Fifth Edition of National Workshop on Computer Vision, Image Processing Techniques and Data Analytics
The department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore organized the fifth edition of National Workshop on Computer Vision, Image Processing Techniques and Data Analytics from February 18-20, 2015. The aim of this workshop was to provide an opportunity for participants from academic institutions and industries to enrich their skills and expertise in Image processing,Video Processing and Data Analytic. Over 130 participants from leading academic and industry and research institutions like Robert Bosch, NIT Trichy, Cochin University of Science & Technology (CUSAT) participated in the workshop. Mr. Apurba Das, Solution Architect, Image Processing group, Tata Consultancy Services Innovation Labs, Bangalore had given the inaugural address.
As part of the workshop, there were 4 tutorials with hands-on sessions on the following areas:
- Parallel Programming using CUDA
- Image Processing and Video Processing
- Computational Intelligence
- NS2 simulator
A workshop on IBM Blue Mix also be conducated on 19th February, 2015. Around 50 student members of CSI student branch were trained duirng the workshop. The session was led by Mr. Lawrence Mohanraj, DGM-Academic Initiatives, IBM.
The workshop also had an Android AppFest for participants to demonstrate their Android Apps.