Introduction To Big Data

An Expert Talk on “INTRODUCTION TO BIG DATA: A System Biology Approach’’ was conducted on 14th September, 2017 in Bio-Technology Department.The Expert lecture was given by Dr. Ashok Kumar, From Department of System Biology and Bioinformatics, Punjab University Chandigarh.Dr. Kumar imparted the knowledge about management, analysis and problems associated with big data. He has thrown light on the technology used for Big Data management as the big data is being generated in megabytes from various research, social media, photography etc. A hand on session was conducted to analyze various protein- protein interaction networks. One day Workshop on ‘Preparing Students for Job Interview’ was conducted in Bio-Technology Department by NITTTR, Chandigarh through¬¬¬¬ ICT, on September 15, 2017.Students got knowledge about Technical Writing which helps students to write their resume. It also emphasized on Personality Grooming and on soft skills. They learnt types of question they could face in an interview and the most crucial discussion about the workshop was Group Discussion, because this is the only part where they lack during an interview.