The CAM 2016

Event Code: CA16EN02SN-004

Normalized Publication Name: 2nd Contemporary Academic Meet

Acronym: CAM 2016

Event Date: July 9, 2016

Location City: Chennai

Location Country: India

2nd Contemporary Academic Meet - CAM 2016

This page provides a summary of the 2nd Contemporary Academic Meet, hosted by The Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of Venus International Foundation(VIF) on 9th July 2016.

The Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of Venus International Foundation(VIF) organized a full day Contemporary Academic Meet on 9th July 2016 at Green Park Chennai. It is a 2nd Meet and was attended by 133 participants (represented 6 Country: from Scotland, Singapore , Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and India) those are in 'Continuous Regular Service in Academic Institution' working in the frontiers of (i) Agricultural Sciences (ii) Engineering (iii) Health and Medical Sciences (iv) Humanities and Social Sciences (v) Management (vi) Science (vii) Veterinary and Animal Sciences

The specific objectives of the Meet are the following:

- Contemporary academicians to interact with the key scientists, professors and leading technologists with sessions on questioning and answering, vision to techno impediments, solutions and upcoming research developments.
- To focus on the future shape of higher education, technological change and expectations of the next generation of students.
- To bring together leading academicians and researchers to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Higher Education.
- To discuss the implications for university education and research, and higher education policy.

Inaugural Session (Vijaya Hall - 9.15 to 10.15)

In the Inaugural session Dr. Vaidehi Ganesan Director, VIF of this meet welcomed the gathering, Dr. Pon. Kothandaraman, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Madras, India delivered the presidential address. Further, Prof. Matthew Hibberd, University of Stirling, Scotland and Prof. Ahmed Ammar, University of Dammam, Saudi Arabia are delivered the special address.

Sessions (Vijaya Hall - 10.30 am to 2.30pm)

The Meet Speakers and the titles of their talks were as follows:

1. Prof. Mahew Hibberd, University of Stirling, Scotland - 'Crisis Management and Natural Disasters'
2. Prof. Manoj Gupta, National University of Singapore, Singapore - 'Magnesium Based Materials for Sustainability of Life and Planet Earth'
3. Prof. Mutharasu Devarajan, University Science Malaysia, Malaysia - 'Emerging Trends in LEDTechnology'
4. Ahmed Ammar, Dammam University, Saudi Arabia - 'The future of Medicine/ Neurosurgery'
5. Dr. Somashekhar S Hiremath, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India - 'Precision Engineering- a breakthrough technology for miniaturization of products and processes'

Award Ceremony: (Madras II - 12.30 am to 1.15pm) Click here to view Winner List

The Awards are bestowed to the Winners of the VIFA 2016 by the Hon'ble Justice T. N. Vallinayagam Judge - Lok Adalat, High Court of Madras, India