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Alumni

Activities

OPPRTUNITIES IN FAANG

11 December 2020, Friday

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Rajendra Thakurdesai, Software Engineer at Facebook, New York, United States.

Email ID :

rthakurdesai@gmail.com

Objectives

  • To give the students an insight of opportunities in product based companies i.e. ‘FAANG’ (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google).

No. of Students attended the activity :

100

POs mapped :

PO1 : Engineering Knowledge

PSO mapped:

PSO 1

Summary of the Activity/Event

The session began with a formal introduction of the guest Mr. Aditya Adavi, which was given by student representative, Umesh Marnethe. Honorable Principal Dr. Mrs. K. R Joshi madam, and alumni coordinator Dr. Mrs. S. D Borde madam also shared their views about the guest alumni. Mr. Aditya Adavi started the session with a short introduction about his college life, his industrial experience and he got into the most emerging field of today’s time – IoT. The speaker not only introduced the key features, stack in IoT and edge computing technology but also, he shared his experience about the current work he is doing in the field. Moreover, he also imparted the knowledge to the students about Machine Learning (ML), User Experience (UX), Artificial Intelligence (AI) – the fields which are necessary for the students to study as they are need of the hour. He concluded his session by telling the students the importance of higher education, and how it can boost their career to great heights. The enthusiastic participation by students was shown by the long question answer session in the last. Students liked the session very much and given good feedback.

Outcome

Students were made aware about the current technologies in the field of IoT – Machine Learning (ML), Big Data, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the importance of higher education.

OPPRTUNITIES AND CHALEENGES IN THE FIELD OF IOT

21 Nov 2020, Saturday

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Aditya Adavi, Director of Product Management IoT – TeamViewer, Stuttgart, Germany

Email ID :

adityaadavi@gmail.com

Objectives

  • To explain the students about the current and the upcoming technologies in the field of IoT. Giving the students an overview about the various fields such as Big Data, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML).

No. of Students attended the activity :

100

POs mapped :

PO1 : Engineering Knowledge

PSO mapped:

PSO 1

Summary of the Activity/Event

The session began with the welcome of the Guest Alumni, Honorable Principal Dr. Mrs. K. R Joshi, HOD E&TC Dr. Mrs. R. S. Kamathe and alumni coordinator Dr. Mrs. S. D Borde. Then the formal introduction of Mr. Rajendra Thakurdesai with glimpse of the topic of session was given by student representative Omkar Khare. The speaker started the session with a short introduction about his journey, the decision of opting E&TC branch and its various domains. The speaker not only introduced the key features of each domain but also explained how to get into it. “Do what you enjoy and not what’s currently hot” with this he explained the job aspirants to focus on their area of interest rather to follow what’s trend in market. Following this he started explaining the opportunities in top product based companies. With different job roles in ‘FAANG’ he also explained the work culture in Facebook & Amazon. With this, different upcoming domains and interview process in product based companies was beautifully elaborated by him. At the end, speaker cleared each and every doubt of students in detailed.

Outcome

Students were made aware about the opportunities in ’FAANG’, upcoming technologies in the field of Machine Learning (ML), Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the importance of increasing the skillsets.

“OPPORTUNITIES FOR GEN Z IN THE DIGITAL ERA”

Saturday 05/06/2021

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Vivek Kandekar (2017-2019) Data analyst, Zensar, Basingstoke, South Central England

Department :

M.B.A.

SUMMARY OF THE EVENT

The event had an informative discussion with current students regarding the carrier opportunities in the business analytics sector. The event was graced by the Alumnus Mr. Vivek Kandekar. He gave a brief information about the branches of business analytics, understanding source of data and then sorting data through large data sets. He covered plenty of examples associated with big data and analytics. Sir, motivated student to understand importance of modelling. He talked about importance of analyzing the data objects and their relationship to the other objects. A question answer session gave many tips for bright future. The students learned about avenues in analytics and its perks in upcoming world. The perfect dialogue between Mr. Vivek Kandekar sir and students boosted confidence.

