National Conference On-Role of Civil Engineering in Nation Building (RCNB-2016)Back
These days our nation is on the path of progress and development. Various themes such as Sabka Saath Sabka Vikaas and several other related thoughts have left no stone unturned to take the nation forward. Each day development is being witnessed in our country in some or the other form which has surprised the entire world and on the other hand Civil Engineering and Archaeology has been undertaken to be the pillar strength of this development phase. History is the witness to unfold the credentials of Civil Engineering and the people instilled with structural ideas, which has given shape to unique infrastructure from Taj Mahal to Shivaji International Airport and other world class legacies.In this scenario, and important step has been taken to create awareness about the importance of Civil Engineering and discoveries taking place in the same field.
Considering its importance, Quantum Global Campus-Roorkee undertook the task to organize a Conference at its premise on the topic “National Conference On-Role of Civil Engineering in Nation Building” for two days i.e, on 16th and 17th April’2016, termed as RCNB-2016. On this occasion several dignitaries from all across the country graced their presence. Several dignitaries from IIT Rookee, Delhi Technology University,NIT Hamirpur, NIT Surat, NIT Srinagar,PEC University, Chandigarh, Graphic Era University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand Petroleum University, Dehradun , CSIR-CBRI, Roorkee along with various professors and M.Tech scholars participated in the conference.
The Chief Guest –Dr. D.P Garg, Smt. Seema Garg, Guest of Honour-Dr. R.K Bhandhari, Founder President, Quantum Global Campus -Shri Shyam Sundar Goyal Ji, Chairman ,Shri Ajay Goyal Ji,Secretary, Er. Shobhit Goyal,Director General Dr. S.C Handa,Director, Quantum School of Technology-Dr.Gulshan Chauhan,Director, Quantum School of Business, Dr.Rohit Kushwaha inaugurated the Conference by lightning lamp before Goddess Saraswati. Quantum family welcomed all its precious guests by greeting them with tokens and flower bouquets.
Chairman of the Conference,Dr.S.C Handa throwing light on the agenda of the Conference told that the discussion would be carried out in four technical sessions.Accordingly, Dr.Ajay Chaurasia(C.B.R.I, Roorkee) would hold the chair for the first session whereas Dr. Satendra Mittal(IIT,Roorkee) would be the Chairman for the second session.More than 350 people participated in the two day long National Conference.More than 100 papers were discussed in the forum and accepted papers were sought to be published in the journal.
Chief Guest, Dr. R.K Garg in his address mentioned the way how entire ecosystem of the country is transforming. Also, he told that the nation is progressing in every way whether it is national highways, regional highways or industrial sector.He praised Indian Government the way it is effectively implementing its schemes of Make In India, Skill India, Digital India and many others. In all this development, the role of Civil Engineering is indispensable. He lauded the endeavors made by the institution for arranging this National Conference at such point and time, which would remarkably aid students to get aware of various opportinities available in this sector and how they could avail them. We all could somehow contribute in it and add to the progress of the country. He congratulated and expressed his thanking gesture to the Quantum family for inviting him on this very special occasion.
On this occasion, Founder President Shri Shyam Sundar Goyal Ji greeted Dr. R.K Bhandhari, Guest of Honour with Lifetime Achievment Award.
Guest of Honour, Dr. R.K Bhandhari congratulated the Quantum family for such a spectacular arrangement. He also said that such forums essentially works out to be a milestone for students in the longer run.
Dr.Gulshan Chauhan expressed vote of thanks on behalf of entire Quantum family to all the special guests for giving their valuable time and to all the faculties and students for their efforts in the Conference. The conference concluded with the beautiful Kulgeet of Quantum Global Campus.