MANFEX 2016 is 3rd international conference conducted between March 17 and 19, 2016 at Amity School of Engineering and Technology (ASET).
The conference is designed in a manner to familiarize the budding engineers about manufacturing practices in Industry advanced technology and techno-economic challenges. It provided a platform for exchange of ideas and dissemination of knowledge related to excellence in manufacturing sector amongst Academia, Industry experts, Research Scholars, Scientists and Entrepreneurs.
The event kicked started with an inaugural session by Dr. Balvinder Shukla welcoming the guests. In his speech Dr. Shukla said that the global manufacturing landscape has been evolving at a very fast pace. She further added that to achieve higher productivity, lead time reduction and consistency in quality, organizations are required to strategize on improving operations, eliminating waste and creating lean processes.
It was followed by interesting sessions with Prof. Vivek Kumar, HOD Mechanical Engineering, ASET, Prof. (Dr) K, M Soni, Dean Tech Domain, ASET, Prof. (Dr) M. K Dutta, Jt. Actg Head ASET, Mr. R B Madhekar, CEO, Reliable Business Management Support System, Dr. Saurabh Mohan Saxena, Chief operating Officer, Hero ZF Chassis Limited.
During the occasion, Mr. R B Madhekar and Dr. Saurabh Mohan Saxena were conferred upon Amity Industry Excellence Awards for their immense contribution to growth and development of the sector.
During the two day International Conference, plenary sessions were also conducted on various topics such as:
‘Manufacturing Excellence in India’
‘Challenges to Make in India’
‘Manufacturing, Automation, Modeling and Simulation Lead Speakers’
‘Efficient Energy Management- a Key to Robust Industrial Growth’
‘Attracting and Retaining Talent – HR Challenges’
Source: Gourav Chandra Upadhayay, HTCampus Specialist