AVISHKAR 2015 – A Zonal Research Competition In association with BCUD, Savitribai Phule Pune University

MKSSS’S HNIMR organized “Avishkar” – A Zonal Research Competition in association with BCUD, Savitribai Phule Pune University on 7th October 2015 from 10.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. The Event was inaugurated in the presence of the Chief Guest, Dr. Deepak Sharma, V.P. Barclays and Guest of Honour, Dr. Ravindra Jaybhaye, O.S.D., BCUD, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Dr. Anjali Deshpande, LMC Member, HNIMR, and Dr. Jagdish Pol, Director, HNIMR.

The Research Project Competition was conducted for the Faculty of Architecture, Law and Management wherein 100 teams and 300 students approx. from various Colleges and Management Institutions from Pune participated.

Inaguration of Avishkar 2015 - Zonal Research Competition in association with SPPU Dignitaries at Avishkar 2015 - Zonal Research Competition in association with SPPU

The Research projects were evaluated by experts with one-to-one interaction with every team based on prescribed evaluation parameter of SPPU. The judges were –

Mrs. Sania Nagsale – SPPU, Dr. Kiran Shinde – Principal, Bharati Vidyapeeth College, Dr. Aniruddha Joshi – Assistant Professor, PUMBA, SPPU, Dr. Balkrishna Damle – Dept. Of Educational Multimedia Research Centre, SPPU, Prof. Manish Kumar Verma – Professor, PUMBA, Dr. Anand Kolharkar – Founder of Opine Group and Winner of Avishkar 2014 and Mr. Mandar Kulkarni – Barclays Technology India Pvt. Ltd.

Experts interacting with participants at Avishkar 2015 - Zonal Research Competition in association with SPPU Participants at Avishkar 2015 - Zonal Research Competition in association with SPPU

The Orientation Workshop was held to guide the students about preparing for Zonal Research Competition on 15th September 2015. Dr. Ravindra Jaybhaye and Dr. Aniruddha Joshi delivered their experts thoughts and oriented students for better preparation.

Prof. Suvarna Dhaamdhere, Academic Research Coordinator of BCUD and Head – IT Department, HNIMR was the Overall In-charge of Avishkar. The efforts and contribution of student In-charge, Ms. Mrunal Kharade and Ms. Ankita Raskar and Students’ Organizing Committee of approximate 90 volunteers was appreciated by all the esteemed guests, BCUD and participants.

The event was grand success under the guidance of Dr. Jagdish Pol, Director, HNIMR and the support faculty and staff members. The BCUD recognized and appreciated increased participation of the students due to rigorous follow-up.

Faculty and Student Team of Avishkar 2015 - Zonal Research Competition in association with SPPU

Congratulations to Ms. Pooja Venkatraman for being selected as HR Intern (Training & Development) in Persistent Systems Pvt. Ltd.

Pooja Venkatraman

We wish her all the best in all her future endeavors.