Pragyan is the annual international techno-managerial festival of the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, organized entirely by its students. All set to kick-off on the 12th of March, Pragyan ’20 promises yet another unforgettable experience. Following its unique theme, Pragyan is set to showcase to you each and every Pixel of science, innovation, and technological advancements. With 17 professional teams and over 400 enthusiastic organizers, Pragyan is the largest techno-managerial festival of South India.
This 4-day extravaganza packs in various engaging events, inspiring guest lectures, illuminating workshops, and spectacular infotainment shows. There definitely is something for people of all tastes and preferences.
This year, Pragyan is proud to present exclusive Guest Lectures, from exceptionally talented people in science and technology to profound and influential leaders. Researchers in nanomaterials to the visionary minds behind the Pokhran Project, Pragyan promises an incredible session for all. Experience the magic as Dr V.R. Lalithambika, director of ISRO’s Human Space Program, shares her story with you and the hurdles she overcame on the way. Witness impactful leaders like Dr Ashok Khemka, a well-respected senior IAS Officer who is known for exposing countless scams, and Dr Najeeb Jung, former Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, as they unfold their experiences from their political and administrative careers.
This year’s Crossfire seeks to explore one of the most pressing issues in the country today – the state of the Indian economy. The topic is phrased rightly as “$5 Trillion in 5 years: Grounded optimism or pipe dream” where panellists will discuss and deliberate, whether the goals of the current government are achievable or over-ambitious. Neelu Vyas Thomas, Former Senior consultant, Rajya Sabha television, Karan Bhasin, Consulting Editor of Swarajya, and Arun Kumar, the country’s leading authority on black economy, are only a few of the many esteemed panellists who will bring years of experience to the table. Feel the heat as a war of words sets the stage on fire and brings out hidden truths and facts to the public eye, exclusively at Pragyan, NIT Trichy.
And, if that’s not enough excitement for a day, watch out for the mesmerizing live performances by the best artists from every corner of the globe. Watch the dazzling streaks of light move to the beat as striking lasers light up the sky, at the LASERSHOW, conducted by the Laser Show India. Watch and follow closely, only to be misled even more, as renowned magician Cody Tan takes us on a thrilling journey at the Magic Show, this Pragyan. LEDRebel, an artist hailing all the way from Belgium, is sure to leave everyone awestruck with his unique talent. The Mashup Show promises to be a show for the ages.
Unveiled here are mere pixels of a much bigger picture. With a long legacy connected to its name, Pragyan assures a memorable time to all, loaded with ground-breaking innovations and thrilling festive activities. Head over to Pragyan, NIT Trichy and witness the celebration of technology at its best, this March.