Sagar Institute of Science, Technology & Research (SISTec-R) Department of Mechanical Engineering organized a Two Day National Conference on “Recent Advances in Manufacturing, Automobile and Thermal Engineering (RAMAT-2020)” on 28th & 29th February, 2020. The event was sponsored by Third Phase of Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP-III) under twinning activities of Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV), Bhopal and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad.
The conference was inaugurated in the gracious presence of Chief Guest Mr. Pradeep Karambelkar (Founder of Vision Advisory and VASPL), Guest of Honour Mr. Niraj Vyas (Head of Department - Generator Engineering, ANDRITZ Hydro Pvt. Ltd., Mandideep), Dr. Keshavendra Choudhary (Principal, SISTec), Dr. Jyoti Deshmukh (Principal, SISTec-R), along with keynote speaker Dr. Ajit Parwani (Associate Prof. IIRAM, Ahmedabad), Dr. P. Prasanna (JNTU, Hyderabad), all the departmental HODs, faculties, and students. The hard copy of the conference proceedings was unveiled and released for the common viewing by the dignitaries.
The inauguration was soon followed by the keynote address of Dr. Ravindra Singh Rana (Associate Professor, MANIT, Bhopal) on the topic Advances in Manufacturing Technologies. In the afternoon, the second keynote address by Dr. Ajit Parwani, from IITRAM Ahmedabad was held on the topic Reduction of Nox and Carbon from Emission of Automobiles. The talk was followed by the technical session in which 6 papers were presented by UG/PG students
The Second Day of the conference opened with keynote session of Dr. Sunil Punjabi (Professor, UEC, Ujjain) on the topic Optimisation of Solar Dryer. After a short break the technical sessions started in which 12 papers were presented by UG/PG students.
The conference concluded with a valedictory ceremony presided by Dr. Sunil Punjabi (UEC, Ujjain), Dr. Jyoti Deshmukh (Principal SISTec-R) and Mr. Rahul Mishra (General Manager Administration, SISTec-R). The report of the two days conference was presented by the Convenor Mr. C. K. Pardhi along with vote of thanks.