INTELLIGENT EMBEDDED SYSTEM CHALLENGE 2018
IEEE Kerala Young Professionals, in association with National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), Alumni Association of REC NIT-Calicut (NITCAA) and Department of Electronics CUSAT, is organizing an Embedded System Challenge, as a part of 8th International Symposium on Embedded Computing & System Design (ISED) 2018 at CUSAT, Kochi. <br><br>There will be separate challenge for Industry and AcademiaLast date of Registration is Nov 25, 2018. Shortlisted candidates have to present and demonstrate their idea at finals on December 14, 2018 at seminar complex, CUSAT.
YP TRACK ON AKSC
Young Professional Track was held in association with All Kerala Student Congress held at FISAT, Angamaly. Various sessions were handled by our young professional team to guide the student members and help them in undertanding the benefits of IEEE Young Professionals.
TALK ON DATA ANALYTICS
WORKSHOP ON EMBEDDED SYSTEM PROGRAMMING WITH ARM ARCHITECTURE
IEEE Kerala Young Professionals organized a hands-on workshop on ARM Architecture on 24th October 2018 at Kochi. Mr. Nazir S from ARM India Sales Bangalore delivered the keynote address. Ms. Geetha Nazre from Embedded System Solutions, Bangalore handled the workshop.
INDUSTRIAL VISIT TO SFO TECHNOLOGIES, KAKKANAD, KOCHI
As a part of the Industry Relations, IEEE Kerala Young Professionals Organized an Industrial visit on July 7th, Saturday. SFO Technologies, the flagship company of NeST Group, incorporated in 1990, provides total ODM Plus solutions to diverse industries such as Aerospace & Defence, Communications, Energy & Industrial, Healthcare and Transportation. 7 working Professional members who are into Electronics domain attended the visit. Dr. Suresh Nair, CTO of SFO provided necessary guidance during the visit.
TALK ON DATA ANALYTICS
IEEE Kerala Young Professionals organized a talk on Blockchain at the IT hub of Kochi, which is Infopark, Kakkanad on 11th October as a part of IKYP IEEE Day celebration at Kochi. Mr. Sreeraj S and Mr. Sachu Abraham from netObjex delivered the talk.
IEEE Kerala Young Professionals, the most vibrant YP affinity group organized the STEP 2018 event at Hotel Park Centre Kochi on June 17th. Mr. Bibin Purakoor Thomas, Chair of the AG brought the attention of audience through the journey of IKYP. Dr. Rekha James, Dr. Bijoy Jose and Dr. Rajesh M V were the panelists for the Discussion on Career opportunities in Academia and Research. Mr. Joseph Joshy, Volunteer of IKYP handles the workshop on Building the career. Mr. Shahim Baker, Mr. Premy Varghes and Ms. Liz Thomas were the panelists for the discussion on Industry expectations
IKYP IEEE DAY CELEBRATION AT CALICUT REGION
IEEE Young professionals in the northern side of Kerala gathered at NIT Calicut and celebrated the IEEE day on 8th October 2018, Monday at 4pm. Senior members of IEEE kerala Section, Dr. Sameer S M, Chair of IEEE Kerala Section, Dr. Dhanaraj K J, Treasurer of IEEE Malabar subsection and Dr. Madhu Kumar S D, Vice Chair of IEEE Malabar subsection were the guest of the event. We celebrated the day by having the sweet and delicious IEEE Day Cake.
IEEE DAY CELEBRATION TRIVANDRUM REGION
Event kick started with open space networking at Kowdiar Park, Trivandrum. We are fortunate to have Dr.Daniel Lottis, Chair, IEEE SIGHT for our IEEE Kerala Young Professionals – IEEE Day Celebrations. Mr. Nithin, Vice Chair, IEEE Kerala Young Professional shared how IKYP volunteers are involved in relief operations. The event was held on second october.
IEEE KERALA YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MEET-UP THIRUVANANTHAPURAM : JUNE 2018
The vibrant volunteers of IEEE Kerala Young Professionals gathered at Cricket Shack, Kazhakoottam Trivandrum on 20th June at 6.00 pm.
The agenda of the meeting was to discuss the monthly meetup for 2018.
• Inducting more members in to our activities
• Continuing education initiatives
• Setting up webinars
• Collaborate with societies for technical events
The event came to an end with the photo session and dinner thereafter.
PANEL DISCUSSION ON HIGHER STUDIES ABROAD
With the vision of providing awareness on the higher studies opportunities and the benefits of doing it abroad, IEEE Kerala Young Professionals organized a panel discussion on Higher studies abroad at Kochi. We had two eminent panelists;
• Dr. Bijoy Jose, MS & Ph.D. from the United States of America
• Mr. Vijay S Paul, MS from Australia
The panelists shared their experience of pursuing higher studies from foreign universities. Queries regarding the Research Assistantship, Teaching Assistantship, part-time jobs, visa process, and admission process were answered in the best way.
EYES FREE SCIENCE CAMP
IKYP organized Eyes Free Science Camp, in association with Chakshumathi, an NGO helping blind and visually impaired students. We had done a TISP workshop for these students to attract them towards technology. The event started with welcoming the gathering. Then we did an ice-breaking session for the participants to build the vibe required for the workshop. The next session was the introduction to Electric Fan, history and its working. Then the students were grouped into four teams and each team was asked to build their own Electric fan working model using the items that we provided.
A social meeting of members was convened to strategize and plan a roadmap for the initiatives for 2018. Dr. Suresh Nair, Advisor of the affinity group addressed the young professionals. Dr. Sameer S M, Chair of IEEE Kerala Section explained the role of Young Professionals in Section. Mr. Shahim Baker, Past chair of IKYP shared his experiences. Mr. Ranjit R Nair, past IKYP chair shred his views on how to make use of IEEE membership for professional development. The afternoon session was a team bonding activity at the sea shores of Gods own country.