Careers in Drupal Web Development

Speaker: Somokanta Sharma, Iksula

Date: 11 October 2012 | Time 8.00 PM

About Somokanta Sharma, Iksula

Somokanta Sharma leads Technology Practice at Iksula and is also a part of the Board Of Directors. From developing complex projects to managing his teams, he loves it all! He is amazing at technology - hard core development, architecture and program management. He loves speaking to students about technology and careers.

About the Company:
Iksula specializes in providing complete solutions for Internet and direct commerce companies globally. The company is young, dynamic and fun. The average age of the employees in the company is 24years. Iksula is an Acquia Certified Drupal Development company and has developed some of the world's most complex applications using Drupal. Find out more about them here - www.iksula.in


About Careers in Drupal Web Development

Drupal is one of the Most Powerful Frameworks out there and the best part is - Its all free! The immense support, info and community makes it easy for a tech savvy individual to kickstart his/her career as a Drupal Developer in almost no time. There is a big demand for Drupal developers in the Indian and Overseas market and a serious opportunity for engineers/tech-graduates.

Why Drupal is important:
Drupal is a Content Management System used by some of the world's top companies including Yahoo, MTV, BBC, Forbes, Mercedes Benz, Linkedin and The Discover Channel. Drupal powers over 2% of the websites in the world. Drupal is an Application Framework used to make web applications


What the webinar will cover:

  • What is Drupal?
  • Why are people using Drupal?
  • Careers/Opportunities in Drupal. Jobs!!!
  • How can you kickstart your career in Drupal and get a job in less than 3 months?
  • Make your first drupal website in 15 min

 


Quick guide to learning Android App Development

Speaker: Ricky Laishram

Date: 21 September 2012 | Time 8.00 PM

About Ricky Laishram

Ricky is the co-founder of Digitizor Media & Web, a boutique mobile and web app development Studio with offices in Pune and Mumbai. Ricky leads the Technology and Software Development division of his company.

Ricky has ample experience in delivering Web and Mobile Applications based on Android, iOS & HTML5 for more than 30 clients including a couple of fortune 500 companies.

Ricky specializes in developing applications right from the conceptualization phase till complete build. Apart from application development, Ricky has conducted over 15 Android and mobile application development workshops at various colleges and institutes that have been attended b an audience of over 2000 students till date.


About Quick guide to learning Android App Development

Mobile Platform in India is going to be one of the fastest growing areas in terms of Job and Entrepreneurial Oportunities. However it also demands learning and keeping up with cutting edge technologies. This webinar will introduce you to the Android development platform and give you the initial boost to embark on a journey of awesome app developement both for passion and money.


Webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Brief Introduction to the Mobile and mobile app development scenario
  • How Android is placed in today's mobile world - comparison with iOS and other platforms
  • Find out How You can create a fully functional Android app in just under 15 minutes
  • Career and growth opportunities in the Mobile development sector
  • How you can make money with Android Apps - tens of thousands of developers are minting cash each month just by making apps



Date: Friday, Sept 21st, 2012
Time: 8pm-9pm (Indian Std. Time, GMT +5:30)

Register now for this FREE webinar!


Valuable Technical Skills that IT Companies Want

Speaker: Chinmay Inamdar

Date: 01 September 2012 | Time 5.30 PM

About Chinmay Inamdar

Chinmay Inamdar is a corporate trainer in one of the top IT companies in India. With over 12 years of experience in teaching and over 8 years in corporate training, Chinmay Inamdar has taught over 5000 professionals and over 4000 aspiring professionals in subject such as C/C++, Data Structures, Perl Scripting, Linux/Unix, Bash Scripting, Core Java, Adv. Java and other subjects essential to perform well in corporations.

Chinmay's students are generally from different professional backgrounds, most of them are IT professionals. He also teaches college under-graduates from Engineering colleges across India, to equip them with a more implementation oriented mind-set.

Over the years Chinmay has developed excellent training methods and material that allows his students to get a good grasp of the subject. His teaching style has allowed beginner's to develop strong basics and advanced programmers to tackle real-time issues.


About Valuable Technical Skills that IT Companies Want

In this Webinar, Chinmay Inamdar will talk to you about the different technical skills important for IT company applicants to develop. Skills that will allows applicants to standout. He will give you some real-time examples of technical skills being applied on-job.

Who should attend?
Students who will be applying for On-campus and Off-campus jobs. Pre-final year students who want to learn job specific technical skills.

During the webinar you will learn about:

  • Which skills are important for IT companies.
  • What you can do to develop or improve such skills.
  • Practical examples
  • Question and Answer

Date: Sat, Sept 1st, 2012
Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM (Indian Std. Time, GMT +5:30)

Register now for this FREE webinar now to learn what skills IT companies require of job applicants.


