The Thiruvananthapuram Chapter of ISSE was inaugurated on 3rd February 2015 at VSSC by Dr BN Suresh, Former Director, VSSC. Shri M C Dathan, former Director, VSSC launched the ISSE website. Shri B Ramani, Executive Director, CDAC, Dr SC Gupta, Former Director, VSSC, Shri DKarthikesan, former Director, IPRC and Dr PP Mohanlal, Director, IISU spoke during the occasion. Shri P Kunhikrishnan, President, ISSE welcomed the gathering.
- Smt. D S Sheela
- Group Director, CGDG,VSSC/ISRO
- VICE PRESIDENTS
- Shri Harikumar P
- CEO, Tavancore Analytics, Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram
- Dr. Anil B
- Principal, Barton Hill Engineering College, Thiruvananthapuram
- ANNIE PHILIP
- JOINT SECRETARY
- SREELATHA A
- Dr. D Mohankumar
- Group Head, VSSC/ISRO
- Prof (Dr). USHA
- EEE, CET
- NARAYANA KUTTY K R
- Renju Chandran
- BAIJU ISSAC
Handing over of Computer system to CRESCENT CENTRAL SCHOOL, PERINGAMALA,PALODE” by Smt D. Sheela, Chairperson, ISSE TVPM Chapter
Conducted a talk by Shri B Jayakumar, Project Director, GSLV MkIII, VSSC on ‘Indian Space Transportation Systems’ on 14th March 2017 at UST Global Techno Park, Thiruvananthapuram. This was also well attended by the IT team with a good interactive session.
The chapter organized a two day national workshop on ‘Space Applications for Sustainable Growth and Advancement – SAGA 2017’ during May 19-20, 2017 at Hotel Mascot, Thiruvananthapuram. The workshop was organized in association with VSSC, Kerala State Remote Sensing and Environment Centre (KSREC) and National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR). The workshop was inaugurated by Shri Kadakampally Surendran, Honarable Minister for Cooperation, Tourism and Devaswoms, Government of Kerala. The Minister highlighted the various areas in which Space technology and its applications had touched the lives of the common man and urged the scientific community to put in relentless thoughts and efforts to find new and better applications contributing to the sustainable growth and advancement of our country.