Workshops / Seminars

Sr. No Title of the workshops / seminars conducted Date, Time and Venue Resource Person(s): Name, designation, affiliation Abstract / short note on the workshop/seminar Approximate number of attendees
1 Seminar on Patents and Intellectual Property Rights 24-01-2020, 2.30 PM, Symbiosis Institute of Technology , Pune Dr. Amit Tiwari, Professor & Head - Intellectual Property at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) A session on IPR awareness was organized for faculty of the Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering department of SIT on 24/01/2020. Dr. Amit Tiwari, Head-Intellectual property from Symbiosis Center for Research and Innovation was invited as an expert. 13
2 Workshop on "lntellectual Property Awareness" 13-03-2020, 2.0 PM, Symbiosis Institute of Technology , Pune Dr. Amit Tiwari, Professor & Head - Intellectual Property at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) To the best interest and continuous journey of creation and innovation at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) a Workshop on “Intellectual Property Awareness” for the faculty of Symbiosis Institute of Technology (Computer Science and Information Technology Department) was conducted on Friday, 13.03.2020 by resource person Dr. Amit Tiwari (Head- Intellectual Property, Symbiosis Centre for Research and Innovation) at Symbiosis Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (SCEI), Pune from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm. 17
3 Session on IPR 29-02-2020, 2.0 PM, Symbiosis Institute of Technology , Pune Dr. Amit Tiwari, Professor & Head - Intellectual Property at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) A session on IPR awareness was organized for faculty of the Mechanical Engineering department of SIT on 29/02/2020. Dr. Amit Tiwari, Head-Intellectual property from Symbiosis Center for Research and Innovation was invited as an expert. 13
4 AI Hackathon 2019 27-09-2019, 10.00, Symbiosis Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence (SCAAI) and Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) Dr. Ketan Kotecha, Director, SSymbiosis Institute of Technology , Pune AI Hackathon 2019 was jointly organised by Tata Motors Global Delivery Centre, Symbiosis Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence (SCAAI) and Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT), Pune between August 2019-September 2019. AI Hackathon was organized to nurture young minds for making them aware of scope of AI in industrial applications. This was first of its kind event organized by industry and academia where innovation in AI and NLP (Voice sentiment analysis) was explored by the participants. In the initial round, we had invited students and start-ups to participate in this innovative platform and challenge their minds in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Natural Language Processing (NLP) technologies to solve two very relevant state-of-art problem in industry 33
5 IPR Awarness Seminar 1/21/2020 Dr. Amit Tiwari, Professor & Head - Intellectual Property at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) A session on IPR awareness was organized for staff of the Applied Science department of SIT on 21/01/2019. Dr. Amit Tiwari, Head-Intellectual property from Symbiosis Center for Research and Innovation was invited as an expert. The session started with a short movie clip on historical developments in the field of IPR importance of IPR for India. The speaker, gave a brief review of IP office. He also talked about some inventions and myths about inventions. The difference between Invention, Innovation and Discovery was discussed. A brief background of IP and its significance was discussed along with the common mistakes made before filling a patent. Different types of patents such as Design, Process, Geographical Indicator (G.I.), Copyright, Novelty, Prior Art were discussed. This was followed by the general procedure for patent application in India and types of patent applications. The speaker also discussed non patentable inventions. The session ended with an overview.6- of PCT and IP statistics in India. 15
6 IPR Awarness Seminar 1/22/2020 Dr. Amit Tiwari, Professor & Head - Intellectual Property at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) On 22nd Jan 2020, “Awareness Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights” was conducted for the Civil Engineering faculty and research scholars. The invited speaker was Dr Amit Kumar Tiwari, Head-IP Cell, Symbiosis Centre for Research and Innovation, Symbiosis International University. 11
7 Workshop on Bibliometric 1/24/2020 Dr. Preeti Mulay, Associatre Profesor, SIT On 24th Jan 2020, “Workshop on Bibliometric” was conducted for the Civil Engineering faculty and research scholars. The invited speaker was Dr Preeti Mulay, Associate Professor, CS-IT Department, Symbiosis Institute of Technology 17
8 Blockchain And Distributed Ledger Technology 27-01-2020, 9.30 AM Symbiosis Institute of Technology , Pune Mr. Sudin Baraokar, Head Innovations, State Bank Of India and Founder Bigchain Asset.com and his technical team Blockchain And Distributed Ledger Technology Blockchain Applications are changing the ways business transact as they are more trust building, customer centric and secured with their distributed ledgers and Smart Contracts. Hence we aim to give you an exposure to this field and appreciate its acceptance in the global market. This workshop will be based on discussions,demonstrations of this emerging area and its applications in Finance, Healthcare, Provenance etc and will be conducted by industry professionals, domain experts and academicians and researchers of international repute. 28
