Road accidents are one of the primary causes of unnatural death in India. A team of researchers led by Prof Bhargab Maitra, IIT Khargapur at the behest of Transport Department, Government of West Bengal recently not only carried out an in-depth study in this area but produced an exhaustive Training Manual for Drivers.
The Manual was launched at Kolkata on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 in the presence of the Hon’ble Transport Minister, Transport Secretary, Director IIT Kharagpur and many other dignitaries. View more
It was a race against time when management of IIEST briefed Team Cygnus to gear up all their resources to produce a short audio-visual film and a publication within 72 hours prior to the formal opening of the Centre at Shibpur, near Kolkata by the President of India.
Team Cygnus, true to its spirit of taking on such formidable tasks, delivered the film and the publication which was revealed by the President today at an august gathering of academicians and researchers. View more
A daylong Seminar followed by a 2-day Exhibition on historical evolution of India as envisioned by Swami Vivekananda and Sri Arabindo was organized jointly by The Science and Heritage Initiative (acronym SandHI), a Mega Project initiative of the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur and The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture (RMIC), Gol Park, Kolkata recently.
Highlights of the daylong Seminar which was attended by a large number of scholars and students were discourses and speeches by eminent personalities of Indian history and culture View more
Monday, 29th April, 2017 was a day to rejoice and celebration when Hon’le Minister of State, Indian Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha, officially unveiled a special Commemorative Publication that captures the saga of a unique collaboration between two neighbouring countries. This Coffee Table Book is a living testimony of how a railway line was built which bridges the mighty Meghna River in Bangladesh. This extraordinary technological feat that was successfully achieved by joint efforts from various agencies of India and Bangladesh needed to be recorded in a befitting manner.
IRCON International Limited, the lead Consultant who spearheaded the project chose none but Cygnus to conceptualize and produce a Coffee Table View more
Abir Chatterjee, a renowned star in the Bengali Film world, popularly known as Byomkesh and Feluda spent a lot of time with our Creative team shooting multiple situations for developing a multi-media advertising campaign for a new product. Our team members including the visualiser and photographer
were all gaga about the rare flexibility and cooperation that Abir demonstrated during the 4 hour long shoot... View more
On 16 th of April 2017, a one-day workshop was jointly organized by Unlimited Potentials, in association with the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. Theme of the workshop was - Vaastu in Global Perspective, A Social and Built Environmental Relevance of Traditional Infrastructure.
The eminent speakers on the subject dwelled upon the meaning of Vaastu Shastra and its linkage with architecture as well as the science behind it. View more
In a fiercely competitive market where the overall business had been constantly showing a decline, the only way to grow and remain viable is to heighten the organization’s inner strength.
In a bid to build this inner strength the members of our printing unit along with the production team underwent an exciting 3-hour interactive session. View more
Call it a Coffee Table Book or a Commemorative Volume to celebrate the 5 glorious years of success built on the motto “Knowledge is endless", Cygnus was honoured to partner with IIM Tiruchirappalli for bringing out a rich and attractive hard cover publication which is soon going to be a collector’s item. The publication with its foil-embossed hard-cover and 130 pages of striking photographs and absorbing text depicts the Institute’s journey of the last 5 years.
Team Cygnus has put its mettle in terms of demonstrating the skills in use of typography and graphics that make the Book a reader’s delight. View more
Established in 1884, Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd, abbreviated as GRSE, is the largest warship builders of the nation today. The fascinating journey of the behemoth called for an appropriate chronicle of events which were not only momentous but also fascinating.
It was a mammoth job to painstakingly rewrite the eventful years where documents were rare and too few. With the grit and determination of the team from GRSE, View more
Diamond Jubilee comes only once in life time. And it must be celebrated in a befitting manner.
Time was short. Undeterred by constrains, Team Cygnus put in a brave effort and completed the task to the best of its ability. The assignment included designing and fabrication of a wide range of ‘branding’ to make the celebration colourful and impressive. Venue Branding View more
The 2-day Workshop on Project Varanasi held at IIT BHU in association with IIT Kharagpur provided a unique opportunity for Team Cygnus to show their professional skills off-site beyond the usual boundaries.
Apart from the various communication and display material designed and produced by Cygnus, the assignment View more
Sunday, February 12, was not yet another holiday, students of XLRI basking in the winter sun, hanging around. With a galaxy of young fireball entrepreneurs it was TEDxXLRI event at Jameshedpur. OOPS! Sorry! It was a non-stop seamless streaming of the Program for over 4 hours of the event made possible by Team Cygnus. Thus making it possible for hundreds of XLRIans or any netizen across the globe to view the program at real time!
