FIVE DAY ONLINE FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION 4.0: EMERGING TRENDS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
A one-week online Faculty Development Programme on ‘INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION 4.0: EMERGING TRENDS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY’ was organized by the Department of Computer Science of Sree Buddha College of Engineering from 13th July 2020 to 17th July 2020. The entire FDP was conducted through Google Meet platform. The FDP was started with an online inaugural meeting presided by Dr. S Suresh Babu, Principal, SBCE and Dr. S V Annlin Jeba, HoD, Computer Science and Engineering, SBCE.
The goal of the Programme was to give an insight into the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and its effects on Information Technology. The programme emphasis areas such as Blockchain Technology, Cyber Security, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and IoT. The programme was scheduled for 2 hours per day, one hour in the forenoon session and one hour in the afternoon session.
Resource Persons for the FDP was 1. Mr. Santhosh Kurup, CEO, ICT Academy, Trivandrum, 2. Mr. Adarsh S, Research Scientist & Convener, Kerala Blockchain Academy, Trivandrum, 3. Dr. Hiran V Nath, Assistant Professor, Dept of CSE, NIT Calicut, 4. Dr. S V Annlin Jeba, HOD, Dept. Of CSE, SBCE, 5. Mr. Nithin Prince John, Assistant Professor, Dept of CSE, Saintgits College of Engineering, 6. Mr. Graham G, Research Scholar, CUSAT, 7. Dr. Jesu Veda Nayahi, Associate Professor, Anna University, Thirunelveli, 8. Mr. Jayaraj V S, Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics and Communications, SBCE and 9. Mr. Sidharth Rajeev, IoT Connectivity Architect, KONE Corporation, Finland. 112 participants were registered for the FDP from all over India. The 5 days sessions covered all the upcoming areas that affect the IT industry and sessions were very informative to participants.