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InfoV 2014 – Mega ICT Exhibition organized by Visakha Vidyalaya

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Trends are changing. The mindset of ‘No Girls are allowed in IT’ is changing. We bring to you InfoV 2014, an ICT Exhibition organized by Vishaka Vidyalaya. You read that right, a Girls school. Scheduled to take place at School premises itself, this event’s key objective is to spread the use of ICT among school children, in order for them to be Global Citizens.

Comprising of 5 main segments, such as

  • ICT Applications and Trade Exhibition
  • Mini Workshop on ICT themes by Industrial/Academia experts
  • Launching of an ICT Magazine with the winning article of the Trilingual Island wide ICT essay Competition
  • ICT Quiz Program
  • Games and Entertainment zone

ICT regulatory bodies, new inventions, institutions, ICT vendors, trade stalls and game zones are planned to happen throughout the day, where government bodies will showcase their latest ICT products, policies and services while the exhibition goes on.

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2 students from Visakha Vidyalaya talk to us about the exhibition

Exhibition Plan – Overall Exhibition is planned under five main zones

Zone 1 – Academic: Universities and related Institutions
Zone 2 – Industry: Participants from ICT Industry
Zone 3 –Government: Research & Development Sector, Authorities and Security Forces
Zone 4 – Entertainment: Cyber Games, 4D Cinema, Kids’ zone and Food Fiesta
Zone 5 – Mini Workshops: Hot Topics on ICT (40-60 min each)

The event will be inaugurated on the 21st Friday from 3.00 pm while the exhibition for school children will start at 8.00 am. The exhibition will be open for general public only on 22nd Saturday from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Workshop Plan:

Date Time Topic Speaker
21/03/14 7.45-8.45am Virtuous Communication for Tomorrow Ms. Menaka Pathirana
Ms. Theralika Livera
Ms. Nilupulee Dombagahawatta
(Telecommunications
Regulatory Commission)
TRC
Register
21/03/14 9.00-9.45 am Creating software Ms. Himeshi de Silva Register
21/03/14 10.15-11.15am Social Media Mr. Channa de Silva Register
21/03/14 11.45-12.30pm Oracle Academy and Careers in
Computer Science
Ms. Geetanjali Singh
(Oracle Corporation)
Register
21/03/14 2.00-2.45 pm Fundamentals and applications of
agent technology
Mr. Asela Neligama Register
22/03/14 9.00-9.45 am Introduction to artificial intelligence Dr. Palitha Dassanayake Register
22/03/14 10.15-11.00am ICT in fashion industry Ms. Rukshanie Vidyaratne
Ms. Udari Bandara
Register
22/03/14 11.30-12.30pm An Introduction to Google Search Mr. Rohan Jayaweera
(Google Sri Lanka)
Register
22/03/14 2.00-2.45 pm A career guidance session for
a successful IT career
Dr. Ruvinda Rathnagoda Register
22/03/14 3.15-4.15 pm Collaborative Learning through
O365
Mr. Harsha Randeniya
(Microsoft Corporation)
Register

Please visit the event page here.

 

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