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G D Goenka University organises RED SET 2016

Updated: Oct 25, 2016 11:16 IST

Gurgaon (Haryana) [India], Oct. 25 (ANI-Newsvoir): School of Engineering, G D Goenka University, encouraged by the resounding success of previous years came back with RED SET 2016 Conference (www.redset.in) which is one of India's leading conferences on Recent Developments in Science, Engineering and Technology.

The International Conference, now in its third year, is themed on "Innovations on Computational Intelligence" with Springer as the Chief Publication Partner. The conference is held in association with Computer Society of India, Institute of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering and University of Arkansas, USA. 562 papers were received from 11 countries including India, Japan, Canada, USA etc. Selections were based on originality of idea, innovation and relevance to the conference theme and relation to the latest trends in respective domains. 42 percent papers were selected after undergoing a proper peer-review channel following International standards.

RED SET 2016 will feature two keynote addresses - one by Palash Jain (CEO-Infolona, Ex-Google Director, Ex-Sapient Director) and the other by Jeevan Talegaonkar (General Manager, Ericsson). There will be 27 sessions with each session being chaired by eminent personalities from industry and academia.

Speaking on the Conference Prof. (Dr.) Deependra Kumar Jha, Vice Chancellor, G D Goenka University said, "Promotion of inquiry based education has been the core competence of the School of Engineering at GD Goenka University since its inception and present conference is yet another step forward. We aim to promote the interdisciplinary nature of scientific enquiry, which leads to engineering efforts to develop scientific and technologically innovative solutions to benefit society as a whole."

Located on 60 acres with the ancient and picturesque Aravalli hills for a backdrop and amidst the corporate hub of the Millennium City of Gurgaon, GD Goenka University is a Private University that is guided by the philosophy that new thinking in the areas of teaching, learning, research and training are pivotal to making students tomorrow's leaders and giving them a world view. With unswerving focus on providing quality education, GD Goenka University has engaged the best and brightest faculty to guide students, engage their minds and widen their horizon. This is done by creating regular and systematic opportunities for students to interact with a broad range of industries and service sectors. The University's infrastructure, laboratories, dedicated video conference facilities, virtual learning facilities and fully equipped studios and conference rooms reveal the University's passion for excellence.

The G D Goenka University (GDGU) established in 2013 heralds a new era in Indian Higher Education. This new-age University transcends traditional education systems and focuses on inter-disciplinary approach to learning and research. Design thinking is all pervasive and emphasis is on 'Making' and 'Creating'. (ANI-Newsvoir)