The Field Study Center for Handloom, funded by DST SEED was inaugurated by our beloved Joint Correspondent, Shri. Shankar Vanavarayar in the presence of Handloom Weavers, Mr.Kannan, T.R., MD-Kannan Jacquards, Madurai, KCT.BS and KCT Faculty Members on November 19, 2018 in Samathur, Pollachi. Joint Correspondent, Kumaraguru College of Technology appreciated the project team for the achievements in the project and shared ideas on how to take it forward. Mr.T.R.Kannan, Managing Director, Kannan Jacquards, Madurai gave a motivational speech to the weavers. Dr.J.Srinivasan, Head, Dept of Textiles, Mr.K.Prabhu, Head, Dept of Fashion Technology and Dr.C.Velmurugan, Head – Mechanical Engineering offered their felicitations. Dr.B.Poongodi thanked all the participants and the people behind the success of this project at the end of the inaugural ceremony.