INDUSTRY – 4.0 Awareness Program: No. 32
The 32nd Program in the series was conducted at KLN Institute of Information Technology, Madurai on 12th September 2017. There were 110 students of different departments of the college.
Dr. J. Bastin, HOD of EEE dept. welcomed the gathering and introduced the speaker Mr. C. V. Gowri Sankar. Dr. N. Balaji, Principal of the College briefed the students about the future trends in manufacturing sector. He thanked NIQR for its mission which has been timed well.
The faculty started the session explaining NIQR and its activities and its mission of sensitising 20000 minds this year about Industry 4.0. The program was from 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM. Starting with the industrial and economical Scenario of India, he showcased the challenges and opportunities facing India. Elaborating on the need of the day, he advised the students to be in the forefront to take up the challenges in embracing Industry 4.0 instead of being mere followers of technological changes as in the past.