BITSAA Newsletter 2011 - Issue 1
  Alumni News
BGM '11 : This Simply Spectacular event marked a glorious beginning of this new decade
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BITSAA Global Meet, the first ever three-day alumni extravaganza, was held at Epicenter in Gurgaon. The meet bore witness to many power-packed discussions and talks centered on the overall theme of the meet: 'Transforming Society, Enterprises and Academics through Innovation'. Speakers also shared interesting life experiences and anecdotes, making the entire event enjoyable and stimulating.    Full Article
Prithviraj Chavan ('63-'67) named the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra
Prithviraj Chavan
The Technocrat Chief Minister of Maharashtra becomes the second CM who graduated from BITS Pilani.    Full Article
Kavikrut makes it to Harvard
Another leader in the making, Kavikrut, a BITS Pilani graduate of M. Sc Tech. Finance('06) has been admitted to Harvard Business School.    Full Article
Copter crash claims life of a BITSian
Major Bhanuchander, belonging to Vizianagaram town in AP, had been a victim of an army helicopter crash at Nasik.    Full Article
Dr. D P Kothari named 2011 IEEE Fellow
Dr. D P Kothari
Dr. D P Kothari is named 2011 IEEE Fellow, the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.    Full Article
Jaywant Singh Rao as VP, Global Business Development
Jaywant Singh
Mr. Jaywant Singh Rao will play a new leadership role as Vice President, global business development and strategic alliances, Savvis Inc.    Full Article
Vinod Kumar to join as new MD & CEO of Tata Com
Vinod Kumar
Vinod Kumar to take over as the new Managing Director and CEO of Tata Communications.    Full Article
BITSian helps design and set up air quality monitoring network in Delhi
Adarsh Kapur
Mr. Adarsh Kapur's ('77) group of companies helps set up an air quality monitoring network in Delhi.    Full Article
BITSian Music band AGAM paired up with Shreya Ghosal for a noble cause
AGAM paired up with Shreya Ghosal to raise awareness and funds for Breast cancer this past October    Full Article
BITS Alumnus 74-79 Bazmi Husain named MD ABB
Bazmi Husain
Mr. Bazmi Husain climbs a few more steps of the success ladder! He is now the Managing director of ABB, the company he is associated with since 1981.    Full Article
  Alumni Events
Mumbaiyyas show us how to party - BITSian style!
'Time of Your Life 2010' by the Mumbai Chapter of BITSAA did great justice to the title of the event.     Full Article
"If you want to run, run a mile. If you want to experience a different life, run a marathon."     Full Article
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