School of Computing and IT successfully organized 1st International Conference on Smart System, Innovation & Computing

  • April 16, 2017

Chief Guest of the inaugural ceremony was Mr. Seetha Ram Krishna Nookala, Director, Intel-HPC

Chief Guest of the inaugural ceremony was Mr. Seetha Ram Krishna Nookala, Director, Intel-HPC

School of Computing and IT successfully organized 1st International Conference on Smart System, Innovation & Computing Chief Guest of the inaugural ceremony was Mr. Seetha Ram Krishna Nookala, Director, Intel-HPC When: — Where: Category:

School of Computing and IT, Manipal University Jaipur successfully organized 1st International Conference on Smart System, Innovation & Computing (SSIC-2017), sponsored by CSIR, SERB, Computer Society of India (CSI), IoN, Secure meter Ltd. and CISCO. 

 

The two days conference was started with pre-conference tutorials to devote the various aspects of Internet of Thing and cloud security. First tutorial was presented by Mr. Gaurav Somani (Asst. Prof, Central University of Rajasthan) on “Cloud Security”. He highlighted various security issues related to cloud computing and possible cyber-attacks on cloud infrastructure . The second tutorial was given by Mr. Yogender Singh, Co-Founder, FORSK LABS. The objective of the second tutorial was to enhance the knowledge and skills of the participants on IoT covering the entire spectrum of IoT technology including End to End IoT Architecture, Hardware and Software Platforms for building IoT Solutions.

 

In the evening, the conference was inaugurated with lamp lighting and Saraswati Vandana. Chief Guest of the inaugural ceremony was Mr. Seetha Ram Krishna Nookala, Director, Intel – HPC and it was chaired by Prof. Sandeep Sancheti, President, MUJ. The other dignitaries on the dais were Prof Kumkum Garg, Pro President, MUJ, Prof Arun K Somani (Distinguished Professor & Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering, IOWA University), Prof Vishnu Srivastava, (TPC Chair, SSIC, CEERI Pilani), Prof NN Sharma (Dean, Faculty of Engineering, MUJ), Prof. Rajveer Singh Shekhawat, (Director, School of Computing and IT, MUJ), and Prof Sumit Srivastava, Head, SCIT, MUJ. The inaugural ceremony was preceded with the felicitation of the dignitaries. Prof Sandeep Sancheti welcomed all the participants and congratulated the organizing committee for giving a platform for researchers and academicians to discuss recent developments in area of smart systems, innovation and computing.  Prof Kumkum Garg explained the three pillars of Science and Technology. She talked about smart systems and smart aspects, including, internet of thighs, big data and future of 5G. Prof. Rajveer Singh talked about the theme of the conference and explained the need of research on smart solutions to various problems of society. Prof. Vishnu Srivastava (Chair Technical Program), explained the conference sessions in detail. In SSIC 2017, Research paper from various domain of Computer Science, IT, Electronics were called for Publication. Conference souvenirs also launched during inaugral function.

 

Dr. Sitaram Nakola (director - Asia Pacific & Japan, HPC, Intel Corporation) enlightened the audience with role of high performance computing for Smart System. Prof. Arun K. Somani, IOWA state university, USA gave insight on Storage and memory efficient computation management for big data computations and role of Innovation in computing area to our everyday life. Convenor of the conference Prof Sumit Srivastava (HOD, Dept. IT, MUJ) told that Out of 325 Paper, 85 research paper with 26% acceptance rate selected for presentation in the conference. All the presented paper will be published by conference publication partner SpringerTM India. He also expressed his vote of thanks to all the publication and technical committee members who work for the conference to make it successful. The conference co-convenor was Mr. Ankit Mundra, Asst Prof, SCIT.