The Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering &Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) organised a One-day Technical Seminar on “Innovations in Ready Mix Concrete & Applied Building Products” in collaboration with UltraTech Cement Limited on Thursday, 16th February, 2023 for B. Tech (Civil) 6th and 8th Semester students at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Engineering & Technology, JMI.
The seminar was attended by Mr. Vileen Sharma, Regional Technical Head, Cement Division UltraTech Cement Limited, New Delhi, Mr. Anubhav Jain, Regional Head, RMC, UltraTech Cement Limited, New Delhi & Mr. Sudharshan Sharma, Regional Technical Head, RMC, UltraTech Cement Limited, New Delhi.
The event was flagged off by presenting a token of support from Mr. Vileen Sharma to Professor Farhan Ahmad Kidwai, Head of the Department & Chairman of the seminar and to Prof. Nazrul Islam, Department of Civil Engineering, JMI.
Mr. Vileen Sharma in his lecture highlighted the various types of innovation in cement and ready mix concrete. He also highlighted the various other branches of Aditya Birla Group and the career opportunities that they can offer.
Mr. Anubhav Sharma in his address highlighted the importance of such events for the students. He elaborated on the working culture in UltraTech Cement Limited and mentored the students for their future endeavours.
During the discussion with UltraTech team following future collaboration activities were planned:
– The VI Semester students will visit the state of the art, Ready Mix Concrete Plant during March 2023 at Faridabad to get the real world experience of concrete manufacturing.
– Ultra Tech will provide 4 – 6 weeks industrial training to our B.Tech. students at their cement manufacturing and RMC plants.
– The HR team of Ultra Tech will visit our campus for placements. It was a very fruitful and useful seminar for both the faculty and students.