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08th to 10th March, 2018

Organized by

Tolani Maritime Institute in association with The Institute of Marine Engineers (India), Pune Branch & The Institution of Engineers (India), Maharashtra State Centre



Transtech presents a common platform for engineering students to present technical papers on varied topics of interest.
It encourages the young generation of engineers to delve into numerous activities such as paper presentation and research work, thereby empowering them with a razor-sharp thinking ability.
Earlier, the event has been successfully organized ten times with excellent response from many colleges across the country. Apart from Paper Presentations, invited talks by eminent personalities in various sectors are also arranged during the event and a competition of display of models based on any of the sub theme will be held at the venue for which separate prizes will be given. The question answer sessions after the presentations make the event highly interactive and lively. Overall, Transtech is really a professional oriented gathering and a new educational experience. The theme of Transtech ’18 – “ Innovative Approach in Transportation – An Industry Life Line” will enable the engineers of today to acquire the contemporary know-how in this sphere of study, thereby edifying them with regards to different aspects of the subject. This varied range of academic exchanges will benefit not only the participants, but also the to-be engineers in the audience.
Transtech aims at providing an apt forum for such laudable pupils to bring out the best in them, thus leading them towards reaching the top echelons of any industry.


Main Theme:

 “ Innovative Approach in Transportation – An Industry Life Line”

Sub Themes:

  • Sagarmala Project – Complexities & Opportunities
  • Integration of Inland waterways in Transportation
  • Safety & Security in Transport Sector
  • Emerging Trends in Robotics, Navigation and Communication
  • Human Resources and Skill Development
  • Environmental Challenges



Registration for the conference can be made by sending the completed registration form to the Convener – Transtech’18. The registration fee for conference is as follows, which may be paid by Demand Draft drawn in favor of Tolani Maritime Institute, payable at Pune. 

Delegate Residential (per day per person) Non-residential (per day per person)
Professionals Rs 2000/-  * Rs 750/-
Students Rs 350/- Rs  250/-

Residential charges include non-A/C twin sharing accommodation with breakfast, lunch and dinner.

*Subject to availability


A souvenir will be published containing abstracts of papers, invited talks etc. for distribution among delegates and dignitaries participating in the event as well as to related organizations across the country. The organizing committee will accept advertisements for the same as per the following rates:

Full Front Cover Page + 4 Delegates:              Rs. 30,000/-

Full Back Cover Page + 4 Delegates:                Rs. 25,000/-

Inside Full Back Cover Page + 4 Delegates:    Rs. 10,000/-

Inside Full Front Cover Page + 4 Delegates:   Rs. 10,000/-

Full Colour page + 2 Delegates:                          Rs.  8,000/-

Half Colour page + 1 Delegate:                            Rs.  5,000/-


Cheque may be drawn in favour of “Tolani Maritime Institute” or “Institute of Marine Engineers (India)”.



Technical papers on the sub themes are invited for presentation in the conference from STUDENTS (in a group of max. 3) studying in engineering colleges and training institutes.

Full length papers (2500 Words) may please be sent preferably by email to the convener as per the date schedule given below.

Submission of Full length Paper:    18 Dec. 2017 (DO  NOT send Abstract only)

Registration:                                     08 March 2018

Kindly click here for guidelines of paper submission.

Participants have to give a presentation (PowerPoint) for 12 minutes followed by 3 minutes (15 Minutes) Question and Answer Session.

A copy of the college identity proof should be submitted along with the final paper.



There will also be a Models Display competition. Models can be made supporting the papers or independent of the papers but based on any of the sub-themes. Models must be made in the current academic year and certified by your institute. Models will be displayed on all three days and at least one student involved in the model making must be present for display of the models at the venue. Students will be required to explain the model and answer the questions asked by the judges. A write-up about the model should be submitted by 15th Nov. 2017. Write up will be reviewed and a confirmation for representation will be sent by 10th Dec 2017Models should be made by group of not more than four students.

Note: Fees should be sent only on acceptance of full length paper



Presentations will be judged by eminent personalities of the field and following prizes will be given:

For Papers

*  First Prize:                                            Rs6,000/-

* Second Prize :                                         Rs. 4,000/-

* 4 Consolation Prizes:               Rs.  2,000/- (each)

* Prize of Rs. 1000/- for best paper in each category of Sub theme

 * Rs. 750/- to each paper presented in the event as a token of appreciation

For Models

* First Prize:            Rs.  6,000/-

* Second Prize:       Rs.  4000/-

* Third Prize:           Rs.  2,500/- at the discretion of jury

All selected authors will be given a certificate of participation and  Rs. 750/- will be given for each model displayed as a token of appreciation.


The Institute of Marine Engineers (India), established in 1980 is the professional body of marine engineers in the country. It aims to promote the scientific development of Marine Engineering with exchange of ideas and co-operates with other institutions for the furtherance of education in marine engineering science.

Pune Branch is a vibrant center of activities especially in the area of Maritime Education and Training.



