A National Level Online Quiz on Cyber Security” was organized by National Service Scheme Cell, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) from April 24, 2021, to April 27, 2021. The four-day online event was attended by 302 participants.
The awareness quiz program was conducted to observe April as Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM). CSAM is an initiative to put conscious efforts towards ensuring better cybersecurity practices and incorporating stronger security measures. The evolution of technology in recent decades has made cybersecurity an integral part of every organization as it protects all categories of data from being stolen and damaged. As the internet is blurring lines between real and virtual worlds, safeguarding digital identities has become a shared responsibility. The more we share, the more we must care!
The objective of the quiz was to spread awareness on the best cybersecurity practices for the uninterrupted and secure usage of online services.
The event was a success and served as a wonderful learning experience for all the NSS volunteers as it provided them the opportunity to participate in a national-level quiz and learn a lot about important cybersecurity practices. Also, e-certificates were issued to recognize the efforts of the participants. Everyone present displayed a great deal of enthusiasm and participated actively to make this online national-level quiz a success. It was an incredible learning experience not only for the NSS volunteers but also for the other participants.
Intriguing Workshop on Microwave and Transmission Lines
School of Electrical Science, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) conducted a virtual workshop on “Microwave and Transmission Line” on November 6 and 8,2020.
The resource person for the event was. Prof. Banuprakash. R with 15 years of professional experience in both academics and industry.
The workshop gave the participants detailed insight into Transmission lines and their parameters, Microwave bands, their applications, various sources of Microwave, Passive devices, and their characterization. The workshop demonstrated the experiments of microwaves and briefed them about various applications and their scope in real-time.
The workshop was highly insightful and it was a great learning experience for the students.
Decoding The Symbiotic and Synergistic Relationship between Industry and University
The Industry Interface Cell of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jain (Deemed- to- be University) conducted a webinar on “The Symbiotic and Synergistic Relationship between Industry and University” on October 1,2020
Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) has always believed in the idea of holistic development to produce engaged, productive, and contributing students to build an equitable and inclusive society. The university strives to nurture intellectual growth, intrapersonal competencies, and interpersonal relationship skills among the students.
The keynote speaker for the webinar was Prof.R.Natrajan, Former AICTE Chairman and Former IIT Director. He enlightened the participants about the various insights of industry-university relationship. Students and professors are viable sources for transferring technology as they have the knowledge and skills necessary to implement innovations in other environments.
The interdependent relationships between universities and companies enable both entities to exchange and transfer ideas, knowledge, and skills to create innovations, sustain growth, and enhance productivity. Companies rely on universities for product innovations and hiring manpower, and faculty gain prestige through increased external research funds from industries. He also elaborated on the various challenges in collaboration between industry and the university. Almost 400 faculties participated in the webinar, and found the event extremely informative and insightful.
Department of Electronics and Communication, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) conducted a Webinar on “An Insight into The IoT Platform” on November 7, 2020.
Prof. Manju J.R., Application Engineer, Seimens Center of Excellence, from NIT Trichy, was the resource person. He enlightened The participants on various aspects of IoT.
The Internet of Things is a recent technology that creates a global network of machines and devices that are capable of communicating and exchanging data with each other through the Internet. Smart appliances, Smart security systems, smart locks, and doorbells, Smart home hubs (control lighting, home heating, and cooling, etc.) Smart assistants (like Amazon Alexa or Apple’s Siri), Fitness trackers, sleep trackers, and smart scales are all possible now because of IoT.
Today many companies are investing their funds and efforts on the Internet of Things to bring in precision and optimization in their work-flow mechanisms. The top companies in Silicon Valley are investing in state-of-the-art visions and seeking to hire more professionals who are skilled IoT professionals.
This event was a wonderful learning experience for the participants as they learned about the new delving technology that will bring the breakthrough enabling the students to develop the essential skills.