Held annually, AAKAAR is the Technical festival of the Department of Civil engineering, IIT Bombay slated to be held on 4th & 5th March this year. AAKAAR lays foundation for the emerging technological advancements and provides a much needed lift to ideas and innovations, provides a platform for budding engineers across the country to create, innovate and learn various aspects of Civil Engineering. In the previous year AAKAAR witnessed a footfall of 15,000+ students representing their colleges and showcasing their talent. Now AAKAAR in its 9th Edition and is all set to achieve new mileages.
ICES (International Civil Engineering Symposium) is a platform for young and budding researchers of the nation to present their work in front of the most experienced professors of the country in the respective fields of Civil Engineering.
Competition plays host to a plenty of activities, giving the opportunity to interact and compete with the brightest minds of the country. We try to put up new and innovative competitions every year to develop a keen interest among participants for civil structures. Competitions lined up for this year are Bridge-IT, Conquer-IT, SeismiC
Smart Pitch Competition was a unique competition in Aakaar. An exceptional initiative which offers a unique opportunity for the students to directly get involved in the development and grooming of smart cities.
Apart from the nerve-wrecking competitions, Aakaar also provides a fine opportunity to try your hands at professional softwares, get insight from pre-eminent industrialists and academicians. Events include CENEx, Workshops, Lectures by
- Mrs. Ashwini Bhide, Managing Director, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation
- Prof. Mahesh Tandon, Managing Director, Tandon Consultants Pvt. ltd
- Mr. Nilotpol Kar, Business Director, South Asia, BASF India ltd
The main purpose of the fest is to promote cross cultural miscellany and provide a joint platform for students of the Civil Engineering Fraternity from all strata of society to interact and assist the flow of knowledge. Various informal events are held to connect the participants with each other and expand their social group.
We strive to achieve excellence every year through our constant efforts to showcase an extravaganza which is a benchmark in terms of the sheer variety of events happening and their execution exuding professionalism and sophistication of the highest order.
Team Aakaar will work round the year to present an amalgamation of amazing events and on that note, we hope to see you at AAKAAR 2017 !!!
For any query Contact
Akshay Kumar (Media and Public Relations Manager)