KGP alumni, Asoke Deysarkar ('71) and Ruma Acharya ('73), bring Tagore Center to Houston






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October 17-18, 2019: DBT National Workshop on Bioenergy (DNWB-2019)

November 7-8, 2019: International Conference on Ship and Offshore Technology--India 2019

November 17, 2019: Bay Area PanIIT-Diwali Dhamaka 2019

November 22-25, 2019: 85th Annual Conference of Indian Mathematical Society

December 17-20, 2019: International Conference on The Physics of Semiconductor Devices

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet, honoring the 1980 and 1995 batch years

The Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch will be held January 24-26, 2020

January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)

January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch

January 24-26, 2020: Spring Fest

January 25, 2020: KGP Alumni Clocktower Dedication Ceremonies

January 25, 2020: Class of 1970 ADDA Dedication

If you have an event you would like to add to the calendar, please send an email with details to info@iitkgpfoundation.org.



KGP alumni couple's vision, Asoke Deysarkar ('71) & Ruma Acharya ('73), gives Houston Tagore Center

The construction site of the Tagore Center looked wide open with possibilities in late August. After a groundbreaking on May 4, the simple steel frames of its first two buildings were rising.

KGPians Getting Together--Group from 1967 Batch Lunch in Manhattan

A group of KGPians from the 1967 batch had a lunch get together in Manhattan on September 9, 2019 to welcome Surendra Handa ('67) from Pune.

Alumni Clock Tower structure built--see the newest photos!

The Alumni Clock Tower at IIT Kharagpur is now completed and the donor plaque is being prepared--now students have no excuse for being late to class!

Puran Dang ('57), Distinguished Prof. of Leadership at Adamas University organizes seminar and lunch

Distinguished professor at Adamas University, Puran Dang ('57) and Partha Ghosh ('71) organized a leadership panel to discuss ideas on how to develop this new University that was recently started in Kolkata, India as a model university.

Facebook Awards IIT-KGP's AI Research

Animesh Mukherjee, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kharagpur has been selected for the Ethics in AI Research Award in the 'operationalizing ethics' category for his project "Targeted Bias in Indian Media Outlets".

SandHI Center for the Ancient, New and the Developing Arts (SandHI)

An IIT Kharagpur initiative towards rediscovering the classical arts of India. Join us to make this initiative a success!

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet (inviting the 1980 and 1995 batch years)
January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)
January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for the 1970 Batch

Manan Shah ('11) pens article for HR Technologist on AI in Talent Acquisition

Artificial intelligence is the talk of the town in the world of talent acquisition. AI has a deeply rooted data bias problem with no solution in sight.

Kgpian Romil Barthwal (M.Tech,'12) scales to the top of Mount Everest

IIT Kharagpur alumnus Romil Barthwal ('12) has achieved the highest frontier of mountaineering--Mount Everest. He scaled the Himalayan heights along with his 14-member team this Summer.

Learn-Earn-Return--An IIT KGP initiative for future generations of KGPians

The 'Learn-Earn-Return' initiative aims to raise funding to create a financial support system for students and develop a culture of giving back to sustain the initiative.

IIT-Kharagpur student entrepreneur: A tag that fits to a tee

It all started in 2015 when an IIT-Kharagpur boy found the t-shirts sold by his department seniors during fests steeply priced but not of great quality or design.

Employer Matching Gift Programs

Does your employer have a matching gift program? You Donate, They Match, Double the Impact of your Donation! The IITKGP Foundation is here to help you with the process!

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