Ar B V Murthy started the lecture on highlighting the role of architects, which is not only bringing beauty to the spaces but also giving meaning to the built form. He continued the lecture by taking us through a series of his significant projects that were built, on-going and also on few entries for design competition. Through his projects, he explained the students on various processes from conceptualisation to realization.
Chennai Academy of Architecture and Design (CAAD), is a stand alone Architecture Institution offering B.Arch degree. The college is located near Periapalayam Amman Temple, Chennai.
On a monthly basis CAAD conducts lectures by experts in topics for academic enrichment and also in allied fields which are required to mould the students into distinguished professionals. The lecture on the topic “Time Management” was successfully conducted on 15th October 2014.
The lecture series had a grand beginning by a welcome adress by the Director of the Institution Prof. Vinodh Vijayakumar. The Lecture was conducted at the Rajamannaraiah Hall at CAAD premises in the presence the international guests Mr. Gavin Neilson from Central Institute of Technology, Western Australia, Alla Svyshcheva and Mr. Vlad Svyshehev from Ukraine.
Yoga expert, Senior resident teacher at the Tiruvannamalai Ashram of the Foundation for Self Knowledge Brahmachari Viswa Chaitanya deliverd the lecture on the topic “Time Management” to the staff and student fraternity at CAAD.The speaker introduced effective tools of time management to the students and staff of CAAD. He clarified the five different stages of time management as Planning, Setting Goals, Delegation, Monitoring and Prioritizing and provided vital inputs on each stage of action. He added that efficient management of time helps to reduce stress, boost productivity and reclaim personal life.
The event was well covered in the media.The overall ambiance was grand and ceremonious and the event is a huge success.