Parents Teachers Meeting @ Sinhgad Institutes(SIHMCT) Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

Sinhgad Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Lonavala organized Online Parents Teachers Meeting with objective of creating a common platform, where teachers and parents come together to discuss student’s performance and devise ways to enrich their learning experiences. Prin. Dr. Ayesha Siddiqui gave the welcome speech and spoke about college and different norms adopted by the college for Industry focus & ensure quality education. She has also highlighted the Institute’s best practice for the effective teaching-learning process and how it helps placement and higher studies. Total 60 parents participated, the meeting was coordinated by Prof. Pratik Jawale & Prof. Hitesh Muzumdar.

Parents Teachers Meeting @ Sinhgad Institutes(SIHMCT) Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

Sinhgad Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Lonavala organized Online Parents Teachers Meeting with objective of creating a common platform, where teachers and parents come together to discuss student’s performance and devise ways to enrich their learning experiences. Prin. Dr. Ayesha Siddiqui gave the welcome speech and spoke about college and different norms adopted by the college for Industry focus & ensure quality education. She has also highlighted the Institute’s best practice for the effective teaching-learning process and how it helps placement and higher studies. Total 60 parents participated, the meeting was coordinated by Prof. Pratik Jawale & Prof. Hitesh Muzumdar.

Commemorations of 75th Independence Day @ Sinhgad Lonavala Campus

Jayawant Desai

Amid restrictions due to COVID the Independence Day celebrations in the Sinhgad Lonavala Campus, could witness small gathering of Principals, Directors and other heads on campus for consecutive second year but with usual enthusiasm and true spirit. Mr. G. K. Shahani trusty of the Sinhgad Technical Education Society (STES) was the chief guest. He hosted the tricolor. While addressing the gathering Mr. Shahani said after long freedom struggle, we got independence as a great nation but we have to remain united as well as in a sense ‘dependent’ on each other for keeping progressiveness of STES in the field of education. He also said as the trustee has been seeing the developments of STES for last 26 years and expressed optimism for bright future of the organization which recently observed 29th foundation day on 12th Aug.,21. The Independence Day celebrations were hosted by Sinhgad Public School, the school students sung a melodious patriotic song in chorus.The celebrations were followed by tree plantation.

SKNSITS,Lonavala organized webinar on

Jayawant Desai

Sinhgad Technical Education Society's SKNSITS, Lonavala, Department of Information Technology and Students Association (ITSA) successfully conducted a Webinar on "Career Guidance in Cyber Security" in association with CyberSapiens United LLP, Bangalore, on 20th July 2021 in online mode. Mr. Robinson Dsouza (Security advisor and founder, CyberSapiens) has given valuable guidance for the students. He talked on different topics like, the effects of cyber Crime, how to overcome with Cyber-crime Issue, how to choose the career in the file of cyber security. The webinar was successfully completed under the guidance of Principal Dr. M.S. Rohokale, Head of Department (I.T.) Prof. S.B. Kothari and Prof. C.S. Pagar.

Sinhgad Lonavala-Plantation saplings on Birthday of the Prin. Mishra for environment enrichment

Jayawant Desai

Sinhgad Lonavala campus has always been attempting to enrich the environment on campus by undertaking several environment enriching activities. The principals & Directors in its' total 7 educational units have developed the protocol, under the leadership of Dr. M.S. Gaikwad about tree plantation on various auspicious occasions throughout the year. On birthdays of every unit head, plantation of saplings is undertaken. On 16/7/2021,it is birthday of Prin. Nirmalkumar Mishra (Sinhgad Public School), all the heads undertook plantation of teak wood and other saplings. Prin. Dr. M. Rohokale, Dr. Pradip Nalavade, Dr.Ayesha Siddiki, Dr. Shivaji Desai and Dr. Jayawant Desai, Mr. Nagnath Vasekar, security head and others were present on the occasion.

“Sommelier Session“ at Sinhgad Institute’s Hotel Management College at Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

In sinhgad Institute of Hotel Management &and catering Technology,(SIHMCT) Lonavala the eminent personality in winery field, Rakesh Awaghade started his session by introducing the Fratelli wine, which is run by the Fratelli wines in Akluj, Solapur, Maharashtra. He spoke about the introduction of Fratelli and gave information through the basics of selection of wines based on cuisine, serving, tasting, storage and our range of wines, their chemical composition of it. The speaker covered all the principal objectives, also elaborated the difference between the grape variety, different types of cheese. What is Yard (winery area) showing the world-class machinery which is available for winery. Mr. Rakesh also put lights on the different career opportunity into the wine industry such as Wine sommelier, wine consultants, wine supervisor, wine sales executive which provides the students new approach to the hospitality industry.The event was coordinated by Prof. Pratik Jawale, and the Prin.Dr, Ayesha Siddiki guided him

Plantation of saplings of various variety in Sinhgad Lonavala Campus

Jayawant Desai

As a part of birthday celebrations of Dr. Pradip Nalawade, Principal Sinhgad Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lonavala. The plantation of 10 saplings of variety of plants including teak, rain tree, bael (Aegle marmelos). Campus Director of Sinhgad Lonavala campus Dr. M.S. Gaikwad, Dr. Nalawade, Dr. Siddiki, Dr. Desai, Prin. Mishra, Nagnath Vasekar, Sanjay Phalake,Vijay vasekar and others were present at the occasion. The plantation was carried out in area of cricket practice net area. Already planted teak plantation has reached to 800 in number and healthy growth upto 4-9 ft. is enriching natural glory of the hilly area of campus.

