- March 11, 2019
- 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
- College of Engineering Chengannur
IEEE Women in Engineering Affinity Group College of Engineering Chengannur conducted
International Women’s Day celebrations on 11th March 2019 at the AC Auditorium from
12:30 PM to 01:30 PM.
It was an occasion for the members of IEEE WIE AG CEC to pause for a moment and reflect
on ourselves, to appreciate how much has been done and what more needs to be done in
the field of Women in Technology. Moreover, it was the day to acknowledge all men and
women in the world for making it a better place to live in.
The commencement of the celebration started off with lighting the lamp ceremony by the
Chief Guest Dr. Sherly Philip and other dignitaries including Dr. Jacob Thomas, Principal of
College of Engineering Chengannur and Ms. Deepa V S, Branch Counselor of IEEE SB CEC.
Dr. Sherly is currently working as an Anaesthetist at Insurance Medical Service. She has
won many laurels including the Best Doctor Award in 2015, Best Social Activities Award
in 2019 and much more. All her achievements speak for herself.
After the lamp lighting ceremony, Code of Ethics was delivered by Anjali N Nair, Secretary
of IEEE WIE AG CEC. The Welcome Speech was by Swathi Krishna O, Chairperson of IEEE
WIE AG CEC. Dr. Sherly addressed the students regarding the importance of the occasion.
She also shared her experience in being part of the Kerala Flood Relief Camp which was
erected at College of Engineering Chengannur. Dr. Jacob Thomas also wished the students
on Women’s Day and shared his thoughts. After that, Rithu Maria Jose, Vice Chairperson of
IEEE WIE AG CEC delivered the Vote of Thanks.