Prof. Rao R. Bhavani, UNESCO Chair in Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment and Director of Ammachi Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, conducted a webinar on Women's Empowerment and Leadership for thirty European youth as part of AYUDH Europe's Social Impact Leadership. The webinar was held from September 1-6, 2018, in Bilbao, Spain.
Mukil M. V. and Sreekanth Chowdary Chalasani, team members from Ammachi Labs of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, attended the 'LEGO Education Conference on Driving Innovation in India through STEM Education' on September 4, 2018, at Chennai.
MSW Students and members from Ammachi Labs and the Center for Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality were treated to an inspiring talk and interactive session by Dr. Irna van der Molen, Scientific Director at Reliefbase Foundation and policy advisor at the University of Twente, Netherlands.
The Stanford University's 2018 FabLearn Global Excellence Practitioner Award has been awarded to Akshay Nagarajan, Researcher at AMMACHI Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, in recognition of his achievements and efforts to advance maker education and for his exemplary commitment to outreach, connecting communities and bringing equity to education in the rural communities in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh.
Sreeram Kongeseri, a PhD student, along with the researchers of AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction), developed a board game, ' Aadarsh Gaon', that provides a way for players to build an ideal community through social problem-solving.
Mr. Jose James, Senior Researcher at AMMACHI (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction) Labs' Haptics team, and a Research Fellow at the University of Sannio, Italy, attended the IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements & Applications 2018 (MeMeA2018) held at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, from June 11-13, 2018.
The engineers at AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi-Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction) were at L&T Construction Skills Training Institute in May, 2018, to launch their Bar Bending V2 simulator and train the trainers of the Institute on how to teach bar bending skills through the simulator.
Sooraj Subrahmanyan of AMMACHI Labs presented a paper titled “Pluralism and Coexistence in Dharma Tradition" at the 4th International Dharma-Dhamma Conference on “State and Social Order in Dharma Dhamma Traditions” at Nalanda University, Rajgir, Bihar.
A twelve member delegation from Hunan Xiangtan University and Hunan Xiangtan Daonan Academy, located in the Hunan District in China, visited the Kochi and Amritapuri campuses of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, on December 17-18, 2017.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham participated in the Transforming Education Conference for Humanity (TECH) 2017, held at Visakhapatnam, from 16th to 18th December, 2017.
Mr. Akshay Nagarajan, Researcher at AMMACHI Labs, attended the 36 hour Fablearn Makeathon organized by MindCET at Yerucham, Israel, on 27- 28 November, 2017.
Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction (AMMACHI) Labs conducted an informative demonstration and workshop on the Bhuvan modules and apps with top experts on October 13, 2017, at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus.
The Director of Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction (AMMACHI) Labs, Rao. R. Bhavani, presented a paper at the Ethics in Action initiative held at Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Casina Pio IV, Vatican Gardens, from October 14-16, 2017.
Honourable President of India Shri. Ram Nath Kovind was the chief Guest at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor's 64th Birthday Celebrations on 8th October, 2017.
Mr. Sachith KP, Research Associate at AMMACHI Labs, participated and presented a paper, at the 16th IFIP TC 13 on Human–Computer Interaction (HCI), INTERACT 2017, held at Mumbai, on 25-29 September, 2017.
Mr. Sreeram Kongeseri, Senior Consultant, AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction), and Christopher Coley, Project Manager, Center for Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, Amritapuri, presented a paper at SOCSIC 2017 held at Bangkok, from September 5-7, 2017.
The AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction) inaugurated the newly constructed Research Center and new Amrita Makerspace on 24th August, 2017.
The mechanical design engineers at AMMACHI Labs (Amrita Multi Modal Applications Using Computer & Human Interaction), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, used 3D modeling to design N easy-to-make toilet, with less material and skilled labour, which will benefit thousands of families in rural India.
Amrita Multi Modal Applications and Computer Human Interaction (AMMACHI Labs) was featured in the UNESCO-UNEVOC Promising Practices. AMMACHI Labs offers a programme that uses innovative approaches and modern technology to overcome the obstacles rural women face in terms of access to Technical Vocational Education and Training .
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Amrita Multi Modal Application Using Computer and Human Interaction (AMMACHI Labs) along with Amrita E-Learning had a fruitful interaction with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister(CM) Shri. Nara Chandrababu Naidu, on 26th June, 2017.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has been doing several successful projects on Interdisciplinary Sciences and Technology. The inspiration and guiding force behind our successful projects is Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (Amma).
A team from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham was at WITS University, South Africa on 4th April, 2017.
Mr. Sreeram Kongeseri, a PhD Student and Research Associate at AMMACHI Labs, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, participated in the 2017 CASOS Summer Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, USA, which was conducted from 4th -10th June, 2017.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s Summer Camp students and Amrita Multi Modal Application Using Computer and Human Interaction’s (AMMACHI Lab) Community Organizers in Kimana and Dunda villages celebrated World Environment Day on June 5, 2017, by planting trees and plants. An event also was organized at Nani Borvai village in Gujarat.