Dear TNOA Member,

Greetings from the entertainment committee of the 66th TNOA Annual Conference, PudhuVue'18, to be organized in Puducherry from the 10th to 12th August 2018!

PudhuVue'18 is planned to give a new outlook to science with its apt tagline "GiveTime a Break for Science". In addition to science, our team wants to make sure that we have some interesting entertainment program along with Banquet dinner on Saturday, the 11th August 2018.

The tentative plan for 3-hour programon the Banquet night, is as follows:

  • College Got Talent (CGT) 6:30 - 7:30 PM - Block buster performances from 5 medical colleges
  • Professional Talent (PT)7:30 - 8:30 PM - Special performances from professionals
  • TNOA Got Talent (TGT)8:30 - 9:30 PM -TNOA members rock! Followed by DJ music till midnight...

For the TGT, Entertainment Committee plans to shortlist the best performances from the Whatsapp entries given by the members and their family (Spouse or Children).We are requesting active participation for the following events:

  • Dance - Classical, Semi-Classical, Western (Group or Solo performance)
  • Song - Classical, Semi-Classical, Western (Group or Solo performance)
  • Short Skit / Mime
  • Fashion Parade
  • Other talents

We will appreciate if you can send a Whatsapp video of the performance to my contact number by 15th May 2018 for organizing the selection. Your kind support will be greatly appreciated.


Eligibility for participation:

  • TNOA Members - Ophthalmologists couples
  • Theme : National Integration - 8 different states costume
  • Allocation of costume will be based on :
    • Request by the couple
    • Request can be fulfilled only based on availability of slot, "First-Come-First-Serve" basis
  • Performance : cat walk with costume / different "Go Green" concepts depiction (< 2 min)
  • Only 8 sets of participants based on "First-Come-First-Serve" basis will be taken
  • Last date for entry : 8th july 2018


Papa & Petit,Mama & Mademoiselle

Eligibility for participation:

  • TNOA Male members with look-alike Son
  • TNOA Female members with look-alike Daughter
  • Performance: 2 minutes show (dance / any /"ophthal / medical") concept depiction.
  • Only 8 sets of participants based on "First-Come-First-Serve" basis will be taken
  • Last date for entry : 8th july 2018

Dr. Vanaja Vaithianathan,
Medical Director, Jothi Eye Care Centre,
Chair, Entertainment Committee, PudhuVue’18
152 - 154 Calve Subraya Chetty Street, Puducherry - 605 001.,
Mobile: 98947 91142 (Whatsapp)