The ARM 2016

Event Code: AR16EN02SN-005

Event type: Academic Workshop

Normalized Publication Name: 2nd Annual Research Meet

Acronym: ARM 2016

Event Date: December 3, 2016

Location City: Chennai

Location Country: India

229 Participants

Overseas: 29

Domestic: 200

Represented Countries: 19

Represented Institutes: 110

2nd Annual Research Meet - ARM 2016

This page provides a summary of the 2nd Annual Research Meet, hosted by The Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of Venus International Foundation(VIF) on 3rd December 2016

The Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of VIF organized a full day Annual Research Meet on 3rd December 2016 at Le Royal Meridien, Chennai. It is a 2nd Meet and was attended by 229 participants (represented 19 Country: from England, Portugal, Bulgaria, Singapore, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Jordan, Japan, Malaysia, UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, India, Bangladesh and Bhutan) those are in 'Continuous Regular Service in Research or Academic Institution/ Agency' in the age group of 27-62 years and 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.

Objectives of the Meet

To create opportunities to collaborate and develop a new culture to drive research, innovation, economic activity and to form bridges among groups, and empower innovation.
To generate alignment as well as points of intersection between the agendas of research, existing resources and opportunities.
To highlight intellectual capital in order to promote improved technology transfer, development, and commercialization of the intellectual property.
To strengthen society’s technological capabilities and understanding of the role that science, technology and innovation play in economic development.
To integrate activities in science, technology, and innovation, with economic development and competitiveness issues.
To develop and strengthen the science and technology and innovation infrastructure.

Inaugural Session (Madras II - 9.15 to 10.15)

In the Inaugural session Dr. Vaidehi Ganesan Director-Research, VIF welcomed the gathering, Prof. C. Thangamuthu, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, India delivered the presidential address. Further, Dr. Sabuj Mallik, University of Central Lancashire, England delivered the Keynote Address and Dr. S. Neelamani Kuwait Institute For Scientific Research, Kuwait and Vladimir Zhechev University of Economics - Varna, Bulgaria are delivered the special address.

Keynote Session (Madras II - 10.30 am to 3 pm)

The Meet Speakers and the titles of their talks were as follows:
1. Dr. Sabuj Mallik, University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom - Reliability of Leadfree Electronics Packaging Under Harsh Environments.
2. Vladimir Zhechev, University of Economics - Varna, Bulgaria - Brand Extensions: Paradigm fit b/w Strategic Bus. Alternatives & Brand Positioning Realities
3. Dr. S. Neelamani, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Kuwait - Precision Engineering for Recent Innovations on Marine Structures.
4. Prof. Sabah A. Abdul-Wahab, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman - Sources of Odours in Al-Multaqa Village in Oman.
5. Dr. Mirza R. Baig, Dubai Pharmacy College, Dubai - Personalizing the Medication for The Patient: A Focus on Pharmacogenomics
6. Dr. P. Radhakrishnan, Emirates College for Management & Information Technology, UAE - Innovation and Business Analytics
7. Dr. Deepak Khare, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India - Water Resource Management for Smart Cities: Issues and Challenges.
8. Ass.Prof. Mohamed Helmy Khafagy, Fayoum University, Fayoum, Egypt. - Improving Performance of Parallel Complex Queries in Big Data

Award Ceremony (Madras II - 2.30 am to 4.15pm) Click here to view Winner List

The Awards are bestowed to the Winner by the Guest of Honors of ARM 2016 namely Hon'ble Mr Justice S. K. Krishnan-Judge, Lok Adalat, High Court of Madras, India & Dr. V. Ganesan-Former Asso. Director, IGCAR, Kalapakkam, India, on 3rd December 2016 at Le Royal Meridien, Chennai, India in view of their initiatives, discoveries, and developments in their area of expertise.