CED has conducted the inaugural function for the Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) in AC Tech on 9.10.2013. Th.P.Palaniappan, Honourable Minister for Higher Education, Government of Tamilnadu has inaugurated the Cell. Thiru.P.Thangamani, Honourable Minister for Industries, Government of Tamilnadu has released the inaugural EDC magazine “ZEAL”. EDC - A C Tech has conducted the following programs.

S.NoEvent ConductedTitleDateLecture Delivered By / Jointly Organized By
1Entrepreneurship in Cooking and Food Industry Nalabaga Narthagi – State Level Cooking Competition 7.01.2018State Level Cooking Competition with Special Celebrity Guests and Judges from AACHI Industries, Foodology Studios for Students, Home Makers and Public.
2EventWHITE WHALE CHALLENGE-SAMPRADHA 2K1711.10.2017A Challenging event with tasks to be completed in given time frame. Jointly organized with SAAS-ACTech in SAMPRADHA 2k17
3InaugurationINAUGURATION OF EFG ACTIVITIES26.9.2017Jointly organized by Confederation of Women Entrepreneurship (COWE)
4Open CallICE BREAKING SESSION12.9.2017An icebreaking session with fun and entrepreneurial activities
5Awareness/ OrientationORIENTATION PROGRAMME31.8.2017An interactive session with Mrs. Archana Stalin, CEO of MYHarvest
6EventE-DAY – Ideation and Networking22.7.2017Idea crunch (Ideation) workshop and networking along with fun activities were organized
7.3.2017MILITARIUM : Situations were given to participants as questionnaire to be tackled SPANWRECK: Old items were given to be created into a product LIGHTS!CAMERA!ACTION: Participants should market creative products as an advertisement BLOCK AND TACKLE: Participants should talk for and against a given topic within given time frame
83 Day Awareness CampEntrepreneurship Awareness Camp for Students of CEG24.03.17-26.03.17Sponsored by DST-NIMIT, Inaugurated by Dr.Vijayakumar, CEO,Spellbee
9Inauguration Inauguration of “Agni Siragugal” Social Entrepreneurship Club21.02.17--
10Open Call EventOPEN CALL - ICEBREAKING SESSION10.02.2017An icebreaking session involving fun and entrepreneurial activities along with self-reflection activity
11WorkshopIPR Issues & Public Domain Knowledge Entrepreneurship06.08.2016 to 08.08.2016Along with University Innovation Cluster in Biotechnology
12CompetitionsSale of Quilling, Best Out of Waste, Half Sketching,etc08.03.2016As part of Women’s Day Celebrations,2016.
13Exhibition Entrepreneurship Ecosystem10.10.2015For School Students
14Awareness LectureScope for Organic Entrepreneurship20.08.2015Maruthuvar Ku Sivaraman, jointly organized with NSS-ACTech
15One day water Summit 2015World Water Day Celebration28.03.2015Jointly organized with Engineers without Border and IIChE
16Entrepreneurship related eventsBusiness Plan Competition, Logo Quiz, etcMarch 3rd & 4th weekAs part of Chemfluence, Dhrishya, Texplosion, Cross Linx, etc
17Expert LectureEntrepreneurship in Ceramic Technology10.02.2015Shri. R.Viswanathan CEO, Clayman Refractories
18Expert Lecture and release of the book – INNOVATIONInnovation-Pathway for Entrepreneurship05.01.2015Dr.N.Annamalai, Creativity Sphere, jointly organized with CCT and IIChE
19Expert LectureEntrepreneurship in Textile sector12.09.2014Shri.T.S.Kumar, GM, Milano International Ltd
20Expert LectureEntrepreneurial opportunities in Leather sector21.02.2014Er.P.Gopala Krishnan, MD, Sellam Chemicals Ltd
21Expert LectureCreativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurial Mindset17.02.2014Dr.K.Vipinendran, Associate Professor, CEG
22Expert LectureEntrepreneurship – The Ultimate Human Endeavour28.01.2014Er.R.Dorairaj, Former Director – GSLV – VSSC, ISRO
23National seminarEnvironmental Management16.12.2013Er.S.Rajamohan, Envirocare India
24National SeminarIndustry Institute Interaction27.11.2013Jointly organized with Dept. of Chemical Engg, A C Tech
25Expert LectureA Step towards Entrepreneurship14.11.2013Er.GOPALAN KRISHNAN, President, IIChE-CRC

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