PAMPORE: DcodeFuture organised 2nd Information Technology (IT) Conference at Srinagar International School Patalbagh Pampore area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.
The conference aimed to encourage young students to learn Computer Science and Coding.
Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi-ud-Din was the chief guest on the occasion.
Several othe guests were present during the function.
A number of students from different Educational Institutes participated in the congfrence.
The audience was also addressed by guests including Chairman SIS Sajad Shafi, Chairman Fastbeetle Sheikh Sami Ullah, Adv Nadeem Qadri, Motivational Speaker Sarfaraz Bhat (KAS), Founder Dcode Future, Senior Demo Engineer Junaid Masoodi, Social Activist, Motivational speaker Dr Towseef Bhat and Secretary General ICTA Samir Ahsan
Speaking on the occasion Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi-ud-Din congratulated the organisers for organising the program for students.
“I want students not to run after government jobs, we we ran after government jobs we became a depressive society,” he said, adding that students need to learn IT skills to create employment avenues for themselves.
On the occasion, Aadil Bhat, Founder DcodeFuture explained how they have been encouraging young students to learn skills that will empower them and make them self reliant.
“I am very thankful to Srinagar international school where we organised 2nd IT conference,
The aim was to reach to as many students as we can to inform them why it is important to learn computer and coding,” Bhat said, adding that it was in this context that they had invited IT experts to demonstrate before students how they could increase chances of employability, Aadil told Kashmir Reader.
Various IT experts and motivational speakers graced the occasion and encouraged students to learn IT skills. Few speakers from ICTA also shared their journey and briefed audience about progress of IT in the valley.
Earlier, an Inter School Competition was held in which all major schools of Pampore participated regarding IT and CS. Hamdaniya Mission School bagged 1st position, Ramzaan Paramedics got 2nd Position while Srinagar International School got 3rd position.
The conference ended by felicitation ceremony and victorious students were rewarded with trophies.