department of EEE has conducted a guest lecture on “Internal structure of large thermal power Plants” by D.SubbaRao Manager (Operations), NTPC-Ramagundam.for III B.Tech students.
Institute has hosted Faculty Development Program on Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Module 3&4 from 04th to 16th September 2017 in which 17 faculty from various Engineering colleges across the nation have participated.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has organized a industrial visit for IV B.Tech students to Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET), Cherlapally, Hyderabad.
Communication Society (COMSOC) chapter IEEE-VBIT SB in association with Robotics Club has organized “Tech with ARDUINO” which is a hands – on session where the young minds were intended to comprehend on how to work with the ARDUINO in which 58 students were participated.
Department of MBA has conducted orientation Day for I Year MBA admitted students. Mr.Sricharan Lakkaraju, CEO of Stumagz was the chief guest for this event.
Dept. of EEE has organized a guest lecture on Smart Grid Technologies by Dr. D.M. Vinod Kumar, Professor, NIT-Warangal in which IV EEE students were attended.
IETE-VBIT SB has organized Vidhmaan-17 in which technical events like Disputandum, Disc etc and non-technical events like caricature, Logocazar, Grafico Presentationem etc were conducted. 80 students participated in this event.
70th Independence Day was celebrated in the college campus. Dr.N.Goutham Rao, Chairman hoisted the national flag on this occasion.
Dept. of CSE & IEEE VBIT Computer society has organized an industrial visit to TCS, Hyderabad in which 60 students attended.
Orientation classes on 3rd & 4th August for I.B.Tech students was conducted in which 700 students attended. Following Resource persons delivered lectures on this occasion:
VBIT has organized 2 day workshop on IoT (Internet of things) for III B.Tech students in association with Idea Labs. Mr.Pankaj Diwan, CEO, Idea Labs was the chief guest for this event.
Induction program for I B.Tech admitted students and their parents was conducted in the college campus. Dr.W.G.Prasanna kumar, Chairperson, National Council for Rural Institute was the chief guest for this event. Jignasa-Technical magazine (Volume-01, Issue-01) of the institute was released on this occasion.
WIE Affinity group of IEEE-VBIT SB has organized Star Kid event at Nemarugomula Zilla Parishad High school in which students of 5th ,6th & 7th standard were trained on Basic computer knowledge.
Department of MBA has organized SWAMEDHA-The Management Fest for MBA students in which events like Business Quiz, Mock Stock Sales Game, Young Manager Contest etc were conducted
Faculty Forum of VBIT has organized a guest lecture on Career Enhancement in Technical institutions by Mr.Srivathsa Rao, Senior Consultant, USA was the chief guest for this event in which 150 faculty members attended.
Department of MBA has organized a guest lecture on “ENTREPRENEURSHIP -The Key Growth Driver” by Mr. G.V.V Sarma, Former General Manager- Novartis.
Dyuthi-NSS unit of VBIT has organized Harithaharam, in which 200 saplings were planted in and around the campus.Mr.G.SreeRam, C.I, Ghatkesar Police Station was the chief guest for this event.
Dept. of ECE has organized a guest lecture on Speech Processing in Wireless Environment for IV ECE students by Dr.V.Anil Kumar, Assistant Professor, IIIT, Hyderabad.
IETE-VBIT SB has organized a 3 day workshop on Ni-Lab View Hands on Workshop on Software Tools for IV ECE students from 03-07-2017 to 05-07-2017. Mr.Uma Shanker, National Instruments, Bangalore was the resource person for this workshop.
Dept. of CSE & IT has organized workshop on Android Application Development for III CSE & IT students from 28-06-2017 to 08-07-2017. Ms.T.Priyanka, Coign Technologies Pvt. Ltd was the resource person for this workshop.
CISCO IoT Hackathon 2017 was hosted at Vignana Bharati Institute of Technology (VBIT) from 19th to 21st June 2017 and the event saw 29 teams of five members each whose ideas got selected for participating in the event. The event is being organized by Trident Group of Institutions, Cisco Academic Support Center, headed by Mr. Shubajit Jayadev, with the support of Mr. Satya Ranjan Biswal, Mr. Sumanth Sahoo(Trainer&Instructor Cisco India), Mr. Pranay Agarwal,CEO, TIF, Mr. Daniel de Souza, Mrs. Saakshi Agarwal, Mr. Aruleshwaran, and Mr. Akanksh Reddy.
The 24hour-Hackathon event began on the day II at 9 am. The teams were evaluated by a jury comprising five members of industry experts. On day III, at the end of the given 24 hours, 8 teams were shortlisted to present their ideas to the jury members. Based on the merit of the ideas and the quality of the presentation, 3 out of these five teams were rewarded with the prizes. The teams representing GRIET and VBIT bagged the honours putting forward the ideas
1. Tech Rider
2. Smart Kitchen
3. Public Transport