CALPOLY revisits MET
Over 25 students and faculty from Calpoly (California Polytechnic State University), USA visited MET League of Colleges, through an academic and cultural exchange platform. Demonstrating the sportsman spirit the meet started with a friendly cricket match between MET and Calpoly students & faculty. This was followed by an interactive session for knowledge exchange, which was opened by Prof. Vijay Page, Director General – MET IOM, Brig. M. K. Nag, Director – MET AMDC, Prof. Sangeeta Tandon, Head, Corporate-Academia interface who also co-ordinated this meet. Thereafter, Mr. Sandip Tarkas, President - Customer Strategy, Future Group, engaged the audience through an engrossing presentation on the ‘Unique Indian consumer, Indian lifestyle and Big Bazaar’s strategies to enter the Indian market’.
Students also had an insightful interaction with Prof. Vijay Page, Director General – MET IOM during the Q&A session. All the Calpoly students and faculty were then taken on a guided MET tour; the objective was to showcase the world-class infrastructure facilities and intellectual capital. ‘We are overwhelmed by the sophisticated infrastructure, forward-looking courses, faculty and MET’s hospitality’, said one of the Calpoly student.
The day concluded with Calpoly felicitating MET’s Directors and a memorable farewell by MET.
Calpoly took back an experience and the sharp knowledge, one that they would remember for years to come.