First industry consultative meeting of the Dept. of Biosystems Technology was successfully conducted on 12th August 2021 on virtual platform with more than 40 Industrial Representatives. This meeting was focused at developing partnerships between academia and industry and highlighting opportunities in the undergraduate curriculum to better prepare future Technologists for the workforce.
Department of Biosystems Technology was able to discuss about many opportunities for collaborative research with the relevant industries and training opportunities for students during this meeting. There were considerable industry panelists' participation and valuable suggestions to improve the curriculum were received from them during panel discussion.
This event was graced by the participation of The Vice Chancellor of the university, The Deputy Vice Chancellor of the university, The Dean of the Faculty of Technology, The Director of the Career Guidance Unit, The Head of the Department of Biosystems Technology, other academic staff members and the students.