An Expert Talk on Job Opportunities in Cyber Security on 10.04.2024

The Skill Elevation Club of the Department of Computer Science & Applications of S.A College of Arts & Science organized an expert talk  on “Job Opportunities in Cyber Security” on account of the Department Valedictory function at the college auditorium on 10-04-2024. The expert talk on job opportunities in cyber security was organized to provide insights into the rapidly evolving field of cyber security and to enlighten the students about the diverse career paths available within this domain. The session aimed to highlight the increasing demand for skilled cyber security professionals and provide guidance on how individuals can prepare themselves for lucrative careers in this field. The Resource Person for the event was Ms.Shobana.M, Tech Lead, SMK Technologies Pvt Ltd, Chennai.

*TEKSACASIA’ 24*,A National Level technical Symposium on account of *National Science Day* on 28.2.2024

The Department of Computer Science and Applications, S.A. College of Arts & Science, Chennai organized *TEKSACASIA’ 24*,A National Level technical Symposium on account of *National Science Day* on 28.2.2024*TEKSACASIA’ 24*,A National Level technical Symposium on account of *National Science Day* on 28.2.2024

Around 166 students from 12 colleges in and around Chennai participated in this event.

The main aim of this programme is to showcase the talents of the students ,exchange their knowledge, and foster innovation in various technical domains.

Mr.Harinarayanan, Senior Database Administrator, Servimos Technologies inaugurated the event and delivered the inauguration address. 

The students participated in various events like 


Be My Siri(Quiz)


Papyrus(Paper Presentation)

Error 404(Debugging)

Rat & Trap (Just A Minute)

Posterio (Poster Presentation).

Dr.AjanthaDevi, Research Head,AP3 Solutions, Chennai delivered the Valedictory address and distributed the shields and certificates to the winners.

This event served as a platform for fostering innovation, collaboration, and learning in the field of technology. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the participants, volunteers, staff members and Our Management for their valuable contributions towards making this symposium a memorable and enriching experience.

“Navigating the future: Trends and innovations in AI” on 23.02.2024

● Event: “Navigating the future: Trends and innovations in AI”
● Event Date & Time: 23.02.2024 12.00 noon to 2.00 P.M.

Presenter: Hariharasuthan Thangavelu, Cyber Security Expert, Writer

Objective: The primary focus of the tech talk was to encourage attendees to move beyond being mere consumers of AI tools and instead explore the potential of becoming 'AI' technocrats. Thangavelu emphasized the addictive nature of modern social media and the importance of utilizing time wisely.

Key Points Covered:

AI Successes and Trends: Thangavelu listed numerous achievements in the field of AI and highlighted ongoing trends and potential innovations. This provided attendees with a comprehensive overview of the diverse applications of AI. Videos and Slides: Visual aids such as videos and slides were utilized to elucidate the trends and innovations in AI. This multimedia approach helped in enhancing understanding and engagement among the audience. Interactive Q&A Session: The session concluded with a highly interactive Q&A segment, during which attendees actively participated by asking questions and seeking clarifications on various aspects of AI.

Event Details:

● Comparing: Nilofar Nisha S and Jayaree S
● Banner and Introduction Slides: Gopika E
● Tamil Thai Vazhthu and Lighting of Kuthuvilakku: Traditional elements were incorporated to
start the event on a culturally rich note.
● Welcome Address: Sibash P delivered the welcome address, setting the tone for the session.
● Guest Introduction: Devi K introduced Hariharasuthan Thangavelu to the audience.
● Guest Presentation: Thangavelu delivered the presentation, focusing on the outlined

Introduction to AI Technocrats: Thangavelu began by defining the concept of AI technocrats—individuals who not only use AI tools but actively engage in the development, innovation, and ethical application of AI technologies. Challenges of Consumerism: He discussed the drawbacks of being passive consumers of AI, emphasizing how it can lead to dependency, loss of critical thinking skills, and a lack of

Empowering Individuals: Thangavelu stressed the importance of empowering individuals to harness AI technologies for their benefit, whether in personal or professional contexts. Time Management and Social Media: Drawing attention to the addictive nature of modern
social media platforms, he provided strategies for managing time effectively and avoiding excessive consumption. Success Stories: Thangavelu showcased several success stories where AI has revolutionized industries such as healthcare, finance, transportation, and education. These examples served to inspire attendees and illustrate the transformative power of AI. Trends and Innovations: He discussed current trends in AI, such as machine learning, natural language processing, and computer vision, and highlighted potential future innovations that attendees could explore further.

