Workshop on Internet of Things

Author: Ms.Tamil Arasi

A workshop on the ‘Internet of Things’ was attended by a group of eight students from the Department of IT on 22 Oct 2018. The Internet of Things (IoT) has been described as ‘a novel paradigm that is rapidly gaining ground in  the  scenario of modern wireless telecommunications.’ (Atzori, et al, 2010)

They were accompanied by two teachers, Ms. Khoula Ali Saleh Al Saadi and Ms. Tamil Arasi. The seminar was organized by the Department of Student-Centered Learning, Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman. The seminar was presented by Dr. Nasser Al Zeidi, Director – Center for Information Systems, Sultan Qaboos University. The presenter’s speech motivated students to know about the growth of technology towards IOT. The presenter discussed the need for IOT in technology, using good examples.

At the end of the seminar, the students were happy, having learnt about the importance of this new technology.