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IITACB Monthly 3rd Saturday SGT : IIT in every state?

(An IIT Alumni Centre Exclusive Event)


IIT Alumni Centre, Bengaluru (IITACB) is back with its monthly 3rd Saturday social get togethers. This time we will not only have some yummy food and inviting drinks, we will also have food for thought! Our president Prof Ashok Misra would be leading

Date: May 17, 2014 (Saturday)
Venue: HSR Club, 22nd Cross, HSR Layout, Bengaluru
Schedule: 1830 hours onwards.

Dear IITian,

IIT Alumni Centre, Bengaluru (IITACB) is back with its monthly 3rd Saturday series. This time we will not only have some yummy food and inviting drinks, we will also have food for thought! Our president Prof Ashok Misra would be leading this evening’s theme: IIT in every state? A few seasoned experts are expected to confirm participation.

So what you think about the poll-promise of IIT in every state? Who made the promise? Do you think we are ready for it? What about state of existing IITs, especially the newer ones? Have we not struggled to get those going, especially in terms of attracting good faculty? Won’t it dilute an already struggling brand or would it make it even bigger and better?

Or is it a necessity given the rising needs of better education? And aren’t the newer IITs showing good signs, such as IIT Guwahati becoming the only Indian educational institute in the 2014 league table of '100 Under 50' institutions

(Read more at: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/34459883.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst).

These and more such points would be debated and you are welcome to join the debate.
Venue : HSR Club, 22nd Cross, between 17th and 18th Main in Sector-3, HSR Layout. The event would start at the conference room on 3rd floor and then move to dining hall.
Time: From 6:30 pm onwards on Saturday, May 17th 2014.

Limited seats! First come, first served!

Entry free to IITACB members and their family, including snacks and dinner. Drinks at cash bar.
Entry Rs 300 per head for non-members (only IITians and their family).
On-the spot membership of IITACB for IITians (bring your cheque-book!).
Please register with Ranga (Rangarajan T, iitacb2010@gmail.com) over email, SMS or phone at +91-9880111198.

Look forward to an engaging debate, meeting your pals and making some new friends, at IITACB!

Note that online registration is also open now. Visit our website: http:/iitacb.org/


Warm regards,
IIT Alumni Centre, Bengaluru (IITACB), Management Committee

On-the spot membership of IITACB for IITians is accepted. (Please do bring your cheque-book!).


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