aveetha School of Engineering, SIMATS has inaugurated the 2nd STAR summit , Saveetha Transdisciplinary Annual Research Summit 2019 on 23rd April 2019. The main objective of this event is to provide a research platform for students to present their innovative project ideas as poster and model. STAR summit, one of the iconic events in our institution, spans over a period of 5 days from 23rd April 2019 to 27th April 2019 , includes the project work of all the 4 year engineering students of all disciplines. Mrs.Ramya Deepak, Director SSE, welcomed the gathering and highlighted the importance of the event such that the students can develop or improve competitive intelligence. A total of 1425 posters are presented by 3170 students, in which 300 projects are communicated for journal publication. The presentation is assessed by 120 domain experts and peer judges from other institutions. The presidential address given by Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan , Chancellor, SIMATS , made the students to understand the meaning of engineer is innovation. Dr.Rakesh Kumar Sharma, Vice Chancellor, SIMATS, highlighted on research and patent. The chief guest , Dr. E.Bhaskaran, Deputy Director(Technical)(EDP), Department of Industries and Commerce, Government of Tamil Nadu, motivated the students to become an entrepreneur and discussed in detail about the various funding schemes provided by the Government of TamilNadu for projects. He emphasized on the 10 steps to achieve a startup sector. Guest of Honour Dr.Fabio Celani, Assistant Professor School of Aerospace Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy addressed the gathering about the need of Research on global level.Dr.D.Dhanasekeran, Principal SSE, presented a vote of thanks to all the dignitaries, principals from constituent colleges, judges, faculty members and students. The inauguaration event was followed by the poster presentation session. The dignitaries gave their valuable inputs to students. Overall, the STAR summit serves as a platform for the students to get insight into the research . and provides an opportunity to develop theoretical and practical knowledge.
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