The flagship event of IEEE LINK, Kerala IEEE Technical Exhibition and Symposium took place on 11th and 12th November,2017 at College of Engineering, Trivandrum. The ultimate objective of the event was to provide a platform for the delegates to showcase their hardwork, achievements as well as to know the developing world around them. KITes’17 promoted the advancements in technology through its workshops which included : automation technologies, workshop on block chain, energy auditing (PES) workshop, hands-on workshop on radio frequencies and workshop on image processing. All these enabled the delegates to experiment their fields of interest. Also, the paper presentation and project presentation competitions gave the participants the best platform to showcase their efforts and achievements. Altogether, KITeS’17 took off the technical aspirants to a state of advancing technology to rise up against the wind!