Department of ECS, Pillai HOC College of Engineering and Technology (PHCET), Rasayani in association with the IETE Students Forum organized an Expert Talk on “Creative Healthy Spaces through Technology” on 15th September, 2023 on the occasion of Engineer’s Day.
Dr. Vinit Kotak
IETE Student team welcomed the gathering. Dr. Mansi Subhedar, Head department of ECS introduced the speaker, Dr. Vinit Kotak, Professor, Shah & Anchor Kutchhi Engineering College, Chembur, Mumbai. Speaker explained the concepts like the technology behind AI nurses, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, Humanoid robots etc.
Different Case studies of robots equipped with ultraviolet (UV) light have been used for disinfecting public spaces, hospitals, and transportation systems. Speaker also explained about uses of technology in post covid challenges.
Total 90 students and faculty members of ECS department benefited from this expert talk.
Outcomes of the expert talk are:
- The talk helped participants gain a deeper understanding of how technology can contribute to creating healthier spaces.
- Participants were introduced to innovative solutions and technologies that can be used to enhance the health and safety measures.
- The talk inspired participants to think creatively and explore new approaches in designing and managing technologies behind healthcare sector
The program concluded with a question and answer session followed by a vote of thanks to the speaker.