National Foundation of Indian Engineers (NAFEN) was established in April, 1987, a Professional Society and an apex body of Engineers, Managers, Technocrats, Scientists, Academicians and Leaders of Corporate World from all over India and abroad. The Foundation is managed and governed by a Governing Council consisting of eminent industrialists, distinguished Parliamentarians and Leading Economist of high repute. There is a written constitution called "Memorandum of Understanding" approved by the Registrar of Societies, according to which the organization functions and its activities are governed.
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
NAFEN is vigorously pursuing the achievement of the following major objectives:-
Promotion of Science & Technology.
Dissemination of useful knowledge in Hi-Tech Areas & Management.
Liaison with Industry.
To create fraternity and brotherhood among Engineering and Management.
To promote R&D activities in modern areas of engineering like OR, Computers (both Software & Hardware development), Electronics and tap new and non-conventional sources of Energy.
To develop Hi-Tech areas for preparing Indian Engineers and Managers to meet the challenging demands of 21st Century.
Revival of the sick industries by providing them Technical & Managerial support from their experts.
To maintain close interaction with Government departments to see proper implementation of economic and industrial policies.
To develop areas like Environment, Clean Technologies, Technology Transfer, Country Profiles, Status Reports, Industrial Maintenance etc.
To organize International Conferences, National Seminars, Conventions, Workshops, Training Programmes, Entrepreneurship Development Programmes and Exhibitions etc.
Project Management of turnkey projects on time, quality & price.
Funding arrangements with international agencies like EC, ADB, WB, KFW, OECF etc. to provide best possible finances for Indian industry.