IEEE RAS SBC RIT organized the first edition of Simcon, a 24 hour online Arduino hackathon on 5th May. As a result of keen competition among 19 participants, IRENE ANN ZACHARIAH of S4 ECE emerged as the winner. The hackathon enhanced the programming and circuit designing skills of participants.
Women in Engineering Affinity Group of IEEE SB RIT organized a webinar on GHCI scholarship on 30th April 2020. The session was led by Pritika Merryl, a GHCI scholar of the year 2017 and HR of Prodapt Solutions Private Limited.
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted the 4th webisode of webinar series, Webinarit on 28th April, 2020 at 8 PM. The session was handled by Liya Ann Thomas of S4 ECE of RIT, Kottayam on the topic ‘Fundamentals of Antenna'.
Women in Engineering Affinity Group of IEEE SB RIT and IEEE SB CUSAT jointly hosted an execom training webinar session featuring Prof. Mini Ulanat, Chairperson, WIE Affinity Group, IEEE Kerala Section.
No: of participants-20
🔹 1st- Bivin Varkey Varghese
🔹 2nd- Aravind Ram K
🔹 3rd-Muhammed Sajad A
IEEE PES SBC RIT and IEEE PES WiP RIT jointly conducted a Webinar on the topic 'Engaging WIE Activities to Ensure More Power to Future' on 20th April 2020 at 7 PM IST. The session was handled by handled by, Prof. Celia Shahnaz.
As the first episode of E-Index series, the students of Computer Society were asked to make a report of an interview with an Engineer in the field of software. A total of 6 entries were collected from various students.
Codeathon was a 12 hour long coding contest organised as part of Women in computing on 14th April from 8am - 8pm. Questions were added each hour totalling to 9 questions. Merin Babu of 2nd year CSE secured the first position, followed by Sreelakshmi NS of 3rd year CSE at the second position and Irene Anna Kurien of 1st year CSE at the third position
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted 2nd edition of PESQUIZINE, an intercollegiate, online quiz competition on 13th April 2020 at 8 pm based on March-April edition of IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. 43 students from 16 colleges under 6 sections of India participated in the event.
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted the third webisode of the ongoing webinar series, WEBINARIT on April 12th, 2020 at 8pm. The session was handled by Saniya Binu of S2 EEE of RIT, Kottayam on the topic 'Wireless Power Transfer System'.
A WhatsApp group called Revelio with all the participants was formed. Questions were uploaded in this group as well as in the Instagram page of IEEE SB RIT. Contestants were to submit their answers to the link provided in a specified time.
IEEE PES SBC RIT is conducting a webinar series and the second webisode of the series was held on April 9th, 2020 at 11am. The session was handled by Amal A G of S6 EEE, IEEE student member, RIT on the topic ‘Myths and Facts in Electricity'.
IEEE PES SBC RIT is conducting a webinar series, Webinarit and the first webisode of the series was held on March 29, 2020 at 8 PM. The session was handled by Mohammad Shibin of S6 CSE, Chairperson of Computer Society RIT, on the topic ‘Technology Within Smartphones’.
The edition-2 of Code Colosseum, a 24 hour long coding competition was held on 28 March at 10am. The contest was hosted online on HacherRank with 35 participants. The contest had six questions and Bivin Varkey Varghese of third year CSE secured the first position followed by Arvind Ram of first year CSE at the second position and Shivani Sanjay of second year CSE at the third position.
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted a technical paper writing competition for IEEE members of RIT on the topic ‘renewable energy’.Entries were open from 23rd to 31st March 2020.IEEE paper submission format was strictly followed in the competition.
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Student Branch Chapter RIT conducted an online content writing competition on the topic “technologies that changed the 21st century “, during the quarantine period exclusively for the students of RIT.
🔹 1st - Irene Anna Kurien, S2 CSE
🔹 2nd - Irene Ann Zachariah, S4 ECE
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted an inter college online quiz competition named PESQUIZINE on 21st March 2020 at 8pm based on Jan-Feb edition of IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. There were a total of 37 participants from 12 colleges.
The contest was hosted on HackerRank and there were 31 participants. The Edition - 1 of Code Colosseum had three questions and Sidarth Ajithkumar of 1st year CSE secured the first position, runner up Bivin Varkey Varghese of 3rd year CSE followed by Irene Anna Kurien.
