SCHEDULE

AGENDA

Don't Miss any Session Throughout All 4 Days

Saturday, 09th January

01

5.00 PM - 5.10 PM Opening Ceremony

The long-awaited starts with the presence of international and local speakers & more than 450 delegates.

02

5.10 PM - 5.20 PM Welcome speech

Welcome all the participants and other supported parties by Prof. Ruwan Gopura, Chairperson at IEEE Sri Lanka Section

03

5.20 PM - 5.55 PM Keynote - Ms.Melissa Sassi

Meet Melissa, an experienced public speaker who has given 100+ talks at UN events, education summits, tech conferences, and keynotes on a diverse range of topics. We are sure the delegates will find her energy and infectious enthusiasm highly engaging, and learn a lot in the process as well.

Ms.Melissa Sassi
04

5.55 PM - 6.00 PM Exclusive Partner - LSEG

While you enjoy the experience at SLSYWC’20 let’s take a moment to listen to a message from our exclusive partner London Stock Exchange Group.

LSEG
05

6.00 PM - 6.30 PM Ice Breaking Session

After an insightful keynote it’s time to loosen up the tensed brain cells with an icebreaker.

06

6.30 PM - 6.35 PM Silver Partner - CMS

It’s time to take a look at our silver partner’s message for the delegates.

CMS
07

6.35 PM - 7.05 PM Game

SLSYWC’20 is not all about knowledge. It's networking time. Let’s join with 400+ delegates in a challenging yet entertaining environment.

08

7:05 PM Closing Remarks

With the takebacks and experiences from Day 01 let’s wait for Day 02 of the hallmark event.

Sunday, 10th January

01

5.00 PM - 5.05 PM Starting - Day 02

Day 02 is packed with more interesting events that delegates will surely benefit from.

02

5.05 PM - 5.40 PM Keynote - Mr. John Day

The keynote speaker of Day 02 is Mr.John Day, Director and Member products & programs at IEEE. We are certain that his experiences will motivate our delegates to engage in volunteering.

03

5.40 PM - 5.45 PM Exclusive Partner - LSEG

It's time to hear a message from our exclusive partner London Stock Exchange Group.

LSEG
04

5.45 PM - 6.25 PM IEEE T20

This session will be conducted by Dr.Subodha Charles, Vice-chair, Education Awards | IEEE Entrepreneurship, and Mr.Pasan Pethiyagoda, IEEE Task Force Member- I/O Standard Development in Utility Automation Systems Study Groups. It’s time to be inspired with the volunteering experiences of two amazing volunteers.

05

6.25 PM - 6.30 PM Silver Partner - CMS

Let’s listen to our silver partner’s message for the delegates.

CMS
06

6.30 PM - 7.00 PM Networking session

Networking with new faces is the best part of the IEEESLSYWC’20. This time a bit different than the previous ones. Yes, it's virtual.

07

7.00 PM - 7.40 PM IEEE Student Track

Time to know about membership benefits and volunteering experiences with Mr.Peshan Sampath, Students Activities Committee Chairman, and Mr.Chamika Subusinghe, Student Representative.

08

7:40 PM Closing Remarks

With the successful completion of Day 01 and Day 02, let's wait for more joy and fascinating events on the next weekend.

Saturday, 16th January

01

4.40 PM - 4.45 PM Starting - Day 03

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02

4.45 PM - 5.40 PM IEEE WIE Track

IEEE Women in Engineering promotes women engineers and scientists and inspires girls around the world to follow their academic interests to a career in engineering. Let's have a look at how it benefits society.

03

5.40 PM - 6.15 PMKeynote - Mr. Shehan Kumar

The first keynote speaker of Day 03 is Mr.Shehan Kumar. We are pretty certain that his words on personal branding will bring out your best version.

04

6.15 PM - 6.20 PM Exclusive Partner - LSEG

Let's pay our attention to a message from our exclusive partner London Stock Exchange Group.

LSEG
05

6.20 PM - 6.25 PM Silver Partner - CMS

It's time to listen to a message from our silver partner CMS for the delegates.

CMS
06

6.30 PM - 7.05 PM Keynote - Dr. Roberto Saracco

The second keynote speaker of Day 03 is Dr.Roberto Saracco. We all knew that this pandemic made a lot of changes especially in the data landscape. The topic for this session is ‘An accelerated Digital Transformation, courtesy of the pandemic’.

07

7:10 PM - 7.40 PM Partnership Session - LSEG

Time to join with our exclusive partners, London Stock Exchange group.

08

7:40 PM - 7.45 PM Closing Remarks

With the lessons learnt from Day 03, let’s wait for the last day, Day 04 of the grandest event.

Sunday, 17th January

01

5.00 PM - 5.05 PM Starting Day 04

It is the final day of IEEE SLSYWC’20.

02

5.05 PM - 6.05 PM Panel discussion

Dr.Sanjiva Weerawarana, Ms.Kasturi Chellaraja, Prof Ranjith Dissanayake, Mr. Dhanushka Fernando will oin with us to share their thoughts on pandemic and the job market. The moderator for this session is Mr.Nisthar Cassim.

03

6.05 PM - 6.30 PM IEEE Sri Lanka Section Awards nights

This is the most awaited part of the IEEESLSYWC’20. This is the platform that will appreciate the efforts put forth by the IEEE volunteering community by recognizing their accomplishments under several award categories.

04

6.30 PM - 6.35 PM Exclusive Partner - LSEG

It's time for a message from our exclusive partner London Stock Exchange Group.

LSEG
05

6.35 PM - 7.00 PM IEEE Young Professional Track

IEEE Young Professionals provides career advantage resources and helps members leverage the power of the global network through its expanding Affinity Groups and volunteer opportunities. We are very sure that this session by IEEE Young Professionals will provide you with a lot of information.

06

7.00 PM - 7.05 PM Silver Partner - CMS

Let's have a moment for our silver partner’s message for the delegates.

CMS
07

7:05 PM Closing ceremony

This is the successful completion of ninth consecutive SLSYWC. Let's wait for SLSYWC’21.