ALUMNI MEET- “DISCUSSION SESSION ON “CAREER OPPORTUNITIES”

Tuesday 28/07/2020

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

1.Mr. Ashish Nakade (2017-2019) – Operations Manager, Flextronics Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.1.
2.Mr. Saurabh Kulkarni (2014-2016) – Co-founder, Swastikshem Events LLP
3.Ms. Priti Vinchurkar (2010-2012) – Project coordinator (CSR) Voltas Limited
4.Ms. Varsha Paygude (2017-2019) – Assistant Manager (Fin)Estech India Pvt. Ltd.
5.Mr. Amit Jadhav (2016-2018) – Digital Marketing Manager, Pixellence Web Soluions LLP

Department :

M.B.A.

Description :

    Alumni of MBA Department had an informative discussion with current students on their preparation for entry as a budding managers. The alumni talked about opportunities in Industry 4.0, office automation, marketing of financial services, digital marketing, entrepreneurship and other career opportunities. The alumni also guided students by sharing experiences during their college days. Handful questions were asked by operations students on the opportunities in manufacturing sector. Furthermore, Alumni after sharing their experiences also showed interest to help, support, and cooperation for the betterment of the students and institute as whole.
1) Introduction to session
2) Student Interaction

SESSION ON ‘CAREER IN BANKING’

18/08/2021

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Pratik Thakare (2010-2012) Associate (Customer support and sales) State Bank of India, Amravati

Department :

MBA

Description :

    A session on career opportunities in Indian Banking System was conducted to help students aspirants who wanted to make career in Banks. This session was conducted for new batch of MBA students of batch 2021-23, to make them aware about the banking system, its various functions, further evaluation pattern followed in banking system. Mr. Pratik talked about type of banks and its functioning. He encouraged the students to read more reference books which is important to update the knowledge in today’s world. Also, He delivered a wonderful presentation about how finances and foreign direct investment manage by bank, different investment opportunities, sectorial development etc,

APPIUM TESTING FRAMEWORK

30/11/2020 (Monday).

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Anuj Mishra.

Designation :

Software Engineer,at TCS Bangalore.

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Appium Testing Framework for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session was delivered by computer alumni Mr. Anuj Mishra the Software Engineer, at TCS Bangalore.

  • The speaker gave an overview of APPIUM which is a freely distributed open source mobile application UI Testing framework.
  • He explains the use and working of Appium testing Framework. It offers cross-platform application testing, i.e. single API works for both Android and iOS platform test scripts Arc.
  • APPIUM has a framework or wrapper that translates Selenium Web driver commands into UI Automation (iOS) or UI Automator (Android) commands depending on the device type, not any OS type.

BRIDGING THEORY CONCEPTS OF SEPM WITH REAL TIME PROJECT DEVELOPMENT.

7/07/2020 (Tuesday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Ms. Chaitrali Talekar , Mr. Rohan Hireke, Mr. Viren Pasalkar

Designation :

Software Engineer at Larsen & Toubro InfoTech Limited, software engineer at TCS Pune.

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department

Description :

  • Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Guidance on Bridging Theory Concepts of SEPM With Real Time Project Development for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by alumni of Computer Department Ms. Chaitrali Talekar software Engineer at Larsen & Toubro InfoTech Limited, Pune. Mr. Rohan Hirekerur and Mr. Viren Pasalkar software engineer at TCS,Pune.
  • Program started with congratulatory by applause for the winning team of CSI InApp project competition. The team secured first place at National Level.They also shared their valuable guidance on how they selected their project topic from the domain of interest and how progressed to the final product.
  • Based on student’s requests, a live demo of the project was also shown. Students were also ask doubts and the team wonderfully solved them.

GUIDANCE FOR LTI AND PERSISTENCE PLACEMENT DRIVE.

27/08/2020 (Thursday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Ms. Chaitrali Talekar.

Designation :

Software Engineer, at Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited, Pune.

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department.

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Guidance on Persistence System Interview Process for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by alumni of Computer Department Ms. Chaitrali Talekar the Software Engineer, at Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited, Pune
  • The speaker given an overview of placement process, number of rounds and interview,
  • The speaker explained in detail process of LTI and Persistent drive along with how to prepare for the interview and test.
  • The speaker explained about the differential packages in LTI and Persistent. She builds their confidence and overcome their fright

J UNIT AND SELENIUM TESTING FRAMEWORK.

