Computer geeks from 26 IPSC schools across the whole national have gathered to show their talent in the IPSC IT Fest 2017 in LK Singhania Education Centre, Gotan. The event was inaugurated on 11th Nov 2017 by Mr. B.K. Arora, Business Head, J.K. White Cement Works. Mrs. Sushma Arora graced the event as Guest of Honour. They were welcomed by the Cultural Secretary (Girls) Ms. NIstha Vaswani and Sports Captain (Boys) Master Parikshit Neyol.
The Programme began with the lightening the lamp in front of Maa Durga, Goddess of knowledge by the Chief Guest Mr. B.K.Arora, Guest of Honor Mrs. Sushma Arora, Principal Mr. R C Joshi, Vice Principal Mr. P.R. Kumar and other members of administration, followed by the melodious group song “Jaise Suraj ki Garmi ko……”
Later on there was a photo shoot of all the participants with their mentors and escorts who came from length and breadth of the nation including Scindia School, Scindia Girls School Gwalior, VDJS Hisar, Vallabh Ashram Valsad, Modern School New Delhi, The Assam Valley School Balipara Assam, Birla Vidya Mandir Nainital, B.K. Birla Centre for Education Pune, The Daly College Indore, MGD Jaipur, Mayo Boys Ajmer, Pinegrove School Solan HP, Rajmata Krishna Kumari Girls Public School Jodhpur, Rajkumar College Rajkot etc.
In his welcome speech Chief Guest Mr. B.K. Arora welcomed all the participants, their teachers and judges on the gala event. He was very optimistic that the students will mesmerize one and all by their innovative thinking and creativity. He thanked IPSC for giving such a big platform to the students to show their hidden talent and exchange their views. He said that the real winner is the one who can fulfill his dream. He was very sanguine that the students who have gathered here to show their talent will mark their presence for a very long time and will pursue their dreams in future. Mr. Suraj Bhan Choudhary, Coordinator of the event in his welcome speech thanked Mr. B.K.Arora for sparing his valuable time. He praised the vision of Mr. B.K. Arora and said that it is his far sightedness that school is able to organize event on such a large scale.
The students will shown their capabilities and innovations in various competitions organized by the school from 11th November 17 to 12th November 2017, like Digital Poster Making, Power Point Presentation, Website Designing, Cartoon making, Java + MySql Programming, Computer Quiz and Computer Wiz Kid. Events will be evaluated by a team of expertise including Mr. Priyadarshi Patani, Mr. Shailendra Vijayvargia, Mr. Anirben Dey and Mr. Parampreet Grewal.
The closing ceremony of IPSC IT Fest 2017 concluded on 12th November 2017 in the gracious presence of Chief Guest Mr. Gavin Dabreo, an eminent entrepreneur, whose presence itself motivated not only the competitors but also one and all in the LKSEC campus. C.E.O. of NIIT’s famous K-12 school learning business, Mr. Dabreo is an MBA from Manchester Business School and has given his services in various organisations like FCB Ulka, Tata Telecom and Meru Cabs etc. He executed one of the largest digital education programme in Sri Chaitainya School and established India’s first edu-cloud network in partnership with Microsoft Corporation. Elegant presence of Guest of Honour Mr. B.K. Arora, Business Head J.K. White Cement Works and Mrs. Sushma Arora Vice President L.K. Singhania Education Centre enriched the environment of learning and innovation. Mr. R. C. Joshi, Principal, welcomed the Chief Guest, Guest of Honour, Participants, teachers and others on the closing ceremony.
In their address, the judges Mr. Shailendra Vijayvargia and Mr. Anirben Dey praised the efforts and innovation put in the IT competition and encouraged the students for pursuing their career in today’s most demanding field. They said that the participants must not restraint their talent only to this competition or for board exams. Nobody knows where one’s capability may take a person.
Chief Guest Mr. Dabreo in his speech tried to persuade the participants for achieving higher goals in their life. He gave few tips to the students to become successful entrepreneur. He asked the students to stay simple and humble in life. He also demanded not to haste to achieve, rather row the boat of life gently and follow your goal with rock solid determination. In his speech said we, the teachers can inspire, show the path, but it is the will, determination and hard work of pupil to make his future by his own planning. On this occasion Vice President of the School, Mrs. Sushma Arora presented mementos to the judges and teacher escorts. Mr. B.K. Arora, Guest of Honour presented memento to the chief guest Mr. Gavin Dabreo. The prize winners were given a trophy and a merit certificate by the chief guest Mr. Gavin Dabreo. Vote of Thanks was given by Mr. Suraj Bhan Choudhary, HoD I.T. Department where he thanked one and all for making the Competition a success. The programme was coordinated by Mr. Shankar Nath, HoD English.