Events in 2017
Gurugram, April 24, 2017: The School of Biosciences, ASU, organised a symposium on Bio and Information Technology for Healthcare. The symposium introduced students to applications of frontline biological and information processing tools, creating awareness towards Bio-IT interface and its impact on Healthcare.
Dr Purniam Sharma, CEO, Biotechnology Consortium of India Ltd., Dr Sailesh Guchhait, Field Applications Scientist Manager, Thermo Fischer Northern Zone, Prof. Graham Ball, Director Bioinformatics, Cancer Research Institute, Nottingham Trent University, UK, and Prof. SK Jain, FAMS, Hamdard Institute Medical Sciences & Research, Jamia Hamdard University, Delhi were the esteemed speakers at the event.
Dr Purnima Sharma talked about the status of the Biotechnology Industry in India wherein she highlighted the Government’s initiative and career opportunities. Dr Guchhait brought out the industry perspective of this. He highlighted the Clinical Oncology solutions made by Thermo Fisher. He also talked about how industries are changing day by day. Prof. Graham Ball introduced the public repositories on Genomic Data. He gave a hands-on session on data retrieval and data analysis. Dr SK Jain highlighted the academic perspective of Biotechnology, what to teach and the basic skills students must possess. He also talked on Proteomics Biomarkers in Medicine.
All the sessions were chaired by the students of the School of Biosciences. Dr Aul Kathait was the organising secretary for the event.
Gurgaon, April 12, 2017: The Corporate Resource Centre at ASU recently organised the Placement Drive of Varun Beverages for its undergraduate and postgraduate Management students. After a written test and an interview, students got shortlisted for the final round of interview. Varun Beverages is one of the largest franchisees in the world (outside US) of carbonated soft drinks and non-carbonated beverages sold under trademarks owned by PepsiCo.
Faridabad, March 22, 2017: The Corporate Resource Centre of ASU actively participated in the Industry-Academia Interface for Networking Program by the Faridabad Management Association: ‘What the CEO Really Wants’ by R. Gopalakrishnan, Former Vice-Chairman of Hindustan Lever and Former Executive Director of Tata Sons.
Faridabad, March 6, 2017: Apeejay Stya University students and faculty participated in an Industry-Academia Meet launched by the Faridabad Industries Association on 6th March 2017.
Delhi, March 6, 2017: The Corporate Resource Centre at Apeejay Stya University organised an industrial visit to the Badshah Group, a multi-disciplinary firm engaged in the field of Architecture, Interior Designing & Planning and providing turnkey solutions for B. Design and M.A. Design students of Interior Design.