GO GREEN, THERE IS NO PLANET ‘B’
Robotics and Automation Club of Kumaraguru College of Technology organized and conducted it’s First ‘Talk Series’ of the year on “Sustainability and Future Technologies”
DATE AND TIME:
This informative talk series was conducted on Sunday, 30th January from 12:30 pm – 01:30 pm.
SPEAKERS OF THE EVENT:
KEZIA JOBEL SELVAKUMAR – Environmentalist, pursuing a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and Project Management at the University of Leeds, UK.
RAKESH D – President Robotics and Automation Club, pursuing Mechatronics Engineering at KCT.
AIM OF THIS EVENT:
To create awareness among the future generations about vanishing natural resources and to foster economic and social development. The goal of these technologies is to drastically reduce environmental and ecological risks and to create a sustainable product.
HAPPENINGS OF THE EVENT:
Speaker 1 – KEZIA SELVAKUMAR preached her knowledge with an enlightening presentation on ‘ How sustainable development can be achieved and covered her knowledge about the ‘Millennium Development Goals’ and she also brought her new insights on some productive ways to achieve it
Speaker 2 – RAKESH D did an explanatory presentation on ‘Future Technologies impacting Sustainability’ in which he covered all categories of new technology that can be used and are being used for sustainable development.
Participants could gain a lot about the new hardware such as renewable energy, electric transportation, or new materials for construction and about are the new software applications, information management tools, and data analytics (often referred to as AI) to inform sustainable decision making and could get insights of the perspective of speakers on different aspects of sustainability.
Through this ‘ Talk Series’, speakers helped participants articulate the parts of their role in the Sustainable Future and to consider new aspects of Sustainable development which was covered in an informative manner.
‘The word “Sustainable” is not limited as to time, thereby implying that development, grow to continue forever into the future
A surprise quiz was also conducted to test the information accumulated by the participants from the presentation, Talk Series’. This live quiz was conducted in the Quizizz platform and the participants engaged themselves actively throughout the quiz.
Winners of the quiz:
- Steven Josh A – 2nd year , ME
- Samritha S – 2nd year , EIE
- Swetha S V – 3rd year , ECE
- Rakshitha R S – 2nd year , EIE
- Vaseekaran L – 2nd year , ME