Student Activities - CSI


Memebership Type : Institutional
Year of Starting    : 4th August 2009
Level                     : National
Member Ship No   : I01132
Current Strength  : 350


About the Society :

The Computer Society of India is a non-profit professional meet to exchange views and information learn and share ideas. The wide spectrum of members is committed to the advancement of theory and practice of Computer Engineering and Technology Systems, Science and Engineering, Information Processing and related Arts and Sciences.

The Society also encourages and assists professionals to maintain integrity and competence of the profession and fosters a sense of partnership amongst members. Besides the activities held at the Chapters and Student Branches, the Society also conducts periodic conferences, seminars.

Website of the Society:

Computer Society of India is the first and largest body of computer professionals in India. It was started on 6 March 1965 by a few computer professionals and has now grown to be the national body representing computer professionals. It has 71 chapters across India, 418 student branches, and more than 90,000 members.Computer Society of India regularly organizes workshops, seminars conventions, and technical talks for the benefit of professionals and users of IT apart from conducting continuing education and professional development programmes for a focussed audience of budding professionals, researchers and students. The CSI Annual Conventions are held in different cities across India. The other leading examples of national/international conferences include BIG, COMAD, ConSEG, COMNET, ConfER etc. Among these, the National Conferences on Education and Research (ConfER) are the latest addition since the 2007-08 academic year. The 48th Annual Conventionof CSI with "ICT and Critical Infrastructure” as the themeis held at Visakhapatnam during 13th - 15th December 2013.

Aims and Objectives of the Society:

The mission of the CSI is to facilitate research, knowledge sharing, learning and career enhancement for all categories of IT professionals, while simultaneously inspiring and nurturing new entrants into the industry and helping them to integrate into the IT community. The CSI is also working closely with other industry associations, government bodies and academia to ensure that the benefits of IT advancement ultimately percolate down to every single citizen of India.

Significant Achievements of the Society in GITAM UNIVERSITY:

1. Best CSI Student Chapter Award in Region-V in the year 2010 during 46th  CSI Annual National Convention held at Ahmedabad.

2.The CSI student branch,GITAM University received best student chapter award in AP State Student Convention  in the year 2011.

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List of Resources Persons :





Date of the Visit


Mr. M.P.Dubey

Joint Director ,SPTI

SPTI, Visakhapatnam



Shri. B.Shivadhar Reddy

Commissioner of Police

Commisionerate of Police, Visakhapatnam



Dr.S. Sai Vemulakonda


George Brown College, Canada

August 2013


Dr. Venu Desigi


Bowling Green University, USA



Dr. N.L.Vijaya Kumar


Laboratory of Computing and Applied Mathematics, Brezil



Mr.C. Yukthesh

Academic Associate




Mr. A. Karuna Reddy

Lead Developer

RCN Technologies, Virginia, USA

August 2010