Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) organized an alumni meet of machine tool designer talent pool at its head office in Bengaluru on 9 June 2018. The meet was hosted as part of IMTMA Design Institute’s 5 year celebrations.
Mr. B.C. Rao, Managing Director, Kennametal and Executive Member, IMTMA was the Chief Guest. Other panelists included Mr. V. Anbu, Director General, IMTMA and BIEC, Mr. P.J. Mohanram, Senior Adviser, IMTMA, and Mr. H.V. Rajashekara, Senior Director, IMTMA. Around 75 delegates participated in the meet.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. B.C. Rao deliberated that young engineers are the backbone of manufacturing industry and their role is very important for the continuous growth of the industry. Industry scouts for higher skilled workforce as an on-the-job training for a fresh engineer would affect their economics and day-to-day operations. Picking up an experienced or trained ‘industry ready’ engineers from institutions such as IMTMA Design institute will make the job easy for companies. Mr. Rao felicitated IMTMA for imparting design skills to young engineering job aspirants and getting them placed in various industries of the manufacturing sector.
The delegates were presented with the credentials of IMTMA Design Institute :
The faculty and delegates who attended the meet expressed that IMTMA’s Design Institute was the best platform to build the industry design skill sets to make fresh engineers “The Industry Ready Design Engineers”. All of them were very proud to be a part of these noble initiative.