Being committed to promoting Science and Engineering and emerging into a knowledge hotspot globally, IIT Ropar organised its first research conclave on 21st April 2018. Wherein more than 250 research scholars participated from CRICK institutes including NIT Kurukshetra. Plenary talks have been successfully delivered by Prof. D.K Srivastava (Former Director & Distinguished Scientist, Senior Professor, Homi Bhabha National Institute Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre, Kolkata). Invited talk was delivered by of Prof. Sanjay Mittal (Head, Aerospace Department, IIT Kanpur). Total of 85 posters in the field of engineering and science were presented from PhD, Master and B.Tech students. Top ten poster presenters were given chance to present their work by an oral presentation. One best oral presentation and top 9 poster presenters were awarded.