Marine Student Association AIMES-2018-19 Inauguration
The Inaugural function of Marine Student Association AIMES-2018-19 was held on 28th September 2018 in Srinivas Institute of Technology, valachil, Mangaluru. Mr. Thomas k Mathai , Chief Engineer, Cochin shipyard, was the Chief Guest of the function. The function was presided by Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D, Principal of Srinivas Institue of Technology.
Mr. Thomas k Mathai, in his inaugural address appreciated the students for being dedicated towards their service at sea. And he also motivated the students by his word “sea needs you rather than the shipping”. And he also insisted students to give their priority towards personal safety onboard.
Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D in his presidential address explained the students about the growth of technology in current days and he also mentioned the value of adding up the new skills in building up their carrier. And he whole heartedly congratulated the office bearers of AIMES. Dr. Shankar K S, Head of Marine Engineering, encouraged the students to extensively use the opportunity available under AIMES platform to progress their growth in technical areas and exhibit their talents.
On this occasion, all the dignitaries released the official new logo to the Marine Department. Which was designed by the magazine team. Prof. Tony K Sebastian , Faculty advisor, AIMES, briefly explained the activities of 2017-18 and also listed the proposed activities of the association for the academic year 2018-19.
The Dignitaries, Staff and Students were welcomed by Mr. Chethan D, President of AIMES and the Vote of thanks was delivered by Mr. Dhanush Gowda, Secretary of AIMES. The formal function was followed by a technical Talk on “Through the ages Technology helps a seaman to find his way” by Chief Guest.