Recent and Upcoming Activity

  • PhD Thesis Examiner, Faculty  of Engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
  • Faculty Assessor, National Institute of Advanced Studies,  Bengaluru
  • Chairman, Selection Committee, JRF, Project Assistant, Post-Doctoral and Research Associate, National Institute of Advanced Studies, June and Aug 2018,Bengaluru
  • Inaugural/Keynote Address, Workshop on Novel Trends in Scientific Computing, Naval Research Board (NRB),5 July 2018,Cochin
  • Distinguidshed Adjunct Professor, IIIT Naya  Raipur, July 2018-till date
  • Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Cognitive Biometrics,  Inderscience Publishers
  • Member, Editorial Board, International  Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems,  Inderscience  Publishers
  • Member,Advisory Committee, First International Conference on Machine Learning, Image Processing, Networks, and Data Sciences(MIND’2019), National Institute of Technology, Kurukhetra, Haryana,March 3-4,2019.
  • National Advisory Chair, Fourth IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Electronics, Information and Communication Technology(RTEICT),Sri  Venkateswara College of Engineering, Bengaluru, May 2019.
  • Distinguished Speaker, Pre-Conference Tutorials,5th International Conference on Emerging Research in Computing, Information, Communication and  Application, ERCICA 2018, Nitte  Meenkashi  Institute of Technology, Bengaluru,26 July 2018
  • PhD Thesis Examiner, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SASTRA University, Tanjore
  • Plenary Speaker, Sixth International Conference on Issues and Challenges in Doctoral Research(ICICDR-2018),Sponsored by  Global Network of Doctorates on the’’ World Doctorates Day’’, NIAS,Christ University and ITM University,Gwalior,Bengaluru,25 Aug 2018
  • Invited Speaker on ‘’ Artificial Intelligence  and Societal Implications’’, NIAS Directors’ Level Programme on ‘Policy for Science and Science  for Policies’, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru,  Oct 1-5,2018
  • Plenary and Inauguration Talk, 8th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communications(ICACC 2018),   Rajagiri School  of Engineering and Technology,Kochi,13 Sep 2018
  • Chief Guest, Freshers’ Day,  Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Bengaluru,13 Aug 2018
  • Chief  Guest, Freshers’ Day, Nitte Meenakshi  Institute of Technology, B engaluru,6 Aug 2018
  • Expert Member, Promotion Committee, Departments of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology, Anna University, Chennai,17-18 Sep 2018
  • Member, Advisory Committee and Keynote Speaker, 3rd International Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology(ICIET-2019),Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Arya College of Engineering, Jaipur,  12-13 April 2019
  • Invited Talk ’’ Interplay Between IoT and Big Data: Research Issues’’ Department of Computer Applications, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar,17 Aug 2017.
  • Inaugural Keynote Address’’ HPC Applications in Big Data ,IoT and Deep Learning’’, CDAC’s Faculty Development Program on HPC and Machine Learning,15-16 Feb 2018.
  • Inaugural Address, Eleventh International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies(ICACCT 2018),Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology,Panipat,Haryana,17 Feb 2018.
  • Member, International Advisory Committee, CICBA 2018, Kolkota.
  • Chief Guest, Convocation Ceremony, Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology, Panipat, 17 Feb 2018.
  • Chief Guest, Annual Day and Cultural Event, Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology, Panipat, 17 Feb 2018.
  • Chief Guest, Science Day Celebrations, IIT Bhubaneswar, 28 Feb 2018.
  • Special Talk’’ Trends in AI and Cybersecurity Related to Space Systems’’, NIAS Course on ‘Space in India’s Foreign Policy’, 19-23 March 2018,NIAS,Bangalore.
  • Keynote Speaker, First International Conference on Contemporary Advances in Innovation and Applicable Information Technology(ICCAIAIT-2018),Kingston Educational Institute (KEI)Kolkota,24-25 March 2018.
  • Member, Expert PAMC Committee, DST ICPS Project Meeting, IIT Delhi, 12-13 March 2018.
  • Member, Advisory Council, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Bangalore.
