The Second National Conference EMERGE 2018 was held in Adayalampattu Phase II Campus, Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute, University on 13th April 2018.  Dr. D. Viswanathan, Former Vice Chancellor, Anna University was the distinguished Chief Guest for the inauguration ceremony. More than 250 members from across the nation had registered their participation in the conference. Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, HOD, Department of Physics welcomed the gathering followed by felicitation addresses and inaugural address soon after. A book of proceedings was also released on the occasion.  The chief guest underpinned the communicative abilities of students and stated that good and flawless communication on the part of students would take them to greater heights in their career. Dr. Viswanathan’s speech won great admiration among the audience.  Soon after the inauguration, paper presentation sessions were held in different venues chaired by experts from colleges all over the nation.  Each presentation was lively and innovative and contributed immensely to the research arena.  Best paper presenters were awarded profusely and certificate of participation was given to all the participants.  EMERGE 2018 was remembered by all participants as a well-cherished moment and a day well spent.