Chief Talent Officer, Panimalar Group of Institutions
16+ years of corporate experience mainly in Fortune 500 & BIG 4 Organizations in the field of IT, ITES, Information Technology Infrastructure Services and KPO industries with expertise in Customer service, Project management, Quality, Recruitment (Domestic and International), Telecommunication, Market Research and Employment verification.
Expert level understanding of social media networks, design and functionality including LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and similar tools that complement Social Media Recruitment & Talent Branding.
His Roles & Responsibilities include:
Recruiting the best in class faculties with succession planning
Assessment of key executives
Working with management to improve team dynamics and, as a result, overall business performance.
Creating “Beyond Syllabus” curriculum to students
Organizing Leadership Conclaves
Keynote speaker in Corporate & International forums
Setting-up Incubation Labs
Responsible for Industry – Institution connectivity
Architecting Internship Hiring
Chief Mentor & Student Counsellor
Inviting Industry experts to create Awareness Programs
Indian Space Research Organization – NAFED
INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANIZATION’S 3rd National Finite Element Developers’ and Users’ Meet 2018 was hosted in Panimalar Group of Institutions, Poonamallee on Dec 14th, 2018. Shri S Somanath, Chairman-VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE was the Chief Guest along with Dr P Chinnadurai, Secretary & Correspondent-Panimalar Group of Institutions, Shri C Sakthikumar, Director-Panimalar Group of Institutions, Shri S Sridhar, Deputy Director- VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE & Shri B S Raju , Group Director- VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE spearheaded the conference. This conference was about finite element & its developments. First time ISRO has hosted NAFED in a private institution in India. Leading SCIENTISTS, Business Leaders, Entrepreneurs, CEO’S from Start-up’s, Renowned Professors from elite universities & students from all over India participated in the event.
Swachhta Ranking Awards 2018 for Higher Educational Institutions in India
The Union Minister for HRD, Shri Prakash Javadekar conferred Swachhta Ranking Awards 2018 for higher educational institutions in New Delhi. 51 higher educational institutions have been selected for Swachhta Ranking Awards in 8 different categories among 2069 institutions applied.
Our College was adjudged as the No.1 cleanest campuses among technical College (Residential Category) in the country in 2018 ranking. Our institution has played the lead role not only in campus hygiene but also by adopting villages around our area for promoting hygiene through awareness creation and other assistance.
INDYWOOD EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE Awards
Indywood Educational Excellence Awards is a first of its kind initiative, organized in concurrence with Project Indywood, to recognize and facilitate efforts made by schools, educators and administrators to impart quality education under multiple categories, from across the country.
“Panimalar Engineering College” was been selected as the proud recipient for the category – ‘Excellence In Engineering and Technical Education'”
Partnership with International University
Panimalar Engineering College has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and entered into International collaboration with foreign universities, Birmingham City University (BCU), United Kingdom and National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan. The technological tie up with these universities for the courses related to Computer Engineering
B.E-COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
B.TECH- ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & DATA SCIENCE
B.E- COMPUTER SCIENCE & COMM. ENGG
B.TECH- INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
B.E- ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
will benefit the students immensely and help them to work through a structured process and achieve higher echelons in their professional career.
The highlights of the collaboration are:
Regular internships during Summer and Winter
Technical Knowhow with hands on practical exposure
Opportunities to pursue higher studies
State of the art research facilities and
Higher credit ratio and better placement possibilities.
BLOCKCHAIN and IOT Conference
Panimalar Group of Institutions scripted one of its kind conference in the month of July being the first ever educational institution to host a Conference on Block chain &IoT. The conference convened 8 CEO’s from all over India along with our Secretary & Correspondent, Dr. P Chinnadurai and our Director ,Thiru C. Shakthi Kumar. Each of the keynote speakers trained our students to develop their inate skills on all aspects of technology & entrepreneurship. This also led to signing of 6 live MoU’s and the inception of 6 incubation hubs within our college premises enabling 3rd year students being employed, thus making them to earn while they learn.
Man, Machine , Materials & Management Conference
Panimalar group of institutions took another leap on 3rd August, 2018 with a conference on Man Machine Materials and Management. About 10 Keynote speakers reigning in their own fields, notably having their regime from NASA, Rolls Royce, BABA ATOMIC RESEARCH CENTRE and many other entrepreneurs descended on a single dais addressing our students on defining the recent trends. 6 live MoU’s were signed during the conference benefitting the students by giving opportunities to deal and gain real-time industrial experiences.
