The department of ECE organized a Two day Hands-on workshop on Internet of Things (IoT) on 06-08-2016 and 07-08-2016. 60 students of final year participated in the Workshop. The inauguration function started at 09:00 AM on 06.08.2016 with invocation song by, Ms. Chaithanya of VII Sem A section. Dr. M Manoj Kumar Professor and Head,department of ECE welcomed the guests and the gathering. Mr. Shivayogappa H J, one of the coordinator introduced the resource person Mr. Adarsh B U from Smartron India Pvt. Ltd. Hyderabad.
Dr. Jagadeesha S N,Professor Dept. of ECE, addressed the gathering about the importance of IoT and also mentioned how effectively the technology can be used in areas like health monitoring systems, smart homes and smart cities etc. Mr. Prashanth S B, coordinator proposed the vote of thanks. Ms. Tejaswini G C was the MOC for the Inaugural function.
The speaker started the session 1 of day 1 at 9.30 AM in Nokia lab, he started with brief introduction of IOT followed byIndustrie’s view on IOT. After one hour of discussion on trends in IOT, most awaited hands on session started with different protocols on CoAP(Constrained Application Protocol) and its 3 types. After lunch the session took hands on Contiki OS followed by Cooja Simulator where students learnt the creation of node and transfer of data from node to node.
On day 2 speaker covered many topics, started with Angularjs and nodejs, java script to build application on IOT and cloud. Emerging OpenWSN OS was done hands on prior to lunch, after lunch hands on continued with arduino, sensors and actuators.
After the end of the last session, at 4.45pm the Resource person was thanked by Dr. M Manoj Kumar, Prof. and head, Dept. of ECE for sharing his knowledge with students and motivating them to cope with new technologies. Throughout the workshop Mr. Adarsh was assisted by Mr. Ranjith and Mr. Sandeep.