Departments of Electronics & Communication Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering jointly organized intercollegiate paper presentation contest, AVANZA-2016 on the topic “Innovations in Electronics and Electrical engineering”. It was conducted on Saturday, 20th February, 2016. The program was inaugurated by Prof. Dr.Lillykutty Jacob who received NITCAA Award in the year 2016. The inaugural ceremony was held in the presence of Rev.Dr. Clement Valluvassery, Manager, AISAT, Prof. Dr.Babu T. Jose, Director, AISAT, Rev. Fr. Alex Kurisuparambil, Associate Manager, AISAT, Rev. Fr. John Christopher, Assistant Manager, AISAT, Mr. Paul Ansel V., HOD, Department of ECE AISAT, Ms.Priya Xavier, HOD, Department of EEE AISAT.


The CD of proceedings of AVANZA-2016 was also released by the chief guest. Prof. Dr.Lillykutty Jacob appreciated the Departments for conducting the paper presentation contest in the topic innovations in Electronics and Electrical engineering. Prof. Dr.Lillykutty Jacob was also honored by the AISAT Management for winning the prestigious NITCAA Award 2016 by honouring her with a “Ponnada”.


The Avanza contest was judged by Ms.Asha Elizabeth Daniel, Associate Professor, Division of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering, CUSAT, Mr. Jose Prakash, Mr.Arunkant A. Jos, Asst. Prof. Dept. of ECE, AISAT. There were 15 teams from various Engineering colleges in Kerala out of that Mr.Nithin Vasanth and Mr.Anantharaman from CUSAT won first prize of Rs. 10,000/-. Mr. Mathew M. Kavalam from Amaljyothi college of Engineering won second prize. They got Rs. 5000/-. A team from Muthoot Institute of Technology and Science comprising of Mr.Anirudh S. Nair and Vincy Rajan won third prize of Rs. 3000/-. Rev.Fr. Clement Valluvassery, Manager, AISAT distributed prizes and certificates. The program came to an end by 4.45 pm.