Ethical Considerations: Thangavelu addressed ethical considerations in AI development and usage, emphasizing the importance of responsible and transparent practices to mitigate risks and ensure positive societal impact. Call to Action: The presentation concluded with a call to action, urging attendees to actively engage with AI technologies, pursue further education and training, and contribute to the advancement of the field as AI technocrats. By elaborating on these points, the guest presentation effectively communicated the
objectives of encouraging attendees to become active participants in the AI ecosystem, utilize time wisely, and explore the diverse possibilities offered by AI technologies ● Q&A Session: The interactive segment saw students asking questions on various topics, with
particular interest in the use of AI in mental health support, share market, and trading. ● Vote of Thanks: Arshawarthani S extended gratitude to all involved in making the event successful including the guest, Correspondent, Thiru. P. Venkatesh Raja, our Director Dr. V. Sai Sathiyavathi, our Principal Dr. Malathi Selvakumar and Heads of Departments of AI and C.Sc. ● Photography and Video: Rohith Kumar V, Abishek Praveen K, Raju R, and Mohammed Irfan I captured the event with the guidance of the Department of Viscom.

The tech talk provided attendees with valuable insights into the realm of AI, encouraging them to explore its potential beyond conventional usage. The interactive nature of the session fostered engagement and enabled a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

*Reducing Mental Stress during Placement Drives* on 3.2.2024

The Department of Computer Science and Applications organized an Awareness session on *Reducing Mental Stress during Placement Drives* on 3.2.2024 by our BCA Alumni students Mr.Abu and Mr.Vignesh currently working as Technical Support Engineers,Flowserve Technologies,Chennai.

During the session they gave various tips and techniques to handle interviews without fear and stress.

All together the session was very useful to our final year students.

The Department of Computer Science and Applications organized a Workshop on Personality Development for our college first year girls on 30.1.2024

The Department of Computer Science and Applications organized a Workshop on Personality Development for our college first year girls in our preview theatre by 10.30am.

Ms.Arshi, Programme trainer from REXONA Confidence Academy was the resource person.

She gave various important tips on developing Personality and explained how the girls should be confident enough to handle tough situations.

Myth and facts of blockchain technology organised by department of computer science on 24.01.2024

Date: 24.01.2024

Title : Myth and facts of blockchain technology organised by department of computer science on 24.01.2024

Guest: Mr.Raj Arun 

Lead Architect

Association with ICT Academy

Blockchain is a method of recording information that makes it impossible or difficult for the system to be changed, hacked, or manipulated. A blockchain is a distributed ledger that duplicates and distributes transactions across the network of computers participating in the blockchain.

Computer science Freshers day-” Fledgling Fiesta” on 18.10.2023

The Department of Computer Science and Applications of S.A.College of Arts & Science conducted Freshers day programme for the classes of First year BCA,B.Sc. Computer Science,B.Sc. Computer Science with Artificial intelligence students in the College Auditorium today ,(18-10-2023).

Various games and activities were organized for the students and all the students actively participated and enjoyed the event.


Inter college meet’23 on 17.10.2023

The Department of Computer Science and Applications students won First prize in Paper Presentation, Second prize in Art from the Waste and  Second prize in Adzap in the Inter College  Meet '23 conducted today at Nazareth College of Arts and Science. 

Inauguration of the Skill Elevation Club on 27.09.2023

The Department of Computer Science & Applications inaugurated of the Skill Elevation Club on 27.09.2023.   The inauguration was between 10.00 a.m. and 12. 00 p.m. at the Preview Theatre. 

Mr.S. Benny Mithun G.R, General Manager, Emerald Global Automation India, was the resource person of the Inauguration. He inaugurated the club and delivered his inaugural address.

He said,”It is indeed a momentous occasion for all of us as we embark on a journey of self-improvement and skill enhancement. This club is a testament to our commitment to nurture well-rounded individuals who are not only academically proficient but also possess a wide array of practical skills”. Mr.P. Chandrasekar, the head of the department listed the planned events for the year under the club. The event garnered strong support from the correspondent Mr.P. Venkatesh Raja, Director Dr.V.Sayi Satyavathi, and Principal Dr.Malathi Selvakkumar.

The following students were nominated as the steering committee of the club.

Mr.Rakshith,III B.Sc CS- President

Ms.Riya Tiwari II B.C.A- Vice President

Mr.S.Akash III B.C.A- Secretary

Mr.Senthu II B.Sc CS- Treasurer

On a whole the session was highly informative.

SACAS(Host College)- FDP has organized by Department of Computer Science & Applications from 21.08.2023 to 25.08.2023

The Department of Computer Science and Applications, S.A.College of Arts & Science,Chennai-600077 has organized a 5 days National Level Faculty Development Programme as one of the Host College on Cloud Infrastructure(AWS) in collaboration with Brian O Vision Solutions India Pvt. Ltd, AICTE and Ministry of Education, Government of India from 21-08-2023 to 25-08-2023 through online Zoom platform.

India Book of Records has recognized this FDP as a record for the maximum number of participants with over 28000 faculty members from more than 400 colleges/universities all over India.