The Institution of Engineers (India), established in the year 1920, stands today as the testimony to the vision of bygone era as the largest body of engineers in India with a membership of more than 4 lakh. IEI is one of the largest professional associations in the world, obtained the Royal Charter from King George V in 1935 to promote and advance the science, practice and business of engineering in all its branches in India.

The Pune Local Centre of IEI is an active and vibrant center in the country with many activities in all disciplines in engineering.


Tolani Maritime Institute is one of the largest in the country with over 1,500 students enrolled in its campus-based and distance learning programmes. The institute has state of the art facilities including full mission ship handling and engine room simulator and own thermal power plant. The Institute is dedicated to delivering high quality engineering education and training to prepare its students for rewarding careers in the shipping industry. It offers degree programmes as well as a variety of short-term courses covering both the engineering and nautical disciplines. The institute has been awarded Grade 1 (outstanding) by CRISIL and is an ISO 9001:2008 certified institute approved by DG of shipping. TMI graduates are awarded degrees by the well established Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) Pilani and Indian Maritime University (for 2016 entry onwards). Interdisciplinary research, consultancy and continuing education programmes are important components of academics at TMI.



The institute campus is just beyond Induri village near Talegaon-Dabhade, which is approximately halfway between Lonavla and Pune. Talegaon-Dabhade is well connected by rail and bus to Pune and Mumbai. All the local trains between Pune and Lonavla stop at Talegaon. You can reach Talegaon by taking either National Highway No. 4 or the new Mumbai-Pune Expressway. The Institute campus is located on Talegaon-Chakan road.

Pick up from Talegaon railway station can be arranged.



Dr. Mrs. Sujata Naik – Tolani, Chairperson, Tolani Maritime Institute, Induri, Pune



Er. Navin Varsoya, FIE, President  IEI

Dr. B. K. Saxena, FIE, Principal  TMI,  Member, MRDB, IEI Past President, IMEI,

Mr. Dilip Mehrotra, President, IMEI

V Adm. K.O.Thakare, AVSM, NM, FIE, Past President, IEI

Er A.K. Mukherjee, FIE, Chairman  MRDB, IEI

Er. S.G. Bahaley, FIE,  Vice President IEI & Chairman, MSC

Prof. ( Dr.) G.S. Mundada, FIE, Chairman, IEI, Pune Local Centre

Er. Sanjeev Ogale, Chairman,  IMEI, Pune Branch,

Dr. V.N. Gupchup, Chairman, Academic Council, TMI

Dr. Anil Keskar, Member, Academic Council, TMI

Mr. A. R. Chitnis, Former Chief Surveyor, IRS, Member, Academic Council, TMI

Air Cmde. A. V. Valawade (Retd.), FIE, Member, Academic Council, TMI

Capt. S.V. Subhedar, Member, Academic Council, TMI

Mr G.S. Bhalla  Ex. Chairman, ICCSA

Dr. K. Gopalkrishnan, FIE, Member, MRDB, IEI

Mr. V. S. Gharat, Director – Technical, Tolani Shipping

Dr. RAdm. S.S. Godbole (Retd.), FIE

Capt  Raj Razdan, Provost- TMI

Capt. Krishnamurthy Iyer, PCNT – TMI

Dr. Sanjeet Kanungo, MIE, PCME-TMI



Mr. Arun Mahajan, FIE, FI Mar.E, (Convener)

Col. G. P. Krishnamurthy  (Retd.)

Capt. Manoj Hirkane, LM CMMI

Capt. Rajendra Kumar Shrivastava, LM CMMI

Mr. Prabhakar Shidhaye, MI Mar.E

Capt. Mukund Lagoo

Er. K.K. Ghosh. MIE

Er. A. K. Nighojkar, MIE, Secretary, PLC

Mr. Ajit Singh Aidhen, Mr. Ganesh Ingle

Mr. Rahul Kale, Ms.Nilima Joshi

Ms. Swati Bhise, Ms. Sheetal Deshpande

Ms. Shabana Shaikh, Ms.Leena Kumar

Ms. Sheetal Joshi, Ms. Pramila Sawant

Ms. Aarti Marathe, Ms. Seema Joshi

Mr. Praveenkumar Vaidya

Mr. Subodh Betgiri

Mr. Vedprakash Arya

Mr Rajkumar Roundhal

Lt.Cdr. Kuldip Singh (Retd.)

& Volunteer Students of TMI



Dr. D P Dave, FIE, LM ISTE,(Chairman Tech. Committee)

Dr. Rajendra Prasad, FIMar.E

Dr Nitin Junnarkar, FIE

Mr. Sankar Subramanian, MIE

Mr. Shishir Dutt, MI Mar.E

Mr. Sunil Kumar Panda, MI Mar.E,  AMIE (I)

Mr. Anirudh Kumar, FIMar.E

Cdr. Bhaskar Walimbe (Retd.), MINA

Ms. Sujata Male, LM ISTE

Mr. Prasad Deshpande


Convener- TRANSTECH ’18
Tolani Maritime Institute, Talegaon-Chakan Road,
Induri, Pune, India 410507.
Tel: +91-2114-242017, 242067
Fax: +91-2114- 242013
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