The inaugural function of Association of Integrated Mechanical Engineering Students (AIMES) was held in Srinivas School of Engineering, Mukka, Mangalore on 19/09/2013.
The Chief Guest of the function was Dr. K V Gangadharan, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal. The inauguration was presided by Prof. M R Vasudev, Director, Srinivas Integrated Campus. Dr. Shreeprakash B, Principal and Dr. Suma Bhat, HOD, Department of Mechanical Engineering and staff co-ordinator Mr. B V Prabhudev were also present on this occasion.
Chief Guest Dr K V Gangadharan, addressed the gathering and conveyed the importance of basic knowledge in every aspect of our life. He also mentioned that the students should involve more towards the practical aspect of subjects and implementation of knowledge.
The chief guest also delivered a technical talk on “Vehicular Vibrations” which preceded the inauguration on account of Engineers day. The toppers of the branch were also felicitated during the event. CATIA course was held for the students in college campus during the semester holidays. Principal Dr. Shreeprakash B distributed the certificates to the students who had attended this course.
The welcome address was delivered by Mr. Shrinidhi K, President, AIMES. Mr. Yathiraj Rai, Secretary, presented the report of the association activities for the academic year 2012-13 and also the future plans of the association for the current academic year. The Vote of thanks was delivered by Mr. Sushil Rathi, Vice president. The program was compered by Shawn Mendonca.