All India IEEE PES Students Young Professionals WIE Congress 2019
Global Academy of Technology, Bangalore
17 to 19 Oct 2019

IEEE PES Student Congress 2018

Student Congress 2018 (Nov 2-3 2018), Bagalkot Engineering College, Bagalkot

IEEE PES Student Congress 2017

IEEE Power & Energy Society Christ University Student Branch in association with Department of Electrical & electronics Engineering hosted the IEEE PES Student Congress 2017 at Faculty of Engineering, Christ University on 5 September 2017. It was one of the flagship events of IEEE PES Bangalore Chapter. The event was attended by 73 participants from various Universities and Engineering Colleges. The theme chosen for the Student congress 2017 was “Innovations in Power and Energy Sector”.

The Registration began at 8.30 A.M and the Inauguration was held from 9.30 A.M. The Inauguration ceremony was attended by Rev. Fr. Benny Thomas, Director, Faculty of Engineering , Dr. Joseph Rodrigues, H.O.D Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Dr. S. Suganthi, IEEE Student Branch Councillor, Madam Inbanila K, Electronics& Communication Engineering Department Co-ordinator, Mr. Vijayashankar A.V, Head of the Department, Basic Sciences & Humanities and Mr. C. Parag Jose, Faculty Advisor, IEEE-PES Student Branch. The Guest of Honor was Mr. Sethuraman Ganesan, IEEE PES Banglore Section Chair and the Keynote speaker was Mr. Ajit Kumar Eega, Execom Member, IEEE PES Bangalore Chapter.

The Events began with an Invocation dance by the IEEE-PES student members. It was a tribute to the Heavenly powers in imbibing the newly formed student branch to excel in its field. Dr. Joseph Rodrigues welcomed all the dignitaries and other faculty members and IEEE delegates who had come and graced the occasion. This was followed by Lighting of the Lamp by the dignitaries and the student representatives. Mr. Parag Jose, Faculty Advisor IEEE PES SB talked about the activities conducted by IEEE PES SB Christ University over the past year and also about the future aspirations of the Student Branch. This was followed by a video presentation of the promotional video that the students of IEEE PES SB Christ University had developed as part of the Student Congress. Mr Sethuraman Ganesan delivered the Presidential address and emphasized on the requirement of societies like IEEE PES in forming the future of an engineering graduate. Mr. Kiran Joseph, IEEE PES SB Chair delivered the vote of thanks.

Mr. Ajit Kumar Eega delivered the keynote address. He talked on the modern power systems and the methods undertaken globally to enhance the efficiency of power transmission and distribution. It was followed by a keynote address by the guest of honor Mr. Sethuraman Ganesan. The advances by power system industries in the field of power system reliability and enhancement were touched upon, thus giving the students an industry perspective.

The events for the day began at 12.00 P.M. The different events held under the Student Congress were Startup Pitch, Project Demo Contest, Poster Presentation and Technical Quiz. The areas were in tune with the theme “Innovations in Power and Energy Sector”. The students were accompanied to different venues by the volunteers. The events concluded at 4. P.M. The valedictory function was held and the winners for different events were announced. This was followed by prize and certificate distribution. The event proved to be a platform for students and industry representative to interact and network and thereby develop a better perceptive towards Power and energy sector.