List of Activities

All India Meet 2020 at SVCE Bangalore on 10-11 January 2020

Engineers Without Borders India All India Chapters Meet was held at Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering, Vidyanagar, Bangalore on 10-11 January 2020. The programme was inaugurated with the prayer song, followed by lighting of the lamp. EWB Student president of SVCE welcomed the gathering, followed with addresses by Principal SVCE, EWB-India Bangalore Chapter, and the Chairman EWB India. 8 students along with faculty advisor from KCG College of Technology attended in the All India Meet 2020 at SVCE Bangalore.

Mr. Sivaraman, Student President of KCG College of Technology given a talk on the topic ‘How Participation in the activities and projects of the EWB-India Student Chapter has benefited him’,

Vote of thanks for the inaugural was given by the Vice principal of SVCE, Bangalore.

After the break four parallel sessions on chapter presentations were given by twenty-three student chapters and four professional chapters. Mr. Sivaraman, student president, Mr. Lingeshwaran and Gowtham, member of EWB and 3rd year ECE students along with Dr. Jose Anand, Faculty Advisor, EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter presented our Chapter presentation.

After the presentation Design thinking workshop for students were organized and student’s open forum discussions were arranged. Second day Keynote address on Project based Learning”, by prof Krishna Vedula, Executive Director, Indo, Universal Collaboration for Engineering education (IIJCEE) was given. Then selected for the presentation was given.

Then selected presentation of student chapters were presented. I am one of the panel member for the panel discussion on the topic “Effective role of faculty advisors in EWB India Chapters” along with three more panel members.

R. Sivaraman received the Best active student member award contest by writing an essay on his involvement. Then chapter presentation award was received by Student President, Mr. R. Sivaraman, and Faculty Advisor, Dr. Jose Anand

Plantation Drive at Mahindra World City

17 Members and the Faculty Advisor of EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter participated in the Chennai’s Largest 1.5 Lakh Plantation Drive “One Tree is All it Takes” at Mahindra World City, using Miyawaki methodology on 31 August 2019, and the Drive was sponsored by Times of India & Hero Motors, organized by CommuniTree, Chennai.


Teach-to-Reach Programme at Kannagi Nagar

EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter organized a Teach-to-Reach teaching/coaching programme at J-11 Boys and Girls Club, Kannagi Nagar, for the students of Kannagi Nagar, on 6 September 2019 from 5.30 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. Four members of EWB-KCG Chapter and the Faculty Advisor Dr. Jose Anand, Associate Professor/ECE participated in the programme. The students at kannaginagar utilized the event in an efficient manner.


Planets Largest Coastal Cleanup” Programme at Palavakkam

EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter participated in the “The Planets Largest Coastal Cleanup” drive organized by “Save a Turtile” organization in association with Government of Tamil Nadu planned to clean the Beach from Marina to Kovalam on 21 September 2019 from 6.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m. The following KCG Students participated in the event at Palavakkam Beach coordinated by Faculty Advisor Dr. Jose Anand, Associate Professor/ECE. KCG Alumnus Mr. Vignesh, ECE 2010 Batch also participated in the event.

Seed Ball Grahaon 25 September 2019

Nine students from EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter, placed 600 seed balls along the side of Buckingham Canal towards the KCG College Road on 25 Sep 2019 from 10.30 a.m. to 12.00 noon along with Dean Academics, Dr. Sarukasi, and Dr. Jose Anand, Faculty Advisor EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter

EWB-India KCG College of Technology Student Chapter involved in planting tree sapling along the lake side of KCG College of Technology College Road in the Month of February 2020.