Faculty Development Programme on AWS Educate- Teach Tomorrow's cloud Workforce Today
CSE department organized a one day Faculty Development Programme on ‘AWS Educate- Teach Tomorrow’s cloud Workforce Today’ on 7th May, 2018. Mr. Sam Harris and Mr. Amit Nevetia were the guests from Amazon as the Amazon has its collaboration with cloud services. Mr. Sam is working on this platform for the last 5 years. He guided the faculty regarding AWS educate on various parameters like ‘How to access, what all to access in 28 areas from 4 main modules’.
Er. AC Sharma and Dr. JS Khattra, the Principals of Chandigarh Engineering College & College of Engineering and Dr. Amit Verma , Head of CSE Department presented the guests with a token of honour. The session (from 2 pm to 5pm) was conducted at the IBM lab in WILSON block.
Industrial Visit to Pi-Soft Informatics Private Limited, Mohali
Computer Science Department organized an industrial visit to Pi-Soft Informatics Private Limited, Mohali on 8th February 2018 for CSE 4th & 6th semester students. The purpose of industrial visits was to get the basic knowledge about working of the industry, and to gain an in depth knowledge so as to modify the skills and abilities accordingly. These industrial visits help the students widen the horizons of learning. The visit also provides first-hand knowledge about the organizational structures and modes of operation in different industries.
Industrial Visit to Neonex Technology
Computer Science Department organized an industrial visit to Neonex Technology Mohali Centre for CSE 4th & 6th semester students on 7th February 2018. The objective of the visit was to provide students an opportunity to gain full awareness about industrial practices. The department believes that such visits give more practical exposure to the students and also helps to bridge the gap between classroom and the real work environment. Industrial visits lay emphasis on correlating theory with practice. The visits to these prominent industries gave the students an opportunity to observe the manufacturing processes and interact with the industry experts for getting real life application oriented projects.
Industrial Visit to CS Soft Solutions
An industrial visit to CS Soft Solutions, Mohali was organized for CSE 4th & 6th semester students on 6th February 2018 by Computer Science Department. The purpose of the visit was to provide an exposure to the students about practical working environment and to provide students an insight regarding internal working of companies. With an aim to go beyond academics, industrial visit provides student a practical insight and experiential learning.
One Day Workshop on Cloud Computing and Web Services
The department of Computer Science & Engineering organized one day workshop on Cloud computing and web services on 05-01-2018. Prof. Iqbaldeep Kaur, an Associate Professor, CSE department administered the hands-on practical workshop on the basics of cloud computing and demonstrated the use of cloud web services by launching a server on cloud. The workshop had outline of various topics as Introduction to cloud computing and web services Cloud Deployment Models, Cloud Service models, Acquaintance with leading Cloud providers and their compute, storage services Project tasks on instance creation, auto-scaling and load balancing on cloud. The participants of the workshop included the class representative students of all the classes under CSE department. The workshop concluded with the demonstration of a server instance launch with details of configurations and the scope of Cloud computing in the paradigm of Computer Science and IT. The students were given project assignment tasks for further exploration of the cloud services.
Faculty Development Program on Cognitive Analytics
Computer Science Department organized three days Faculty Development Program on Cognitive Analytics in November 2017. The Program included discussion on IBM Watson tool, concepts related to cognitive and concepts of Watson Analytics. The FDP also included hands on experience on IBM Watson by uploading data, asking questions and discovering insights and also creating dashboard on IBM Watson. A test was also conducted in the first half based on the concepts covered on day 1. Second day of FDP included essentials of Hadoop & Big Data using IBM Info sphere big insights in which the topics covered were Hadoop Commands, Map Reduce: Word count Problem, Name Node & Data Nodes, Difference between Job Tracker and Task Tracker and Compression techniques. On the third day of FDP there was an evaluation on the topics covered on Day 2. Practical work on HIVE was also done on the same day.