Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering organized a technical talk on “Cloud Computing and its Challenges”. The session was conducted by Mr. Raja Visvanathan, Scientist-B (Computer Science) at INFLIBNET Centre, An IUC of University Grant Commission (UGC), Gandhinagar, Gujarat on 10/01/2019. The session was attended by more than 150 students from both UG and PG of Computer Science Engineering and Information Science Engineering students. The speaker discussed and interacted on cloud applications and its case studies. The speaker also discussed about the various cloud computing challenges, benefits, mobilization, applications, etc. and the exponential growth data size in scientific instrumentation/simulation and social media which has triggered the wider use of cloud computing services. He also discussed the information regarding NIRF ranking with respect to cloud storage and the working of it to the students.