A Guest Lecture on GDPR and Data Protection Bill was conducted on 29th September, 2018. Mr. Vikram Patil, Chief Privacy Officer, L&T spoke about the principles of GDPR and about the various clauses of India’s proposed Data Protection Bill. The session started with Mr.Patil giving a brief introduction about the history of GDPR. He gave insights about how it protects personal identification information, personal health information, and payment card information.
Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology hosted its 19th National Seminar on 15th September, 2018. The topic of discussion was “Amalgamating IoT and Big Data: A Leverage to Data Analytics or an Adversary?” Students and faculty members gathered together in the SIC Auditorium to hear from some of the eminent leaders in the industry. The Chief Guest for the Seminar was Mr. Sameer Dhanrajani; Chief Strategy Officer at Fractal Analytics. Dr.
India is a land of rich cultural heritage and festivals are the integral part of it. Colors, lights, dashing new dresses and music are inseparable from the festivals. The month of September is when the festive season begins with the auspicious Ganesh Chaturthi. Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi and welcomed Lord Ganesha to the campus on 13th September, 2018 with immense joy and happiness. The festival was
A guest lecture on Sustainability Reporting was organised for the students of 2017-19 batch, on 12th September, 2018. The guest for the session, Dr. Prakash Rao, Deputy Director and Head of Energy & Environment at SIIB, spoke about ‘The Future Direction of Corporate Action’. Talking about sustainability from a corporate perspective, he discussed on the milestones and landmarks of the changing notions about sustainability, over the decades. He elaborated on
From phones to cars to medicines, every aspect of life has been touched by technology. If one can create technology, one also has the power to change the world. Technology is changing at an incredible pace and keeping up with such technology is a challenge in itself. “Technology is nothing, what’s important is that you have faith in people, that they are basically good and smart, and if you give