Dr. S. Sandya
Professor and Head,
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology,
P.O. Box 6429, Yelahanka, Bangalore 560064.
IRIS is the techno-cultural forum of ECE department, where technical and cultural events are organised for the students of ECE department. IRIS was started in the year 2009 with a vision of exploring talents at the departmental level through which the talents are nourished and a platform is provided for them to excel. The term IRIS represents the goddess of communication and we, with our infrastructure want to make sure that the core of ECE is not lost in today’s world, where there is a huge demand for the IT engineers.
The inauguration of this techno-cultural forum for AY 2016-17 was held on 24th September 2016. The chief guest of the day Dr. Manjunath Hebbar, CEO, Buoyonci. Dr. Manjunath Hebbar, addressed the students on the rise of engineering colleges in the society but the fall in the quality of the students who graduate. He also talked on the challenges faced in improving the standards of education, the methods which help in improving the quality of education, the dedication required from students in their field of choice to make this country better.