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Friday, June 26, 2015

Coimbatore, 26 June 2015

The much awaited 20th edition of the " ICTACT Bridge 2015" was held at hotel " Le Royal Meridian" in Coimbatore the theme for the event was "Innovate India for make an India.The event was attended by eminent speakers from varied walks of life who took a time out from their busy schedule and made the event a grand success .

The "ICTACT Bridge" is mainly conducted to bridge the gap between the academia and the industry having a better industrial interaction relationships. The whole day was jam packed with great inputs shared by the eminent speakers stressing the importance of innovation , their valuable speech on the theme was surely a great inspiration and a confidence booster for students for taking a step forward in exploring the opportunities for innovation in various fields and also a great eye opener for the academia in understanding the importance of innovation and motivating them accordingly .

The " ICTACT Bridge" was followed by the presentation of the awards for the winners and Runner up of the " ICTACT Student Innovator Awards".

The speakers who graced the occasion were Mr. Bvr Mohan Reddy, Chairman, NASSCOM; Mr. Ashutosh Vaidya, Chief Delivery & Operations Officer, Dell Services; Dr. P.V Ravi, Chairman, Park Group of Institutions; Mr. Ananthanarayanan Subramanian, CEO & Managing Director, Hitachi Solutions India; Mr. Mahesh Calavai, Director - Analytics and Innovation, Target Corporation; Mr. Saravanan N.K, Vice President, MSO, Syntel Ltd.; Mr. Krishnakumar Ks, Sr. Vice President and Head - FSM, Scope International; Mr. John Devadason, Unit Head - Chennai Operations, Apollo Tyres Ltd; Mr. Anand Chandrasekaran, Founder, CTO, Mad Street Den; Mr. Anand Pillai, Education Lead – India & SAARC, Autodesk India Pvt. Ltd.; Mr. K Purushothaman, Senior Director, NASSCOM; Aspire K Swaminathan, Founder and CEO, Aspire Ventures; Dr. K Suresh Kumar, General Manager, PSG Step