Mr. Vinod Sood, Managing Director at Hughes Systique a PEC Alumnus(1984-Electrical), was presented “The Pioneer” Award by the Government of Haryana at Digital Haryana Summit by Shri Manohar Lal Khattar CM of Haryana, Shri Suresh Prabhu Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Shri Manoj Sinha Union Minister for Communications at Gurgaon on 15.9.2017.The Award is in recognition of the contributions made by HUGHES in laying the foundation stone for the growth and development of IT Sector in Gurgaon. Hughes was the 1st IT company to set up its Engineering R&D centre at Gurgaon in the early 1990’s.