Essays that Stick

Speaker: Linda Abraham

Date: 23 August 2012 | Time 8.00 PM

About Linda Abraham

Linda Abraham is the founder and president of Accepted.com, the premier admissions consultancy. She is also the co-founder, first president, and current board member of the Association of International Graduate Admissions Consultants.

Since 1994, Linda has advised thousands of clients applying to top graduate programs. Her expert personal coaching and editing, as well as the concrete, cogent admission tips she has written on the Accepted.com, Admissions blog and in more than a dozen grad school admissions books and ebooks, have benefitted countless applicants.

As a leading expert in grad school admissions consulting, Linda has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Sunday Times of London, MBA Podcaster, Beat the GMAT, GMAT Club, Poets and Quants, PagalGuy, and other media outlets and web sites.


About Essays that Stick

In this webinar Linda Abraham, founder and president of Accepted.com, will present "Essays that Stick", and teach you how to create a memorable statement of purpose, personal statement, or MBA application essay using the strategies and tactics revealed in Chip and Dan Heath's bestseller, Made to Stick.

Who should attend?
Students interested in applying for Masters to top US schools; Business, Law, Med and Engg. Schools.

During the webinar you will learn how to:

  • Write a memorable essay.
  • Present yourself authentically, distinctively, and engagingly.
  • Apply the six key principles of SUCCES from Made to Stick to your essays
  • Question and Answer

Date: 23,August, 2012
Time: 8pm - 9pm

Register now for this FREE webinar now to learn how to create a compelling application essay or personal statement that the adcoms will enjoy and remember.


The SAT and American Colleges

Speaker: Katherine Katsenis

Date: 14 June 2012 | Time 8.00 PM

About Katherine Katsenis

Katherine has been preparing students for the verbal section of exams for over 15 years. In her own words "I am an effective teacher who can help you improve your score in just 3-4 lessons. Additionally, I am a teacher of ESL and have much experience helping English Language Learners to do well on verbal portions of standardized exams.
I have taught college philosophy and logic for over 10 years and I have taught high school for over 5 years. In 2004 I became a National Board Certified Teacher here in the United States. In 1997 I began my own business Lyceum Tutorial Services where I started focusing on helping students reach their academic goals.
As a college professor, I am very aware of the SAT scores needed to get in to a good American college."


About The SAT and American Colleges

In this webinar Katherine covers the basics - comprehensively. Everything about the SAT and how it is important for admissions to US colleges, especially for the elite undergraduate programs. Even those who are largely aware of the application processes, and the SAT patterns and formats will find themselves rid of misconceptions.


How to ace the CS exam - four key tips!

Speaker: Ms. Neha Laddha

Date: 14 April 2012 | Time 11.30 AM

About Ms. Neha Laddha

Ms. Neha Laddha is an entrepreneur and a passionate teacher. She is a qualified Company Secretary and M.B.A and has been teaching for over 4 years. She has taught over 2000 students and has successfully set up and run an institute for CA/CS aspiring students in Indore. Besides, she has also written two books for MBA students on Business Ethics and Information Technology, which is very popular in DAVV University.

She has also worked as a CS in a listed company for over 3 years and was involved in looking after multiple aspects of commerce including: legal, financial and compliances in the organisation ranging from merger/demerger of companies to listing of shares on stock exchanges. 

Presently she is teaching CS students at Yeshas Academy and also associated with Jain College in Bangalore, India. Neha truly believes that “learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardor & attained to with diligence.”

 


About How to ace the CS exam - four key tips!

Ms. Neha Laddha presents a webinar relevant to all students enrolled in CS. It covers tips on how to take the exam very well, infact, how to 'Ace It'! The webinar will run for a total of about 60 minutes. Ms. Laddha will speak for about 45 minutes from her rich experience in teaching students over the last 5 years. And then we will take questions for about 15 minutes! The topics that will be covered are as follows:

  • Brief introduction about CS
  • Scope of CS
  • How to prepare for the CS exam
  • Last Minute revision for the exam
  • How to present the answers in the examinition
  • Do's and Dont's in the examiniation hall
Key benefits from attending the webinar to put students well on the way to (a) mastering the art of writing CS exams and (b) building confidence in actually taking the exam.          

How to ace CS exam - 4 tips!

Speaker: Neha Laddha

Date: 08 April 2012 | Time 3.30 PM

About Neha Laddha

Ms. Neha Laddha is an entrepreneur and a passionate teacher. She is a qualified Company Secretary and M.B.A and has been teaching for over 4 years. She has taught over 2000 students and has successfully set up and run an institute for CA/CS aspiring students in Indore. Besides, she has also written two books for MBA students on Business Ethics and Information Technology, which is very popular in DAVV University.

