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An Expert Talk “Back to future” by Mr. Yashwant Kanetkar.

Oriental Institute of Science and Technology Bhopal, organizing an Expert Talk “Back to future” by Mr. Yashwant Kanetkar, the author of many renowned programming books, in coordination with the Departments of CSBS, CSE-AIML & CSDS on 19th April 2022, conducted in the OGI Auditorium.

Mr. Yashwant Kanetkar is one of the exceptional authors of the Computer Science field and has been recognised as an immense contribution to the IT sector. He has been awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Award for his work in programming from Microsoft for 5 consecutive years.

The event was attended by students from various Schools and Engineering Colleges from all over Bhopal. Mr. Kanetkar explained in detail about pointers and function pointers in C and also about applications of pointers like making a music player, anti-viral, and steganography.


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