Activities Organized and Attended

One day workshop was organized on 28-11-2015 for the faculty and students, to create awareness about the EPICS. Prof.William Oakes, Director of EPICS (Purdue University) addressed the gathering.

One day workshop organized on 02-09-16 at our college on the topic ‘Mining the minds of masses for sustainable growth’ in collaboration with NIF associated NGO ‘Palle srujana’

One day workshop was organized on 02-03-2017 for the faculty and students, to create awareness about the EPICS. Prof.William Oakes, Director of EPICS (Purdue University) addressed the gathering.

Three day workshop organized on “Social Entrepreneurship” in collaboration with Vikasa International centre, Hyd (Balavikasa NGO) 10-12 June 2017.

Poster presentation:

Students presented their ideas during ‘EPICS- Poster Presentation’ event, organized during every semester.

Field Visits:

Students actively involve in the interdisciplinary projects. They identify the community partners as an end user for their products. They visit the nearby villages, farmers, hospitals, deaf & dumb schools, traffic police station, municipality, transportation department and NGOs etc. In collaboration with NGO Pallesrujana, our students went for scouting during 21st china shodha yatra.

Product – Expo:

Product Expo-I was organized on 28-11-2015. Students demonstrated their products and explained about the community partners. Prof.William Oakes, Director of EPICS visited the Expo and appreciated the students.

Product Expo-II was organized on 21-03-2016. Students demonstrated their products and explained about the community feedback. Principal sir, all the Deans and HODs visited the expo and appreciated the service oriented products.

Product Expo-III was organized on 01-10-16; expert team visited the expo and evaluated the Model demonstrations. Assessment was done based on the rubrics created.

Product Expo-IV was organized on 02-03-2017. Students demonstrated their products and explained about the community feedback. Prof.William Oakes, Director of EPICS visited the Expo and appreciated the students

Product Expo-V was organized on 01-10-2018. Students demonstrated their products and explained about the community feedback. Experts from SRIX Incubation centre visited the Expo and appreciated the students

Epics competition:

10 faculty members and 11 students attended EPICS workshop at MLRIT and also student teams participated in the project expo exclusive for EPICS, July 2017.

Design Thinking course: EPICS:

20 faculty from SREC registered and completed the design thinking course organized by IUCEE in collaboration with Purdue University. They participated in ICTIEE-18 and presented posters on their course work.

NGOs Meet:

Under EPICS Centre, NGOs meet organized to interact with the community partners and get signed the agreement for the collaborative work. Sahrudaya old age home, Spandana trust for orphanage, Mallikamba manovikasa school, sarvodaya youth org., Pallesrujana etc attended the meet.

EPICS in IEEE:

As SREC is in MoU with EPICS in IEEE, the phase-I evaluation of the 15 projects done by the external team (MLRIT & SRKR) and 10 ideas were shortlisted for the next level implementation.