24/11/2020 (Tuesday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr.Nachiket Kulkarni.

Designation :

Software Engineer, at Coupa ,Pune.

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on J unit and Selenium Testing Framework for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session was delivered by computer alumni Mr.Nachiket Kulkarni, the Software Engineer, at Coupa ,Pune
  • The speaker started off the session by sharing his Professional experiences at Coupa Software, Pune and narrated the importance of Testing in software development process, gave a convincing distinction between Functional and Structural Testing and conveyed step by step approach to prepare Test Plan, Test Cases and test reports
  • The Speaker has discussed the test design techniques, regression testing, Unit and Integration testing using JUnit framework, automation testing using Selenium IDE and webDriver, GUI Testing, Bug reporting and Non-Functional Testing Criteria,.
  • The speaker has discussed the importance of Agile testing like JIRA and Jenkins. The speaker has concluded the session by conveying the importance of product testing in software process and advised the students to experience the pleasure of working with various testing tools

DATA VISUALIZATION USING POWERBI.

8/02/2021 (Monday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Ms. Prachi Prabhu

Designation :

Software Engineer, at Toll Group Pvt.Ltd. Pune.

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Guidance on Data visualization using PowerBI for all Third Year Data Science Honors Course Computer Engineering (TE-A & TE-B) students. The session delivered by alumni of Computer Department Ms. Prachi Prabhu software Engineer, at Toll group .The speaker given an overview This session covers the concepts of Data Visualization, PowerBI as a Data Visualization tool , various data exploring methods and visualization techniques in PowerBI

  • Data visualization is a subset of data science and visual context through maps or graphs.
  • The speaker focused on importance of PowerBI as a data visualization tool and explored various advanced methods for graphs, reports, hierarchies etc.
  • The speaker has concluded the session by conveying the importance of data visualization in Data Science and Big Data.

IMPLEMENTATION OF DATA MINING CONCEPTS USING WEKA.

27/10/2020 (Tuesday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr.Sameer Kulkarni

Designation

BI Developer, Amdocs, Pune

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department.

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Guidance on Implementation of Data Mining Concepts Using Weka for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by alumni of Computer Department Mr. Sameer Kulkarni BI Developer, Amdocs, Pune

  • Speaker discussed various Data Mining tools used in industry. Speaker has given introduction of various operations & functionalities of Weka tool. Real time examples cum assignment taken for Apriori Algorithm, classification algorithms like SVM, Naïve Bayes etc.
  • The speaker was ends session with students doubt/queries with satisfactory answers.

GUIDANCE ON PERSISTENCE SYSTEM INTERVIEW PROCESS.

15/09/2020 (Tuesday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Steve Mendis

Designation :

Software Engineer, at Persistence System , Pune

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department

Description :

Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Guidance on Persistence System Interview Process for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by Mr. Steve Mendis the Software Engineer, at Persistence System, Pune

  • The speaker explains in detail process of Persistent drive along with how to prepare for coding round and the interview.
  • Speaker explains his experience and gives tips for the drive also given idea off different packages in persistence.

GUEST LECTURE ON DATA WAREHOUSING AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

Wednesday 04th Nov 2020 [Online-Google Meet]

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Sachin Gujrathi (2006-2008) AWS Solutions Architect and Release Manager in US with Cognizant Tech.Solutions US corporation.

Department :

M.C.A.

Description :

Online session was conducted to introduce students with DW/BI tools, also to get basic knowledge Traditional on-premise DW/BI Solutions and Traditional cloud DW/BI Solution by our alumni Mr. Sachin Gujrathi. The interactive the session started was started with definition of Data Warehouse, Data Mining Data Catalog, followed by the different reporting tools available for data analytics. The discussion also included areas and application solutions based on AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Predictive Analytics, Cyber Security, IBM Watson and Cognitive Computing.

INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (IT) PROJECT EXHIBITION AND PROJECT EVALUATION

Saturday 19/06/2021 10.00 AM (Online)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

  • 1) Siddharth Newase (2007-2009) HSBC , Senior. Ex
  • 2) Sanjay Mangalaram (2008-2010) Stark Digital , Pune (M.D.)
  • 3) Alok Sabde (2009-2011) TCS , Tech. Lead
  • 4)Ms. Smita Gargote (2010-2012) IBM India Pvt. Ltd Level 2 Support Engineer
  • 5) Rima Puri (2001-2013) Amdocs , J.E
  • 6) Manoj Sirsat (2013-2015) Awtuit , Consultant.
  • 7) Rahul Choube (2014-2016) Jr. Mobile Application Engineer,Microworld Software Pvt..Ltd.,

Department :

M.C.A.

Description :

All MCA-III students were participated in Project Exhibition and Competition. Internal Project guide had short listed the projects on the basis of scope, knowledge of the system, and problem analysis. Best 3 Projects were short listed by Alumni Judges. Best three students are as follows: 1. Akanksha Junawane 2. Sanket Hingane 3 . Ridhhi Shinde

SESSION ON DATA VISUALIZATION USING BI.

21/09/2019 (Saturday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Ms. Pradnya Shinde

Designation :

Data Analyst, Eternus Solutions, Pune

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department.

Description :

    1. The speaker has started the session by Importance of data Visualization
    2. Speaker has narrated Brief Introduction of Different tools used in visualization technique
    3. The speaker has discussed about overview of Power BI tools.
    4. The speaker gave hands on for use of Power BI for data visualization.

J UNIT AND SELENIUM TESTING FRAMEWORK.

29/08/2019 (Thursday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr.Nachiket Kulkarni.

Designation :

Software Engineer, at . TIBCO ,Pune.

Alumni :

Computer Engineering Department.

Description :

    1. The speaker has started off the session by sharing his Professional experiences at TIBCO
    2. Speaker has narrated the importance of Testing in software development process, gave a convincing distinction between Functional and Structural Testing and also conveyed step by step approach to prepare Test Plan, Test Cases and test reports.
    3. The speaker has discussed about the test design techniques, regression testing, Unit and Integration testing using JUnit framework, GUI Testing, Bug reporting and Non Functional Testing Criteria.
    4. The speaker has concluded the session by conveying the importance of product testing in software process and advised the students to experience the pleasure of working with various testing tools as it plays important role in product development process and to take a decision to move ahead with new milestone.

TECHNICAL TALK SERIES ON AGILE , ACCESSIBILITY, DATA WAREHOUSING , MOBILITY , INDUSTRIAL SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Saturday, 13th July 2019

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Siddarth Newase (2007-2009) HSBC , Senior Excecutive Mr. Pramod Tupe (2004-2006) Amdocs, Senior Excecutive

Department :

M.C.A. .

Description :

    To make acquaint to students with industry culture. To introduce students current requirement of Industry MCA alumni Mr. Sidhrtha Newase and his friends conducted this technical talk. Topics like Agile , Accessibility, Need for automation testing, Data Warehouse and Industrial Software Development were discussed.

GUEST LECTURE ON “APPLICATIONS OF NUMERICAL AND STATISTICAL METHODS”

Friday, 03/09/2021 2pm

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Mandar Gadgil Research Engineer, Oneirix Labs (2009-2012)

Department :

Mechanical Engineering

Description :

    A session on 'Applications of Numerical and Statistical Methods' was conducted by Mechanical Engineering Student Association (MESA) through online mode. The guest speaker for the session was Mr. Mandar Gadgil (Research Engineer, Oneirix Labs). The session was attended by third year mechanical engineering students and a faculty member. The guest speaker was initially introduced by the anchor. He started off his talk by brushing up the fundamentals of Numerical and Statistical Methods. He put forth a problem statement regarding a partially filled container. With the aid of basic geometrical and NSM concepts, he then went on to come up with a solution to find the filled height of the container. The NSM based solution included iterative and Newton Rhapson methods and he demonstrated its usage in coding through a software called Octave. In the end, he gave several extensions to the problem like horizontal cylinder with a hemispherical rod, frustum of a cone, etc. After addressing a few questions from the students, the session was concluded with the vote of thanks

GUEST LECTURE ON “SCIENTIFIC INTEGRITY”

Saturday, 18/09/2021 at 11:00 a.m.

