Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur was established on 02 August 2008 as an Institute of National Importance enacted under Institutes of Technology Act 2012 to foster technology education and research in India. The Institute is committed to technological thought and action to benefit the economic development of India. Scholarship in teaching and learning; Scholarship in research and creative accomplishments; and relevance to Industry are three driving forces for us at IIT Jodhpur.

The celebrations of the thirteenth Foundation Day of the Institute would be held online on 02 August 2020, in adherence to social distancing norms during the pandemic, and would be graced by eminent personalities.

Address by
Dr. P. K. Mishra
Principal Secretary to the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India
"Role of Technology in Shaping Education - The Future Vistas"

Address by
Shri N. K. Singh
Chairman, 15th Finance Commission, Government of India
"Technology and The Social Contract"

Invited Speakers

Foundation Day Speaker
Dr. P. K. Mishra
Principal Secretary to the
Hon’ble Prime Minister of India
Chief Guest
Shri N. K. Singh
Chairman
15th Finance Commission
Government of India
Guest of Honor
Shri Amit Khare
Secretary
Department of Higher Education, MHRD, Government of India
Presided over by
Dr. R. Chidambaram
Chairman
Board of Governors, IIT Jodhpur

Program

Institute Foundation Day 2020 Program, 02 August 2020, 4:00 - 6:00 PM

4:00 - 4:10 PM

Welcome Address
Professor Santanu Chaudhury
Director, IIT Jodhpur

4:10 - 4:15 PM

Screening of “IIT Jodhpur: A Pearl in the Desert”

4:15 - 4:30 PM

Address by Guest of Honor
Shri Amit Khare
Secretary, Department of Higher Education, MHRD, Government of India

4:30 - 4:45 PM

Address by Chief Guest
Shri N. K. Singh
Chairman, 15th Finance Commission, Government of India

4:45 - 4:50 PM

Release of Research Bulletin 2020 “TechScape: IIT Jodhpur”

4:50 - 5:35 PM

Foundation Day Lecture on “Role of Technology in Shaping Education - The Future Vistas”
Dr. P. K. Mishra
Principal Secretary to the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India

5:35 - 5:45 PM

Question & Answer Session

5:45 - 5:55 PM

Presidential Address
Dr. R. Chidambaram
Chairman, Board of Governors, IIT Jodhpur

5:55 - 6:00 PM

Vote of Thanks
Professor S. R. Vadera
Chairman of Foundation Day Observance Committee, IIT Jodhpur

Contact

Foundation Day Observance Committee
Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur
NH 65, Nagaur Road, Karwad, Jodhpur, Rajasthan India 342037

  events@iitj.ac.in

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