KLU Opened INTEL Intelligent Systems Laboratory

Kalasalingam Academy  of research  and education

Reprot on opening  ceremony of intel  intelligent systems laboratory

Kalasalingam University (KLU) has set up the  state  of the art INTEL  Intelligent  Systems  Laboratory,  in association with INTEL  and  Foundation for Innovation and Collaborative   Education  Pvt Ltd (FICE),  The  Laboratory  was opened by Shri. Pradeep  Gnanapragasam,  Vice President,  FICE  on Friday,  8/4/2016  at 10.30 am.  This was followed  by the inaugural function. Dr. D. Devaraj, Dean-Academics &  Head/dept.   of EEE  welcomed   the gathering.  During his address,  he mentioned  that, INTEL intelligent   system Laboratory is equipped   with Intel  Galileo   board   and the necessary   peripherals.  He also mentioned that the laboratory   will train   the students on Embedded  systems and Internet  of Things (IOT).  He  asked   the students   to utilize  the facilities  in the  laboratory  for their  academic  project   work and to develop  innovative   solutions for the real  world  problems.  Dr.  Sasi  Anand,  Director  Kalasalingam University   delivered   the presidential  address.

He mentioned that setting  up this lab  is a major   milestone  in the History  of KLU.   During  his address,  he mentioned  that students  can get   opportunities  to do projects  not only in the  INTEL Laboratory  here,  but   also in the FICE  office  located   in Bangalore.  He insisted that,   by utilizing   the new   facility, each   student should excel  in their   area  of interest   and come out with  flying  colors.

Shri.Pradeep Gnapragasam delivered the inaugural   address.  He congratulated   the university   in collaborating  with   INTEL.  He  told that  this laboratory will  enhance  the student’s  employability   and promote entrepreneurship among  the students.   He also  explained  the opportunities  for the students  in the field  of Embedded systems and IOT.  He  also added  that Industries  relies  on young innovative  minds,  who are source  for technological innovations.The  felicitation  address  was given  by Dr.  S. Saravana Sankar ,  Vice  Chancellor,  Kalasalingam  University.   He appreciated the efforts  of the department faculty  members  in establishing  the  INEL  Laboratory.  He  insisted  the students  to develop  innovative  projects utilizing  the new facility  He  also insisted  that access of laboratory   by the students   of all  department  should  be  encouraged.  At   the end,  Dr.  a.  Ramkumar,  Associate  Professor,  Department  of  EEE   proposed  the vote  of thanks.