ELIXIR – 2016 (Association of Department of BT&BCE) and IIChE, MCET Student Chapter were inaugurated by Dr. T. Jayachandran, Deputy director, PRSO,VSSC on 25th August 2016, 2pm at CGPC Hall , MCET, ANAD.Welcome Speech and introduction of the Chief Guest were delivered by Prof. S Alwan, HOD, BT&BCE. The Presidential address was given by Dr. Ashalatha Thampuran, Director, MCET. Then Dr. S Sheela, Principal, MCET addressed the gathering. Prof. Akhil T Nair (Satff in Charge ELIXIR & IIChE-MCET Student Chapter) has introduced the office bearers of ELIXIR and IIChE-MCET Student Chapter for next one year. Vote of thanks was given by Mr. Surya V (Secretary, ELIXIR). Debate on the subject “Retirement age for Polititians” was also organised.