STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Science Day Fete at MEC, Thrikkakara

As part of National Science Day Celebration, talks were organised at Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara.

Published: 15th February 2014 10:06 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th February 2014 10:54 AM   |  A+A-

As part of National Science Day Celebration, talks were organised at Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara. Sessions were held on ‘Science: Advances and Challenges’ and ‘Fostering Scientific Temper’ under the auspices of Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment and Department of Science and Technology.

Tessy Thomas, Project Director, Agni Missile Systems, DRDO, who spoke at the seminar, spoke about the technology entailing missiles and their developments. She also shared anecdotes from her experiences with Project Agni.

Reji Scaria, Senior Manager (R&D) OEN India Pvt Ltd, also spoke at the meet.

He said rising ‘electronic waste’ was an issue and urged the engineers of tomorrow to ponder about and take responsible measures to tackle the problem at hand.

The meet was presided over by V P Devassia. Postal stamps issued by the Indian Postal Department commemorating the silver jubilee of MEC were unveiled during the event.

Stay up to date on all the latest Kochi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp