As part of the efforts of VICT to develop Vidya as a center for industrial consultancy and research, the VICT has set up a new entity christened Vidya Talent Center (VTC). The activities of Vidya Talent Centre will be focused on the following areas:
- Consultancy and engineering services
- Industry sponsored research
- Major product development and production
- Commercialization of major student projects
- Major products and services
- Courses, seminars (external entities) intended for participants from outside also
- Support for incubation, start-ups, cloud funding, tie-ups etc
Existing activities like the activities under CCE, Skill Center etc. shall continue as such.
The people at the helm
In order to streamline the activities of VTC, the trust has nominated Er G Mohanachandran, Executive Director, as the Director of VTC and Dr Kala Bharathan (Asso Prof, ECE Dept) as the Head the Center. Mr Manu Raghurajan, Joint Secretary, VICT would represent the Trust to support the initiative.