A brainstorming session to finalise the objectives, framework and priorities of the Park was conducted in the office of the Principal Secretary, Higher Education on 3rd March 2016. The meeting was attended by Mr. B Srinivas IAS, Principal Secretary Higher Education, Dr Gangan Prathap, Chairman, TrEST Research Park, Dr Kuncheria P Isaas, Vice Chancellor, APj Abdul Kalam Technical University, Dr. K Vijayakumar, Director of Technical Education, Mr James Joseph, Joint Secretary Finance, Govt of Kerala, Dr S Sheela, Former Principal CET, Dr J David, Principal CET, Dr Krishnakumar, Professor CET and Coordinator TrEST Research Park, Prof Anil R, Centre for Continuing Education CET and Mr Radhakrishnan Nair, CEO TrEST Research Park.
Govt of Kerala vide order No GO (Rt) No. 160/2016/H.Edn dt 19/01/2016 appointed Mr Radhakrishnan Nair N as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of TrEST Research Park. Mr. Radhakrishnan Nair assumed charge on 20/01/2016. He was formerly CEO of Technopark, Trivandrum, Infopark, Cochi and Cyberpark, Kozhikode. He has also worked in senior positions in IBM, NIIT, Raffles Software, NeST, Toonz Animation, Electronics Research & Development Centre etc.
Govt of Kerala vide GO (Rt) No 5073/2015/H.Edn dt 19/12/2015 has reconstituted the Board of TrEST Park with Dr. Gangan Prathap, Director, NISCAIR, New Delhi as Chairman and eight members including the CEO.
The Board of Directors of TrEST Board met today to discuss and decide on the way forward for the Park and some routine matters.
M/s EEI Solutions Pvt Ltd and M/s EnGen Consultants and Dealers Pvt Ltd have been admitted as tenants in TrEST Park. EEI Solutions Pvt Ltd is promoted by Australia based CET Alumni Dr Raj Kurup to conduct application research in environmental engineering, solid waste management and energy generation. M/s EnGen is promoted by Mr. Shyan Kumar S is involved in renewable energy and clean technologies that have a social and economic impact.