The inauguration function of AIMES (Association of integrated marine engineering students) 2015-16 was held on 19th September 2016 in Srinivas Institute of Technology, Valachil, Melapadavu, Mangaluru. Mr. T Narayana, Chief Engineer, Chairman, Karnataka chapter, IME (India), Mangaluru was Chief guest and Mr. Amitabh Bhargava, Chief engineer was guest of honour.
Mr. T Narayana in his address to the students mentioned about the Marine engineering and importance of learning latest maritime information comparing with older technology and associations which will be beneficial for the students to shine in this competitive world. Mr. Amitabh Bhargava in his address mentioned about sea life in ships and emphasized students to overcome common problems in ships as marine engineer.
Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D, Principal of the college was the president of the function, congratulated the Students association members for forming the association and said more and more activities should be conducted under this Association for the development of the students, thereby enhance their technical and managerial skills. Dr. Ramachandra C G Head of Marine Engineering, in his address urged the students to actively participate in the activities of various events to showcase their talents to shine in competitive world.
The Programme was welcomed by Mr. Sumeet chakravaty and Mr. Shreyus Nayak delivered vote of thanks, Master of ceremony was done by Mr. Kishore. Office bears for academic year 2016-17 were introduced by faculty advisor Prof. Rajeev M D and the president of AIMS Samnan Ahmed Briefed plan of action for the academic year 2016-17.