Softwarica College Hosts Insightful Guest Lecture on Data Ethics and Privacy
Softwarica College of IT and E-commerce was honored to host a thought-provoking guest lecture on Data Ethics and Privacy. The distinguished guest lecturer, Dr. Naveen Chilamkurti, Associate Dean-Partnership at the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences and Head of Cybersecurity Discipline at La Trobe University, shared valuable insights during the event.
During the session, Dr. Chilamkurti delved into the significance of data ethics and privacy in today's technology-driven world. He illustrated his points with practical examples, emphasizing data privacy concerns in the age of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Further, he discussed more about the connection between ethics and data, showcasing examples related to privacy and data protection.
One of the key takeaways from the lecture was the connection between ethics and data. Dr. Chilamkurti demonstrated how ethical considerations play a vital role in handling and utilizing data responsibly. The lecture focused on privacy concerns and data protection, highlighting the importance of safeguarding personal information in an era where data is so easily accessible and some real-life examples were shared to underline the risks and consequences of data breaches.
Dr. Chilamkurti also discussed the issue of uneven access to technology and underrepresented cases, emphasizing the need for inclusivity and fairness in data usage.
Softwarica College believes that fostering awareness of data ethics and privacy is crucial in today's digital era. This guest lecture showcases Softwarica’s commitment to providing students with valuable knowledge from esteemed experts in the field. In light of this event, Softwarica College continues to prioritize the ethical use of data and data privacy in the education of its students.
About Softwarica College of IT and E-commerce:
Softwarica College, in collaboration with Coventry University, is transforming education in Nepal. Since its establishment in 2010, the college has excelled in offering undergraduate programs like BSc (Hons) Computing and BSc (Hons) Ethical Hacking and Cybersecurity, granting students prestigious Coventry University degrees. With a focus on practical learning, state-of-the-art facilities, and valuable internship opportunities, Softwarica College prepares students for success both nationally and internationally, making it a beacon of academic excellence in the country.
For more information about Softwarica College, please contact:
Aadil Khan, Student Outreach Manager
Mahakabi Marg, Dillibazar, Kathmandu
Contact No.: 01 4541577 / 4525661
Or, visit: www.softwarica.edu.np