The seed for the Computer Society of India (CSI) was first shown in the year 1965 with a handful of IT enthusiasts who were a computer user group and felt the need to organize their activities. They also wanted to share their knowledge and exchange of ideas on what they felt was a fast emerging sector. Today the CSI takes pride in being the largest and most professionally managed association of and for IT professionals in India. The purposes of the Society are scientific and educational directed towards the advancement of the theory and practice of computer science and IT. The organisation has grown to an enviable size of 100,000 strong members consisting of professionals with varied backgrounds including Software developers, Scientists, Academicians, Project Managers, CIO's , CTO's & IT vendors to just name a few. It has spread its branches all over the country. Currently having more than 500 student branches and rooted firmly at 73 different locations, CSI has plans of opening many more chapters & activity centers in smaller towns and cities of the country. The idea is to spread the knowledge, and provide opportunities to as many interested as possible.
IEEE is a non profit professional association with more than 3,67,000 members including 73,000 students in over 150 countries. The global organization helps and supports development and application of technology and science around the world for the benefit of the humanity, the individual and the professional IEEE serves as a major publisher of scientific journals and as a conference organizer. It is also a leading developer of industrial standards in broad range of disciplines including electric power, and energy, biomedical technology and health care, information technology, information assurance, telecommunications and nano technology. IEEE develops and participates in educational activities such as accreditation of electrical engineering programmes in institutions of higher learning.
The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is the leading National Professional non-profit making society for the Technical Education System. ISTE chapter college of Engineering Perumon is an active chapter under ISTE Kerala Section and regularly conducts different types of programmes with the motto of Career and Personality Development of Teachers and Students.