  • Convener, Inter Academy Lecture Workshop on’ ’Cloud Computing in Data Analytics’, Maharani’s Science College for Women,  Bangalore,16-17 Apr 2018.
  • Invited Speaker on ’’Emerging Facets of AI and its Impact on the Society’’ , NIAS Science Communication Round Table Discussion Meeting on ‘’Artificial Intelligence: Promise, Perception and Preparedness’’, National Institute of Advanced Studies,Bangalore,11 Apr 2018.
  • Convener, NIAS Science Communication Round Table Discussion Meeting on ‘’Artificial Intelligence: Promise, Perception and Preparedness’’, National Institute of Advanced Studies,Bangalore,11 Apr 2018.
  • Chief Guest, College Day and Farewell Function, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Bangalore,21 Apr 2018.
  • Guest of Honour, Inaugural Function and Invited Speaker, Inter Academy Lecture Workshop on ‘’ Data Analytics in Cloud Computing’’, Maharani’s Science College for Women, Bangalore, 16-17 Apr 2018.
  • Guest of Honour, Chairman, Jury Panel, National Technical Project Exhibition, Dr.Ambedkar 127th Birth Day Celebrations,  Dr.Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bangalore,14 Apr 2018.
  • Member, National Advisory Board, CSI Annual Convention 2018, Udaipur,December 14-16,2018.
  • Member, Technical Committee and Invited Speaker, Fourth IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications(ICCC), Chengdu, China, Dec 7-10,2018.
  • Chief Guest and Keynote Speaker, National Conference on Advances in Computing and IT, Reva University, Bangalore, 11-12 May 2018.
  • Chief Guest and Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Smart Computing, Communication and Control (ICSC3 2018),St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore,11-12 June 2018.
  • Member, Expert Advisory Committee on Data Science, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology.
  • Honorary Technical Advisor, Research and Development, Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gunupur, Odisha.
  • Session Chairman, NIAS Wednesday Lecture on’’ So You Think You Can Count’’, NIAS, Bangalore, 16 May 2018.
  • Member, Selection Committee, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIIT Naya Raipur, 20 May 2018.
  • General Chair, Third international Conference on Electrical, Communication and Information Technologies (ICECIT-2018), Srinivasa Ramanujan Institute of Technology,  Ananatapur, 20-22 Dec 2018.
  • Invited Talk on ”Interplay between IoT and Big Data: Research Issues”, Department of Computer Applications,  Utkal  University, Bhubaneswar,17 Aug 2017.
  • Chairman, JRF to SRF Conversion Interview, DST INSPIRE Program, SASTRA University,Thanjavur,27 Nov 2017.
  • Member, Selection Committee, Dept of Computer Science and Engineering, SRM University,  Amaravathi  Campus,16 Nov 2017.
  • Talk  at Wednesday Discussion Meeting ”From Turing Test to Humanoid Citizenship: An Intelligence Race Between Machine and its Maker?” National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, 22 Nov 2017.
  • Panelist,Workshop on “Minds and Machines: Debates on the Nature of Intelligence and Experience” ,National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, 27 Dec 2017.
  • Inaugural Keynote Speaker, ”Faculty Development Program on Advances and Development with EDA Tools in Embedded and Communication Design for Researchers”, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering,Bengaluru,11 Dec 2017.
  • Honorary Chair,5th IEEE International Conference on Soft Computing and Machine Intelligence ISCMI, Univ of Nairobi, Kenya, 21-22 Nov 2018.
  • General Chair, 11th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies(11th ICACCT 2018),APIIT, Panipat, Haryana, 17-18 Feb 2018.
  • Chairman, Program Advisory & Monitoring Committee(PAMC)-Digital POOMPUHAR, Dept of Science &Technology, Govt of India,  Coimbatore,11-12 Jan 1018.
  • Member, Jury, TECHgium Contest, Larsen & Toubro, Dec 2017.
  • Invited Speaker,52nd Annual CSI Convention,Kolkota,19-21 Jan 2018.
  • PhD Thesis Examiner, Indian Institute of Engineering, Science and Technology, Shibpur, Howrah, Jan 2018.
  • Invited Speaker, Workshop on “Minds and Machines: Debates on the Nature of Intelligence and Experience”, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, 27 Dec 2017.
