Dr. Pawan Goenka has been appointed as the Executive Director at Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. After his Ph. D. from Cornell University, USA, he completed an Advanced Management Programme (AMP) at the Harvard Business School, USA.
A get to gather of Lucknow Chapter of Alumni Association, IIT Kanpur was held on Friday, August 30, 2013 at Genesis Club, Kursi Road, Lucknow.
About 200 students of class X assembled on October 3, 2013 at Outreach Building to attend a lecture/talk of Prof. Pradip Sinha (HSS Dept) and Prof. Anandh Subrahmaniam (MSE Dept) and Prof. Anish Upadhyay (AE Dept).
Divyaroop Bhatnagar (BT/ME/76) is the author of Journey to the Hills and other Stories.
IIT Kanpur has appointed Mr. Sanjiv Khosla (BT/CSE/1986) as the Overseas Ambassador of IIT Kanpur, he will operate out of New York Office of IIT Kanpur, the space that he himself has generously donated to the Institute.
Akhilesh Pathak (BT/EE/2009) passed away on Saturday October 12. He was doing PhD in maths at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN.
With support from the Institute and request from Alumni Association, Counseling Service observed the World Suicide Prevention Day on September 8, 2013. The objective was to increase awareness amidst the campus community with regard to this sensitive issue.
The student group of Alumni Contact Program, DORA had organized successful “Tips From The Top” session, which was about 'Management Studies and Corporate World'. There was a huge turn up of students and they were very grateful to the alumni for such motivating and inspiring session.