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OTC CatchUp #117

Date: 04-02-2023

Duration: 3 hrs 47 mins

Topics Discussed

  • Dheeraj Lalwani asked everyone if he should continue his internship or drop it off of preparing for off-campus placements and to focus on fitness.

    • Everyone suggested he continue his internship till he finds something better.

    • Dhiraj Chauhan suggested that once he joins the gym, he makes friends with someone over there as an accountability partner.

  • Raghav Rathi shared Gita GPT with everyone.

  • Dheeraj Lalwani talked about Dynamic Programming.

  • We talked about the tradeoffs between quality of life in India vs Abroad.

  • Jia asked how can we as Indians improve so as to keep people from moving out in search of better opportunities.

  • Jaden Furtado told everyone that surrounding yourself with good influences is super important, especially early on in college.

  • Sarah Khan shared her experience of participating in the recent hackathon - TSEC Hacks 2023 by TSEC CodeCell

  • Sarah Khan shared her new project idea - Meet-Summarizer and asked everyone for suggestions and advice on how to implement it.

  • Ashwin asked advice on how to scale communities.

  • Sarah Khan discussed her semester 4 subjects and her ambitions for the future.

  • We discussed about COVID and how it has affected many aspects of people’s lives, careers and lifestyles.

  • Saifuddin Saifee shared how he was exploring 3D Printing during COVID using Autocad Fusion 360

  • Kaustubh Khavnekar spoke about winters in Canada and Surviving in -19°C.

  • Saifuddin Saifee talked about his SIH project asked a few questions on Game Development because he has been reached out by the Government of India to continue the SIH project.

Projects Showcased

Meet Screenshot

Meet #117 screenshot

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