Highest ever PhD degrees conferred at IIT Kharagpur during 65th Convocation

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Dear [first_name],

Mr. Indra Mohan Asthana ('59), architect of the Alumni Clock Tower at KGP has passed away. The Foundation sends its sincerest condolences to the family during this difficult time. You can read more about the much admired IIT Kharagpur alumnus and architect in the below newsletter article.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

September 14, 2019: IIT Alumni Association of Southern California Conference

September 22, 2019: IIT KGP Alumni Association of Greater New York Annual Picnic

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.
 

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Highest ever PhD awardees at IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur on Tuesday awarded the highest number of PhD degrees in history, director officiating Sriman Kumar Bhattacharya said. "Today we have conferred degrees on 372 PhD students, a substantial increase from last year's figure of 295," he said.

Remembering Indramohan Asthana ('59): Renowned Architect and Dedicated KGPian

Mr. Indra Mohan Asthana ('59), architect for the Alumni Clock Tower at KGP and dedicated KGPian recently passed away.

IIT KGP Alumni Association of Greater New York Annual Picnic

The IIT KGP Alumni Association of Greater New York has announced information related to their Annual Picnic.

Amod Malviya ('02) on how they kept the B2C bias out when building Udaan

Nobody at Udaan has a job title. There isn't even a CEO. The three former Flipsters introduce themselves only as Co-founders of the B2B ecommerce company. On LinkedIn, however, Amod Malviya's ('02) title reads, 'Co-founder and Engineer at Udaan'.

IIT Alumni Association of Southern California to hold upcoming professional conference

The IIT Alumni Association of Southern California will be holding an all-day professional conference in Long Beach, California. They have asked us to share details of the event with the IIT-KGP alumni.

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.

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

September 14, 2019: IIT Alumni Association of Southern California Conference
September 22, 2019: IIT KGP Alumni Association of Greater New York Annual Picnic
January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet

Innovaccer co-founders, Abhinav Shashank ('10) and Kanav Hasija ('10), funded by investors

Tiger Global Management and Steadview Capital, two of the most active investors in India's tech market, along with Dragoneer Investment Group, are in advanced talks to invest $50-60 million in Innovaccer.

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!

Siddhesh Keluskar (M.Tech '15), co-founder of Openapp, providing security solutions to devices

Gone are the days when an expensive lock and key mechanism was enough to keep the thieves at bay. Over the last decade, locks have gone digital with the likes of Godrej pioneering them in India.

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!

Make a Quick Donation to IIT Kharagpur now!

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