SMVDU Katra, 16thSept,18.International Conference on “Mechanical Engineering and Allied Sciences” concluded at Shri Mata VaishnoDevi University, Katra where the valedictory ceremony was graced by Prof. Xizhang Chen and Prof. Sergey Konovalov. Further, a TEQIP-III sponsored two-day conference (wef 14-15 Sept. 2018) was organised by the School of Mechanical Engineering, SMVDU which was attended by delegates and dignitaries of various institutions of national and international repute. Around 180 quality papers were presented in five different tracks and twelve parallel sessions. Prof. Chen, Wenzhou University, China and Prof. Konovalov, Samara National Research University, Russia, delivered the invited talks, and Prof. R. Arvind Singh and Prof. S. Jayalaxmi presented key note addresses. In total, 12 best paper awards in different categories were distributed. The delegates expressed their satisfaction over the overall conduct of the event and looking forward to such events in near future. Sanjay Mohan Sharma, Convener of the conference presented a detailed report of the conference, whereas Mir Irfan Ul Haq presented the vote of thanks.