CogNlEscience 2016″, a National level technical paper presentation contest was organised by the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the National Institute of Engineering (NIE), Mysuru. It was inaugurated by A Raghunath, Assistant General Manager (manufacturing), BEML, Mysuru, on Saturday.
Speaking at the inauguration, A Raghunath advised the students “to take risk and choose the job which they are passionate about.” He also appreciated the efforts of young faculties of NIE in organising the event.
NIE Managing Committee Director, S L Ramachandra, who presided over the function stressed the importance of mechanised farming in agricultural sector to increase the yield in farming. Dr Suresha B, Dean R&D, NIE, released the CD of CogNlEscience 2016. He also outlined the research facilities and center of excellences that are available at NIE and about the importance of automation and technology in agriculture. CogNlEscience 2016 attracted about 70 technical papers from engineering students all over Karnataka as well as neighbouring states. Karthik Adappa and Kartheek A of NIE, won the best paper awards.