VALIANT -A Technical Fiesta
Valiant, a National Level Technical Symposium, was organized at Vishnu Institute of Technology on 6 and 7 February 2014. Students from engineering colleges across the country participated in this technical fest. The contributions comprise 814 papers, 90 poster presentations and 39 projects from 84 colleges , including IIT Bhuvaneshwar. Out of these, 180 papers, 25 projects, and 25 posters were selected.
The Inaugural took place in Smt. B. Seetha Indoor Auditorium on 6 February 2014. Mr. W. Michael Amick Jr., Executive Director of International Paper APPM was the Chief Guest. In his address, he motivated the students to have an aim, goal, aspiration and dream; and to be focused on the task at hand. He also identified service as a crucial qualification of a leader. He urged the students to come out of their comfort zones and work hard to succeed. His talk was followed by a lively interaction with the students. Earlier Vice Chairman Shri R. Ravi Chandran, Principal Dr. Surya Narayana addressed the audience. Dr. T. Suresh Kumar presented the Convener's report.
The students exhibited their knowledge, talent and skills in the paper presentations, poster presentations and project exhibitions . Along with the technical events, Programming events, Management events, Creative Gallery events , Robowars and Sports were also conducted. In the evening of 6 February 2014 the cultural events were held. The events saw the enthusiastic participation of the students and the campus reverberated with the thrill and excitement of the students. The camp fire was the high ight of the activities as usual.
On the next day the Valedictory of VALIANT was organized in Dr. B. V. Raju Indoor Auditorium in the evening of 7 February 2014. Principal Dr. D. Surya Narayana and Vice Principal Prof. K Srinivas addressed the audience. Dr. T. Suresh Kumar , HOD of EEE presented the Convener's report. Prizes were given to the winners in the various events.