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Second International Conference on Integrated Intelligent Computing, Communication & Security (ICIIC-2018), S J B Institute of Technology,24-25  Jan 2018.
  • Inaugural Chief Guest, second International Conference on Integrated Intelligent Computing, Communication & Security(ICIIC-2018),S J B Institute of Technology,24-25 Jan 2018.
  • Keynote Speaker, International Seminar on ”Altruism, wellbeing and Purpose; Vantage Views on Planetary Life and its Meaning from Biology, Indian Philosophy and the Arts”, National Institute of Advanced Studies and Messaging Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence(METI) International, NIAS, Bengaluru, 1-2 Feb 2018.
  • Invited Keynote Speaker, National Level Power Seminar, Department of Computer Science, Kristu Jayanti Autonomous College,   Bengaluru, 15 Feb 2018.
  • Chief Guest and Keynote Speaker, Workshop on Promotion of Academic Integrity, Research Methodology and Plagiarism Prevention, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering,Bengaluru,22-23 Jan 2018.
  • Member,Advisory Committee, Fifth International conference on Emerging Research in Computing, Information,Communication and Applications(ERCICA-2018),Nitte Meenkashi Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, 27-28 July 2018.
  • General Chair, 14th International Conference on Information Processing(ICINPRO), 21-23 Dec 2018, Bengaluru.
  • Member, Selection Committee, Department of Computer Science, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning(Deemed University), 24 Aug 2017.
  • Invited Talk on’’ Big Data: Big Challenges for Academia and Industry’’,CSI Student Branch,KIIT University,Bhubaneswar,18 Aug 2017.
  • Invited Talk on’’Current trends in Advanced Computing’’,Odisha Bigyan Academy,Bhubaneswar,Odisha,16 Sep 2017.
  • Invited Talk on’’Internet  of Things: Evolution, Standards, and  Challenges’’, College of Engineering, Koustuv Group of Institutions, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, 16 Sep 2017.
  • Invited Talk on’’ Current Trends in Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, and Data Analytics’’, Department of Computer Science, Utkal University,Bhubaneswar,15 and 16 Sep 2017.
  • Board of Studies  Meeting, School of Engineering, Department of Computer Science, Indrashil University, Gujarat, Oct 2017.
  • Invited Talk on’’ Challenges in Healthcare Analytics’’, Science Education Program of IASc, INSA, and NASc, N  G P Institute of Technology, Coimbatore,27 Sep 2017.
  • External Examiner for PhD Thesis, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Malaya, Sep 2017.
  • Session Chair and Invited Speaker, Digital India Session, India International Science Festival(IISF),Chennai,13-16 Oct 2017.
  • Invited Talk ‘’Current Trendes in Advanced Computing’’, CSI Student Branch, Rajalakshmi Engineering College,Chennai,14 Oct 2017.
  • Invited Talk;;Current Trends in Advanced Computing’’, CSI Student Branch, Jeppiar Engineering College,14 Oct 2017.
  • Chief Guest and Keynote Speaker on ‘’ IoT,  Big Data and High Performance Computing’’, Veer Surendra  Sai University, Burla,  Sambalapur,24 Oct 2017.
  • Chief Guest and Inaugural Address on ‘’Deep Learning and High Performance Computing’’, C V Raman College of Engineering, Bhubaneswar,10 Nov 2017.
  • Invited Talk on High Performance Computing in Big Data, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita Vishwa  Vidya  Peetham(University), Amrita School of Engineering,Bangalore,5 May 2017.
  • PhD Thesis Examiner and Oral Defence Examiner, Division of Science and Technology, BNU-HKBU United International College, Hong Kong, 12 July 2017 at Zhuhai,China.
  • Chief Guest, Course Completion Day for Final Year Students, Sri  Venkateswara College of Engineering,Bangalore,1 June 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker, Third National Conference on Advancements in Information Technology(NCAIT-2017),JSS Academy of Technical Education,Bangalore,19 May 2017.
  • Guest of Honour, Seventeenth Graduation Day, The Federation of International Student Association,Bangalore,10 June 2017.
