World Telecommunication and Information society
Day Observed by USTM
9th Mile, USTM, 17 May, 2018: World
Telecommunication and Information society Day
was organised today by the Department of
Computer Science & Electronics, USTM to raise
awareness about how Artificial Intelligence is
being used widely in the telecom sector. The
theme of the event was, "Enabling the positive
use of Artificial Intelligence for All".
Dr. P K Das, Professor, Department of Computer
Science and Engineering, IIT Guwahati delivered
a talk on the occasion. He enlightened the
students with new phase of technology that will
pace way for the digital revolution.
Professor Das explained about computer vision in
regard to capturing images and subsequent
recognition and storage of the patterns of
images. The different applications of computer
vision which includes image processing, computer
graphics, pattern recognition, robotics,
artificial intelligence were highlighted in his
talk with different examples.
Earlier, the welcome speech was delivered by
Vice Chancellor of USTM Dr. R K Sharma. The
event was also participated by Dr. Ajmal
Barbhuiya, Academic Registrar, USTM.