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Ms. Neeti Rane , Research Assistant , Fraunhofer IWU Chemnitz, Germany. (2013-2016)

Department :

Mechanical Engineering

Description:

    Initially the guest speaker talked about scientific integrity and its benefits.. All the details about research attitude and Procedures were shared. After that the speaker explained about the situation of research studies in India. Then he talked about the skills required for mechanical engineers to work in the private sector. After that Q n A session was carried out. Speaker addressed all questions of students. Votes of thanks were given to the Guest Speaker by a MESA member and the program was concluded.

“DATA MINING TECHNIQUES USING RAPID MINER”

9-10-2022 (Saturday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Atharv Chincholkar

Department:

Computer Engineering

Description :

Software Engineer, PureID, Pune.

Description :

  • Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Data Mining Techniques Using Rapid miner for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by computer alumina Mr. Atharv Chincholkar the Software Engineer, PureID, Pune.
  • Speaker has narrated importance of Data Mining Applications and various Data Mining tools used in industry.
  • Speaker has given introduction of various operations & functionalities of Rapid miner tool.
  • Speaker elaborate Real time examples cum assignment taken for Different Datasets like COVID-19, Boston House, IRIS by applying classification algorithms like SVM, Naïve Bayes etc.

“SESSION ON CLOUD COMPUTING”

26-03-2022 (Saturday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Rajratnam Shetty

Department:

Computer Engineering

Description:

  • Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on Cloud Computing for all Third Year Computer Engineering (TE-A & TE-B) students. The session was delivered by alumina Mr. Rajratnam Shetty the Sales force developer at Sales force certified, APC Persistent system Pune.
  • Session covers the concept of cloud implementing application on cloud to develop an application in Sales force also predicts and models the complex engineering activities within an understanding of the limitation.
  • Over all guest session was very excellent & useful for students to understand knowledge of Cloud Computing ,implementing application on cloud using Sales force

“J UNIT AND SELENIUM TESTING FRAMEWORK”

27-09-2021 (Thursday)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Department :

Computer Engineering

Description:

  • Department of Computer Engineering of Modern College of Engineering Pune-05, has organized a Guest Session on J Unit and Selenium Framework for all Final Year Computer Engineering (BE-A & BE-B) students. The session delivered by alumina Mr. Nachiket Kulkarni the Tech Lead DevOps Engineer at NICE Actimize, Pune.
  • Speaker has narrated importance of testing in software development process gave a convincing distinction between Functional and Structural Testing and conveyed step by step approach to prepare Test Plan, Test Cases and test reports. The speaker has discussed about the test design techniques, regression testing, Unit and Integration testing using JUnit framework and Maven , automation testing using Selenium IDE and Web driver.
  • Speaker explains the importance of Agile testing like JIRA & Jenkins and Cucumber.
  • Overall this guest session was very excellent. This Guest Session was very useful and helpful for students to understand the knowledge of Automation Testing

GUEST LECTURE ON “ IOT, ROBOTICS AND SELF DRIVING CARS TECHNOLOGY ”

Saturday, 21st May 2022

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Omkesh Mundhe (2020-2022)

Department :

M.C.A.

Description:

    To introduce students with hi-tech and booming technology and to encourage the students for building projects using current technology the activity was conducted under CodeCooks club. Mr. Mundhe spoke about how the various technologies used in IoT. He gave students an idea about the Arduino board how it is used. Basic language used - C . He showed various prototypes of cars also his own projects - Jal Kachra Bot and VESBOT. He showed the working of self-driving cars : i) The sensors used – front, rare, down, left and right ii) Detecting obstacles iii) Accelerometer sensors iv) Reinforcement learning He made the students familiar with two popular self-driving cars namely Tesla and Waymo.