  • Member, National Advisory Committee, International Conference on Computer Network Security and Computing, Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering, Bangalore,25-26 May 2018.
  • Member,Faculty Selection Committee, IIIT Naya Raipur,24-25 July 2017.
  • Member,Board of Studies, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indrashil University, Dhandhuka, Ahmedabad.
  • Invited Speaker on Big Data and Cloud Computing, 29th GISFI Series Meeting and IEEE 5 G Summit, Siksha O Anushandhan University,Bhubaneswar, Aug 17-18, 2017.
  • Academic Council Chair, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Sri Venkareshwara College of Engineering, Bangalore.
  • Invited Speaker on ‘Cloud as a Service Provider for Big Data and Internet of Things’, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, 10 July 2017.
  • Invited Speaker on ’IIOT: Trends and Challenges’,Conference on ‘IOT Experience Helps India Embrace Industries 4.0’,Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre,Nesco,Goregaon,Mumbai,10 Aug 2017.
  • Guest of Honour, Second IEEE International Conference on Recent Trends in Electronics, Information & Communication Technology, Sri  Venkateswara College of Engineering,Bengaluru,19 May 2017.
  • Member, Advisory Board, Board of Research and Analysis in Intuitive Neuroscience(BRAINS),Calicut University, Kerala.
  • Sixteenth Prof. Bhubaneswar Behera  Memorial Lecture Speaker, Institution of Engineers(India) Local Centre, Bhubaneswar, 19 Feb 2017, “A Journey Towards Achieving Excellence in Technical Education”.
  • Invited Talk on “Technology of 2020 and Beyond for Information Technology and Biotechnology Industries”, MITS School of Biotechnology,Bhubaneswar,20 Feb 2017.
  • Invited Talk on “Interplay Between Data Science and Internet of Things”,  Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Institution of Technical Education and Research, Siksha ‘O’ Anushandhan  University,Bhubaneswar,20 Feb 2017.
  • Invited Talk on “Engineering Research: Challenges, Joys, and Opportunities”, Suddhananda Group of Institutions,Bhubaneswar,21 Feb 2017.
  • Invited Talk on ”Data Analytics and its Prospects in Basic Science Curriculum”, S N R Sons College, Coimbatore, Lecture Workshop on Big Data Analytics(IASc, NASI, INSA), 23 Feb 2017.
  • Expert Member, INSPIRE SRF Evaluation Committee, SASTRA University,2 March 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker, Second International Conference on Modern Mathematical Methods and High Performance Computing in Science and Technology,M3HPCST 2018,4-6 Jan 2018, Indraprastha  Engineering College, Ghaziabad.
  • Member, Selection Committee, Department of Computer Science and Engineering ,IIT Ropar,14 March 2017.
  • PhD Thesis Examiner, Satyabhama  University, Feb 2017.
  • Invited Talk on”Big Data: Prospects and Challenges”, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar, 20 Feb 2017.
  • Chief Guest and Chairman, Panel of Judges, Technical Exhibition, National Level Techno Exhibition-2017,126 th Birth Day Celebrations of B R Ambedkar, Dr.Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bangalore,14 Apr 2017.
  • Chief Guest, Inaugural Ceremony of National Conference on Innovations and Discoveries in Engineering and Technology, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mysuru,5 May 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker, EEE Bombay Section Symposium, Vidya Pratisthan’s Kamalnayan Bajaj Institute of Technology,Baramati,20 Dec 2016.
  • General Chair,10th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies,18-20 Nov 2016,Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology, Panipat.
  • Member, Jury Panel, Tech Panorama 2016 Technical Event,24 Nov 2016, L&T Technology Services Ltd.
  • PhD Thesis Examiner, Department of Softwrae Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Univ of Malaya, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Bhubaneswar Behera Memorial Lecture, Institution of Engineers Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar,19 Feb 2017.
  • Chief Guest,First International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Communications, and Business Analytics(CICBA-2017),Calcutta Business School, Calcutta,March 24-25,2017.
  • Member,Advisory Committee, International Conference on Computing Analytics and Networking(ICCAN 2017),KIIT University,Bhubaneswar,Odisha,15-16 Dec 2017.
