Computer Society of India (CSI)

Convener

Ms. Suja Jayachandran (Computer Engineering)


Overview

The Association strives to advance the theory, practice, and application of computer and information processing science and technology and maintains a high professional standard among its members. It promotes cooperation and exchange of technical information among its members, and to this end, holds various seminars and workshops, and, through its organization and other appropriate means. Students get exposed to latest technologies and industries through committee workshop and industry visits.


Goal

The Computer Society of India is a non-Profit professional meet to exchange views and information learn and share ideas. The wide spectrum of members is committed to the advancement of the theory and practice of Computer Engineering and Technology Systems, Science and Engineering, Information Processing and related Arts and Sciences. The Society also encourages and assists professionals to maintain the integrity and competence of the profession and fosters a sense of partnership amongst members. Besides the activities held at the Chapters and Student Branches, the Society also conducts periodic conferences, seminars, etc.


Scope

The mission of the CSI is to facilitate research, knowledge sharing, learning and career enhancement for all categories of IT professionals, while simultaneously inspiring and nurturing new entrants into the industry and helping them to integrate into the IT community. The CSI is also working closely with other industry associations, government bodies and academia to ensure that the benefits of IT advancement ultimately percolate down to every single citizen of India.


Activities

  • Two day workshop on Latex by Dr. Thaksen Parvat & Prof. Arjum Wadkar.

  • A 3 day Membership Drive was conducted by CSI-VIT which comprised of seminars, internship, and workshops

  • Workshop on Web designing ‘php and java script’ was conducted.

  • Workshop on ‘HADOOP and BIG DATA’ was piloted.

  • Workshop on ‘CLOUD COMPUTING’ was carried out for the students. Practical implementation of cloud computing were explained with demonstration. Building of working network models using virtual machine.

  • Photoshop Workshop on the ‘Basics of Adobe Photoshop CS5’ was conducted through a series of practical sessions and several live demos.