Educational tour in four silicon valley based companies has been organized, for all students enrolled in the freshman year B.S. (Computer Science). The tour will be from 20th of November to 24th of November. Every student should participate. Enrollment is on at the Department of Computer Science. Students should make their own travel arrangements upto San Jose, CA from where the tour will commence.
Rooms have been booked at a discounted rate at the Days Inn San Jose Milpitas on a twin sharing basis. A coach has been arranged for all days for visits to the companies. The companies that have agreed to host students for a working tour include Adobe Systems, AKM Semiconductor, Gainspan and Global VR. These are companies that are at the cutting edge of technology today in the valley and students will greatly benefit from participating in this tour. The last day will include vists to some scenic places in San Jose.
The student co-ordinator for the tour is Ben Williams.