IIIM is the Training and Outreach Partner for the project “Open hardware based Bio-Sensing Platform under University of Calcutta funded by Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Govt. of India.
State of the Art Training Programme :
The project envisages a scope to train students in 3 different “State of the Art” short term courses to enhance their skills for better employment opportunities. After completion of the programme with hands-on-training, a student will be in a position to present himself better to the prospective employers.
To implement the Training Programme, IIIM has done TNA and on based on that developed the Training Curriculum and delivery plan.
IIIM has also gone an extra mile to arrange resources from industry to provide the trainers a flavour of industry and make the training totally hand-on project based.
Duration : From 24th July – to 29th Sept
T1. Training : Introducing Rasberry Pi + Projects
T2. Training : IOT Basics + Projects
T3. Training : Course on Android
For training T1 and T2, IIIM selected resources from Swecha, a non-profit organization with a decade long expertise in open source sofware and open hardware.This organization developed an Indian language version of Linux Operating System and has significant expertise in interfacing with IOT platforms. They have also successfully implemented a number of projects in this direction that can be inspiring to the young minds In addition, Mr. Kaushik Chakraborty faculty and innovator would take a few sessions.
For Andoid Training, IIIM has selected resources from industry experts who has relevant experiences in corporates like TCS, CDAC, Ericsson and Weavers Web Solutions Pvt. Ltd. and others.