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PES Day Celebration by IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur

Participating in PES Day celebration, IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur has organized a Workshop on Latex on 15th April 2019, for the PG students of Department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India. Also, on 22nd April 2019, a cake cutting ceremony was jointly organized by the IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur and IEEE PES/IAS Joint Chapter Uttar Pradesh Section at IIT Kanpur.

PES Day Celebration by IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur

The IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur celebrated the PES Day with full energy and involvement. Two events were organized by the SBC during April 2019. An IEEE Workshop on “LaTeX: Basic introduction” was organized on 15th April 2019. It was a 1-hour event in which the introduction of LaTeX and its applications were discussed. Mr. Gaurav Kahre had delivered the talk and hands-on was given to the participant. It was a very successful event in terms of participants’ involvement and knowledge sharing. Some volunteers also helped the participants to create their first LaTeX document and learned how to insert and edit the images, table, and citations. The second event as the part of PES Day celebration was conducted on 22nd April 2019. The cake cutting ceremony was attended by eminent professors of power engineering, IIT Kanpur. Dr. Sandeep Anand gave a brief about IEEE PES and PES Day. Prof. S C Srivastava encouraged the students to actively participate in IEEE activities and shared his experience. He also motivated the students to join the IEEE and suggested them to attend the webinars which were continuously organized by IEEE to enhance their subject knowledge. Prof Saikat Chakrabarti, and Prof. Santanu Mishra, also supported him in motivating the students. Dr. Abheejeet Mohapatra also attended the celebration. All the volunteers and students expressed their joy in participating in this event.

Akhilesh Prakash Gupta
Treasurer, IEEE PES SBC IIT Kanpur