National Workshop on Big Data Analytics Tools NWBAT '2018

Start: 06-02-2018
End: 10-02-2018

nwbat 2018

Organized by: Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, SRM Institute of Science & Technology

Big data analytics helps organizations harness their data and use it to identify new opportunities.That, in turn, leads to smarter business moves, more efficient operations, higher profits and happier customers.This workshop aims to give hands-on training sessions for the faculty members who in turn will train their students in Big data analytics tools.

Session Details: 

Day 1: Dr.E.Poovammal Data Analytics using R

Day 2: Dr.R.Annie Uthra Data Analytics using Python

Day 3: Dr.S. Prabakaran Data Analytics using MATLAB Mr. Karthick Nanmaran Data Analytics using Tensorflow

Day 4: Dr.S.Geetha Massive Online Analysis

Day 5: Group Project by the participants with mentor's guidance


Event Report: 

The Special Interest Group (SIG)-Data mining / Big data of Department of Computer Science and Engineering of SRM IST, Kattankulathur in association with IET (The Institution of Engineering and Technology) has organized a five days National Workshop on Big Data Analytics Tools - NWBAT-2018  from 06th  February - 10th February 2018.

Dr.E.Poovammal, Professor, Department of CSE is the convener of the workshop. Mrs.P.Akilandeswari and Mr.Eliazer are the co-conveners of the workshop. The details of the workshop is available at the link:
More than 40 IET professional members and 20 Non_IET have attended the workshop, sponsored by IET Chennai Network. 

Exposure to advanced technologies and hands-on training on open source tools such as  R, MATLAB, PYTHON, MOA, and  E-views help the teaching community to guide the students on cutting-edge tools. Hence, this kind of workshops are organized with the support of SRM Institute of Science & Technology.

The very first session of the first day (06.02.17) on Introduction to Big Data was handled by, Dr.E.Poovammal, Professor, Department of CSE, SRMIST. 

The second day(7.02.18)  of the workshop began with the talk on Introduction to Python by Dr.R.Annie Uthra, Dept of CSE, SRMIST. She handled the hands-on session on Data Analytics Using Python in the afternoon session of the same day.

The forenoon session on 9.2.18( third day) was handled by Dr.S. Geetha, Professor, Dept of CSE, VIT. The speaker explored the challenges and techniques related to Data Stream Mining.Hands-on training session on Massive Online Analysis tool was given by Dr.S.Geetha in the afternoon session of the same day.

The fourth day(9.02.18) morning session was handled by Dr.S. Prabakaran, Professor, Dept of CSE, SRMIST. He gave a demonstration on Data Analytics using MATLAB.The afternoon session of the fourth day(9.2.18) was handled by Mr.Karthick Nanmaran, Dept of CSE, SRMIST on the topic Data Analytics using Tensortflow.

On the last day of the workshop, the participants were instructed to form groups with a minimum of 3 and maximum of 5 members. They were asked to do analysis on any dataset using any of the tools learned in the workshop. Totally 12 teams were formed. SIG group members mentored them.The team members were asked to give demonstration in the afternoon session. The demonstration was evaluated by Dr.S.S.Sridhar, IET- CLN Chairman and Dr.E.Poovammal, the Convener of NWBAT’18 Workshop.  All the participants were honored with participation certificate. Two teams were awarded with appreciation certificates for their project work. Finally, the NWBAT workshop was concluded at 5 pm on 10th February 2018.



Report On Budget Talk

Start: 07-02-2018




The Budget Talk was initiated by Dr. S Chitra, the Head of the Department of Commerce. The event was based on the Indian Budget for the financial year 2018-19 which was released by our Honorable Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley and was kicked off by Dr. Sridhar Krishnaswami, Deputy Dean of Faculty of Science and Humanities. He gave a brief introduction about the budget and explained the important changes and schemes that present in this budget.

Followed by that, the students of Department of Commerce presented their presentation about the budget and gave their views. The presentation included the highlights of the budget, merits, demerits and structural changes of the budget. Their presentation gave a deep insight into the budget to all the audience present in the seminar hall.

Later on, Dr. E Sambasivan and Mr. S Sairam, Assistant Professors of Department of Commerce shared their knowledge about the budget. They presented a comparative analysis of this year’s budget with the previous years and did SWOT analysis of the budget. Finally, the students who presented presentation were awarded mementos and certificates for their efforts and to encourage them to actively participate in the future events with same enthusiasm.

