Industry-Academia Conclave is a platform, where our students meet with experts from various industries. The event's objective is to give the students exposure to the state-of-the-art, trends, and challenges that shape the industry. Particularly, an perspective of what they study and how is it applied in the larger scheme of things and the skill sets one must develop to have a career in the industry or mold one's research to make it relevant to the industry.


SL No Date Speaker Topic Organization
1 13th August 2021 Mr. RaghavaKrishna Kanala Challenges and Opportunities in Petrochemical Industry Senior Manager,
Corporate R&D Centre, Hindustan Petroleum
Corporation Limited, Bangalore.
2 13th August 2021 Dr. Subrahmanyam Santhanam Intellectual Property Analytics as a Career Choice Senior Manager,
Legal Affairs, SABIC R&D Pvt Ltd, Bangalore.
3 13th August 2021 Dr. Shirish Thakre Industrial R&D: a perspective on the business challenges,
strategic research direction and the opportunity
Vice President, Aditya Birla Science
and Technology Centre, Corporate R&D of the Aditya
Birla Group
4 13th August 2022 Dr. Nagesh Kini Development of Battery technology: Confluence of Invention and Innovation from Academia and Industry. CTO and Co-Founder Vimano EWA
Pvt. Ltd.
5 13th August 2022 Dr. Venkatraghavan R Academic Pursuit & Industrial Applications, Perspective on Research & Innovation. Platform leader, Clean Future, Unilever R &D
6 15th September 2023 Dr. Padmesh A TADF Activating Carbazole- Benzophenone Emitter - An In-silico Approach Associate Professor, IIT Palakkad
7 16th September 2023 Dr. Manish Grover

Can healthcare be engineered?

Aurea Bio Labs
8 16th September 2023 Mr. Shailendra Rao Sustainability in Manufacturing: Promoting Environmental Responsibility and Economic Growth Filtrex