KCT-TIFAC CORE in Textile Technology & Machinery of Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore jointly with Departments of Fashion and Textile Technology organized one day National Conference on “Recent Developments in Weaving preparation and Weaving Machinery, Process and Products” on 22.08.2014 at at Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore for the benefit of students from textile/fashion/apparel institutions, industry technicians and executives apart from research scholars. About 200 delegates attended the conference. Mr. N Sathesh Kumar, Managing Director,KKP Group of Mills, Namakkal was the Chief Guest. In his address he highlighted the importance of modernization in weaving sector for achieving better productivity and quality. He also released the conference CD-ROM and News Letter of KCT-TIFAC CORE and the first copy was received by Mr. M Nagarajan, Chief Executive officer, Palladam Hi Tech Weaving Park. Mr.. M Gurusamy, Adviser, Kumaraguru College of Technology presided over the function. Dr J Srinivasan, Head, Fashion Technology gave welcome address. Dr G Ramakrishnan, Senior Associate Professor and Coordinator,KCT-TIFAC CORE highlighted the details of conference to the participants and about the facilities established under TIFAC support. Messages were given by Mr. Shankar Vanavarayar, Joint Correspondent, and by Dr R S Kumar, Principal, Kumaraguru College of Technology.Chief Guest and Guest of Honor visited KCT-TIFAC center of Excellence and interacted with Coordinator and staff about the facilities established and appreciated the efforts of KCT- TIFAC CORE for serving the needs of Industry. Leading machinery manufacturers presented papers in conference.
Mr. Mahesh Joshi, Area Sales Manager, Prashant Group, Ahemedabad,distributes certificates to the participants
The conference received sponsorship and support from M/S ATE Enterprises Pvt Ltd,M/s Prashant Group of Industries Ahmedabad and M/s KKP Group of Mills, Nammakkal. Mr N Venkataraman, Deputy General Manager, ATE Enterprises, Mr Vargeese Xavier, Assistant General Manager, ITEMA, Coimbatore, Mr L Harigopalakrishnan, Director, Ashoven Mills, Coimbatore, Mr Mahesh Joshi, Area Manager, M/s Prashant Industries Ahemedabad and Mr R Balachander from M/s Picanol Industries presented Technical papers on their weaving preparation and weaving Machineries. Dr.V Ramesh Babu, Associate Professor, Textiles gave the vote of thanks.During the valedictory function Mr Mahesh Joshi, Area Manager, M/s Prashant Industries Ahmadabad was the Chief Guest and he distributed certificates to the participants. Mrs R Krishnaveni and Mr S Velusamy of KCT-TIFAC CORE took the participants to KCT-TIFAC CORE laboratories. Mr K Gopinath, SSO, KCT-TIFAC CORE delivered vote of thanks.
V RameshBabu, M Gurusamy, N Sathesh Kumar, M Nagarajan, Srinivasan, G Ramakrishnan with Conference CD-ROM released during inauguration of National Conference on “Recent Developments in Weaving preparation and Weaving Machinery, Process and Products”.