Date(s) - 13/10/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dr.APJ. Abdul Kalam Conference Hall
Sometimes you just need a little spark to help you to come up with flying colours. Civil engineering department of “SONA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY” on 13/10/2018(Saturday) organised a Seminar on “PAINTS” in the morning session and a build expo “KATTIDAM 2K18” in the afternoon session to second year students sponsored by Nippon Paints.The main objective of the programme is not only to conduct the expo but also to make the students get into the direct contact with the shopkeepers/dealers to obtain the knowledge of the product with proper checklist, composition, properties and testing, marketing, relevant codebooks of the product and to take remedies to build interest in it. The construction materials were displayed by the students from 2pm to 4pm.The materials were displayed as category wise.There was a good explanation and participation by the students. The guest and the professors were very much impressed by the innovative products and the marketing services they went down.
At 4pm Dr.R.Malathy, Head of the Department of civil engineering delivered the welcome address and the guests were Er.R.Balamurali (Business development manager), Er.D.Manikandan (Sales Head), Er.Elamvaluthi (Assistant Manager-Technical sales support) NIPPON PAINTS, Salem addressed the students about the innovation in civil engineering and their future scope. The valedictory function was then started and the prizes were distributed to best of 10 students whose products were innovative and adaptable for the present modern technology in construction. Certificates were issued to all the students for their participation and performance. Finally by 5pm we have concluded with vote of thanks.