She has also worked as a CS in a listed company for over 3 years and was involved in looking after multiple aspects of commerce including: legal, financial and compliances in the organisation ranging from merger/demerger of companies to listing of shares on stock exchanges. 

Presently she is teaching CS students at Yeshas Academy and also associated with Jain College in Bangalore, India. Neha truly believes that “learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardor & attained to with diligence.”

 


About How to ace CS exam - 4 tips!

Ms. Neha Laddha presents a webinar relevant to all students enrolled in CS. It covers tips on how to take the exam very well, infact, how to 'Ace It'! The webinar will run for a total of about 60 minutes. Ms. Laddha will speak for about 45 minutes from her rich experience in teaching students over the last 5 years. And then we will take questions for about 15 minutes! The topics that will be covered are as follows:

  • Brief introduction about CS
  • Scope of CS
  • How to prepare for the CS exam
  • Last Minute revision for the exam
  • How to present the answers in the examinition
  • Do's and Dont's in the examiniation hall
Key benefits from attending the webinar to put students well on the way to (a) mastering the art of writing CS exams and (b) building confidence in actually taking the exam.                                          

HTML 5 - An introduction Webinar

Speaker: Mr. Romin Irani

Date: 01 April 2012 | Time 3.30 PM

About Mr. Romin Irani

Romin Irani - founder, Mind Storm Software has over 16+ years of experience in software development. Very well versed with various technology stacks, Romin is very passionate about reading, writing and teaching about software. Romin has worked in a variety of product start-ups, including 6 years in Silicon Valley. He has designed and implemented various applications in diversified sectors like Healthcare, Community, Reference, Productivity and Android Market with "Save a Life", "Veterans Helpers Bot" , "My Reminder" & "Word Power Agent" being amongst the award winning products. Romin is a published author of several books and articles. Some of his publications include "AXIS : Next Generation Java SOAP", "Professional Apache Tomcat" & "Developing Google Wave Gadgets using Adobe Flex". "Zipmark wants to be Your Digital Checkbook", "Great API Documentation Seen as Key to API Success" & "Swarm.fm Plays its Way to Success at Music Apps Hack Weekend" are some of the recent articles contributed by Romin to ProgrammableWeb. Having conducted a successful 2-Day Android Developer Workshop attracting 100+ students, Romin is currently focusing on training courses on AndroidHTML5 and Cloud Computing. Romin truly believes that software has the power to change lives and this pursuance keeps him invariably passionate for work.


About HTML 5 - An introduction Webinar

  • Webinar - Sub Topics
    • What is HTML5 and what it brings to the table
    • HTML5 APIs
    • See Sample code for various HTML5 APIs
  • Who should attend
    • Anyone interested in learning about HTML5, preferably folks who want to code.
  • Expected Outcome
    • Gain knowledge about HTML5

HTML 5 - An introduction Webinar Videos

Android App Development Webinar

Speaker: Mr. Romin Irani

Date: 18 March 2012 | Time 3.30 PM

About Mr. Romin Irani

Romin Irani - founder, Mind Storm Software has over 16+ years of experience in software development. Very well versed with various technology stacks, Romin is very passionate about reading, writing and teaching about software. Romin has worked in a variety of product start-ups, including 6 years in Silicon Valley. He has designed and implemented various applications in diversified sectors like Healthcare, Community, Reference, Productivity and Android Market with "Save a Life", "Veterans Helpers Bot" , "My Reminder" & "Word Power Agent" being amongst the award winning products. Romin is a published author of several books and articles. Some of his publications include "AXIS : Next Generation Java SOAP", "Professional Apache Tomcat" & "Developing Google Wave Gadgets using Adobe Flex". "Zipmark wants to be Your Digital Checkbook", "Great API Documentation Seen as Key to API Success" & "Swarm.fm Plays its Way to Success at Music Apps Hack Weekend" are some of the recent articles contributed by Romin to ProgrammableWeb. Having conducted a successful 2-Day Android Developer Workshop attracting 100+ students, Romin is currently focusing on training courses on Android, HTML5 and Cloud Computing. Romin truly believes that software has the power to change lives and this pursuance keeps him invariably passionate for work.


About Android App Development Webinar

  1. Webinar - Sub Topics
    • Overview of Android Ecosystem
    • Tools needed to write Android Apps
    • Overview of Hello World in Android
    • Overview of Extending the Hello World App to write a small Dictionary App
  2. Who should attend
    • Anyone interested in learning how to write Android apps
    • Knowledge of Java language or any high level language is nice but not mandatory
  3. Expected Outcome
    • Gain knowledge about Android ecosystem and Tools needed to develop App
    • See how easy it is to get started and thereby ignite your interest to take up a detailed course on Android development

Android App Development Webinar Videos