The Institution of Engineers (India), (IEI) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, (IEEE, India) have come together to institute a prestigious award for engineering excellence in various fields of engineering and technology. This National Level Award will recognize engineering excellence with benefit to society in the Electrical Engineering Fields and related Technical Areas. The Award would recognize the outstanding individual contribution either in the Government, Industry, Academia, or Research and Development organ
This Award will comprise of an exclusive medal and a certificate. The Awardee will be shortlisted by eminent Jury comprising of experts from both IEI and IEEE, India. The annual award will be presented jointly by The IEI and IEEE, India at a joint event that would be identified by the Leadership of the two professional societies.
Dr. Anurag Kumar, Professor and Director, Indian institute of Science, Bangalore is the recipient of the 2017 Award. This award will be presented on March 16 during the inaugural ceremony of CONECCT conference at Bangalore.