Swecha organized a half day guest lecture at Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad on 2nd September, 2013.
The Guest Lecture covered the following topics:
1. Internet Freedom
2. Big Data- Hadoop
The lectures were well attended by around 120 students from 3rd year CSE of Vasavi College of Engineering.
Ashish, Member, Executive Committee, Swecha, and SAP Consultant, TCS and Pramod, Big Data Architect at CapGemini handled the lectures.
The students were told in detail about the implications of surveillance by NSA and the need for digital freedom in the first lecture.
That was followed up by a lecture on Big Data and Hadoop. The students came up with interesting questions and expressed their willingness to associate themselves with Swecha and take up Free Software through establishing a GLUG in their college.