SCHEMCON, Students' Chemical Engineering Congress, is an annual event organized by the Students' Chapter of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE) under one of its Regional Centers. It provides a platform for the Chemical Engineering Students to interact, learn and gain exposure to the expanding arena of Chemical Engineering. SCHEMCON-2019 is the 15th Annual Session of this mega event being organized jointly by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Shroff S.R. Rotary Institute of Chemical Technology (SRICT) under the aegis of Ankleshwar Regional Centre, IIChE. The theme of the SCHEMCON 2019 will be current trends in Chemical Engineering. Being organized in the chemical zone which is surrounded by so many chemical process industries, SCHEMCON will be an experience of a lifetime for budding engineer, considering the participation of stalwarts, leaders from industry and academia. The event is expected to bring together about 1000 students all over India and network them with key leaders both from industry and academia with .
Established in 2011, SRICT is the first institute in Gujarat to provide B.E. in Chemical Technology and Environment Science & Technology, also offers B.E. in conventional disciplines such as Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, & Electrical Engineering and run by Ankleshwar Rotary Education Society. The institute is affiliated to GTU and AICTE. SRICT strives to be a world-class institute to impart knowledge, quality technical education and develop top leaders required by chemical and allied industries. SRICT wants to cater the needs of the industries in developing technocrats and is currently acting as consultant to industries in projects related to environment & energy.
Chemical Engineering Department
The Department of Chemical Engineering was started since the inception of the institute. The Department is NBA accredited and it has highly qualified faculty from prestigious universities and institutes like University of Newcastle, Australia, ICT Mumbai, IITs and NITs. The Department is well equipped with undergraduate, post graduate and R&D laboratories and working on different sponsored research projects from industries like Bharuch Enviro Infrastructure Ltd., Shivalik Solid Waste Management, Enviro Technology Ltd and funding agencies of state and central government. The IIChE student chapter of department has received first prize of Ambuja’s best student chapter in 2017 and 2018 consecutively. The Department conducts different training programs for industrial personnel.
IIChE, Ankleshwar Regional Centre
Ankleshwar regional center, established in year 1991, is most vibrant regional Centre in India. It has received best regional center award several times. The national president of IIChE has been elected several times from this regional center. The current executive committee is broadly expanded among academia, industry and Chemical Engineering professionals. It houses more than 500 Chemical Engineers and 1500 student members. The centre is actively involved in arranging industrial visits, expert lectures from industry and academia, arranging workshops and seminars.
IIChE student Chapter, Shroff S R Rotary Institute of Chemical Technology
Ta: Valia , Dist: Bharuch
Dr. Shina Gautam
Department of Chemical Engineering
Shroff S R Rotary Institute of Chemical Technology
JOINT ORGANIZING SECRETARY
Mr. Krunal Suthar
Mr. A. I. Shaikh