A 2-Day National Level Online Workshop on “Vibration and Noise Control : Recent Trends and Innovations” was organized by Mechanical Engineering Department of Don Bosco College of Engineering in association with Goa State Innovation Council The workshop was inaugurated by Chief Guest, Mr. Jose Noronha, Chairman, Goa Public Service Commission and Chairman, Goa State Innovation Council in the presence of Fr. Kinley D’Cruz, Director, Dr. Neena Panandikar, Principal, Mr. Ajit Salunke, HOD, Mechanical Engineering Dept. and Dr. Pravin Verekar, Convener. Dr. Kala Nayak, Registrar and Mr. Sudip Faldesai, Project officer, GSInC also graced the occasion
Dr. Verekar formally welcomed all the dignitaries and participants of the workshop. He threw light on the topics that will be covered during the workshop. Mr. Jose Noronha spoke about opportunities for innovation in the state. He emphasized the role of GSInC in supporting the startup community. He also stressed on importance of reading habits for students. He said “always strive for perfection” and urged the participants to take benefit of the workshop. In Mr. Ajit Salunke proposed the vote of thanks. The event was compered by Mr. Raymond Joseph and the workshop was coordinated by Mr. Chetan Gaonkar and Mr. Ramnath Prabhu Bam.
There resource persons were Dr. M. L. Munjal, Professor Emeritus, FRITA, IISc Bengaluru, Dr. Krishna Mohan Kumar, Assistant Professor, IIT Indore, Mr. Bhushan Singh, Assistant Professor, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Mr. Peeyush Bhonde, Area Manager, Technical Services (NVH), Josts Engineering and Mr. Suryakant Gawde, Vibration Analyst Level III, Certified Maintenance Partner at SKF Bearings. Apart from this, sessions were conducted by in-house faculty members, Dr. Pravin Verekar, Mr. Chetan Gaonkar and Mr. Ramnath Prabhu Bam. Mr. Sudip Faldesai gave a talk on “Roles and responsibilities of GSInC”.
Around 100 participants from all over India which included Industry Professionals, Faculty Members, Research scholars and students had registered for the event.