Institution’s Innovation Council(IIC) Ministry of HRD
The Ministry of Human Resource Development has recently constituted Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC), launched on 21st November 2018 by Hon’ble Minister Shri. PrakashJavadekar, to systematically foster the culture of Innovation in educational institutions. We are proud to inform that our college has been selected as one of the CENTRES leading to an innovation eco-system in the campuses. This initiative will enable the college to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting their new ideas and transforming into prototypes which may lead them to become Entrepreneurs.
SISA awards are presented under 30 categories and the award will be given to the most successful and emerging entrepreneurs in each category. Young entrepreneurs can nominate their start-up companies at www.sisawards.com for the award which will be hosted in the month of December. PANIMALAR GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS IS ASSOCIATED WITH SISA INITIATIVES IN HELPING THE COMMUNITY.
Ooruni Foundation is a Non – Governmental Organization ( NGO) which anchors, augments and advocates the pivotal 3Es of Human life- Education, Environment and Equal Opportunities for a sustainable Community Development. Ooruni Foundation is a registered Trust which was formed by Six HR Professionals during Chennai floods in 2015. Ooruni has got more than 100 dedicated Volunteers and most of them are corporate employees. PANIMALAR GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS IS ASSOCIATED WITH OORUNI’S INITIATIVES IN HELPING THE COMMUNITY.
SHARP HR CONFERENCE
SHARP Forum is a thought-provoking platform where thriving business executives, prominent government officials, prestigious scholars, inspiring entrepreneurs, influential celebrities, and renowned experts are invited to:Spread inciting ideas, insightful perspectives, and inspirational experiences;Stretch boundaries of novel concepts, evolving issues, and cutting-edge solutions. PANIMALAR GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS IS ASSOCIATED WITH SHARP INITIATIVES IN HELPING THE COMMUNITY.
CHROMA HR IMAGINERY Awards
CHROMA is a professional forum formed by a group of ethical HR professionals which strives to build Human Resource for inclusive growth. It was formed with an aim of transforming its members as world class executives and to assist all organizations in India to inculcate the best HR practices to ensure cordial Human Relations. PANIMALAR GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS IS ASSOCIATED WITH CHROMA INITIATIVES IN HELPING THE COMMUNITY.
WORLD HUMANITARIAN DRIVE
World Humanitarian Drive (WHD) was founded by Abdul Basit Syed who was inspired to initiate the idea of this charity following the murder of a British Soldier Lee Rigby in Greenwich. WHD has made huge strides in this field and made important links with Faith Leaders, other charities, and Government Organizations across the world, and to Promote Peace through Education, Sports, Arts and Media and instill humanistic values in our community, particularly amongst the youth who are the most vulnerable.
Founded in 2008, CIO Klub is the largest non-profit association of Chief Information Officers in India.Our mission is to Share and Enhance Knowledge on technological advancement and Explore Better Business Solutions for the IT community across the world.
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND SCIENCE BAZAAR
Panimalar Engineering College and World Humanitarian Drive (WHD) had Jointly hosted an international Conference PECTEAM 2K20 and “THE SCIENCE BAZAAR” empowered by the BRICS International Forum on March 6th & 7th 2020. Eminent Scientists, Researchers, International Diplomats and Students participated in the conference.
“HE FOR SHE” MARATHON PARTNERED WITH SCHNEIDER
On March 5th 2016, Panimalar group of Institutions jointly with Schneider Electric conducted a Marathon at Marina Beach, Chennai for HE FOR SHE a solidarity campaign for the advancement of gender equality and the empowerment of women, initiated by the United Nations (UN) where Men run for Women. The Marathon was started by waving the flag by Mr. C. Sakthikumar M.E, Director, Panimalar Group of Institutions, Dr. Saranya Sree Sakthi Kumar, Director, Panimalar Group of Institutions, Mr. Ravindra Bharadwaj, Plant Director, Schneider Electric and Dr. Joseph Napoleon, Director – HR, Schneider Electric. Around 3000+ students from various colleges across the Chennai City participated in this Marathon. At the end of the Marathon, the finishers were given a certificate and a Medal.
WORLD SPACE WEEK AT ISRO
Panimalar Group of Institutions was one of the very few Engineering Colleges in India to be invited for ISRO’S World Space Week. Mr.M.S.Balamurugan, CTO of Panimalar Institutions, with ISRO Chairman Dr.S.Somanath and Scientist Mr.Raj Thilak at Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launch.