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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.