IMU co-hosts, along with Batangas State University, the 6th installment of their biannual International Research Conference on Innovations in Engineering, Science, and Technology (IRCIEST) on November 22-24, 2023 at the Batangas State University. Dr. Malini V Shankar Vice Chancellor IMU alongwith Dr. Tirso President Batanagas State University, Phillipines. IMU team consisted of Prof. KM Sivakholundu Dean Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineeering (NA&OE), Dr. Sheeja Janardhanan Associate Professor and HoD NA&OE, Mr. Avinash Godey Assistant Professor and Ms Shabnam Parveen Assistant Professor. 1. Received best research paper award of the conference with a cash prize of 10,000 philippino peso for the paper “Parametric Studies on Bulbous Bow to Reduce the Bow- Induced Vortices for a Naval Vessel” – Authors: A. Godey, S. Janardhanan. The paper was authored by Mr. Avinash Godey and Dr. Sheeja Janardhanan and presented by Mr. Avinash Godey. 2. Received best presenter award for the session 1C on Energy and Environment for the paper “An aspect of implementing HVDC subsea power cables to reduce GHG emissions for attaining a sustainable marine ecology in the Indian subcontinent” – Authors: S. Parveen, D. Mishra Ms. Shabnam Parveen received the best presenter award for the above paper.