Start: 08-10-2020
End: 12-10-2020

Team Aaruush is immensely delighted to inform you that the Inaugural Ceremony of the fourteenth edition of Aaruush, the National Level Techno-Management Fest of SRM IST is scheduled to be held on the 8th October, 2020 via an online interface, from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm. As one of the top-tier fests of the nation, Aaruush has always been a stalwart to become a propellor of education, innovation and inspiration. During this year of the paradigm shift, we have been one of the very few active organizations playing an essential role to pivot the technological dexterity for the progress of the nation.

We are immensely delighted to host Dr V. K. Aatre as our Chief Guest, the Former Director-General of the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), served as the Scientific Advisor to the Defence Minister. The Guest of Honour for the 14th edition of the Aaruush Inaugural Ceremony would be Dr Raman Gangakhedkar, the Former Head Scientist of Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The event will be presided over by Prof. Dr. Sandeep Sancheti, the Vice-Chancellor of SRM IST.

The fourteenth edition, as they say, the revolutionary one is in complete alignment with our theme, “Towards Infinity” because no matter the hurdles, we stand strong and do not limit our aspirations. We aim to establish an online legacy and surpass the many feats we have achieved in the past. The five days, from 8th to 12th October, are carved with an illuminating line-up of cutting edge Domain Events, Flagship Events, Challenges and Championships, Luminary Addresses, Workshops, Aaruush LIVE and are filled with zeal and pomp.

Your presence at the Inaugural Ceremony of Aaruush ’19 will be of immense eminence. It will exponentially augment the collective memoir of experience in the room and enliven the spirits of all the attendees. It would be our utmost honour to host you and have you grace the event.

Hence, we humbly request your presence on this blessed occasion to embark upon a journey with us, towards infinity.

Inaugural Ceremony:

Chief Guest - Dr V.K. Aatre           

Recipient – Padma Vibushan & Padma Bhushan, Former D.G. – DRDO, Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister

Guest of Honour - Dr Raman Gangakhedkar

Padma Shri recipient, Former Head Scientist at ICMR, Former Director-in-Charge of NARI, Pune

Luminary Addresses:

  • Mrs Deepali Pant Joshi - Former Executive Director, Reserve Bank of India
  • Mr Shams Aalam - Indian Para Swimmer, Gold Medalist
  • Mrs. Bhargavi Sunkara - Head, Asset Servicing Technology, BNY Mellon Technology, India


1) Cognitive Computing Workshop - Introduction to Machine Learning using Watson Studio and Auto AI

2) Modernized Automotive Dynamics - Intriguing conversation about recent automobile industry trends

3) Digital Marketing Workshop - Nuances of Digital Marketing by Mohit Rathu, Just Web Infotech Founder


Topic - "Career Satisfaction v/s Sustainable Career"

  • Mr Anuj Tiwari - Bestselling author of 9 books, TEDx Speaker
  • Mr Gaurang Sanghvi - Financial Expert
  • Ms. Disha Chhabra - Product Manager at Google
  • Ms Eshika Fyzze - National Geographic Explorer, Director at NatGeo - Giants of the Himalayas


1) Machine Learning Challenge - A 40-hour long open-to-all-challenge

2) Capture the Flag - 12-hour long quest of ethical hacking to find the flags from cybersecurity challenges

Domain Events:

1) Magefficie - Political Quest

2) Vimanaz - Aerovision

3) Architecture - Sketchy Plot

4) Robogyan - West World

5) Machination - Grand Theft Automation

6) Bluebook - Dr Mario

7) Digital Design - D-IT

8) Fundaz - Survival Test

9) X-Zone - Gambit's Guild

10) Praesentatio - Fandom

11) Yuddhame - Delimiter-Dungeon

12) Electrizite - Reinvent To Evolve

13) Online - Crypto-O-Sutra

14) Konstruktion - Master Builder.

Zoom link for attendee:

Date: 8th October 2020

Time: 3 pm IST