It was a one-day seminar, conducted on December 12th, 2016. The seminar was conducted in collaboration with Mavetech Pvt. Ltd. Mavetech makes solar energy easy and offers a myriad of services and solutions, from design, material sourcing, installation, commissioning, testing and training. Mr. Jahanzaib Tariq from Mavetech delivered the lectures. Dr. Tahseen Amin Qasuria from Faculty of Engineering Sciences assisted in the organization of the workshop.
The seminar was held in the MLH of Faculty of Engineering Sciences. This seminar was intended especially for final year students of Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Electronics Engineering and Material Science Engineering. This seminar also included an exam for the participants conducted by Mavetech. The students who secured the top three positions in the exam were offered internship positions at Mavetech. Moreover, Mavetech also offered fully funded final year projects related to solar energy to the shortlisted final year students of GIKI.
The participants took great interest in the lectures given by Mr. Jahanzaib which was reflected by the Q/A session at the end of the seminar. The overall response of the participants was quite excellent. Some snaps from the seminar and the summary of evaluation are as follows:
To summarize, the response of the student about this seminar was quite overwhelming. One of the participating students submitted the following comment: “Explored a new side of electronics engineering“. Many other students were encouraged by this seminar to take up and work on solar energy related problems as their Final Year Project. The students were thankful to Prof. Dr. Jameel-un-Nabi and Faculty of Engineering Sciences for arranging such a productive seminar.