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Workshop on Latex

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“THE CAPACITY TO LEARN IS A GIFT;

THE ABILITY TO LEARN IS A SKILL;

THE WILLINGNESS TO LEARN IS A CHOICE;”

Learning something new that too in a field of interest is something that humans prefer more. Just keeping this in mind IEEE ADIT Student Branch organized a one day workshop on Latex. Latex is a very good tool to prepare Report, Presentations, Thesis, Book and research papers.

On the morning of 11th Jan 2018 IEEE ADIT SB arranged a one-day workshop on Latex from morning 9:30am to 4:30pm. Here the total participants were 24 including 15 NON-IEEE Members and 9 IEEE members. The workshop was held in Room No 331 ADIT. The workshop was carried out by three speakers PROF. MEHUL THAKKAR, Dr. PRAVIN PRAJAPATI and PROF. SAMIR TRAPASIYA. All the sessions were on a common topic Latex. The event started with snacks and tea. Then there was an introductory lecture by PROF. MEHUL THAKKAR, were he introduced about the whole day event schedule and topics to be covered by concerned speaker.

Dr. PRAVIN PRAJAPATI was the first speaker of the day. He introduced about Latex,

What is Latex?

Why to use Latex?

What are benefits of using Latex over MS Word?

He conducted an introductory session on the main domain of the day. His session lasted long for 45 min. After that PROF. MEHUL THAKKAR continued on various functions of Latex. He discussed about various tags and how & when to apply them. Then he carried out hands on session on how to use Latex, by practicing the attendees to form a Thesis. His practical session lasted long till afternoon 12:30.

Than the attendees were energized with lunch. After lunch the session was conducted by the main speaker of the day PROF. SAMIR TRAPASIYA. He is an expert Latex operator. Rest of the session was carried out by him. Students had a hands on session. Expert showed the attendees his own make Thesis. At the end of the workshop PROF. SAMIR TRAPASIYA was honored with token of gratitude.

No of Participants: 24

Event Type: Technical

Event Level: Branch

Date: January 11, 2018

Duration: One Day

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