“The greatest device for more creativity and innovations is a curious mind”
Delhi Public School, Pune organised Tech Seminar – 2020 on 25th January 2020 emphasizing on the new technologies that are currently developing or will be developed over the next five to ten years, and which will substantially alter the business and social environment.
Technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are still largely unrealized, such that they are figuratively emerging into prominence from a background of nonexistence or obscurity. The guest speaker for the seminar was Mr. Rahul Sehgal, Sales Head COE/ Academic Business at Siemens PLM Software.
He introduced the relevance, significance and utility of IoT (Internet of Things) in current industry. The concept of data analytics and Big Data was explained out to the students with an example of biometric machine and Apple smart watch. Artificial Intelligence - the theory and development of computer systems able to perform tasks normally requiring human intelligence, such as visual perception, speech recognition, decision-making, and translation between languages.
He briefed on Augmented Reality with an example of Google Lenses and Hollow Lenses and its varied applications in the field of Medicine, Automotive, Shipping, Packaging Goods etc. He also talked about Cloud Computing – a key emerging technology in market size and growth with examples of companies like Ola, Uber, Amazon and Myntra who use cloud based data centers to store their data.
The student speakers of class XI Informatics Practices and Computer Science presented a very informative and interactive presentation on Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality. A student speaker of class VIII Aaryaman Swami spoke on “Space Settlement” with very varied illustrations and videos which gave humanity an option for establishing human colonies on the moon. After the speakers, the ATL and Robotics club students showcased their projects to the guest. The event concluded with vote of thanks to the esteemed guest and student participants.