IEDC has organized two week faculty development programme on “Entrepreneurship for Academicians” sponsored by NSDEB, DST, NewDelhi and EDI Ahmadabad during 18th –30th December, 2017.The program was inaugurated by Mr. Shashidhar Shetty, Executive Officer, SDME Society, Dr.K.Suresh, Principal, Mr. Sundar Sherigar M, Assistant Director, MSME, Government of India, Mangalore Unit, Dr.Basava.T, Head IEDC/R&D on 18th December, 2017. The experts from various Govt. Organizations related to Entrepreneurial activities conducted the sessions. Prof. Amith K.S welcome the gathered, Prof. Avinash S introduced the Chief Guest Mr. Shashidhar Shetty, Prof. Basavaraj.Patil delivered the Vote of Thanks and Prof. Ramesh G was the Master of Ceremony.
On the occasion of Kannada Rajyothsava, Cultural committee of S.D.M. Institute of Technology Ujire, organized a floodlight show narrating glimpse of “VijayaNagraSamrajya” on 11th November 2017. The program was conducted in association with faculties and Students of S.D.M. Institute of Technology Ujire. Faculties from the various Departments have actively participated. Dr.Krishnaprasad P.A., Mr. Vinay M.R. Mr. Naveen Kumar, Mr. Naveen Pagad, Mr. Hanumanthraju, Mr. Ramesh, Dr.Basava and Students of SDMIT Ujire portrayed the Vijayanagara dynasty.Dr.Krishnaprasad P.A., chairman, cultural committee convened the show. Dr.Basava, Associate Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering directed the play and the story is narrated by Prof. G.P. Hegde, of ISE department.
“Anveshana 2017”a talent search program among the first year students of Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute of Technology Ujire, was held on 10th of October 2017. All the seven sections of first year actively participated in the event. G section secured first place, C and A sections secured second and third place respectively. Mr. Naveen Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, SDM Degree College and Mrs. Swathi B. Assistant professor Department of MSW, SDM PG Centre were the judges for this event. Dr.Krishnaprasad P.A. HOD department of Civil Engineering and Chairman cultural committee coordinated the event. Dr. K. Suresh, Principal of the college also present on this occasion.
Two-day’s workshop on“Use of E-resources for Teaching and Research& Train the Trainer Program for librarians” of VTU affiliated college librarians of Mysore region was held at Shri DharmasthalaManjunatheshwara Institute of Technology, Ujire in association with Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi on 9th and 10th June 2017.Sri D. Harshendra Kumar, Secretary SDM Educational society, Ujirewas the chief guestof the event. He inaugurated the workshop and advised the participants to utilise this opportunity to update oneself with the optimum usage of E-resources through VTU Consortium. The convener of the workshop Dr.Rajatha, Librarian, SDMIT, welcomed the gathering. Dr. P. V. Konnur, Director, Prasaranga, VTU, Belagavi as well as Adviser, VTU consortium enlightened the gathering about aim and objectives of VTU consortium and the purpose of conduction of this workshop in his keynote address. Dr. K. Suresh, Principal, SDMIT, Ujire presided over the function and in his presidential remarks he wholeheartedly appreciated VTU for developing an information rich society through its consortium and facilitating end users through access of online resources with minimum investment. Dr. K.R. Mulla, Librarian, VTU, Belagavi&Coordinator, VTU consortium proposed vote of thanks.
SDMIT Ujire had organized One Day Seminar on “Entrepreneur Development and Industrial Opportunities in Areca” in association with Arecanut Research and Development Foundation ® (ARDF), Mangaluru& The Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-Operative Ltd (CAMPCO), Mangaluru on 9th May, 2017. The event was inaugurated by PoojyaDr. D.Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari, ShreeKshethraDharmastala. Dr. P. Chowdappa, Director CPCRI Kasargod, Sri. S.R.Satishchandra, President CAPMCO, Dr. K. Suresh, Principal SDMIT, Dr. Keshava Bhat, Executive Director, ARDF, Sri ManchiSrinivasAchar, President All India Areca Growers Association, were also present on this on this occasion. Dr. Basava T, Head R&D/IEDC was the convener of the event.