The two day technical and cultural fest INFOTSAV was held on 12th and 13th of October 2019. This event was organized by the Dept. of Computer Applications and was inaugurated by Dr. Nagesh Poojary, Head of Computer Vision, Continental Automotive Components, Bengaluru, Prof. T.N. Nagabhushan, Principal & Dean, Dr. V.N. Manjunath Aradhya, Head of the department, Mr. Tejaswi, Faculty Coordinator were witnessed lighting the lamp.
Inauguration was followed by technical talk from the chief guest Dr. Nagesh Poojary and presented different aspects and components of research on autonomous cars at Continental. Highlighted the constraints in building intelligence into the cars and showed different videos on different demo cars which operates on Artificial Intelligence. Mentioned about the tools such as C++, Image processing at Continental. He also presented the need of deep learning technologies in building autonomous cars.
Every year Infotsav tries to combine all the aspects of a technical education in the form of exciting events where students across the nation participate. Some of the events are Hackathon – a platform to bring out solutions to a real world problem, Ideathon – an idea pitching platform for students, Tech Secrets – where the students are tested for their programming skills, Techbate – in which students participate to showcase their knowledge about current trends in technology. 10 different colleges were participated in this event and inter department of JSS Science and Technology University were also participated.