The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Agni College of
Technology (ACT) hosted its Alumni Meet on 25 th August, 2018 at the college campus.
This meet ensures to build the alumni community into a strong and vibrant association
every year. Creating a bond between the alumni, current students and faculty is the
The event commenced with the inauguration witnessing the participation of
alumni from various parts of the country. Prof. R. Maheswari, HOD/ECE delivered the
welcome address. Dr. Srinivasan Alavandar, Dean Academics felicitated the gathering.
He highlighted the unique activities of ACT such as Big Genius, E7HAM ARIVU which
exposes innovative project ideas of school children to the global market. Dr.R.S. Kumar,
Principal delivered special address and emphasized on Agni’s PRIDE (Project Research
Innovation Design Entrepreneurship) and Robo 4.0 Lab. Dr.R. Sivakumar, Director
(Technical Innovation) elaborated on various skill acquisition programs of COEs of ACT.
Mr. Sathiyaseelan, Head- HR, Valeo India Ltd one of the distinguished alumni
of 2005 delivered a special address. Mr. Praveen Karthikeyan, Wurth Electronics shared
his experiences with his friends and faculty. Distinguished alumni were honored with
awards. A video presentation, cultural activities and photo sessions added colors to the
event. The alumni interacted with current final year students and placement team of ACT
and shared their experiences and learnings which are vital for all round growth. Dr.M.
Prince, Alumni Coordinator bid adieu to the gathering.
The alumni were honored with awards. A video presentation, cultural activities and photo session added colors to the event.
Cultural Events by the participating alumni and current students
In the post lunch session, the alumni visited their respective departments. The Alumni coordinator of ECE department took them around the various laboratories and other departmental facilities and Alumni visualized the recent progress and activities.
Group photo with the participating alumni
Alumni came up with many suggestions regarding the Training and Campus Placements for ACT. They also ensured for the future growth of ECE Department. Dr.M.Prince, Alumni Coordinator bid adieu to the gathering.
Alumni meet is a gathering of passed out students of an institution and it is a place where the institution feels proud on seeing its successful alumni.
The following feedbacks were received from the alumni:
1. After the interaction with students, they volunteered themselves to help the fellow students regarding Internships, Placements, Guest lectures & Workshops.
2. Rejoining should be periodic.
3. Great Hospitality.
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