EEE RAS SBC RIT successfully conducted an online python learning program, “30 DAYS OF PYTHON”, exclusively for the students of RIT during the lockdown period. The main objective of the course was to give a basic idea of programming to the beginners, who literally didn't know where to begin.
An outreach program on social media marketing for self-employed women was conducted by IEEE SB RIT Women in Engineering Affinity Group on 8 March 2020 as part of International Women’s Day Celebrations.
The contest was open to all students (both boys and girls). Rules and regulations for the contest were settled. The participants were to abide by the rules and mail the entry along with their respective name, institute and Instagram ID
Joining the global celebrations of International women's day, Industry Applications Society and Women In Engineering Affinity Group of IEEE SB RIT collaboratively conducted a women's day special 'Technical talk' involving five women speakers.
As part of techsortium, an IEEE LINK paper presentation event, a preliminary quiz competition was conducted by IEEE SB RIT on 29th of February 2020 for all IEEE members of the students branch. 15 students took part in the competition.
Women in Engineering Affinity Group of IEEE SB RIT conducted a blogging competition for all members on the topic “ Women in Engineering”. Participants were expected to prepare an article for a blog on the topic and submit the link of the entries in the Google form.
A programming workshop was conducted by Computer Society SBC IEEE SB RIT for EC and EEE students on 15 th February 2020.This session was the 2 nd one in the series of programming workshop planned for EC and EEE students. This workshop was taken by Mr. Vaisakh
The Smartphone Controlled Robotics Hackathon commenced by 9:45 am on 9 February 2020. The participating teams were shown in the arena where their robots were to be tested. The participants developed solutions for the given problem and tested trial runs.
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Student Branch Chapter RIT conducted a workshop on “Smartphone Controlled Robotics” on 8 February 2020 at the EEE department. The session was handled by Mr. Anish M S, Young Professional from IEEE Kerala Section.
IEEE PES SBC RIT conducted an Online Poster Designing Competition on the theme "Edison Day", which spanned from 7th February 2020 to 10th February 2020. The competition was conducted in accordance to the birthday of Thomas Alva Edison.
Ann Philip, WTM (Women Techmakers) scholar, S6 CSE Student, successfully carried out the awareness talk for the participants. Initially, she shared her experience acquiring the scholarship and about the retreat program which provided her this opportunity.
IEEE RAS SBC RIT convened it's second general meeting for this academic year on February 6th at EC department. The RAS execom discussed with the members about the future course of the society as well as addressed their various concerns and queries.
A basic programming workshop was conducted by Computer Society for EC and EEE students. This workshop was aimed at students who are beginners and have zero knowledge in programming.
IEEE SB RIT Execom 2019 organized an IEEE Alumni Meet on 26th January, Sunday at Sopanam Hall, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology Kottayam from 10:30 am to 4:00pm. Alumni from different batches congregated to attend the meeting in person as well through digital media.
IEEE PES SBC RIT and IEEE IAS SBC RIT jointly organized Electrical Hackathon on Saturday, 25th January 2020 at Sopanam Hall. The Hackathon comprised of 21 participants from different branches which were then grouped into 7 teams.
A talk was conducted on power system protection by Manoj Gopal T from KSEB on power system protection on February 15th 2019 in the EEE seminar hall. Around 40 IEEE members attended the lecture.
A workshop on LED bulb making was conducted on 4th November 2018 by Eco Power in the electronics lab of the EEE department through the PES MDI funding. It was attended by 30 participants and around 300 LEDs were assembled.
A workshop on the basics of electronics and electrical engineering was conducted on 24th to 28th September 2018 in the EEE department. More than 70 IEEE members attended the event. The session was conducted by Dr. Jayan MV and Mr. Fayyaz E
IEEE RIT SB Computer Society conducted an introductory session on git on August 13th 2018 in the Computer Society department. The session was taken by Abhijith K, chairman of the CS Society department and was attended by 29 IEEE CS members.
Two ten-day workshops were conducted by IEEE RIT SB from July 20 to 29 at Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology. One of the workshops was on embedded systems and Internet of things (IoT). It was attended by fifty participants.
HTML beginner workshop was a part of the Web Development workshop series which included workshops on web development at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level. The beginner level HTML workshop was conducted on April 18th 2018 in the Computer Science department.
A three day workshop on Photoshop was conducted by IEEE RIT SB CS Society exclusively for girls on March 6th, 7th and 8th 2018 as a part of woman’s day celebration in the Computer Science department. Twenty-five girls attended the class.