I.T.S Mohan Nagar UG Campus attended conclave on “Safer Internet “for BCA II & IV Semester Students on 10th February, 2020
In continuous efforts to enhance the academic quality, UG campus attended the conclave organized by the FICCI New Delhi. The objective behind this conclave is to make everyone aware about the safer internet i.e “Together for a Safer and Better Internet”.
Total 10 students participated in the event from BCA Ist yr and BCA II yr. students. The session stared with the welcome address by Mr. Virat Bhatia chairman ICT & Digital Economy Committee, FICCI. He spoke about the grey area of the internet technology and welcomed Mr. Abhishek Singh, CEO, MyGov. He spoke about the line of control which is required in the freedom of expression. He ask the audience to check look into the reviews and feedback before we download any of the apps. We should be equally aware about the freeware as some trojan will be downloaded along with the app and can harm your system. He asked audience to be aware and not to share PIN, Password, OTP and CVV number with anyone as it can be the medium to hack your details. Recently he came across about the duplicate version of BHIM app downloading such app can leak all your confidential information .Online gaming is making students behaviour vulnerable they are more prone to violence, abusive language. He also asked parents to be equally aware about the involving technology .He checked the audience awareness about the e-cigarettes. Laws only will not help but the awareness to the system is required. He also talked about the initiative taken by the government in this regard like cyber surakshit bharat. Many other speakers like Ms. Nishtha Satyam, Deputy Country Representative, UN Women , Dr. Subi Chaturvedi, Head Tik TOk for Good, Ms. Swati Rangachari , Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Sterlite Technologies and Prof(Dr) Farhat Basir Khan, AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Milia Islamia University shown their concern about the Cyber bullying , Phishing , Child Pornography Buying drugs online. At last all admitted that not alone the government or any other institute or any law can make the required changes to be part of the apnna internet its we all need to be aware and should talk about the risk involve to the children