National Seminar on Cyberspace security organized by CSE Department

In the current scenario, it is felt that while technology, communication devices and networks are making tremendous progress, cyber security itself appears to be taking a back seat. To address this issue a two day National Seminar on “Security in Cyberspace: A Challenge for Society” was organized at NRI Institute of Information Science and Technology by the Department of CSE. In the Inaugural session held on 5/4/2016, Mr. Vijay Khatri, AIG Cyber Cell was the Chief Guest. He emphasized on the security features of Facebook and also acquainted students on measures to prevent cyber attacks.
Earlier Dr. Amita Mahor, Principal NIIST, gave a brief introduction about the academic activities at NRI Group. Addressing the students, the Director of the institute Dr. S.C. Kapoor emphasized on the paramount importance of cyber security in today’s scenario. Mr. Yogesh Pandit, Asst. Prof. Atal Bihari Bajpai Hindi Vishwavidhyalaya, Bhopal, Dr. Nishchol Mishra, Assistant Professor, School of Information Technology, RGPV, Shri. R.S.Gautam, Director(Admissions) NRI Group were also present on the occasion. The dignitaries also released the proceedings of the Seminar.
Later during the day, technical sessions were conducted by Dr. Nishchol Mishra and Mr. Yogesh Pandit. The technical sessions were followed by very interactive question and answer sessions. Several students from various institutes from Bhopal and outside participated in the event and deliberated on the issue of cyber security.