Guest Lecture by Col (Retd) Ajai Shukla

A guest lecture on "India's Strategic Strengthening through 'Make' Model" was delivered by Col Ajai Shukla (Retd) on 14 Sep 15 at the auditoriums Orion and Ramanujan with an audio video link. The speaker enlightened the audience comprising officers and cadets by covering Defence procurement models under Off the shelf, Transfer of Technology and Research Design and Develop indigenously. The speaker brought out inherent advantages and disadvantages in terms of Strategic, Financial and Operational limitations of each model. The talk generated great interest amongst the cadets and invited lot of questions for the guest speaker. Col (Retd) Ajay Shukla took on the questions and explained the nuances of 'make' model in an extremely lucid manner. The talk was very well received by the audience.