Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Recent Activities

Webinar on How to Crack a Product Manager Job Post B.Tech., 7th August, 2020

Webinar on How to Crack a Product Manager Job Post B.Tech., 7th August, 2020

A webinar on "How to Crack a Product Manager Job Post B.Tech.", by Sourav Karmakar, was organized by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the Institute on 7th August, 2020.

View the recorded webinar at https://youtu.be/Y2hbnBVuCfY

Sourav Karmakar, alumni of CSE BPPIMT 2014-batch. Currently, he is the Product lead at Vedantu - the live online tutoring platform for K-12 and JEE/NEET preparation, it's India's second-biggest Edtech startup and recently raised $100mn of funding. Sourav builds products for growth and heads the new initiative's team at Vedantu. Before Vedantu, he was leading products at healthcare startup DocsApp and vernacular startup Vokal. He is an Entrepreneur and started his first company SASLAB - a cyber security firm during 2nd year of college, which he sold in 2014. Post that launched Stupid App - a social gaming company that was acquired by Vokal for over $5mn in 2017.

He is a growth and product consultant to multiple big startups like TikTok, Nike, OnePlus, MTV Voot, etc. He is an angel investor and mentor startups in India and Southeast Asia to help them in product building and business scaling.

We, the members of the Department of CSE, are extremely proud of his achievements and wish him more success in life.

Sourav delivered an insightful talk on how to get a Product Manager Job as a fresher. He talked about Product management, Tools-framework need to learn, Career growth opportunities, Interview process, Case studies, etc. related to Product Manager Job. The session was very much useful for the current students.

We are thankful to all the participants consisting of Faculty members, Students, Technical staff members of our Institute and of other Institutes for attending the webinar.

How to Crack a Product Manager Job Post B.Tech., 7th August, 2020

Webinar on Supply Chain Technology and Product Management, 1st August, 2020

Webinar on Supply Chain Technology and Product Management, 1st August, 2020

A webinar on "Supply Chain Technology and Product Management", by Saikat Banerjee, was organized by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the Institute on 1st August, 2020.

Saikat completed his BTech from Department of CSE, B. P. Poddar Institute of Management and Technology in 2010. He subsequently was placed in CTS through campus interview. Further he graduated with a Masters degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is currently working at Amazon as Senior Product Manager – Technical. He has 9+ years of experience in companies like Amazon, Tesco, EA Sports and PwC.

We, the members of the Department of CSE, are extremely proud of his achievements and wish him more success in life.

Saikat delivered an insightful talk on supply chain, its implementation and how it applies in product management but also dived deeper into his career progression, how he pursued his higher studies, and other important tips for our students.

We are thankful to 136 participants consisting of faculty members, students, technical staff members of our institute and of other institutes for joining the webinar and we look forward to your participation in further engaging seminars that we have planned in August 2020.

View the recorded webinar at https://youtu.be/0ShSa71xiRc

Webinar on Supply Chain Technology and Product Management, 1st August, 2020

Webinar on Enhancing your Employability Quotient, 4th July, 2020

Webinar on Enhancing your Employability Quotient, 4th June, 2020

The department of Computer Science & Engineering,BPPIMT organised a Webinar Session on 4th July 2020 keeping the focus on the softskill of the students. The topic was “Enhancing your Employability Quotient.“ The speaker of the session was Dr. Ria Mukherjee. Dr. Ria Mukherjee is an interculturalist educator who has been teaching since 2001. After 10 years as an English teacher at undergraduate and postgraduate courses in academic institutions, she joined the industry in 2011. She is currently a Specialist faculty of Leadership, Business Skills & Culture at TCS. Dr Mukherjee creates courses, designs curriculum and conducts workshops for clients and colleagues. She has a PhD (in Arts) on Women’s Studies from Jadavpur University. She studied in Italy and England having won the Italian Govt. Scholarship and a Commonwealth Fellowship.Dr Mukherjee was a member of B P Poddar family in the department of Humanities.

The session was very engaging.It provided the right kind of information required for the students to present themselves during an interview.We were very fortunate to have Dr. Ria Mukherjee amongst us and also hope to conduct more sessions in future.

