Program on “Inform, Advise and Inspire”
2nd November 2017
ASCE Student Chapter of Dronacharya College of Engineering, Gurgaon organized a program named “Inform, Advise and Inspire” on 2nd November, 2017. The Key speakers were Mr. Kamlesh Kumar (Senior Structural Engineer, Chicago, USA) and Mr. Krashan Singhal (Senior Water Resources Engineer, Chicago, USA). The program was conducted as an online face-to-face interaction with the speakers. 40 students of civil engineering domain were selected for the online interaction session.
The speakers interacted with the students via video and phone conferencing and physical workshops. Specifically, they advised and educated them about current trends in industry, suitable career options, communication skills and job nailing techniques. Along the way, students got an opportunity to build a meaningful connection with industry professionals. The topic of the online face-to-face interaction session was “How to Engineer Your Career in a Fast-Changing World”.
Mr. Kamlesh from Chicago commenced the program. A presentation was given by him which covered many topics like how to find your area of interest, what are the options after B.Tech., what are the various exams, what are the challenges faced by Mr. Kamlesh and how did he overcome them etc. The presentation session continued for about one hour after which the question-answer session started. The question-answer session was assisted by Mr. Krashan Singhal. Students showed enthusiasm and participated actively in the question-answer session and cleared their doubts.
The program ended with a vote of thanks from Mr. Vineet Kumar Mishra, Head of Civil Engineering Department.
Overall it was an inspiring and knowledge enriching session.