Malabar Subsection Activities during Lockdown

Sabiq P V, Chair for IEEE Malabar Subsection

IEEE Malabar Subsection in association with IEEE Malabar Hub is organizing a Weekly Webinar Series every Thursday at 5.30 PM. The event started from 4th June 2020 onwards and still continuing. A total of 51 webinars were organized by the Subsection to date in which resource persons from different parts of the country as well as from outside the country delivered talks. The speaker for the webinars that was conducted from January 2021 onwards are listed below. On average 60 to 70 participants used to attend the webinar.

An online FDP on Recent Trends in Medical Cybernetics was conducted by the Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Calicut jointly sponsored by IEEE Malabar Subsection during 22nd to 26th February 2021. The resource persons for the FDP are Dr. Paul K Joseph – Professor, NITC, Dr. Sudhish N. George – Assistant Professor, NITC, Dr. S. Ramakrishnan – Professor, IITM, Dr. Pournami PN – Assistant Professor, NITC, Dr. Varadhan S K M – Assistant Professor, IITM, Dr. Deepak Mishra – Associate Professor and Head, IIST, TVM, Dr.Retheep Raj – Assistant Professor, NSSCE Palakkad and Dr. Subha D.P – Associate Professor, NITC. A total of 32 faculties from various academic institutes have attended the FDP.

The ShEra event was conducted on 10th March 2021 in the auditorium of NIT Calicut jointly conducted by NIT Calicut and IEEE Malabar Subsection and WIE to honor and encourage the women community in the college. The event was inaugurated by Dr. PS Sathidevi, Director in charge, NIT Calicut. The meeting was attended by around 90 participants.