Vasireddy Venkatadri Institute of Technology (VVIT), under the aegis of its Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology Department, inaugurated the Information Systems and Security Association (ISSA) Student Chapter on 7th November 2018 in Seminar hall, VVIT.

Mr. Ramesh M. Reddi, senior  subject  matter  expert  at  BB&T Corporation  (Branch Banking & Trust Company), Washington DC, USA, acted as the chief  guest and key note speaker for this inaugural session.  Mr.Ramesh Reddi is a scholarly personality who got degrees from IISc Bangalore, University of Pennsylvania and Northeastern University Boston.

The event commenced by welcoming the gathering by Ms.Kamalini P, Public Relations Chair Person of VVIT GUNTUR ISSA Student chapter. Soon after inviting the dignitaries, the lamp has been lightened by the chief guest of the event, Mr.Ramesh Reddi. The event geared up with a prayer song by VVIT Music club and the addresses of Dr.Kalavathi Alla, HOD of the department of IT, Dr.R.Eswar, HOD, department of CSE and Dr.Y.Mallikarjuna Reddy, the Principal of VVIT.

Dr.R.Eswariah, HoD, CSE in his talk, said that the departments of IT/CSE of VVIT are  keen to hone the technical skills of its in turns, with a vision to exploit their in cyber security, begins the activities under ISSA. Dr.A.Kalavathi, HoD, IT, stated that they are planning several activities under VVIT-ISSA-Student Chapter that will aim at Enhancing the professional stature, expanding peer network and achieving the personal career goals by its members.


Principal of VVIT Dr.Y.Mallikarjuna Reddy addressing the students; Diginitaries on the dais : Dr.R.Eswaraiah, Mr.Ramesh Raddi, Dr.A.Kalavathi


           Principal Dr.Y.Mallikarjuna Reddy of VVIT, said that ISSA a not-for-profit,  international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members. Dr.Reddi congratulated all CSE, IT student members to be active in the VVIT ISSA student chapter and gain most out of it.


        Chief Guest MR.Ramesh.M.Reddi, inaugurating the ISSA student chapter

The following members of VVIT GUNTUR ISSA Student Chapter took charge as oficers to organize the ISSA events:



T.JayaLakshmi, Associate Professor, IT

    Faculty Advisor

D.RajaniPriya, III IT


HimaPreethi, III CSE C

Vice President

Md.Paradaz Banu, III CSE C


NagaSaiTeja, III IT


Devendar Reddy T, III CSE D

Venkatesh Konidala, III IT, 

Koushik Manikanta G, III CSE B


Kamalini Ponnuru, III CSE C,

Kretschmar K, III CSE B

Public Relations Chair Persons

soon after this, the website spcially made for ISSA student chapter has been launched by the chief guest. The url of the website is All the student chapter events will be posted in the website.Capture3