WORLD HABITAT DAY - October 05, 2015

The World Habitat Day was celebrated in Sree Buddha College of Engineering, Pattoor on 5th October 2015. It was conducted by Castellos, Association of Civil Engineering Department and the Institution of Engineers (India). Eminent personalities including Mr. Rajendra Prasad, Secretary of IEI, Kollam division, Prof Subhash Varma, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam and Mr. Ajayan, BSNL representative, Punalur were taken part in this event. An informative talk on the topic “SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FOR TOMORROW” was delivered by Prof.Subash Varma. The importance of being an engineer in a society and the efficient utilization of limited resources with respect to unlimited needs of people was mainly focused in the talk. The main theme of world habitat day was “PUBLIC SPACES FOR ALL” and a seminar on this topic was presented by Ms. Meera G Mohan, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering. Public places are places which should be accessible and enjoyable by all without profit motive and took on various spatial forms, including parks, streets, sidewalks, markets and playgrounds was highlighted in the seminar