A technical talk on “Emerging Technology- Trends covering future of Healthcare, Precision Agriculture and Robotics” was delivered by Mr.Anadaraj Thangappan, B.E.,M.S.,(DMTS-Senior Member ,Smart Devices Group, Wipro Limited) on Saturday, 27 October 2018. The program was organized by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering as a part of the department’s FORUM activity.
Mr.Ananadaraj exposed the participants to the plethora of emerging technologies like Autonomous things –(automatic things and autonomous things), Augmented Analytics, AI- driven development, Digital Twins, Immersive experience, Empowered Edge, Block Chain, Intelligent Mesh, Quantum Computing, Swarm of Things, Hyper Spectral Imaging, CoBots to mention a few. He also explained how these technologies can be applied to areas like Robotics, Precision Agriculture and Healthcare.
The session was complemented with spectacular videos demonstrating the power of these technologies and their applications for solving a variety of problems. One of the videos showcased the manipulation of 1200 drones for display of several forms that flagged off the Winter Olympics 2018 at Pyeongchang.