Webinar on Enhancing your Employability Quotient, 4th June, 2020

Webinar on Intelligence in IOT, 27th June, 2020

Webinar on Intelligence in IOT, 27th June, 2020

The department of Computer Science & Engineering, BPPIMT organised a Webinar Session on 27th June 2020 on the topic of Intelligence in IOT. The speaker was Atanu Roy Chowdhury an alumni of the department. He is a senior techno functional consultant for IOT/AI led digital transformations. He was member of technical staff at Infosys Software Engineering and Technology Labs,Harvard Sensor Networking Lab, Telcordia Advanced Technology Solutions Lab and Blue Highway. The prefinal year students and faculty members of the institute attended the session. The session was enlightening and informative. It not only provided the roadmap to study and nurture IOT but also encouraged students to take up Intelligence in IOT based projects.He also educated the students about the career opportunities of the same and how to enhance the knowledge to cater to the industrial demands.We are very fortunate to have Mr. Chowdhury among us who shared his knowledge as well as his experiences with the participants.

Webinar on Intelligence in IOT, 27th June, 2020

Webinar on Deep Learning in NLP and Speech for Low resource language, 20th June, 2020

Webinar on Deep Learning in NLP and Speech for Low resource language, 20th June, 2020

Webinar on “Deep Learning in NLP and Speech for Low resource language” was organised by Department of Computer Science & Engineering, BPPIMT on June 20, 2020 from 7-8 pm. Mr. Arijit Mukherjee, an alumni of 2016 batch of Dept. of CSE and presently working as Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft IDC, India was the speaker where 272 participants (faculty and students) spanning various colleges joined live on YouTube.

You can visit the webinar at https://youtu.be/mgFwc-JjLc4

Webinar on Deep Learning in NLP and Speech for Low resource language, 20th June, 2020

Past Activities

Alumni interaction session on 20th July, 2019

Alumni interaction session on 20th July, 2019

Atanu is a senior techno functional consultant for IOT/AI led digital transformations.In his current role he provides delivery andsolutioning support to Altiux’s global sales teams across India, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan and USA.

Prior to Altiux [IoT], Atanu was member of technical staff at Infosys Software Engineering and Technology Labs [IoT/ WSN/ RFID] , Harvard Sensor Networking Lab [WSN] , Telcordia Advanced Technology Solutions Labs (now Ericsson) [IoT] and Blue Highway (a Welch Allyn Company) [IoT/healthcare] .

He has post graduate degrees in Computer Science from IIT Guwahati and Harvard University and he is a senior memberof IEEE and Computer Society of India.and has published over 35 papers and patents in the area of IoT and wireless sensor networks and provided consultations for over 50 IoT based solutions.

An interaction session was held with our students of CSE 2ndand 3rdyear where Atanu shared his journey after college, days in IIT Guwahati & Harvard, experiences in the industry and as entrepreneur motivating them to pursue their dreams and be ready to face challenges on the way.

Workshop on Data Science Algorithms, September 13-15, 2018

Invited lectures on Deep Learning & Cryptography, September 15, 2018

Special Lecture on “Fun with Algorithms” by Prof. Sajal Das, Professor, Dept. of CSE, Missouri University of Science & Technology, September 5, 2018

Invited talk by Alumni Ms. Bedashrista Chattoraj on “Cyber Risk Management”, July 14, 2018

Invited lecture on “Semantic Web and MetaData Application Profile” by Dr. Mariana Curado Malta, co-investigator, Empower-SSE Indo-Portugal project, June 22, 2018

Invited lecture on “Randomized Algorithms” and “Complexity analysis of Linked List” by Dipankar Majumdar, AsP, RCCIT, April 19, 2018

Conference on Algorithms and Applications (ALAP-2018), January 11-12, 2018

Pre-conference tutorial, January 10, 2018

Regional Student Convention of CSI, Region-II, February 10, 2018

Workshop on Fundamentals of IoT using Arduino and Raspberry Pi, April 7, 2018

Workshop on Python Programming, July 5, 2018 – July 16, 2016

Workshop on Big Data and Hadoop, November 5, 2016

Workshop on Virtual Laboratory, March 17, 2017

HackOn101 – Coding Marathon, May 21, 2016

Guest lecture on Software Estimation, August 8, 2015

Guest lecture on Design Patterns, September 18, 2015

Guest lecture on Software Testing, September 12, 2015