PMI West Bengal Chapter held two Learn, Earn and Networking sessions recently.
The first, on the topic "Blockchain — Promises and Hype," was conducted on 3 July by Sumit Kumar Ray, head – strategy and innovation, utilities industry solution unit, TCS. He gave an overview of blockchain technology, the types of blockchain in use, the challenges in this technology and the emerging ecosystem, citing real-life examples and cases studies.
The session was highly interactive. Chapter president Sumit Kumar Sinha gave a summary speech at the end of the session.
The other session on "Project Management in Cloud-based Projects," was conducted by Avijit Sen, business sales and development manager, IBM Global Business Services, and attracted participants from various sectors.