Amity School of Engineering and Technology & Amity School of Architecture & Planning of Amity University Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior organized a seminar on “Trends in Construction Technology: Green Building” on 25 July2014. The seminar started with traditional lighting of lamp and Saraswati Vandana. Inaugurating the seminar, the Hon'ble Vice Chancellor Lt. Gen. V. K. Sharma , AVSM (Retd) delivered his opening remarks on the theme by focusing on current Scenarios and Perspectives of Architecture and Construction Technology. He presented numerous examples on the applications of Architecture and Construction Technology. Ar. Sudhanshu D.R. Mandlik, Principal Architect/Founder, (Scientist) Architect, Gwalior was the Chief Guest of the seminar. He delivered the keynote address to the participants of the seminar on the Trends in Construction Technology & how he implemented them in his projects.
The students of Second year B.Arch & Second year B.Tech. (Civil) of Amity University Madhya Pradesh delivered a number of well- researched presentations on the focus area with sub-themes in Concept of Green Buildings, Energy & Water Management, Indoor Environmental Quality Control, Structural Design Efficiency Enhancement & Materials for green buildings.
Mr Kartikay Kochhar, Ms Khyati Pasi, Mr Amit Kumar Roy, Mr.Agnijit Das, Ms Aishwarya Ram, Mr Mohd. Ahmed,Mr. Sai Nikhil Udiga, Mr Haseeb-ur-Rehman from B. Arch.presented a paper on Concept of Green Buildings.Ms Palak Sharma,Mr Rishabh Bhadouria, Ms Ch. Naga Mallika, Mr Prithvi Sharma,Mr Navneet Mishra, Ms Aishwarya Mahna, Ms Pratiksha Arjariya, Ms Anubha Jain from B. Arch.presented a paper on Energy & Water Management . Ms Shraddha Dutta, Ms Ruchitha Peruri, Mr Vishal Singh Rajput, Mr Arjun Panicker, Mr Jasmeet Singh Bagga, Mr Akhil Samala, Mr Mohit Shivhare, Mr Manish Kushwaha, Mr Hemant Kumar Vermafrom B.Arch. presented a paper on Indoor Environmental Quality Control. Mr Amit Upadhyay, Mr M.Pavan Sai, Mr Shubham Shama, Mr Shailesh Kukreja from ASET presented a paper on Structural Design Efficiency Enhancement. Mr Neeraj Yadav, Mr Mayank Goswami, Mr Anil Kumar, Mr Ravi Pratap Singh Chauhan from ASET presented a paper on Materials for green buildings.
Architect Antara Nandy, Ms Sudipta Nandy, Mrs. Shravani Nandy and Mr. Utpal Kumar Nandy from B.U. Builders & Consultants were the guest participants in the seminar.
The student presentations were formalized under the active guidance of Prof. Siddharth.S.Jadon (ASAP), Prof.Monika S.Gupta (ASAP), Prof. Shivendu S. Singh and Prof. Mohan Kanthariya (ASET). The programme was hosted by Ms. Aishwarya Mahna, Mr Prithvi Sharma (B.Arch) and Shubham Shrivastava , Rahul Chaudhary (ASET). Participation certificates were distributed to all the speakers and outside participants of the seminar by the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, AUMP and the Chief Guest. The Dean (Academics), Registrar, Director (Administration), Heads of Schools, faculty members, staff members and students were present on this occasion. The programme was convened by Prof (Dr.) Bikram K. Bahinipati, Deputy Director and Head of Amity School of Engineering and Technology and Prof.Y.P.Singh, Director & Head of Amity School of Architecture & Planning of Amity University Madhya Pradesh. A vote of thanks was proposed by Prof. Y.P.Singh, HOI-ASAP. The event was highlighted by overwhelming participation by students and faculties of Amity University and other institutes in Gwalior, which was organized in the packed-house auditorium of the university. The seminar ended with a standing ovation to the Chief Guest by the student presenters and the organizers.