The 2nd International conference on Advances in Engg. & Tech (ICAET-15) organized by Anjuman College of Engg. & Tech, was inaugurated on the 25th of Feb -15 at Hotel Sun-N-Sand.
ICAET-15 was designed to provide a platform for the presentation & discussion in the field of science, Engg. & Tech.
The Inaugural function was graciously attended by esteemed dignitaries from all over the world.
Prof. Dr. Sajid Anwar, Principal and Chief Convener delivered the welcome address. He emphasized the relevance and need of such platforms for creative thinking and research. He urged and motivated the delegates to enrich themselves in terms of knowledge & experience.
The Chief guest, Dr. S.K. Mahajan, Director, DTE Mumbai unveiled the proceedings of the conference ICAET-15. He highly congratulated and appreciated the Management, Principal and college for organizing such a grand event with most appropriate theme which is highly relevant on National & International level. He commented that the world of technology is fast changing and it is necessary for institutions to organize such activities. He also stressed the need that Teaching faculties should update themselves to survive in fast changing Technical world and every institution should set up a research centre. He highlighted that complexities of modern business is increasing very fast, calling for new technology for satisfying our consumer needs. He recommended that institutions should go for accreditation and ISO certification to ensure quality of education.
Dr. R. V. Kshirsagar, Dean faculty of Engg. RTMNU also congratulated the management & Principal Dr. Sajid Anwar for having successfully organized 2nd International Conference for the 2nd consecutive year. He highlighted the fact that the field of information Technology is changing rapidly and we need to cope with the change and such conferences provide better platforms.
The Vice-Chancellor RTMNU, Dr. Vinayak Deshpande , was all praise for the Management and Principal for organizing the grand International conference. He said that innovation should be backed by passion and compassion. The social choices should be priority of technology. Technology should be affordable and accessible to poor people as well. The Researches & Technocrats should go back to the ‘Gandhian Innovation’ for real development & progress.
The convenor, Prof. M.S. Khatib informed that the conference received overwhelming response from across the world, 865 abstracts were received 549 full length papers were submitted, out of which 385 papers were selected for presentation & publication in Journal with impact factor of 5.089.
Prof. Kamlesh kelwade Co-Convenor ICAET-15 delivered the vote of thanks. Mr. Petri T. Oksa, Project Researcher, Tampere University of Technology, Pori, Finland , Mr. Yusoke Yanagase, President, Global Alliance Network, Japan and Prof.S.M.Mostafa Al Mamoon, Dhaka, Bangladesh delivered the keynote addresses, after the inaugural function. Justice A.A. Ginwala, Administrator, Anjuman Hami-E-Islam and the chief Patron of ICAET 15 has extended his full cooperation, support and best wishes to the organizing committee ICAET -15.
The event has received huge support, appreciation and good wishes from varied corners of academics, ministries and corporate world.
Convener Prof. Khatib, Co-Convener Prof. Kelwade and their team worked tirelessly for the success of the event.