'Yuvarang 2021' organized in NBN College of Commerce and Science, Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

Nivruti Babaji Navale College of Commerce and Science, Lonavla organized online cultural program “Yuvarang” on Facebook Live and Google Meet Platform.Program chief guest was Dr. Babasaheb Bandgar Former Vice Chancellor, Punyashlok Ahilya Devi Holkar, Solapur University. Dr. Bandgar graced the function with inaugural remarks. Principal Dr. Jayawant Desai gave valuable guidance to the students. Dance, singing, one-act play, guitar playing, poem reading etc. were performed by the students. The participants were encourage by offering them trophy and certificate for each.The program was anchored by students, Vinayak Kanojia and Hrithika Gaikwad. The program was organized by Prof. Nirmala Shinge and vote of thanks given by Prof. Sarika Panwal.

Career Prospects of Pursuing the Masters in Hospitality Administration in Sinhgad Institute, Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

Sinhgad Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Lonavala organized a webinar on “Career Prospects of Pursuing the Masters in Hospitality Administration” at 11:00 AM. The webinar was co ordinated by Prof. Gaurav Gomase, and the Principal Dr. Ayesha Siddiqui has initiated and addressed the session. The resource person on of the webinar was Mr. Shantanu Jain (Asst. Lecturer IHM Hyderabad) who delivered his expertise and knowledge about the topic. Around 55 students of SIHMCT, Lonavala attended the webinar. The speaker initiated the session by introducing the M.Sc. Hospitality Administration programme, which is run by with the collaboration of NCHMCT, Noida and IGNOU New Delhi. The speaker told the students about the enrolment procedure for this particular curriculum within the Central Govt., IHM in the country. The benefits of pursuing this curriculum was also mentioned in the session.

Food Photography Essentials Webinar in Sinhgad Institute Lonavala

Jayawant Desai

Webinar on “Food Photography Essentials” Main objective of this webinar was to encourage the students to learn and use photography technology to showcase their skills of cooking and food presentation. The event was coordinated by Prof. Rahul Shende, faculty from Sinhgad Institute of Hotel Management & Catering technology (SIHMCT), Lonavala on 12th June’2,Dr. Ayesha Siddiqui, Principal gave opening remarks and addressed the event. Ms. Manjusha Dangati renowned Food Photographer provided the wonderful presentation on Basics and technicality of Food Photography. This session was attended by around 120 participants from different Hotel Management institutes and others as well along with their faculty members. The webinar touched several important points like rule of odd, rule of third angle of lens, role of light, importance of accessories etc. Webinar also focused on the importance of light and backdrops in food photography.

Sinhgad Institue's NBNCOCS organized Expert session on Advanced Java

Jayawant Desai

In Nivrutti Babaji Navale College of Com.& Sc.(NBNCOCS) Lonavala, the guest speaker, Ms.Yashada Bangale Mackey(Consultant TCS) conducted an expert session for BBA(CA) students on the topic" Advanced Java: Multithreading and Servlets".Prin.Desai welcomed her. The 1st part was dealt about Servlets and in the second half of the session talked about multithreading starting from the basic difference between the website and web application, need of an application server, definition and introduction to Servlets, further talked about Life Cycle of Servlets, execution process of servlet applications, session tracking and cookies class,demonstrated 4 programs for conceptual clarity of students.In multithreading, meaning,defination of concurrency with special reference to concurrency in Java was made clear, talked about thread life cycle, thread creation, thread priorities and synchronisation. Students enjoyed question answer session at the end of the program.Prof. Varada Inamdar and Prof. Shinge coordinated the event

SKNSITS organized National e-Conference on Advances in Modern Technologies of Multidisciplinary Research in Engineering Field (AIMTMREF)

Jayawant Desai

On 20 th-21st May, 2021; Lonavala based ‘A’grade engineering institution SKN Sinhgad Institute of Technology & Science, conducted a Two Days National e-Conference on “Advances in Modern Technologies of Multidisciplinary Research in Engineering Field (AIMTMREF)” in association with Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) and Computer Society of India (CSI).It was aimed to provide a platform to the UG/ PG Students, researchers, academicians and industry persons from the field of Electrical, Electronics, E&TC, Mechanical, Production, Automobile, Computer, Information Technology, Civil & related areas to present their papers, innovative ideas. The keynote session was delivered by Dr. Dilip. S. Aldar E&TC Dept. KPBCOE, Satara. There was a first panel discussion on ‘Control and Transmission’ chaired by Dr. Sandeep Chawda, Eminent academician Finolex Academy of Management & Technology, Ratnagiri.