The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering had organized an online Alumni Guest Lecture on ” SOFTWARE TESTING AND AUTOMATION ” on 07th April 2022 at 07.00 p.m. through the Microsoft Teams platform. Mr.S.Gopikannan, Software Tester (QA ANALYST), Datazoic Machine Pvt.Ltd., Chennai was the Alumni speaker. The welcome address was given by Dr.M.Sudha, HoD, ECE and V.Shanmathi from second year ECE introduced the Alumni speaker.
The objective of organizing the alumni guest lecture was to create awareness among the students about Software testing and Automation. In the presidential address, Principal Dr.M.Prem Kumar addressed that “Alumni are the greatest backbone of any Institution”. He also insisted on a collateral and collaborative thinking and growth among the students. Followed with it, the alumnus explained about Software testing, different software models, White box and black box testing, various tools for software bugging, software bug life cycle and finally clarified the queries posted by the students. The outcome of the event was, students had an overview about Software testing and Automation and the various concepts to attend their placement drive and interview with respect to software testing and modelling.
Finally, the vote of thanks was delivered by K.Sowmiya from third-year ECE. Dr.M.Sudha, Professor and Head, ECE, Mrs.Renukadevi , Alumni Association coordinator, Mr.S.Sathish, Department Alumni Coordinator, Dr.R.Mohana Priya, ASP, ECE and Association coordinator, Faculty members and around 80 students were present in the meeting. As per the feedback received from the students, it was useful for placement and skills development.