The students of the National Institute Of Technology(NIT)- Tiruchirappalli (Formerly Regional Engineering College(REC), Tiruchirappalli) are organizing annual international technical convention ,PRAGYAN in February'09. Since its inception in 2004,Pragyan has grown in stature and is today rated one of the best technical fests in India. Pragyan '08 witnessed some of the best known figures in the field of science and technology being a part of this grand event. The list included celebrity names like Dr.Philipe Lebrun(Head, Accelerator Technology Department,CERN),Dr.Noam Chomsky(Prof Emeritus,MIT),Dr.Robert Michelson(GTRI, Cambridge) to name a few.
For details : http://www.pragyan.org/09/home/