The Intercollegiate National Level Tech Fest, Ekatva 2014, was held on the 7th and 8th of November 2014. The fest organised a total of 17 events for various branches of engineering, including the general technical events, such as paper presentation and maths olympiads.
On the occasion of World Diabetes Day on November 14, 2014, the Departments of Endocrinology and Vitreoretinal Services of the Department of Ophthalmology at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences are jointly organizing a month-long program with the theme “Diabetes and Eye” from November 3 - 24, 2014. The departments have envisaged a series of activities aimed at increasing awareness about the vision threatening complications of diabetes.
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, under the aegis of Kerala Orthopaedic Association and Cochin Orthopaedic Society, conducted the Amrita Spine Course 2014 on November 2. The seminar focused on lumbar degenerative disc disorders (low back pain and related diseases). Honorable Minister for Fisheries, Ports and Excise, Shri K.
The 12th Anniversary of Amrita College of Nursing was celebrated at the Health Sciences campus on November 01, 2014. The auspicious function started with lighting of the lamp by Bri. Karunamrita Chaithanya. Presidential address was given by Dr. Prem Nair, Medical Director, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. The program was inaugurated by Dr. K. S.
Aarohan, a two-day science fest, was organized for high school and pre-university students by the Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, from October 30-31, 2014. Aarohan- an annual Amrita Science Fest is an initiative to foster a bond between the university and schools, as well as provide a big platform for young minds to exhibit their interests in science and mathematics.
Annual Kerala State Student Convention of Computer Society of India (CSI) (Region VII) on the theme “Empowering Villages through Emerging ICTS” was conducted on 30th October 2014. Bri. Bakthi Priyamrita Chaithanya, Principal, Amrita Vidyalayam did the Lamp Lighting and Dr. U. Krishnakumar, Director, delivered the welcome address.
The Center for Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore organized a three day internal workshop on Distributed Computing Algorithms (for machine learning) and Apache-Spark Framework for Big Data Analytics from October 30 - November 1, 2014.
Amrita School of Arts and Sciences at Kochi Campus is conducting a Two - Day Hands-on-Workshop on Web Designing and Current Design Trends- WEB WEAVING - Towards building successful websites from October 28-29, 2014.
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The Department of Visual Media and Communication, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, organized a two-day hands-on workshop titled ‘Web Weaving – Towards Building Successful Websites’ from October 27-28, 2014.
Amrita Kalotsav 2014, the combined inauguration of the arts fest of all schools at the Health Sciences campus included the Amrita School of Medicine, Amrita School of Dentistry, Amrita College of Nursing, Amrita School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences and was held on October 27, 2014.