The Computer Society of India (CSI) student branch of Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore has been adjudged as the best student branch in India for four consecutive years from 2010 onwards. This is a significant achievement, considering the fact that there are more than 600 colleges and universities in India, with CSI student chapters including reputed institutions like NITs at Surathkal, Kozhikode,  Jamshedpur; Anna University; VIT University; SRM University etc. 

Best CSI Student Branch Award for 2014 - 2015

The Computer Society of India (CSI) Student Branch of Amrita School of Engineering (ASE), Coimbatore, has been adjudged as best CSI Student Branch in India for the fifth consecutive year. This is a significant achievement, considering the fact that there are more than 600 colleges and universities in India with CSI student Chapters, including reputed institutions such as NITs at Surathkal, Kozhikode, Jamshedpur, Anna University, VIT and SRM. The student branch, which is hosted by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), was recognized for its successful conduct of several co-curricular activities and also for supporting the CSE department in organizing conferences, workshops and contests, such as International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Advanced Computing (ICONIAAC) 2014 and National Workshop on Computer Vision, Image Processing and Data Analytics 2014. Eminent speakers who have addressed the various events organized by the student branch included Dr. Prabhakar Mateti, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Wright State University, USA; Dr. C.R. Muthukrishnan, Former Deputy Director, IIT Madras and President, Computer Society of India (CSI); Dr. Masahiro Fujita, Professor at University of Tokyo; Mr. Apurba Das, Solution Architect, Image Processing group, Tata Consultancy Services Innovation Labs, Bangalore and Dr. Krishnan Kutty, Associate Technical Fellow for the Systems Engineering team at KPIT Cummins.

Highlights of 2013-2014

In 2013-2014, the CSI student branch, which is  hosted by Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) , was  recognized for its successful conduct of several co-curricular  activities as also supporting the CSE department in organizing  conferences, workshops and contests. The CSI student chapter organized  workshops on game development, android, multimedia streaming and big  data analytics during the academic year, 2013-2014. It also organized contests in Code Wars based on SCRATCH by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and technoplan competitions for the benefit of the students of Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore. The student branch also supported the CSE department in organizing the 15th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN), which is one of the most prestigious distributed computing conferences worldwide.

 

Best CSI Student Branch Award for 2012 - 2013

Dr. S.V. Raghavan, Scientific Secretary, Government of India and Chief Architect of National Knowledge Network (NKN) presenting best CSI student branch award for 2012-2013 to Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore at CSI National Convention at Vizakhapatanam.

 

 

 

Best CSI Student Branch Award for 2011 - 2012

Mr. Satish Babu, Director, International Centre for FOSS (ICFOSS) presenting best CSI student branch award for 2011-2012 to Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore at CSI National Convention at Kolkata.

 

 

 

Best CSI Student Branch Award for 2010 - 2011

Mr. M.D. Agrwal, President, CSI presenting best CSI student branch award for 2010-2011 to Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore at CSI National Convention at Ahmedabad