The alumni of 1979 batch celebrated their Ruby Reunion on 31st January 2020 – 1st February 2020. The event began with the talk on “Driving Digital Strategy” by Prof. Sunil Gupta on the first day. On the second day, an interaction meeting among Director, Dean (AAIP), other dignitaries of the Institute, and alumni was held in the Seminar Hall. Sunil Agarwal, an eminent cartoonist, led a very interesting session where he discussed how he got the inspiration for his cartoons. Director, Prof. V. Ramgopal Rao briefed alumni about the recent developments in the Institute.
He also called out to the alumni to contribute to the recently launched IIT Delhi Endowment Fund. Prof. Sanjeev Sanghi, Dean (AAIP) thanked the alumni of the Batch of 1979 for contributing more than Rs 1 crore to the Institute as a part of the Reunion. The event provided an excellent stand for deep engagement and sharing of thoughts among Alumni and IIT Delhi officials. The event ended with a talk by Mr. Shanker Trivedi on “Artificial Intelligence” on next-generational transformation in India.