About the Industry Connect
Industry Connect is an exclusive two-day event bringing together leaders from the Industry for a day of visionary keynotes, entertaining and informative discussions, facilitated networking, face-to-face and meeting opportunities. Industry Connect Programme helps participants in a group to gain the technical development knowledge and soft skill knowledge used in the commercial world. This programme specifically for students who want to get their first job in software development. It is designed to get participants job-ready by the end of the programme. This programme gives an opportunity to meet different level of people from Industry who will share their experiences and able to make connections with them.
P. A. College of Engineering and Technology (PACET) is located in serene surrounding amidst the cluster of coconut groves on the state Highway (SH-19) about 2 Km from Pollachi which is situated at the foot hills of Anaimalai and Valparai hills. Pollachi town is 40 Km from the south of Coimbatore. Pollachi is a leading commercial centre having a big market for agricultural products. Tender coconuts, coconuts, coconut oil and other by-products are being transported to all parts of the country and exported all over the world. PACET is in the reach of about 40 minutes drive from Coimbatore airport or railway station and one hour from Tirupur. The college enjoys a congenial atmosphere essential for a cozy and vibrant scholastic learning process.
ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu (ICTACT) is an Initiative of Government of India, Government of Tamil Nadu and Industry, is a not for profit autonomous organization focusing to improve the quality of students passing out of institutions in Tamil Nadu, to make them industry ready and immediately employable in the ICT industry comprising the ICT services and the ICT Manufacturing sectors. This will meet the skill requirements of the industry and generate more employment in the state especially in tier 2/3 cities
ICTACT is governed by an autonomous Board of Governors with representations from the state Government of Tamil Nadu , leading companies in the ICT industry with presence in Tamil Nadu & NASSCOM.
ICTACT is a pioneering venture under the public - private - partnership (PPP) model that endeavours to train the higher education teachers and students in the areas of Information & Communication Technology, thereby making the students industry ready.