PEC Alumni Meet ( 18th December 2010)
More than 450 alumni from batches extending from 1960 to 2005 of PEC University of Technology, converged at their alma mater on 18th December, 2010, for the Alumni Meet organized by PECOSA (Punjab Engineering College Old Students Association) in association with PEC University of Technology. The chief guest at the occasion was Shri Jagannath Pahadiaji, Governor of Harayana. PECOSA president Mr. Anurag Aggarwal welcomed the PEC alumni on the occasion and said it was momentous occasion for PEC to have its former students converge in such a large number. The chairman of BOG, Padam Shree Chander Mohan ji, welcomed the alumni. He urged the alumni to renew their connection with the institute by the means of planned annual meets. Director Dr. Manoj Datta gave a presentation about ongoing projects at PEC and sought help of the alumni for supporting these projects. He thanked the alumni for encouraging the students by means of awards, scholarships, travel grants, etc.In attendance were Mr. Madan Lal Singla, leader of the team that designed Chandrayan, and Mr. R K Dhiman, MES Services and VSM awardee. Alumni of 1961, 1976, 1986 and 1996 batches were felicitated. The spouses and children of the alumni had their share of fun and entertainment by playing games like antakshari, tambola in the games area. At night, the alumni were entertained by live music, dance, cultural program, fireworks, cocktail and dinner. “Can't miss out on this one. It’s here we became who we are and made lasting friends,” said an alumni who came all the way from California to attend the meet.