Event Department

Tech. Symposium. 2020

Tech Symposium 2020


The university’s singular purpose is to enable each one achieve their individual purpose in life, through the guiding light of knowledge. Each one is empowered to pursue dreams and passions in a meaningful and responsible manner. Each one is encouraged to foster professional development through imagination, innovation, specialized knowledge and critical-thinking. Each one is entrusted to become an active participant in transforming society, to go beyond oneself, to respect and inclusively contribute in a pluralistic world.

This year the University created a platform (Tech. Symposium-2020) where individual/group can participate to share their unique thoughts to add values in research.


Objective of Symposium

  1. To share individual knowledge/concepts at a common platform
  2. To provide solution to technical problems.


  1. Disaster Management
  2. Waste to wealth
  3. Advance materials
  4. Biomimetic
  5. Renewable energy and sustainability
  6. Smart manufacturing and IoT
  7. Innovative solution to social challenges

Important dates

Abstract Submission (Max 250 words). Title, authors list, affiliations, keywords should be clearly mentioned)

31st October 2020

Feedback and shortlisting (Reviewers comment communicated to corresponding author)

7th November 2020

Submission of final papers (Paper should conform to template in annexure I)

16th November 2020

PPT Presentation (Max 10 slides. Presentation time will be 10 minutes and 5 minutes for Q&A)

23-24 November 2020


Virtual platform

Who can participate? 

  1. All Post-graduate students (1st and 2nd year) of Engineering colleges
  2. Final Year Graduate students of Engineering colleges


 E-Certificates: for “Best presentation” and “Participation”

Prize money: for 1st position (INR 25000/), 2nd position (INR 20000/), 3rd position (INR 15000/) and five consolation prize of INR 7500/ each.


Dr. Sunil Rai (Vice Chancellor-UPES)

Dr. Kamal Bansal (Dean – SoE, UPES)

Organizing Committees

Advisory Committee

Dr. S. M. Tauseef (Assistant Dean of Research – SoE and HOD – HSE and Civil Engineering)

Dr. Ajay Kumar (HOD – Mechanical Engineering)

Dr. P. Vijay (HOD – Chemical Engineering)

Dr. N. A. Siddiqui (Program Director – HSE and Civil Engineering)

Dr. S. K. Khare (HOD –Petroleum Engineering)

Dr. Sushabhan Chowdhary (HOD –Electrical and Electronics Engineering)

Dr. Sudhir Joshi (HOD –Aerospace Engineering)


Mr. Prasenjit Mondal, Department of HSE and Civil Engineering, UPES

Technical Committee

Mr. Abhishek Nandan (Virtual platform for presentation and e- certificates)

Ms. Tabassum Abbasi (EasyChair)

Dr. Sami Rehman – Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, UPES

Dr. Annapurna Boruah - Department of Petroleum Engineering, UPES

Dr. Gopalakrishnan – Department of Chemical Engineering, UPES

Dr. Jitendra Yadav - Department of Mechanical Engineering, UPES

Mr. Vipin Kumar – Department of Aerospace Engineering, UPES         
Mr. Arun PA and Mr. Anand Kumar Singh – Department of HSE and Civil Engineering, UPES