The Department of Computing and ICT Club of Saegis Campus have teamed up with the Internet Society (ISOC) Sri Lankan Chapter to proudly present the “Safer Internet Day 2020” at the auditorium of the campus on 18th February.
The event was held to mark the global safer internet day which is celebrated on 11th February, annually.
The large gathering of Saegis students have been enlighten by 03 highly interesting presentations delivered by Ms. Sagarika Wickramasekara of ISOC, Mr. Deenadayalan Nagaratnam of Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Response Team (SLCERT) and Attorney at Law Ms. Umeshika Dalapadadu on Safer Internet Accessibility, Cyberbullying, disinformations, Cyber Safety and Safer Internet Laws respectively. The president of ISOC Sri Lanka chapter Mr. Praad de Silva has presented an introduction on the ISOC, its functions and its contribution for the make the public aware on accessing internet safer manner.
The event was graced by the Vice Chancellor of Saegis Campus Senior Professor Hareendra Dissabandara as the chief guest and Senior professor Lalith Samarakoon, the Director of Academic Affairs.
Head of the Department Dr. Prabath Weerasinghe delivered the welcome speech while Senior Lecturer Mr. Prabath Samarasinghe (ISOC Executive Committee member of ISOC) who was instrumental of bringing the the event to Saegis has proposed the vote of thank.