Webinar Series

During the unprecedented circumstance brought by COVID-19 outbreak, the Department of Computing and Information Systems has commenced a series of webinar sessions with the aim of enabling CIS undergraduates to continue their studies at home, by utilizing advanced e-learning technologies.

The initiative includes an Alumni Talk Series further making this an opportunity to strengthen the link between the present undergraduates of the Department and its alumni around the globe who are currently holding reputed positions in the field of Computing. Senior academics from other higher educational institutions as well as industry experts from leading software companies in Sri Lanka are also serving as resource persons in the Webinar Series.

 

 

   Session 01

           

The first session of the Alumni Talk Series was on Writing Quality Code which was conducted by Mr. Dilum Navanjana, Senior Software Engineer at Ascenda Loyality, Singapore. The session was conducted on 03rd of May 2020 via Zoom for third year and fourth year undergraduates.

  Session 02

 

A very insightful and informative session on Microservices in 2020 was conducted by Mr. Randika Hapugoda, Tech Lead at Softcodeit Solutions as the second session of the Alumni Talk Series. The session was conducted on 10th of May 2020 via Zoom.

  Session 03

 

As the third session of the Alumni Talk Series, a session on React Development was conducted by  Mr. Lahiru Ratnayaka, Senior Software Engineer at the Bank of Singapore, Singapore. The session was conducted on 17th of May 2020 via Zoom.

 Session 04

  A very effective session on Design a UI: In 10 Simple Steps was conducted by Mr. Suresh Godakanda, UX UI Engineer at Pearson Lanka, as the fourth consecutive session of the Alumni Talk Series. The session was conducted on 23rd of May 2020 via Zoom.

 

 

 

 

   Session 01

        

A webinar conducted by Creative Software was successfully concluded with the participation of over 100 undergraduates of the Department of Computing and Information Systems. The session which was on Mobile Application Development with Flutter was conducted by Mr. Kanishka De Silva, Associate Architect at Creative Software. The session was conducted on 13th of May 2020 via Zoom.

 

 

   Session 01

          

As the fourth session of the Webinar series organized by the Department of Computing and Information Systems, a very successful session on AI-Robotics Applications: An Insight of Development, Design, and Industry was conducted by Dr. Sagara Sumathipala, a Senior Lecturer attached to the Department of Computational Mathematics, Faculty of Information Technology,  University of Moratuwa. The session was conducted on 22nd of May 2020 via Zoom.