9 Faculty Development Program (FDP) on Assessment Tools 25-01-2020, 9.30 AM, E&TC department, Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune Profesor Shripad Deshpande and Profssor Parag Narkhede, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune In the FDP two of such tools namely Kahoot and SAFE were discussed with the faculty members of SIT. These tools are online and students find them very interesting since both these work online on their mobile phones. 14
10 START-UP WEEK-Pitch Day 05-08-2019, 9.15 Am Symbiosis Institute of Technology Mr. Keerthi Kadam, CEO, Mynn Tech PVt. Ltd. Pune Students organized ‘Civil Engineering Startup Showcase'19 for entire day as a part of "Start-up week" under Entrepreneurship course. Students were assessed based on their performance during showcase as well as their final Pitch session. This was a small step towards making students aware of the Startup world and encourage them to start their baby steps to achieve greatest heights in future! We have tried to make the course as innovative and engaging as possible. 71
11 Entrepreneurship Carnival 18-04-2019, 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Mr. Keerthi Kadam, CEO, Mynn Tech PVt. Ltd. Pune As a part of experiential learning, a business project (“Entrepreneurship Carnival”) was assigned to the S.Y B.Tech 2017-21 Batch Civil Engineering Students from Entrepreneurship course. The carnival was executed on 18/4/2019 at SIT campus. The class was divided in to 10 groups. The outcome of the project was to have hands on experience and lifelong learning on planning, finance management, time management, working in team and marketing and customer service. 60
12 Deep Learning Workshop 03-01-2019, 10 A.M, Symbiosis Institute of Technology Prof. Raghu Santanam, Arizona State University · Dr. Ketan Kotecha, Symbiosis Institute of Technology, SIU · Nitin Mallya, GE Innovation Labs · Saurabh Deshpande, SAS · Vishal Gokhale, Agile FAQs · Dr. Aniruddha Pant, AlgoAnalytics · Akshay Bahadur, Symantec · Dr. Madhura Ingalhalikar, Symbiosis Center for Medical Image Analysis, SIU · Dr. Rahee Walambe, Symbiosis Institute of Technology, SIU Artificial Intelligence and specifically Deep Learning is disruptive technology which will affect our lives in the foreseeable future. The objective of this workshop is primarily to introduce this all-encompassing field of technology and provide an opportunity to understand the basics of deep learning techniques. Our aim is to provide an extensive exposure to hands-on coding to enable the participants to use the deep learning methods to find solutions to the problem in their specific areas of interest. 46
13 Software trainig on Revit Architecture & Auto CAD 2D 02-07-2018, 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Mr. Akheel from CADD Centre, Baner, Pune This Traning session was organized in order to prepare the students with advanced technical skills in order to make them compatible for industrial needs and to gain recognition globaly. 20
14 Six Sigma Green Belt TUV Certification 28-02-2018, 10.00 A.M. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Er.Dhananjay Apte, Six Sigma Consultant Six Sigma is a set of tools and techniques used by companies to improve production processes, eliminate defects, and guarantee quality. The Six Sigma certification helps in validating professionals who are skilled in identifying risks, errors, or defects in a business process and removing them. 28
15 Software training on CivilCAD 3D 02-07-2018, 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Team from CADD Center, Baner, Pune. AutoCAD Civil 3D software is a design and documentation solution for civil engineering that supports building information modeling (BIM) workflows. By learning to use AutoCAD Civil 3D, one can improve project performance, maintain consistent data, follow standard processes, and respond faster to change. 14
16 Software Training on BIM 02-07-2018 , 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Team from Bentleys System Pvt. Ltd. Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a new design technique, using a combination of new software and new design processes, in which we design buildings using data-rich three dimensional models. It is a much more efficient way of collaborating on the development of building designs, leading to greater efficiencies and better designs than can be achieved using older methods. 14
17 IPR sensitization workshop 28-02-2018, 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Mr Priyank Gupta and Mr Deepak Pawar, StratJuris Partners Symbiosis Law School, Pune through Intellectual Property-Cell Symbiosis International (Deemed University) is organizing a Workshop on Intellectual Property Sensitization on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Symbiosis Institute Of Technology, Gram: Lavale, Pune. 100
18 Construction Project Management-PRIMAVERA Workshop 07-04-2017, 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Team from Skyfi Education Labs Pvt. Ltd. Pune Introuuction to Construction Project Management, Organizational Structure Network Analysis Introduction to Primavera P6 software and Practical sessions 39
19 Software training on Autoscan and Autosteel 23-05-2016 10 AM. Symbiosis Institute of Technology Team from Newton Software Pvt. Ltd. Pune Software skill development on quantity surveying and estimation of civil engineering structures from the autocad drawings by practice sessions. 17