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IIT BOMBAY TECHFEST LECTURES -
September 19th, 2011
Eminent personalities, exotic topics and enlightening insights - A segment dedicated to spreading excellence - Welcome to The Lecture Series.
Over the years, Techfest has helped materialise the dreams of thousands of students all over India by providing a platform for personalities at the helm of changing our world today to connect with the young minds through Lecture Series.
Lecture Series has helped carry the ideas and the enlightening insights of these eminent personalities who have been bestowed with prestigious accolades to the common people by giving a totally different definition to the term “Lecture”. It has given students the ideal opportunity to interact with their role models in a very unique way and has played an integral role in bringing their theoretical and practical approach before the eyes of the future aspirants and lay the foundation for their ideas. This year also you can be sure to take home much more than just an autograph as Techfest continues to organize thrilling lectures, some in a totally new format, to foster the flow of knowledge beyond the conventional bounds of books.
Techfest feels honoured to have been graced by the presence of the following lecturers and reaching out to the learning world earning huge appreciation:
Sir Harold Kroto [1996 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry]
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam [Hon’ble Ex-President of India]
Michael Jones [Chief Technology Advocate, Google Founder, Google Earth]
Jimmy Wales [Founder, Wikipedia]
William Baker [Structural Engineer, Tallest Manmade Structure, Burj Khalifa]
Dr. Lyn Evans [Project Leader, Large Hadron Collider, CERN]
K. S. Pua [Inventor of Pen Drive]
Jaap Haartsen [Inventor of Bluetooth]
For further queries contact:
Satya Praneeth Repaka
Ph. +91 99207 40905
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