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Distinguished Alumni Awards - 2011

posted Oct 24, 2011, 8:55 PM by IITRAANA Admin
A n n o u n c e m e n t

Oct. 21, 2011: Following four Alumni of IIT Roorkee will be honoured with Distinguished Alumni Award-2011 on the Convocation Day- November 12, 2011:

Category: Academic/Research
Dr. Shyam Sunder Rai, FNA, FASc., FNASc.[M.Tech.(Geophysics), 1977]
JC Bose National Fellow and Scientist-G
National Geophysical Research Institute

Category: Corporate Development
Mr. Vijai Prakash Agrawal [BE(Electrical), 1978]
Chairman, Airports Authority of India,
Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan, Safdarjung Airport
New Delhi

Category: Engineering & Services
Mr. VK Agnihotri [BE(Civil), 1960]
Former Member Engineering, Indian Railways
A-305, Heritage Building of Ashiana
Sector-4, Vaishali, Ghaziabad 201012 (UP)

Category: Service to Society
Mr. Hersh Kumar[BE (industrial Engineering), 1978]
Texas USA

--------------- ANNOUNCEMENT FROM DR S.P.GUPTA ----------------------

DR. SP Gupta, Dean Alumni Affairs, email: spgfee@gmail.com
Sat 10/22/2011
Esteemed Alumni of Roorkee Alma Mater,

Yesterday a 12 member Committee reviewed this years Nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Awards-2011. There were a number of outstanding nominations among the 26 considered by the Committee. The choice for the final four was unanimously made which is given in the attachment. We congratulate them and all others whose nominations were considered for their achievements and contributions to their Alma-mater. We are proud of you.

Warm regards and Greetings for a HAPPY DEEPAWALI.

Dr. SP Gupta
Professor (and Dean Alumni Affairs and

Dean, Greater Noida Extension Centre of IIT Roorkee)
Electrical Engineering Department
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
ROORKEE 247 667
Phone: 01332-285597(Office), 01332-285038(Home), 09837074284(Mobile)
email: spgfee@gmail.com, spgfee@iitr.ernet.in

PLEASE VISIT ALUMNI PORTAL "SAMPARK" ON IIT ROORKEE WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON ALUMNI AFFAIRS. Important Dates: Nov.21-22, 2011 - Diamond and Golden Jubilee Functions; Nov. 28-29, 2011 - Silver Jubilee Functions; Nov. 24-26, 2011- 1964 Batch Reunion (a social get-together). A HEARTY WELCOME!