If you think that the Live-Streaming entailed a huge band of technicians and cameramen with loads of equipment think again. YouTube Live-Streaming View more
The recently held 2-day International Symposium on Water Urbanism and Infrastructure Development in Eco-sensitive Zones, organized jointly by Ranbir & Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure & Management, IIT Kharagpur and Columbia University, USA called for meticulous planning and execution which included website development to designing an array of communication material, registration kits and mementos and much more.
The challenge of drawing media attention during this period of the year when the city is reeling under events and presence of personalities no less than Noble laureates and CEOs of global giants was equally daunting. Cygnus Media Relations team not only ensured an impressive turnout of journalists, feature writers, television channels but through assiduous follow-up, achieved wide coverage in English as well as language dailies and tv channels.View more
International Conference on Functional Materials (ICFM), organized by the Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur was held from 12th to 14th December 2017 at the Institute. The aim of the conference was to exchange knowledge among researchers, engineers, technologists on functional materials and how these can be put to use. This could motivate the participants and enrich their knowledge.
Since such a conference requires a great deal of planning and preparation prior to the actual date of the event, Cygnus was assigned the job by the Organizers. View more
ICAMMP, ‘The International Conference on Advances in Materials and Materials Processing’ is held once every five years in the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. This year ICAMMP was organized for the fourth time during 5th to 7th Nov 2016 and called ICAMMP-iv.
Host of supporting collateral that such international conferences demand, Cygnus with their team of, designers and event managers, designed, produced and put up a grand show with an aplomb, notwithstanding the strict ‘wanted yesterday’ delivery schedule!View more
Conference on “Developments in Geosciences in the Past Decade – Emerging Trends for the Future & Impact on Society” and Annual General Meeting of Geological Society of India, managing such two important events into one, more so during the festive season was a real challenge. Team Cygnus took on the challenge that included designing a host of material for the Annual General Meeting as well as the 2-day national seminar.
Apart from the collateral material required for such Programs, a voluminous Abstract & Souvenir had to be designed and produced within a very short time.
Meticulous planning and a combined effort and coordination, a hall mark of Cygnus made it possible to seamlessly deliver the total assignment on time without compromising quality.View more
IIT Kharagpur the first and finest Institute of Technology of India was rebuilding its existing Website with more advance technology prowess, making it uniquely even more dynamic.
Equally challenging was the mandate to Team Cygnus: make the Website which is a powerhouse of knowledge and information of diverse nature and categories, user friendly as well as inviting and interesting. In short a ‘Look good, Feel good’ effect to the viewer. View more
This was a unique occasion where scholars and corporate captains met to deliberate what is essential for happiness at work and home.
To ensure that this unique seminar goes off without generating any unhappiness amongst the organizers and delegates, Cygnus meticulously planned the event which included designing and producing all the communication material, venue décor, sound system and even capturing the entire proceedings in audio visual format. View more
Hijli. Now the center of excellence in engineering and technology. Once infamous for the detune camp that filled up the freedom fighters, was in all its glory during the 62 nd Convocation held during Saturday July 30 & Sunday July 31, 2016
The Team Cygnus had a handful to make the 62nd Convocation a grand success. Task was compelling. From designing and on time delivery of the various publications to designing and decorating the Stage to creating the welcome Gates and Direction Boards to gigantic LED Wall that provided minute to minute information of the convocation schedule for over 2000 visitors who came to witness the grand occasion where many new histories in academic sphere were created. View more
Seamless Logistics captivate Delegates of the 12 th Asia Pacific Economic Association at International Management Institute Kolkata
This was a challenge of providing ‘an end to end solution’ in its true sense. Cygnus was entrusted to handle the total logistics for the 3-day Conference so far foreign delegates were concerned. It started with registration for accommodation, local travel and a day-long sight-seeing Tour of the historic city through a payment gateway. The assignment included welcoming the foreign delegates at the arrival point which was at Kolkata’s International Airport to making their stay comfortable including a taste of local cuisine courtesy Cygnus and culminating to an enthralling spectacular cultural show by Sahana Dance Troupe. Team Cygnus now confidently looks forward to even bigger assignments.View more
On Thursday, July 8, 2016, SandHI, a Science and Heritage Initiative of IIT Kharagpur sponsored by the MHRD, Government of India, inaugurated a 3-day Exploratory Exhibition named ‘SWASTIKA’ on the pattern and ideogram of the universal principle of sustainability, unique in its kind in recent times.
