On 7th September, there was guest lecture by Mr Chandran Natrajan, an industry expert in IT. He comes with a rich experience in IT industry and has held many CXO positions in leading IT companies.
He started the lecture by giving the basic knowledge about information technology and its core objective. Then he briefed us about the advent of information technology and the other kinds of technology. He further informed us about the contribution of IT sector to the GDP of the country.
He then explained the complete structure of IT , the hardware scenario, the software scenario. He then compared IT sector with the other sectors of the economy namely manufacturing sector, service sector, agricultural sector. He also told about the relevance of IT in retail industry and management world.
He also talked about the challenges faced by the IT sector and its scope. He gave a vivid picture of the current scenario of IT by giving relevant statistical data.
The lecture came to an end with the discussion on the anticipated future scenario of the IT sector.
The session was very informative and interactive . The crystal clear view and the valuable inputs given by Mr Chandran Natrajan will definitely enhance the knowledge of all the students.
By: Mansi Parikh