IIST has conducted Orientation Program for the 2018 admitted students on 3.8.18. Mr. Arun S Bhatnagar addressed the gathering and stressed the need for quality education in the years to come. He also encouraged the studetnts to take part in the variety of activities that the institute offers through its clubs. Dr. Raghuveer, Principal, IIST has highlighted the transition in the teaching learning process in IIST with the introduction of flipped classrooms, Experiential Learning, etc. He also mentioned about the importance getting the students engaged with state of the art lab facilities created at IIST for research on upcoming fields like Dig Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Cloud Computing, Alternative forms of Energy, Smart Infrastructure, etc.