This many faceted exhibition of the colossus research and exploratory works by scores of professors, teachers and researchers from IIT Kharagpur was showcased through a multiple and myriad of mediums and dimensions. The 3-day exhibition which got wide publicity through, press, wire and electronic media was carefully planned and executed by Cygnus. View more
The year round Centenary Celebration of the oldest and one of the most respected societies of the country came to an end on 1 st July 2016 which also coincides with the Foundation Day.
To commemorate the occasion in a befitting manner a series of activities and events which included a pre-event Media Briefing, a national conference on Faunal Diversity in the Indian land and seascape and a concluding ceremony where the then Minister of State, Environment, Forest and Climate Change, independent charge, graced the occasion. View more
For the first time in eastern India, Cygnus Advertising designed and fabricated a spectacular backdrop at the IISER Auditorium for the Institutes’ 10 th Anniversary coupled with 4 th Convocation.
It was a feast of light, shade and muted colours, befitting an academic institute like IISER.
The Thematic Design of Drapery which dominated all visual collaterals that adorned the campus area was uniquely different from the usual and mundane décor one is used to notice at Convocations. View more
As a significant expansion step, Cygnus Management recently announced its latest offering to its clients by setting up a state of the art printing unit, bringing an end to a long felt need.
This multi-colour printing unit located in the business quarter of Kolkata, spread over 3500 sq ft floor area, is now ready to offer end to end solution from simple to most complex printing problems, be it a tiny visiting card or multi colour multi-lingual publication with special effects and seamless binding. View more
Launches new generation website with multiple interface for IIT Guwahati http://www.iitg.ac.in
The new website of for IIT Guwahati which was made live recently is faster, more efficient and secured. What’s more, this website which was designed and built at Cygnus in-house IT Lab manned by our technologists and designers is packed with many unique features. View more
A 2-day International Symposium on Livable Habitat & Sustainable Urban Agenda organized jointly by Ministry of Housing and Urban Alleviation (MoHUPA) Government of India and Department of Architecture & Regional Planning , Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur between January 28 and 29, 2016 at Kolkata. View more
Tata Social Enterprise Challenge (TSEC) in association with IIMC Innovation Park this year also conducted a four day event where 20 Groups of start-ups competed with each other to secure a winning place.
Cygnus India once again proved its mettle by taking on the onus of management of the event which included designing and fabrication of venue décor, ensuring a perfect flow of events. View more
International Symposium on Livable Habitat and Sustainable Infrastructure which was held on 1st & 2nd
January, 2016 was organized by Ranbir & Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design & Management.
The highpoint of this event besides the well orchestrated management of every aspect of the Venue décor and a perfect flow of events, was a n impressive life size display of Presentation Papers’ each measuring 8’x3’. View more
The 4-day long 3rd TRG (Transport Research Group of India) Conference which concluded in Kolkata West Bengal hosted over 350 delegates across the globe called for months of meticulous planning between the organizers and Cygnus Advertising who were awarded the task of managing the entire event. View more
Yet one more time Cygnus Advertising with its head quarters at Kolkata proved that distance does not deter quality or speed of delivery. With our seamless network team across the country, we designed and executed on time the Indian Institute of Technology Indore pavilion at the Mega Science Expo 2015 which was held at IIT New Delhi campus in early December. The stall which showcased the many faceted story of IIT Indore was well appreciated for its brilliance and simplicity by all who visited the stall. View more
On Sunday, 6th December 2015, Kolkata’s landmark women’s educational institution, Shri Shikshayatan College with its 3800 students and over 150 teachers and staff celebrated its 60th year at Science City auditorium. Team Cygnus Advertising was an integral part in organizing this spectacular event. The assignment included production of a documentary film on the College, designing and execution of all communication material, stage décor and media management. View more
As a part of a 3-year project, European Higher Education Virtual Fair India and South Asia 2015 is being held from Thursday, 26th November to Sunday, 29th November. View more
IMP acting R esearch IN novation and T echnology ( IMPRINT ), the first-of-its- kind Pan-IIT and IISc joint enterprise, is a Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) initiative to address the major engineering challenges that India must address and champion to enable, empower and embolden the nation for inclusive growth and self-reliance . This novel initiative comprises twofold mandate of: (a) developing new engineering education policy and (b) creating a roadmap including infrastructure readiness to pursue these selected challenges View more