EIT 2015

The Department of Computer Science endeavors to imbibe the vision of the University in its goal to “develop IT professionals with ethical values” and focuses on empowering students with competencies in theoretical, programming, communication, team work and organization and management skills.

EIT-2015- the Sixth National Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in IT’ was organized on 26th February 2015 by the Department of Computer Science, Christ University Bangalore. The conference provided a platform to deliberate on emerging trends in IT by bringing together researchers, academicians and industry professionals across the country. It enabled them to share and exchange information from an academic and research perspective.

The conference was inaugurated at 9.30 am by Matthew Jacob Thazhuthaveetil, Professor Supercomputer Education and Research Centre and Department of Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, and India. Dr. Fr. Thomas C Mathew, theVice Chancellor, Christ University presided over the function.

                                        

The conference proceedings was also released during the inauguration.Dr.Matthew Jacob Thazhuthaveetil delivered the keynote address on the topic “Super Computing Technologies”.


                                                      

The conference had two tracks covering various broad areas of research. The moderator for the first session was Dr Deepa Anand, Associate Professor, Dept of MCA, and CMRIT Bangalore. Her area of research interest includes Recommender Systems and Machine Learning and is currently working in areas related to Natural Language Processing. The second session was conducted by Dr. Suchithra, HOD, Department of M.Sc. Computer Science, Jain University, Bangalore. In both sessions eight papers each were presented.

Around thirty papers were received from various authors across the country and after a rigorous evaluation process by the review committee, sixteen papers were selected. The conference witnessed good quantum of participants from across India.

Prof. Lobo, Director, Office of International Affairs, Christ University delivered the valedictory address.The paper titled “An Artificial Neural Network based MPPT Voltage Estimation for Optimizing the Performance of an Off-Grid PV System” by Moirangthem Dennis Singh, Shine V J and Varaprasad Janamala received the best paper award.This conference enabled to showcase the achievements of the past and provided thought processes to set goals for accomplishment in the future.