Future shape of Higher Education, Technological
Change and Expectations of the Next Generation Students
2. GUESTS OF HONOUR
Prof. Pon. Kothandaraman
Former Vice Chancellor, University of Madras, Chennai, India
Hon'ble Justice T. N. Vallinayagam
Judge – Lok Adalat, High Court of Madras, Chennai, India
3. INVITED SPEAKERS AND TITLE OF TALKS
Prof. Mathew Hibberd, University of Stirling, Scotland
"Crisis Management and Natural Disasters"
Dr. Manoj Gupta, National University of Singapore, Singapore
"Magnesium Based Materials for Sustainability of Life and Planet Earth"
Dr. Mutharasu Devarajan, University Science Malaysia, Malaysia
"Emerging Trends in LEDTechnology"
Dr. Ahmed Ammar, Dammam University, Saudi Arabia
"The future of Medicine/ Neurosurgery"
Dr. Somashekhar S Hiremath, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
"Precision Engineering - A breakthrough technology for miniaturization of products and processes"
4. AWARDS CEREMONY
The Venus International Faculty Awards (affectionately known as the VIFAs) scheme was instituted
in the year 2015.
The VIFA scheme is part of the CAM and has a Criteria, Standards, Regulations, Application
Form, Expert Committee and Judging Process etc. that are governed by the Board of Trust.
Click here to view 2nd Faculty Awards – VIFA 2016 Winners List