Srinivas Institute of Dental Sciences hosted a Motivational talk as a part of Orientation Program for I BDS on 23rd September 2014. The distinguished invitee for the day was Prof. (Dr). Akhter Husain, Heading Dept of Orthodontia, Yenepoya Dental College, Deralakatte. The Dean Prof. (Dr) Manoj Varma welcomed the gathering and introduced the guest. In his oration the guest speaker inspired the students to dream and work towards fulfilling them by “Positive thinking”. The talk was well appreciated by the staff and students of the institute who were present. The talk concluded by presentation of memento to the guest by the Dean.