International Baking Demonstration and Interactive Session with Students

Start: 07-02-2018

Organized by SRM Institute of Hotel Management

International  Baking Demonstration and Interactive Session with Students

Date: 07 Feb, 2018

SRM Institute of Hotel Management established in the year 1993 is a part of premier educational SRM group. It’s been offering quality hospitality education and training for more than two and half decades. SRM IHM believes in the holistic growth of a student, thereby focusing on all the aspects which in turn mould a student to become a competent professional.
SRM Institute of Hotel Management on 7th FEB,  2018 from 10.00am conducted an International culinary demonstration & Interactive session with “Master Baker”-Chef Karl Guggenmos, Dean  of Johnson Wales University California, a Global Master Chef, is renowned near and far, for his delightful baking skills and flair, at  SRM IHM.
This tie up between various international culinary organizations and SRM IHM for sure will enable the students of SRM IHM to expand their horizons beyond the classrooms, maximizing their employability with a range of degree and nationally-recognized diploma, certificate and different programmes suitable for their level of experience and commitment.
The demonstration  given by chef Karl Guggenmos in presenting aromatic, delicious, mouth watering dishes like Italian Yummy Juicy Ricotta Cheese Dumplings and Italian aromatic Lemon chicken Piccata with spinach made the witnessing students, the budding chefs to aspire and dream ahead of a step in their passion of becoming the future chefs.
This demonstration was attended by the students of IHM Chennai, the Hotel management students of ASAN Memorial college of Arts and science, Students of SRM college Ekkaduthaangal and Students of SRM IHM.
The event concluded with Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar, the Director of SRMIHM honouring Master Baker Chef Karl Guggenmos with the memento and also to Ms. Kasturi Thangiah, The Recruitment Manager of At Sunrice, Singapore.

PCOS Screening Programme for Students

Start: 07-02-2018
End: 05-03-2018

PCOS is a reproductive endocrinopathy resulting in anovulation, in adolescent girls causing infertility and obstetric problems like GDM & PIH,  Unopposed estrogen is causing abnormal uterine bleeding and breast & uterine malignancy in future.

As a part of International Women's Day celebrations, we proposed to conduct  PCOS screening Camp for our students of SRM Institute of Science & Technology. All the investigations will be provided in a package at concessional tariff.

Date: 7th February to 5th March 2018

Venue: SRM Hospital Extension OP Services, Gate No. 6, University Campus

Time: Blood sample shall be taken from 7.00 a.m onwards (Students must come on an empty stomach with 8 to 10 hours Fasting) Consultation & Ultra Sound form 12.30 p.m to 1.30 p.m. Ultra Sound will be done in Department of Radiology at SRM Main Hospital

Package of Tests:

1. Complete Haemogram     -   Rs. 90.00

2. Serum Insulin (fasting)     -   Rs. 400.00 (Outsources no concession)

3. Blood Sugar (Fasting)      -   Rs.  60.00

4. TSH                                  -   Rs. 150.00

5. Serum Prolactin                -   Rs. 300.00

6. USG Pelvis                       -   Rs. 300.00

Total Cost                             -   Rs. 900 .00

Serum Insulin                       - 400 + 450 (900/2 - 50% concession) = Rs. 850

                                                      as a package deal.

Registration through on online only.

Email id:

Contact Number : 97919 38647




Guest Talk on 'Discrete Logarithms in Cryptography'

Start: 08-02-2018

Organized by Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SRM Institute of Science and Technology

Guest Talk on 'Discrete Logarithms in Cryptography'

In Association with ACM-W Chennai Chapter

Date: 08 Feb 2018

Time: 10.00 AM

Venue: 8th Floor, Conference Hall, CSE Department

Key Speaker

Dr. G. Venkiteswaran
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics
Associate Dean, WILPD
BITS, Pilani-Rajasthan 



Seminar based on internship at NTU

Start: 08-02-2018

Seminar based on internship at NTU, Singapore
Date: Feb 8th, 2018
Event Name: Seminar based on internship at NTU, Singapore
Faculty coordinator: Ms.M.Safa
The Global Academic Internship Programme (GAIPTM) is a 3-week short-term academic internship programme held in Singapore. It enables engineering undergraduates from universities and institutes of higher learning in Asia to pursue their passion and interest through internship, project work and research. Participants of this programme will work with industry professionals from Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Education, Asia Pacific and faculty from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore or National University of Singapore (NUS). The internship covers 2 modules on Big Data in a span of 3 weeks: Big Data and Hadoop – by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Education & Big Data Analytics with Artificial Neural Networks – by faculty from NTU or NUS.Aali Basant,Director,Corporate Gurukul gave an talk related internship programme. Mr.Jayesh Rathore,Corporate Gurukul, informed how to apply for the process . This seminar served as a guiding platform for all the students and made them aware about the internship. The student’s doubts and any queries regarding the technology were also being clarified by Mr.Jayesh Rathore.

Workshop on MDP in Supply Chain Management

Start: 08-02-2018
End: 09-02-2018

Organized by Department of MBA, Faculty of Management, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University)

Workshop on MDP in Supply Chain Management

Date: Feb 8-9, 2018

Workshop on Application of Data Visualisation and Machine Learning

Start: 09-02-2018
End: 10-02-2018

Organized by Department of MBA, Faculty of Management, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University)

Workshop on Application of Data Visualisation and Machine Learning

Date: Feb 9-10, 2018

Altitudes ' 18

Start: 09-02-2018

Organized by Department of  Mathematics, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM Institute of Science and Technology 

Venue: T.P. Ganesan Auditorium mini Hall I& II

Last Date of Registration: 5th February


  • Paper presentation
  • Poster Presentation
  • Mathematics Olympiads
  • Dumb Charades
  • Connexions






    Evidence Based Medicine & Clinical Research Conference (EBCCON)

    Start: 09-02-2018
    End: 10-02-2018

    Organized by: Department of Clinical Pharmacology, SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre

    In Association With: Medical Pharmacologist Society and Indian Society for Clinical Research