Dr. Monisha Ghosh ('86) Named First Female CTO at FCC






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With 2020 just a few days away, please don't forget your beloved KGP when giving back. You can make a quick donation via the below buttons.

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Don't forget to submit any pictures and information you have of "KGPians Getting Together" either socially or for KGP related events. We will share them in an upcoming newsletter!




January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet, honoring the 1980 and 1995 batch years (Registration now open!)

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 Clock Tower Dedication Ceremonies

January 25, 2020: Class of 1970 ADDA Dedication

January 31-February 2, 2020: Purvodaya 2020 VGSoM B-School Fest

February 21-23, 2020: 26th National Conference on Communications 2020

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



Dr. Monisha Ghosh ('86) Named First Female CTO at FCC

Dr. Monisha Ghosh ('86) has been appointed to serve as the FCC's new Chief Technology Officer--the first woman to hold the position--with responsibilities for advising Chairman Ajit Pai.

There's still time--As 2019 comes to a close, make sure to give back to your beloved IIT-KGP

2019 has been an outstanding year for the IITKGP Foundation and IIT-KGP! Don't forget to give back to your KGP!

Haresh Lalvani ('67) develops 4D Periodic Table of Chemical Elements

We are pleased to share the news that Haresh Lalvani's ('67) 4D periodic table of chemical elements was just published in Foundations of Chemistry.

Get Your Name on IIT KGP International Program

The IIT-Kharagpur Office of International Relations would like to introduce the "Your Name Here--International Program". This program brings you the opportunity to launch your own International Program for South Asian, ASEAN and African nationals.

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet (inviting the 1980 and 1995 batch years) (Registration now open!)
January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)
January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for the 1970 Batch
January 24-26, 2020: Spring Festival
January 25, 2020: Clock Tower and Batch of 1970 ADDA Dedication Ceremonies

Employer Matching Gift Programs

If you made a donation in 2019, you may still be able to Double Your Donation!
The IITKGP Foundation is here to help you with the process.

KGPians Getting Together--1968 Batch Mates Meet for Lunch

A group from the 1968 Batch met up for a lunch gathering in September at the PERSIS India Restaurant in Columbia, South Carolina.

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.

Alumni Clock Tower structure built--Dedication Ceremony on January 25, 2020!

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!

IIT-Kharagpur's Entrepreneurship Cell (E-Cell) Give Startups Opportunity to Raise a Million!

The Indian startup industry is constantly evolving and growing with numerous startups emerging every day. However, raising funds has remained a tedious task for most early-stage startups, to date.

Make a Quick Donation to IIT Kharagpur now!



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