Department of Visual communication on Sunday – 20 Jan 2019 organized a National seminar on “Innovative Concepts in Media”. Research scholars, students and academicians from various Institutions and media professionals participated in the seminar. News 18 Tamilnadu Chief editor – Mr.G.Gunasekaran – the first media person from Tamilnadu to receive the “ RAMNATH GOENKA” award and Dr.D.Niveditha – professor – “Dept of EMMC from Pondicerry university” were the chief guests of the event.
Inaugural address stared with the prayer song, Ms.S.Poornima Bharathi of 1 year Viscom gave the welcome speech, Dr.M.Raghu kalidhasan,HOD,Dept of VISCOM introduced the chief guests and briefed about the seminar, principal Dr.P.Saravanan gave the presidential gave the presidential address with the message about neutrality in media and the importance of the seminar, Inaugural address was delivered by Mr.M.Gunasekaran, he elaborated the evolution of tamil news media, the importance of reading habit and also shared his experience about print and TV media, the keynote address was given by Dr.D.Niveditha, she has explained the various arts involved in film making.
More than thirty participants from across the country presented their research papers at three different venues in the college campus. Followed by the presentation, certificates were issued to the participants. Mr.K.Karthikeya of II year Viscom student delivered the vote of thanks. The seminar came to an end the National Anthem.