NITW Americas Alumni chapter was launched at the First NITW Americas Alumni meet held on Oct. 9th, 1999 at San Jose to commemorate 30 years of NITW. Buoyed by enthusiasm of the 115 alumni who attended the meet, the chapter was formed and the first executive team was elected for a tenure of 2 years. Over the years the strength of the chapter grew exponentially to 680 (as of Sep. 01st 2001). Number of paid members stand at 55.