Academics

IoT FORUM

Internet of Things (IoT) forum was established in 2016 in order to enhance the engineering graduates capable of accepting challenges in the new Internet of Things environment. It was formally inaugurated by Dr. B.S. Karkare, Director VIIT, Dr. S.R. Sakhare, Head Computer Engineering Department, VIIT on 21st July, 2016.

The idea behind the creation of IoT Forum was to unite students from various departments and work together in achieving excellence in this very new, exciting and challenging multi-disciplinary field called “Internet of Things”. It also aims at aspiring students to work on the latest Technology that is ruling and will continue to rule the Industry in the coming years.

The Activities planned to be conducted under VIIT IoT FORUM are:

  • DEVELOPMENT OF IOT LAB
  • PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT FOR COLLEGE
  • INTERDISCIPLINARY BE PROJECTS
  • INTERNSHIPS
  • WORKSHOPS
  • GUESTS LECTURE, SEMINARS BY INDUSRTY EXPERTS
  • INDUSTRIAL VISITS

The IoT Forum firmly believes not only in providing the technical knowledge but also the overall development of an individual. It provides individual with opportunities like delivering a lecture, conducting a workshop, present their innovative ideas in front of a large crowd etc. which helps them in becoming stage-confident. It also encourages the individual to discover the leader in them by providing them various posts at the TE and BE level. It also provides them opportunities to organize events which in turn help them to develop their managerial skills.

IoT FORUM COMMITTEE

Prof. Nitin N. Sakhare

FACULTY CO-ORDINATOR

Ajinkya Sonawane

PRESIDENT

Faizan Khan

VICE-PRESIDENT

Yash Shirodkar

SECRETARY

Shubham Nahar

TREASURER

Darshik Oswal

PUBLICITY HEAD

Aanshi Verma

MEMBER

Aditi Yadav

MEMBER

 

Events conducted by VIIT IoT FORUM:

Sr. No.

Event Name

Speaker/Guest

Audience

Date

1

Internet Of Things Workshop

Mr. Hitesh Panjwani (Geek's Lab)

VIIT Students (Comp, IT, E&TC)

19/01/2016 & 20/01/2016

2

Workshop on Arduino Hands-On

Saptarshi Academy

VIIT Students(Comp, IT, E&TC)

21/07/2016 & 22/07/2016

3

Training Sessions for SciTech Competition

Umair Shaikh, Minesh Shah, Mohammed Faizan Khan

VIIT Students

22/07/2016

4

Workshop on Arduino Hands-On

Umair Shaikh, Minesh Shah, Mohammed Faizan Khan

BE Students (E&TC)

10/10/2016

5

Project Guidance to BE Students

Umair Shaikh, Minesh Shah, Mohammed Faizan Khan

VIIT BE (IT, Comp, E&TC) Students

Academic Year 2016-17

6

Arduino Day Celebration

Prof. Nitin N. Sakhare

VIIT Students

01/04/2017

7.

Arduino Programming workshop

Prof. Nitin N. Sakhare, Prof. A.P. Katade, Ajinkya Sonawane, Mohammed Faizan Khan

Walawalkar School Students

19/08/2017 to 20/08/2017

8

Hands on workshop “Internet of Things Applications using Raspberry Pi”

Prof. Nitin N. Sakhare

KJ College of Engineering and Managment

21/03/2018