“Out of the Blue” – A tailor-made orientation program exclusively for newly formed SBs.” Out of the Blue” is a new initiative by IEEE Malabar hub exclusively for newly formed SBs.This series of sessions includes Execom Training, Hub-SB interactions, sessions on scholarship, awards, and project funding opportunities in IEEE and what not.
To impart the lessons for proper SB functioning, IEEE Malabar Hub brought up with the initiative Out of the Blue, a series of orientation programs for the newly formed SBs. As part of Out of Blue, the Execom Training session was conducted for IEEE SB IIT Palakkad on 11th June from 3:00-5:00 PM via Google Meet Platform. A total of 17 IEEE Members attended the program.
The execom training session was handled by Prof. Shankar J, Chair, Student Activities Committee(SAC). The session commenced with the introduction of the IEEE Malabar Hub team, starting from Mr. shone Jose( Student Activities Committee(VSAC)), Ms. Anagha N(Student Representative), Mr. Basil Reji(Technical Coordinator), Ms. Femi Shaju(ECC), and finally Ms. Aarcha Varadaraj(WiE Coordinator).
After that, Prof. Shankar J, Chair of Student Activities Committee(SAC) handled the session. He explained the structure and functioning of the SB and the roles and responsibilities of each person in the SB were elaborated. He also gave a brief description of the awards, funding in IEEE and also mentioned the vast opportunities, resources, etc. The event took a duration of one and a half hours. The questions, queries were also encouraged from the SB. All the doubts were clarified. The event concluded with a photograph.