Professor Sushanta Mitra, Chair of Mechanical Engineering, has been given the prestigious honour of delivering a public lecture at Techfest on January 2, 2015 in Mumbai.
The title of his talk is: Convergence of Science, Engineering and Technology for Social Impact.
Techfest, which is hosted by IIT Bombay, is Asia's largest science and technology festival attracting a footfall of more than 135,000 and with a reach of over 2500 colleges across India and more than 500 overseas.
Prof. Sushanta Mitra
Techfest is known for hosting a variety of events that include competitions, exhibitions, lectures as well as workshops. It is among the very few student organizations to have received patronage from UNESCO for promotion of technical know-how and patronage of UNICEF for the social causes taken up through ideate competitions and other initiatives over the years.