The inaugural function of CSI Student Chapter (COMPUTER SOCIETY OF INDIA ) combined with a Technical Talk on "New & Innovative Ideas as a part of your Academia" was organized by the department of Computer Science & Engineering in Baselios Mathews II College of Engineering on 19th Feb 2016 at 2pm.

The Chief guests Mr. Sreekanth.P.Krishnan(Chairman CSI-Trivandrum Chapter) and Mr.G Neelakantan(Former Chairman CSI-Trivandrum Chapter) along with other dignitaries from the BMCE(Baselios Mathews II College of Engineering) lighted the Lamp.


The Event started with a Heart Felt Welcome note from Mr.Akash Johnson (President, CSI Student Chapter, BMCE) and was later Presided over by Prof. Dr. E.V.Nampoothiri (Principal BMCE) and in his Presidential Speech he pointed out the need for many more of such events in the college as a part of student activity and mentioned the inauguration as a positive move by the Dept. of CSE.


The Chief Guest Mr.Sreekanth.P.Krishnan (Chairman CSI-Trivandrum Chapter) delivered his inaugural speech where he mentioned his gratitude to have been invited for the event and gave an outstanding speech on the importance of a CSI students chapter in a budding Engineers life. He also mentioned how participating in CSI related activities will help the students to get more experience in the field of Computer Science. He presented the Vice Principal of BMCE Prof. Oommen Samuel the certificates of Membership during the closing Ceremony.

During the Felicitation ceremony Prof Oommen Samuel and Prof. Biji Kumar.R (HOD CSE) both mentioned the event as an Achievement for the college and the CSE dept. They pointed out the need for the students to participate and learn some practical knowledge regarding the field of computer science and also noted that they will keep on providing the students with environment that could help them broaden their horizons .


The first Session ended with Vote of Thanks by Mr.Akhil.A.Chacko (Secretary, CSI Student Chapter, BMCE). He thanked all the guests and the dignitaries for sharing their valued time with the students and for giving brilliant ideas and thoughts to the budding engineers. He also thanked all the students and faculty members for backing and helping in the completion of the Inaugural function and for participating in it.


The second session was the Technical Talk by Mr.G Neelakantan(Former Chairman CSI Trivandrum Chapter) on the topic "New & Innovative Ideas as a part of your Academia". He started the session with humor and short stories about events and did some question & answer session with the audience. He also provided the students with some brilliant ideas to nurture their skills and attributes regarding computer science and all the aspects of life. The students took part in the technical talk with an warm attitude and a warm cup of tea, absorbing all the knowledge they can get from Mr.G.Neelakantan with sincerety .The event ended at 4:30 pm successfully with the creation of First ever Student chapter in the Dept of Computer science & Engineering in Baselios Mathews II College of Engineering.


CSI has 72 chapters all over India, 511 student branches, and more than 100000 members including India's most famous IT industry leaders, brilliant scientists and dedicated academicians. Now Department of Computer Science and Engineering of BMCE has started a student chapter with 80 student members and 2 faculty coordinators. Prof. Shine Raj G, Assistant Professor of Department of Computer Science and Engineering is the coordinator of the chapter.