‘Take inspiration from elders’
Dr. SP Vasireddi, Executive Chairman, Vimta Labs inaugurated a two-day ‘Open House and Science & Technical Expo’ at GITAM (Deemed to be University)...
Hyderabad: Dr. SP Vasireddi, Executive Chairman, Vimta Labs inaugurated a two-day ‘Open House and Science & Technical Expo’ at GITAM (Deemed to be University) here on Friday. He inspected the exhibits displayed there.
‘Necessity is mother of invention. It provokes us to think. You can question yourself in challenging situation’ Dr. Vasireddi said. He quoted the three innovations, Nike Vision, E-Sight-3 and Tesla M-3 electrical car, which are helpful for the general public. He inaugurated a souvenir, a compilation of 75 abstracts.
The Guest of honour N Sri Raghunandan Kumar, Director & Founder Secretary, Planetary Society, India asked students to take inspiration from former elders and continue their path of knowledge acquisition. He explained about the universe at planetary study.
Students from various schools participated in the expo and set up over 300 models. The students seemed enthusiastic about explaining the principles behind their models. Many of them focused on sustainable energy resources and improved agricultural techniques. Dr. T Vishwam, Convenor of the expo said, this was meant to nurture scientific temperament. He added that a career guidance expo cum seminar would be held.
PSLV, Fire Safety Demo, Aero Modeling, Wireless Energy Transfer, Magnetic Fluids, Aviation Control Mechanism, Drawing and Quiz competitions etc. are special attractions in the expo. The top three performers would get a certificate and a cash prize of Rs10, 000, 5,000 and Rs 3, 000 respectively. GITAM Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof. N. Siva Prasad was present.