The inauguration of the MASM association of department of MCA of Srinivas Institute of Technology for the academic year 2018-19 and the enthusiasm of acquainting with the new members of the MCA department (fresher’s Day) was held on 17-09-2018 Monday in seminar hall. The chief dignitary of the day was the Director of SEMNOX Solutions Pvt Ltd. Mangaluru. The other dignitaries present were Dr. Shrinivass Mayya D, Principal SIT, Dr. Shashidhar Kini K , Head of MCA department and Mr. Girish Kundar faculty adviser of MASM.
The Inauguration commenced with a prayer by Ms. Amruthavarshini and team, 2nd year MCA. The president of MASM Mr. Jayaprakash has Welcomed the Chief Guest and other dignitaries. A floral welcome was given to all the dignitaries on the Dias . Mr. Mohammed Shabeer, 3rd year MCA has introduced the chief guest Mr.Kiran Karanki who is the hardware architect of Parafait – one of the cashless solutions for the water and theme parks. Kiran has been instrumental in growing their business in the theme and water park segment. At Semnox he has dual role. He is responsible for the sales in Americas and Far East Asia. As well, he heads the product development team. With a focus on next- generation hardware, he built the Edge and Lumin readers. And has not only impacted their operations in the Far East and the American markets, but also set up JV office in China.
This was then followed by the ceremonious lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries and President, Secretary of MASM Association.
The faculty coordinator of MASM Mr. Girish Kundar, Assistant professor, Department of MCA has introduced MASM office bearers to the audience by presenting rose from the chief guest Mr. Kiran Karanki and which is followed by a group photo along with dignitaries.
The secretary of MASM Ms.Shruthi K V has presented MASM plan of activities for the 2018-19 academic year.
Dr. Shashidhar Kini, Head MCA department the described importance of MASM and highlighted the key points in student life such as focus, leadership and learning skills . He motivated everyone to actively participate in the MASM activities to get benefited.
The toppers of the class in VTU examination held during 2017-18 are honored by giving certificates and mementos by the chief guest Mr. Kiran Karanki. Ms. Joslin and Ms. Dhanya stood first and second toppers in 3 rd and 4 th semester examination, Ms.Shruthi KV and Ms. Hemalatha secured first and second place in 1 st and 2 nd semester examination.
The chief guest Mr. Kiran Karanki, Director Semnox solutions Pvt Ltd Mangaluru stressed on the importance of thinking ahead of times and planning for inexistent technologies in the present time itself, as it is these advanced technologies which would be in control of many essential areas in the near future. He highlighted key technologies trends one is big Data and other is IOT with Cloud. He also mentioned security is big challenge in cloud and there will be lot of job opportunities in these fields. He advised the student to make fundamental strong so that you can easily adapt and learn the new technologies. The main focus of his speech was on being innovative and looking ahead into the era of machine learning and fully automotive environment for the people.
The president of the function Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D highlighted the importance of updating knowledge by learning new programming aspects, developing presentation organizing various skills events by under MASM. He also asked student to utilize this association platform to grow and bring new shape to their career. He thanked the chief guest for his presence in spite of his busy schedule.
The guest speaker was then thanked and presented with a memento by Dr. Shrinivasa Mayya D ,Principal SIT.
In the end, Mr. Abdul Haris Vice-president of MASM offered a vote of thanks to all dignitaries. He thanked all the faculties of MCA and students for gracing the occasion by their solemn presence. He also thanked technicians and non teaching staffs for providing all kind of facilities to conduct such wonderful program.
The students of MCA have organized few games for new members of MCA. There were singing and dancing events to entertain the new comers. The program was concluded by giving best performer of the day which was given to Ms. Amruthavarshini by Mr. Girish Kundar faculty adviser of MASM, followed by the national anthem. The lunch was provided for all the faculties and students of MCA.