World Telecommunication Day has been celebrated annually on 17 May since 1969. The date marks the anniversary of the founding of ITU on 17 May 1865, when the first International Telegraph Convention was signed in Paris. The purpose of World Telecommunication Day is to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICT) can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide The world is shifting from analog to digital faster than ever before, further exposing us to the vast promise and peril of new technologies. While the digital era has brought society many incredible benefits, we also face many challenges such as growing digital divides, cyber threats, and human rights violations online. JIT IETE students Forum celebrated the world telecommunication day and students Jagadeesh and Subramanian Srinivasan presented seminar on the topic “Telecommunication Systems”. Gayathri and team have explained their project titled, “Application of sensor in automation industries”. The objective of this event is to discuss the development in telecommunication systems