The 67th Annual General meeting and an International Conference on Next Generation Skills Development & Challenges in Aeronautical & Aerospace Industry was organised by AeSI, Mumbai jointly with IIT, Mumbai during 14th & 15th October 2016 at Victor Menezes Convention Centre, IIT, Mumbai.
Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati, Honorable Minister of Civil Aviation was the Chief Guest. Shri P.S. Ganapathy, Chairman, AeSI Mumbai delivered the welcome address. Dr. V.K Sarswat, President, AeSI & Member, NITI Ayog delivered the Presidential address. The Chief Guest addressed the gathering and released the Souvenir.
This was followed by AeSI Award ceremony. The Chief Guest Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati, Honorable Minister of Civil Aviation delivered the prestigious AeSI awards.
Subsequently, Shri Kiran Kumar, Chairman ISRO delivered Dr. Neelakantan Memorial lecture. Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy, Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri (SA to RM) delievered Dr. Biren Roy Memorial lecture. Prof. Satish Dhawan Memorial lecture was delivered by Mr. Tom L. Wood, Chief Technologist at Bell Helicopter.After lunch, Business Session of AGM was conducted and the certificates were given to the students. Students of AEA-IIT Mumbai made presentations. The students of Bombay Flying Club & Thakur Institute of Aviation Technology displayed some of the projects. This was followed by conference dinner at Hilton Hotel.
Next day, three memorial lectures were delivered. Bharat Ratna JRD Tata Memorial lecture delivered by Dr. Srinivasan Dwarakanath, President, Airbus Group India Pvt. Ltd.
67th AGM Gallery & Award Ceremony