Springboards Academy for Talented Youth (SATY) & Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering (SVCE) conducted a Summer Camp for school children from May 17 to 21, 2016, with a field trip to an industry. The aim of this camp was to offer awareness about various Engineering and Technology courses and provide career guidance, personality effectiveness skills, team building and leadership qualities to school children. 46 participants attended the Summer Camp.
The programme was inaugurated by Prof. M. Sivanandham, Secretary, Sri Venkateswara Educational and Health Trust on May 17, 2016 with his key Note about the advantages of this Camp.
Prof. S. Ganesh Vaidyanathan, Principal, SVCE in his welcome address enlightened the participants about Engineering & Technology.
Mrs. Valli Arun, President, Springboards & Founder SATY, addressed the participants through video conferencing and motivated them to actively participate and best utilize the opportunity. All the participants interacted well with the Founder.
The technical sessions were handled during the forenoon by SVCE experienced faculty members. During the afternoon sessions, participants were thought about soft skill development, personality effectiveness skills.
Prof. E. Nakkeeran, HoD/Biotechnology, Mr. V. Sridharan, Asst. Prof., Mechanical Engineering, SVCE designed the program in a good manner as the participants effectively utilised the time spent and enlightened with an overview of Engineering and Technology courses and as well as developed their personality skills.
The valedictory function was held on May 21, 2016. The chief guest, Dr. S. Ganesh Vaidyanathan, Principal, SVCE addressed the participants and distributed the certificates to the students and faculty members involved in SATY 2016 Summer Camp.