  • Member, Technical Committee,3rd International Conference on Computer and Communications(ICCC 2017),Chengdu, China, Dec 13-16,2017.
  • Member, Selection Committee, Dept of Computer Science and Engineering,I IIT, Naya Raipur, Jan 10-11,2017.
  • Member, International Advisory Board, 2017 4th International Conference on Soft Computing and Machine Intelligence, Nov 22-24,2017,Mauritius.
  • Guest of Honour, Inauguration of Skill Development Centre, Nitte Meenkshi Institute of Technology,Bamgalore,13 Jan 2017.
  • Chief Guest, Second National Conference on Challenges and Opportunities in Computer Engineering(NCCOCE’ 17),17-18 February 2017,Christ University, Kengeri Campus, Bangalore.
  • Member, Scientific/Advisory Committee, Second International Conference on Modern Mathematical Methods and High Performance Computing  in Science and Technology(M3HPCST-2018),Jan 2018.Indraprastha Engineering College, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Session Chair, Session on Participation in Civic Affairs: Role of Business Ledaers,31st Annual Program for Senior Excecutives,16-21 Jan 2017,National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore.
  • Member, Steering Committee, IEEE International Conference on Smart Technology, Smart Nation(SmartTech2017),17-19 Aug 2017,Reva University, Bangalore.
  • Member, Pre-Selection Committee, INSPIRE- Faculty Awards in Engineering, DST INSPIRE Program, SASTRA University,1 March 2017.
  • Chief Guest and Guest Talk on Joys and Challenges of Engineering Research, Freshers’ Welcome Session, IIIT Naya Raipur,11 Jan 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker,  IEEE Bombay Section Symposium,Vidya Pratisthan’s Kamalnayan Bajaj Institute of Technology,Baramati,20 Dec 2016.
  • General Chair,10th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies,18-20 Nov 2016,Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology, Panipat.
  • Member,Jury Panel,Tech Panorama 2016 Technical Event,24 Nov 2016,  L&T Technology Services Ltd.
  • PhD Thesis Examiner,Department of Softwrae Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, Univ of Malaya, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Prof.Bhubaneswar Behera Memorial Lecture, Institution of Engineers Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar,19 Frb 2017.
  • Chief Guest,First International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Communications, and Business Analytics(CICBA-2017),Calcutta Business School,Calcutta,March 24-25,2017
  • Member,Advisory Committee, International Conference on Computing Analytics and Networking(ICCAN 2017),KIIT University,Bhubaneswar,Odisha,15-16 Dec 2017.
  • Member, Technical Committee,3rd International Conference on Computer and Communications(ICCC 2017),Chengdu,China,Dec 13-16,2017.
  • Member,Selection Committee,Dept of Computer Science and Engineering,IIIT,Naya Raipur,Jan 10-11,2017.
  • Member,International Advisory Board, 2017 4th International Conference on Soft Computing and Machine Intelligence, Nov 22-24,2017,Mauritius.
  • Guest of Honour, Inauguration of Skill Development Centre,Nitte Meenkshi Institute of Technology,Bamgalore,13 Jan 2017.
  • Chief Guest, Second National Conference on  Challenges and Opportunities in Computer Engineering(NCCOCE’ 17),17-18 February 2017,Christ University,Kengeri Campus,Bangalore.
  • Member,Scientific/Advisory Committee,Second International Conference on Modern Mathematical Methods and High Performance  Computing  in Science and Technology(M3HPCST-2018),Jan 2018.Indraprastha Engineering College, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Session Chair, Session on Participation in Civic Affairs: Role of Business Ledaers,31st Annual Program for Senior Excecutives,16-21 Jan 2017,National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore.
  • Member,Steering Committee, IEEE International Conference on Smart Technology, Smart Nation(SmartTech2017),17-19 Aug 2017,Reva  University, Bangalore.
  • Member, Pre-Selection Committee, INSPIRE- Faculty Awards in Engineering, DST INSPIRE  Program,SASTRA University,1 March 2017.
  • Chief  Guest and Guest Talk on Joys and Challenges of Engineering Research, Freshers’ Welcome Session, IIIT Naya Raipur,11 Jan 2017.