GUEST LECTURE ON “ TECHNICAL BLOG WRITING”

Friday, 6th May 2022

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Yash Mudiraj (2018-2021) PALM Engineer -Process Consultant, Cybage Software Pvt Ltd.

Department:

M.C.A.

Description:

    To provide complex information to readers in a way that they can understand and apply also to increase understanding and adoptability of new technology , the session was arranged on Technical Blog Writing. Mr. Yash spoke on the aspects of blog writing. He shared the link of his blog- Philosophers Story with the audience. He started the session by explaining the difference between a Tech oriented blog and Philosophy based blog. He guided the students on how to start their own blog as follows- i) select a niche area ii) decide the audience they want to reach out to iii) how to construct the blog iv) promote it and get feedbacks. He encouraged the students to start writing on whichever area they wish to without the fear of failure.

TECHNICAL BLOG WRITING COMPETITION.

Saturday, 28th May 2022

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Yash Mudiraj (2018-2021) PALM Engineer -Process Consultant, Cybage Software Pvt Ltd

Department :

M.C.A.

Description:

    After successfully conduction of session on Technical Blog Writing, competition was declared on “Technical Blog Writing” . Main objective of the competition is to provide complex information to readers in a way that they can understand and apply , to increase writing skills as well as understanding and adoptability of new technology. Total 72 participants had submitted their technical blogs on various topics. Mr. Yash our alumni has did the judging job very effortlessly. 12 blogs were selected from 72 for display. Four students were selected for prizes. Result of competition

Name of Student Subject of the Blog Result Division
Shreya Despande AI in Criminal investigation Winner B
Chaitali Sonar AI in Medical Field & Its Future 1st Runner Up Tie B
Himanshi Gavali BlockChain Future Industry 1st Runner Up Tie A
Rajat Bhargav Computer Vision technology in Agricultural Automation 2nd Runner Up B

VIRTUAL GUEST LECTURE ON ”PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS WITH ETHICAL PRACTICES”

Wednesday, 1st September 2021 (Microsoft Teams)

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Aftab Kotwal (2012-2014) Sony India Bangalore, Site Reliability Engineer

Department:

M.C.A.

Description :

To get acquainted with company ethics , management of projects, strength of proper communication this session was arranged. Aftab delivered presentation very skillfully and in understandable language with examples. He brief about proper team communication, presentation skills, how to promote products via proper communication. If you are the Leader then how he should behave with team members, how to introduce your members or a product skillfully. Very prominently Mr. Aftab has focused on ethical practices to manage any project or company environment. Nearabout 150+ students of various departments as well as staff were present virtually for the session.

SESSION ON ‘CAREER IN BANKING’

Saturday 18/08/2021

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Mr. Pratik Thakare (2010-2012) Associate (Customer support and sales) State Bank of India, Amravati

Department :

MBA

Description :

    session on career opportunities in Indian Banking System was conducted to help students aspirants who wanted to make career in Banks. This session was conducted for new batch of MBA students of batch 2021-23, to make them aware about the banking system, its various functions, further evaluation pattern followed in banking system. Mr. Pratik talked about type of banks and its functioning. He encouraged the students to read more reference books which is important to update the knowledge in today’s world. Also, He delivered a wonderful presentation about how finances and foreign direct investment manage by bank, different investment opportunities, sectorial development etc,

CENTRALIZED / DEPT VIRTUAL ALUMNI MEET

Saturday, 04th September 2021

Venue :

Online Platform – Google Meet

Link :

meet.google.com/vvr-hwgt-ufc

Session Conducted by :

Passed out upto 2018

Department :

M.C.A.

Description :

    College has organized centralized alumni meet on Saturday , 4th September 2021. Near about 50 plus alumni of department were present for this meet. Being one of the stakeholders , alumni plays very important role in the development of institute as well as academics. Mr. Shripad Bhide has reviewed interaction of alumni with dept through PPT presentation. Dept. HOD Dr. Pradnya Muley has given presentation on current development of dept. No of alumni has shared their views, experiences with follow students. With enthusiasm current students as well as faculty members has also asked questions to alumni. Due to virtual platform not only from India but also from various countries our alumina were present for the meeting