The Department of Information Technology of Faculty of Computing, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University organized a forum on “The Digitalization vs. Education and ICT Trends” along with a mentoring session on 3rd March 2017. The main intention was to enhance the students’ knowledge on the career paths available on the IT and IS streams. The resource personal for the event were Mrs. Kalhari Kaluarachchi, the Program Manager of Cisco Systems, Mrs. Maithree Malwattegoda, the Deputy General Manager of Fusion Sarvodaya and Mr. Ashoke Beddage, the Regional Manager of Palo Alto Networks. The resource personnel shared their past experiences and knowledge on the career paths in the IT industry.
Students got to talk to the specialists personally and clear their issues and doubts on the industry and the job opportunities. It was a rare and precious opportunity for the students. At the end of the session, the resource personal were given a token of appreciation from the of the Faculty of Computing , Department of Information Technology, KDU, Southern Campus.